Movies like The Light of the World

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The Light of the World (2003)
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The Light of the World (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This 78-minute film takes you on an unforgettable journey, showing the biblical account of the creation of man and the entrance of sin into the world. See why Jesus Christ came to earth and how He dealt with the sin issue once and for all. Follow the Lord's life, from His miraculous birth to His agonizing crucifixion and glorious resurrection. Viewers will suddenly realize the horrible price Christ paid for their sins, and understand why He is the only way to heaven.
Style: biblical, christian film
Plot: jesus christ, hell, religion, jesus, christianity, satan, bible, christian, painting, heaven, crucifix

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Most similar movies to The Light of the World

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, biblical, touching and psychological films with plots about christian, religion, christianity, bible, faith, christian propaganda and prayer mostly in Drama, Family and Horror genres. Some movies like The Light of the World: God's Not Dead 2 (2016), Jesus: The Desire of Ages (2014), Paul: The Emissary (1997), Escape from Hell (2000), Thin Ice (1988). 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, christianity, religious persecution, teacher, christian propaganda, faith, prayer, lawsuit, bible, religion, manipulation, religious fanatic ...
Place: phoenix arizona
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95%
Jesus: The Desire of Ages (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: "Jesus - The Desire of Ages" is a soft glove in a hard hand as far as Christian movies go. It packs a punch of theological and emotional power gloved in all the soft, warm fuzzies that make family viewing so enjoyable. The movie opens with ...
Style: biblical
Plot: easter, crucifix, religion, roman soldier, messiah, religious persecution, virgin mary, christian, bible, crucifixion of jesus, jesus, bible story ...
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93%
Paul: The Emissary (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Robert Marcarelli - In this impressive drama, starring Gary Cooper, we follow Saul the angry zealot to Paul the servant of Christ, who will pay any price to bring his message to the world. - Garry Cooper, Leon Lissek, Kermit Christman
Style: biblical, christian film
Plot: bible, martyr, demon, religious conversion, prison guard, change of heart, judaism, evangelist, christianity, religious persecution, sermon, prisoner ...
Time: ancient times, 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, factual, rough, bleak, epic ...
Plot: christianity, jesus christ, betrayal, jesus, torture, religion, suffering, life philosophy, religions or cults, bible, sacrifice, mission ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 30s, 1930s
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Escape from Hell (2000)
Genre: Horror, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Do you believe in life after death? Dr. Eric Robinson wants to believe and experience that infinite love and warmth that near death testimonies claim is on the other side of life. His colleague, Dr. Marissa Holloway, is on a crusade to alleviate the ...
Style: christian film
Plot: near death experience, hell, prayer, doctor, christianity, heaven, religion, father son relationship, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.5
 13
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, cabin, skiing, christianity, church, religion
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: husband wife relationship, theology, christianity, heaven, end of the world, dream, rapture, prayer, christian, religion, faith, fired from the job ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: anger, christian, religion, christianity, drug smuggler, addiction, drug addict, faith, resort, criminal, good versus evil, hostage ...
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Christ Slayer (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Takes place at the Passover and the days that follow the crucifixion. A mix of scripture and Christian legend woven to try and create a more complete picture. It follows Longinus as the Roman soldier who put the spear to Jesus on the cross.
Plot: jesus, jesus christ, christian, cross, sword, spear, roman, crucifix, soldier, easter
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84%
End Of The Harvest (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An atheist philosophy club at a college harasses a Christian, Scott, who claims to have inside knowledge of when the world will end. To vindicate himself and "defeat" the athiests, he prepares a presentation based on a bible study he finds ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, salvation, college, christianity, preaching, eternity, christian propaganda, redemption, gospel, debate, farmer, religion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: evangelical christianity, mormonism, religion, mormon, christianity, religious differences, christian, neighbor, discussion, bible quote
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79%
 6.6
 98
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: christian film
Plot: freedom of speech, church, courtroom, religion, classroom, atheist, janitor, high school student, bible, lawyer, christian, school janitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.5
 14K
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, biblical, christian film, sentimental, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prayer, african american protagonist, family relations, christian, propaganda, beautiful scenery, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, african american, intergenerational friendship, marital problem, life philosophy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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
Plot: cafe, christian, bible quote, newspaper editor, held at gunpoint, discussion, newspaper, religion, christianity, husband wife relationship, interview, christian propaganda ...
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73%
 4.7
 41K
