Religious faith movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant religious faith movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking, serious and sincere films and TV shows about / with religious faith, religion, faith, religious, christian, church, catholic, society, christianity and priest plots mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres shot in USA, Germany, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as religious faith: Legion (2010), Hadewijch (2009), Knightfall (2017), Unplanned (2019), Constantine (2005), Love Like Poison (2010), Man of God (2021), Black Narcissus (2020), A.D. The Bible Continues (2015), The Confession (2016).

List of religious faith movies

Legion (2010)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When God loses faith in humankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity's only hope for survival lies in a group of strangers trapped in an out-of-the-way, desert diner with the Archangel Michael.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, absurd, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, apocalypse, supernatural, religion, desert, good versus evil, heroes, survival, god, save the world, prophecy, extinction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, north america, los angeles
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Hadewijch (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A troubled young woman is thrown out of a convent and forms a relationship with a radical Muslim.
Style: thought provoking, touching, psychological, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: religious faith, convent, religions or cults, self discovery, love, muslim, youth, clergy, human nature, hopes, friendship, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, france, middle east, europe
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Knightfall (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Go deep into the clandestine world of the legendary brotherhood of warrior monks known as The Knights Templar.
Style: christian film, captivating, atmospheric, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: medieval, crusader, knights templar, crusade, chivalry, religious faith, warrior, battles, selflessness, human spirit, tradition, top secret ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century, 13th century
Place: france
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Unplanned (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, Abby Johnson was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women on their reproductive choices. Her passion surrounding a woman's right to choose ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, sincere, emotional, christian film ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: abortion, unplanned pregnancy, transformation, faith based, redemption, religious faith, christian, religious hypocrisy, women's rights, medical clinic, unwanted pregnancy, nagging wife ...
Time: year 2013, 21st century
Place: xian, austin texas, texas
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Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, stylized, dark, mind bending ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, angel, good versus evil, devil, suspense, occult, hell, tough guy, mysticism, suicide, supernatural ability ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
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Love Like Poison (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Anna, a young teenager, comes home from her Catholic boarding school for the holidays and discovers her father has left. Her mother is devastated and confined in the company of the local priest, who is also a childhood friend. Anna clings to her ...
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, faith, dysfunctional family, religion, village, mother daughter relationship, crisis of faith, belief in god, self discovery, teenage love, family problems, clergy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, brittany, europe
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Man of God (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Exiled unjustly, convicted without trial, slandered without cause. Man of God depicts the trials and tribulations of Saint Nektarios of Aegina, as he bears the unjust hatred of his enemies while preaching the Word of God.
Style: realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, touching
Plot: religion, meaning of life, religious faith, defamation, priest, preacher, christian, suffering, clergy, saint, christianity, judgment ...
Place: egypt
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Black Narcissus (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: Himalayas, 1934. A remote clifftop palace once known as the ‘House of Women’ holds many dark secrets. When the young nuns of St. Faith attempt to establish a mission there, its haunting mysteries awaken forbidden desires that seem destined to ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: nun, convent, forbidden love, monastery, religious faith, new life, female protagonist, women, religion, tv show, interwar period, distopia ...
Time: 1930s
Place: himalaya, india
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A.D. The Bible Continues (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A.D.: The Bible Continues is a television miniseries, based on the Bible, and a sequel to the 2013 miniseries. It is produced by Roma Downey, Mark Burnett, and Richard Bedser.
Style: biblical, exciting, serious, epic, thought provoking ...
Plot: religions or cults, religion, christian, faith, jesus, heroes, bible, human nature, hopes, society, escapades, religious faith ...
Time: biblical epic, 1st century
Place: holy land
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The Confession (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Under the German occupation, in a small French town, the arrival of a new priest arouses the interest of all women... Barny, a young communist and atheist woman, can not however be more indifferent. Driven by curiosity, the young skeptic went to the ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: catholic priest, religious faith, religion, village, atheist, nazi occupation, confession, faith, moral transformation, priest, friendship, german occupation ...
