Faith-based films are all the rage in Hollywood these days.
From the biblical epic “Song of God” to the inspirational tale of “God’s Not Dead,” films with a faith theme are bringing in bring stars and big bucks.
Here’s a look at the top 10 highest grossing faith-based films from highest to lowest.
1. ‘The Passion of the Christ:’ $611,899,420
The 2004 biblical epic was directed by Mel Gibson and starred Jim Caviezel as Jesus Christ.
2. ‘Heaven is for Real:’ $100,469,789
The 2015 film starring Greg Kinnear and Connor Corum earned an impressive amount at the box office considering the movie’s budget was $12 million.
3. ‘War Room:’ $67,790,117
The 2015 movie was released in a total of 1,945 theaters.
4. ‘God’s Not Dead:’ $60,755,732
The Pure Flix Entertainment film is getting a sequel featuring Sadie Robertson and Melissa Joan Hart in April of 2016.
5. ‘Son of God:’ $59,700,064
Producer Mark Burnett brought the story of Jesus to life in “Son of God,” an adaptation of the History Channel miniseries “The Bible.”
6. ‘Soul Surfer:’ $43,853,424
AnnaSophia Robb stars as Bethany Hamilton, the professional surfer who lost her arm in a shark attack. The film also features Dennis Quaid and country singer Carrie Underwood.
7. ‘The Nativity Story:’ $37,629,831
The biblical epic stars Keisha Castle-Hughes and Shohreh Aghdashloo.
8. ‘Courageous:’ $34,522,221
The independent film received mixed reviews but an A+ from filmgoers on CinemaScore.
9. ‘Fireproof:’ $33,456,317
The Kirk Cameron-starring film received poor reviews from critics but still brought in the big bucks.
10. ‘Risen:’ $33,147,242 (so far)
Joseph Fiennes stars as the Roman military tribune Clavius on his journey to faith in the movie “Risen,” released on February 19, 2016.