Baptism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant baptism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, talky, disturbing and melancholic films and TV shows about / with baptism, family relations, church, religion, priest, society, storytelling, culture clash, runaway and faith plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
baptism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as baptism: Mary Magdalene (2018), Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018), Young and Wild (2012), Camp Harlow (2014), Ursula (1978), Lord Shango (1975), The Little Priest (1964), Sacrifice (2020), Saint Frances (2019), Above the Law (1988).

List of baptism movies

Mary Magdalene (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Australia, USA
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 ...
Style: biblical, captivating, disturbing, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: religion, baptism, belief, christian, faith, jesus, apostle, treason, resurrection, religious, superstition, miraculous event ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: jerusalem, xian
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Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As her 16th birthday nears, Sabrina must choose between the witch world of her family and the human world of her friends. Based on the Archie comic.
Style: satanic, atmospheric, dark, stylized, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: witch, witchcraft, high school, teenager, half breed, coming of age, black magic, devil worship, dedication, adventure, satanism, teenage love ...
Time: 2010s
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Young and Wild (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Daniela, raised in the bosom of a strict Evangelical family and recently unmasked as a fornicator by her shocked parents, struggles to find her own path to spiritual harmony.
Style: sexual, serious, captivating, erotic, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sex, coming of age, teenage life, bisexual girl, bisexual, mother daughter relationship, sex addict, female orgasm, teenage sex, lesbian, youth, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chile, latin america
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Camp Harlow (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On the brink of a family crisis, Alex finds herself being sent to the last place she wants to be, summer camp. Knowing that a young admirer from school will be at the camp, Alex reluctantly agrees. Thrown into a group of people she has never met, ...
Style: christian film, feel good, entertaining, romantic, touching ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: christian, horse, faith, summer camp, camp, religion, baptism, shoplifting, dentist, obstacle course, drawing, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Ursula (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: East Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Switzerland 1523. The mercenary Jackie Geer returns with his soldiers from Iatly to his home in the Oberland. They have fought for the Pope and now find a religious upheaval i Switzerland.
Plot: reformation, protestant, baptism, girl, religious faith, christianity, female nudity, religion, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), orgy, priest ...
Place: switzerland, zurich switzerland, german democratic republic, germany
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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: religious differences, church, religious conversion, latter day saints, priest, pastor, mormon, religion, baptism, soldier, faith, italian american ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 19th century, 1910s, 90s ...
Place: new york, sicily
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Lord Shango (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tribal priest returns from the dead to take his revenge on non-believers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: zombie, baptism, drowning, christianity, priest, daughter, reanimation, superstition, culture clash, supernatural, tribe, cult ...
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The Little Priest (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Mexico
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The young priest Father Sebastián (played by Cantinflas) is assigned to a parish in San Jeronimo el Alto, where he is not welcomed by the community, particularly the resident priest Father Damián (played by Ángel Garasa). The newcomer gradually ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Plot: baptism, card playing, sermon, bribery, organ, priest, catholic church, disorder, religions or cults, social relations, family, clergy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: latin america, mexico
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Sacrifice (2020)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Isaac and his pregnant wife visit a remote Norwegian village to claim an unexpected inheritance. The couple finds themselves caught in a nightmare when they encounter a sinister cult that worships a sea-dwelling deity.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, captivating, mysterious, mystical ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, cult, inheritance, family secret, getting home, secret past, dark past, homecoming, religions or cults, mystery, mysticism ...
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Saint Frances (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At the start of the summer, Bridget has an abortion just as she lands a much-needed job in affluent Evanston, Illinois — nannying a six-year old.
Style: disturbing, touching, humorous, light, sincere ...
Plot: nanny, abortion, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, survival, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teacher, brother sister relationship, guilt, ex classmate ex classmate relationship, feminism, female protagonist ...
Place: illinois
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Above the Law (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seagal is Nico Toscani, an Italian immigrant, American patriot, ex-CIA agent, aikido specialist, and unorthodox Chicago policeman. He is as committed to his job as he is to his personalized brand of justice: expert and thorough bone-crushing.
