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The Mountain of the Lord (1993)
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The Mountain of the Lord (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Recounts the 40-year history of building the Salt Lake Temple, shown as if recounted by Wilford Woodruff to a young reporter. It portrays the pioneers' dedication to temple worship.
Plot: religion, architect, construction, mormon, reporter, diary, prayer, temple, interview, building, latter day saints, mormonism
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s, 1850s, 1860s, 1840s, 1890s ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah

Most similar movies to The Mountain of the Lord

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and suspenseful films with plots about religion, mormon, latter day saints, society, prayer, mormonism and heroes mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like The Mountain of the Lord: Emma Smith: My Story (2008), Windows of Heaven (1963), Handcart (2002), Ephraim's Rescue (2013), Legacy (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Emma Smith: My Story (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By the side of a founder of a new faith was a woman of undeniable courage.
Plot: doubt, death of child, prayer, husband wife relationship, faith, religious persecution, lynch mob, religion, prophet, female protagonist, arrest, latter day saints ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
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Windows of Heaven (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: As 85-year-old President Lorenzo Snow struggles to vanquish the two million dollar indebtedness of the Mormon church in 1899, he feels inspired to journey from Salt Lake City by train and carriage to St. George in southern Utah. Along the way he ...
Plot: mormon, blessing, religious leader, drought, financial crisis, religion, prophet, latter day saints, revelation, debt, rain, train ...
Time: 1890s
Place: utah
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88%
Joseph Smith: The Prophet of the Restoration (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A film that focuses on some of the events during the life of Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, which was both filmed and distributed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Plot: angel, riverboat, polygamy, latter day saints, mormon, revelation, mormonism, murder, a vision, religious persecution, mob violence, lynch mob ...
Time: 1830s, 1820s, 19th century, 1840s
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74%
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 58
Handcart (2002)
Genre: History
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This is a fictional love story with the 1856 Handcart Pioneers as the backdrop. Sam Hunter, falls for a Mormon Pioneer woman, Abigail, as she is moving west. As the pioneers stop in his town of Iowa City, he pretends to desire joining the Mormon ...
Plot: prejudice, christian, faith, latter day saints, pioneer, journey, religious persecution, mormon
Time: 1850s, 19th century
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Ephraim's Rescue (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From T.C. Christensen, director of the sensational pioneer film, 17 Miracles, comes the heroic true story of a simple man who was called to do the work of angels. Ephraim’s Rescue relates the story of Ephraim Hanks: a rescuer of the Martin ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, emotional
Plot: rescue, idealism, heroic mission, human spirit, leadership, hopes, society, optimism, destiny, escapades, religious conversion, mormonism ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1850s
Place: usa, ohio, salt lake city utah, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Legacy (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A portrayal of the early Latter-day Saints' joys, sacrifices, hopes, and trials; their epic journey to the Salt Lake Valley; and their legacy of faith in Jesus Christ.
Plot: loss of brother, mormon, latter day saints, female protagonist, mormonism, wagon train, love triangle, van, pioneer, husband wife relationship, religious persecution, hardship ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1830s
Place: missouri, illinois, new york, ohio
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55%
How Rare a Possession: The Book of Mormon (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Depicts the factual accounts of Vincenzo Di Francesca and Parley P. Pratt and how they came to appreciate the contents of the Book of Mormon.
Plot: pastor, religious conversion, religion, latter day saints, priest, church, mormon, italian american, mormonism, religious differences, baptism, soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 1890s, 1830s, 50s, 19th century ...
Place: new york, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Savage Journey (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: They forged a new land in the untamed wilderness - with their heart, their hands, and their faith in god.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: church, wilderness, society, showbiz, clergy, escapades, adventure, state affairs, heroes, politics, religions or cults, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: salt lake city utah, ohio, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Carl & Bertha (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Carl & Bertha tells the story of Carl and Bertha Benz. Carl Benz invented the first patented motor car but he did not get much recognition until his wife undertook the historic first road trip by car from Mannheim to Pforzheim with the Benz ...
Style: captivating, psychological, inspirational, factual, based on true events
Plot: car, invention, inventor, husband wife relationship, love, wedding, investor, son, lawsuit, rivalry, society, pregnant woman ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
September Dawn (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A story set against the Mountain Meadows Massacre, the film is based upon the tragedy which occurred in Utah in 1857. A group of settlers, traveling on wagons, was murdered by the native Mormons. All together, about 140 souls of men, women and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, conspiracy, old west, fall in love, americana, dishonesty, vengeance, interracial relations, forbidden love, small town life, deadly, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1840s, 1870s
Place: utah, usa, arkansas, salt lake city utah
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47%
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Augustine (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in Belle Époque France, the story follows nineteen-year-old "hysteria" patient Augustine, the star of Professor Charcot's experiments in hypnosis, as she transitions from object of study to object of desire.
Style: sincere, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: doctors and patients, obsession, one on one, mental illness, hypnosis, seduction, hysteria, mentally unstable, sexual content, power relations, epilepsy, female director ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Berlin 1885: The Division of Africa (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A docudrama depicting the Berlin Conference in which the Western powers decided the partition of Africa.
Plot: colonization, map, interview, united kingdom, conference, colonialism, diplomat
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: africa, ottoman empire, russia, denmark, sweden ...
