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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.
Style: biblical, thought provoking, suspense, melancholic
Plot: faith, cult, identity crisis, deception, manipulation, meaning of life, worship, shrine, religion, belief, sect, religious cult

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, realistic and suspense films and TV series with plots about society, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, dishonesty, family relations, rivalry and religion mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Path: God's Not Dead 2 (2016), Escape at Dannemora (2018), Billions (2016), Nothing Sacred (1997), The Cleaner (2008). 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
Plot: christian, courtroom drama, religious persecution, juror, judge, lawyer, faith, school, prayer, teacher, christianity, religion ...
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Escape at Dannemora (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The stranger-than-fiction account of a prison break in upstate New York in the summer of 2015, which spawned a massive manhunt for two convicted murderers who were aided in their escape by a married female prison employee with whom they both became ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, based on true events, melancholic, twists and turns
Plot: prison escape, love triangle, crime, escape plan, prisoner, deception, love affair, prison life, prison guard, escape, prison
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Billions (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, thought provoking, suspense, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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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: touching, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: introspection, society, injustice, discrimination, clergy, religions or cults, life is a bitch, moral dilemma, crisis of faith, jewish, parish, faith ...
Time: 90s
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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, uplifting, realistic
Plot: addiction, rescue, belief, going straight, family life, hopes, power relations, family relations, life is a bitch, human nature, society, recovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Lone Star (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Lone Star is an American drama television series which originally ran on Fox from September 20, 2010 to September 27, 2010, airing Monday nights at 9 pm ET/PT. Fox announced Lone Star's cancellation on September 28, 2010 after two low-rated ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: cheating, love triangle, business venture, new job, society, identity crisis, lifestyle, betrayal, thief, family life, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, houston texas
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The Romanoffs (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An anthology series centered around people who believe themselves to be the modern-day descendants of the Romanov family.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, factual, semi documentary, educational film
Audience: chick flick
Plot: anthology, luxury, ancestor, russian history, royal family, domestic servant, russian empire, interview, female full frontal nudity
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Inspired by the award-winning documentary, this medical drama is set in the busiest and most notorious ER in the nation where the extraordinary staff confront a challenged system in order to protect their ideals and the patients who need them the ...
Style: suspense, emotional, touching, sentimental
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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, sacrifice, brainwashing, parent, mind control, parent child relationship, brother sister relationship, spirituality, kidnapping, love, fanatic, sect ...
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Breaking Point (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 10 min.
Story: BREAKING POINT follows a group of friends dealing with dreams, triumphs, and heartaches as day-to-day transitions and setbacks threaten their relationships and livelihoods.
Plot: gay, friendship, divorce, lie, seduction, love, sex, deception, murder, lesbian
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A Year in the Life (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Following the success of the miniseries, NBC launched a drama series the following the Gardner family.
Plot: sibling relationship, parent child relationship, family, wife husband relationship, single mother, dead wife, identity crisis, free spirit, husband wife relationship, brother sister relationship
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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, indoctrination, brainwashing, watchtower, christian, religion, prayer, evangelical christianity, bible, religious differences, doubt, theology ...
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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, brainwashing, mind control, committee, theology, bible quote, religious conversion, doubt, watchtower, christian, christianity, religious cult ...
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Will (2017)
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The wild story of young William Shakespeare's arrival onto the punk-rock theater scene in 16th century London -- the seductive, violent world where his raw talent faced rioting audiences, religious fanatics and raucous side-shows. It's a ...
Style: epic, suspense, satirical, exciting, suspenseful
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Time: 16th century
Place: england
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41%
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8 Days (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Story: With a huge asteroid rushing towards Europe, there are only eight days left till impact. In the face of the apocalypse everything changes; laws and rules are abandoned. Who can save themself, what is really important now?
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: mentor, sect, end of the world, cult, panic, society, danger, death, destiny, rivalry, heroes, dishonesty ...
Place: germany
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious
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Time: 90s
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
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Style: suspense
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, realistic
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Time: 90s
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Do No Harm (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing, rough ...
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Halt and Catch Fire (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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The Deuce (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: captivating, suspenseful, sexy, melancholic, gross out humor
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Cutback (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: christian film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Fathers & Daughters (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing, touching ...
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I'll Fly Away (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: I'll Fly Away is an American drama television series set during the late 1950s and early 1960s, in an unspecified Southern U.S. state. It aired on NBC from 1991 to 1993 and starred Regina Taylor as Lilly Harper, a black housekeeper for the ...
Style: realistic, feel good, thought provoking, sincere, serious
Plot: district attorney, civil rights, housekeeper, social activist, hopes, civil action, politically correct, interracial relations, righting the wronged, fighting the system, state affairs, politics ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Meri Zaat Zarra-e-Benishan (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
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Plot: innocence, respect, cancer, tragic event, forgiveness, marital problem, shame, hidden truth, torture, extramarital affair, adultery, silence ...
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%