Holy communion movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant holy communion movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, talky, gloomy, emotional and captivating films and TV shows about / with holy communion, priest, death, catholic, family relations, church, singing, mother son relationship, storytelling and murder plots mostly in Drama, Romance and History genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as holy communion: Devil's Due (2014), St. Patrick's Day (1997), The White Ribbon (2009), Longford (2006), Mysteries of Lisbon (2010), The Wicker Man (1973), War Requiem (1989), True Confessions (1981), The Winter War (1989), Sunshine (1999).

List of holy communion movies

 4.1
 16K
Devil's Due (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An unexpected pregnancy takes a terrifying turn for newlyweds Zach and Samantha McCall.
Style: tense, scary, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: satan, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, pregnancy, family in danger, danger, supernatural ability, deadly, religions or cults, self mutilation, satanic cult, pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, year 2012
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa, france, paris france
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St. Patrick's Day (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An Irish family has a reunion near St Patrick's Day, and all of the expected drama ensues.
Plot: massage, witch, gay stereotype, grandmother granddaughter relationship, professor, catholic church, dancing, piano, footsie under the table, adultery, pills, single father ...
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, which follows 15-year-old freshman Charlie, an endearing and naive outsider who is taken under the wings of two seniors. A moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, talky ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, friendship, first love, high school, teenage life, adolescence, high school life, suicide, teenager, teenagers, shyness ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 20th century ...
Place: pittsburgh, pennsylvania, usa
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The White Ribbon (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Canada
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.
Style: disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: sexual abuse, child abuse, punishment, physical appearance, family secret, domestic violence, death, torture, cruelty, innocence, priest, doctor ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1914, pre world war one
Place: germany, europe, italy, northern germany
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The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A penniless middle-aged spinster scrapes by giving piano lessons in the Dublin of the 1950s. She makes a sad last bid for love with a fellow resident of her rundown boarding house, who imagines she has the money to bankroll the business he hopes to ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: hotel, alcohol abuse, betrayal, piano, spinster, boarding house, desperation, loneliness, dishonesty, adult virgin, breakup, couples ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, united states, usa ...
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 7.6
 3K
Longford (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A portrait of Lord Longford, a tireless British campaigner whose controversial beliefs often resulted in furious political debate and personal conflict.
Style: realistic, serious, talky, tense, captivating ...
Plot: lawyer, politician, court, prison, cruelty, trial, family relations, judge, humiliation, friendship, crimes, civil rights ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s, 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, manchester
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Mysteries of Lisbon (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 272 min.
Story: Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, atmospheric, epic ...
Plot: intrigue, forbidden love, aristocracy, heir heiress, orphan, heir, self discovery, love and romance, society, dishonesty, love affair, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1800s
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal, europe, spain, italy ...
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 7.5
 76K
The Wicker Man (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police sergeant Neil Howie is called to an island village in search of a missing girl whom the locals claim never existed. Stranger still, however, are the rituals that take place there.
Style: cult film, atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Plot: cult, ritual, investigation, island, virgin, foreskin, paganism, sacrifice, trap, disappearance, society, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands, united kingdom
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 6.6
 806
War Requiem (1989)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A film with no spoken dialogue, just follows the music and lyrics of Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem, which include WWI soldier poet Wilfred Owen's poems reflecting the war's horrors. It shows the story of an Englishman soldier ...
Style: thought provoking, experimental, contemplative, serious, realistic ...
Plot: battles, world war one, military, soldier, anti war, tragic love, wartime life, haunted by the past, homecoming, archive footage, military life, against humanity ...
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True Confessions (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A cop clashes with his priest brother while investigating the brutal murder of a young prostitute
Style: neo noir, talky, suspenseful, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, priest, brother brother relationship, brothel, lapd, catholic priest, political corruption, crime, crimes, police corruption, redemption ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1950s, 50s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Winter War (1989)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 199 min.
Story: Russia attacked Finland in late November 1939. This film tells the story of a Finnish platoon of reservists from the municipality of Kauhava in the province of Pohjanmaa/Ostrobothnia who leave their homes and go to war. The film focuses on the ...
