Salvation army movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant salvation army movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, talky, bleak and thought provoking films and TV shows about / with salvation army, redemption, husband wife relationship, hospital, flashback, death, friendship, father son relationship, police officer and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as salvation army: Paper Angels (2014), The Golden Glove (2019), Come the Morning (1993), Sex Shop (1972), Silver Bells (2013), Polizeirevier Davidswache (1964), The Holy Child (2001), The Mystery of a Hansom Cab (2012), The Stig-Helmer Story (2011), Get Ready to Be Boyzvoiced (2000).

List of salvation army movies

 6.6
 514
Paper Angels (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An abused wife leaves her alcoholic husband and moves with her children to another town. There their lives become entwined with another family in trouble.
Plot: christmas, father son relationship, party, public humiliation, father figure, abuse, locker room, gift, teenager, basketball game, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship ...
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The Golden Glove (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A serial killer strikes fear in the hearts of residents of Hamburg during the early 1970s.
Style: macabre, based on true events, bleak, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, sex crime, loner, murder, misfit, mentally unstable, murder of a prostitute, brutality, prostitute, pub, loser, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 70s, year 1970, year 1974, 20th century
Place: hamburg germany, west germany, central europe
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Come the Morning (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In search of her estranged husband, a mother brings her 3 children to Los Angeles in the hope of finding him. With no prospects they wander the streets; becoming beggars before long. Things start to turn around for them when the mother meets a ...
Plot: drinking, single mother, search for father, church, flashback, christian, sermon, drunkenness, faith, slum, homelessness, homeless shelter ...
Place: los angeles
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 5.4
 263
Sex Shop (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The owner of a bookshop in Paris suffers a personal crisis. In order to solve it he decides to convert his library into a sex-shop but the only effect is that he turns himself into a sexual obsessive man.
Plot: nipples, interracial sex, undressing, black bra, female full frontal nudity, sexual revolution, fetishism, vice squad, nudity (full frontal - brief), accountant, book seller, breasts ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
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 5.9
 310
Silver Bells (2013)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An overly win-driven sportscaster goes too far and must perform community service during December as a bell-ringer for the Salvation Army.
Plot: christmas, bell, toilet paper, community service, judge, charity, competition, basketball game, interview, flour, family relations, television studio ...
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Polizeirevier Davidswache (1964)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The action is set in and around a police station in St Pauli, the docks area of Hamburg where prostitution and crimes of violence are rife. Glantz is the head of the uniformed officers, and does his best to keep order. Bruno Kapp has just got out of ...
Style: slang
Plot: supermarket, police, revenge, prostitute, pistol, manslaughter, shot in the back, salvation army, beaten to death, ex convict, red light district, bar ...
Place: hamburg germany, west germany, northern germany
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The Holy Child (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Marc (Lambert Wilson) is a man of the cloth who's gained a bit of celebrity for his public espousal of religious celibacy. In fact, he's even written a book about the subject. But Marc's 15 minutes of fame could be up when a bratty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, captivating
Plot: secret, satire, fatherhood, christian, illegitimate son, catholic priest, teenage boy, father son relationship, bastard, husband wife relationship, scandal, friendship ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec, kosovo, paris france
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The Mystery of a Hansom Cab (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Melbourne, 1886. Two gentlemen climb into a hansom cab late one murky night. One man climbs out, the other travels on to St Kilda. On arrival, the driver finds the second man dead; murdered. The ‘high-society’ killing sends shockwaves through ...
Plot: murder, secret, doctor, investigation, crying, letter, jury, justice, performer, young girl, brothel, singer ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: melbourne australia, australia, melbourne
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The Stig-Helmer Story (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Stig-Helmer Story is a 2011 Swedish comedy film directed by Lasse Åberg. The film is the sixth in the series about Stig-Helmer Olsson.
Plot: shyness, aging, bully, memory, forbidden love, banjo, band, male female relationship, salvation army, flashback, model train
Place: eastern europe
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The Last of the Blonde Bombshells (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After Elizabeth's husband dies, she begins to play her tenor saxophone again, and remembers when she was 15 and a member of the Blonde Bombshells, an all-girl (with one exception) swing band. Accompanied by the exception and urged on by her ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, realistic, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: reunion, friendship, jazz, music, musician's life, starting over, cross dressing, fall in love, love affair, oldies, couple relations, lifestyle ...
