Movies like Mary Magdalene

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Mary Magdalene (2018)
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Mary Magdalene
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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Jesus of Nazareth
Biography, Drama, History
Italy, UK
382 min.
 8.5
 7.7
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, christian film and sincere films with plots about bible, christian, religion, christianity, society, faith and religions or cults mostly in Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Mary Magdalene: The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), The Passion of the Christ (2004), Do You Believe? (2015), St. Paul (2000), The Last Sin Eater (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
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Duration: 117 min.
Story: In seeking her own redemption from the one man of whom she is most afraid, 10-year-old Cadi Forbes discovers a secret sin haunting her community of Welsh immigrants in 1850s Appalachia.
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Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, USA, Hungary
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of a young man, a famous stage actor, who is notified of the death of his father whom he has never seen. In Israel where his father is buried, he meets with his father's young widow, as well as with a movie director who need the son ...
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The Sunset Limited
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 ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A devout young woman learns about faith, living, and love from a surprising source. Esther Harris, a young woman praised for her virtue and devotion to Warren F. Vanderbilt's Prophetic Watchman Ministries, has been given the opportunity of a ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sincere
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    User:   41%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
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The Genesis Code
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Uncommon
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: christian film
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Worlds Apart
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The daughter of a Jehovah's Witness is forced to choose between religion and love when she falls for someone outside her faith.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, psychological
Plot: clergy, lovers reunited, school, suburban life, suburbs, hopes, love and romance, society, youth, couples, crumbling marriage, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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