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, serious, thought provoking, psychological, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christianity, christian, religion, religious, teachers and students, religions or cults, one on one, college life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, religious persecution, college student, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, israel, middle east, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.7
 99
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: sabotage, dysfunctional family, nuclear power plant, christian, father son relationship, preacher, christianity, religion, church, hitchhiker, sermon, husband wife relationship ...
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 5.5
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Dustclouds (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: "Dustclouds" is an epic fever-dream, chronicling a long night's journey into day. As his wedding carriage rides beneath a starlit night, Getz vows to enjoy the fruits of his labor. Having worked his whole life, he has finally married. ...
Style: demonic
Plot: mother nature, christianity, surrealism, occult, wedding, train tracks, fictional war, time travel, wedding night, cosmology, soul music, love ...
Time: future
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62%
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Vanished (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Without warning, millions of people instantly vanish from the face of the earth! In the following hours civilization is torn apart as anarchy and chaos reign supreme. It is a time of Great Tribulation for those left behind.
Style: christian film
Plot: rapture, bible prophecy, apocalypse, religion, bible, christian, end of the world
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Mary of Nazareth (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Morocco
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Nazareth in Galilee, at the time of Roman emperor Augustus and of the king of Jews Herod, lives a simple young woman, Mary, between the love of her parents, of her fiancé Joseph the carpenter, and of her fellow citizens. One day, a dazzling ...
Style: biblical
Plot: jesus christ, loincloth, crucifix, crucifixion of jesus, jesus
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.6
 13
The Healing (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: He finally met someone who specialized in damaged hearts. In this stirring drama, a promising young physician slides into alcoholism, following his wife’s tragic death. Having lost everything, he lands in a skid row mission, where he meets some ...
Style: christian film
Plot: bum, drunk, death of wife, doctor, bible quote, bible, grief, religious conversion, drug withdrawal, christian, alcohol abuse, alcoholic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 34
In His Steps (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A priest challenges the members of his congregation to not just go to church every Sunday, but to actually follow in Jesus's footsteps in their daily lives. From Charles M. Sheldon's book that launched the saying "What would Jesus Do?
Style: christian film
Plot: religious conversion, christian, reporter, morality, christianity, born again christian, faith, actress, congregation, selfishness, religion, stroke ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Apostle Peter: Redemption (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tormented by his denial of Christ, Peter spent his life attempting to atone for his failures. Now as he faces certain death at the hand of Nero, will he falter again, his weakness betray him or will he rise up triumphant in his final moment?
Style: thought provoking, psychological, realistic, biblical
Plot: christian, cowardice, christianity, redemption, betrayal, religions or cults, roman empire, apostle, against the odds, philosophy, society, religion ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: hiding place, troubled teen, janitor, teenager, christianity, church, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: therapist, christianity, christian, car accident, arson, grief, bullying, anti depressant, bully, bible, suicidal, bible quote ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Messiah: Prophecy Fulfilled (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: A first century rabbi, Yehuda (Nick Mancuso), finds his true calling when he decides to follow in the footsteps of a certain Jesus of Nazareth and spread his Good Word. But in the year after Jesus' crucifixion, it's not so easy to persuade ...
Style: christian film
Plot: religion, religious differences, judaism, brother brother relationship, rabbi, christian, religious conversion, family gatherings, easter, jewish, christianity, sermon
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, thought provoking, complex, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: christianity, afterlife, brain tumor, bible, religion, atheist, religious, faith, father son relationship, hospital, alcoholic, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: christian propaganda, court, doubt, faith, lawyer, christianity, testimony, atheism, trial, courtroom, prosecutor, religion
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, christianity, religious conversion, soldier, road trip, robbery, war veteran, military life, father and son ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1990s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 4K
Audacity (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Peter (Travis Owens) is an aspiring comedian encouraged by his friend Ben (Ben Price, Australia's Got Talent finalist) to perform at the local comedy club. But stage fright isn’t Peter’s only fear. When confronted with one of today’s most ...
Style: christian film, psychological, tense, touching, sexy
Plot: male homosexuality, love, truth, christian, gay slur, homophobe, gay couple, homosexuality, homosexual, religion, christianity, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 20K
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: uplifting, christian film, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: faith, christian, family relations, christianity, fatherhood, gang, self discovery, human spirit, friendship, destiny, religions or cults, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%