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Flame in the Wind (1971)
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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 Christ and salvation from sin—and with these torture and death.
Style: christian film
Plot: spanish inquisition, religion, christianity, torture, monk, soldier, inquisition, church, monastery, bible, catholic church, christian, prisoner, martyr, faith, priest, heresy, court martial, hiding place, jail cell, heretic, dungeon, theology, religious persecution, burned at the stake ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, realistic, serious and captivating films with plots about christianity, christian, religion, church, faith, society and prayer mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Flame in the Wind: Martin Luther (2002), The Radicals (1989), The Holy Office (1974), Paul: The Emissary (1997), Polycarp (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Martin Luther (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Learn how one man reluctantly took on the most powerful institution of his day and won. Martin Luther is credited with expounding a new vision of man's relationship with God and, by extension, a redefinition of man's relationship with ...
Style: christian film
Plot: reformation, religion, heresy, catholic church, catholic, pope, faith, politics, spirituality, christian, christianity, theology ...
Time: 16th century
Place: germany
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95%
 6.7
 82
The Radicals (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the Anabaptist movement and two of its first leaders, Michael and Margaretha Sattler.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: church, christianity, life is a bitch, heroes, romance, state affairs, hopes, religions or cults, ambition, society, clergy, torture ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, switzerland, zurich switzerland
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83%
The Holy Office (1974)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The long arm of the Inquisition, or the "Holy Office," reached at least as far as 16th-century Mexico (known as New Spain at the time). Many Spanish Catholics of Moorish or Jewish origin found it expedient to flee to the New World to ...
Plot: inquisition, burned at the stake, religious persecution, spanish inquisition, prison, rape, sex, jewish, torture, fear
Time: 1500s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: christian film, biblical, based on the bible
Plot: bible, jewish, apostle, healing, sermon, religious conversion, judaism, martyr, change of heart, prison guard, a vision, miraculous event ...
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 5.7
 206
Polycarp (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Anna, a young slave girl, is rescued and adopted by Christians in 2ND Century Smyrna, and befriended by their aged bishop, Polycarp. As Anna is taught by Polycarp and her new family, she struggles to reconcile her beliefs with those of the ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, christianity, faith, roman empire, christian propaganda
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, teacher, faith, lawsuit, alternate universe, christian propaganda, courtroom drama, juror, atheist, protest, bible quote ...
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 96K
Silence (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, UK, Taiwan, Japan, Mexico, Italy
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Two Jesuit priests travel to seventeenth century Japan which has, under the Tokugawa shogunate, banned Catholicism and almost all foreign contact.
Style: philosophical, bleak, suspense, melancholic, intellectual ...
Plot: christianity, missionary, crisis of faith, religious persecution, torture, culture clash, clergy, portuguese, japanese history, betrayal, religion, doubt ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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God's Outlaw (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dramatized biography of William Tyndale, the 16th Century reformer determined to translate the Bible into English, which illegal act set him at odds with the Catholic Church, Sir Thomas More and King Henry VIII.
Style: bleak, sincere, thought provoking, realistic, serious ...
Plot: translator, religions or cults, on the run, anti hero, society, against the rules, life is a bitch, state affairs, obsessive quest, anti heroes, rebellion, clergy ...
Time: 16th century
Place: germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Goya or the Hard Path of Knowledge (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: East Germany, Soviet Union, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: As a painter in the court of King Carlos IV, Goya has attained wealth and reputation. He believes in King and Church, yet he is also a Spaniard who dearly loves his people. This contradiction presents him with a dilemma.
Style: 70mm film
Plot: painter, social class, catholic church, christianity, heretic, heresy, church, revolution, spanish inquisition, based on a novel, husband wife relationship, inquisition ...
Time: 18th century, 1800s
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 306
Secret Passage (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Isabel and Clara are growing up in a time of terror. It is 1492, and Spain has decreed that all Jews must either convert to Catholicism, go into exile or face trial and execution. Although forcibly baptized, the sisters are chased through ...
Plot: spanish inquisition, marriage, anti semitism
Time: 15th century
Place: spain, italy, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 11
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: island, christian, apostle, roman, revelation, slave labor, prisoner, apocalypse, martyrdom, martyr, exile, roman empire ...
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
 62
John Hus (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: A faithful recounting of the ministry, trial and martyrdom of the fifteenth century Bohemian priest John Hus, who built on the reforms of John Wycliffe, taught the Bible in the vernacular and who influenced Martin Luther a century later.
Style: serious, contemplative, thought provoking, realistic, christian film
Plot: martyr, society, dishonesty, fighting the system, political corruption, religions or cults, power relations, false accusation, clergy, idealism, rebellion, hopes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: vietnam war, faith, christian, jail, letter, arrest, religious conversion, reckless driving, hitchhiker, christianity, bible, sergeant ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, 60s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 890
Silence (1971)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Two Jesuit priests encounter persecution when they travel to Japan in the 17th century to spread Christianity and search for their mentor.
