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My Favorite Film about Religion is......

  1. DJ Funktual profile image86
    DJ Funktualposted 8 years ago

    David Mamet's classic WE'RE NO ANGELS starring Robert De Niro and Sean Penn.   John C. Reilly and Demi Moore are in it too.  I love the sermon that Penn's character gives as he's reading the gun advertisement.  PROFOUND.

    "If it gives you comfort to believe in God, than you do it!"

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      sandra rinckposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      nice fat albert avatar. smile  hey,hey, hey.

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    sandra rinckposted 8 years ago

    My favorite movie about religion is Life of Brain.  It crackes me up no matter how many times I watch it.  smile

    1. Uninvited Writer profile image84
      Uninvited Writerposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      You beat me to it smile

  3. Misha profile image76
    Mishaposted 8 years ago

    or here

    It was real fun to watch even at the end of 20th century - despite of being BW and mostly silent big_smile There is no translation into English, though sad

  4. Sally's Trove profile image99
    Sally's Troveposted 8 years ago

    The Last Temptation of Christ.  Not so much the movie, more the book.  This story, when I read it in 1965, restructured my Catholic-given beliefs forever.  Even today, the book and the film are still banned in different places around the world.  But the story endures.

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      sandra rinckposted 8 years ago in reply to this

      I watched that one, of course it got banned, but hey, I still like it.  smile

  5. RFox profile image82
    RFoxposted 8 years ago

    For me I loved 'Water'. Amazing movie.

    And a Hollywood blockbuster no less 'Seven Years in Tibet.' Can't believe I enjoyed the Hollywood version so much, who am I? Lol. big_smile

    And Sandra: Couldn't agree more with Life of Brian. Love, love, love that movie!

  6. mohitmisra profile image60
    mohitmisraposted 8 years ago

    I saw the Passion of the Christ recently and I loved it.
    I was angry seeing what foolish arrogant men did to the great Prophet Jesus.

    Poet Mohit.K.Misra

  7. Mark Knowles profile image60
    Mark Knowlesposted 8 years ago

    Got to be Star Trek III The search for Spock.

    "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends."