Movies and TV shows like The Vampire Diaries

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The Vampire Diaries (2009)
 7.7
 273K
The Vampire Diaries (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The story of two vampire brothers obsessed with the same girl, who bears a striking resemblance to the beautiful but ruthless vampire they knew and loved in 1864.
Style: romantic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, vampire human love, werewolf, dangerous attraction, high school, teen romance, immortality, supernatural power, youth, supernatural romance, teenage life, love and romance, high school life, imaginary, siblings relations, small town, student, popularity, diary, small town life, couples, fall in love, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century, 2000s, 2010s, 1860s
Place: virginia, usa

Most similar movies to The Vampire Diaries

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and captivating films and TV series with plots about supernatural, high school, werewolf, youth, friendship, imaginary and supernatural power mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Vampire Diaries: The Originals (2013), Legacies (2018), Teen Wolf (2011), Twilight (2008), The Secret Circle (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.2
 113K
The Originals (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A spin-off from The Vampire Diaries and set in New Orleans, The Originals centers on the Mikaelson siblings, otherwise known as the world's original vampires: Klaus, Elijah, and Rebekah. Now Klaus must take down his protégé, Marcel, who is ...
Style: stylized, tense, exciting, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, witch, supernatural, immortality, supernatural romance, magical, dangerous attraction, rivalry, love and romance, family relations, power struggle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.5
 16K
Legacies (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: In a place where young witches, vampires, and werewolves are nurtured to be their best selves in spite of their worst impulses, Klaus Mikaelson’s daughter, 17-year-old Hope Mikaelson, Alaric Saltzman’s twins, Lizzie and Josie Saltzman, among ...
Style: mysterious, romantic, suspenseful, captivating, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, supernatural romance, supernatural power, werewolf, witch, vampire, hybrid, teenage life, school, friendship between teens, monster, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.6
 122K
Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills has his life drastically changed when he's bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. He must henceforth learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, serious, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, supernatural ability, teenage love, high school, supernatural power, teenage life, life turned upside down, transformation, youth, friends, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, california, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 5.2
 414K
Twilight (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she starts school and meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward's repeated ...
Style: sexy, touching, sentimental, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, supernatural, forbidden love, youth, dangerous attraction, fall in love, supernatural romance, teenage love, couples, true love, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., phoenix arizona, washington state, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
The Secret Circle (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After her mother dies in a fire, Cassie Blake moves in with her grandmother in the beautiful small town of Chance Harbor, Washington. As Cassie gets to know her high school classmates, including sweet-natured Diana and her boyfriend Adam, brooding ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, mysterious, enigmatic, serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, witchcraft, teenage life, teenage love, supernatural power, high school, curses spells and rituals, youth, small town, supernatural ability, classmate ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Forks, Washington resident Bella Swan is reeling from the departure of her vampire love, Edward Cullen, and finds comfort in her friendship with Jacob Black, a werewolf. But before she knows it, she's thrust into a centuries-old conflict, and ...
Style: touching, atmospheric, sentimental, romantic, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, supernatural romance, romance, supernatural, dangerous attraction, supernatural power, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary, high school, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., italy, washington state, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger as Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge. In the midst of it all, she is forced to choose between her love for Edward and her ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, exciting, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, vampire human love, supernatural romance, teen romance, love and romance, graduation, friendship, love triangle, rivalry, immortality, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa, seattle washington, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In New York City, Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager, learns that she is descended from a line of Shadowhunters — half-angel warriors who protect humanity from evil forces. After her mother disappears, Clary joins forces with a group of ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, sexy, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, supernatural, angel, teenage love, good versus evil, werewolf, chosen one, love and romance, supernatural ability, legends and myths, heroine, vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Movie in collections
Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, sexy, semi serious, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, best friends, vampire human love, academy, good versus evil, rivalry, supernatural, youth, school, danger, female vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, montana, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.8
 225K
True Blood (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 800 min.
Story: True Blood is an American television drama series created and produced by Alan Ball. It is based on The Southern Vampire Mysteries series of novels by Charlaine Harris, detailing the co-existence of vampires and humans in Bon Temps, a fictional, ...
Style: sexy, tense, stylized, serious, sexual ...
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, young people, supernatural, small town life, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, supernatural ability, unlikely couple, immortality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.
Style: serious, sentimental, atmospheric, psychotronic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, supernatural romance, immortality, romance, protective parent, wolf pack, love and romance, rivalry, friends, bloodsucker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The new found married bliss of Bella Swan and vampire Edward Cullen is cut short when a series of betrayals and misfortunes threatens to destroy their world. Bella soon discovers she is pregnant, and during a nearly fatal childbirth, Edward finally ...
Style: atmospheric, sentimental, romantic, gothic, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, supernatural romance, romance, dangerous attraction, supernatural, impossible love, love and romance, small town, relationships, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, washington d.c., usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.6
 50K
Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When Clary Fray's mother has disappeared, Clary joins a band of Shadowhunters; demon killing hunters, and gets caught up in a plan to save the world.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, gothic, bleak
Audience: teen drama
Plot: vampire, supernatural power, werewolf, good versus evil, magic, demon, female protagonist, supernatural, teenage girl, strong female character, friendship, family secret ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.1
 73K
Charmed (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Three sisters (Prue, Piper and Phoebe) reunite and unlock their powers to become the Charmed Ones, the most powerful good witches of all time, whose prophesied destiny is to protect innocent lives from evil beings such as demons and warlocks. Each ...
