Movies and TV shows like The Vampire Diaries

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The Vampire Diaries (2009)
 7.7
 310K
The Vampire Diaries (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, teen drama
Plot: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, supernatural romance, vampire human love, werewolf, high school, immortality, dangerous attraction, teen romance, supernatural power, youth, love and romance, teenage life, couples, witch, vampirism, small town, good versus evil, siblings relations, student, high school life, rivalry, popularity, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, 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, exciting, suspenseful and captivating films and TV series with plots about supernatural, imaginary, werewolf, supernatural power, high school, friendship and danger mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Vampire Diaries: The Originals (2013), Legacies (2018), Twilight (2008), Teen Wolf (2011), The Secret Circle (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.3
 131K
The Originals (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: tense, exciting, stylized, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, witch, supernatural, supernatural romance, immortality, magical, love and romance, dangerous attraction, rivalry, power struggle, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
96%
 7.3
 29K
Legacies (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, teen drama
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, supernatural power, witch, supernatural romance, vampire, hybrid, save the world, monster, teenager, school, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.3
 454K
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: romantic, sexy, touching, sentimental, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, forbidden love, fall in love, supernatural, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, youth, teenage love, true love, couples, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington state, washington d.c., usa, phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.8
 142K
Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
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, teen drama
Plot: werewolf, supernatural ability, supernatural, high school, supernatural power, teenage love, teenage life, friends, transformation, teen romance, life turned upside down, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, mexico, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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The Secret Circle (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: twists and turns, mysterious, captivating, enigmatic, serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, teenage life, witchcraft, high school, curses spells and rituals, teenage love, supernatural ability, supernatural power, youth, small town, classmate ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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: romantic, touching, sentimental, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: vampire human love, vampire, werewolf, supernatural romance, supernatural power, romance, supernatural, high school, dangerous attraction, uninhibited rivalry, good versus evil, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., italy, washington state, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, sexy, suspenseful, semi serious, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, academy, supernatural ability, vampire human love, good versus evil, youth, school, rivalry, female vampire, supernatural, best friends, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, montana, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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, dark fantasy, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, teenage love, supernatural, angel, werewolf, good versus evil, love and romance, chosen one, legends and myths, heroine, supernatural ability, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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 6.6
 61K
Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: tense, captivating, serious, gothic, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: supernatural power, vampire, werewolf, demon, good versus evil, female protagonist, magic, supernatural being, supernatural, strong female character, teenage girl, 18 year old ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, 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, sentimental, touching, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire human love, supernatural romance, vampire, werewolf, teen romance, wolf, protective male, love triangle, vampirism, beautiful scenery, female vampire, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa, washington state, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, touching, sentimental, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire, supernatural romance, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, romance, love and romance, vampirism, female vampire, hybrid, supernatural, immortality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: rio de janeiro, washington d.c., latin america, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: atmospheric, sentimental, psychotronic, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: werewolf, vampire, supernatural romance, vampire human love, immortality, romance, bloodsucker, impossible love, supernatural being, female vampire, protective parent, vampire vs vampire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.1
 49K
The Covenant (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, friendship between men, youth, teenager, supernatural, chase, magic, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.9
 241K
True Blood (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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, supernatural, couple relations, small town life, seduction, supernatural ability, love and romance, unlikely couple, love affair, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ 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: romantic, emotional, light, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, teenage love, forbidden love, youth, witch, supernatural ability, supernatural, love and romance, love, teenage life, curses spells and rituals, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 8.5
 427K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, demon, supernatural power, ghost, vampire, angel, creature, death, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.9
 117K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, werewolf, police detective, supernatural ability, monster, good versus evil, police investigation, life turned upside down, partners against crime, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: oregon, portland oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.0
 18K
Bitten (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, exciting, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, wolf, supernatural, strong female character, mystery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rivalry, wolf pack, double life, bodies, secret identity, female werewolf ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, new york, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Midnight, Texas (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, mystical, sentimental, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: fallen angel, angel, werewolf, witch, vampire, supernatural, vampire human love, psychic power, demon, small town life, hell, mercenary ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.1
 8K
The Gates (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: vampire, supernatural, werewolf, supernatural power, witch, youth, family relations, family in danger, suburban life, lifestyle, neighbor, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.1
 82K
Charmed (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural, female protagonist, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, magic, good versus evil, double life, hereditary gift of witchcraft, demon, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 90s, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, light ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: vampire, chosen one, vampire slayer, supernatural, supernatural romance, high school, vampire human love, supernatural ability, double life, good versus evil, prophecy, monster ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 2000s ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Witches of East End (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Melissa de la Cruz's best-selling novel, "Witches of East End" centers on the adventures of Joanna Beauchamp and her two adult daughters Freya and Ingrid -- both of whom unknowingly are their family's next generation of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, immortality, magic, supernatural ability, creature, family secret, siblings relations, family relations, foreknowledge, magical ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: long island, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 18K
Star-Crossed (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: supernatural romance, benign alien, forbidden love, unlikely couple, interspecies romance, teenage love, teenage life, popularity, fall in love, newcomer, alien encounter, high school life ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
A Discovery of Witches (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, stylized, captivating, scenic, twists and turns ...
Plot: witch, vampire human love, magic, vampire, interspecies romance, love and romance, witchcraft, impossible love, supernatural, female protagonist, demon, romance ...
Place: london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Beauty and the Beast (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Catherine Chandler is a smart, no-nonsense homicide detective. When she was a teenager, she witnessed the murder of her mother at the hands of two gunmen and herself was saved by someone – or something. Years have passed and while ...
Style: touching, sentimental, fairy tale, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: beast, superhuman powers, opposites attract, female detective, love and romance, impossible love, unlikely couple, fall in love, monster, couples, ex soldier, beauty and the beast ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Pretty Little Liars (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, neo noir
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, teen drama
Plot: high school, friends, blackmail, friendship, threat, youth, best friends, gossip and rumors, high school life, mysterious character, teenage life, popularity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.5
 29K
Kyle XY (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban family that takes in a mysterious teen naive to the world around him. As Kyle begins to show signs of brilliance, solving the mystery of his origin and potential abilities becomes the family's mission.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, entertaining, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, genius, teenage life, experiment, self discovery, foster child, mysterious character, teenage love, teaching the ways of the world, supernatural, cloning, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 24K
Moonlight (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, investigation, supernatural ability, reporter, immortality, fall in love, impossible love, supernatural romance, supernatural, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.0
 157
Split (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: high school, vampire, good versus evil, supernatural romance, friendship, supernatural, high school life, friends, youth, love triangle, teenage love, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%