Religious conversion movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant religious conversion movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, captivating, christian film, touching and emotional films and TV shows about / with religious conversion, religion, christianity, christian, society, prayer, faith, husband wife relationship, family relations and hopes plots mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as religious conversion: Fireproof (2008), The Rapture (1991), Ephraim's Rescue (2013), Saving God (2008), Jinn (2018), Unidentified (2006), Cosmic Sex (2015), I'm in Love with a Church Girl (2013), Faith of Our Fathers (2015), W. (2008).

List of religious conversion movies

 6.6
 21K
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, inspirational, emotional, christian film, serious ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, date night, girls' night, kids
Plot: marriage, christian, self discovery, firefighter, husband wife relationship, couple relations, love and romance, marital problem, couples, faith, family relations, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
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 6.2
 5K
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: thought provoking, disturbing, mind bending, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, group sex, murder, religious conversion, faith, religions or cults, family problems, family relations, religion and supernatural, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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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: captivating, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: rescue, religious conversion, mormon, faith, heroic mission, idealism, human spirit, leadership, optimism, destiny, society, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 18th century
Place: utah, ohio, usa, salt lake city utah
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 5.7
 781
Saving God (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ex Con Armstrong Cane (Ving Rhames) returns to home a changed man looking to take over his father's old church and congregation. The neighborhood though is full of drugs and gangs. Those who are able are leaving for more prosperous areas and ...
Style: christian film, realistic, serious, tense, touching
Plot: church, parole, mother daughter relationship, religious conversion, drug abuse, addiction, juvenile delinquency, clergy, prison life, starting over, hopes, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.8
 306
Jinn (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Summer is a carefree teenage girl whose world is turned upside down when her mother abruptly converts to Islam and becomes a different person. At first resistant to the faith, she begins to reevaluate her identity after becoming attracted to a ...
Style: psychological, captivating, contemplative, tense, unusual plot structure
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, islam, teenager, religious conversion, desire, mother, daughter, woman, family relations, religious faith, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 3.5
 601
Unidentified (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two reporters working for the same magazine are sent to Texas to investigate a string of UFO sightings. As they investigate two distinct theories begin to develop. Both reporters are driven to prove their own theory, but in the end only one can be ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspense, captivating, uplifting ...
Plot: ufo, alien encounter, investigation, supernatural, journalism, society, hopes, religions or cults, redemption, religious conversion, small town, christian propaganda ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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 4.0
 657
Cosmic Sex (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cosmic Sex is a 2014 art-house Independent Bengali Film written and directed by Amitabh Chakraborty and produced by Putul Mahmood. The film deals with the connection between Sex and Spirituality.Cosmic Sex is the story of a young man Kripa who is on ...
Plot: older woman younger man sex, religious conversion, incestuous overtones, guru, incest overtones, hinduism, self discovery, teaching the ways of the world, change of heart, personality change, accidental killing, handjob ...
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I'm in Love with a Church Girl (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Miles Montego has it all - cars, boats, good looks, mansion, money, women, but more importantly, he has a past.
Style: christian film, uplifting, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: going straight, christianity, fall in love, human spirit, haunted by the past, redemption, hopes, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, criminal, religious conversion, faith, chance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Faith of Our Fathers (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: With the Vietnam War raging in 1969, two young fathers report for duty. A man of great faith and a doubtful cynic. A quarter-century later, their sons, Wayne and John Paul (David A.R. White and Kevin Downes), meet as strangers. Guided by handwritten ...
Style: christian film, touching, captivating, psychological
Plot: faith, vietnam war, christian, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, soldier, road trip, robbery, christianity, religious conversion, bible, hitchhiker, arrest ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1990s, 1960s
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 6.3
 46K
W. (2008)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: USA, Australia, Hong Kong, Switzerland, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Whether you love him or hate him, there is no question that George W. Bush is one of the most controversial public figures in recent memory. W takes viewers through Bush’s eventful life -- his struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and ...
