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The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
 5.9
 9K
The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal flesh.
Style: gothic, dark humor, scary, surreal, psychedelic, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, surprise ending, christian horror ...
Plot: vampire, archaeologist, worm, human sacrifice, temple, deadly creature, cult, supernatural, dangerous attraction, surrealism, curses spells and rituals, obsession, transformation, monster, rape, nun, virgin, snake charmer, supernatural ability, monastery, dangerous, paganism, obsessive quest, inheritance, legends and myths ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england

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Most similar movies to The Lair of the White Worm

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out scary, suspenseful, serious and gothic films with plots about supernatural, danger, deadly, vampire, blood, gory and murder mostly in Horror, Thriller and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Lair of the White Worm: Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), Gothic (1986), Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979), Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966), The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, captivating, dark ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, dangerous attraction, supernatural, legends and myths, immortality, gory, love triangle, chase, love affair, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 15th century, victorian england, victorian era ...
Place: england, transylvania, london, europe, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.8
 6K
Gothic (1986)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The year is 1816. A sprawling villa in Switzerland is the setting for a stormy night of madness. On this night of the "Haunted Summer," five famous friends gather around an ancient skull to conjure up their darkest fears. Poets Lord ...
Style: gothic, surreal, psychological, scary, psychedelic ...
Plot: mystery, mind game, seance, ghost, supernatural, surrealism, insanity, cult, drugs, hallucination, demons, brutality ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ghoulish Count Dracula lures a naive estate agent, Jonathan Harker, to his decaying Transylvanian castle with the promise of easy money. But when he spies a portrait of the man's beautiful young wife Lucy, the vampire becomes obsessed and sets ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, bleak, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, deadly creature, blood, immortality, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly, supernatural, hidden identity, loneliness, introspection ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: romania, transylvania, europe, bulgaria, seaport ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Whilst vacationing in the Carpathian Mountain, two couples stumble across the remains of Count Dracula's castle. The Count's trusted servant kills one of the men, suspending the body over the Count's ashes so that the blood drips from ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: vampire, gothic horror, blood, dracula, castle, crucifix, good versus evil, stalking, monk, vengeance, deadly creature, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The police and British security forces call in Professor Van Helsing to help them investigate Satanic ritual which has been occurring in a large country house, and which has been attended by a government minister, an eminent scientist and secret ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, supernatural, gothic horror, satanist, plague, ghost, gory, supernatural ability, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: england, london, scotland yard, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Howling IV: The Original Nightmare (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An author who was sent to the town Drakho, because of a nervous breakdown, gets wound up in a mystery revolving around demons and werewolves. She starts seeing ghosts and dismisses them as her own imagination, but when they turn out to be real she ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, small town, priest, blood, howling, vampire, deadly creature, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Blood for Dracula (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Deathly ill Count Dracula and his slimy underling, Anton, travel to Italy in search of a virgin's blood. They're welcomed at the crumbling estate of indebted Marchese Di Fiore, who's desperate to marry off his daughters to rich ...
Style: gothic, sexual, serious, offbeat, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, rape, virgin, dracula, communist, parody, coffin, gory, woman in danger, psychopath, village, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, russia, romania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Scars of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Prince of Darkness casts his undead shadow once more over the cursed village of Kleinenberg when his ashes are splashed with bat's blood and Dracula is resurrected. And two innocent victims search for a missing loved one... loved to death ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, gothic, scary ...
Plot: vampire, village, dismemberment, blood, castle, crucifix, priest, coffin, torture, dracula, bite mark, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Count Dracula (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: For those familiar with Bram Stoker's novel, this adaptation follows the book quite closely in most respects. Jonathan Harker visits the Count in Transylvania to help him with preparations to move to England. Harker becomes Dracula's ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, good versus evil, psychopath, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly, supernatural, zombie, track down, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance ...
Time: 70s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, london, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Devil Rides Out (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The powers of good are pitted against the forces of evil as the Duc de Richelieu wrestles with the charming but deadly Satanist, Mocata, for the soul of his friend. Mocata has the knowledge and the power to summon the forces of darkness and, as the ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, scary, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, black magic, occult, good versus evil, kidnapping, serial killer, mystery, satanist, ritual sacrifice, zombie, supernatural ability, vampire ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 12K
Vampire's Kiss (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A publishing executive is visited and bitten by a vampire and starts exhibiting erratic behavior. He pushes his secretary to extremes as he tries to come to terms with his affliction. The vampire continues to visit and drink his blood, and as his ...
Style: dark humor, surreal, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, mental illness, insanity, losing-it hero, murder, supernatural, delusion, hallucination, therapist, bite, psychosis, womanizer ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Vampire Lovers (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the heart of Styria the Karnstein Family, even after their mortal deaths, rise from their tombs spreading evil in the countryside in their lust for fresh blood. Baron Hartog whose family are all victims of Karnstein vampirism, opens their graves ...
Style: sexual, serious, suspenseful, scary, gothic
Plot: vampire, daughter, gays and lesbians, village, supernatural, femme fatale, gory, exploitation, dangerous attraction, danger, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, austria, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.1
 3K
Vampyres (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lesbian vampire couple haunt an abandoned castle and the English country side around it. They prey on passing motorists, whom they seduce, and murder.
Style: serious, atmospheric, sexual, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, lesbian, murder, investigation, gory, femme fatale, countryside, gays and lesbians, serial killer, zombie, obsession, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Count Dracula (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jess Franco's version of the Bram Stoker classic has Count Dracula as an old man who grows younger whenever he dines on the blood of young maidens.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: dracula, gothic horror, blood, vampire, supernatural, deadly creature, master villain, palaces castles and temples, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
Place: europe, england, romania, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dracula: Pages from a Virgin's Diary (2002)
Genre: Horror, Musical
Country: Canada
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A ballet rendition of Bram Stoker's gothic novel DRACULA, presented in a style reminiscent of the silent expressionistic cinema of the early 20th Century. This work employs the subtle and sometimes bold use of color to emphasize its themes, but ...
