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Salem's Lot (1979)
 6.8
 20K
Salem's Lot (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 184 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, serious, cult film, psychotronic, macabre, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, small town, murder, adultery, supernatural, missing person, mysterious character, mystery, danger, curses spells and rituals, curse, writers, good versus evil, zombie, crimes, ghost, supernatural ability, dealer, small town life, imaginary, network, escapades, deadly, rivalry, house ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey

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Most similar movies to Salem's Lot

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and psychotronic films and TV series with plots about danger, supernatural, deadly, murder, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals and vampire mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Salem's Lot: Lust for a Vampire (1971), Salem (2014), Scars of Dracula (1970), Deathmaster (1972), Life Blood (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: vampire, hospital, good versus evil, small town, murder, priest, danger, supernatural, mysterious character, mystery, rivalry, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maine, israel, usa, middle east, detroit
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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: suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious, tense ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, harvest, ritual, cult, village, village life, small town life, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, social relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, atmospheric, scary, gothic, serious ...
Plot: vampire, mystery, dangerous attraction, fall in love, supernatural, femme fatale, mysterious character, crimes, serial killer, danger, curses spells and rituals, village ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1830s, georgian era, 15th century ...
Place: europe, england, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 22K
Salem (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the volatile world of 17th century Massachusetts, 'Salem' explores what really fueled the town's infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind the veil of this infamous period in American ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, stylized
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, evil force, society, religions or cults, danger, punishment, supernatural, supernatural ability, devil, love affair ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Scars of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 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: gothic, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, good versus evil, village, bite mark, castle, priest, coffin, supernatural ability, supernatural, dangerous attraction, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
 317
Deathmaster (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Quarry is a mysterious stranger with cult like following of hippies. Rather than showing them peace and love, he has more sinister plans for them as he is a vampire.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, beach, hippie, small town life, supernatural, danger, gang, deadly, aging, mysterious character, murder, small town ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.9
 821
Life Blood (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Forty years ago a supernatural force vanquished Brooke and Rhea, a sexy lipstick lesbian couple, after they committed an inconceivable murder. Now, on New Year's Eve, they'll rise from the dead. Still hot and still a couple, they're ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, deadly, clergy, crimes, supernatural, vampire, imaginary, danger, small town, tv show, good versus evil, television show ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Vampire Circus (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a spate of murders, the villagers of Schtettel kill the depraved perpetrator, Count Mitterhouse. Fifteen years later the Circus of Nights appeared in the plague-ridden village and its performers include Mitterhouse's mistress, children ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic, tense ...
Plot: vampire, forest, plague, circus, mysterious character, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, criminal's revenge, danger, good versus evil, deadly creature, supernatural ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.8
 532
Haunts (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman haunted by psychosexual nightmares begins to believe her father is responsible for a series of scissor-murders.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: murder, farm, repression, mental illness, village, small town, zombie, serial killer, slasher, supernatural, gory, social relations ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Graveyard Shift (1990)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community's top business: a large textile mill. He is hired to work the "graveyard shift" -- from around midnight to ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rat, supernatural, slasher, gory, survival, uncover truth, deadly, rescue, deadly creature, dangerous animal, danger, workplace ...
Time: 80s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: gothic horror, vampire, blood, woman in danger, good versus evil, crucifix, stalking, vengeance, zombie, supernatural, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Amityville Horror (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: George Lutz and his wife Kathleen, move into their Long Island dream house with their children only for their lives to be turned into a hellish nightmare. The legacy of a murder committed in the house gradually affects the family and a priest is ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, macabre, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, murder, family in danger, paranormal, indian burial ground, haunted, danger, mystery, deadly, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975, year 1974
Place: long island, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Amityville: It's About Time (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an old clock arrives at home as a gift, strange things begin to happen. The family that proudly assigned a privileged place to the clock in the living room, is unaware that this thing is a link to an old and evil house...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, bloody, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, gory, deadly, supernatural ability, parents and children, murder, danger, suburbs ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Witchouse II: Blood Coven (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When an old house in a small town is razed to make way for a shopping mall, the crew unearths four unmarked graves. A professor from a nearby university is asked to find out who the bodies are, but when she and her students arrive in town and begin ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, small town, ghost, murder, demon, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, vengeance, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Prison of the Dead (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Kristof, an eccentric rich kid, tricks his high school friends into getting back together for a reunion of sorts, under the pretense of a funeral. The group of twenty-somethings is forced to spend the night in an old abandoned witches' prison. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, danger, ghost, prank, supernatural, survival, curses spells and rituals, seance, deadly, buddies, supernatural power, funeral ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.9
 61
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: suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, gothic, silent film ...
