Religious movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant religious movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, christian film, touching and suspense films and TV shows about / with religious, religion, prayer, religions or cults, redemption, society, christian, hopes, church and faith plots mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as religious: The Book of Daniel (2013), God's Not Dead (2014), To Save a Life (2009), Fireproof (2008), Facing the Giants (2006), Breakthrough (2019), Grace Unplugged (2013), The Work and the Glory (2004), Ushpizin (2004), Let There Be Light (2017).

List of religious movies

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, miraculous event, old testament, conquering, hopes, escapades, heroes, oracle, society, confined, exile, kingdom ...
Time: ancient history
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 4.7
 41K
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.
Style: christian film, psychological, thought provoking, serious, talky ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christianity, christian, religion, religious, teachers and students, one on one, religions or cults, college, college life, college student, religious persecution, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, israel, middle east, egypt
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Revelation Road 2: The Sea of Glass and Fire (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: ROAD 2: THE SEA OF GLASS AND FIRE picks up where the first film in the series ends. After the rapture has taken place, JOSH MCMANUS (David A. R. White) is left behind and goes on a journey to find out what has happened and attempts to travel home to ...
Style: serious, bleak, captivating, suspense
Plot: gang, religious, motorcycle gang, small town, apocalypse, biker, going straight, danger, religions or cults, society, rivalry, getting home ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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To Save a Life (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jake Taylor has everything. He has a beautiful girl, he's the champion in basketball and beer pong, and everyone loves him. Then, an old childhood friend, whom Jake used to be friends with, commits suicide. Jake begins to think. He wonders what ...
Style: christian film, captivating, contemplative, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, religious, social differences, self discovery, bittersweet, youth, misfit, teenage life, innocence lost, high school life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.6
 21K
Fireproof (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Albany, the marriage of Caleb and Catherine Holt is in crisis and they decide to divorce. However, Caleb's father, John, proposes that his son delays their separation process for forty days and follow a procedure called "The Love ...
Style: uplifting, inspirational, emotional, christian film, serious ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: marriage, christian, self discovery, firefighter, husband wife relationship, couple relations, love and romance, marital problem, couples, faith, family relations, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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Facing the Giants (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A losing coach with an underdog football team faces their giants of fear and failure on and off the field to surprising results.
Style: feel good, touching, inspirational, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: underdog, football, christian, athlete and trainer, religious, faith, sport, high school football, against the odds, human spirit, ambition, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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 6.3
 8K
Breakthrough (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When he was 14, Smith drowned in Lake St. Louis and was dead for nearly an hour. According to reports at the time, CPR was performed 27 minutes to no avail. Then the youth's mother, Joyce Smith, entered the room, praying loudly. Suddenly, there ...
Style: sincere, captivating, thought provoking, touching, sentimental
Plot: religious, faith, death, hospital, paramedic, church, lake, police, doctor, pastor, basketball, singing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Grace Unplugged (2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A talented young singer and aspiring songwriter’s Christian faith and family ties are tested when she defies her worship-pastor father and pursues pop-music stardom in GRACE UNPLUGGED, a moving and inspiring new film that explores the true meaning ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: desire for fame, musician's life, ambition, lifestyle, teenage life, christianity, religious, youth, family relations, once in a lifetime opportunity, society, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, alabama
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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: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: mormon, culture clash, society, hopes, religious, discrimination, redemption, religious leader, religious differences, husband wife relationship, family relations, estrangement ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, new york state, 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: uplifting, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: mormon, leadership, family in danger, society, hopes, danger, dishonesty, redemption, religions or cults, bankruptcy, rivalry, intrigue ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, usa, ohio
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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, controversial
Plot: faith, sibling rivalry, moral dilemma, introspection, family problems, society, family life, love triangle, love affair, redemption, religious, intolerance ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1830s
Place: new york state, new york, usa, vermont
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The Five People You Meet in Heaven (2004)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: On his 83rd birthday, Eddie (Voight), a war vet and a maintenance worker at the Ruby Pier amusement park, dies while trying to save a girl who is sitting under a falling ride. When he awakens in the afterlife, he encounters five people with ties to ...
Style: christian film, touching, serious, emotional
Plot: afterlife, heaven, heaven and hell, amusement park, self discovery, life is a bitch, danger, redemption, religious, hopes, world war two, birthday ...
Time: 50s, 1930s, 1940s, 30s, 20th century ...
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 7.3
 2K
Ushpizin (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Jerusalem's orthodox neighborhoods, it's Succoth, seven days celebrating life's essentials in a sukkah, a temporary shack of both deprivation and hospitality. A devout couple, Moshe and Mali, married nearly five years and ...
Style: touching, uplifting, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: rabbi, charity, uninvited guest, redemption, couple relations, society, hopes, couples, family relations, cause and meaning, religions or cults, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, jerusalem
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Let There Be Light (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An atheist goes through a near-death experience in an auto accident before converting to Christianity.
Style: christian film, complex, captivating, thought provoking, melancholic ...
Plot: christianity, afterlife, brain tumor, bible, atheist, religion, religious, marriage, transformation, interview, cancer, alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.3
 25K
Risen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in ...
Style: biblical, enigmatic, atmospheric, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christianity, apostle, messiah, resurrection, investigation, jesus christ, betrayal, race against time, interrogation, faith, desert, religious ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s, 30s
Place: jerusalem, latin america, egypt, spain, rome italy ...