Style: epic, realistic, bleak, tense, emotional ...
Plot: world war two, war, military, resistance, politics, siblings relations, heroic mission, political unrest, battle zone, heroes, state affairs, soldier ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1939
Place: finland, europe, russia, soviet union, ussr ...
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 7.5
 15K
Sunshine (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Canada, Hungary, France, UK, USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: The film follows a Jewish family living in Hungary through three generations, rising from humble beginnings to positions of wealth and power in the crumbling Austro-Hungarian Empire. The patriarch becomes a prominent judge but is torn when his ...
Style: epic, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: anti semitism, holocaust, politics, family relations, society, family life, political unrest, siblings relations, fascism, dictatorship, generation gap, fencing ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 90s, 1930s, 50s ...
Place: hungary, serbia, europe, budapest hungary, israel ...
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Some Mother's Son (1996)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a British prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands led a protest against the treatment of IRA prisoners as criminals rather than as prisoners of war. The film focuses on the mothers of two of the ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, captivating, uplifting ...
Plot: politics, prison, betrayal, legal, family relations, terrorism, strike, terrorist, human spirit, british, fighting the system, unfulfillment ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland, vatican, england
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 7.0
 737
Night Sun (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Based on Leo Tolstoy's novel, Father Sergius, Night Sun stars Julian Sands as Sergio, a nobleman in 18th-century Italy who is expected to marry a duchess, Nastassja Kinski. Upon learning that she was previously the King's mistress, Sergio ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: solitude, society, hopes, social differences, couple relations, introspection, human nature, convent, redemption, healing power, humble, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
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 7.7
 11K
Shooting Dogs (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two westerners, a priest and a teacher find themselves in the middle of the Rwandan genocide and face a moral dilemna. Do they place themselves in danger and protect the refugees, or escape the country with their lives? Based on a true story.
Style: rough, disturbing, emotional, bleak, sad ...
Plot: genocide, politics, priest, teacher, survivor, survival, against the odds, moral dilemma, human spirit, fighting the system, tragic hero, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1994
Place: africa, rwanda, united kingdom, south africa
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Raining Stones (1993)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This Ken Loach film tells the story of a man devoted to his family and his religion. Proud, though poor, Bob wants his little girl to have a beautiful (and costly) brand-new dress for her First Communion. His stubbornness and determination get him ...
Style: bleak, gloomy, touching, offbeat, sentimental ...
Plot: working class, unemployment, family relations, catholic, priest, family problems, rainy, disorder, profanity, bittersweet, rain, hopes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london, manchester, california
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The Ninth Day (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, Czech Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A drama loosely based on Jean Bernard's Nazi-era prison diary.
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, psychological, uplifting ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, world war two, clergy, heroes, soldier, traitor, faith, national socialism, nazi occupation, introspection, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: holland, moscow russia, vatican, paris france, germany ...
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 7.9
 438K
Mystic River (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A story about friendship and loyalty, guilt and vengeance, and the fateful affect the past has on the present.
Style: psychological, tense, neo noir, bleak, twist ending ...
Plot: mystery, vengeance, police investigation, loss of child, child abuse, child molestation, death in the family, sexual abuse, child rape, innocence lost, loss of daughter, murder ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 70s, contemporary, 60s ...
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
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Men with Guns (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Dr. Fuentes is a medical professor approaching his retirement and journeys to find old students, with sometimes disturbing results.
Style: clever, touching, thought provoking, tense, contemplative ...
Plot: jungle, soldier, politics, hopes, tourist, investigation, golden years, life is a bitch, intrigue, society, introspection, idealism ...
Time: 90s
Place: central america
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 7.1
 148K
The Drop (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bob Saginowski finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood's past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living - no matter the cost.
Style: tense, twists and turns, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, organized crime, robbery, crimes, criminal's revenge, crime boss, gangsters, danger, fall in love, bar, crime, hitman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, boston, usa, massachusetts
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 6.6
 15K
Luther (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, USA, Czech Republic, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.
