Faith movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant faith movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, biblical, suspense and dramatic films and TV shows about / with faith, religion, christian, dialogue, redemption, mentor, storytelling, catastrophe, christianity and religions or cults plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
faith movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as faith: Creation (2009), Risen (2016), Courageous (2011), Traitor (2008), The Polar Express (2004), Fireproof (2008), The Book of Eli (2010), Higher Ground (2011), Of Gods and Men (2010), The Confession (1999).

List of faith movies

Creation (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A psychological, heart-wrenching love story that provides a unique and inside look at Charles Darwin. Torn between faith and science, he struggles to finish his legendary book "On the Origin of the Species," which goes on to become the ...
Style: emotional, psychological, serious, thought provoking, sincere ...
Plot: evolution, faith, loss of daughter, haunted by the past, village, family life, family relations, relationship vs career, death in the family, love and romance, life is a bitch, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s, 1800s
Place: england, europe
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Risen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in ...
Style: enigmatic, atmospheric, tense, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christianity, apostle, faith, resurrection, messiah, investigation, religious, interrogation, race against time, betrayal, desert, chase ...
Time: 1st century
Place: jerusalem, latin america, egypt, spain, antarctica
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Courageous (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As law enforcement officers, Adam Mitchell, Nathan Hayes, and their partners are confident and focused. They willingly stand up to the worst the streets have to offer. Yet at the end of the day, they face a challenge that none of them are truly ...
Style: uplifting, emotional, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: faith, law enforcement, human spirit, hopes, destiny, self discovery, friendship, parents and children, family life, family values, father, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
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Traitor (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When straight arrow FBI agent Roy Clayton heads up the investigation into a dangerous international conspiracy, all clues seem to lead back to former U.S. Special Operations officer, Samir Horn.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, fbi, faith, undercover, traitor, spy, prison, working undercover, bomb, suicide bomber, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978
Place: sudan, chicago illinois, nova scotia, marseille, washington d.c. ...
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The Polar Express (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.
Style: feel good, stylized, touching, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: christmas, adventure, belief, faith, santa claus, train ride, holiday, self discovery, young heroes, snow, north pole, magic ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
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Fireproof (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Albany, the marriage of Caleb and Catherine Holt is in crisis and they decide to divorce. However, Caleb's father, John, proposes that his son delays their separation process for forty days and follow a procedure called "The Love ...
Style: uplifting, emotional, serious, inspirational, touching ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, date night, kids
Plot: christian, self discovery, firefighter, introspection, marriage, couple relations, dysfunctional marriage, couples, crumbling marriage, firemen, faith, religious conversion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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The Book of Eli (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
Style: futuristic, rough, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, post apocalyptic, warrior, chaos, brutality, lone wolves, post apocalypse, danger, future dystopia, tough heroes, christianity ...
Time: future, 2040s
Place: usa, san francisco
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Higher Ground (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Vera Farmiga's directorial debut, HIGHER GROUND, depicts the landscape of a tight-knit spiritual community thrown off-kilter when one of their own begins to question her faith. Inspired by screenwriter Carolyn S. Briggs' memoir This Dark ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: faith, evangelical christianity, self discovery, hopes, human spirit, life is a bitch, redemption, society, religions or cults, teenage girl, sister sister relationship, christian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s
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Of Gods and Men (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: French drama based on the 1996 kidnapping and killing of seven monks in Algeria. A group of Trappist monks reside in the monastery of Tibhirine in Algeria, where they live in harmony with the largely muslim population. When a bloody conflict between ...
Style: sincere, captivating, thought provoking, meditative, realistic ...
Plot: monk, clergy, terrorism, monastery, faith, hostage, execution, muslim, peace, evacuation, political unrest, massacre ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1996, 1990s
Place: algeria, palestine, france
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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, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: faith, courtroom, prayer, death in the family, hotshot lawyer, redemption, murder, legal, law enforcement, dishonesty, courtroom drama, moral dilemma ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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The Antichrist (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An Italian nobleman seeks help after his paralyzed daughter becomes possessed by the spirit of a malevolent ancestress.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense, scary
Plot: reincarnation, paralysis, inquisition, past, faith, adultery, ghost, losing-it hero, supernatural, deadly, danger, afterlife ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
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The Healer (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Spain, USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film follows a man with an unwanted gift for healing who meets a teenager with cancer who helps him to find himself.
Style: feel good, sentimental, captivating, sincere, light ...
Plot: faith, love, healing, intergenerational friendship, magic, legacy, girl, help, personal growth, falling in love, pick up, uncle ...
Place: canada
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Cutback (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: High School senior Luke Harris (Justin Schwan) dreams of just one thing... pro surfing. With his best friend Casey (Angel Cruz) at his side, they have two goals: surf and party! But Luke's Mom (Raquel Gardner) and especially Dad (Greg Carlson) ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, surfing, youth, teenager, christian
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The Rapture (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lonely telephone operator leading an empty, amoral life finds God — only to have her faith continually tested in ways beyond what she could have imagined.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, thought provoking, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, murder, religious conversion, faith, religions or cults, family relations, family problems, religion and supernatural, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, hitchhiker ...
