Movies like Let There Be Light

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Let There Be Light (2017)
 4.6
 3K
Let There Be Light (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An atheist goes through a near-death experience in an auto accident before converting to Christianity.
Style: christian film, rough, thought provoking, captivating, melancholic, complex
Plot: christianity, afterlife, religion, pastor, brain tumor, bible, atheist, religious, wedding, cancer, alcoholic, divorce, hospital, faith, father son relationship, debate, marriage proposal, grief, husband wife relationship, transformation, marriage, ex husband ex wife relationship, faith based, evangelist, religious conversion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, captivating, realistic and serious films with plots about christian, religion, christianity, faith, prayer, church and christian propaganda mostly in Drama, Biography and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Let There Be Light: God's Not Dead (2014), The Case for Christ (2017), Do You Believe? (2015), God's Not Dead 2 (2016), 90 Minutes in Heaven (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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God's Not Dead (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After he refuses to disavow his faith, a devout Christian student (Shane Harper) must prove the existence of God or else his college philosophy professor (Kevin Sorbo) will fail him.
Style: christian film, psychological, thought provoking, serious, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christianity, christian, religion, religious, teachers and students, religions or cults, college life, college student, religious persecution, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, college, life & death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, israel, middle east, egypt
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100%
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, court, court case, husband wife relationship, investigation, manipulation, journalist, reporter, brainwashing, christian propaganda ...
Time: year 1980, year 1987
Place: indiana, los angeles, jerusalem, california, chicago illinois ...
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100%
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, clergy, self discovery, society, religions or cults, introspection, teaching the ways of the world, hopes, doctors and patients, human spirit, church, religion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, xian
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100%
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, faith, christian propaganda, religion, teacher, lawsuit, atheist, religious fanatic, church, manipulation ...
Place: phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, church, faith, brother brother relationship, religious fanatic, university, religious fundamentalism, religion, pastor, arson, protest, jail ...
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100%
90 Minutes in Heaven (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A man involved in a horrific car crash is pronounced dead, only to come back to life an hour and a half later, claiming to have seen Heaven.
Style: christian film, disturbing, captivating, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: near death experience, hospital, church, heaven, recovery, husband wife relationship, car accident, dealing with death, physical disability, death, disability, presumed dead ...
Time: year 1989
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100%
 6.3
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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: inspirational, christian film, biblical, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christian, african american protagonist, life, family relations, propaganda, beautiful scenery, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, african american, intergenerational friendship, marital problem, life philosophy ...
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100%
A Matter of Faith (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Christian girl, Rachel Whitaker (Jordan Trovillion) goes off to college for her freshman year and begins to be influenced by her popular Biology professor (Harry Anderson) who teaches that evolution is the answer to the origins of life. When ...
Style: christian film, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: college, culture clash, family relations, society, youth, teachers and students, parents and children, student life, religion versus science, professor, science, christianity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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100%
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The Grace Card (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Everything can change in an instant ... and take a lifetime to unravel. When Mac McDonald loses his son in an accident, the ensuing 17 years of bitterness and pain erodes his love for his family and leaves him angry with God ... and just about ...
Style: serious, uplifting, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Plot: hopes, racism, dysfunctional family, father son relationship, partners, crimes, clergy, partners against crime, reluctant partners, society, family problems, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, memphis, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Catching Hearts (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: "What happens when a bestselling atheist author Professor Mark Gavin loses his faith in atheism? This intense drama asks tough questions and explores why there is no such thing as coincidence."
Style: christian film, captivating, entertaining
Plot: religious conversion, atheist, crisis of faith, religion, atheism, change of heart, religious, religious faith, changing lives, lifestyle change, moral transformation, faith ...
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34%
 6.8
 21K
Courageous (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes, and their partners are confident and focused. They willingly stand up to the worst the streets have to offer. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly ...
Style: christian film, uplifting, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: faith, christian, christianity, family relations, fatherhood, gang, law enforcement, society, hopes, religions or cults, self discovery, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 10K
Breakthrough (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When he was 14, Smith drowned in Lake St. Louis and was dead for nearly an hour. According to reports at the time, CPR was performed 27 minutes to no avail. Then the youth's mother, Joyce Smith, entered the room, praying loudly. Suddenly, there ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, thought provoking, captivating, touching ...
Plot: religious, faith, hospital, death, paramedic, church, lake, pastor, doctor, police, fever, foster child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 23K
Fireproof (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Albany, the marriage of Caleb and Catherine Holt is in crisis and they decide to divorce. However, Caleb's father, John, proposes that his son delays their separation process for forty days and follow a procedure called "The Love ...
Style: uplifting, inspirational, christian film, emotional, serious ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: marriage, christian, husband wife relationship, self discovery, firefighter, couple relations, faith, couples, marital problem, love and romance, family relations, religious conversion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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100%
 5.0
 110
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: disturbing, psychological, sincere, captivating, christian film
Plot: high school student, bible, christian propaganda, religion, rehearsal, christianity, theatre play, religious faith, faith, high school life, teenager, religious conversion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Speaking in Tongues (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely college student grieving the loss of his mother has found purpose in a local megachurch. When a young pastor invites him to Chicago for a summer internship evangelizing the 'lost', his new faith is put to the test.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: evangelist, christian, religious conversion, religious faith, religion, changing lives, faith, character change, student, religious, change of heart, lifestyle change ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Saul: The Journey to Damascus (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Malta, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Known as Saul the Butcher, the stoning of Stephen was said to have shattered Saul's faith in the Temple and its denial of Christ as the Messiah. His conversion to Christianity and baptism as Paul changed the history of the world.
