Movies like Mary Magdalene

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Mary Magdalene (2018)
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Mary Magdalene (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical new social movement. At its head is a charismatic leader, Jesus of Nazareth, who promises that the world is changing. Mary is searching for a new way of living, and an authenticity that is denied her by the rigid hierarchies of the day. As the notoriety of the group spread and more are drawn to follow Jesus’ inspirational message, Mary’s spiritual journey places her at the heart of a story that will lead to the capital city of Jerusalem, where she must confront the reality of Jesus’ destiny and her own place within it.
Style: biblical
Plot: christian, bible, feminism, apostle, belief, resurrection, religion, treason, baptism, suicide by hanging, childbirth, exorcism, night, underwater scene, female protagonist, death, faith, horse, marriage proposal, blood, kiss, leprosy, roman empire, rebellion, hebrew ...
Place: jerusalem

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out christian film, serious, biblical and realistic films with plots about christian, religion, christianity, faith, bible, prayer and religions or cults mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Mary Magdalene: War Room (2015), God's Not Dead 2 (2016), All the King's Horses (1977), The Healing (1983), The Passion of the Christ (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: biblical, christian film, inspirational, touching, earnest ...
Plot: christian, propaganda, dysfunctional family, closet, prayer, salesman, bible, african american protagonist, coffee, widow, intergenerational friendship, passive aggressive behavior ...
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95%
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, manipulation, alternate universe, religious fanatic, christianity, overalls, religion, lawsuit, bible, bible quote, atheist, juror ...
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93%
All the King's Horses (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young couple begins to apply scriptural principles to their relationship, they discover how Christ can bring healing to their shattered marriage.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, wife husband relationship, motorcycle accident, sleeping pill, motorcycle race, religious differences, bible, pill, loveless marriage, pastor, sermon, religious conversion ...
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70%
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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: christian, nurse, doctor, drunk, bum, bible quote, religious conversion, drug withdrawal, bible, drug addiction, drug addict, alcoholic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: bleak, epic, rough, biblical, factual ...
Plot: betrayal, christianity, suffering, torture, religions or cults, clergy, bible, sacrifice, redemption, last supper, mission, religion ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, prayer, husband wife relationship, fired from the job, faith, dream, end of the world ...
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60%
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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: serious, talky, realistic, thought provoking, psychological ...
Plot: christian, christianity, teachers and students, college life, college, student life, religions or cults, society, youth, power relations, religion, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, egypt, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Face in the Mirror (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: The dramatic story of a group of young people’s response to a desperate teen’s cry for help.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, teenager, suicide, flashback, prayer, gun, outcast, pastor, troubled teen, suicide attempt, ambulance, depression ...
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55%
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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: christian, gun, hotel, resort, drugs, criminal, hostage, faith, good versus evil, held at gunpoint, anger, healing ...
Place: thailand
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55%
Eternal Salvation (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jonathan Wright has it all, a prestigious job, incredibly beautiful wife Amy, gorgeous 7-year-old daughter Megan and countless friends. In the prime of his life, Jonathan suffers a life threatening brain aneurysm that leaves him comatose. After ...
Plot: christian, salvation, friendship, love, filmmaking
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54%
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The Master (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Freddie, a volatile, heavy-drinking veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, finds some semblance of a family when he stumbles onto the ship of Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic leader of a new "religion" he forms after World ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: drifter, right hand man, belief, alcoholic, book, cult leader, religious cult, cause and meaning, drugs/alcohol, under the surface, post war, sexual obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: usa, england, alabama, pennsylvania, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: christian film
Plot: church, christian, religious fanatic, indoctrination, religious fundamentalism, pastor, college, arson, religion, prayer, brother brother relationship, faith ...
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53%
Me & You, Us, Forever (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A 47 year old Christian man on the other side of an unwanted divorce thinks back on his first love from high school and wants to see her again.
