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Sheffey (1977)
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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: horse, religion, christianity, church, fire, christian, funeral, prayer, preacher, evangelist, born again christian
Time: 19th century, 1800s

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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 christian, christianity, religion, church, prayer, faith and religious conversion mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like Sheffey: Karla Faye Tucker: Forevermore (2004), The Case for Christ (2017), Thin Ice (1988), God's Not Dead 2 (2016), Time to Run (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Karla Faye Tucker: Forevermore (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Faced with a sobering death sentence of execution by lethal injection, a convicted murderer and former prostitute embraces religion, marries a prison minister and focuses on making the most of her last days on Earth.
Plot: correspondence, faith, christian, born again christian, pastor, video, love, religious conversion, preacher, prayer, death penalty, videotaping ...
Place: texas
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95%
The Case for Christ (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the true story of an award-winning investigative journalist -- and avowed atheist -- who applies his well-honed journalistic and legal skills to disprove the newfound Christian faith of his wife... with unexpected, life-altering results.
Style: christian film, disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, psychological
Plot: christianity, atheist, court, court case, trial, husband wife relationship, religion, investigation, interview, manipulation, prayer, reporter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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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: christian, cabin, skiing, christianity, church, religion
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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, christianity, religious persecution, teacher, christian propaganda, faith, prayer, lawsuit, bible, religion, manipulation, religious fanatic ...
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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Time to Run (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The protagonist is young runaway Barbara Sigel (a Golden Globe nominee for her performance in this film), who has a mad-on against the world. Refusing help from anyone over 30, the runaway likewise rejects the solace of the church. This generation ...
Style: christian film
Plot: sabotage, dysfunctional family, nuclear power plant, christian, father son relationship, preacher, christianity, religion, church, hitchhiker, sermon, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Hell and Mr. Fudge (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hell and Mr. Fudge is an 2012 American drama film directed by Jeff Wood and written by Brian Phillip Stoddard. Based on a true story, the film stars Mackenzie Astin as Edward Fudge, an Alabama preacher who has been hired to determine the existence ...
Style: christian film, uplifting, thought provoking, realistic, serious
Plot: church, religious intolerance, preacher, hell, clergy, parents and children, parent child relationship, religions or cults, leadership, father son relationship, religious differences, christian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: alabama
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87%
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: courtroom, christianity, refugee, russian, religious persecution, church, christian, soccer, christian propaganda, prayer, high school, outcast ...
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81%
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Two A Penny (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in London's Swiinging Sixties, Cliff Richard plays Jamie Hopkins, an art student whose desperate need for money leads him to dabble in the underworld of drug dealing. Cliff has stated that Two A Penny, his most dramatically challenging ...
Style: christian film
Plot: drug dealer, religion, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, landlady, singer, drugs, religious conversion, doctor, christian, christianity, thief, mother son relationship
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Joni (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Based on Joni Eareckson's autobiography. She becomes paralyzed after breaking her neck in a swimming accident at age 17. Trying to cope with her new life, she learns to paint using her mouth and finds strength in her new Christian faith.
Style: christian film
Plot: handicap, car accident, christmas, swimming, prayer, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, horse, female protagonist, faith, religious conversion, christianity, belief in god ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 70s, year 1967
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: realistic, captivating, psychological, rough, christian film
Plot: church, christian, brother brother relationship, faith, religious fanatic, religion, religious fundamentalism, university, pastor, arson, jail, prayer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: husband wife relationship, theology, christianity, heaven, end of the world, dream, rapture, prayer, christian, religion, faith, fired from the job ...
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76%
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In His Steps (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a homeless man interrupts the comfortable routine of First Church of Raymond, life will never be the same for the apathetic congregation. Convicted by the vagrant's words, Pastor Henry Maxwell, Rachel Winslow, Virginia Page, Alex Powers, ...
Style: christian film
Plot: church service, minister, wealth, homelessness, girl, faith, singer, homeless man, faith based, preacher, christianity, singing ...
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76%
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: hiding place, troubled teen, janitor, teenager, christianity, church, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Promised a Miracle (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: True story of a couple charged with manslaughter when their rejection of modern medicine in favor of religion to treat their diabetic child resulted in his death.
Plot: trial, preacher, death, insulin, small town, jail, court, son, diabetic, faith, prison, prayer ...
