Prayer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant prayer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, stylized, sincere, touching and emotional films and TV shows about / with prayer, religion, storytelling, death, society, church, small town, murder, faith and redemption plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as prayer: The Island (2006), Desperation (2006), Brighton Rock (2010), The Prayer (2018), Dead & Nowhere (2008), Promised a Miracle (1988), Champion (2017), Ten (2002), The Mist (2007), Little Ashes (2008).
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Ten (2002)
Drama
Iran, France
91 min.
 7.5
Jane Eyre (2011)
Drama, Romance
UK, USA
120 min.
 7.4
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The Prayer (2018)
Drama
France
107 min.
 7.0
Miko Girl (2018)
Comedy, Family
Japan
98 min.
 7.1

List of prayer movies

 8.0
 10K
The Island (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Somewhere in Northern Russia in a small Russian Orthodox monastery lives an unusual man whose bizarre conduct confuses his fellow monks, while others who visit the island believe that the man has the power to heal, exorcise demons and foretell the ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, philosophical, meditative ...
Plot: monk, redemption, psychic, god or devil, mentor, loneliness, monastery, navy, supernatural ability, hopes, forgiveness, christian ...
Place: russia
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 5.3
 10K
Desperation (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When a sheriff arrests a writer, a family, a couple, and a hitchiker and throws them in a jail cell in the deserted town of Desperation, they must fight for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: small town, sheriff, highway, curses spells and rituals, mysterious character, family in danger, gory, danger, deadly, supernatural, small town life, evil spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, mine, usa, vietnam, salt lake city utah
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Brighton Rock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charts the headlong fall of Pinkie, a razor-wielding disadvantaged teenager with a religious death wish.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: prayer, riot, gang war, gang, nightmare, revenge, waitress, criminal heroes, crime, gangsters, violence, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: brighton, england, europe
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 7.0
 552
The Prayer (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Thomas is a drug addict. In an effort to put an end to his habit, he joins a community of former addicts who live isolated in the mountains and use prayer as a way to cure themselves.
Plot: mountain, drug addict, prayer, cigarette smoking, catholic priest, hard labor, friendship, priest, bus, snow, death, love ...
Place: france
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Dead & Nowhere (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Homicide cop Ray Maldonado has found a third dead hooker in as many days. The realization that he's got a serial killer on his hands hits him. Wanting to stop the string of murders, Maldonado turns to the obvious suspect: Street preacher Jimmy ...
Plot: prayer, prostitute, bible, serial killer, preacher, bible quote, taxi ride, rosary, homeless man, prostitution, taxi, night ...
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Promised a Miracle (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: True story of a couple charged with manslaughter when their rejection of modern medicine in favor of religion to treat their diabetic child resulted in his death.
Plot: prayer, court, prison, faith, death, small town, preacher, jail, son, trial, insulin, diabetic ...
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 5.6
 142
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: prayer, faith, racing, gospel, forgiveness, grief, christian, parent child relationship, sport, father daughter relationship
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 7.5
 6K
Ten (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A visual social examination in the form of ten conversations between a driving woman and her various pick-ups and hitchhikers.
Style: serious, talky, realistic, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: prayer, prostitute, parents and children, sibling relationship, illegal prostitution, new wave, single parent, human nature, down on your luck, hopes, love and romance, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iran, middle east, tokyo
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Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Lifelong friends and national idols Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. have earned their NASCAR stripes with their uncanny knack of finishing races in the first and second slots, respectively, and slinging catchphrases like "Shake and bake!" ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: divorce, car race, sport competition, prayer, advertising, family dinner, farce, french, marriage, contests and competitions, sport, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, alabama, usa
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 7.2
 252K
The Mist (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, apocalypse, monster, trapped, deadly creature, fear, fog, fight, small town, supermarket, desperation, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
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 6.6
 8K
Little Ashes (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: About the young life and loves of artist Salvador Dalí, filmmaker Luis Buñuel and writer Federico García Lorca.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, intellectual
Plot: friendship, poet, friends, gays and lesbians, art class, butterfly, exhibitionism, filmmaker, surrealism, artist, student, prayer ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, paris france, italy ...
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 6.6
 17K
The Ledge (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Saudi Arabia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A thriller in which a battle of philosophies between a fundamentalist Christian and an atheist escalates into a lethal battle of wills.
Style: sincere, psychological, emotional, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, atheist, christian, introspection, wife husband relationship, moral dilemma, redemption, life turned upside down, hopes, dealing with death, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
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 7.4
 72K
Jane Eyre (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After a bleak childhood, Jane Eyre goes out into the world to become a governess. As she lives happily in her new position at Thornfield Hall, she meet the dark, cold, and abrupt master of the house, Mr. Rochester. Jane and her employer grow close ...
Style: touching, captivating, gothic, atmospheric, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: social differences, rich and poor, love and romance, family secret, master and servant, estate, power of love, fall in love, haunted by the past, unlikely couple, society, young woman ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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Countdown: Jerusalem (2009)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A journalist searches for her daughter as a series of catastrophic disasters push a destabilized society toward the brink of global war.
Style: futuristic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prayer, reporter, tattoo, missing child, obsessive quest, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia, chases and races, danger, escapades, chaos ...
