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Paul: The Emissary (1997)
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Paul: The Emissary (1997)
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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, earthquake, christianity, storm, fortune teller, christian, healing, martyr, judaism, execution, change of heart, religious persecution, faith, prisoner, campfire, evangelist, sermon, religious conversion, prison guard, apostle, stoning
Time: 1st century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, biblical, epic and serious films with plots about christian, christianity, religion, bible, faith, prayer and religious conversion mostly in Drama, History and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Paul: The Emissary: The Visual Bible - Acts (1994), Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018), Smuggler's Ransom (2007), Whitcomb's War (1980), Risen (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Visual Bible - Acts (1994)
Genre: History
Country: USA
Duration: 193 min.
Story: The Visual Bible: Acts is a 1994 Christian film that depicts the events of the Acts of the Apostles from the Bible's New Testament. All of the dialogue is word-for-word scripture, taken directly from the New International Version of the Bible.
Style: christian film, biblical, based on the bible
Plot: christian, christianity, apostle, religion
Time: 1st century
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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
Plot: roman empire, christian, christianity, prayer, friendship, trust, imprisonment, apostle
Time: 1st century, 60s
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73%
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: christian, smuggler, government agent, cold war, prisoner, gun, religious persecution, faith, prayer, christianity, secret agent, rescue ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Whitcomb's War (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A businessman, a preacher, and a host of comic characters battle for spiritual control of a small mid-western town. Bible carrying preacher, David Whitcomb battles stubborn businessman Phil Esteem and three bumbling and treacherous demons as they ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, bible quote, protest, small town, good versus evil, demon, religion, christianity, pastor, atheist, church, bible ...
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Risen (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in ...
Style: biblical, surprise ending, enigmatic, light, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christianity, apostle, resurrection, faith, jesus christ, judaism, religious, investigation, desert, roman soldier, disciple, interrogation ...
Time: 1st century
Place: jerusalem, latin america, egypt, spain, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Freedom of Silence (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's the year 2030, and the government has outlawed Christianity. Enter Zach Thompson, a brave man who teams up with a friend to hack into the government's computer system to reclaim religious freedom for Americans.
Style: christian film
Plot: sermon, bible, hacker, arrest, christian, christianity, religious persecution, torture, interrogation
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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
Plot: spanish inquisition, theology, inquisition, accusation, burned at the stake, religious persecution, monk, church, faith, soldier, martyr, bible ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain, dungeon
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50%
If Footmen Tire You, What Will Horses Do? (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Based on the preachings of Reverend Estus W. Pirkle, this film warns what will happen to America if the citizens do not give up their depraved ways and turn to God and Jesus for salvation. Communist infiltrators, the "footmen", will pave ...
Style: propaganda film
Plot: evangelist, bible, rope, sermon, dead children, pastor, communism, martyr, dead child, talking to the camera, pitchfork, preacher ...
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49%
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Pilgrim's Progress - Journey To Heaven (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pilgrim’s Progress: Journey to Heaven is a modern adaptation of John Bunyan’s beloved classic. It is the #1 Christian fantasy of all time! The novel has been heralded as a literary masterpiece around the world, as it has been published in over ...
Style: christian film
Plot: beast, evangelist, christian, faith, prayer, leaving home, martyr, journey, armor, castle, demon, forest ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: captivating, epic, serious, uplifting, realistic
Plot: apostle, last supper, prison, religions or cults, hopes, jesus christ, society, clergy, redemption, miraculous event, heroes, rise to the top ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Genesis: The Creation and the Flood (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An all-enveloping darkness. Suddenly, a child's voice, frightened, questioning, pierces the darkness... The first flickering rays of light begin to sculpt mysterious shapes out of the darkness ... Among them, a very old man. He reassures the ...
Style: biblical
Plot: bible, brother brother relationship, murder, bible story, creationism, noah's ark, adam and eve, old man, judaism, tribe, religion, christian ...
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45%
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, manipulation, alternate universe, religious fanatic, christianity, overalls, religion, courtroom, jury, lawyer, judge, witness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: christian, wife husband relationship, husband wife relationship, faith, female protagonist, motorcycle, religious conversion, pastor, sermon, bible quote, marriage, painting ...