Time: 90s
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A Mighty Heart (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on Mariane Pearl's account of the terrifying and unforgettable story of her husband, Wall Street Journal reporter Danny Pearl's life and death.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, suspenseful, factual ...
Plot: murder, loss of spouse, investigation, politics, friendship, faith, kidnapping, journalism, execution, muslim, fbi, new love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1990s
Place: pakistan, middle east, manhattan new york city, israel, afghanistan
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Evan Almighty (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: God contacts Congressman Evan Baxter and tells him to build an ark in preparation for a great flood.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: noah's ark, workaholic, against the odds, prophecy, miraculous event, danger, family relations, disorder, save the day, flood, faith, god ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c.
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End of Days (1999)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On December 28th, 1999, the citizens of New York City are getting ready for the turn of the millennium. However, the Devil decides to crash the party by coming to the city, inhabiting a man's body, and searching for his chosen bride, a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: devil, good versus evil, apocalypse, supernatural, danger, heroic mission, new year's eve, faith, deal with the devil, temptation, christianity, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1979, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city
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The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Poland, Slovenia, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: One year after their incredible adventures in the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Peter, Edmund, Lucy and Susan Pevensie return to Narnia to aid a young prince whose life has been threatened by the evil King Miraz. Now, with the help of a colorful ...
Style: feel good, exciting, serious, epic, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, prince, good versus evil, parallel world, witch, queen, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, deception, adventure, fantasy world, army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s
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Children of Men (2006)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where her child's birth may help scientists save the future of humankind.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, futuristic, captivating, rough ...
Plot: future dystopia, chaos, apocalypse, heroic mission, survival, redemption, birth, mission, protest, dying, faith, human existence ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: europe, england, london, seattle washington, poland
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2012 Doomsday (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On December 21, 2012 four strangers on a journey of faith are drawn to an ancient temple in the heart of Mexico. For the Mayans it is the last recorded day. For NASA scientists it is a cataclysmic polar shift. For the rest of us, it is Doomsday.
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: apocalypse, faith, adventure, forces of nature, race against time, save the world, chaos, heroic mission, danger, heroes, chases and races, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, california
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The Path (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspense, thought provoking, melancholic
Plot: faith, cult, identity crisis, meaning of life, manipulation, deception, worship, shrine, religion, religious cult, sect, belief
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Heaven Is for Real (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Heaven is for Real recounts the true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Four-year-old Colton shares the details of his amazing journey ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: afterlife, christianity, family, faith, religions or cults, parents and children, small town, miraculous event, child illness, supernatural, family relations, clergy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, usa, lithuania
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Stigmata (1999)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
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, psychological, scary, bleak, biblical ...
Plot: vatican, religion, miraculous event, danger, supernatural, hopes, woman in danger, faith, moral dilemma, mission from god, investigation, demons ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, rome italy, brazil
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A Gift of Miracles (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A pragmatic PhD candidate must let go of her logic when she finds a list of items to give away written by the late mother she never knew. With the encouragement of her enthusiastic new mentor, she attempts to return everything on the list and begins ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, enigmatic, disturbing
Plot: female scientist, faith, parent child relationship, scientist, female protagonist, mystery, family secrets, secret past, science, father daughter relationship
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Saving Grace (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Saving Grace is an American television crime drama series which premiered on TNT on July 23, 2007 and ran until June 21, 2010. The show stars Academy Award-winner Holly Hunter in her first television series, as well as Leon Rippy, Kenny Johnson, ...
Style: serious, captivating, emotional, sincere
Plot: police detective, redemption, religions or cults, crimes, angel, police investigation, second chance, faith, forensics, accident, self destructing, sexual activity ...
Time: 20th century, contemporary
Place: oklahoma, 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: serious, sincere, atmospheric, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: muslim, conservative, islam, fall in love, solitary, family relations, religions or cults, politics, new job, society, prayer, faith ...
Time: contemporary
Place: istanbul turkey
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The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship. Based on the novel by Paul Gallico.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: ship, adventure, cruise, survival, race against time, hysteria, passenger, underwater, forces of nature, faith, dedication event, group of strangers ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mediterranean sea, atlantic ocean
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Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 382 min.
Story: Passion, beauty, and brilliant storytelling are all on display in this six-hour-plus epic from Italian director Franco Zeffirelli. Robert Powell is superb in the title role, and with the overwhelming success of this TV movie throughout the world, ...
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, based on the bible, biblical ...
Plot: christianity, roman empire, resurrection, self sacrifice, jesus christ, faith, back from the dead, betrayal, execution, rabbi, ancient rome, last supper ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
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Karol: A Man Who Became Pope (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Poland, Italy
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The life of the pope John-Paul II, from his youth as a writer, actor, and athlete in war-torn occupied Poland to his election as Pope at the age of 58.
Style: realistic, serious, factual, christian film, psychological ...
Plot: clergy, bishop, politics, heroes, follow your dream, human spirit, faith, priest, christian, catholic church, religion, catholic ...
Place: poland, europe
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First Reformed (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A pastor of a small church in upstate New York starts to spiral out of control after a soul-shaking encounter with an unstable environmental activist and his pregnant wife.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: church, minister, priest, pastor, environment, climate change, environmentalism, faith, reverend, corruption, religion, church choir ...
Place: new york
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