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The Ark (2015)
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The Ark (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Noah, a farmer and family man, is instructed by an angel to build an ark in the middle of a desert in order to save both his family and the faithful from a devastating flood. A seemingly impossible task, especially when his sons refuse to believe him and help, Noah risks ridicule and humiliation from the degenerate townsfolk as well as his loving but exasperated family, in his quest to carry out his God-given task.
Style: biblical, serious, captivating, epic, suspense, touching
Plot: ancient history, apocalypse, obsession, redemption, hopes, parents and children, society, chaos, religions or cults, old testament, noah's ark, flood, survival, end of the world, religion, natural disaster, destiny, chosen one, prophecy, moral dilemma, ship, jewish, water, christianity, life & death ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and biblical films with plots about society, religions or cults, hopes, christian, bible, family relations and ancient history mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like The Ark: Noah (2014), The Book of Esther (2013), A Question of Faith (2017), Birdsong (2008), Noah's Ark (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Noah (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A man who suffers visions of an apocalyptic deluge takes measures to protect his family from the coming flood.
Style: captivating, epic, biblical, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: apocalypse, religion, survival, god, chaos, old testament, bible, belief, natural disaster, human nature, chosen one, adventure ...
Place: holy land
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75%
The Book of Esther (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Ester becomes King Xerxes’ queen, her Cousin Mordecai and that despicable Haman engage in a dangerous game of intrigue for control of the young Persian King Xerxes.
Style: biblical, epic, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: ancient history, betrayal, religions or cults, society, heroic mission, self discovery, genocide, destiny, palace intrigue, female protagonist, eunuch, christian ...
Place: persia
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58%
A Question of Faith (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Tragedy Strikes three Families, their Destiny forces them on a coverging path and mercy as the challenges of their fate could also resurrect their beliefs
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: christian, parents and children, family life, religions or cults, society, family values, hopes, family relations, family problems, clergy, penance, religion ...
Time: contemporary
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56%
 6.3
 562
Birdsong (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Three Wise Kings travel in search of the Messiah, with unexpected obstacles on the way.
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, realistic, biblical ...
Plot: journey, miraculous event, hopes, society, uninvited guest, religions or cults, family relations, life turned upside down, pregnancy, ancient history, angel, jesus ...
Place: catalonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Noah's Ark (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
Story: In the Biblical story from Genesis, God floods the world as Noah rescues his family and the animals in a gigantic ark.
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, sincere, biblical ...
Plot: noah's ark, flood, prophecy, disaster, apocalypse, save the world, religion, heroes, chaos, redemption, forces of nature, human nature ...
Time: prehistoric times
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50%
The Book of Daniel (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Taken into slavery after the fall of Jerusalem in 605 B.C., Daniel is forced to serve the most powerful king in the world, King Nebuchadnezzar. Faced with imminent death, Daniel proves himself a trusted Advisor and is placed among the king's ...
Style: biblical, captivating, serious, inspirational, suspense ...
Plot: religious, faith, miraculous event, oracle, ancient history, hopes, escapades, heroes, christian, confined, society, exile ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Last Days in the Desert (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On his way out of the wilderness, Jesus struggles with the Devil over the fate of a family in crisis, setting himself up for a dramatic test.
Style: biblical, serious, atmospheric, contemplative, fable
Plot: desert, jesus, devil, fasting, adventure, religions or cults, society, escapades, family problems, family in crisis, ancient history, wilderness ...
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A.D. The Bible Continues (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A.D.: The Bible Continues is a television miniseries, based on the Bible, and a sequel to the 2013 miniseries. It is produced by Roma Downey, Mark Burnett, and Richard Bedser.
Style: biblical, exciting, epic, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: religions or cults, religion, faith, christian, jesus, heroes, bible, human nature, society, hopes, escapades, religious faith ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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A Story of David: The Hunted (1960)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Directed by Bob McNaught. King Saul of Israel is jealous of the fame and adoration of David, who long ago slew Goliath and brought victory to Saul's armies. Now Saul, egged on by his Edomite counselor Doeg, attempts to have David killed. ...
Style: realistic, serious, epic, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: bible, antiquity, battles, religions or cults, rise to the top, society, state affairs, ambition, dishonesty, heroes, corrupted ruler, ancient history ...
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary, Mother of Jesus is a 1999 made-for-television Biblical film that retells the story of Jesus through the eyes of Mary, his mother.
Style: biblical, emotional, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: jesus, bible, faith, christian, religion, new testament, religious, catholic, empire, antiquity, belief in god, miraculous event ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Joseph and Mary (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When loved ones are murdered, Elijah’s beliefs are compromised as he considers revenge. But a visit with Joseph and Mary may offer a new perspective.
Style: sincere, serious, uplifting, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: jesus, christianity, mother son relationship, parents and children, family relations, religions or cults, life is a bitch, meaning of life, ancient history, society, cause and meaning, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Ten Commandments (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
TV show
Story: When an oracle prophesizes that a child will become Prince of Egypt, a time of danger approaches the kingdom. The Egyptian Pharaoh orders the massacre of all newborn males. But one child, Moses-the son of a Hebrew slave-escapes certain death when he ...
Style: biblical, exciting, epic, serious
Plot: bible, religion, hopes, adventure, rescue, destiny, human spirit, against the odds, heroes, leadership, redemption, siblings relations ...
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Bible: In the Beginning... (1966)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Italy, USA
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, serious, biblical, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: noah's ark, bible, old testament, religion, redemption, christian, flood, sacrifice, heroes, ancient history, adam and eve, miraculous event ...
Time: ancient times
Place: rome italy, israel, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 166
Shelter (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: With a catastrophic event rapidly approaching, 18 people vie for 10 spots in the small town's only bomb shelter.
