Movies and TV shows like The Vampire Diaries

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The Vampire Diaries (2009)
 7.7
 271K
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, supernatural, love triangle, werewolf, vampire human love, high school, dangerous attraction, immortality, teen romance, supernatural power, youth, supernatural romance, love and romance, teenage life, imaginary, siblings relations, small town, popularity, diary, high school life, small town life, couples, fall in love, witch, student ...
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, werewolf, high school, imaginary, youth, vampire and love and romance 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
 111K
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, supernatural, witch, immortality, supernatural romance, magical, dangerous attraction, rivalry, family relations, love and romance, 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: romantic, mysterious, suspenseful, captivating, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, supernatural romance, werewolf, supernatural power, witch, vampire, teenage life, school, hybrid, friendship between teens, monster, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.6
 121K
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 ability, supernatural, supernatural power, high school, teenage love, teenage life, youth, life turned upside down, high school life, school, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, california, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 411K
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, forbidden love, supernatural, youth, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, fall in love, teenage love, couples, true love, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., arizona, phoenix arizona, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: mysterious, enigmatic, twists and turns, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, witchcraft, teenage life, teenage love, high school, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, youth, small town, supernatural ability, classmate ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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, good versus evil, werewolf, teenage love, chosen one, love and romance, legends and myths, adventure, danger, vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 human love, vampire, supernatural romance, romance, supernatural, dangerous attraction, supernatural power, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary, high school, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., italy, washington state, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, vampire human love, supernatural ability, academy, good versus evil, rivalry, best friends, supernatural, youth, school, danger, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: montana, oregon, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 224K
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 ⇓
79%
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: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, supernatural romance, teen romance, love and romance, graduation, friendship, love triangle, rivalry, immortality, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, atmospheric, sentimental, psychotronic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, supernatural romance, immortality, romance, wolf pack, love and romance, friends, protective parent, rivalry, bloodsucker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 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: supernatural power, vampire, werewolf, good versus evil, magic, female protagonist, demon, supernatural, teenage girl, strong female character, friendship, family secret ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: romantic, atmospheric, sentimental, 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, 2010s, 2000s
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, usa, washington d.c., brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, witch, supernatural, fallen angel, werewolf, demon, small town life, hell, psychic power, vampire human love, mercenary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, witch, youth, love and romance, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, family secret, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, werewolf, family relations, supernatural power, imaginary, family in danger, youth, lifestyle, danger, suburban life, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 8.4
 374K
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, good versus evil, supernatural ability, ghost, demon, characters in danger, angel, paranormal, vampire, killings, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1983, year 1978 ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ 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, demon, double life, destiny, hereditary gift of witchcraft ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 106K
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, police detective, good versus evil, life turned upside down, hunt down, werewolf, evil force, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ 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, supernatural, vampire slayer, supernatural ability, vampire human love, monster, double life, supernatural romance, prophecy, teenage love ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 19th century ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 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, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, wolf, secret identity, double life, danger, imaginary, strong female character, self defense, mystery, blood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.2
 123
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, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: benign alien, forbidden love, supernatural romance, teenage life, teenage love, high school life, popularity, fall in love, alien encounter, newcomer, love and romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
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, high school, popularity, friends, youth, haunted by the past, high school life, disappearance, gossip and rumors ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, vampire human love, witch, female protagonist, love and romance, supernatural, danger, impossible love, magic, culture clash, demon, book ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.4
 147K
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, betrayal, love and romance, friends, gossip and rumors, party, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.0
 107K
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, friends, small town, friendship, murder, love triangle, crimes, teenage life, family relations, investigation, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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%
 5.6
 74K
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: fairy tale, romantic, captivating, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: romance, unlikely couple, love, curses spells and rituals, physical appearance, youth, teenage love, self discovery, true love, fall in love, love and romance, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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, suspenseful, light, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, investigation, reporter, supernatural, fall in love, impossible love, immortality, supernatural ability, supernatural romance, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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