Style: sincere, cynical, political comedy, factual, contemplative ...
Plot: politics, americana, election, patriotism, rise to the top, president, leadership, parents and children, iraq war, society, head of state, doubts and hesitations ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 60s, 70s, 21st century ...
Place: texas, usa, washington d.c., yale university, iraq ...
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The Final Inquiry (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: It is the year 33 of the Vulgar Era. The Emperor Tiberius is troubled by strange phenomena, an earthquake and the sky turning black as an eclipse. His astrologers give him fair warning: their omens indicate that the world is in the throes of a great ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, emotional, christian film
Plot: roman empire, life is a bitch, dishonesty, betrayal, state affairs, deadly, supernatural, religions or cults, rabbi, unfulfillment, folk hero, tragic hero ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 30s, 1930s
Place: holy land, jerusalem
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Apostle Peter and the Last Supper (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The film portrays Saint Peter reflecting on his time with Jesus and his fellow Apostles during his final imprisonment in Rome. In particular, Peter attempts to convert one of his jailers, Martinian, by relating the life, teachings, and sacrifice of ...
Style: captivating, uplifting, serious, realistic, epic
Plot: apostle, miraculous event, christian, clergy, heroes, rise to the top, religions or cults, redemption, partners, hopes, prayer, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: rome italy
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In the Blink of an Eye (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vacationing detective begins to suspect that the Biblical apocalypse is at hand after being forced to relive the day of the Rapture time and again.What was supposed to be the perfect vacation comes to a horrific crossroad for Detective David ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: rescue, memory loss, escapades, supernatural, mystery, deadly, uncover truth, crimes, ship, danger, life is a bitch, save the world ...
Time: ancient history
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The Encounter (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When five strangers with nothing in common come together at a remote roadside eatery, they place their orders with the diner's omniscient owner, who seems to know everything about them ... and is eerily reminiscent of Jesus Christ.
Style: christian film, tense, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: diner, christian, faith, self discovery, human spirit, mysterious character, mysterious place, religions or cults, group of strangers, hopes, society, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, xian
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Let There Be Light (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An atheist goes through a near-death experience in an auto accident before converting to Christianity.
Style: christian film, complex, captivating, thought provoking, melancholic ...
Plot: christianity, afterlife, brain tumor, bible, atheist, religion, religious, marriage, transformation, interview, cancer, alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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How Rare a Possession: The Book of Mormon (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Depicts the factual accounts of Vincenzo Di Francesca and Parley P. Pratt and how they came to appreciate the contents of the Book of Mormon.
Plot: priest, religious conversion, church, mormon, religious differences, mormonism, baptism, pastor, soldier, faith, latter day saints, italian american ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 1950s, 1930s, 50s ...
Place: sicily, new york
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Saints & Strangers (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: Saints & Strangers is a story that goes beyond the familiar historical account of Thanksgiving and the founding of Plymouth Plantation, revealing the trials and tribulations of the settlers at Plymouth: 102 men, women and children who sailed on ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, suspenseful
Plot: sea voyage, power struggle, ambition, political intrigue, escapades, tragic hero, new world, society, conquistador, inventions and discoveries, discovery, intrigue ...
Time: 17th century
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 5.3
 1K
Holy Goalie (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sport
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, funny, captivating, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: soccer, priest, monk, religion, playing football, vatican, soccer match, football player, soccer fan, football, football team, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, rome italy
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Trapped: The Alex Cooper Story (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a teenager reveals that she is gay to her devout Mormon parents, they decide to send her to a conversion therapy home in Utah.
Plot: religious conversion, lesbian couple, mormon, lesbian romance, lesbian interest, lesbian relationship, escape, gay youth, religious, gay, gay bashing, lesbian kiss
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Brideshead Revisited (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 659 min.
TV show
Story: In this eleven parts British television serial, Charles Ryder's involvement with members of the aristocratic Marchmain/Flyte family is followed throughout the years between the two World Wars.
