Movies and TV shows like The Path

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The Path (2016)
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The Path (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Path explores the unknown and mysterious world of the cult-like Meyerist Movement in upstate New York. At the center of the movement lies Eddie, a conflicted husband; Sarah, his devoted wife; and Cal, an ambitious leader. We follow each as they contend with deep issues involving relationships, faith, and power.
Plot: cult, faith, religion, belief, religious cult, sect

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, christian film and touching films and TV series with plots about religion, cult, faith, christian, christianity, prayer and mother daughter relationship mostly in Drama, Thriller and History genres. Some movies like The Path: Blinded by the Light (1980), The Witness At Your Door (1989), The Witness Goes Out (1992), The Cult (1971), Nothing Sacred (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Blinded by the Light (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: David Bowers is a teenager who runs away from home to join a quasi-religious cult. His sister Janet is determined to find him, but almost winds up getting brainwashed by the cult herself.
Plot: cult, mind control, sect, parent child relationship, brainwashing, parent, fanatic, salvation, father son relationship, kidnapping, sacrifice, mother daughter relationship ...
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95%
The Witness At Your Door (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A dramatic presentation of how innocent people become ensnared by the Watchtower Society. An inside look at how the Jehovah's Witnesses recruit, brainwash, and train new members.The Witness at Your Door is a compelling, fast-moving drama which ...
Style: christian film
Plot: cult, brainwashing, indoctrination, watchtower, evangelical christianity, christian, religion, prayer, doubt, religious cult, religious differences, crisis of faith ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Witness Goes Out (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Dramatic sequel to The Witness At Your Door. A lifelong Jehovah's Witness finds freedom from the bondage of the Watchtower Society and in the process discovers the truth behind their stand on blood transfusions and their history of false ...
Plot: cult, mind control, brainwashing, religion, christianity, christian, committee, watchtower, prayer, flashback, husband wife relationship, blood transfusion ...
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85%
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The Cult (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A monk-robed Manson-like cult leader who lives in a coffin, is transported around in a black hearse. At times he gets sadistic with his girl followers. Ivor, the cult leader , is taking in various young woman and seducing them before sending them ...
Plot: cult, mass murder, murder, sex, hearse, lesbian sex, female nudity, exploitation, flashback, stabbing, group sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Nothing Sacred (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nothing Sacred is an American drama series that aired from 1997 to 1998 on ABC. The series was created by a Jesuit priest named Bill Cain and producer David Manson.
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: introspection, moral dilemma, religions or cults, society, clergy, discrimination, injustice, life is a bitch, catholic, religion, neighborhood, nun ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
1st Time 16mm (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Story: Miguel, a debutant director, and his young team live a series of tribulations during the shootings of their first film, which unrolls between Lisbon, Venice, Paris and Madrid.
Plot: portuguese, movie business, cult, film making
Place: portugal
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46%
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The Cleaner (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After hitting rock-bottom from his own addictions during the birth of his twins, William Banks strikes a tentative deal with God. In exchange for a second chance, he vows to kick his addictions and dedicate his life to helping others. Now, along ...
Style: serious, realistic, uplifting
Plot: addiction, going straight, recovery, hopes, life is a bitch, society, rescue, human nature, family life, family relations, power relations, belief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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45%
Death of an Angel (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Grace, a priest, tracks her missing daughter to a religious community where the strange father Angel is keeping a wooden Jesus figure that sheds actual blood. When the cross is stolen, Grace decides to help out to get her daughter back.
Plot: death of husband, widow, religion, disappearance, cult, church, mexican, teenage girl, criminal, car accident, gangster, mother daughter relationship ...
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41%
Resurrection Trial (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: His job: Silence the Christians once and for all. His method: Prove the resurrection never happened. Can your faith stand up to The Prosecutor?
Style: christian film
Plot: doubt, atheism, christianity, religion, trial, testimony, courtroom, prosecutor, faith, lawyer
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39%
The 23rd Psalm (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drama - An evolving, empathetic, African-American, police detective, unconsciously channels his intuition to transcend his shortcomings and unravel the enigmatic murder of a transformed prostitute - Fredrick Burns, Auggie Cavanagh, Arnita Champion
Style: avant garde
Plot: faith, african american, faith based, spirituality, religion, christian, religious faith, supernatural power, art, gospel, new age
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Cutback (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: High School senior Luke Harris (Justin Schwan) dreams of just one thing... pro surfing. With his best friend Casey (Angel Cruz) at his side, they have two goals: surf and party! But Luke's Mom (Raquel Gardner) and especially Dad (Greg Carlson) ...
Style: christian film
Plot: youth, surfing, teenager, faith, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Jessica's extraordinarily strong will and heart enables her to rebel against her fanatical, cult-like upbringing. From seven to seventeen Jess is brainwashed to be one of the 'saved', to devote her life to Jesus, to follow the ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, talky, clever, humorous ...
Plot: coming of age, coming out, lesbian, gays and lesbians, friendship, adoption, lgbt teen, lgbt, single parent, high school, suburbs, innocence lost ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Broder Gabrielsen (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: " Broder Gabrielsen " in its time awoke a major debate , and already during the shooting of the film went high waves in the press . The film points a strong warning against religious fanaticism and against contemporary preachers, and it ...