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Grace: The Possession (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A unique horror film told from the first-person perspective of Grace - a naive, virginal college freshman trying to deal with campus culture and her outgoing roommate as an evil entity takes over her body and unleashes chaos.
Style: psychological, stylized, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demon, demonic possession, college, exorcism, supernatural, danger, youth, curses spells and rituals, teenage girl, grandmother granddaughter relationship, religious, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Copy (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
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Story: Mesh Kilbourne is a tenacious, ambitious student journalist whose quest for the truth outweighs social niceties, friendships, and protocol. When he stumbles on a possible cheating scandal involving his editor in chief, he begins sniffing out the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: intrigue, college, journalism, college life, dishonesty, youth, social relations, media, scandal, religious, newspaper, christian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 2K
The Falls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Falls is a feature film about two missionaries that fall in love while on their mission. RJ travels to a small town in Oregon with Elder Merrill to serve their mission and teach the words of Joseph Smith. Living together and sharing the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, missionary, church, gays and lesbians, hopes, society, religion, coming out, religious, prayer, mormon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, idaho
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We Are What We Are (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this reimagining of the 2010 Mexican film of the same name, director Jim Mickle paints a gruesome portrait of an introverted family struggling to keep their macabre traditions alive, giving us something we can really sink our teeth into.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: cannibalism, rain, family relations, prayer, small town, gory, parents and children, siblings relations, crimes, missing person, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delaware, usa
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 5.9
 134K
Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: telekinesis, prom, bullying, high school, humiliation, supernatural ability, social misfits, supernatural, teenage life, graphic violence, alienation, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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Jerusalem Countdown (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When nuclear weapons are smuggled into America, FBI Agent Shane Daughtry (David A.R White) is faced with an impossible task -- find them before they are detonated. The clock is ticking and the only people who can help are a washed up arms dealer ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, christian film
Plot: terrorism, christian, race against time, danger, law enforcement, nuclear threat, chases and races, state affairs, terrorist, bible prophecy, nuclear bomb, bomb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, middle east
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Revelation Road: The Beginning of the End (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh McManus, a traveling salesman with a cloudy past, finds himself in a dusty West Texas town at the wrong time. After a crippling series of earthquakes throws the entire world into chaos, a traveling salesman will have to fight his way through a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, bleak ...
Plot: christianity, apocalypse, gang, small town, wrong place wrong time, going straight, good versus evil, society, rivalry, danger, haunted by the past, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
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The Encounter (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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.
Style: christian film, tense, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: diner, christian, faith, self discovery, human spirit, mysterious character, mysterious place, religions or cults, group of strangers, hopes, society, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, xian
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 6.5
 3K
What If... (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Fifteen years ago, Ben Walker made a decision to leave his college sweetheart and ultimately his faith, in order to pursue a lucrative business opportunity. Now with a high-paying career and a trophy fiancé, he is visited by an angel, who gives him ...
Style: touching, sentimental, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Plot: fish out of water, angel, family relations, family, spirituality, family life, lifestyle, disorder, misfit, society, miraculous event, destiny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 37K
Brimstone (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: Netherlands, France, Germany, Belgium, Sweden, UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In the menacing inferno of the old American West, Liz is a genuine survivor who is hunted by a vengeful preacher for a crime she didn’t commit.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, brutal, epic, cult film ...
Plot: father daughter incest, sexual torture, rape, pedophile, mute, church, obsession, sign language, female protagonist, retribution, plot twist, preacher ...
Time: 19th century
Place: netherlands
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 8.1
 439K
Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor.
Style: based on true events, inspirational, touching, sentimental, brutal ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: war, u.s. army, conscientious objector, u.s. military, bible, world war two, soldier, physician, pacifism, courage, american soldier, war violence ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: okinawa, japan, okinawa japan, usa
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 5.6
 110
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, contemplative, romantic, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: summer camp, religion, christian, camp, drawing, shoplifting, obstacle course, baptism, horse, father daughter relationship, dentist, christianity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Anthony, Warrior of God (2006)
Genre: Biography
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The life of Anthony of Padua (1195-1231) from his arrival on Sicily's shores via shipwreck in 1221 to his death. He's a Portuguese monk who, once in Italy, seeks out St. Francis. Anthony's gift as a great preacher is discovered by ...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: church, religions or cults, clergy, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, society, ambition, dishonesty, deadly, preacher, shipwreck, saint ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century
Place: sicily, italy, europe
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What Still Remains (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After the loss of her family, a young woman struggles to survive in a world long-since destroyed by disease; but when a lonely traveler offers her a place in his community, she must decide if the promise of a better life is worth the risk of ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, intense
Plot: virus, plague, community, secrets, survival, pandemic, female protagonist, religious, weapons, post apocalypse, arrow in chest, fishing ...
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666 (Beware the End Is at Hand) (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Nigeria
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Lucifer sends his trusty minions out into the world to lead the good folk of Nigeria unto temptation in order to lock them into his cage. The good pastor Lazarus who has noticed the signs, realizing that hell is about to be unleashed on Earth, sets ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, bleak, rough, christian horror ...
Plot: pastor, lucifer, hell, good versus evil, supernatural power, supernatural, demon, preacher, religious, fire, cell, sermon ...
Place: nigeria
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