Style: gothic, stylized, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, ballet, dracula, mysterious character, silent film, gothic horror, obsession, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s, 1930s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Blood from the Mummy's Tomb (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two Egyptologists, Professor Fuchs and Corbeck, are instrumental in unleashing unmitigated horror by bringing back to England the mummified body of Tara, the Egyptian Queen of Darkness. Fuchs’s daughter becomes involved in a series of macabre and ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, rough ...
Plot: mummy, possession, resurrection, murder, fortune teller, insanity, tomb, treasure hunt, adventurer, gory, anti heroes, queen ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: egypt, africa, england, europe, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Lust for a Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1830, the Karnstein heirs use the blood of an innocent to bring forth the evil that is the beautiful Mircalla - or as she was in 1710, Carmilla. The nearby Finishing School offers rich pickings not only in in the blood of nubile young ladies but ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, ghost, female homosexuality, mysterious character, mystery, serial killer, school, supernatural ability, village, college, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: austria, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
 91K
Hellraiser (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Larry and his wife, Julia move into an old house and discover a hideous creature - the man's half-brother, who is also the woman's former lover - hiding upstairs. Having lost his earthly body to a trio of S&M demons, the Cenobites, ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, bloody, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: demons, supernatural, demon, murder, gory, adultery, vengeance, danger, monster, blood, death, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Requiem for a Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A vampire lures beautiful young women to his castle in Europe.
Style: gothic, serious, sexual, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: bondage, rape, lesbian sex, loss of virginity, torture, vampire, car chase, femme fatale, supernatural ability, gory, sex, school ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.6
 201K
Silent Hill (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, France, Japan, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The eerie and deserted ghost town of Silent Hill draws a young mother desperate to find a cure for her only child's illness. Unable to accept the doctor's diagnosis that her daughter should be permanently institutionalized for psychiatric ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, dark, surreal, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, survival, missing child, evil, suffering, insanity, sadism, revenge, violence, torture, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fiancee of Dracula (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Van Helsing-like professor and his protegé are tracking Dracula's descendants through the world of "parallels", creatures who are human in form but live quite distinct psychic lives. A circus dwarf who is in love with one of these ...
Style: gothic, serious, scary, suspenseful, surreal
Plot: convent, vampire, supernatural ability, circus, estate, obsessive quest, dangerous attraction, palaces castles and temples, supernatural romance, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Twins of Evil (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While dabbling in Satanism, Count Karstein resurrects Mircalla Karnstein who initiates him into vampirism. As a rash of deaths afflicts the village, Gustav the head of Puritan group leads his men to seek out and destroy the pestilence. One of his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, stylized, tense
Plot: vampire, sister sister relationship, castle, satanism, witch hunt, orphan, mysterious character, palaces castles and temples, supernatural ability, twin sisters, virgin, puritan ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1700s, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Awakening (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a British archaeologist violates an Egyptian queen's tomb, her evil spirit enters his daughter.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: reincarnation, supernatural, curse, ghost, mummy, curses spells and rituals, pregnancy, adventurer, vengeance, anti heroes, archaeologist, evil ...
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Dracula A.D. 1972 (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in London in the early 1970's, supposedly for teen thrills, Johnny organises a black magic ceremony in a desolate churchyard. The culmination of the ritual, however, is the rejuvenation of Dracula from shrivelled remains. Johnny, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, gothic, scary
Plot: vampire, police, resurrection, blood, cleavage, good versus evil, master warrior, slasher, exploitation, dracula, murder, supernatural ability ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, victorian era, 19th century, 1870s ...
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.2
 1K
Dracula (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Romanian count known as Dracula is summoned to London by Arthur Holmwood, a young Lord who is one the verge of being wed. Unknown to Arthur's future bride Lucy, her future husband is infected with syphilis and therefore cannot consummate ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: dracula, vampire, deadly creature, mysterious character, supernatural ability, chaos and mayhem, plague, danger, chaos, betrayal, couple relations, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1900s, turn of the century, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Velvet Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sleepy-eyed nice guy Lee Ritter and his vapid, but pretty wife, Susan accept the invitation of mysterious vixen Diane LeFanu to visit her in her secluded desert estate. Tensions arise when the couple, unaware at first that Diane is in reality a ...
Style: humorous, serious, offbeat, gothic, scary ...
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, desert, female vampire, estate, danger, deadly, imaginary, supernatural, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, isolation ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Lips of Blood (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Frederick sees a photograph of a ruined seaside castle, which triggers a strange childhood memory. He then goes on a strange quest, aided by four female vampires, to find the castle and the beautiful woman who lives there.
Style: gothic, sexual, serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, gory, estate, curses spells and rituals, mystery, palaces castles and temples, woman in danger, danger, deadly, supernatural, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 53K
Fright Night (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, werewolf, transformation, mysterious character, small town, obsessive quest, danger, youth, blood, teenage life, neighbor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Frankenstein's Bloody Terror (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man suffers from the curse of lycanthrope and seeks help from doctor and wife team. They both turn out to be vampires and end up dueling it out with the werewolf star.
Style: serious, scary, offbeat, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, gypsy, silver bullet, werewolf, skeleton, gory, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Shiver of the Vampires (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young honeymooning couple stop for the night at an ancient castle. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is home to a horde of vampires, who have their own plans for the couple.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: vampire, castle, newlywed, beach, gays and lesbians, teenage life, urban, femme fatale, village, human sacrifice, destructive relationship, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%