Christian - Based Movies

Movies about/containing Christian themes.
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1.
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
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Depicts the final twelve hours in the life of Jesus of Nazareth, on the day of his crucifixion in Jerusalem. (127 mins.)
Director: Mel Gibson
“ As close as you can get to witnessing the extraordinary sacrifice thatGod and Jesus made for all of us. ” - jmsrl1990
 
2.
The Ten Commandments (1956)
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The Egyptian Prince, Moses, learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people. (220 mins.)
“ Epic movie about Moses, his struggle to free his people, and his issuing of God's Ten Commandments. Absolutely incredible! ” - jmsrl1990
 
3.
Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
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Balian of Ibelin travels to Jerusalem during the crusades of the 12th century, and there he finds himself as the defender of the city and its people. (144 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
“ Hands down, the best crusade movie ever made. The story, scenery, soundtrack and acting are absolutely breathtaking. ” - jmsrl1990
 
4.
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
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The life of Jesus Christ. (225 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ Awesome rendition of Joseph and Mary's journey and Christ's birth. ” - jmsrl1990
 
5.
Luther (2003)
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During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation. (123 mins.)
Director: Eric Till
“ True story of Martin Luther, his struggle with his Catholic faith, and his founding of Lutheran religion. ” - jmsrl1990
 
6.
The Body (2001)
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A crucified body dated back to the 1st century A.D is uncovered at an ancient cave in Jerusalem. Trouble ensues as word spreads. (109 mins.)
Director: Jonas McCord
“ A story about a priest who comes very close to losing his faith, only to retrieve it tenfold. Antonio Banderas' acting is nothing short of awe inspiring! ” - jmsrl1990
 
7.
The Green Mile (1999)
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The lives of guards on Death Row are affected by one of their charges: a black man accused of child murder and rape, yet who has a mysterious gift. (189 mins.)
Director: Frank Darabont
“ An inspiring movie about forgiveness, redemption and justice. It is an extraordinary testament to the innocent and meek's ability to save us all. ” - jmsrl1990
 
8.
Constantine (2005)
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Supernatural detective John Constantine helps a policewoman prove her sister's death was not a suicide, but something more. (121 mins.)
“ An action packed and gothic take on God and Satan's fight for our souls. ” - jmsrl1990
 
9.
King Arthur (2004)
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A demystified take on the tale of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. (126 mins.)
Director: Antoine Fuqua
“ The story of the real King Arthur and his fight to bring peace and Christianity to Britain. ” - jmsrl1990
 
10.
The Stand (1994 Mini-Series)
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After a deadly plague kills most of the world's population, the remaining survivors split into two groups - one led by a benevolent elder and the other by a maleficent being - to face each other in a final battle between good and evil. (361 mins.)
“ A testimony to what we can accomplish and overcome if we only have faith in God, as well as ourselves. ” - jmsrl1990