Plot: christian, family, divorced man, regret, support group, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, flashback, faith
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52%
Gramps Goes to College (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ty Bounds, a workaholic as a computer programmer for 35 years, has retired. No longer forced to work for a living, he seeks how he can spend his time serving God. Following the lead of the Holy Spirit, he returns to college to wage war against ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, religion versus science, dorm room, atheist, bible quote, tennis, dormitory, biology, college, alcohol, roommate, party ...
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49%
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 ...
Style: biblical
Plot: painting, hell, bible, heaven, religion, christian
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48%
The Bible: In the Beginning... (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Extravagant production of the first part of the book of Genesis. Covers Adam and Eve, Noah and the Flood and Abraham and Isaac.
Style: epic, exciting, serious, biblical, based on the bible ...
Plot: adam and eve, noah's ark, flood, bible, christian, redemption, supernatural ability, good versus evil, legends and myths, miraculous event, religions or cults, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being ...
Style: epic, surreal, tense, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: desert, temptation, christianity, betrayal, roman, blasphemy, jesus christ, cross, prophecy, redemption, sin, clergy ...
Time: ancient history, 30s, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Printing (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The Printing is a family film produced by Unusual Films that tells the story of faithful Christians that continue printing and smuggling Bibles even when they know they are being hunted down by the Soviet Russian government.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, exciting, uplifting ...
Plot: christian, against the rules, religions or cults, rebellion, society, fighting the system, injustice, against humanity, danger, life is a bitch, peaceful mission, torture ...
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Place: russia, soviet union
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The Prodigal (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: They were a family torn apart by redemption...kept apart by pride...but brought together by a miracle.
Style: christian film
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The Apocalypse (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It is 90 AD, and the Roman Empire is being run by the Emperor Domitian, who has declared himself to be God and ruler over heaven and earth. The Christians, who do not recognize his divinity, are a thorn in his side and he is having them cruelly ...
Style: serious, sincere, futuristic, epic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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45%
Eye of the Storm (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: For reporter Tom Edwards, the eye of the storm was where he least expected it.
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, reporter, gulf war, teenage daughter, television reporter, death of wife, father daughter relationship
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44%
St. John in Exile (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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Style: one man show
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Time: 1st century
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44%
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: emotional, serious, realistic, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: cause and meaning, christian, human spirit, religions or cults, hopes, society, clergy, introspection, self discovery, doctors and patients, teaching the ways of the world, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Long Shadow (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, USA, Hungary
Duration: 80 min.
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Plot: television reporter, stepmother stepson relationship, flight attendant, israeli, filmmaking, trip, bible, hungarian, death of father, father son relationship, reporter, journalist ...
Place: holy land, israel, jerusalem, budapest hungary
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43%
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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: teenager, faith, surfing, youth, christian
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43%
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The Shepherd (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A father chooses between his enemy and the life of his own son. Bursting with “Top Gun” action, THE SHEPHERD explodes into the lives and conflicts of the men who push the edge of supersonic danger while defending our skies. The resulting ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christian, air force base, funeral, prayer, death of father, vietnam veteran, pilot, religious conversion, jet plane, canoe, river, fighter jet ...
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42%
Though None Go with Me (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elizabeth Leroy devotes her life to serving God but her faith is tested over the years as she has to overcome many hardships and sorrows.
Plot: doctor, faith, dementia, female protagonist, death, surprise party, loss of father, car accident, funeral, small town, wedding, marriage proposal ...
Time: 1990s, 1950s
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42%
Secrets In The Snow (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On this particular Friday morning the students of Eastbrook High are arriving at school to complete their final exams before the Christmas Holiday. But what began as a December snowfall quickly becomes a threatening winter storm, and school is ...
Plot: christian, family, snow, school, high school, coming of age, faith based
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41%
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
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41%
Pamela's Prayer (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: This period piece motion picture portrays the unique and heartfelt story of Pamela Bucklin from her birth in 1969 to her wedding day in 1991. When her mother dies at birth, Pamela is raised by her father, Wayne. He makes a commitment to pray with ...
Style: christian film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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