Movies and TV shows like The Vampire Diaries

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The Vampire Diaries (2009)
 7.7
 264K
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, high school, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, youth, immortality, werewolf, supernatural romance, small town, teenage life, love and romance, small town life, teen romance, high school life, popularity, couples, diary, siblings relations, fall in love, teen angst, student, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: virginia, usa

Most similar movies to The Vampire Diaries

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and sentimental films and TV series with plots about supernatural, imaginary, vampire, love and romance, werewolf, friendship and youth mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Vampire Diaries: The Originals (2013), Legacies (2018), Teen Wolf (2011), True Blood (2008), Twilight (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.2
 107K
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: captivating, exciting, tense, stylized, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, witch, immortality, magical, supernatural romance, rivalry, dangerous attraction, secret, siblings relations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 7K
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, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural romance, vampire, supernatural power, witch, supernatural, school, werewolf, teenage life, forbidden love, telekinesis, mentor, lesbian relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 117K
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, humorous, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural ability, teenage life, high school, teenage love, supernatural, life turned upside down, supernatural power, school, youth, high school life, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico, california, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 220K
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, small town life, supernatural, couple relations, love affair, supernatural ability, love and romance, unlikely couple, death, young people ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 399K
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: touching, sexy, sentimental, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, supernatural romance, supernatural, true love, teenage love, fall in love, small town, couples, impossible love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington state, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: sentimental, atmospheric, serious, ridiculous, erotic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, immortality, werewolf, vampire human love, wolf pack, romance, young lovers, couples, impossible love, grudge, super strength ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
Genre: Action, 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: romantic, atmospheric, sentimental, gothic, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, supernatural, romance, impossible love, small town, relationships, young lovers, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: latin america, usa, rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, 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, sentimental, romantic, atmospheric, gothic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, vampire human love, supernatural romance, supernatural, romance, dangerous attraction, young lovers, uninhibited rivalry, lovers apart, high school, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, italy, washington state, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: enigmatic, mysterious, twists and turns, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, teenage life, small town, curses spells and rituals, teenage love, high school, classmates, supernatural ability, supernatural power, small town life, witchcraft ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: serious, atmospheric, gloomy, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, werewolf, vampire human love, graduation, teen romance, dangerous attraction, friendship, love triangle, rivalry, young lovers, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)
Genre: Action, 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, chick flick
Plot: good versus evil, angel, supernatural, teenage love, werewolf, supernatural romance, chosen one, love and romance, adventure, danger, supernatural ability, vampire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 47K
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, werewolf, supernatural power, magic, good versus evil, demon, female protagonist, strong female character, friendship, supernatural, family secret, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: disturbing, romantic, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, angel, witch, fallen angel, small town life, werewolf, demon, supernatural, mercenary, hell, vampire human love, psychic power
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 16K
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, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: benign alien, forbidden love, supernatural romance, teenage love, high school life, space and aliens, alien encounter, teenage life, love and romance, popularity, fall in love, newcomer ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, academy, danger, best friends, youth, good versus evil, school, rivalry, supernatural ability, supernatural, young heroes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: montana, oregon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, romantic, scenic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, supernatural, supernatural romance, forbidden love, love and romance, teenage life, small town, supernatural ability, youth, witch, love, family secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 70K
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, humorous, exciting, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural ability, witch, supernatural, good versus evil, female protagonist, curses spells and rituals, double life, witchcraft, family relations, demon, destiny, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, contemporary, 90s ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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
Plot: witch, vampire, vampire human love, love and romance, impossible love, danger, supernatural, culture clash, female protagonist, magic, book, adaptation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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, suspenseful, captivating, dark humor, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, double life, supernatural, supernatural ability, chosen one, high school, vampire slayer, teenage love, monster, supernatural romance, good versus evil, magical ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: california, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.8
 104K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: 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: creature, supernatural, legends and myths, police detective, good versus evil, life turned upside down, hunt down, supernatural ability, monster, werewolf, evil force, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.4
 357K
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, serious, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, supernatural ability, demon, good versus evil, monster, search, angel, death, killings, characters in danger, peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, 1990s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 118
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: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, teenage love, love triangle, supernatural, high school life, good versus evil, youth, friendship, supernatural romance, high school, love and romance, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.6
 73K
Beastly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the ...
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, love, physical appearance, self discovery, true love, teenage love, fall in love, high school hunk, love and romance, curses spells and rituals, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 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
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, danger, youth, family in danger, imaginary, werewolf, neighbor, monster, boyfriend, police detective, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.2
 6K
Blood Ties (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Blood Ties is a Canadian television series based on the Blood Books by Tanya Huff; the show was created by Peter Mohan. It is set in Toronto, Canada and has a similar premise to an earlier series also set in Toronto, Forever Knight, in which a ...
Style: rough, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, love and romance, love triangle, supernatural, vampire human love, danger, private detective, immortality, supernatural romance, investigation, mystery, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: secret, best friends, youth, high school, friendship, blackmail, threat, haunted by the past, disappearance, gossip and rumors, murder, leader ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.6
 67K
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: sincere, touching, captivating, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, couple relations, high school, friendship, high school life, rivalry, teenage love, athlete's life, basketball, ambitious, rivals, abandoned ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.6
 23K
Moonlight (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mick St. John is a captivating, charming and immortal private investigator from Los Angeles, who defies the traditional blood-sucking norms of his vampire tendencies by using his wit and powerful supernatural abilities to help the living.
Style: witty, serious, suspenseful, light
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, investigation, supernatural romance, reporter, impossible love, crimes, fall in love, friends, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 15K
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, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, wolf, danger, secret identity, double life, self defense, mystery, blood, imaginary, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 94K
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: captivating, biting, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: high school, small town, friends, teenage life, friendship, youth, love triangle, murder, investigation, parents and children, crimes, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%