Time: 1940s
Place: france
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Haunted Poland (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, USA, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ewelyn and Pau are a mid twenties couple residing in the USA. Ewelyn being a Chritian and Pau an atheist. One summer, they travel to Europe, ultimately visiting Chodecz, Poland, where the girl was born. At first, things are going great; Ewelyn gets ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, surprise ending, psychotronic ...
Plot: found footage, supernatural, supernatural power, ghost, paranormal phenomena, evil, terror, paranormal activity, religious faith, suspense, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, grandmother ...
Time: 2000s
Place: poland, spain
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Blood of the Tribades (2016)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A vampire named Bathor turned an entire village to vampires, stuck around long enough to teach them to survive, and then promised to return in 2000 years after conquering the rest of the continent. The only problem with this plan is that the ...
Style: psychotronic, unusual plot structure, bleak, scary, disturbing
Plot: vampire, religion, female vampire, lesbian vampire, feud, dying, french, worship, ritual, interracial relations, eternal love, fanatic ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: new england
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Department Q: A Conspiracy of Faith (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Germany, Sweden, Norway
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An old note is found in a bottle in Jutland which has travelled across the ocean for a long time. The note is hard to decipher, but when the Danish investigators from Section Q receive it, the odd personalities within the section find a new angle on ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, suspenseful, exciting, dark ...
Plot: cold case, religion, police investigation, child abduction, suspense, missing child, police, serial killer, letter, farm, religious faith, depression ...
Place: denmark
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The Great Journey (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Morocco, Bulgaria
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Reda, summoned to accompany his father on a pilgrimage to Mecca, complies reluctantly - as he preparing for his baccalaureat and, even more important, has a secret love relationship. The trip across Europe in a broken-down car is also the departure ...
Style: road movie, realistic, serious, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: pilgrimage, travel, on the road, family relations, father son relationship, journey, culture clash, youth, society, golden years, hopes, human nature ...
Place: france, serbia, europe, milan italy, italy ...
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Vision (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hildegard von Bingen was truly a woman ahead of her time. A visionary in every sense of the word, this famed 12th-century Benedictine nun was a Christian mystic, composer, philosopher, playwright, poet, naturalist, scientist, physician, herbalist ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, serious, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: nun, gender, healing power, visionary, seer, medieval, prodigy, convent, catholic church, human nature, monastery, hopes ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: germany, europe, rome italy
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Ignatius of Loyola (2016)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Philippines, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Historical biographical religious drama film based on the memoirs of Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Jesuit order who was also canonized as a saint in Roman Catholicism.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, psychological, captivating
Plot: jesuit, religion, saint, catholic, inquisition, religious faith, religious cult, life is a bitch, belief in god, religious conversion, historical character, depression ...
Place: the philippines
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Saint Anthony: The Miracle Worker of Padua (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Depiction of the life of St. Anthony, beginning with his initial calling to the priesthood as a young Portugese nobleman, and following him as he becomes a Franciscan monk and preaches across Africa and Europe.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, thought provoking
Plot: catholic, religion, priest, religious faith, belief in god, faith, life, religious fundamentalism, saint, high priest, religious, christian ...
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Jan Hus (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The life of Czech pre-Reformation priest Jan Hus, who inspired the Protestant Reformation.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: priest, czech history, martyr, religious faith, protestant, faith, historical character, fighting the system, suspense, historical figure, religious, changing lives ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: central europe
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God's Not Dead: We The People (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film centers on Reverend Dave who has to defend himself and a group of Christian homeschooling families after an inspection by a local government official.
Style: christian film, disturbing, social, captivating, psychological
Plot: christian, religion, christianity, faith, religious persecution, religious fanatic, religious faith, fighting the system, social problems, society, religious, belief in god ...
Place: washington d.c.
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The Third Nail (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man is sentenced to life in prison for killing two children, a crime he didn't commit. DNA evidence sets him free, but there is no hiding from the prison gang that wants him dead. When his own daughter is abducted and apparently ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, tense, psychological
Plot: wrongful conviction, priest, religious faith, faith, falsely accused, confronting the past, investigation, kidnapping, uncover truth, false accusation, crime solving, suspense ...