Plot: investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, dishonesty, rivalry, danger, good versus evil, mystery, deadly, writer's life, losing-it hero, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Vengeance of the Zombies (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Indian mystic uses magical chants to raise women from the dead, then sends them out to perform revenge killings for him.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: zombie, devil worship, murder, vampire, investigation, revenge, morgue, danger, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, escapades, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 451
Darkness (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small community is besieged by vampires. After he watches friends ravaged in a convenience store, a lone avenger goes off to do battle with the undead, armed with shotgun, chainsaw, and Holy water. Later he finds other survivors and they try to ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, scary, gothic ...
Plot: vampire, zombie, battles, blood, gore, heroes, survival, small town, store, vengeance, small town life, teenage life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: suspenseful, stylized, scary, serious, tense ...
Plot: vampire, sister sister relationship, orphan, satanism, castle, dangerous attraction, supernatural, twin sister, good versus evil, mysterious character, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1700s, 18th century ...
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Blood Descendants (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A hundred years after being brutally murdered by the justice-seeking citizens of a small town, a supernatural killer fulfills his promise to return from the grave and seek vengeance against the descendents of the people who slaughtered him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak
Plot: slasher, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, murder, vengeance, deadly, supernatural, crimes, danger, ghost, serial killer, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.
Style: anthology, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: vampire, haunted house, curse, murder, inspector, wax museum, supernatural, danger, ghost, investigation, psychopath, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard, scotland, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Deadtime Stories (2009)
Genre: Horror
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, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, missing person, urban legend, danger, deadly creature, obsession, murder, mysterious death, dismembered body, vampire, deadly, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 2.6
 329
Doctor Dracula (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An evil hypnotist puts a beautiful woman under his spell.
Style: rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, supernatural, clergy, mysterious character, zombie, good versus evil, supernatural ability, danger, obsessive quest, heroes, mentally unstable, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, small town, priest, blood, howling, supernatural, vampire, disorder, gory, under the surface, sexual content, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Amityville Dollhouse (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A dollhouse that is a replica of the infamous Amityville haunted house is given to a little girl. Soon after, all sorts of horrible unexplained accidents start to happen. The family must work together to fight off the terrifying evil that has ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, haunted house, occult, supernatural, supernatural ability, missing child, curses spells and rituals, family in danger, family problems, danger, dollhouse, paranormal phenomena ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 6K
Blood Feast (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In the sleepy suburbs of Miami, seemingly normal Egyptian immigrant Fuad Ramses (Mal Arnold) runs a successful catering business. He also murders young women and plans to use their body parts to revive the goddess Ishtar. The insane Ramses ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, zombie, gory, supernatural, woman in danger, good versus evil, supernatural ability, deadly, danger ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Grave of the Vampire (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A vampire awakens from a long sleep to attack a couple making love in a graveyard. He then rapes the woman, who later gives birth to his son. The newborn infant will only drink blood from his mother's breast.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: vampire, graphic violence, parents and children, track down, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, gory, family relations, chases and races, imaginary, supernatural, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 24K
Silver Bullet (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The small city of Tarker's Mill is startled by a series of sadistic murders. The population fears that this is the work of a maniac. During a search a mysterious, hairy creature is observed. This strange appearance is noticed once a month. ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, atmospheric, cult film ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: beast, werewolf, small town, danger, escapades, social relations, deadly, murder, transformation, dangerous animal, curfew, catholic priest ...
Time: 80s, year 1976, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 6K
Asylum (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young psychiatrist applies for a job at a mental asylum, and must pass a test by interviewing four patients. He must figure out which of the patients, is in fact, the doctor that he would be replacing if hired.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, psychological, anthology, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, objects come to life, murder, supernatural, serial killer, investigation, mad scientist, mind game, haunted by the past, vengeance, missing person, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 367
Savage Harvest (1994)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The agony and death of the Trail of Tears. A Cherokee elder, desperate to aid his people. Demons bursting into our world to destroy the entire tribe. And a great flood that washes the evil up into our modern world. The demons await the smell of the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: imaginary, buddies, deadly, good versus evil, danger, supernatural ability, youth, rivalry, ghost, deadly creature, escapades, slasher ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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