Cardinal movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cardinal movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, stylized, captivating, suspense and clever films and TV shows about / with cardinal the priest, priest, religion, murder, pope, catholic, church, betrayal, female nudity and death plots mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cardinal: The Black Book (2018), The Two Popes (2019), The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968), Spotlight (2015), The Underage Girl (1974), Wide Awake (1998), Mary, Queen of Scots (1971), The Godfather Part III (1990), The Libertine (2000), The Beast (1975).

List of cardinal movies

 5.4
 196
The Black Book (2018)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of the adventures, in the twilight of the eighteenth century, of a singular couple formed by a little orphan with mysterious origins and his young Italian nurse of a similarly uncertain birth. They lead us in their wake, from Rome to ...
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, boat, grave, cardinal the priest, sea, card playing, french revolution, poisoned, female nudity, cemetery, horse, male nudity ...
Time: 18th century
Place: lisbon portugal, vatican, versailles, london, paris france ...
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 7.6
 124K
The Two Popes (2019)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Explores the relationship and opposing visions between two of the most powerful leaders in the Catholic Church, both of whom must address their own pasts and the demands of the modern world in order to move the church forward.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, humorous, cerebral, motivational ...
Plot: religion, catholic church, catholic, catholic priest, pope, dark humor, priest, guilt, forgiveness, confession, catholicism, cardinal the priest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vatican, rome italy, italy, argentina, buenos aires argentina
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The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Metropolitan Archbishop Lakota of L'viv, freed after twenty years in the Soviet Gulag, travels to Rome where circumstances conspire to see him elevated to the Papacy. Inspired by the life story of Ukrainian Catholic Cardinal Josyf Slipyj,
Style: serious, realistic, tense, epic, retro
Plot: pope, catholic church, politics, society, state affairs, catholicism, leadership, clergy, rebellion, rebelliousness, political unrest, revolution ...
Time: 60s
Place: vatican, ussr, europe, china, asia ...
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 8.1
 470K
Spotlight (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys. Led by editor Walter "Robby" Robinson, reporters ...
Style: factual, thought provoking, suspense, psychological, emotional ...
Plot: journalism, lawyer, investigation, investigative journalism, sexual abuse, conspiracy, newspaper, catholicism, child abuse, cover up, journalist, expose ...
Time: year 2001, 70s, 2000s, 20th century, year 2002 ...
Place: boston, massachusetts, new england, florida
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The Underage Girl (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Suffocated from the strict atmosphere of her high school, Valeria has been experiencing erotic dreams with sadistic motorcyclist rapists, a doctor who decides more than an exam is in order and a torturous priest whipping her in pure delight. After ...
Style: erotic, sexy
Plot: nun, topless woman, male nudity, sex, rape, nubile girl, voyeurism, porn, coming of age, misandry, teenage girl, medical examination ...
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 5.9
 4K
Wide Awake (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A feel-good comedy about the laughter, excitement and fun that come with being a kid! Joshua is a thoughtful 10-year-old looking for some simple answers to life's eternal questions. The problem is that no one - including his concerned parents ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, emotional, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, school, self discovery, boys' school, religion, existentialism, life philosophy, death in the family, society, teenage life, human spirit, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: philadelphia, usa, rome italy, vatican
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Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds (2021)
Genre: Animation, Family, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: France, 17th century, under the reign of Louis XIII. Dogtanian is an impetuous and innocent peasant from Gascony, as well as a skilled swordsman, who travels to Paris with the purpose of making his dream come true: to join the Corps of Muskehounds ...
Plot: cartoon dog, dog, storm, treason, conspiracy, spy, friendship, love story, coup d'etat, love, anthropomorphic dog, courage ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, france, paris france
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Goodnight, Ladies and Gentlemen (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An episodic satire of the political and social status of Italy in the seventies, through the shows of one day of a television channel. An English language lesson turns into a killing of a black dignitary of an embassy by a CIA agent and then into ...