Time: 1940s
Place: england, europe, scotland, london
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Get Ready to Be Boyzvoiced (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mockumentary which follows an up-and-coming three-man boyband which suffers a Milli Vanilli inspired media storm just before the release of their first album. Their only hope is to get their act together before the HitAwards Norwegian music awards ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, captivating
Plot: boy band, musician's life, lifestyle, rising to stardom, music band, artists and showbiz, ambition, rehearsal, music, tour, friends, media sensation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: norway
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Love Your Female Neighbor! (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two young and attractive social workers/nuns bring fresh air into a city missionary station, but are also challenged by lust and money, offered by a millionaire.
Style: sexual, humorous, sexy, semi serious, realistic
Plot: urban, alcohol abuse, redemption, doctors and patients, hospital, city life, romance, military, soldier, battles, power relations, homeless ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany
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 7.4
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Joe Hill (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the early 1900's, the legendary Joe Hill emigrates with his brother to the United States. But after a short time, he loses touch with his brother. Joe gets a few jobs but is struck by all the injustice and tragedy going on. He becomes active ...
Style: sentimental, bleak, realistic, serious, factual
Plot: working class, immigrants, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, impossible love, false accusation, graphic violence, leadership, society, fighting the system, ambition, love and romance ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 20th century
Place: utah, usa, san diego california, new york, california
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 5.4
 541
Salvation Army (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco, Switzerland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Abdellah is a young gay man navigating the sexual, racial and political climate of Morocco. Growing up in a large family in a working-class neighborhood, Abdellah is caught between a distant father, an authoritarian mother, an older brother whom he ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, teenage life, parents and children, youth, family relations, secret life, gay teenager, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, gay interest, domestic violence ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: morocco, switzerland, geneva switzerland
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Do You Believe? (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a pastor is shaken by the visible faith of a street-corner preacher, he is reminded that true belief always requires action. His response ignites a journey that impacts everyone it touches in ways that only God could orchestrate.
Style: christian film, thought provoking, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: christian, clergy, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, introspection, religions or cults, society, hopes, human spirit, doctors and patients, prayer, cross ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois, chicago illinois, xian
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The Wrong Box (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Victorian England, a fortune now depends on which of two brothers outlives the other... or can be made to have seemed to do so!
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, surprise ending, dark humor ...
Plot: murder, queen of england, comedy of errors, siblings relations, farce, nothing goes right, insurance, lottery, cons and scams, disorder, unfulfillment, redemption ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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Three Days of the Condor (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.
Style: tense, exciting, atmospheric, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: cia, fighting the system, manhunt, espionage, uncover truth, who to trust, life turned upside down, conspiracy, political conspiracy, state affairs, off the grid, political thriller ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, middle east, venezuela, manhattan new york city ...
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The Sum of Us (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "The Sum of Us" is an Aussie story about a father and a son both searching for love and sharing an unconventional bond. Harry, the father, is the caring and open-minded "mate" that borders on annoyance. His son Jeff ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, melancholic, semi serious ...
Plot: gay, father son relationship, gay lead character, gays and lesbians, looking for love, love and romance, acceptance, family relations, widower, gay son, breaking the fourth wall, single father ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
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 7.6
 186K
Sleepers (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes.
Style: disturbing, sadistic, suspenseful, serious, harsh ...
Plot: child abuse, pedophilia, childhood, prison rape, vengeance, rape, courtroom drama, haunted by the past, pedophile, crime, homosexual rape, torture ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, new york yankees, madison square garden manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
Story: Jessica's extraordinarily strong will and heart enables her to rebel against her fanatical, cult-like upbringing. From seven to seventeen Jess is brainwashed to be one of the 'saved', to devote her life to Jesus, to follow the ...
Style: suspense, witty, clever, humorous, talky ...
Plot: family relations, coming of age, gays and lesbians, friendship, adoption, belief, christianity, adopted daughter, lesbian relationship, coming out, lesbian teen, innocence lost ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe
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 7.7
 8K
O Lucky Man! (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: This sprawling, surrealist musical serves as an allegory for the pitfalls of capitalism, as it follows the adventures of a young coffee salesman in Europe.