Style: touching, gloomy, clever, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: world war two, friendship, romance, aristocracy, family relations, mistress, catholicism, social climbing, conflict, power relations, bohemian life, innocence ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 1920s, 40s, 30s ...
Place: oxford university, venice, england
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Embrace of the Serpent (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Colombia, Venezuela, Argentina
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel ...
Style: meditative, melancholic, enigmatic, depressing, fairy tale ...
Plot: shaman, amazon tribe, amazon river, nature, amazon jungle, cultural difference, explorer, wilderness, amazon rainforest, cult, religion, dream ...
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, spain
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 6.9
 205K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: dark, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, gothic ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, wilderness, family relations, religion, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, family in danger, insanity, imaginary, guilt, violence ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
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Karla Faye Tucker: Forevermore (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Faced with a sobering death sentence of execution by lethal injection, a convicted murderer and former prostitute embraces religion, marries a prison minister and focuses on making the most of her last days on Earth.
Plot: video, preacher, born again christian, marriage proposal, faith, death row, correspondence, lethal injection, death penalty, murderer, jail cell, prison ...
Place: texas
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 7.0
 2K
Mahler (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film begins on a train journey with Gustav Mahler (Robert Powell) and his wife Alma (Georgina Hale) confronting their failing marriage. The story is then recounted in a series of flashbacks (some of which are surrealistic and nightmarish), ...
Style: stylized, sincere, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Plot: family relations, train, classical music, family problems, couples, introspection, couple relations, haunted by the past, crumbling marriage, musician's life, society, prodigy ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1890s, turn of the century
Place: austria, europe
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 6.9
 57K
I'm Not There. (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: Germany, Canada, USA, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Six actors portray six personas of music legend Bob Dylan in scenes depicting various stages of his life, chronicling his rise from unknown folksinger to international icon and revealing how Dylan constantly reinvented himself.
Style: realistic, serious, non-linear, stylized, meditative ...
Plot: music, actor, star, poet, african american, vietnam war, musician, ambition, artists and showbiz, musician's life, hopes, performer's life ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s ...
Place: usa, new york, harlem, london, woodstock ...
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The Man of the Year (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jobless and insecure to the point where he can't even face himself in the mirror, a terrified Máiquel enters a salon to have his hair died platinum blond after losing a soccer bet to a friend. His new look supplying an unexpected jolt of ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, bleak, offbeat
Plot: murder, pregnancy, bet, life turned upside down, vigilantism, couple relations, crimes, love and romance, nothing goes right, disorder, couples, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
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Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: clergy, saint, leper, bishop, materialism, family relations, male nudity, society, life is a bitch, folk hero, hopes, self discovery ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, quarry
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, jerusalem
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 7.7
 7K
Earth (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: India, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It's 1947 and the borderlines between India and Pakistan are being drawn. A young girl bears witnesses to tragedy as her ayah is caught between the love of two men and the rising tide of political and religious violence.
Style: emotional, captivating, tense, contemplative, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, civil war, atrocity, massacre, chaos, arson, romance, political unrest, violence spree, chaos and mayhem, sexual content, couples ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1947
Place: india, new delhi, asia, pakistan, tokyo ...
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God Is Great and I'm Not (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michèle, 20 years old, feels terrible after having broken up with her boy-friend. She meets Francois, who's a veterinarian and jewish. Michèle decides to convert into Judaism because she has to believe in something, if not in someone.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: judaism, love affair, love and romance, society, youth, couples, culture clash, fall in love, looking for love, spirituality, family relations, jewish ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, israel
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The Cross and the Switchblade (1970)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A film adaptation of a book written in 1963. It tells the true story of Wilkerson's first five years in New York City, where he ministered to disillusioned youth, encouraging them to turn away from the drugs and gang violence they were involved ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: fish out of water, gang, gang war, brooklyn new york city, preacher, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, youth, hopes, gangsters, crimes, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
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