Style: surreal, parody, anthology
Plot: television, politician, corruption, female nudity, police, tv show, peeping tom, bribery, ship, boat, virus, suicide ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, vatican, rome italy, naples italy
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Mary, Queen of Scots (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Mary Stuart, who was named Queen of Scotland when she was only six days old, is the last Roman Catholic ruler of Scotland. She is imprisoned at he age of 23 by her cousin Elizabeth Tudor, the English Queen and her arch adversary. Nineteen years ...
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, serious
Plot: royalty, queen elizabeth i, tudors, royal family, queen, catholic, execution, ancient, spy, british royal family, british history, british monarchy ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe, france, britain
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The Godfather Part III (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the midst of trying to legitimize his business dealings in 1979 New York and Italy, aging mafia don, Michael Corleone seeks forgiveness for his sins while taking a young protege under his wing.
Style: epic, visually appealing, stylized, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, gangsters, organized crime, revenge, murder, violence, guilt, crimes, assassination, father son relationship, catholic church, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 60s, 20th century, year 1980 ...
Place: new york, italy, palermo italy, sicily, atlantic city new jersey ...
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The Libertine (2000)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: French philosopher Denis Diderot produces the first encyclopedia while indulging in 18th-century decadence.
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: writer's life, fighting the system, against the rules, rebelliousness, rebellion, enlightenment, clergy, society, couple relations, idealism, religions or cults, lust ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: france, europe
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 5.7
 5K
The Beast (1975)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The head of a failing French family thinks that fate has smiled down on him when the daughter of a wealthy man agrees to be married to his son. The daughter and her aunt then travel out to the French countryside to meet with the family, unaware that ...
Style: disturbing, serious, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: werewolf, surrealism, forest, bestiality, monster, rape, beast, erotica, pregnancy, masturbation, dying during sex, taboo sex ...
Time: 18th century
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 5.3
 2K
Holy Goalie (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young priest coaches a team of uncoordinated monks in order to win a soccer tournament and save their monastery from being turned into a hotel.
Style: light, entertaining, humorous, funny, semi serious ...
Plot: religion, soccer, monk, priest, soccer match, playing football, football team, football, football player, soccer fan, sport competition, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vatican, spain, rome italy
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 6.7
 295K
Angels & Demons (2009)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon investigates a mysterious symbol seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. He discovers evidence of the unimaginable, the rebirth of an ancient secret brotherhood known as the Illuminati, the most powerful ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, intellectual, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: conspiracy, twists and turns, illuminati, investigation, murder, riddles and clues, religions or cults, professor, catholicism, expert, ancient, religion ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, vatican, italy, europe, geneva switzerland ...
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 7.8
 22K
The Musketeers (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 17th century Paris, musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan are members of an elite band of soldiers who fight for what is just. They are heroes in the truest and most abiding sense – men that can be trusted and believed in to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspense, epic ...
Plot: musketeer, adventure, heroic mission, swords and armor, state affairs, sword fight, king, partners, escapades, good versus evil, medieval, swordsman ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
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The Conspiracy of Torture (1969)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In 1599 Italy, Beatrice Cenci is the teenage daughter of the crazed landowner and nobleman Francesco Cenci whom he keeps his daughter locked up in the dungeon of his castle and sexually abuses her as well. Beatrice then plots with her stepmother, ...
Style: slasher
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: murder, castle, ancient, fetish, sexploitation, serial killer, pope, torture, incest, rape, revenge, flashback ...
Time: 16th century
Place: italy
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 4.9
 2K
Darlin' (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Found at a Catholic hospital filthy and ferocious, feral teenager Darlin’ is whisked off to a care home run by The Bishop and his obedient nuns, where she’s to be rehabilitated into a "good girl" as an example of the miraculous work of ...
Style: bloody, suspense, scary, suspenseful, wild
Plot: beast, wilderness, religion, hospital, catholic, nurse, brutality, rite, violence, cannibal, murder, pregnancy ...
Time: 2010s
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The Vatican Tapes (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a highly secured vault deep within the walls of Vatican City, the Catholic Church holds thousands of old films and video footage documenting exorcisms/supposed exorcisms and other unexplained religious phenomena they feel the world is not ready ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: demonic possession, exorcism, supernatural horror, curses spells and rituals, antichrist, supernatural, priest, religions or cults, clergy, found footage, evil, psychological torment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vatican, italy, rome italy
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 5.3
 75K
Robin Hood (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, fairy tale, scenic ...