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45%
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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: religious conversion, pastor, hypocrite, morality, hypocrisy, sermon, church service, meeting, selfishness, prayer, faith, mother daughter relationship ...
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44%
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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, touching, earnest ...
Plot: christian, propaganda, closet, dysfunctional family, prayer, african american protagonist, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, passive aggressive behavior, confession, african american ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Jesus Film (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: This classic film portrays 3½ years of Jesus' ministry as told in the Gospel of Luke from the Good News and King James translations of the Bible. Producer John Heyman created a film so true-to-life, you will feel like you are in first-century ...
Style: biblical, epic, sincere, serious, sentimental ...
Plot: loincloth, christianity, tragic hero, religions or cults, christian, dishonesty, heroes, hopes, rivalry, society, state affairs, blind ambition ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: judaism, religious conversion, sermon, rabbi, brother brother relationship, religious differences, religion, christian, christianity
Time: 1st century
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40%
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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Believer's Heaven (1977)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Oh, One of these days I'm gonna walk with my Lord!. One of these days I'm gonna talk with my Lord! More Singin' and Preachin' by the deluded Baptists.
Style: christian film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jesus: The Desire of Ages (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: "Jesus - The Desire of Ages" is a soft glove in a hard hand as far as Christian movies go. It packs a punch of theological and emotional power gloved in all the soft, warm fuzzies that make family viewing so enjoyable. The movie opens with ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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
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Time: 1960s, 1990s
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38%
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: bleak, epic, rough, biblical, factual ...
Plot: betrayal, christianity, suffering, torture, clergy, religion, religions or cults, sacrifice, redemption, last supper, mission, bible ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
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37%
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Masterless (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kane Madison is an architect working in Los Angeles while his doppelganger-like spirit, an eighteenth century Ronin, wanders a parallel netherworld of masked demons and Japanese swordsmen. When tragedy strikes, Kane embarks on a journey of faith ...
Plot: samurai, demon, ronin, faith, architect, martial arts, christianity, christian, sword fight, sword, katana sword, bible
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35%
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Patmos (1985)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: As an older man, the Apostle John was sentenced to forced labor on the Island of Patmos. God honored John with His visions, faithfully transcribed to become the Book of Revelation.
Style: christian film
Plot: apocalypse, religious persecution, roman empire, martyrdom, prisoner, roman, island, apostle, slave labor, christian, revelation, exile ...
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
New World Order: The End Has Come (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "New World Order" is a Christian-themed film about the second half of the Tribulation, popular in current eschatological circles. After the Rapture, two young women question their true loyalties during the Earth's final days.
Style: christian film
Plot: tattoo, religion, execution, resistance, bar, prayer, faith, christian, newscaster, new world order, bible prophecy, betrayal ...
Time: future
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35%
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
Plot: bible, painting, christian, religion, hell, heaven
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: christian, student, father son relationship, lecture, tennis player, tennis, sermon, religious conversion, tennis court, injury, motorboat, porsche ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Heaven's Heroes (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of the life and witness of a Christian Police Officer called Dennis Hill asks the question, why did he have to die that night? How could such a tragedy be part of God’s plan? Denny Hill, himself asks, “Where will you spend eternity?”
Style: christian film
Plot: police, christian, christianity, prayer, flashback, religion, police partner, coma, car chase, marriage, husband wife relationship, funeral ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Thief in the Night (1972)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A story of Patty, a young woman caught up in living for the present with little concern for the future. As dramatic, earth shaking events begin to unfold around her, Patty realizes she is living in the end times spoken of in biblical prophecy.
Style: christian film
Plot: christianity, christian, bible prophecy, female protagonist, rapture
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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A.D. (1985)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 600 min.
Story: Set just after the death of Jesus Christ, this mini-series chronicles the life & adventures of Jesus's disciples, and events in Rome during the reigns of the Emperors Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius and Nero.
Style: epic
Plot: bible, apostle, christian, roman empire, jesus christ, ancient rome, martyrdom, martyr, adoption, christianity, gladiator
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%