Mormonism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mormonism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, serious, semi serious, touching and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with mormonism, mormon, latter day saints, religion, religions or cults, society, church, prayer, missionary and couples plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and History genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mormonism: Pride and Prejudice (2003), Ephraim's Rescue (2013), Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs (2014), The Mormon Dilemma (1988), The Mountain of the Lord (1993), Saturday's Warrior (1989), The Field Is White (2002), Emma Smith: My Story (2008), Out of Step (2002), States of Grace (2005).

List of mormonism movies

Pride and Prejudice (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice: A Latter-Day Comedy is a 2003 independent film adaptation/updating of Jane Austen's novel, set in modern-day Provo, Utah, at Brigham Young University. The characters are Latter-day Saints (LDS).
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wooing, college, mormon, fall in love, unlikely couple, romance, couple relations, love triangle, looking for love, college life, mormonism, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: utah, usa, england, las vegas
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Ephraim's Rescue (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From T.C. Christensen, director of the sensational pioneer film, 17 Miracles, comes the heroic true story of a simple man who was called to do the work of angels. Ephraim’s Rescue relates the story of Ephraim Hanks: a rescuer of the Martin ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, emotional
Plot: rescue, idealism, heroic mission, human spirit, leadership, hopes, society, optimism, destiny, escapades, religious conversion, mormonism ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1850s
Place: usa, ohio, salt lake city utah, utah
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Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cult leader Warren Jeffs rises to power in the polygamist Mormon sect once headed by his late father, but some of his wives fight back to bring him to justice. Based on a true story.
Plot: forced sex, mormon, true crime, religious fundamentalism, polygamy, mormonism, life sentence, arranged marriage, prison
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The Mormon Dilemma (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An LDS couple is upset by a local church's screening of the anti-Mormon film "The God Makers." Their evangelical neighbor offers to sift fact from fiction from the film's brief animated segment, allowing for a frank discussion of ...
Style: christian film
Plot: mormonism, evangelical christianity, mormon, bible quote, discussion, religious differences, religion, christianity, christian, neighbor
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Howard W. Hunter: The Modern Prophets (2004)
Genre: Biography
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Four days before his wedding, Howard William Hunter, 24, played his last engagement as a professional musician. From then on, whether as a successful corporate attorney, church leader in the Los Angeles ares or apostle of the Lord, Howard's ...
Plot: mormon, latter day saints, mormonism
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The Mountain of the Lord (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Recounts the 40-year history of building the Salt Lake Temple, shown as if recounted by Wilford Woodruff to a young reporter. It portrays the pioneers' dedication to temple worship.
Plot: construction, reporter, latter day saints, mormon, building, prayer, interview, diary, architect, religion, mormonism, temple
Time: 1850s, 19th century, 1860s, 1880s, 1870s ...
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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Saturday's Warrior (1989)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An ordinary LDS family has a teenager named Jimmy and he wonders about life and what is coming. Jimmy's sister Julie has a boyfriend on a mission who she plans to marry when he gets home. Jimmy's twin sister Pam is handicapped and is ...
Plot: singing, immortality, heaven, large family, latter day saints, afterlife, mormonism, mormon, teenage boy, missionary, artist, rebelliousness ...
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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: pastor, religious conversion, religion, latter day saints, priest, church, mormon, italian american, mormonism, religious differences, baptism, soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 1890s, 1830s, 50s, 19th century ...
Place: new york, sicily
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The Field Is White (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: When things are not going well for John Taylor, he reads his journal and reflects on his missionary life and his companion Elder Alma Johnson. They try to teach people about the gospel and want to give lessons, but the people are not interested. ...
Plot: mormon, missionary, rejection, latter day saints, truck, cell phone, loneliness, basketball, lake, sunset, memory, field ...
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Emma Smith: My Story (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By the side of a founder of a new faith was a woman of undeniable courage.
Plot: doubt, death of child, prayer, husband wife relationship, faith, religious persecution, lynch mob, religion, prophet, female protagonist, arrest, latter day saints ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
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 4.9
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Out of Step (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Graced with the instinctive ability to dance, Jenny Thomas wants nothing more than to become a professional dancer. All of her hard work pays off when she is accepted to a prominent dance program in New York. Against her mother's will, but with ...
Plot: dancing, mormon, dancer, dance, latter day saints, mormonism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Place: utah, new york
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Joseph Smith: The Prophet of the Restoration (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A film that focuses on some of the events during the life of Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, which was both filmed and distributed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Plot: angel, riverboat, polygamy, latter day saints, mormon, revelation, mormonism, murder, a vision, religious persecution, mob violence, lynch mob ...
Time: 1830s, 1820s, 19th century, 1840s
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The Book of Mormon Movie, Volume 1: The Journey (2003)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of Lehi and his wife Sariah and their four sons: Laman, Lemuel, Sam, and Nephi. Lehi leaves Jerusalem because he prophesied unto the people concerning the destruction of Jerusalem, and they sought his life. He journeys into the wilderness ...
Plot: wilderness, wedding, prayer, faith, father son relationship, storm, desert, travel, dream, ship, latter day saints, tent ...
Place: jerusalem
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States of Grace (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drive-by shooting in Venice, California, changes the lives of five people forever. States of Grace tells the story of a homeless street preacher, Louis, a gang banger, Carl, an aspiring actress, Holly, and two young missionaries, Lozano and ...
Style: uplifting, disturbing, touching, christian film, serious ...
Plot: redemption, mormon, human spirit, going straight, culture clash, gang, church, religions or cults, hopes, parents and children, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, venice, utah, italy, usa ...