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Amen (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Solomon, who belongs to a band, is in love with Soshanna, who hails from an upper class family. The story spells how Solomon manages to win over all the obstacles to marry Soshanna.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, feel good, entertaining
Plot: church, priest, faith, religious faith, society, small village, village, conflict, religious, suspense, religion, belief in god ...
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Mary of Nazareth (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film begins with the Annunciation: Mary, a young Galilean, virginal conceived the Messiah, the Son of God. Her husband Joseph, a humble carpenter, decided to stay by his side throughout. When Caesar Augustus ordered the Jews to register people, ...
Style: biblical, christian film, disturbing, sincere, captivating
Plot: jesus, bible, virgin mary, religion, saint, christianity, religious faith, bible story, religious, lifestyle, belief in god, mother and son ...
Time: 1st century, 1st century b.c.
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Tell the World (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: In 19th Century New England, the lives of a diverse group of people collide through interweaving stories of despair, identity, faith, hope and trust.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: faith, religious faith, religions or cults, society, religion, religious intolerance, religious cult, church, church of england, bible prophecy, religious fanatic, religious fanaticism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new england, england
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Mary Magdalene (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Holy Land in the first century C.E., a young woman leaves her small fishing village and traditional family behind to join a radical new social movement. At its head is a charismatic leader, Jesus of Nazareth, who promises that the world ...
Style: biblical, captivating, disturbing, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: religion, faith, baptism, christian, belief, jesus, apostle, resurrection, treason, religious, superstition, love ...
Time: 1st century, biblical epic, 1930s
Place: jerusalem, xian
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Padre Pio: Miracle Man (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 202 min.
Story: The poor Italian peasant boy Francesco already has visions of Jesus and Mary as a child, but the Devil visits him too. He, Francesco, is quite certain that he will become a priest. After entering the Capuchin Order it becomes clear that Padre Pio ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, spiritual
Plot: catholic, saint, religion, miraculous event, religious faith, catholic priest, religious persecution, priest, christian, religions or cults, social problems, faith ...
Place: italy
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The Path (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Path explores the unknown and mysterious world of the cult-like Meyerist Movement in upstate New York. At the center of the movement lies Eddie, a conflicted husband; Sarah, his devoted wife; and Cal, an ambitious leader. We follow each as they ...
Style: biblical, thought provoking, melancholic, psychological, spooky ...
Plot: religious sect, religion, faith, belief, identity crisis, social problems, social relations, relationship problems, religious faith, society, meaning of life, manipulation ...
Place: new york state
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God Friended Me (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A self-proclaimed "pesky atheist" is encouraged to help strangers by someone claiming to be God who friends him on Facebook.
Style: emotional, captivating, touching, spiritual, witty ...
Plot: atheist, religion, god, good deed, help, friends, facebook, belief in god, family relations, black man white woman relationship, faith, outside help ...
Time: 21st century
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Heavenly Bonds (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: An outward-looking pastor and his four sons of age 10 to 22 try to live their life in accordance with their Christian faith and in so doing face challenges for their faith.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: faith, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, church, preacher, community, teenage boy, grownups, gay, family problems, family relations, relationship problems ...
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Catching Hearts (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: "What happens when a bestselling atheist author Professor Mark Gavin loses his faith in atheism? This intense drama asks tough questions and explores why there is no such thing as coincidence."
Style: captivating, christian film, entertaining
Plot: faith, moral transformation, crisis of faith, religious conversion, atheist, religion, atheism, religious, change of heart, religious faith, lifestyle change, changing lives ...
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Yes, God, Yes (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alice, a young innocent Catholic girl, is tempted into masturbating after an AOL chat suddenly turns sexual, however is conflicted as the act would be considered a sin.
Style: sex comedy, christian film, teen sex comedy, thought provoking, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, catholic school, first sexual experience, teenage girl, christianity, female sexuality, sexual awakening, high school, premarital sex, masturbation, grownups, right and wrong ...
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