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Paul: The Emissary (1997)
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Paul: The Emissary (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Robert Marcarelli - In this impressive drama, starring Gary Cooper, we follow Saul the angry zealot to Paul the servant of Christ, who will pay any price to bring his message to the world. - Garry Cooper, Leon Lissek, Kermit Christman
Style: biblical, christian film, based on the bible
Plot: bible, demon, ship, jewish, miraculous event, earthquake, christianity, storm, prison guard, fortune teller, apostle, christian, prisoner, a vision, healing, martyr, faith, judaism, evangelist, jail cell, decapitation, execution, religious conversion, change of heart, religious persecution ...
Time: 1st century, ancient times

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, biblical, serious and thought provoking films with plots about christian, christianity, faith, religion, prayer, bible and religious conversion mostly in Drama, History and Thriller genres. Some movies like Paul: The Emissary: Faith of Our Fathers (2015), God's Not Dead 2 (2016), The Passion of the Christ (2004), In His Steps (1964), The Trump Prophecy (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Messiah: Prophecy Fulfilled (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A first century rabbi, Yehuda (Nick Mancuso), finds his true calling when he decides to follow in the footsteps of a certain Jesus of Nazareth and spread his Good Word. But in the year after Jesus' crucifixion, it's not so easy to persuade ...
Style: christian film
Plot: rabbi, religious differences, religious conversion, sermon, religion, judaism, brother brother relationship, jewish, family gatherings, easter, christianity, christian
Time: 1st century
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Faith of Our Fathers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With the Vietnam War raging in 1969, two young fathers report for duty. A man of great faith and a doubtful cynic. A quarter-century later, their sons, Wayne and John Paul (David A.R. White and Kevin Downes), meet as strangers. Guided by handwritten ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, vietnam war, faith, religious conversion, reckless driving, sergeant, christianity, bible, arrest, jail, road trip, robbery ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, 90s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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God's Not Dead 2 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a high school teacher is asked a question in class about Jesus, her reasoned response lands her in deep trouble and could expel God from the public square once and for all.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, teacher, lawsuit, faith, manipulation, prayer, school, courtroom drama, religious persecution, high school, christianity, protest ...
Place: phoenix arizona
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The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, bleak, factual, rough, epic ...
Plot: christianity, jesus christ, betrayal, jesus, religion, torture, bible, sacrifice, religions or cults, life philosophy, suffering, roman empire ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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In His Steps (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A priest challenges the members of his congregation to not just go to church every Sunday, but to actually follow in Jesus's footsteps in their daily lives. From Charles M. Sheldon's book that launched the saying "What would Jesus Do?
Style: christian film
Plot: newspaper, bible, faith, actress, hypocrisy, christian, mother daughter relationship, christianity, moral transformation, selfishness, commitment, stroke ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Trump Prophecy (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The true story about fireman and public servant Mark Taylor who heard a special message from God about change in our nation. When Mary Colbert, a networker and connector of Christian ministries, heard Mark's message she felt called to start a ...
Style: christian film, based on true events
Plot: prayer, god, fire, retirement, nightmare, doctor, husband wife relationship, orange, interview, dream, folklore, superstition ...
Place: xian, america
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All the King's Horses (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple begins to apply scriptural principles to their relationship, they discover how Christ can bring healing to their shattered marriage.
Style: christian film
Plot: religious differences, christian, sleeping pill, female protagonist, loveless marriage, motorcycle race, painting, dysfunctional marriage, motorcycle accident, religious conversion, pastor, preacher ...
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The Encounter: Paradise Lost (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven years after the world's most devastating tsunami in Thailand six strangers find themselves trapped in a beach side resort on the brink of an oncoming hurricane. Each of their hearts are broken and silently cry out on the most desperate ...
Style: christian film
Plot: resort, hostage, hotel, faith, drugs, gun, criminal, jesus christ, anger, drug smuggler, mysterious stranger, contemplating suicide ...
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Let There Be Light (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An atheist goes through a near-death experience in an auto accident before converting to Christianity.
Style: christian film, rough, thought provoking, captivating, complex ...
Plot: christianity, brain tumor, afterlife, bible, religion, atheist, transformation, interview, debate, divorce, marriage, cancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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65%
Color of the Cross (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A retelling of the events leading up to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, based on the idea that he was a black man whose death was a racially motivated hate crime.
Plot: execution, faith, betrayal, prayer, easter, crucifix, crucifixion of jesus, jesus, new testament, jewish, racism, campfire ...
Time: 1st century
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64%
The Gathering (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Michael Carey's world turns upside-down when the successful marketing executive catches a glimpse of the near future. These visions could not come at a worse time for his marriage, his job or his friendships. Michael struggles to understand the ...
Style: christian film
Plot: bible prophecy, prayer, end of the world, religion, husband wife relationship, rapture, dream, christian, heaven, evangelical christianity, a vision, faith ...
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Smuggler's Ransom (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: It is 1985 and a Cold War is raging between East and West. A young woman named Carmen, while attempting to smuggle Bibles into Romania, is captured by communist forces. Unfortunately, Carmen’s father was a Soviet Nuclear Physicist who became ...
Style: christian film
Plot: smuggler, religious conversion, religious persecution, cold war, faith, prisoner, secret agent, government agent, gun, communism, secret agents, christian ...
Time: 80s
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Risking his life, Luke ventures to Rome to visit Paul -- the apostle who's bound in chains and held captive in Nero's darkest and bleakest prison cell. Haunted by the shadows of his past misdeeds, Paul wonders if he's been forgotten ...
