Mormon movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mormon movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, touching, emotional and humorous films and TV shows about / with mormon, latter day saints, religion, religions or cults, society, family relations, redemption, christian, church and missionary plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, Italy, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mormon: The Best Two Years (2004), Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs (2014), Big Love (2006), Legacy (1993), The Singles Ward (2002), The R.M. (2003), The Other Side of Heaven (2001), 17 Miracles (2011), The Testaments (2000), States of Grace (2005).

List of mormon movies

The Best Two Years (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two pairs of Mormon missionaries from America live in a beaten-up apartment in the Dutch city of Haarlem. Their personalities are distinctly different. Elder Johnson is the District Leader and oversees their efforts. His companion, the vain Elder ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: mormon, missionary, society, clergy, religions or cults, mission, social problems, apostle, relationships, faith, life philosophy, relationship problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, netherlands, europe
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The Book of Mormon Movie, Volume 1: The Journey (2003)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of Lehi and his wife Sariah and their four sons: Laman, Lemuel, Sam, and Nephi. Lehi leaves Jerusalem because he prophesied unto the people concerning the destruction of Jerusalem, and they sought his life. He journeys into the wilderness ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, sincere
Plot: mormon, father son relationship, sibling rivalry, prophet, faith, travel, religion, wilderness, exile, desert, dream, journey ...
Place: jerusalem
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Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cult leader Warren Jeffs rises to power in the polygamist Mormon sect once headed by his late father, but some of his wives fight back to bring him to justice. Based on a true story.
Style: rough, thought provoking, factual, serious
Plot: mormon, forced sex, prison, true crime, isolated community, sex scandal, religious fanatic, sexualized violence, sexual abuse, religions or cults, scandal, rapist ...
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 7.6
 22K
Big Love (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Bill Henrickson and his life in suburban Salt Lake City, balancing the needs of his three wives -- Barb, Nicki and Margene-- their seven kids, three new houses and the opening of his newest hardware store. When disturbing news arrives ...
Style: entertaining, light, melancholic, social, epic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: polygamy, mormon, marriage, double life, husband wife relationship, eccentric family, society, family relations, couples, working class, sister sister relationship, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
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The Work and the Glory II: American Zion (2005)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "The Work and The Glory: American Zion" sets the story of the fictional Steed family against the historically factual backdrop of the Mormon people's move into the West. Divided by their diverse reactions to a nascent ideology, the ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, captivating
Plot: mormon, culture clash, religious, redemption, discrimination, hopes, society, religious leader, religious differences, husband wife relationship, estrangement, settler ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: new york state, missouri, usa, ohio
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 7.1
 500
Legacy (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A portrayal of the early Latter-day Saints' joys, sacrifices, hopes, and trials; their epic journey to the Salt Lake Valley; and their legacy of faith in Jesus Christ.
Plot: mormon, pioneer, loss of brother, wagon train, love triangle, female protagonist, religious persecution, hardship, latter day saints, van, husband wife relationship, mob violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s
Place: ohio, missouri, illinois, new york state, new york
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The Singles Ward (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Jonathan Jordan gets divorced he's thrust back into the world of being a single Mormon - a world who's ultimate goal is eternal marriage. Struggling to fit in, Jonathan decides to stop going to church only to be pursued by the members ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: mormon, church, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, family relations, couples, religions or cults, divorce, male female relationship, love affair, love story ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: salt lake city utah, utah
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 6.0
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The R.M. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jared Phelps (Kirby Heyborne) has completed two years of full-time missionary service for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. His mission president has promised him that he will be blessed for his service, and he thinks he has it all ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, intense, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: missionary, mormon, family relations, couples, lifestyle, innocence lost, down on your luck, police, bad luck, cinema, job seeking, airport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, usa
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The Other Side of Heaven (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: John H. Groberg, a middle class kid from Idaho Falls, crosses the Pacific to become a Mormon missionary in the remote and exotic Tongan island kingdom during the 1950's. He leaves behind a loving family and the true love of his life, Jean. ...
Style: touching, inspirational, uplifting, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: missionary, human spirit, adventure, mormon, life philosophy, friendship, true love, fish out of water, christianity, love and romance, hopes, natural disaster ...
