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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: religion, fire, church, christianity, christian, preacher, evangelist, faith, horse, funeral, prayer, 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 spiritual films with plots about faith, christian, christianity, religion, church, prayer and religious conversion mostly in Drama, Biography and Romance genres. Some movies like Sheffey: God's Not Dead 2 (2016), Karla Faye Tucker: Forevermore (2004), Thin Ice (1988), Time to Run (1973), Hell and Mr. Fudge (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, scenic, disturbing
Plot: christian, christianity, manipulation, christian propaganda, faith, religious fanatic, religion, alternate universe, religious persecution, bible, teacher, lawsuit ...
Place: phoenix arizona
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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: death row, videotaping, faith, marriage proposal, love, pastor, correspondence, christianity, religion, death sentence, prison, christian ...
Place: texas
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93%
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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, faith, church, religion, skiing, christianity, cabin
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89%
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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: christian, faith, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, student, father son relationship, preacher, sabotage, religion, church, dysfunctional family, power plant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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, realistic, thought provoking, uplifting, serious
Plot: christian, church, hell, preacher, parent child relationship, clergy, parents and children, leadership, religions or cults, father son relationship, religious intolerance, bible ...
Time: 21st century, 70s, contemporary
Place: alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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: christian, faith, religious fanatic, christianity, church, brother brother relationship, university, protest, pastor, arson, religious fundamentalism, jail ...
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80%
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, captivating, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: christianity, atheist, religion, investigation, christian, husband wife relationship, manipulation, journalist, court, court case, faith, brainwashing ...
Time: year 1980, year 1987
Place: indiana, los angeles, jerusalem, california, chicago illinois ...
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79%
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: faith, christian propaganda, russian, courtroom, christian, church, high school, religious persecution, refugee, soccer, outcast, christianity ...
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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: faith, quadriplegic, christian, girl, physical disability, ambulance, hospital, accident, religion, church, belief in god, rehabilitation ...
Time: year 1967, 70s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: faith, drug dealer, thief, religion, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, religious conversion, christianity, drugs, landlady, christian, doctor, singer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: faith, faith based, rich girl, homeless man, christian, preacher, christianity, minister, homelessness, wealth, girl, singer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: faith, a vision, fired from the job, husband wife relationship, evangelical christianity, bible prophecy, heaven, christian, religion, christianity, theology, end of the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: faith, death, small town, jail, prison, preacher, son, diabetic, court, manslaughter, couples, faith healing ...
Time: 70s
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74%
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: realistic, serious, captivating, christian film
Plot: christianity, christian, faith, self discovery, life is a bitch, hopes, lifestyle, society, redemption, idealism, clergy, miraculous event ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: faith, teenager, troubled teen, christianity, janitor, christian, church, hiding place
⇓ 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: faith, death of father, death of husband, grief, christianity, christian, religious conversion, fighter jet, vietnam veteran, air force base, colonel, river ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: religion, faith, family relations, evangelist, fisherman, sports car, marijuana, sermon, landlord, slum, church, tennis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: faith, drug addiction, alcohol abuse, divorce, party, doctor, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, christian, religious conversion, alcoholic, priest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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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68%
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: fundamentalism, televangelist, scandal, religion, preacher, prescription drug abuse, female director
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68%
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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: christian, husband wife relationship, lawyer, judge, faith, autobiography, president, republican party, religion, scandal, religious conversion, prisoner ...
Time: 70s, year 1969, year 1974
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: faith, evangelical christianity, christian, christianity, religion, discussion, mormon, religious differences, neighbor, bible quote
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, inspirational, sentimental, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: afterlife, faith, christianity, family, heaven, jesus, god, religion, christian, pastor, small town, life & death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, usa, lithuania
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68%
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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, spiritual
Plot: christian, christianity, faith, anger, addiction, drug addict, religion, criminal, resort, drug smuggler, good versus evil, bodyguard ...
Place: thailand
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67%
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: christian, faith, friendship, friend, father son relationship, underground movement, religious conversion, religious differences, muslim, religion, church, religious persecution ...
Place: middle east
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67%
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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: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, intellectual ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, gay relationship, gender, gays and lesbians, church, preacher, introspection, gay teenager, society, lgbtq, magazine editor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007, year 2000, year 2006 ...
Place: usa, wyoming, colorado, san francisco
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67%
In The Name of God (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a time of forgiving and giving thanks, a reverend and his family take in a troubled boy named Mason after having lost a son of their own. It's a bumpy ride for Mason, butting heads with his new step-brother and the church counselor he's ...
Style: christian film, melancholic, sincere, unusual plot structure, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: faith, family relations, teenage boy, christianity, foster home, adoptive father, adoptive mother, foster child, church, respect, troubled teen, christian ...
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66%
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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
Plot: faith, christian, bible, religious, high school, vandalism, fight, grief, religion, christianity, death of wife, arson ...
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66%
The Eyes of Tammy Faye (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In the 1970s and ’80s, Tammy Faye and Jim Bakker rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and a theme park, and were revered for their message of love, acceptance, and prosperity.
Style: serious, cynical, realistic, disturbing, talky ...
Plot: rise and fall, televangelist, religion, adultery, family relations, entrapment, egocentrism, evangelical christianity, backstage, forgiveness, unfaithful husband, remorse ...
Time: year 1956, year 1978, year 1988, 70s, year 1976 ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota, palm springs california, minnesota
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66%
Do You Believe? (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a pastor is shaken by the visible faith of a street-corner preacher, he is reminded that true belief always requires action. His response ignites a journey that impacts everyone it touches in ways that only God could orchestrate.
Style: christian film, thought provoking, emotional, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: christian, faith, christianity, clergy, self discovery, society, religions or cults, introspection, teaching the ways of the world, hopes, doctors and patients, human spirit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois, xian
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66%