Gospel movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant gospel movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, serious, humorous, visually appealing and dramatic films and TV shows about / with gospel, church, religion, redemption, society, christian, storytelling, death, destiny and singing plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as gospel: The Young Messiah (2016), Madea's Neighbors from Hell (2014), Oh Happy Day (2004), Champion (2017), The Preacher's Wife (1996), First Sunday (2008), The Book of Esther (2013), Sister Act (1992), Ray (2004), The Visual Bible: Matthew (1993).

List of gospel movies

The Young Messiah (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Tells the story of Jesus Christ at age seven as he and his family depart Egypt to return home to Nazareth. Told from his childhood perspective, it follows young Jesus as he grows into his religious identity.
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, biblical
Plot: journey, jesus, parents and children, society, gospel, bible, family life, youth, young heroes, family relations, messiah, christian ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: egypt, holy land, palestine, israel
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Madea's Neighbors from Hell (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Madea's neighborhood takes a turn for the worse when a foster mother moves in with her unruly kids. Suspicious activity leads Madea to take justice into her own hands. With Aunt Bam by her side, Madea uses her unique wit and wisdom for ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: faith, chaos and mayhem, gospel, african american protagonist, forgiveness, abuse, live performance, christian, family relations, singing, grandmother, cross dressing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.6
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Oh Happy Day (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hannah (Lotte Andersen) is a housewife in a village Zealand, where she is married to the sad Carsten (Mikael Birkkjær). She sings in the mammal church choir along with his outspoken sister (Ditte Gråbøl). A choirmaster in transit - the black ...
Style: realistic, humorous, sentimental, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: church, romance, social relations, lifestyle, clergy, unfulfillment, small town, choir, gospel, interracial relations, preacher, accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, harlem
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The Visual Bible: The Gospel of John (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A word for word depiction of the life of Jesus Christ from the Good News Translation Bible as recorded in the Gospel of John.
Style: serious, atmospheric, based on the bible, epic
Plot: miraculous event, tragic hero, idealism, false accusation, human spirit, heroic mission, leadership, clergy, ambition, hopes, betrayal, rise and fall ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history
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Champion (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the supercharged world of dirt track racing, a single mistake causes the lives of two men to change forever. One must fight for his family, the other must fight to forgive.
Plot: forgiveness, faith, racing, grief, prayer, gospel, race, parent child relationship, father daughter relationship, christian, sport
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The Preacher's Wife (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Good natured Reverend Henry Biggs finds that his marriage to choir mistress Julia is flagging, due to his constant absence caring for the deprived neighborhood they live in. On top of all this, his church is coming under threat from property ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: church choir, christmas, hopes, gospel, reverend, angel, family, romance, couples, bishop, disorder, family relations ...
Place: new york, usa
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 4.5
 10K
First Sunday (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Durell and LeeJohn are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When told they have one week to pay a $17,000 debt or Durell will lose his son, they come up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. Instead, they end up spending ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, realistic
Plot: friendship, heist, church, hostage, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, crime gone awry, hostages, partners, society, disorder, forceful separation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: baltimore
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The Book of Esther (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Ester becomes King Xerxes’ queen, her Cousin Mordecai and that despicable Haman engage in a dangerous game of intrigue for control of the young Persian King Xerxes.
Style: biblical, epic, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: palace intrigue, anti semitism, betrayal, old testament, head of state, danger, society, religions or cults, self discovery, heroic mission, genocide, royal family ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia
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 6.4
 89K
Sister Act (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Reno singer witnesses a mob murder and the cops stash her in a nunnery to protect her from the hitmen. The mother superior does not trust her, and takes steps to limit her influence on the other nuns. Eventually the singer rescues the failing ...
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: nun, fish out of water, convent, friendship, against the rules, witness protection, murder witness, church choir, comedy of errors, crimes, disorder, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1968
Place: usa, san francisco, nevada, las vegas
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 7.7
 139K
Ray (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Born on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles went blind at seven. Inspired by a fiercely independent mom who insisted he make his own way, He found his calling and his gift behind a piano keyboard. Touring across the Southern ...
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, emotional, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician's life, jazz, musician, pianist, african american, addiction, heroin, blues, civil rights, guilt, music, blindness ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 70s, 50s, 30s ...
Place: usa, georgia, manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri, paris france ...
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The Visual Bible: Matthew (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: South Africa
Duration: 258 min.
Story: The only dramatization using the actual scriptures...word for word from the New International Version (NIV). The Matthew video series broke new ground by offering the first-ever dramatic portrayal of events in the Bible, presented word for word from ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christianity, loincloth, jesus christ, jesus, crucifixion of jesus, gospel, apostle
Time: 1st century, 60s
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Lilies of the Field (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An unemployed construction worker (Homer Smith) heading out west stops at a remote farm in the desert to get water when his car overheats. The farm is being worked by a group of East European Catholic nuns, headed by the strict mother superior ...
Style: touching, uplifting, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: desert, nun, convent, chapel, construction worker, friendship, human spirit, interracial relations, small town life, religions or cults, selflessness, society ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: arizona, usa
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Last Holiday (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After she's diagnosed with a terminal illness, a shy woman decides to take a European vacation.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: terminal illness, self discovery, holiday, love and romance, vacation, human nature, cooking, chef, african american, romance, dealing with death, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, prague, new orleans, prague czech republic, central europe ...