Plot: robin hood, medieval, archer, bow and arrow, heroes, archery, thief, sheriff, chase, conspiracy, friendship, robbery ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, arabia
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Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.
Style: talky, sexy, breathtaking, clever, witty ...
Plot: british history, british monarchy, royalty, royal family, british royal family, renaissance, betrayal, romance, politics, tudors, king, divorce ...
Time: 16th century, 60s, 1930s, 18th century, middle ages
Place: england, scotland, london, europe, britain
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 6.1
 2K
The Borgia (2006)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A portrait of the bloody dynasty that spawned a pope, Alexander VI, as well as the role model for Machiavelli's "The Prince," his son Cesare Borgia, and a legend of femme duplicity, daughter Lucrezia Borgia.
Style: captivating, realistic, disturbing, serious
Plot: leadership, state affairs, rivalry, society, dishonesty, betrayal, downfall, uninhibited rivalry, royal family, ambition, political unrest, religions or cults ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: rome italy, italy
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 8.3
 2K
Isabel (2011)
Genre: Biography, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: Charting the life of Isabella I of Castile, one of the most important women in Spain’s history, Isabel follows her passionate story from childhood to being crowned Queen. From her political struggles within King Henry IV's court to her ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized, romantic ...
Plot: queen, royal family, royalty, spanish history, unfaithful husband, conquering, historical figure, aristocracy, throne, heir, rise to the top, religions or cults ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: spain, portugal, europe
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 4.7
 15K
The Musketeer (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Peter Hyams's adaptation of the famous Alexander Dumas story The Three Musketeers, the young D'Artagnan seeks to join the legendary musketeer brigade and avenge his father's death - but he finds that the musketeers have been ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: musketeer, adventure, betrayal, vengeance, swordsman, medieval, rescue, conspiracy, heroic mission, righting the wronged, sword fight, haunted by the past ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: paris france, hong kong, france, europe
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 7.4
 183
The Borgias (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Historical story of the ruthless Rodrigo Borgia a man who intends to become Pope and who will not let anything stand in his way.
Plot: ancient, medieval, leonardo da vinci, historical event, renaissance, religion, family relations, cardinal the priest, brother sister relationship, murder, priest, pope ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: rome italy, italy
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Truth is in Heaven (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1983 an English journalist travels to Italy to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a young vatican girl.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating
Plot: kidnapping, journalist, investigative reporter, investigative journalism, mystery, crime investigation, private investigation, disappearance, investigation, mysterious disappearance, crimes, reporter ...
Place: vatican
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Medici: Masters of Florence (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, realistic, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: renaissance, wealth, aristocracy, european history, politics, bank, political unrest, rise to power, betrayal, secret, ambition, medieval ...
Time: 15th century, future
Place: florence, venice, tuscany, italy
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Highlander: The Source (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world is falling into chaos. As he roams a crumbling city, Duncan MacLeod, the Highlander, remembers happier times before the love of his life left... Hopeless and alone, MacLeod finds his way to a band of immortal companions, including his ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, serious, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tragic hero, race against time, good versus evil, supernatural, revenge, murder, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, supernatural ability, obsessive quest, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s
Place: eastern europe, california, paris france, rome italy
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 6.7
 14K
We Have a Pope (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The newly elected Pope suffers a panic attack just as he is about to greet the faithful who have gathered to see him. His advisors, unable to convince him he is the right man for the job, call on a renowned therapist who also happens to be an ...
Style: psychological, realistic, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: cardinal the priest, identity crisis, human nature, religion, self discovery, introspection, self involved, self fulfillment, lifestyle, society, pope, catholic church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vatican, rome italy, europe, italy
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 7.3
 362K
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, dark, scary, dark fantasy, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: supernatural, witch, ghost, investigation, mystery, murder, small town, legends and myths, goth, horseman, mysterious character, uncover truth ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, georgian era, 19th century, victorian era ...
Place: new york, new york state
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