Place: israel, middle east, jerusalem
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The Confession (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After his young son dies from the negligience of medical professionals at a hospital, Harry Fertig (Kinglsey) takes matters into his own hands and kills the negligent doctors responsible. Slick lawyer Roy Bleakie (Baldwin), looking only to win a ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: urination, toilet, taxi driver, adultery, jewish, prayer, restaurant, painting, faith, judaism, courtroom, hotshot lawyer ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.7
 334K
Bruce Almighty (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruce Nolan toils as a "human interest" television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y. Despite his high ratings and the love of his beautiful girlfriend, Grace, Bruce remains unfulfilled. At the end of the worst day in his life, he angrily ridicules ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, touching, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: wish come true, supernatural ability, supernatural, chosen one, responsibility, god, switching roles, supernatural power, divine intervention, creativity, miraculous event, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mount everest
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Reggie's Prayer (1996)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Reggie White stars as Reggie Knox, a pro football player who retires, frustrated because he hasn't won a championship. Knox begins coaching a Portland, Ore., high school football program, where he befriends a troubled student. Reggie fights ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, uplifting
Plot: high school, prayer, school, gang, self discovery, college, college life, religions or cults, family life, sport, ambition, hopes ...
Time: 90s
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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, gothic, tense, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: cannibalism, rain, creek, bone, religious, storm, funeral, dog, prayer, gory, small town, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delaware, usa
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A Christmas Wish (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: MARTHA EVANS has been abandoned by her ne'er-do-well husband, who took all their cash and left her homeless and virtually destitute with her two daughters and stepson. Martha leaves town in hopes of finding a job and a place to stay, she ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, bullying, car trouble, holiday season, prayer, christmas, single mother, domestic disturbance, pregnancy, family relations, family, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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A Matador's Mistress (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, UK, France, USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Scandal erupts over a famous bullfighter's affair with a left-wing actress.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, fan, manager, passion, nurse, pistol, sex, coffin, prayer, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: europe, spain, mexico
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Division III: Football's Finest (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This ensemble comedy follows the Pullham University Bluecocks, a small liberal arts college with a Division III football program (the lowest division in the NCAA). When the head coach unexpectedly dies, the future of the flailing football program is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: ambition, sport, college, food fight, fight, american football, shower, prayer, rivalry, cheerleader, underdog, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The 5th Quarter (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the wake of a car crash that killed his brother, football player Jon Abbate leads his school's struggling team to its most successful season ever.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: sport, gymnasium, funeral, car accident, prayer, coach, athlete's life, dealing with death, american football, parents and children, high school, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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Takva: A Man's Fear of God (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Turkey
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Humble and introvert Muharrem lives in a solitary and meager existence of a prayer and sexual abstinence adhering strictly to the most severe Islamic doctrines.His extraordinary devotion attracts the attention of the leader of a rich and powerful ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: society, religions or cults, fall in love, prayer, money, faith, shyness, koran, identity crisis, church service, social issues, heaven ...
Time: contemporary
Place: istanbul turkey
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 8.1
 201K
Gandhi (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, India, USA
Duration: 191 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: leadership, protest, human spirit, muslim, idealism, freedom, price of justice, politics, independence, hindu, heroic mission, british empire ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: india, england, asia, new delhi, south africa ...
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 7.0
 5K
Requiem (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Michaela, an epileptic, enrolls in college to study education. She goes off her medication and soon begins hearing voices and seeing apparitions that tell her to avoid religious objects, although she is devoutly Roman Catholic. One priest scoffs at ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, friendship, small town, exorcism, epilepsy, college life, depression, eating disorder, disability, desperation, therapist, daughter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: germany, europe, tokyo, new jersey
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 7.5
 688
A Holy Place (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sveto mesto (A Holy Place, 1990) is based on a literary classic, Nikolai Gogol's 1835 short story, 'Viy'. However, Kadijevic uses it only as a starting point for his own explorations into the dark side of eroticism. Gogol's story ...
Plot: coffin, prayer, pentagram, father, church, incest, witch, femme fatale, witchcraft, lesbian
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Breaking the Waves (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, France, Netherlands, Norway, Iceland, Spain
Duration: 159 min.
Story: In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman's paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for living.
Style: bleak, emotional, disturbing, psychological, serious ...
Plot: tragic love, priest, destructive relationship, small town, faith, prostitute, god, obsession, paralysis, accident, sin, nurse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: scotland, europe
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 4.5
 4K
Audacity (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Peter (Travis Owens) is an aspiring comedian encouraged by his friend Ben (Ben Price, Australia's Got Talent finalist) to perform at the local comedy club. But stage fright isn’t Peter’s only fear. When confronted with one of today’s most ...
Style: christian film
Plot: christianity, homosexuality, sin, love, truth, religion, comedian, held at gunpoint, prayer, rescue, christian, robbery ...
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The White Queen (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of the Wars of the Roses, the series is the story of the women caught up in the protracted conflict for the throne of England.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: queen, royal family, royal court, palaces castles and temples, betrayal, intrigue, love and romance, aristocracy, king, rise to the top, fall in love, seduction ...
Time: 15th century
Place: england, europe
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Have a Song on Your Lips (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Japan
Story: Yuri Kashiwaga was once known as a genius pianist. One day, she returns to her hometown in Goto Islands from Tokyo. There, she begins to work as a temporary teacher at a middle school and advisor for the school chorus. The chorus aims to take part ...
Plot: middle school, piano teacher, pianist, music teacher, superstition, religious, prayer, bicycle, girl, singer, choir, singing ...
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