Style: surreal, dark humor, witty, clever, humorous ...
Plot: breast feeding, police brutality, audition, film within a film, satire, power relations, rich and poor, society, rise to the top, obnoxious boss, unfulfillment, surrealism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland, europe, east end london, london ...
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The Man Without a Past (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, Germany, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The second part of Aki Kaurismäki's "Finland" trilogy, the film follows a man who arrives in Helsinki and gets beaten up so severely he develops amnesia. Unable to remember his name or anything from his past life, he cannot get a job ...
Style: bleak, humorous, touching, semi serious, satirical ...
Plot: generosity, memory loss, poverty, amnesia, presumed dead, robbery, friendship, couple relations, starting over, haunted by the past, human nature, financial problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe, estonia, helsinki finland, north korea
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 7.4
 175K
K-PAX (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Prot is a patient at a mental hospital who claims to be from a far away Planet. His psychiatrist tries to help him, only to begin to doubt his own explanations.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, surprise ending, touching, serious ...
Plot: mysterious character, benign alien, patient, psychiatrist, alien, mental institution, research, odd, insanity, hypnosis, crazy, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 80s, 1990s ...
Place: usa, new york, newfoundland, grand central station manhattan new york city, iceland ...
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Judgement in Berlin (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: American judge in Germany must decide if the hijacking of an East German plane into West Berlin was justified.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, sincere, touching
Plot: terrorism, politics, hijacking, courtroom drama, legal action, legal, danger, save the day, crimes, deadly, fighting the system, confined ...
Time: 70s
Place: germany, europe, east berlin, west berlin west germany, berlin germany ...
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 7.5
 14K
Elling (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his mother, who has sheltered him his entire 40 years, dies, Elling, a sensitive, would-be poet, is sent to live in a state institution. There he meets Kjell Bjarne, a gentle giant and female-obsessed virgin in his 40s. After two years, the men ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, mental illness, mental institution, odd couple, social worker, misfit, love and romance, human nature, friendship between men, poet, pregnancy, giant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oslo norway, cambodia, bosnia, norway, south pole ...
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The Book of Life (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 63 min.
Story: The end of the millenium has taken on a certain significance in modern day prophecies. What happens if Jesus Christ has second thoughts about the Apocalypse? It is December 31, 1999 and New Year's Eve takes on new meaning when the Devil, Jesus ...
Style: humorous, futuristic, dark humor, surreal, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, hopes, society, introspection, moral dilemma, human nature, rivalry, save the world, religions or cults, legends and myths, destiny, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, year 2000, year 1999
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, jerusalem
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 7.4
 12K
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Bad Boy Bubby is just that: a bad boy. So bad, in fact, that his mother has kept him locked in their house for his entire thirty years, convincing him that the air outside is poisonous. After a visit from his estranged father, circumstances force ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, disturbing, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: incest, mother son incest, cult, captivity, torture, self discovery, mistaken identity, life is a bitch, society, family problems, estrangement, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, adelaide south australia
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 6.3
 330
24 Nights (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Jonathan Parker was 4 years old, his mother's words and a chance encounter with a Salvation Army Kris Kringle instilled in him a lifelong belief in the legend of Santa Claus. Now 24 and his parents long passed away, Jonathan is a spacey, ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, drug abuse, infidelity, college, looking for love, disorder, couples, romance, gender, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, arkansas, san francisco
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 7.5
 676
My Way Home (1978)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Jamie leaves the children's home to live with his paternal grandmother. After working in a mine and in a tailor's shop, he is conscripted into the RAF, and goes to Egypt, where he is befriended by Robert, whose undemanding companionship ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, sincere, contemplative
Plot: autobiography, child neglect, juvenile delinquency, military, coming of age, soldier, redemption, self discovery, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, teenage life, friends ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, 1940s
Place: scotland, egypt, middle east, europe, africa ...
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Even Angels Eat Beans (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two nice guys, a wrestler (Bud Spencer) and an Ice-cream vendor (Giuliano Gemma) are mistaken for dangerous killers by an important local gangster, whose nickname is "Sorriso". With the help of many funny coincidences they play along with ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: odd couple, criminal heroes, partners, disorder, mistaken identity, gangsters, unlikely criminals, crime, chases and races, nothing goes right, crimes, goofy hero ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois
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