Time: 50s, future, 20th century
Place: idaho, hawaii, usa
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 6.1
 2K
17 Miracles (2011)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: As part of the Willie Handcart Company, Levi Savage (Jasen Wade) feared that leaving late in the season would lead to despair and death. What he came to find out is that for every tragedy, there is a multitude of miracles. Based on unbelievable ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful, biblical ...
Plot: miraculous event, mormon, hardship, destiny, religions or cults, society, adventure, hopes, immigrants, journey, hunger, emigration ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
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 7.8
 839
The Testaments (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: This film depict events from the Life and ministry of Jesus Christ as recorded in the New Testament and the Book of Mormon. The story culminates with a portrayal of the Ressurected Savior's visit to the ancient Americas as seen through the eyes ...
Style: 70mm film
Plot: mormon, christian, native american, faith, father son relationship, new world, miraculous event, ancient civilization, temple, religion, preacher, bible ...
Time: 1st century
Place: america
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States of Grace (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drive-by shooting in Venice, California, changes the lives of five people forever. States of Grace tells the story of a homeless street preacher, Louis, a gang banger, Carl, an aspiring actress, Holly, and two young missionaries, Lozano and ...
Style: christian film, uplifting, touching, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: faith, redemption, mormon, missionary, going straight, culture clash, human spirit, hopes, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, society, gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, utah, venice, europe, usa ...
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Shot in the Heart (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: AND YOU'RE TO BLAME! Honey, you give love a bad name. (The story of a man coming to terms with the sins and secrets of his notorious brother and, in the process, exploring the legacy of violence in his own family.)
Style: disturbing, tense, realistic, suspenseful, talky ...
Plot: mormon, murder, death row, tragic hero, courtroom drama, dysfunctional family, prison, prison life, parents and children, legal, confined, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: utah, usa
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Joseph Smith: The Prophet of the Restoration (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A film that focuses on some of the events during the life of Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, which was both filmed and distributed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, biblical
Plot: prophet, latter day saints, religious persecution, religion, mormon, religious faith, family problems, male female relationship, social problems, church, faith, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1830s, 1820s
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Suits on the Loose (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suits on the Loose is the story of two rebellious teens, Justin and Ty, and their breakout from a desert survival camp. When two naive Mormon missionaries, Elder Talbot and Elder Johnson, run into a restroom at a remote rest stop, Justin steals ...
Style: feel good, funny, entertaining, satirical, captivating ...
Plot: missionary, mormon, pretending to be someone else, pretense, deception, silly humor, humour, teenage life, stealing a car, youth, teenager, satire ...
Place: mojave desert
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The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided (2006)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Joshua Steed returns to Missouri a wealthy man with a beautiful wife; however, the past has a way of catching up. Soon Joshua is tangled in a web of rumors, deception and betrayal that threatens to tear his family apart. Back in Kirtland, financial ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, uplifting
Plot: mormon, leadership, family in danger, hopes, rivalry, intrigue, society, dishonesty, bankruptcy, religions or cults, redemption, religious ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, usa, ohio
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Pride and Prejudice (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice: A Latter-Day Comedy is a 2003 independent film adaptation/updating of Jane Austen's novel, set in modern-day Provo, Utah, at Brigham Young University. The characters are Latter-day Saints (LDS).
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: college, wooing, mormon, unlikely couple, fall in love, romance, couple relations, college life, love triangle, looking for love, friendship, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: utah, usa, las vegas, england
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Ephraim's Rescue (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: From T.C. Christensen, director of the sensational pioneer film, 17 Miracles, comes the heroic true story of a simple man who was called to do the work of angels. Ephraim’s Rescue relates the story of Ephraim Hanks: a rescuer of the Martin ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, captivating
Plot: religious conversion, rescue, mormon, leadership, idealism, human spirit, heroic mission, optimism, escapades, society, hopes, destiny ...
