Religious differences movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant religious differences movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, realistic, serious, disturbing, psychological and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with religious differences, religion, society, family relations, faith, christian, religious, religions or cults, christianity and husband wife relationship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Biography genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as religious differences: Where Do We Go Now? (2011), Game of Thrones (2011), Stolen Summer (2002), Fly Away Solo (2015), The Work and the Glory (2004), Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002), Evil Rising (2008), Hell and Mr. Fudge (2012), London River (2009), Martin Luther (2002).

List of religious differences movies

Where Do We Go Now? (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Lebanon, Egypt, Italy, Qatar
Duration: 110 min.
Story: On a remote, isolated, unnamed Lebanese village inhabited by both Muslims and Christians. The village is surrounded by land mines and only reachable by a small bridge. As civil strife engulfed the country, the women in the village learn of this fact ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, sincere, uplifting, humorous ...
Plot: islam, religious differences, peaceful mission, village, disagreement, society, strong female character, religion, christianity, religious conflict, religious, civil war ...
Time: 21st century
Place: lebanon, middle east
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Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: epic, captivating, atmospheric, dramatic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night, adult
Plot: intrigue, dragon, medieval, warrior, fantasy world, incest, power struggle, conflict, vicious, political intrigue, abuse of power, peril ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
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Stolen Summer (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pete, an eight-year-old Catholic boy growing up in the suburbs of Chicago in the mid-1970s, attends Catholic school, where as classes let out for the summer, he's admonished by a nun to follow the path of the Lord, and not that of the Devil. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, uplifting, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: judaism, afterlife, friendship, childhood, coming of age, school, youth, catholicism, mentor, friendship between boys, rabbi, family relations ...
Time: 1930s, future, 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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Fly Away Solo (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Four lives intersect along the Ganges: a low caste boy in hopeless love, a daughter ridden with guilt of a sexual encounter ending in a tragedy, a hapless father with fading morality, and a spirited child yearning for a family, long to escape the ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, mind blowing, realistic ...
Plot: love, multiple storylines, caste system, guilt, religious differences, father daughter relationship, class conflict, class differences, social differences, relationships, life is a bitch, religion ...
Place: india
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The Work and the Glory (2004)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Benjamin Steed and Mary Ann Steed relocate their family to upstate New York in the early 1800's, they unwittingly settle in a town divided along religious lines. After their new hired help turns out to be at the center of the uproar, each ...
Style: captivating, emotional, realistic, serious, christian film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: faith, sibling rivalry, introspection, moral dilemma, family problems, redemption, society, love affair, family life, love triangle, religious, mormon ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s
Place: new york state, vermont, new york, usa
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Mr. and Mrs. Iyer (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bus is setting out to Calcutta from a village in West Bengal. Meenakshi Iyer, who is from a strict orthodox Hindu background, is leaving to Chennai for her husband, with her young child, after the vacation with her parents. By chance, she gets a ...
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: forbidden love, society, love and romance, culture clash, political unrest, social differences, liberal, parents and children, conservative, religious differences, rebellion, journey ...
Place: india, asia
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The Work and the Glory II: American Zion (2005)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "The Work and The Glory: American Zion" sets the story of the fictional Steed family against the historically factual backdrop of the Mormon people's move into the West. Divided by their diverse reactions to a nascent ideology, the ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: mormon, culture clash, religious, discrimination, hopes, redemption, society, religious leader, christian, religious differences, husband wife relationship, estrangement ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: new york state, missouri, usa, ohio
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The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided (2006)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joshua Steed returns to Missouri a wealthy man with a beautiful wife; however, the past has a way of catching up. Soon Joshua is tangled in a web of rumors, deception and betrayal that threatens to tear his family apart. Back in Kirtland, financial ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, uplifting
Audience: teens
Plot: mormon, leadership, family in danger, intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, redemption, society, hopes, religions or cults, bankruptcy, religious ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, usa, ohio
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Evil Rising (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, Czech Republic
Duration: 83 min.
Story: It is 1595. Brutal wars have just ended in an uneasy peace between Protestant Sweden and Orthodox Russia. We focus on the spiritual defeats of two conquered Finnish brothers, one a hardened near-psychopathic war hero, the other a gentle scientist in ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, disturbing, intense, harsh ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, redemption, guilt, russian, village, haunted by the past, medieval, curses spells and rituals, suspense, macabre, dark secret ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: finland, europe, russia
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Hell and Mr. Fudge (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hell and Mr. Fudge is an 2012 American drama film directed by Jeff Wood and written by Brian Phillip Stoddard. Based on a true story, the film stars Mackenzie Astin as Edward Fudge, an Alabama preacher who has been hired to determine the existence ...