Style: suspense, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, conspiracy, aikido, corruption, crimes, brutality, police officer, vengeance, undercover, drug dealing, cia, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, vietnam, usa, california, japan ...
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The Dancer (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Music
Country: France, Belgium, Czech Republic
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nothing in her background destined Loïe Fuller from the American Midwest to become a Belle Epoque icon, even less a dancer at the Paris Opera. Even at the risk of destroying her back and burning her eyes with the stage lights, she will never falter ...
Style: colourful, melancholic, suspense, factual, erotic ...
Plot: dancing, female nudity, lesbian, love, sex scene, theater, flashback, bohemian life, lgbt, nudity (full frontal - brief), dancer's life, death of father ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century, victorian era
Place: paris france, new york, brooklyn new york city, france
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Woodlawn (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Love and unity in a school torn by racism and hate in the 1970s.A gifted high school football player must learn to embrace his talent and his faith as he battles racial tensions on and off the field.
Style: christian film, realistic, serious, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: american football, racism, coach, christianity, faith, team, motivational speaker, christian, sport, high school, church, african american ...
Time: 70s
Place: alabama, birmingham alabama, usa
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Romero (1989)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Romero is a compelling and deeply moving look at the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, who made the ultimate sacrifice in a passionate stand against social injustice and oppression in his county. This fil chronicles the transformation ...
Style: inspirational, realistic, sexy, disturbing, touching ...
Plot: murder, catholic, christian, church, politics, bishop, assassination, poverty, propaganda, political corruption, friendship, death ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: latin america, south america
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Leon Morin, Priest (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In World War II, the widow Barny sees the Italian soldiers arriving in occupied Saint Bernard while walking to her job. Barny lives with her daughter and works correcting tests and feels a great attraction toward her boss Sabine. When the Germans ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: clergy, world war two, atheist, church, priest, religion, seduction, self discovery, unfulfilled love, theology, religions or cults, introspection ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Big Love (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Bill Henrickson and his life in suburban Salt Lake City, balancing the needs of his three wives -- Barb, Nicki and Margene-- their seven kids, three new houses and the opening of his newest hardware store. When disturbing news arrives ...
Style: entertaining, social, light, melancholic, epic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: polygamy, mormon, marriage, double life, religion, husband wife relationship, eccentric family, society, couples, family relations, working class, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
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There Will Be Blood (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Ruthless silver miner, turned oil prospector, Daniel Plainview moves to oil-rich California. Using his adopted son to project a trustworthy, family-man image, Plainview cons local landowners into selling him their valuable properties for a pittance. ...
Style: suspense, serious, disturbing, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: oil, greed, character study, ambition, rivalry, rise to the top, father son relationship, money, sign language, misanthrope, desert, religion ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1920s, middle ages, turn of the century ...
Place: california, pacific ocean, usa, san francisco, los angeles
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My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
Style: romantic, funny, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing, kids, date night
Plot: wedding, romance, culture clash, mother daughter relationship, greek, love, prejudice, bride and groom, dysfunctional family, family, love and romance, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: greece, chicago illinois, usa, san francisco
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Ladder 49 (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Under the watchful eye of his mentor, Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. However, Jack has reached a crossroads as the sacrifices he's made have put him in ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, tense, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: firefighter, disaster, friendship, rescue, death of protagonist, redemption, fire, firefighting, funeral, fire department, trapped, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maryland, california, baltimore, usa
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Ugly, Dirty and Bad (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Giacinto lives with his wife, their ten children and various other family members in a shack on the hills of Rome. Some time ago he has lost his left eye while at work, and got a consistent sum of money from the insurance company, which he keeps ...
