Spiritual journey movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant spiritual journey movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out thought provoking, realistic, serious, philosophical, spiritual and reflective films and TV shows about / with spiritual journey, friendship, storytelling, culture clash, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), journey, self discovery, brutality and murder plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, Argentina, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as spiritual journey: The Way (2010), The Holy Mountain (1973), About Schmidt (2002), Ramy (2019), Easy Rider (1969), Lucky (2017), Gerry (2002), Lost in Siberia (2012), The Man Who Would Be King (1975), Road to La Paz (2015).

List of spiritual journey movies

The Way (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When his son dies while hiking the famed Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route in the Pyrenees, Tom flies to France to claim the remains. Looking for insights into his estranged child’s life, he decides to complete the 500-mile mountain trek to ...
Style: poignant, touching, emotional, thought provoking, scenic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: travel, road trip, journey, self discovery, redemption, grief, death of son, survival, loneliness, life & death, destiny, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, france, california, europe
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The Holy Mountain (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A Mexican master leads a Christ figure and other disciples to a mountain of immortal wise men. The scandal of the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, writer/director Alejandro Jodorowsky's flood of sacrilegious imagery and existential symbolism in The ...
Style: psychedelic, surreal, disturbing, art house, mind bending ...
Plot: hermaphrodite, alchemist, enlightenment, female nudity, bird, mountain, male nudity, immortality, spiritual journey, topless woman, hippopotamus, gold ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, peru
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About Schmidt (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: 66-year-old Warren Schmidt is a retired insurance salesman and has no particular plans other than to drive around in the motor home his wife insisted they buy. He's not altogether bitter, but not happy either, as everything his wife does annoys ...
Style: road movie, sad, depressing, melancholic, meditative ...
Plot: road trip, on the road, family life, depression, parenthood, wedding, life philosophy, workplace, philosophy, changing lives, salesman, letter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nebraska, colorado, california, kansas, denver colorado
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Ramy (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ramy, the son of Egyptian immigrants, is on a spiritually conflicting journey in his New Jersey neighborhood, pulled between his Muslim community that thinks life is a constant test, his millennial friends who think life is full of endless ...
Style: humorous, touching, sitcom, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: dating, family relations, immigrants, society, introspection, culture clash, prejudice, philosophy, respect, friendship, racism, loner ...
Place: new jersey, egypt
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Easy Rider (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cross-country trip to sell drugs puts two hippie bikers on a collision course with small-town prejudices.
Style: road movie, psychedelic, avant garde, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: hippie, road trip, motorcycle, friendship, on the road, marijuana, biker, desert, hitchhiker, drugs, hallucination, self discovery ...
Time: year 1969, 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new orleans, california, usa, southern usa, arizona ...
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Lucky (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Follows the journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town. He finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self-exploration.
Style: thought provoking, philosophical, captivating, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: philosophy, elderly, aging, father son relationship, ex marine, friendship, doctor, loneliness, secret, guilt, small town, spirituality ...
Time: year 1968, future
Place: europe, the philippines, okinawa japan, kentucky
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Gerry (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two friends named Gerry become lost in the desert after taking a wrong turn. Their attempts to find their way home only lead them into further trouble.
Style: surreal, art house, melancholic, disturbing, enigmatic ...
Plot: desert, hiking, wilderness, survival, isolation, wandering, nature, lost, forces of nature, human nature, starvation, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: tokyo, usa, argentina
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Lost in Siberia (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany, Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Matthias Bleuel, a logistician of a german mail order company is send to Kemorovo in Siberia to teach some russian subsidiary company the german work flow system. But soon this land changes him and everything for him.
Style: realistic, humorous, captivating, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: culture clash, workplace situations, power relations, workplace, unlikely couple, fall in love, musician, translator, language barrier, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, shaman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: siberia, russia
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The Man Who Would Be King (1975)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A robust adventure about two British adventurers who take over primitive Kafiristan as "godlike" rulers, meeting a tragic end through their desire for a native girl. Based on a short story by Rudyard Kipling.