Style: christian film, thought provoking, uplifting, realistic, serious
Plot: christian, church, christianity, hell, preacher, parent child relationship, clergy, parents and children, religions or cults, leadership, father son relationship, prejudice ...
Time: 70s, 21st century
Place: alabama
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London River (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, France, Algeria
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After traveling to London to check on their missing children in the wake of the 2005 London terror attacks on the city, two strangers come to discover their respective children had been living together at the time of the attacks
Style: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: muslim, missing person, koran, terrorist bombing, terrorism, father, parents and children, family relations, bigotry, track down, religious differences, investigation ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
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Martin Luther (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Learn how one man reluctantly took on the most powerful institution of his day and won. Martin Luther is credited with expounding a new vision of man's relationship with God and, by extension, a redefinition of man's relationship with ...
Style: christian film, tense, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing
Plot: reformation, christianity, church, faith, conflict, priest, theology, protestant, conscience, liberation, spirituality, christian ...
Time: 16th century
Place: germany
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Apostasy (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A faithful Jehovah's Witness is forced to shun her own sister because of a religious transgression. As the separation draws out, she starts to question the meaning of God's love.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: jehovah's witness, belief in god, religion, teenage daughter, evangelical christianity, faith, religious fanatic, family problems, religious differences, family relations, religious cult, mother daughter estrangement ...
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God Willing (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The son of an atheist, authoritarian father, believed to be liberal, wants to become a priest.
Style: sweet, witty, light, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: atheist, priest, catholic, belief in god, dispute, family relations, religious faith, father and son, family conflict, surgeon, family life, faith ...
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Unfreedom (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Muslim fundamentalist in New York kidnaps a liberal Muslim scholar with intent to kill. A closeted lesbian in New Delhi kidnaps her activist bisexual lover with intent to marry. The resulting torture and violence evokes a brutal struggle of ...
Style: erotic, psychological, disturbing, captivating, psychological thriller ...
Plot: lesbian love, lesbian, lgbt, society, social problems, multiple storylines, religious differences, father daughter relationship, religious intolerance, terrorist, family relations, social relations ...
Place: india
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God's mighty servant (2011)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The story of Sister Pascalina Lehnert, who was the personal confidant and secretary to Pope Pius XII for forty years, when he was the papal nuncio in Germany, and then for his whole pontificate. The Pope had great confidence in her wisdom, energy, ...
Style: sincere, psychological, captivating
Plot: catholic, nun, faith, female protagonist, religious fundamentalism, religious faith, life philosophy, religious, historical figure, religious differences, convent, religion ...
Place: vatican
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Coven (2020)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain, France, Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Basque Country, 1609. The men of the region are at sea. Ana joins other girls from the village to dance in the woods. Judge Rostegui, given the task of purifying the region by the King, arrests the women and accuses them of witchcraft. He decides to ...
Style: tense, disturbing, satanic
Plot: inquisition, spanish inquisition, witch, witch hunt, coven, witch burning, witchcraft, religious fanatic, religious differences, suspense, religions or cults, social problems ...
Time: 17th century
Place: basque country, spain
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Saul: The Journey to Damascus (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Malta, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Known as Saul the Butcher, the stoning of Stephen was said to have shattered Saul's faith in the Temple and its denial of Christ as the Messiah. His conversion to Christianity and baptism as Paul changed the history of the world.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, psychological, christian film, captivating
Plot: christianity, bible, religious fundamentalism, religious differences, belief in god, religious intolerance, changing lives, bible story, religion, faith, religious faith, change of heart ...
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Bangla (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A 22 year-old Bangladeshi-Italian Muslim boy meets a beautiful, exciting Italian girl who makes him re-analyze his beliefs and culture.
Style: feel good, entertaining, funny, humorous, light ...
Plot: romantic friendship, relationships, couple relations, couples, relationship problems, inter-korean relations, cultural difference, opposites attract, cross cultural relations, unlikely couple, male female relationship, love affair ...
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The Swallows of Kabul (2019)
Genre: Animation, Drama, War
Country: France, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Monaco
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Summer 1998 - Kabul under Taliban rule. Zunaira and Mohsen are young and in love. Despite the daily violence and misery, they hope for a better future. One day, a foolish gesture causes life to take an irrevocable turn.