Time: 70s
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Billy: The Early Years (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Most of us know Billy Graham as the self-assured and charismatic preacher who became one of the most important figures of 20th Century Christianity. Now, with the release of Billy: The Early Years, we meet Billy as the earnest and promising young ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: self discovery, society, lifestyle, hopes, life is a bitch, redemption, idealism, miraculous event, clergy, born again christian, christianity, faith ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In 1827, Joseph Smith, Jr. was only 21 years old when he received a prophetic calling to translate ancient scriptures that would soon be published as The Book of Mormon. Less than three years later, he founded The Church of Jesus Christ of ...
Plot: mormon, latter day saints, religion
Time: 19th century, 1820s
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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: brother brother relationship, christian, evangelist, slum, drunkenness, husband wife relationship, student, father son relationship, fisherman, book, boat, religion ...
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73%
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The Late Liz (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Religion changes a woman's attitude towards alcohol.
Style: christian film
Plot: husband wife relationship, suicide attempt, doctor, party, divorce, church, priest, female protagonist, prayer, religious conversion, alcohol abuse, hospital ...
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Fall from Grace (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fall from Grace is a drama, concerning the lives of Jim Bakker and his then-wife, Tammy Faye Bakker Messner during the 1980s, and starred Kevin Spacey and Bernadette Peters. This made-for-television movie aired on NBC on April 29, 1990. Jim Bakker ...
Plot: televangelist, fundamentalism, preacher, scandal, religion, female director, prescription drug abuse
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Wesley (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The year is 1732. John Wesley, an irritatingly self-righteous instructor at Oxford is offered the chance to go to the new colony of Georgia, where he hopes to preach to the Indians. John struggles with his failure and fears and is finally ...
Plot: christianity, born again christian, hymn, missionary
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Escape from Hell (2000)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Do you believe in life after death? Dr. Eric Robinson wants to believe and experience that infinite love and warmth that near death testimonies claim is on the other side of life. His colleague, Dr. Marissa Holloway, is on a crusade to alleviate the ...
Style: christian film
Plot: near death experience, hell, prayer, doctor, christianity, heaven, religion, father son relationship, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Born Again (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Having been imprisoned for his part in the Watergate scandal, Charles Colson undergoes a religious conversion.
Plot: watergate, scandal, courtroom, arrest, christian, white house, prayer, faith, autobiography, lawyer, prison visit, religion ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Mormon Dilemma (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An LDS couple is upset by a local church's screening of the anti-Mormon film "The God Makers." Their evangelical neighbor offers to sift fact from fiction from the film's brief animated segment, allowing for a frank discussion of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: evangelical christianity, mormonism, religion, mormon, christianity, religious differences, christian, neighbor, discussion, bible quote
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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, christianity, christian, catholic church, bible, heresy, religion, catholic, pope, theology, hypocrisy, protestant ...
Time: 16th century
Place: germany
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71%
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I Am Michael (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The controversial true story of a gay activist who rejects his homosexuality and becomes a Christian pastor.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, ambiguous ending
Plot: gay relationship, church, preacher, gender, introspection, society, gays and lesbians, gay, lgbt, magazine editor, conservatism, minister ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2000, year 2007, year 1998 ...
Place: usa, wyoming, colorado, san francisco
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71%
Behind The Sun (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Samir Majan a young man born and raised a Muslim in the Middle East attends college in America. While at college Samir becomes a Christian, and must go home and face his family.
Style: christian film
Plot: airport, muslim, islam, religious conversion, church, religious persecution, outcast, christian, prayer, airplane ticket, underground movement, father son relationship ...
Place: middle east
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71%
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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, church, courtroom, religion, classroom, atheist, janitor, high school student, bible, lawyer, christian, school janitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Shepherd (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A father chooses between his enemy and the life of his own son. Bursting with “Top Gun” action, THE SHEPHERD explodes into the lives and conflicts of the men who push the edge of supersonic danger while defending our skies. The resulting ...
Style: christian film
Plot: jet plane, vietnam veteran, christianity, canoe, christian, fighter jet, grief, vietnam war veteran, death of father, funeral, prayer, religious conversion ...
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71%
Heaven Is for Real (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Heaven is for Real recounts the true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Four-year-old Colton shares the details of his amazing journey ...
Style: christian film, touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, christianity, heaven, jesus, family, faith, religions or cults, parents and children, small town, clergy, supernatural, human spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, usa, lithuania
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69%
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A Long Way Off (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jacob is tired of living on the family farm, submitting to the rules of his father. One day he demands an early inheritance from his father, who shocks his young son by agreeing to give it to him. So, he heads to the big city doing things his way ...
Style: christian film
Plot: father son relationship, christian, bible, parable, religion, jewish, father son hug, prodigal son
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%