Plot: fanaticism, sect, healing, ecstasy, tragic event, fanatic, racketeer, religious fanatic, religion, christianity, nightclub, preacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Wild Honey (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Country girl comes to the big city, gets into all kinds of trouble.
Plot: lsd, prostitution, satanic cult, cult, rape, sex, acid trip, vietnam vet, breasts, motorcycle, attempted rape, dominatrix ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Apostasy (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A faithful Jehovah's Witness is forced to shun her own sister because of a religious transgression. As the separation draws out, she starts to question the meaning of God's love.
Plot: teenage daughter, faith, mother daughter relationship, betrayal, religion, belief in god, british
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
Story: Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan is a drama serial made in Pakistan based on a novel written by Umera Ahmad. It is an emotional story of a girl named Saba and her daughter Sara. The drama became very popular upon its release. The serial featured a huge ...
Plot: father son relationship, husband wife relationship, betrayal, torture, infidelity, extramarital affair, innocence, adultery, lie, marriage, eyeglasses, funeral ...
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sex Rituals Of The Occult (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Bizarre, unusual and horrifying, Sex Rituals Of The Occult will shock and delight you. Travel with us to this side of hell and learn the sensual secrets kept by the worshippers of Satan. Witness the modern masters of the dark arts as they undertake ...
Plot: coffin, cult, shackles, park bench, sex, gay sex, voodoo, satanism, group sex, simulated sex, male nudity, exploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Fleeing from Evil to God (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Five men escape to a remote island in order to fight the Devil.
Plot: faith, propaganda, religion, muslim, temptation, islam
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Love Cult (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A magician/hypnotist gets the idea that he can make more money (and have a better time) by starting a sex cult than by continuing his magic act, so he becomes Brother Eros whose motto is "Love is all that counts."
Plot: cheating, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, female nudity, rape, sex, cult, greed, group sex, hypnotism, scam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Strange Angel (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of the mysterious and brilliant Jack Parsons in 1940s Los Angeles as by day he helps birth the discipline of American rocketry and by night is a performer of sex magick rituals and a disciple to occultist Aleister Crowley.
Plot: husband wife relationship, cult leader, orgy, cult
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Pendulum Swings (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: PENDULUM SWINGS follows a man into a dark place in his life - a place at which he arrives through a combination of bad decisions and forces beyond his control. When he finally hits bottom, he is presented with an opportunity to climb out of his ...
Plot: divorced father, faith
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The World's Greatest Sinner (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A bored insurance salesman quits his job to go into politics. He first starts preaching about how man is greater than he thinks and that man can live forever. He ends up forming his own political party, "The Eternal Man" party. He begins ...
Style: surreal
Plot: politics, snake, widow, insanity, catholic, catholic priest, catholic church, guitar, rock band, church, cult, rock concert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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This Life (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A group of aspiring young lawyers sharing a shabby house in London, charting their careers and personal lives.
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, emotional, touching
Plot: lawyer, sex, city life, cult, twentysomething life, young adult, roommate, office, workplace situations, legal, workplace, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Charlot og Charlotte (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Story: Cool city girl Charlot ends up with lonely naive country girl Charlotte on a road trip together across Denmark. On their trip to Skagen on the top of Denmark they have many strange and existential experiences, meeting among others an angel, a ...
Style: road movie
Plot: guardian angel, chance meeting, cult leader, man dressed as woman, baptism, talking while driving, danish, countryside, angel, bank robber, volkswagen beetle, mercedes benz ...
Place: denmark, scandinavia, cross country
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Waco (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The FBI and ATF seize religious leader, David Koresh's Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas in the spring of 1993. A six-part television series covering a deadly standoff between the federal government and the Branch Davidians spiritual ...
Plot: cult, fbi, standoff, fire, shoot out, true crime, cult leader, siege, raid, fbi agent
Time: year 1993
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Whispering Pages (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The pages that whisper through this brooding, beautiful tone poem are from nineteenth-century Russian literature, primarily Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment. An anonymous man wanders through decomposing, fog-enshrouded catacombs and encounters a ...
Plot: poverty, religion, homelessness, water, murder, faith, surrealism, humiliation, lion
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Virgin Mary (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Croatia, Canada, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In 1981 in Medjugorje (BA), a group of kids claim that Virgin Mary appeared to them on a hill. The local priest believes them and spreads the word. Religious tourism blossoms. The communist government is concerned and arrests the priest.
Plot: communism, virgin mary, mountain, nun, execution, religion, priest, propaganda, faith
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Mama Flora's Family (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Alex Haley's novel about a black matriarch in the early 20th century, this dramatic miniseries spotlights the struggle for social change. Cicely Tyson stars as Mama Flora, a woman determined to free her children from the bonds of ...
Style: sincere, serious, epic, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: racism, african american, false accusation, interracial relations, suburbs, prejudice, black family, family life, society, family relations, couple relations, discrimination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: christian, evangelical christianity, bible prophecy, theology, rapture, heaven, husband wife relationship, prayer, fired from the job, faith, end of the world, dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
When Calls The Heart (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Elizabeth Thatcher, a young school teacher from a wealthy Eastern family, migrates from the big city to teach school in a small coal mining town in the west.
Style: sentimental, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: small town, teacher, character change, lifestyle change, power relations, christianity, instructor, female protagonist, wealthy family, pride, small town life, social relations ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%