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 7.3
 111K
They Live (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and government with messages like "Stay Asleep", "No ...
Style: cult film, serious, offbeat, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: alien invasion, distopia, anti conformity, conspiracy, advertising, evil alien, mind control, interspecies sex, alien, drifter, good versus evil, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: los angeles
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Auto Recovery (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A heart warming story about three young men who specialize in recovering high end, expensive and well protected autos that are hard to retrieve due to lack of payments.
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crimes, buddies, heist, partners, car chase, dishonesty, car, rivalry, auto repair, danger, friendship, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Secret Path (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young girl stuck in a horrific cycle of familial violence finds the power to build her own future from the place she least suspected in an inspiring tale of friendship and devotion starring Ossie Davis and Della Reese, and directed by Bruce ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, touching, spiritual ...
Plot: life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, single parent, unfulfillment, solace, family problems, down on your luck, parents and children, family in crisis, black man, gospel, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1940s
Place: southern usa, georgia
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The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, atmospheric, serious, sincere ...
Plot: temptation, christianity, sin, redemption, betrayal, jesus christ, desert, clergy, tragic hero, hopes, roman, jesus ...
Time: ancient history, 1930s, 30s, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem, israel
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Trapped in the Closet: Chapters 13-22 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The second half of R. Kelly's unfinished hip hop opera
Plot: package, questioning, gangsters, diner, interrogation, pimp, gospel, police officer, waitress, choir, mafia, gangster
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End Of The Harvest (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: An atheist philosophy club at a college harasses a Christian, Scott, who claims to have inside knowledge of when the world will end. To vindicate himself and "defeat" the athiests, he prepares a presentation based on a bible study he finds ...
Style: christian film
Plot: dream, preaching, christian, eternity, ridicule, end of the world, christian propaganda, farmer, debate, college, prophecy, redemption ...
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Damned in Venice (1978)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A blind boy receives a vision that warn him of the birth of the anti-christ.
Plot: satanic cult, priest, nudity (full frontal - brief), blindness, occult, murder, heart attack, dinner, hotel, urban decay, child murders a child, sex ...
Place: venice, italy
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The 23rd Psalm (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drama - An evolving, empathetic, African-American, police detective, unconsciously channels his intuition to transcend his shortcomings and unravel the enigmatic murder of a transformed prostitute - Fredrick Burns, Auggie Cavanagh, Arnita Champion
Style: avant garde
Plot: spirituality, gospel, christian, faith, metaphysics, urban setting, religious faith, african american, religion, supernatural power, new age, art ...
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The Brand New Testament (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 114 min.
Story: God lives in Brussels. On earth though, God is a coward, with pathetical morals and being odious with his family. His daughter, Ea, is bored at home and can't stand being locked up in a small apartment in ordinary Brussels, until the day she ...
Style: philosophical, surreal, meditative, talky, sentimental ...
Plot: god, goddess, evil god, religion, philosophy, cynicism, friendship, destiny, tyranny, husband wife relationship, adventurer, religious icon ...
Time: 70s
Place: brussels, brussels belgium
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The Prodigal Song (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mario has to decide how to use his special talent, either use it for God or use his gift for the world.
Plot: trust, faith, friend, song, hopes, lord, gospel, bible, church, redemption, rap, christian ...
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Twist of Faith (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jacob Fisher, an Orthodox Jewish Cantor and amateur songwriter who resides in Brooklyn, New York, witnesses the senseless murder of his wife and three children. Catatonic, Jacob walks out on his Jewish mourning ritual, leaving behind his Jewish ...
Plot: interracial love, interracial relations, african american, inspiration, religion, christian, tragic event, white male black female relationship, single parent, gospel, gospel music, black people ...
Place: alabama, southern 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: serious, bleak, atmospheric, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: greed, character study, rise to the top, ambition, money, bowling, oil, rivalry, obsession, villain, marriage, evil ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century, 1920s, 20s ...
Place: california, usa, san francisco, pacific ocean, los angeles
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 6.2
 65K
Stigmata (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young woman with no strong religious beliefs, Frankie Paige begins having strange and violent experiences, showing signs of the wounds that Jesus received when crucified. When the Vatican gets word of Frankie's situation, a high-ranking ...
Style: suspenseful, biblical, psychological, scary, bleak ...
Plot: miraculous event, religion, vatican, secrets, priest, danger, faith, investigation, conspiracy, supernatural, hopes, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, brazil, rome italy, new york, pittsburgh
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Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: clergy, saint, leper, bishop, materialism, family relations, male nudity, society, life is a bitch, folk hero, hopes, self discovery ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, quarry
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, jerusalem
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: mormon, missionary, clergy, society, religions or cults, apostle, unlikely partners, hopes, partners, misfit, bible, mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, netherlands, europe
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Angels in America (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 352 min.
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Story: Playwright Tony Kushner adapts his political epic about the AIDS crisis during the mid-eighties, around a group of separate but connected individuals.
Style: touching, captivating, thought provoking, emotional, surreal ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, terminal illness, gay, aids, breakup, life is a bitch, americana, loneliness, imaginary, angel, dying, marital problem ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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Love Unto Death (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elisabeth and Simon have been deeply in love for two months when Simon momentarily dies, but comes back to life. Simon does not want any further medical tests, but the couple are forced to grapple with the possibility of his death. They eventually ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, emotional, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, dealing with death, tragic love, introspection, couple relations, unfulfillment, death of loved one, back from the dead, resurrection, death, life after death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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