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Billy HallowellMar 15, 2023 12:00:00 AM5 min read

9 Easter Movies and Shows You Can Stream Right Now

Are you looking for inspiring movies that will help you grow in your understanding of God, the Bible and Jesus’ death and resurrection? If so, then look no further.

The following list of the best Christian Easter movies and TV shows will leave you educated and inspired. As we journey toward Easter, learn some of the lessons and evidences that surround Christ’s death, resurrection — and eternal impact.

Deepen your faith this Easter and rise above with authentic faith and family-friendly movies and shows on Pure Flix.


Easter Movies: The History

The Passion of the Christ - Available for a Limited time Only!

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RATED R **NOT MODIFIED For Family Viewing** - NOT FOR CHILDREN UNDER 17. A realistic depiction of the final 12 hours of Jesus Christ's sacrificial crucifixion in Jerusalem.

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Risen - Available for a Limited Time OnlY!

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RISEN is the epic Biblical story of the Resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer.

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The Penitent Thief

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MODIFIED FOR FAMILY VIEWING - The story of the two unnamed men who were crucified alongside Jesus and how they came to be beside him on the cross that fateful day.

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The Two Thieves

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"The Chosen" fans, rejoice! "Two Thieves" captures the uncommon grace and redemption of the crucifixion from a perspective that's never before been captured on film. Dallas Jenkins, creator of "The Chosen" directed this short film, and Jonathan Roumie reprises his role as Jesus. Parental Warning: Intense Scenes; Violence

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Paul, Apostle of Christ

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Paul, who goes from the most infamous persecutor of Christians to Christ's most influential apostle, spends his last days awaiting execution by Emperor Nero in Rome.

Watch "Paul, Apostle of Christ" only through March 31!

STories for Easter - for a limited time only

War Room

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Elizabeth is fed up with her marriage to a selfish workaholic and seeks guidance from an older woman, who counsels her in the power of prayer. Starring Pure Flix fan favorite, Karen Abercrombie, you do not want to miss this Kendrick brothers film before it leaves April 30!/p>

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READ ALSO: The Fascinating Biblical Connection Between Passover and Easter

One Night With the King

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In times of darkness, God always provides a light. A lowly Jewish girl is chosen to be Queen of Persia and saves the Jewish nation from annihilation. Narrated by John Rhys-Davies, lovingly known for his role as Gimli in "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy, this is a Biblical story you don't want to miss this Easter season.

Watch "One Night with the King" on Pure Flix right now.

Apostle Peter and the Last Supper

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When the Apostle Peter gets captured by two Roman jailers, his retelling of Christ’s life works in the hearts of the jailers three days before his execution. Bruce Marchiano, from "The Encounter" series reprises his role as Jesus in this film that's not to be missed this Easter season.

Watch "Apostle Peter And the Last Supper" with a free trial to Pure Flix today.

The Girl Who Believes in Miracles


When young Sara hears a preacher say faith can move mountains, she starts praying. Suddenly, people in her town are mysteriously healed - but fame soon takes its toll. This story about transformation reminds us of the parable of Lazarus being raised from the dead, which is a premonition to Jesus' own death and resurrection, as well as the Bible verses Matthew 17:20-21 (NIV) about having the faith of a mustard seed.

Watch "The Girl Who Believes in Miracles" on Pure Flix right now.

Easter STories for Kids - Movies on Pure Flix

The Messiah: A Brickfilm

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The Messiah powerfully portrays the final hours of Jesus’ life through the eyes of LEGO® characters, from the moving display of His heart at the Last Supper to the redeeming hope of His resurrection.

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The Passion: A Brickfilm

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The Passion: A Brickfilm accurately portrays the story of Jesus’ death and resurrection through the eyes of LEGO® characters.

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The Lion of Judah

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Follow the Lamb who saved the world in this wonderful story, seen through the eyes of farm animals. “The Lion of Judah” is an Easter movie that explores the Easter story in a truly innovative way.

Watch the trailer for "The Lion of Judah" on Pure Flix right now.

Veggie Tales: An Easter Carol

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Watch these two classics from your favorite VeggieTales Characters: “An Easter Carol” and “T’was The Night Before Easter.” In “An Easter Carol,” Ebenezer Nezzer is out of control! Filling London with plastic Easter eggs, he's on a rampage to make Easter "bigger than ever!" In “T’was The Night Before Easter,” join the gang in Crisper County when cable news reporter Marlee Meade is hunting for a way to help others.

Watch the trailers for "An Easter Carol" and "T'was The Night Before Easter" and the entire VeggieTales collection on Pure Flix today.

Easter Promise

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A lesson about forgiveness, a young man learns to trust in Jesus and witnesses the fulfillment of the greatest promise of all in the resurrection.

Watch "Easter Promise" on Pure Flix today.

Become a Pure Flix member today and spend this Easter streaming the most comprehensive collection of Easter movies – films for the whole family like “The Messiah: A Brickfilm,” “The Chosen” and “A.D. The Bible Continues.” You’ll also find varying perspectives on the crucifixion of Jesus with movies like "Risen” and “The Penitent Thief.”


Billy Hallowell

Billy Hallowell has been working in journalism and media for more than a decade. His writings have appeared in Deseret News, TheBlaze, Human Events, Mediaite and on, among other outlets. Hallowell has a B.A. in journalism and broadcasting from the College of Mount Saint Vincent in Riverdale, New York and an M.S. in social research from Hunter College in Manhattan, New York.