Style: contemplative, serious, stylized, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: christianity, human nature, life is a bitch, society, culture clash, danger, religions or cults, fish out of water, disorder, clergy, jesuit, religious persecution ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Of Gods and Men (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: French drama based on the 1996 kidnapping and killing of seven monks in Algeria. A group of Trappist monks reside in the monastery of Tibhirine in Algeria, where they live in harmony with the largely muslim population. When a bloody conflict between ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, sincere, meditative, atmospheric ...
Plot: monk, terrorism, clergy, monastery, faith, hostage, execution, muslim, evacuation, peace, political unrest, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1996, 1990s
Place: algeria, palestine, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.9
 29K
Goya's Ghosts (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse, who is labeled a heretic by a monk.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, captivating, factual, intense ...
Plot: prostitute, heresy, french, life is a bitch, lifestyle, rape, period piece, spanish inquisition, prison, arrest, society, hunting ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1800s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Printing (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The Printing is a family film produced by Unusual Films that tells the story of faithful Christians that continue printing and smuggling Bibles even when they know they are being hunted down by the Soviet Russian government.
Style: exciting, uplifting, sincere, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: against humanity, danger, life is a bitch, against the rules, injustice, rebellion, religions or cults, peaceful mission, society, fighting the system, bible, printing press ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Gostanza da Libbiano (2000)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: rope, devil, inquisition, trial, false confession, torture, witch, religion, confession
Time: 16th century
Place: tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.5
 14
Thin Ice (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Vince, a college student, loves the mountains, skiing and fun, so an invitation to Lake Tahoe is a no-brain-er... HOWEVER, the trip includes people from a church group, and six strong sets of opinions about God soon collide. Vince's weekend of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: church, cabin, skiing, christian, religion, christianity
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: fired from the job, prayer, husband wife relationship, evangelical christianity, bible prophecy, christianity, religion, christian, heaven, dream, end of the world, faith ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 34
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: hypocrite, pastor, church service, sermon, meeting, religious conversion, prayer, reporter, mother daughter relationship, faith, newspaper, moral transformation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Story of Jacob and Joseph (1974)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This film recounts the tales of the Biblical figures, Jacob and Joseph. The first part tells the story of Jacob fleeing his tribe when he cheats his brother out of his birthright, gets cheated himself in his exile years while learning of the need to ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere, biblical
Plot: state affairs, head of state, rise to the top, siblings relations, family relations, family problems, royal family, anti hero, society, betrayal, anti heroes, parents and children ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, captivating, uplifting, epic, realistic
Plot: apostle, miraculous event, redemption, heroes, rise to the top, clergy, religions or cults, hopes, partners, christian, faith, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The First Stone (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A story of the redemptive powers of Christ's love - a janitor becomes the leader of a high school youth group with an unconventional approach. He gradually gets through to the kids relying on his faith.
Style: christian film
Plot: church, christian, christianity, teenager, janitor, troubled teen, hiding place
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 240
Sheffey (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The life and works of 19th-century circuit rider Robert S. Sheffey.
Style: christian film
Plot: born again christian, church, horse, prayer, preacher, christian, religion, christianity, evangelist, funeral, fire
Time: 19th century, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.5
 88
Uncommon (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jesus combined diverse people and assorted stories to change the world! Now, He wants to use you! When the students of Rosewood High School lose their theater, music and dance departments due to budgets cuts, they create their own. Struggling to ...
Style: christian film
Plot: freedom of speech, student, high school, lawyer, christian, christianity, high school student, religion, free speech, rehearsal, teacher, school janitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 721
Giordano Bruno (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Flying from his enemies in the Catholic Church, the free thinking philosopher, poet and scientist Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) has found some protection in Venice. But the Roman Inquisition, fearing his influence in Europe, wants to bring him on trial ...
Style: contemplative, captivating, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: church, burned alive, human nature, society, life is a bitch, against humanity, against the rules, state affairs, head of state, intrigue, righting the wronged, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, 17th century, 1600s, renaissance, 1500s
Place: italy, venice, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pastor Dave responds to the unimaginable tragedy of having his church, located on the grounds of the local university, burned down.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, rough, christian film
Plot: church, faith, brother brother relationship, religious fanatic, religious fundamentalism, prayer, university, religion, christian, arson, protest, doubt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 73
The Crucible (1967)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Landmark adaptation of the Arthur Miller play. Nominated for 3 Emmy awards.
Style: allegory
Plot: devil, witchcraft, minister, trial, slave, hysteria, capture, colonial america, paganism, witch hunt, justice, adultery ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
John Wycliffe: The Morning Star (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This affecting biography chronicles the life and times of prominent European philosopher John Wycliffe, who was the first to translate the Bible into English. The 14th century, Oxford University scholar often found himself caught between opposing ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic
Plot: clergy, translator, rivalry, injustice, religions or cults, rich and poor, against the rules, heroes, human spirit, hopes, fighting the system, society ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%