Movies like Nosferatu the Vampyre

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Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
 7.4
 38K
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
Original name: Nosferatu - Phantom der Nacht
Genre: Drama, 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 in motion their destruction.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, bleak, enigmatic, scary, stylized, dark, surreal, scenic, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, loneliness, death, insanity, goth, solitude, surrealism, obsession, life & death, transformation, macabre, hidden identity, introspection, immortality, art, rat, melancholy, house, zombie, german, castle, monster, supernatural being, gypsy ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s, 70s, 20th century
Place: romania, europe, bulgaria, germany, black sea, transylvania

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Most similar movies to Nosferatu the Vampyre

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out weird, atmospheric, cult film and stylized films with plots about macabre, supernatural, blood, storytelling, brutality, death and dialogue mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Nosferatu the Vampyre: Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966), Possession (1981), Fitzcarraldo (1982), The Innocents (1961), Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 horror, gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, female vampire, dracula, monster, vengeance, zombie, crucifix, woman in danger, good versus evil, stalking, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 1920s
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Possession (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he suspects that a man is involved. But gradually, he finds out more and more strange behaviors and ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, psychological, disturbing, controversial ...
Audience: adult
Plot: surrealism, monster, obsession, insanity, macabre, occult, hysteria, demon, supernatural, serial killer, existentialism, infidelity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: berlin germany, germany, west berlin west germany, poland, east germany ...
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Fitzcarraldo (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: West Germany, Peru
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Fitzcarraldo, a dreamer who plans to bring opera and Enrico Caruso to the South American jungles. With limited funding, he must figure out how to finance the opera house, and ultimately decides to capitalize on South America's rubber ...
Style: cerebral, surreal, visually appealing, thought provoking, tense ...
Plot: boat, steamship, jungle, opera, insanity, art, beautiful scenery, surrealism, obsession, river, forest, dreams ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: south america, peru, germany, latin america, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 31K
The Innocents (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, psychological, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, suspense, children, old mansion, hide and seek, insanity, macabre, mental disorder, evil child, nanny, haunted ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
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Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. And an enigmatic Indian hunter decides to help the girls, but one of the girls has been bitten ...
Style: scary, gothic, dark, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, female werewolf, mythical creature, transformation, wilderness, sister, curses spells and rituals, winter, beast, sister sister relationship, snow ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, georgian era
Place: canada
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100%
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK, 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, scary, atmospheric, gothic horror, dark fantasy ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, monster, dracula, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, goth, vampire human love, vampire bite, beast, love affair, sex scene ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 15th century, edwardian era, 1890s ...
Place: london, transylvania, england, ottoman empire, europe ...
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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, gothic horror, sexy, campy, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, rape, male nudity, erotica, lesbian incest, communist, cult, exploitation, virgin, fish out of water, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: italy, new jersey, europe, paris france, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 45K
Byzantium (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, atmospheric, dark, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, prostitution, supernatural, fall in love, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, supernatural romance, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, immortality, female vampire, monster ...
Time: 18th century, 21st century
Place: england, ireland, europe
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The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
Genre: Comedy, 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 ...
Style: gothic, surreal, scary, atmospheric, campy ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, monster, surrealism, dark humor, dangerous attraction, archaeologist, transformation, cult, obsession, nude, temple ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
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Woyzeck (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Having fathered an illegitimate child with his lover, Marie, feckless soldier Franz Woyzeck takes odd jobs around his small town to provide some extra money for them. One of them is volunteering for experiments conducted by a local doctor, who puts ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, disturbing, bleak, art house ...
Plot: murder, insanity, military, loser, brutality, infidelity, obsession, soldier, child, nude, crime gone awry, assassination ...
Time: 1920s, 19th century, 70s, 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
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Dracula (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 classic. Set in 1913 England, the bloodsucking, but handsome, charming and seductive, Count Dracula seeks an immortal bride.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, gothic horror, sexy ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dracula, suspense, macabre, monster, countryside, betrayal, gangsters, greed, female vampire, vampire human love ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s, edwardian era, 1910s, 20th century ...
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Addiction (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A vampiric doctoral student tries to follow the philosophy of a nocturnal comrade and control her thirst for blood.
Style: scary, psychological, philosophical, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, addiction, philosophy, drug abuse, transformation, infection, university, obsession, cult, life is a bitch, human nature ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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Hour of the Wolf (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An artist in crisis is haunted by nightmares from the past in Ingmar Bergman's only horror film, which takes place on a windy island. During "the hour of the wolf" - between midnight and dawn - he tells his wife about his most painful ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, bleak, disturbing, gothic ...
Plot: surrealism, insanity, artist, isolation, suspense, existentialism, obsession, mental illness, island, diary, nightmare, macabre ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: scandinavia, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Heart of Glass (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small Bavarian village is renowned for its "Ruby Glass" glass blowing works. When the foreman of the works dies suddenly without revealing the secret of the Ruby Glass, the town slides into a deep depression, and the owner of the ...