Style: biblical, based on the bible, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: apostle, roman empire, bible, christianity, imprisonment, friendship, prayer, trust, faith, false accusation, adventure, christian ...
Time: 1st century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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War Room (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The family-friendly movie explores the transformational role prayer plays in the lives of the Jordan family. Tony and Elizabeth Jordan, a middle-class couple who seemingly have it all – great jobs, a beautiful daughter, their dream home. But ...
Style: biblical, christian film, inspirational, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: african american protagonist, prayer, intergenerational friendship, christian, propaganda, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, african american, religion, life philosophy, life, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Apostle Peter and the Last Supper (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film portrays Saint Peter reflecting on his time with Jesus and his fellow Apostles during his final imprisonment in Rome. In particular, Peter attempts to convert one of his jailers, Martinian, by relating the life, teachings, and sacrifice of ...
Style: serious, uplifting, captivating, epic, realistic
Plot: apostle, miraculous event, christian, religions or cults, redemption, clergy, heroes, rise to the top, partners, hopes, roman empire, religious conversion ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Prodigal (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: They were a family torn apart by redemption...kept apart by pride...but brought together by a miracle.
Style: christian film
Plot: drunkenness, sports car, marijuana, christian, sermon, motorboat, tennis, religious conversion, husband wife relationship, book, slum, fishing boat ...
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59%
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 40K
God's Not Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After he refuses to disavow his faith, a devout Christian student (Shane Harper) must prove the existence of God or else his college philosophy professor (Kevin Sorbo) will fail him.
Style: christian film, thought provoking, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christianity, christian, religion, teachers and students, religious, religions or cults, one on one, college, college life, college student, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, religious persecution ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gramps Goes to College (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ty Bounds, a workaholic as a computer programmer for 35 years, has retired. No longer forced to work for a living, he seeks how he can spend his time serving God. Following the lead of the Holy Spirit, he returns to college to wage war against ...
Style: christian film
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The Light of the World (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This 78-minute film takes you on an unforgettable journey, showing the biblical account of the creation of man and the entrance of sin into the world. See why Jesus Christ came to earth and how He dealt with the sin issue once and for all. Follow ...
Style: biblical
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Flame in the Wind (1971)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the splendor and terror of the Spanish Inquisition, Flame in the Wind tells the story of Carlos, an earnest young nobleman who is faced with a choice: the church system offers safety, protection, and respectability; the Scriptures offer ...
Style: christian film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Catching Hearts (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: "What happens when a bestselling atheist author Professor Mark Gavin loses his faith in atheism? This intense drama asks tough questions and explores why there is no such thing as coincidence."
Style: christian film
Plot: religious conversion, father son relationship, park, death of father, religion, atheist, missing child, atheism, christianity, crisis of faith
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Encounter (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When five strangers with nothing in common come together at a remote roadside eatery, they place their orders with the diner's omniscient owner, who seems to know everything about them ... and is eerily reminiscent of Jesus Christ.
Style: tense, emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: diner, faith, christian, self discovery, human spirit, religions or cults, mysterious character, hopes, group of strangers, mysterious place, human nature, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, xian
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
An Encounter with the Messiah (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The Woman with the Issue of Blood, or as we call her in our film, Maria. She was arguably the most well-known, nameless figure in the bible. A woman who suffered for 12 years with an incurable disease. 12 years of doctors telling her that they can ...
Style: christian film
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54%
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God's Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following his wife’s death, public high-school teacher Michael Evens (Stephen Baldwin) re-launches the Bible Club she originally founded. When upset parents cite the separation of church and state and want the group disbanded, a passionate dispute ...
Style: christian film
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54%
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The Testaments (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: This film depict events from the Life and ministry of Jesus Christ as recorded in the New Testament and the Book of Mormon. The story culminates with a portrayal of the Ressurected Savior's visit to the ancient Americas as seen through the eyes ...
Style: 70mm film
Plot: american indian, mormon, faith, prayer, religion, healing, resurrection, ancient civilization, miraculous event, male female relationship, virgin mary, artist ...
Time: 1st century
Place: america
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St. John in Exile (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dean Jones is Saint John in this intimate, inspiring one-man presentation of John in exile on Patmos. Full of humor, strong in spirit, and resolutely committed to Christ, John shares his account of the events that changed the course of human ...
Style: one man show
Plot: filmed play, exile, old man, one-man show, apostle, evangelist, live audience, christianity, christian
Time: 1st century
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51%
The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, psychological, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: temptation, christianity, sin, redemption, betrayal, jesus christ, desert, clergy, tragic hero, hopes, roman, jesus ...
Time: ancient history, 1930s, 1st century, 30s
Place: holy land, middle east, israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Healing (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: He finally met someone who specialized in damaged hearts. In this stirring drama, a promising young physician slides into alcoholism, following his wife’s tragic death. Having lost everything, he lands in a skid row mission, where he meets some ...
Style: christian film
Plot: nurse, religion, clinic, alcoholic, christian, grief, alcohol abuse, doctor, drug withdrawal, religious conversion, drug addict, bible quote ...
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50%
End Of The Harvest (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An atheist philosophy club at a college harasses a Christian, Scott, who claims to have inside knowledge of when the world will end. To vindicate himself and "defeat" the athiests, he prepares a presentation based on a bible study he finds ...
Style: christian film
Plot: redemption, college, farmer, end of the world, ridicule, eternity, christian propaganda, dream, religion, bible, christianity, preaching ...
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50%
Gold Through the Fire (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Peter's American dream came true. But the trial of his faith had just begun...
Style: christian film
Plot: religious persecution, courtroom, christianity, church, outcast, soccer, russian, prayer, christian propaganda, christian, popularity, high school ...
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