Style: epic, humorous, witty, cerebral, satanic ...
Plot: british empire, adventurer, freemason, british raj, imperialism, mercenary, soldier, execution, friendship, greed, con artists, gold ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: india, england, ancient greece, afghanistan, himalaya ...
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Road to La Paz (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sebastian is unemployed, finding pleasure only in his old Peugeot. He got married to his girlfriend Jazmin and having no income, he starts a job of a private ride service. One day, a regular customer, Jalil, an old Arab man suggests a long distance ...
Style: road movie, captivating, inter cultural, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: journey, car, dog, cultural difference, road trip, spiritual journey, culture, travel, cross cultural relations, hotel, robbery, old man ...
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The Shift (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: From the creators of You Can Heal Your Life: The Movie comes a compelling portrait of three modern lives in need of new direction and new meaning. In his first-ever movie, Wayne Dyer explores the spiritual journey in the second half of life when we ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, serious, realistic, spiritual ...
Plot: consciousness, enlightenment, cause and meaning, changing lives, career change, con artists, charlatan, dull life, hopes, self discovery, redemption, buddhism ...
Place: california
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Crooked Tongue (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Listen to my heart, not my tongue. Crooked Tongue highlights the journey of self-discovery of a young adult Hispanic stutterer, his trials and tribulations, his yearning to be able to speak freely, and the characters he meets along the way.
Style: spiritual
Plot: school, teacher, self discovery, disability, alcoholic, accident, native american, magic realism, spiritual journey, nature, latin, footprint ...
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The Drifter (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: road movie
Plot: surfing, nature, survival, sea, alternative lifestyle, spiritual journey, isolation, ocean, hitchhiker, surfer, beach, island ...
Place: bali
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The Trial of Billy Jack (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: After Billy Jack in sentenced to four years in prison for the "involuntary manslaughter" of the first film, the Freedom School expands and flourishes under the guidance of Jean Roberts. The utopian existence of the school is characterized ...
Style: political, suspense, rough, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: martial arts, hippie, native american, politics, heroes, school, strong violent content, injustice, journalism, rivalry, rebellion, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972, year 1970, year 1968
Place: new mexico, arizona, usa, vietnam
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Exiles (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Music
Country: France, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: One day Zano suggest a crazy idea to his companion Naïma: travel across France and Spain down to Algeria, where they might ultimately come to know the land their parents once had to flee.
Style: road movie, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: self discovery, homecoming, on the road, infidelity, exile, love and romance, hopes, couple relations, introspection, couples, dishonesty, social relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, morocco, spain, france, africa ...
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Au Hasard Balthazar (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of a mistreated donkey and the people around him. A study on saintliness and a sister piece to Bresson's Mouchette.
Style: art house, thought provoking, depressing, philosophical, cerebral ...
Plot: existentialism, friendship, redemption, animals, death, destiny, depression, sacrifice, catastrophe, life philosophy, character study, runaway ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, tokyo, europe
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Maangamizi: The Ancient One (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tanzania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An American woman doctor comes to Tanzania to work at a hospital for the mentally disturbed, with her Tanzanian lover. There, she meets a sometimes catatonic patient, Samahe, who seems to be in communication with another reality. In their ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, allegory
Plot: mental institution, doctors and patients, hopes, mental illness, nursing, second chance, new beginning, african american, faith, friendship, secret past, craziness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, tanzania
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A Field in England (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the Civil War in 17th-Century England, a small group of deserters flee from a raging battle through an overgrown field. They are captured by an alchemist, who forces the group to aid him in his search to find a hidden treasure that he ...
Style: surreal, tense, stylized, atmospheric, art house ...
Plot: hallucination, psychedelia, chaos, on the run, captivity, group of strangers, human nature, wilderness, poisoning, military, ghost, deserter ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england
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