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Out of Step (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Graced with the instinctive ability to dance, Jenny Thomas wants nothing more than to become a professional dancer. All of her hard work pays off when she is accepted to a prominent dance program in New York. Against her mother's will, but with ...
Plot: dancing, mormon, dancer, dance, latter day saints, mormonism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Place: utah, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 81
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: realistic, serious, emotional, bleak, contemplative ...
Plot: church, christianity, state affairs, hopes, life is a bitch, clergy, romance, heroes, religions or cults, society, ambition, theology ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, zurich switzerland, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Molly Maguires (1970)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Life is rough in the coal mines of 1876 Pennsylvania. A secret group of Irish emigrant miners, known as the Molly Maguires, fights against the cruelty of the mining company with sabotage and murder. A detective, also an Irish emigrant, is hired to ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: terrorism, fighting the system, coal mining, leadership, injustice, society, working undercover, crimes, legal, social decay, rebel, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 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: 1820s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Public Works (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 1888: a luthier, Vedder, has to step aside when his home, opposite the recently completed Central Station in Amsterdam, must yield for the planned Victoria Hotel. His cousin Anijs, pharmacist in the Northern provinces of the Netherlands, has gotten ...
Plot: rain, rape, funeral, father son relationship, pregnant, steam train, pregnant woman, hotel, letter, hospital, nephew, beehive ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: netherlands
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Inherit the Wind (1988)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.
Style: captivating, talky, thought provoking, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom, evolution, social relations, religions or cults, legal, dedicated lawyer, small town, idealism, rebellion, rivalry, small town life, courtroom drama ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Forbidden Territory: Stanley's Search for Livingstone (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: British explorer Henry Stanley travels to Africa in 1871 seeking missionary David Livingstone.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: society, against the odds, obsessive quest, uncover truth, hopes, interracial relations, unlikely partners, adventure, escapades, war, journalism, media ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Death of a Prophet (1981)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After breaking ties with the Nation of Islam, Malcolm X became a man marked for death...and it was just a matter of time before his enemies closed in. Despite death threats and intimidation, Malcolm marched on - continuing to spread the word of ...
Style: controversial, sincere, thought provoking, realistic, serious
Plot: jazz, assassination, politics, racism, folk hero, fighting the system, leadership, deadly, state affairs, society, rise and fall, ambition ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Salem Witch Trials (2002)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The film recounts the sobering tale of how 19 innocent lives were taken in a community experiencing paranoid hysteria regarding the suspected - but unproved - presence of the occult in the small New England town.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, disturbing, thought provoking
Plot: witch hunt, false accusation, puritan, society, religions or cults, social decay, politics, legal, americana, courtroom drama, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lady Inger of Ostrat (1975)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This historical drama is based on a play by Henrik Ibsen and set in the year 1528. The central figure in the low-keyed story is a Norwegian noblewoman who is seeking to bring independence to that country despite the involved political intrigues of ...
Plot: royalty, aristocrat, politics, religion, rival, king, intrigue
Time: 1500s
Place: scandinavia, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Felicitas (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Argentina
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Buenos Aires at the outskirts of XIX century. A society rigid in patriarchal rules. A war between brothers of Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and Paraguay. Two young and very much in love youngsters, fight for their right to be together. Obeyance and ...
Plot: love, female director, separation, reunion
Time: 1880s
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Column (1968)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Romania, West Germany
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The Roman Emperor Trajan has just murdered all the local men of Dacia and holds a military stronghold in what will later become Rumania. He places a Roman centurion in his place to occupy his latest conquest. After lopping off the head of the Dacian ...
Plot: suicide, betrayal, roman soldier, battle, banquet, sword, temple, city, construction, ancient rome, battles, conquering ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: family conflict, american indian, male female relationship, miraculous event, mormon, bible, messiah, salvation, healing, native american, blindness, faith ...
Time: 1st century
Place: america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Longitude (2000)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 250 min.
Story: Parallel stories: 18th century Harrison builds the marine chronometer for safe navigation at sea; 20th century Gould is obsessed with restoring it.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: inventor, against the odds, adventure, military life, escapades, danger, sea disaster, ocean or sea, british navy, father son relationship, sea, obsession ...
Time: 18th century, 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1700s
Place: jamaica, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Fall from Grace (1990)
Genre: 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: preacher, scandal, religion, fundamentalism, televangelist, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Siege at Ruby Ridge (1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: A mini-series dramatization of the controversial 1992 attack by federal agents on the Idaho home of Randy Weaver, a white seperatist. The ten-day siege, begun over a minor gun charge, resulted in the deaths of Weaver's son, wife and dog, and a ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, thought provoking, suspenseful ...
Plot: white supremacist, criminal heroes, confined, hostages, fugitives, violence spree, crimes, society, police investigation, wilderness, chases and races, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s
Place: idaho, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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RFK (2002)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Following the death of his brother John, Robert Kennedy is forced to rise to the challenge of leading his country and carrying on his brother's vision of what America could be.
Plot: politics, rivalry, u.s. president, politician
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: los angeles, manhattan new york city, new york, washington d.c., harlem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Path to Paradise: The Untold Story of the World Trade Center Bombing. (1997)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The incredible story of the events leading up to the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center in New York and the capture of the terrorists.
Style: disturbing, realistic, contemplative, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: terrorism, catastrophe, world trade center, failed attempt, undercover, skyscraper, working undercover, crime, incompetent official, leadership, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%