Style: feel good, enigmatic, exciting, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural, female protagonist, supernatural ability, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, family relations, double life, hereditary gift of witchcraft, destiny, demon ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Midnight, Texas (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Welcome to a place where being normal is really quite strange. In a remote Texas town no one is who they seem. From vampires and witches to psychics and hit men, Midnight is a mysterious safe haven for those who are different. As the town members ...
Style: romantic, disturbing, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: angel, vampire, supernatural, witch, fallen angel, werewolf, vampire human love, demon, psychic power, small town life, hell, mercenary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Beautiful Creatures (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Ethan Wate just wants to get to know Lena Duchannes better, but unbeknownst to him, Lena has strange powers. As Lena's 16th birthday approaches she might decide her fate, to be good or evil. A choice which will impact her relationship forever.
Style: emotional, captivating, light, serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, teenage love, forbidden love, supernatural ability, supernatural, witch, youth, teenage life, love and romance, curses spells and rituals, romance, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Into every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world, a chosen one. She alone will wield the strength and skill to fight the vampires, demons, and the forces of darkness; to stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number. ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, high school, chosen one, vampire slayer, supernatural, vampire human love, supernatural ability, supernatural romance, double life, monster, prophecy, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.1
 8K
The Gates (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Like most families that settle inside The Gates, the Monahans are unmoored from a complicated life they abandoned in Chicago. There's something very different about this place, almost... haunting. Named the new police chief of The Gates, Nick ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, vampire, supernatural power, werewolf, youth, family relations, imaginary, family in danger, lifestyle, danger, suburban life, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 107K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he's descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms," he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, monster, supernatural ability, police detective, life turned upside down, good versus evil, hunt down, werewolf, imaginary, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.4
 376K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, supernatural ability, good versus evil, ghost, supernatural power, demon, angel, vampire, god or devil, characters in danger, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1983, year 1978 ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.2
 121
Split (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Follows Ella Rosen who discovers her identity, as a half-vampire, half-human, when she starts at Green High whose principal is secretly the head of 'The Order of the Blood' an order which is devoted to cleansing the world of vampires.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, teenage love, good versus evil, friendship, high school life, supernatural romance, imaginary, youth, high school, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Pretty Little Liars (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Based on the Pretty Little Liars series of young adult novels by Sara Shepard, the series follows the lives of four girls — Spencer, Hanna, Aria, and Emily — whose clique falls apart after the disappearance of their queen bee, Alison. One year ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama, family outing
Plot: friendship, blackmail, threat, best friends, friends, high school, youth, popularity, high school life, haunted by the past, disappearance, gossip and rumors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.0
 16K
Bitten (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Elena Micheals thought she left the world of supernatural behind when she left Stonehaven behind 'for good this time' she thought. Until the night she got the mysterious call from her pack leader asking her to come back. So now she is ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, wolf, secret identity, double life, danger, imaginary, self defense, strong female character, mystery, blood, bodies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 17K
Star-Crossed (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Emery was 6 years old, an alien spacecraft crash-landed in her small town. Whether they came in peace or with more sinister intentions didn't matter: a fierce battle erupted as humans fought for control over their new rivals, an alien ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural romance, benign alien, forbidden love, teenage life, popularity, teenage love, fall in love, alien encounter, newcomer, unlikely couple, high school life, love and romance ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
A Discovery of Witches (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Diana Bishop, historian and witch, accesses Ashmole 782 and knows she must solve its mysteries. She is offered help by the enigmatic Matthew Clairmont, but he's a vampire and witches should never trust vampires.
Style: romantic, captivating, stylized, scenic, twists and turns
Plot: vampire human love, vampire, witch, female protagonist, love and romance, supernatural, danger, impossible love, magic, demon, culture clash, book ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 46K
The Covenant (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four young men who belong to a supernatural legacy are forced to battle a fifth power long thought to have died out. Another great force they must contend with is the jealousy and suspicion that threatens to tear them apart.
Style: atmospheric, gothic, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, youth, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, teenager, supernatural, witches, chase, magic, rivalry, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
House of Anubis (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: House of Anubis is a jointly Nickelodeon British, American, and Belgian mystery television series based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis aired in the Netherlands and Belgium. The series was created by Hans Bourlon and Gert ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, light
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: boarding school life, boarding school, young heroes, friends, school, disappearance, youth, investigation, teenage life, riddles and clues, popularity, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.4
 148K
Gossip Girl (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Gossip Girl is an American teen drama television series based on the book series of the same name written by Cecily von Ziegesar. The series, created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, originally ran on The CW for six seasons from September 19, ...
Style: witty, talky, stylized, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama, date night
Plot: teenage love, high school, popularity, youth, love triangle, lifestyle, love and romance, friends, betrayal, gossip and rumors, high society, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.7
 70K
One Tree Hill (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the fictional small town of Tree Hill, North Carolina, this teen-driven drama tells the story of two half brothers, who share a last name and nothing else. Brooding, blue-collar Lucas is a talented street-side basketball player, but his ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, couple relations, friendship, high school, basketball, teenage love, high school life, step siblings, rivalry, family relations, athlete's life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
 109K
Riverdale (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Set in the present, the series offers a bold, subversive take on Archie, Betty, Veronica and their friends, exploring the surreality of small-town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale’s wholesome facade.
Style: tense, biting, suspenseful, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, youth, small town, friendship, friends, love triangle, murder, crimes, teenage life, family relations, investigation, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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