Style: captivating, psychological, thought provoking, adult animation, disturbing
Plot: dispute, death, dog, social problems, female protagonist, social relations, life is a bitch, religious differences, religious conflict, religious persecution, religious hypocrisy, woman ...
Time: future, year 1998
Place: afghanistan
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A Place to Call Home (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious woman is perched between the harsh legacy of World War II and the hope of a new life in Australia. A sweeping romantic drama set in 1950s rural Australia following the lives of the Blighs, a wealthy and complicated pastoralist family, ...
Style: emotional, captivating, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, love and romance, family life, society, starting over, social differences, forbidden love, family secret, mysterious character, country estate, family relations, nurse ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: australia
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In the Name of God (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 168 min.
Story: The film is about the difficult situation in which the Pakistanis in particular and the Muslims in general are caught up since 9/11. There is a war going on between the Fundamentalists and the Liberal Muslims. This situation is creating a drift not ...
Style: serious, tense, bleak, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: terrorism, islam, false accusation, muslim, falsely accused, culture clash, extremism, immigration, family relations, social relations, oppression, misfit ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century
Place: pakistan, india, chicago illinois, usa, middle east ...
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Abe (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Brazil
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Israeli-Jewish side of his family calls him Avram. The Palestinian-Muslim side Ibrahim. His first-generation American agnostic lawyer parents call him Abraham. But the 12-year-old kid from Brooklyn who loves food and cooking, prefers, well, Abe. ...
Style: feel good, light, touching, sweet, realistic ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: food, cooking and food, jewish mother, boy, boyhood, family dinner, cookery, family relations, marital argument, teenager, brawl, mentor ...
Place: new york
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How Rare a Possession: The Book of Mormon (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Depicts the factual accounts of Vincenzo Di Francesca and Parley P. Pratt and how they came to appreciate the contents of the Book of Mormon.
Plot: church, religious differences, pastor, baptism, mormon, latter day saints, religion, religious conversion, priest, faith, soldier, italian american ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1910s, 19th century, 90s ...
Place: new york, sicily
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Brothers in Arms (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Simon, a Jewish police inspector, arrests Karim, a Muslim, in the bust of a drug smuggling cargo ship, only to realize that Karim is an undercover agent from the military intelligence, whose mission he was not aware of. The two men pursue the narc ...
Plot: buddy cop, religious differences, undercover agent, terrorist, violence, gun
Place: marseille
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Timbuktu (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Mauritania, Qatar
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cattle herder and his family who reside in the dunes of Timbuktu find their quiet lives -- which are typically free of the Jihadists determined to control their faith -- abruptly disturbed. A look at the brief occupation of Timbuktu by militant ...
Style: disturbing, compassionate, harsh, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: islam, desert, culture clash, brutality, political unrest, religious fanatic, family in crisis, legal, religions or cults, religious differences, life turned upside down, religion ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: africa, rio de janeiro, middle east
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SMILF (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A raw and honest comedic look at a single, 20-something from Southie whose desires for relationships, sex, and a career collide with the realities of young, single motherhood.
Style: erotic, cynical, semi serious, emotional, sweet ...
Plot: single mother, motherhood, parenthood, young girl, society, family problems, new life, sex, class differences, blended family, religious differences, poverty ...
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Samson (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After losing the love of his life to a cruel Philistine prince, a young Hebrew with Supernatural strength defends his people, sacrificing everything to avenge his love, his people, and his God.
Style: biblical, sentimental, thought provoking, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: old testament, good versus evil, betrayal, humiliation, bible, faith, seduction, femme fatale, warrior, mistrust, oppression, battlefield ...
Place: israel, africa
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The Case for Christ (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
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.
Style: christian film, disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: christianity, atheist, christian, religion, investigation, court, journalist, court case, faith, brainwashing, religious, manipulation ...
Time: year 1987, year 1980
Place: california, chicago illinois, los angeles, wisconsin, indiana ...
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Paradise: Faith (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Second film in Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy. A devout Catholic woman practises her religion at home and in the local community, but is unprepared for the reappearance of her estranged husband, who is a Muslim.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, disturbing, erotic ...
Plot: self flagellation, religious fanatic, religion, missionary, faith, self discovery, belief, husband wife conflict, sin, wheelchair bound, religions or cults, human nature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: austria, vienna
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