Movies and TV shows like Salem's Lot 2004

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Salem's Lot (2004)
 6.1
 10K
Salem's Lot (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
TV show
Story: Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: vampire, hospital, good versus evil, murder, small town, priest, supernatural, mystery, rivalry, mysterious character, supernatural ability, journalism, old dark house, homeless, zombie, ghost, crimes, destiny, gays and lesbians, dealer, clergy, writer's life, small town life, dog, writers ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maine, middle east, usa, israel, detroit

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Most similar movies to Salem's Lot

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about danger, supernatural, murder, deadly, mystery, supernatural ability and supernatural power mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Salem's Lot: Storm of the Century (1999), It (1990), The Strain (2014), South of Hell (2015), Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
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Salem's Lot (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
TV show
Story: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, murder, adultery, supernatural, curse, mysterious character, missing person, mystery, curses spells and rituals, writers, good versus evil ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Storm of the Century (1999)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 257 min.
TV show
Story: A very powerful blizzard hits the fictional small town of Little Tall Island off the coast of Maine. All access off the island is blocked, and no one is able to leave the island until the storm is over. While trying to deal with the storm, tragedy ...
Style: scary, tense, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Plot: blizzard, village, storm, suicide, island, stranger, murder, supernatural, demon, sacrifice, dark and stormy night, jail ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 127K
It (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: A series of murders prompts Mike Hanlon to suspect that the supernatural menace that he and a group of friends battled as children has returned. He begins to call his friends to remind them of the oath they swore: if It returned again, they would ...
Style: scary, dark fantasy, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: asthma, supernatural, giant spider, friendship, small town, childhood, clown, good versus evil, villain, investigation, child in peril, childhood trauma ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, year 1960, 80s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dark Secret of Harvest Home (1978)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: A young couple moves to a quiet New England village, only to soon find themselves mixed up in mysterious rituals.
Style: mind bending, tense, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, cult, ritual, harvest, small town life, village, village life, curses spells and rituals, social relations, religions or cults, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.3
 81K
The Strain (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A high concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather, the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. He and his team are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient ...
Style: scary, captivating, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, infected, good versus evil, survival, deadly virus, save the world, fate of humanity, chaos and mayhem, chaos, plague, supernatural, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
South of Hell (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A supernatural thriller set in South Carolina, South Of Hell focuses on Maria Abascal (Suvari), a stunning demon-hunter-for-hire whose power stems from within. Like those she hunts, Maria is divided within herself, struggling with her own demon, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, twist ending
Plot: supernatural ability, religions or cults, good versus evil, demon, siblings relations, small town, track down, family relations, parents and children, woman in danger, society, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, south carolina, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Kolchak: The Night Stalker is an American television series that aired on ABC during the 1974–1975 season. It featured a fictional Chicago newspaper reporter—Carl Kolchak, played by Darren McGavin—who investigated mysterious crimes with ...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, scary, serious, gothic
Plot: monster, supernatural, supernatural ability, dangerous animal, mummy, ordinary person, who done it, journalism, ghost, workplace intrigue, uncover truth, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, nevada, las vegas, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Point Pleasant (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A series of supernatural events begins in a small coastal New Jersey town after the arrival of a mysterious teenage girl, who apparently has the ability to influence the people and events around her.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, enigmatic, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, mysterious character, memory loss, dark heroine, mystery, betrayal, supernatural ability, human nature, curses spells and rituals, small town, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 2K
Dante's Cove (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A young couple must overcome dark, mystical forces conspiring against them.
Style: scary, sexy, suspenseful, gothic, serious ...
Plot: gay erotica, gay, mysterious character, ghost, supernatural, curse, mystery, survival, haunted by the past, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, evil witch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
American Horror Stories (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An anthology series of stand alone episodes delving into horror myths, legends and lore.
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, tense, stylized ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural power, supernatural, insanity, nightmare, death, ghost, fear, suspicion, murderer, murder, family in danger ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 2K
Bedlam (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Bedlam was a British supernatural drama television series created by David Allison, Neil Jones and Chris Parker. It first aired on 7 February 2011 on Sky Living and Sky Living HD. The series finale was aired on 15 March 2011. In December 2011, it ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, uncover truth, mental illness, mystery, mysterious character, vengeance, supernatural ability, apartment building, medium, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Messengers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: angel, supernatural ability, apocalypse, good versus evil, superhuman powers, fugitives, chaos, rivalry, destiny, crimes, religions or cults, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.2
 106K
Bates Motel (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A "contemporary prequel" to the 1960 film Psycho, depicting the life of Norman Bates and his mother Norma prior to the events portrayed in Hitchcock's film, albeit in a different fictional town and in a modern setting. The series ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: incestuous desire, motel, dysfunctional family, mother son relationship, mental disorder, obsession, crimes, small town, family problems, serial killer, insanity, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 40K
Hemlock Grove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: One cannot quench his all-consuming thirst. The other cannot tame the beast clawing its way out. In the sleepy Pennsylvania village of Hemlock Grove, two young men struggle to accept painful truths: about family, themselves, the mystery of the White ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, sex with brother, small town, crimes, social relations, small town life, family secret, investigation, protagonist as suspect, supernatural, murder, brother sister sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.1
 5K
Dark Shadows (1966)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dark Shadows is an American gothic soap opera that originally aired weekdays on the ABC television network, from June 27, 1966, to April 2, 1971. The show was created by Dan Curtis. The story bible, which was written by Art Wallace, does not mention ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, mystery, ghost, good versus evil, seductive behavior, estate, time travel, mansion, witchcraft ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, georgian era, 1790s ...