Time: 18th century, 1850s, 19th century
Place: salt lake city utah, utah, usa, ohio
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Brigham City (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wes Clayton is a lawman and a bishop in a Mormon community called Brigham. The town is shaken when a woman from California is found murdered. Clayton and his young deputy work with an FBI agent sent to investigate. As a civil and spiritual leader in ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, enigmatic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, mystery, crimes, murder investigation, investigation, sheriff, murder mystery, mormon, law enforcement, human nature ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: utah, california, usa
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Joseph Smith: Plates of Gold (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In 1827, Joseph Smith, Jr. was only 21 years old when he received a prophetic calling to translate ancient scriptures that would soon be published as The Book of Mormon. Less than three years later, he founded The Church of Jesus Christ of ...
Plot: mormon, latter day saints, religion
Time: 19th century, 1820s
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 5.8
 397
Sons of Provo (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will, Kirby, and Danny are the hottest new sensation in Mormon pop music! Will is an aerobics instructor, Danny is a student of eastern philosophy, and Kirby is a scrapbooking specialist. Together, they make up the band "Everclean" and ...
Plot: mormon, fictional band, boy band, latter day saints, recording studio, garage band
Place: utah
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The Work and the Glory (2004)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Benjamin Steed and Mary Ann Steed relocate their family to upstate New York in the early 1800's, they unwittingly settle in a town divided along religious lines. After their new hired help turns out to be at the center of the uproar, each ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating, christian film ...
Plot: faith, sibling rivalry, introspection, moral dilemma, society, family problems, love triangle, redemption, family life, love affair, religious, mormon ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1820s
Place: new york state, usa, new york, vermont
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Saints and Soldiers (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five American soldiers fighting in Europe during World War II struggle to return to Allied territory after being separated from U.S. forces during the historic Malmedy Massacre.
Style: intense, rough, emotional, touching, epic ...
Plot: pow, world war two, soldier, military, battles, behind enemy lines, war, survival, winter, friendship, allies, heroic mission ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: belgium, germany, berlin germany, poland, europe ...
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Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: gay, coming out, first gay sexual experience, homosexuality, gay love, sex, depression, lgbt, homosexual, opposites attract, relationships, gay lead character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, new jersey, idaho, usa, new york ...
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 6.2
 1K
God's Army (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Life as a Mormon missionary isn't what 19-year-old Brandon Allen expected: so many rules and so few successes. Los Angeles is as unrepentant as Sodom and Gomorrah. He's forced to share a small apartment with five young prank-loving ...
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: youth, life is a bitch, couples, working class, terminal illness, self discovery, redemption, tragic hero, coming of age, hopes, family relations, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Baptists at Our Barbecue (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: "Baptists at Our Barbecue" is the comedic story of the small town of Longwinded, USA, a divided, feuding town of 262 Mormons and 262 Baptists. It's also a love story, about one man who will try anything to end the ridiculous feud, ...
Style: thought provoking, semi serious, realistic, humorous, contemplative ...
Plot: small town, feud, love affair, love and romance, family relations, religions or cults, church, couples, americana, culture clash, adoption, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah
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Messenger of Death (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wifes and children of the Mormon Orville Beecham become victims of a massacre in his own house. The police believes the crime had a religious motive. Orville doesn't give any comment on the case, is taken into protective custody. Journalist ...
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mormon, murder of family, serial killer, investigative reporter, newspaper reporter, revenge, murder, righting the wronged, tough heroes, investigation, protagonist as suspect, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
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They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: buddy comedy, parody, funny, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, gunslinger, identity theft, small town, farce, drifter, farmer, false identity, gang, brother, sheriff, mormon ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tokyo, california, canada, texas, yuma arizona ...
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Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of American GIs work their way through war-torn France during the final days of the Second World War.
Style: realistic, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, battles, military, heroes, american soldier, mormon, friendship, pow, courage, brutality, violence ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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September Dawn (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A story set against the Mountain Meadows Massacre, the film is based upon the tragedy which occurred in Utah in 1857. A group of settlers, traveling on wagons, was murdered by the native Mormons. All together, about 140 souls of men, women and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: conspiracy, murder, dishonesty, old west, americana, fall in love, vengeance, religions or cults, romance, terrorism, crimes, young lovers ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1840s, 1870s
Place: utah, salt lake city utah, arkansas, usa
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