Atheist Movies

Atheism is an oft-misunderstood but passionately discussed subject. However, most debate about atheism is devoid of accurate facts and usually revolves around all sorts of rumors, myths and misconceptions. As far as atheism is concerned, one of the factors that contribute to the prevailing ignorance among people is the fact that there are not many useful and reliable sources that discuss the subject in detail and atheism seems to be restricted to a handful only. But, as the times continue to change, atheists are trying to reach out to more people so the world at large understands the concept of atheism better.

Atheist movies can be a great way to address this unfortunate situation where there is little accurate information doing the rounds and more incorrect information being shared. Movies are a great medium through which unobtrusive yet eye-opening information can be shared with people without them necessarily feeling preached upon. A number of mainstream movies question the basic tenets of many well-known religions, especially the false and hyped myths propagated by Christianity and Islam. A few other atheist movies raise intriguing questions about various religious practices and religious indoctrination.

Watching such movies can help educate people and make them more aware about not only atheism but also religion. You can have an entertaining time watching the movies and then participate in some healthy debate online or in person to stimulate yourself intellectually.

Atheist movies are also a great way to introduce spiritual and religious people to the idea of atheism, which most people refuse to even consider under normal circumstances. The word atheism seems to scare people away from even wanting to learn more about it or clarifying the misconceptions that they already have. Watch some atheist movies today and recommend them to your friends and family as these films can help non-believers promote, teach and popularize atheism.

The Man From Earth

The Man from Earth begins with Professor Oldman packing his belongings when his colleagues show up to bid him goodbye.

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The Golden Compass

This 2007 fantasy adventure film is based on the first novel Northern Lights, from Philip Pullman’s trilogy called His Dark Materials.

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Contact Movie

While a skeptical scientist, Ellie Arroway studies extraterrestrial life in Puerto Rico, her sponsor suddenly stops providing her with further assistance.

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The Sunset Limited

In this movie, two men with opposing beliefs confront each other inside an apartment.

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The Stoning of Soraya M (2008)

This film is set in 1986 Iran and revolves around the story of a journalist named Sahebjam who finds himself conversing with a woman named Zahra, after his car breaks down in a desolate village.

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Dogma Movie Poster

In this 1999 American comedy, a worker at an abortion clinic, who has a special heritage, is called upon to save humanity by two fallen angels who are trying to re-enter heaven through a loophole that allegedly exists in catholic dogma.

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Chocolat Movie

Chocolat is an American British romance based on a novel of the same name and it narrates the story of a young mother Vianne Rocher who moves to the fictional village Lansquenet-sous-Tannes

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The Truman Show

The Truman Show is a satirical social science fiction film that follows the life of Truman Burbank, portrayed by Jim Carey, who is at first does not know that he is living in a constructed reality television show

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The Village (2004)

This film revolves around the life of a small Pennsylvanian village where people live with the fear of unknown creatures, usually referred to as “those we don’t speak of” in the surrounding woods.

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Agora (2009)

This historical drama in set in Roman Egypt and revolves around the story of a slave who turns to Christianity with hopes of finding freedom while falling in love with his master, Hypatia of Alexandria

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