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God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness (2018)
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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: captivating, realistic, psychological, rough, christian film
Plot: church, christian, faith, brother brother relationship, religion, university, religious fanatic, prayer, religious fundamentalism, lawyer, arson, jail, pastor, protest, doubt, college, christianity, death of friend, religious differences, indoctrination, christian propaganda

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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, prayer, christian propaganda, religious persecution, teacher, lawsuit, faith, religious fanatic, manipulation, bible, religion ...
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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.
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The Case for Christ (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the true story of an award-winning investigative journalist -- and avowed atheist -- who applies his well-honed journalistic and legal skills to disprove the newfound Christian faith of his wife... with unexpected, life-altering results.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 100 min.
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Do You Believe? (2015)
Genre: Drama
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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.
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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 ...
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 85 min.
Story: When five strangers with nothing in common come together at a remote roadside eatery, they place their orders with the diner's omniscient owner, who seems to know everything about them ... and is eerily reminiscent of Jesus Christ.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: christian film, touching, serious, realistic
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Duration: 73 min.
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