Style: surreal, art house, disturbing, experimental, allegory ...
Plot: surrealism, magic realism, wilderness, cult, brainwashing, violence, catastrophe, art, artist, brutality, deadpan, death ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: germany, tokyo
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A Holy Place (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sveto mesto (A Holy Place, 1990) is based on a literary classic, Nikolai Gogol's 1835 short story, 'Viy'. However, Kadijevic uses it only as a starting point for his own explorations into the dark side of eroticism. Gogol's story ...
Style: atmospheric, queer horror
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Daughters of Darkness (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Belgium, France, West Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A newlywed couple are passing through a vacation resort. Their paths cross with a mysterious, strikingly beautiful countess and her aide.
Style: sexy, gothic, scary, slasher, experimental ...
Plot: vampire, newlywed, honeymoon, disposing of a dead body, naive young woman, supernatural, erotica, sexual awakening, bisexual, blonde, adultery, abusive husband ...
Time: 70s
Place: bruges, belgium, flanders
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100%
Vampire in Venice (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Professor Paris Catalano visits Venice, to investigate the last known appearance of the famous vampire Nosferatu during the carnival of 1786.
Style: gothic, enigmatic, dark, dark fantasy, splatter ...
Plot: vampire, death, transformation, supernatural, suspense, dracula, fear, seduction, seance, priest, virginity, fall in love ...
Time: 1780s
Place: venice, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Nadja (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This ultra-hip, post-modern vampire tale is set in contemporary New York City. Members of a dysfunctional family of vampires are trying to come to terms with each other, in the wake of their father's death. Meanwhile, they are being hunted by ...
Style: art house, stylized, atmospheric, sexy, erotic ...
Plot: vampire, lesbian vampire, supernatural, lesbian, redemption, dracula, goth, fantasy world, sexualized violence, runaway, obsession, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Tomb of Ligeia (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Story about a man haunted by the spirit of his dead wife and her effect on his second marriage.
Style: gothic, surreal, mind bending, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, monster, twists and turns, cult, suspense, cat, cemetery, obsession, black cat, hospital, male nudity ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1820s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lesbian Vampires (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An erotic horror tale about a vixen vampiress seducing and killing women to appease her insatiable thirst for female blood.
Style: erotic, gothic, surreal, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian vampire, vampire, lesbian, cult, sexploitation, lesbian sex, supernatural, female protagonist, obsession, striptease, female nudity, sex show ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, istanbul turkey, turkey, constantinople
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Keep (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nazis take over an ancient fortress that contains a mysterious entity that wreaks havoc and death upon them.
Style: surreal, gothic, scary, atmospheric, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: world war two, demon, supernatural, nazi, magic, monster, ss, vampire, surrealism, cult, good versus evil, military ...
Time: 80s, year 1941
Place: germany, romania, black sea, bucharest, transylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Pit and the Pendulum (1961)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the most brutal torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, scary, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: spanish inquisition, suspense, insanity, investigation, vengeance, castle, monster, conspiracy, religions or cults, hidden identity, dishonesty, haunted by the past ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 16th century, 14th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Company of Wolves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, surreal, sexy, atmospheric ...
Plot: werewolf, surrealism, woman in danger, supernatural, grandmother, legends and myths, beast, wolf, dangerous attraction, dream, girl, little red riding hood ...
Time: 18th century, 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, gothic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: devil, paranoia, satanic cult, witchcraft, murder, rape, witch, demonic possession, macabre, pregnancy, satanism, suicide ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1965, year 1966
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.6
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The Tenant (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A quiet and inconspicuous man (Trelkovsky) rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant committed suicide, and begins to suspect his landlord and neighbors are trying to subtly change him into the last tenant so that he too will kill ...
Style: psychological, surreal, scary, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: surrealism, paranoia, insanity, suspense, bruce lee, dark humor, nightmare, apartment building, mental illness, hallucination, suicide, conspiracy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
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Gothic (1986)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
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, scary, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: insanity, surrealism, seance, cult, hallucination, demon, mind game, obsession, brutality, mad scientist, ghost, writers ...
Time: 19th century, regency period, 1810s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 12K
Martin (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin sedates women with a syringe full of narcotics and then slices their wrists with a razor blade so he can drink their blood. Martin, who comes to live with his uncle and cousin in the dying town of Braddock, Pennsylvania, has romantic ...
Style: surreal, scary, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, serial killer, violence, murder, cult, suspense, curse, hidden identity, shyness, teenage life, golden years ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Conqueror Worm (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: England is torn in civil strife as the Royalists battle the Parliamentary Party for control. This conflict distracts people from rational thought and allows unscrupulous men to gain local power by exploiting village superstitions. One of these men ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, rough, stylized ...
Plot: witch, inquisition, torture, murder, witch hunt, rape, vengeance, cult, violence, exploitation, soldier, priest ...
Time: 17th century, 60s
Place: england, latin america, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.5
 22K
Santa Sangre (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers: he saw his father cut off the arms of his mother, a religious fanatic and leader of the ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, psychedelic, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: surrealism, circus, serial killer, revenge, cult, psychology, art, magic realism, insanity, macabre, funeral, clown ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico city, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Last Man on Earth (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Robert Morgan is the last man on earth, as far as he can tell. A plague killed everyone else on the planet several years ago. He was immune to it, and can only guess why. Vampires that were formerly human attack Morgan's home every night
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, apocalyptic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, apocalypse, vampire, virus, zombie, survival, end of the world, distopia, chase, monster, disease, cemetery ...
Time: future
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%