• Movies

    In the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month…the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. – Ezekiel 1:1

    Listed below in release order are recommended movies on recent events concerning Christian martyrdom. The most recent movies are at top. All links are to the movie’s directors’ web sites.


    Twenty-First Century


    One Ruler: The Power of Persecuted Church

    By Hurttimurtti, and Ruut and Mika Ahonen



    Under Caesar’s Sword: Christian Response to Persecution

    By the Religious Freedom Institute and the Notre Dame University Center for Ethics and Culture, with assistance from Aid to the Church in Need

    To view this instream video click here



    Where There is Darkness



    Twentieth Century


    A Hidden Life

    by Terrence Malick


    The Field Afar: The Life of Fr. Vincent R. Capodanno

    By Tim Moriarty and Jake Ehrlich

    To read a Today’s Martyrs review of this movie click here


    Called and Chosen: Father Vincent R. Capodanno

    By EWTN


    The Promise

    By Terry George



    All That Remains: Based on the True Story of Takashi Nagai

    By Ian & Dominic Higgins

    To read a Today’s Martyrs review of this movie click here.


    The Heart of a Murderer

    The Heart of a Murderer

    by Catherine McGilvray


    For Greater Glory

    For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada

    By Dean Wright


    Of Gods and Men

    Of Gods and Men: Inspired by a True Story

    by Xavier Beauvois


    Sophie Scholl

    Sophie Scholl: The Final Days

    by Marc Rothemund



    Pre-Twentieth Century

    2016 The Hidden Rebellion

    The Hidden Rebellion: The Untold Story of the French Revolution

    by Daniel Rabourdin