Style: uplifting, biblical, touching, sincere, intellectual ...
Plot: rebellion, politics, catholicism, clergy, christianity, sin, hypocrisy, human spirit, idealism, fighting the system, social decay, rebelliousness ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1500s, 1930s
Place: rome italy, germany, europe, vatican, england ...
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A Place in the World (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, Uruguay
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mario and Ana, in voluntary exile from Buenos Aires, live in a remote Argentine valley with their 12-year-old son Ernesto. Mario runs a school and a wool cooperative; Ana, a doctor, heads a clinic with Nelda, a progressive nun. Into this idealistic ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: village life, idealism, countryside, coming of age, nun, family relations, geologist, teenage life, village, family life, family in crisis, society ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: argentina, latin america, paris france, spain, madrid ...
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Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico, UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In Colombia just after the Great War, an old man falls from a ladder; dying, he professes great love for his wife. After the funeral, a man calls on the widow - she dismisses him angrily. Flash back more than 50 years to the day Florentino Ariza, a ...
Style: serious, psychological, atmospheric, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: letter, impossible love, love triangle, funeral, diary, romance, virginity, power of love, looking for love, love affair, love and romance, love letter ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1870s, 1890s ...
Place: colombia, caribbean, paris france, latin america
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 7.1
 12K
Law of Desire (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When porn director Pablo reluctantly breaks up with his boyfriend, Juan, he encourages him to stay in touch. Juan moves away to live in a lighthouse and eventually writes his ex, but in the interim Pablo has taken up a psychotic new lover, Antonio ...
Style: surreal, humorous, semi serious, stylized, talky ...
Plot: murder, love triangle, passion, family relations, obsession, love and romance, romance, gender, parents and children, memory loss, movie business, sibling relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, morocco
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Landscape After Battle (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Film opens with the mad rush of haphazard freedom as the concentration camps are liberated. Men are trying to grab food, change clothes, bury their tormentors they find alive. Then they are herded into other camps as the Allies try to devise policy ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, gloomy, touching ...
Plot: survival, concentration camp, world war two, danger, against humanity, writer's life, dealing with death, love and romance, romance, war, tragic love, holocaust ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, post world war two, year 1945
Place: poland, warsaw poland
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 6.5
 324
Judgment (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fact-based story of a Louisiana priest accused of molesting young parishioners, and of the family of one of his victims, caught between their loyalty to their son and to their Church.
Plot: altar boy, pedophile priest, child molester, catholic church, childhood sexual abuse, lawsuit, little boy, prayer, shower, child abuse, crying, confession ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: louisiana
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Italian for Beginners (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A group of strangers find friendship, family and love within an Italian beginners’ course.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, lifestyle, starting over, looking for love, fall in love, couples, culture clash, hotel, church, hairdresser, female director ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: denmark, venice, copenhagen, italy, scandinavia
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The Barbarian Invasions (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this belated sequel to 'The Decline of the American Empire', 50-something Montreal college professor, Remy, learns that he is dying of liver cancer. He decides to make amends meet to his friends and family before he dies. He first tries ...
Style: touching, sentimental, philosophical, clever, emotional ...
Plot: dying, friendship, professor, illness, haunted by the past, culture clash, reunion, friends, death, cancer, family relations, heroin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, september 11 2001, middle ages
Place: canada, quebec, montreal, pacific ocean, vermont ...
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In the Time of the Butterflies (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the government.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: politics, political corruption, revolution, government, butterfly, tragic love, vengeance, siblings relations, dishonesty, love and romance, conspiracy, professor ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s, 50s, 60s, 1930s ...
Place: dominican republic
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It's Easier for a Camel... (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As a little girl, Federica fantasized about having beautiful long hair that would grow back as soon as she cut it, about never-ending cones of cotton candy and about countless adventures that took her to the far side of the world. Now a charming ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family relations, social differences, couples, love and romance, midlife crisis, parents and children, wealth, father daughter relationship, ex lover, death of father, dying, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sri lanka, venezuela, paris france, africa, atlantic ocean ...
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