Style: disturbing, dark, realistic, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: sexual promiscuity, family relations, poverty, greed, incest, insanity, lgbt, social problems, social injustice, parenthood, dark hero, adaptation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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101 Reykjavík (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Iceland, Denmark, France, Norway, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Hlynur still lives with his mother and spends his days drinking, watching porn and surfing the net while living off unemployment checks. A girl is interested in him, but he stands back from commitment. His mother's Spanish ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, humorous, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, porn, lgbt, love triangle, character study, family problems, life turned upside down, love affair, eccentric family, infidelity, female nudity, sex scene ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 20th century
Place: reykjavik iceland, iceland, europe
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Nothing Bad Can Happen (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The young Tore seeks a new life in Hamburg among the religious group called The Jesus Freaks. When he by accident meets a family and helps them to repair their car, he believes that a heavenly wonder has helped him. He starts a friendship with the ...
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: religion, teenage boy, epilepsy, domestic violence, sadism, teenage girl, humiliation, husband wife relationship, religions or cults, human nature, introspection, death of protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hamburg germany, germany
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Killing Season (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two veterans of the Bosnian War, one American, one Serbian, who clash in the remote Smoky Mountain wilderness.
Style: harsh, suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hunter, wilderness, chase, ex military, haunted by the past, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, mortal combat, forest, survival, vengeance, hunting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1995
Place: russia, usa, appalachia, bosnia herzegovina
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My Queen Karo (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Nine-year-old Karo grows up with her parents in an Amsterdam commune in the Seventies. She leads a carefree existence in this utopia-for-adults. Everything is shared in the squat, but not everyone is able to honor these ideals. Karo gets confused ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, contemplative
Audience: girls' night
Plot: commune, open relationship, hippie commune, coming of age, youth, family relations, free love, moral dilemma, parents and children, hedgehog, innocence lost, aunt niece relationship ...
Time: 70s, year 1974
Place: holland, europe, amsterdam
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Wuthering Heights (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A poor boy of unknown origins is rescued from poverty and taken in by the Earnshaw family where he develops an intense relationship with his young foster sister, Cathy. Based on the classic novel by Emily Bronte.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, emotional, art house ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: true love, tragic love, forbidden love, family relations, orphan, obsession, countryside, siblings relations, society, social differences, rich and poor, family tradition ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, northern england, europe, yorkshire
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Eat Drink Man Woman (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The film tells the story of a retired and widowed Chinese master chef Chu (Si Hung Lung) and his family living in modern day Taipei, Taiwan. At the start of the film, he lives with his three attractive daughters, all of whom are unattached. As the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, unusual plot structure, poignant ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: food, cooking, chef, father daughter relationship, daughter, teacher, love, art, women, family, sisters, aging ...
Time: 90s
Place: taiwan, taipei, china, tokyo, asia ...
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Village of the Damned (1995)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal, but it doesn't take the "parents" long to realize that the kids ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, space and aliens, pregnancy, small town, genetics, mind game, alien life-form, supernatural ability, babies and infants, mystery, small town life, evil child ...
Time: 90s, 60s
Place: california, usa
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Sling Blade (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Karl Childers is a mentally disabled man who has been in the custody of the state mental hospital since the age of 12 for killing his mother and her lover. Although thoroughly institutionalized, Karl is deemed fit to be released into the outside ...
Style: neo noir, bleak, sincere, touching, emotional ...
Plot: small town, friendship, murder, redemption, mental institution, crimes, coming of age, disability, death threat, mental illness, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arkansas, usa
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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: disturbing, bleak, sad, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: genocide, politics, survival, violence, teacher, priest, survivor, against the odds, moral dilemma, human spirit, fighting the system, tragic hero ...
Time: 90s, year 1994
Place: africa, rwanda, south africa, united kingdom
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Shadow Builder (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A demon is summoned to take the soul of a young boy who has the potential to become a saint. By doing this he will open a doorway to hell and destroy the world.
Style: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful
Plot: child in peril, demon, archbishop, mythical creature, witch, religions or cults, escapades, heroes, rivalry, race against time, supernatural, clergy ...
Time: 90s
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