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Harper's Island (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A group of family and friends travels to a secluded island for a destination wedding. They've come to laugh... to love... and, though they don't know it... to die. As the wedding festivities begin, friendships are tested and secrets ...
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: island, serial killer, serial murder, multiple suspects, murderer, murder, fear, friends, threat, wedding, plan gone awry, haunted by the past ...
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Deadtime Stories (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An anthology of three horror stories presented by George A. Romero. In "Gorge" hikers are trapped in a cave-in must make a gruesome choice. In "On Sabbath Hill," a woman is driven to suicide but remains to torment her lover. In ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, urban legend, missing person, obsession, murder, mysterious death, vampire, small town, small town life, antique shop, treasure hunt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 38K
Haven (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: FBI agent Audrey Parker arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine to solve a murder and soon discovers the town's many secrets—which also hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of her lost past.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, small town, female protagonist, investigation, fbi, surprising revelation, small town life, paranormal, paranormal activity, special agents, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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666 Park Avenue (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: What would you do to have everything you desire? Step inside 666 Park Avenue, New York's most seductive address. We all have some burning needs, desires and ambitions. For the residents of The Drake, the premier apartment building on ...
Style: scary, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, god or devil, wish come true, fear, nightmare, desire, obsession, good versus evil, neighbor, temptation, dream come true, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Twilight Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Twilight Zone is a 2002 revival of Rod Serling's 1950/60s television series, The Twilight Zone. It aired for one season on the UPN network, with actor Forest Whitaker assuming Serling's role as narrator and on-screen host. The series ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, mind bending, twists and turns, stylized ...
Plot: surrealism, supernatural, supernatural power, trapped, adventure, investigation, mystery, paranormal phenomena, supernatural ability, totalitarianism, german, nazism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 376
Glory Days (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Wunderkind author Mike Dolan achieved literary fame at age 21 with a steamy expose on his seemingly idyllic Maine town. Four years later, he hasn't written another word and reluctantly returns home in search of an antidote ... where he is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, atmospheric
Plot: conspiracy, amateur detective, investigation, mystery, writer's life, uncover truth, crimes, supernatural, mysterious death, creative block, life is a bitch, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Stir of Echoes: The Homecoming (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A soldier returns home from the Iraq war only to be haunted by visions of the dead.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, scary
Plot: ghost, murder, family in danger, mental illness, supernatural romance, uncover truth, supernatural ability, supernatural, afterlife, family problems, haunted by the past, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Visitation (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Antioch, the former Father Travis Jordan lost his faith on God three years ago when his beloved wife was murdered and the criminals never found. Suddenly, miracles happen in the little town: the son of the newcomer and veterinary Morgan Elliot ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: small town, terminal illness, supernatural, murder, miraculous event, church, mysterious character, mystery, investigation, supernatural ability, healing power, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.3
 6K
The Guardian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The idyllic lives of Phil and Kate seem complete when they select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child. But the lovely young Camilla s not what she appears to be.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, slasher, atmospheric ...
Plot: nanny, supernatural, hidden identity, mysterious character, death, babies and infants, curses spells and rituals, sacrifice, witch, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.5
 2K
Ghost Lake (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rebecca Haster blames herself for the death of her parents and decides to spend sometime alone in the lakeside cottage of her parents in Rushford Lake. She meets Stan James on the road and gives a lift to the stranger. Later they become friends, ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: isolation, small town, mystery, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, ghost, zombie, mentally unstable, dealing with death, small town life, resort, family in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.8
 69
Shadow Bound (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to Veritas. It is an old place. A place with a long memory. A city of shadows and hidden terrors long forgotten by the modern world of 1931. But some things in the shadows are best left forgotten... SHADOW BOUND follows famed pulp horror ...
Style: gothic, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, investigation, uncover truth, writer's life, losing-it hero, rivalry, dishonesty, good versus evil, mystery, small town, conspiracy, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rise of the Dead (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In the sleepy small town of Dudley, Ohio, a terrifying future awaits. Laura is almost raped by a normal lawyer who appears to have gone crazy. When her boyfriend, Jack Walther saves her by running him over with her car, the cops don't buy the ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, scary ...
Plot: zombie, isolation, rivalry, supernatural, crimes, small town, ghost, pregnancy, possession, survival, murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 2K
Revelations (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Set just before the start of Armageddon, the mini-series will follow two central characters, a physicist and a nun, who are racing against the clock to see if the end of the world apocalypse can be averted. Bill Pullman plays Dr. Richard Massey, a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak
Plot: nun, end of the world, save the world, race against time, murder, investigation, mysterious character, mystery, uncover truth, amateur detective, supernatural, apocalypse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Remake of Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (1920). Shot entirely on green screen. Some exact shots from the 1920 film were superimposed to properly replicate the original. Francis relates the story of traveling magician Dr. Caligari and Cesare. Their ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, surreal, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, serial killer, crimes, supernatural ability, mystery, wizards and magicians, manipulation, rivalry, police detective, investigation, hypnosis, woman in danger ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
An American Haunting (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, Romania, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Based on the true events of the only case in US History where a spirit caused the death of a man.
Style: tense, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, family, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, curse, family relations, supernatural, justice, witch, chase, death, school ...
Time: 19th century, 2000s, 1810s, year 2006
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%