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The Singles Ward (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Jonathan Jordan gets divorced he's thrust back into the world of being a single Mormon - a world who's ultimate goal is eternal marriage. Struggling to fit in, Jonathan decides to stop going to church only to be pursued by the members ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lifestyle, family relations, couples, romance, religions or cults, divorce, church, mormon, artists and showbiz, celebrity culture, love and romance, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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 5.8
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Sons of Provo (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will, Kirby, and Danny are the hottest new sensation in Mormon pop music! Will is an aerobics instructor, Danny is a student of eastern philosophy, and Kirby is a scrapbooking specialist. Together, they make up the band "Everclean" and ...
Plot: mormonism, mormon, recording studio, latter day saints, boy band, fictional band
Place: utah
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 6.6
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Charly (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Sam Roberts thinks he has all the answers: the purpose of life, the meaning of love, the plan for a perfect future. Until Charly walks into his life.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: couples, romance, opposites attract, wooing, religions or cults, love and romance, unlikely couple, couple relations, love affair, dating, latter day saints, male female relationship ...
Time: future
Place: new york, utah
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Two Girls and a Guy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two women confront their boyfriend, a two-timing actor who professed eternal love to each.
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, love, actor, betrayal, womanizer, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, revenge, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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September Dawn (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A story set against the Mountain Meadows Massacre, the film is based upon the tragedy which occurred in Utah in 1857. A group of settlers, traveling on wagons, was murdered by the native Mormons. All together, about 140 souls of men, women and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, conspiracy, old west, fall in love, americana, dishonesty, vengeance, interracial relations, forbidden love, small town life, deadly, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1840s, 1870s
Place: utah, usa, arkansas, salt lake city utah
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 6.1
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The R.M. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jared Phelps (Kirby Heyborne) has completed two years of full-time missionary service for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. His mission president has promised him that he will be blessed for his service, and he thinks he has it all ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: change of luck, family relations, innocence lost, lifestyle, down on your luck, nothing goes right, couples, airport, job seeking, latter day saints, bad luck, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
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 6.2
 34K
Orgazmo (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Joe Young is a devout Mormon living in L.A. trying to raise enough money to go back to Utah and marry his girlfriend, Lisa. Joe is spreading the word about the church of Latter Day Saints one day when he's confronted by two burly bodyguards. A ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, light, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pornography, sex, fight, superhero, danger, fish out of water, showbiz, innocence lost, disorder, hopes, righting the wronged, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, utah
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 7.3
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Legacy (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A portrayal of the early Latter-day Saints' joys, sacrifices, hopes, and trials; their epic journey to the Salt Lake Valley; and their legacy of faith in Jesus Christ.
Plot: loss of brother, mormon, latter day saints, female protagonist, mormonism, wagon train, love triangle, van, pioneer, husband wife relationship, religious persecution, hardship ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1830s
Place: missouri, illinois, new york, ohio
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The Home Teachers (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Stocky Greg's passion is football, and he rounds up his family from their respective church meetings and rushes home just in time to make the kick-off of the Sunday afternoon Vikings game. He has just planted himself in front of his massive ...
Plot: mormon, football, hunting, deer hunting, latter day saints, mormonism, gun, church, death of dog, car accident, police, funeral
Place: utah
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God's Army (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Life as a Mormon missionary isn't what 19-year-old Brandon Allen expected: so many rules and so few successes. Los Angeles is as unrepentant as Sodom and Gomorrah. He's forced to share a small apartment with five young prank-loving ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: couples, terminal illness, life is a bitch, redemption, working class, self discovery, youth, disorder, coming of age, human nature, culture clash, tragic hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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 6.8
 20K
Family Plot (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lighthearted suspense film about a phony psychic/con artist and her taxi driver/private investigator boyfriend who encounter a pair of serial kidnappers while trailing a missing heir in California.
Style: suspenseful, talky, psychological, stylized, dark humor ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, ransom, spiritualist, mystery, greed, cons and scams, amateur detective, fortune teller, murder, cheating, faked death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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The Best Two Years (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two pairs of Mormon missionaries from America live in a beaten-up apartment in the Dutch city of Haarlem. Their personalities are distinctly different. Elder Johnson is the District Leader and oversees their efforts. His companion, the vain Elder ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Plot: mormon, missionary, religions or cults, clergy, society, apostle, hopes, misfit, unlikely partners, partners, bible, mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
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Baptists at Our Barbecue (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: "Baptists at Our Barbecue" is the comedic story of the small town of Longwinded, USA, a divided, feuding town of 262 Mormons and 262 Baptists. It's also a love story, about one man who will try anything to end the ridiculous feud, ...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, realistic, semi serious, contemplative ...
Plot: small town, religions or cults, in the woods, family relations, culture clash, love affair, romance, love and romance, americana, adoption, couples, stock broker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah
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The Avenging Angel (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Miles Utley is a professional Mormon commando/bodyguard who is forced to turn renegade and to question his faith as he investigates a scandal involving assassination and land speculation.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, assassination attempt, mormon, latter day saints, criminal heroes, state affairs, crimes, rivalry, assassination, vengeance, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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 2.9
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Savage Journey (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: They forged a new land in the untamed wilderness - with their heart, their hands, and their faith in god.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: church, wilderness, society, showbiz, clergy, escapades, adventure, state affairs, heroes, politics, religions or cults, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: salt lake city utah, ohio, missouri
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 6.8
 1K
Brigham City (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wes Clayton is a lawman and a bishop in a Mormon community called Brigham. The town is shaken when a woman from California is found murdered. Clayton and his young deputy work with an FBI agent sent to investigate. As a civil and spiritual leader in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, mystery, investigation, mormon, crimes, crime, human nature, deadly, law enforcement, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: utah, usa, california
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