Style: psychological, captivating, christian film, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: christianity, faith, bible, religious conversion, religious differences, belief in god, religious faith, change of heart, religious intolerance, religious fundamentalism, changing lives, religion ...
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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
Plot: criminal, faith, resort, anger, addiction, drug addict, christianity, christian, religion, drug smuggler, hostage, drugs ...
Place: thailand
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29%
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, faith, family, pastor, jesus, religion, religions or cults, parents and children, small town, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, usa, lithuania
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50%
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 5.6
 124
Camp Harlow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the brink of a family crisis, Alex finds herself being sent to the last place she wants to be, summer camp. Knowing that a young admirer from school will be at the camp, Alex reluctantly agrees. Thrown into a group of people she has never met, ...
Style: christian film, feel good, touching, romantic, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: summer camp, camp, christian, religion, dentist, baptism, shoplifting, obstacle course, drawing, father daughter relationship, horse, christianity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Penitent Thief (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story of the two unnamed men who were crucified alongside Jesus and how they came to be beside him on the cross that fateful day. Dismas and his brother Jotham, along with Gestas, another young man who will share their fate, suffer tragedy and ...
Style: christian film, biblical, epic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: roman, religious, gang of thieves, gang, thief, male protagonist, brother brother relationship, tragic hero, brother brother conflict, religion, injustice, religions or cults ...
Time: 1st century
Place: jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Encounter (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When five strangers with nothing in common come together at a remote roadside eatery, they place their orders with the diner's omniscient owner, who seems to know everything about them ... and is eerily reminiscent of Jesus Christ.
Style: christian film, tense, uplifting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: christian, diner, faith, self discovery, human spirit, mysterious place, group of strangers, religions or cults, introspection, haunted by the past, human nature, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, xian
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, touching, captivating, psychological
Plot: faith, christian, vietnam war, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, soldier, robbery, road trip, christianity, religious conversion, military life, father son relationship, father and son ...
Time: 90s, 60s
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28%
Right to Believe (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Tony Morris (Christopher Hunt) is a local newspaper reporter who is demoted to writing for his paper’s community section after his credibility is falsely called into question. Little does Tony know that his first assignment in his new role ...
Style: christian film, psychological, sexy, touching, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, husband wife relationship, gay slur, homophobe, christian propaganda, homosexual, bible, christianity, christian, newspaper editor, homosexuality, discussion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Sunset Limited (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on the play of the same name by Pulitzer Prize Winner Cormac McCarthy, this searing two-character drama mixes humor and pathos while examining the relationship between strangers who are brought together by desperate circumstances. Set in a New ...
Style: talky, intellectual, thought provoking, bleak, philosophical ...
Plot: atheism, belief, suffering, suicidal, society, african american, psychology, christianity, suicide attempt, character study, multiple storylines, alone in the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: teenage boy, family relations, christianity, adoptive father, adoptive mother, foster home, foster child, church, respect, troubled teen, christian, support group ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
What Would Jesus Do? (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The citizens of a small town lose their faith day by day. Poverty and hardships have been hard on them... when all of a sudden something changes. Their faith is reborn. And a question rises inside them: "What would Jesus do?"
Style: christian film, realistic, serious, fable
Plot: small town, clergy, human spirit, introspection, society, hopes, social relations, religions or cults, small town life, pastor, musician, delusion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, xian
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27%
The Genesis Code (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A college hockey player and a female journalism student struggle to find common ground with their spiritual faith and scientific studies.
Style: realistic, semi serious, uplifting, christian film, contemplative
Plot: ice hockey, college, human spirit, hopes, youth, society, love and romance, redemption, student life, christianity, faith, religions or cults ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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26%
Prayer Never Fails (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: PRAYER NEVER FAILS is a gripping legal drama about an up-and-coming small town high school basketball coach, well on his way to a championship caliber season, when he is fired after he prays with one of his players who is in great need. The movie is ...
Style: christian film, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: lawsuit, coach, fired from the job, lawyer, christian, lawyer client relationship, atheist, high school, faith, basketball coach, court, religious conflict ...
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26%
 6.8
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Diane (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Diane is a devoted friend and caretaker, particularly to her drug-addicted son. But as those around her begin to drift away in the last quarter of her life, she is left to reckon with past choices and long-dormant memories.
Style: rough, melancholic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: drug addiction, old woman, mother son relationship, friendship, memory, family relations, church, death, husband wife relationship, religion, depression, nurse ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
To Save a Life (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jake Taylor has everything. He has a beautiful girl, he's the champion in basketball and beer pong, and everyone loves him. Then, an old childhood friend, whom Jake used to be friends with, commits suicide. Jake begins to think. He wonders what ...
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, realistic, christian film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: religious, friendship, bittersweet, self discovery, social differences, social relations, high school life, innocence lost, teenage life, youth, misfit, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%