Style: serious, suspenseful, epic, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chaos, apocalypse, small town, disaster, society, escapades, hopes, family relations, clergy, redemption, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
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Jerusalem (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Members of a devout Christian congregation try to start a new life in Palestine.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: religion, religious fanaticism, world war one, brainwashing, poverty, christianity, romance, love and romance, society, obsessive quest, escapades, hopes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: holy land, sweden, middle east, europe, palestine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.4
 480
Barabbas (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Barabbas or Jesus Barabbas (literally "son of the father" or "Jesus, son of the father" respectively) is a figure in the account of the Passion of Christ, in which he is the insurrectionary whom Pontius Pilate freed at the ...
Style: biblical, serious, captivating, stylized, epic ...
Plot: bible, religions or cults, redemption, society, hopes, destiny, leadership, jesus, death, antiquity, pilot, religious ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Last Sin Eater (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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.
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, serious, christian film ...
Plot: family problems, redemption, girl, christianity, hopes, parents and children, society, death in the family, christian, religion, dark secret, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Moses the Lawgiver (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Story of Moses. Originally a TV Miniseries recut for theaters
Style: biblical, epic, captivating, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: bible, desert, faith, christian, antiquity, ancient egypt, old testament, ancient, jewish, migration, exodus, pharaoh ...
Place: africa, holy land, middle east, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Christmas Child (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A life-sized nativity leads a man to learn about his past and lost family.
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, sincere, feel good
Plot: christmas, haunted by the past, self discovery, redemption, journalism, human nature, parents and children, road not taken, family life, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: biblical, thought provoking, realistic, psychological
Plot: apostle, christian, christianity, cowardice, redemption, roman empire, philosophy, religion, religions or cults, against the odds, betrayal, ancient history ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
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Jacob (1994)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA, France, Czech Republic, Netherlands, Austria, UK, Morocco
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this inspiring tale from the book of Genesis, young shepherd Jacob (Matthew Modine) falls in love with and wants to marry Rachel (Lara Flynn Boyle), the daughter of his Uncle Laban (Giancarlo Giannini). Lacking a dowry, Jacob toils seven years as ...
Style: biblical, christian film, realistic, serious, epic
Plot: bible, ancient history, christian, old testament, antiquity, belief in god, faith, ancient, family relations, religions or cults, power relations, society ...
Place: holy land, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Standing Firm (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: David, a widower, is working himself to death. Late nights doing paperwork and running on fumes is normal. Bills are piling up by the week, and foreclosure looms on the horizon. Blaming God for his wife's death, he ends his relationship with ...
Style: realistic, serious, christian film, touching, sentimental
Plot: family relations, family problems, church, religions or cults, society, grieving widower, unsupportive spouse, best friends, hopes, parents and children, christian, widower ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
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Everyday (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: confined, parents and children, life is a bitch, family relations, hopes, couples, prison, husband wife relationship, drug smuggling, society, youth, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Beverly Lewis' The Confession (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Based on the novel by New York Times best-selling author Beverly Lewis, "The Confession" is the continuing story of Katie Lapp, a young Amish woman who goes on a journey in search of her identity - only to find herself embroiled in a ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, serious, sad ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: amish, adoption, self discovery, family relations, redemption, family, parents and children, religions or cults, hopes, society, christian, deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Young Messiah (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Tells the story of Jesus Christ at age seven as he and his family depart Egypt to return home to Nazareth. Told from his childhood perspective, it follows young Jesus as he grows into his religious identity.
Style: biblical, serious, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: jesus, christian, bible, youth, journey, gospel, parents and children, society, young heroes, family life, family relations, messiah ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land, egypt, palestine, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Bilal's Stand (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bilal, a Muslim high school senior works at his family's long-owned taxi stand. "The Stand," as they call it, has been the source of all activity and money for the family for the last sixty years. It seems like Bílal is about to ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, sincere, touching, serious ...
Plot: coming of age, follow your dream, self discovery, teenage life, family business, society, workplace, youth, hopes, family problems, human spirit, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Great Expectations (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: A young boy called Pip stumbles upon a hunted criminal who threatens him and demands food. A few years later, Pip finds that he has a benefactor. Imagining that Miss Havisham, a rich lady whose adopted daughter Estella he loves, is the benefactor, ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, captivating, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, social differences, romance, society, rise to the top, charles dickens, hopes, power relations, generosity, rags to riches, orphan, coming of age ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Boxing Day (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A struggling, indebted business man leaves his family immediately after Christmas to pursue a lucrative property deal that could solve all of his problems: buying foreclosed properties from banks at a fraction of their value, refi tting them for a ...
Style: captivating, realistic, thought provoking, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: on the road, moral dilemma, human nature, forces of nature, power relations, boss and employee, road trip, survival, chauffeur, greed, mountain, patronizing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Common Ground (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In Buenos Aires, a few days before traveling to Spain with his beloved wife Liliana Rovira to visit their son Pedro, the leftist Literature professor Fernando Robles is compulsory retired in the University, and he concludes that it is impossible to ...
Style: sentimental, clever, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: destiny, family relations, couples, love and romance, family life, college, unemployment, human nature, starting over, student life, society, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Friends of Jesus - Thomas (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Jesus is taken off the cross at Golgotha, THOMAS arrives there. Like most of the other disciples, he had worriedly taken refuge with friends in Jerusalem after Jesus's arrest. After Jesus's burial, the disciples decide to leave ...
Style: captivating, biblical, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: redemption, clergy, tragic hero, miraculous event, society, hopes, leadership, supernatural, religions or cults, destiny, jesus, bible ...
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%