Movies like Meridian

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Meridian (1990)
 4.9
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Meridian (1990)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Catherine Bomarzini returns to the family castle in Italy after her father's death and gets caught in the web of a mysterious love triangle: a man who is at times repulsive, at others enchanting; and a creature of the night whose gentle eyes and touch reveal his infinitive love and devotion. With the help of Martha, her faithful childhood nanny, and the ghost of a slain young girl, Catherine discovers the medieval curse that threatens their lives and only she can dispel.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful, fairy tale, sexy, erotic, slasher, scary, serious, stylized ...
Plot: curse, monster, human becoming an animal, transformation, castle, beast, afterlife, monster rape, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, love triangle, mystery, destiny, fall in love, dangerous attraction, female nudity, true love, supernatural power, dangerous animal, beauty and the beast, werewolf, erotica, wolf, goth ...
Place: italy, europe

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Most similar movies to Meridian

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, gory, monster, rivalry and blood mostly in Horror, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Meridian: Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992), Gothic (1986), Thirst (2009), The Company of Wolves (1984), Red: Werewolf Hunter (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, dark fantasy, gothic horror ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dracula, monster, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, goth, vampire bite, vampire human love, love affair, supernatural romance, beast ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 15th century, edwardian era, 1890s ...
Place: london, transylvania, england, ottoman empire, europe ...
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100%
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Valerie, a Czechoslovakian teenager living with her grandmother, is blossoming into womanhood, but that transformation proves secondary to the effects she experiences when she puts on a pair of magic earrings. Now seeing the world around her in a ...
Style: fairy tale, surreal, suspenseful, disturbing, gothic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: innocence, sexual awakening, coming of age, grandmother granddaughter relationship, supernatural, menstruation, teenage girl, surrealism, seductive behavior, older man younger woman relationship, wedding night, occult ...
Time: 19th century
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 8K
Gothic (1986)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The year is 1816. A sprawling villa in Switzerland is the setting for a stormy night of madness. On this night of the "Haunted Summer," five famous friends gather around an ancient skull to conjure up their darkest fears. Poets Lord ...
Style: gothic, surreal, scary, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: insanity, surrealism, seance, mystery, hallucination, demon, mind game, mad scientist, obsession, brutality, cult, writers ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 48K
Thirst (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Sang-hyun (Song Kang-ho), a respected priest, volunteers for an experimental procedure that may lead to a cure for a deadly virus. He gets infected and dies, but a blood transfusion of unknown origin brings him back to life as a vampire. Now, ...
Style: scary, dark, sexy, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, deadly virus, priest, experiment gone awry, doctor, murder, infidelity, infection, death, character change, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Company of Wolves (1984)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adaptation of Angela Carter's fairy tales. Young Rosaleen dreams of a village in the dark woods, where Granny tells her cautionary tales in which innocent maidens are tempted by wolves who are hairy on the inside. As Rosaleen grows into ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, surreal, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: werewolf, beast, supernatural, surrealism, grandmother, legends and myths, woman in danger, dream, wolf, medieval, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 18th century, 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Red: Werewolf Hunter (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The modern-day descendant of Little Red Riding Hood brings her fiancé home to meet her family and reveal their occupation as werewolf hunters, but after he is bitten by a werewolf, she must protect him from her own family.
Style: fairy tale, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense ...
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, kidnapping, deadly creature, rivalry, crimes, dangerous animal, siblings relations, curses spells and rituals, human becoming an animal, female protagonist, grandmother granddaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.5
 4K
Subspecies (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The evil vampire villain Radu returns to his hometown of Prejnar, after spending years in exile. He steals the precious blood stone which is said to be bleeding from all saints, from his father and kills him. Meanwhile two American schoolgirls teams ...
Style: slasher, gothic, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, vampire human love, exploitation, monster, creature, folklore, erotica, gypsy, decapitation, artifact, caretaker ...
Time: 90s
Place: transylvania, europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Bloodlust: Subspecies III (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Still in the thrall of the evil vampire Radu, Michelle yearns to be taught the skills of the vampire. Meanwhile, her sister Becky tries to free her from his evil clutches, and this time, she's brought some help.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, monster, castle, body horror, super strength, catacomb, sibling relationship, good versus evil, deadly creature, hidden identity, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.7
 13K
The Keep (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nazis take over an ancient fortress that contains a mysterious entity that wreaks havoc and death upon them.
Style: surreal, gothic, scary, atmospheric, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: world war two, demon, supernatural, nazi, monster, ss, surrealism, magic, good versus evil, vampire, village, military ...
Time: 80s, year 1941
Place: germany, romania, bucharest, black sea, transylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Queen of the Damned (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lestat de Lioncourt is awakened from his slumber. Bored with his existence, he has now become this generation's new Rock God. While in the course of time, another has arisen, Akasha, the Queen of the Vampires and the Dammed. He wants immortal ...
Style: gothic, sexy, atmospheric, suspenseful, light ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: vampire, goth, rock star, vampire human love, immortality, supernatural, vampirism, fatal attraction, brutality, vengeance, female vampire, interspecies romance ...
Time: 1780s, 2000s, 18th century
Place: california, europe, usa, london, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Werewolf Versus the Vampire Woman (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Elvira is travelling through the French countryside with her friend Genevieve, searching for the lost tomb of a medieval murderess and possible vampire, Countess Wandessa. They find a likely site in the castle of Waldemar Daninsky, who invites the ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, sexy, gothic horror ...
Plot: werewolf, vampire, supernatural, deadly creature, resurrection, supernatural ability, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, afterlife, human becoming an animal, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 17K
The Entity (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Barbara Hershey stars as Carla Moran, a hard-working single mother until the night she is raped in her bedroom by someone - or something - that she cannot see. Despite skeptical psychiatrists, she is repeatedly attacked in her car, in the bath, and ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, macabre, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, supernatural, demon rape, ghost, paranormal phenomena, female nudity, sexual assault, nudity (full frontal - brief), invisibility, haunted, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.2
 22K
Cat People (1982)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After years of separation, Irina (Nastassja Kinski) and her minister brother, Paul (Malcolm McDowell), reunite in New Orleans in this erotic tale of the supernatural. When zoologists capture a wild panther, Irina is drawn to the cat -- and the zoo ...
Style: erotic, sexy, scary, sexual, disturbing ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, female nudity, sexuality, voyeurism, werewolf, sex, panther, human sacrifice, erotica, transformation, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 44K
Byzantium (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, atmospheric, dark, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, prostitution, fall in love, mother daughter relationship, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, immortality, female vampire, female protagonist, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: england, ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Edgar Allan Poe's the Black Cat (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mark Ravenna, a famous Italian horror film director, sets out to script his latest film entitled 'Suspiria : De Profundis'. His film is based on Dario ArgentoÆs 'Suspiria' and 'Inferno' and deals with the story of ...
Style: serious, scary, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, cat, demon, supernatural, filmmaking, murder, evil, strong violent content, nudity (full frontal - brief), supernatural ability, artists and showbiz, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Interview with the Vampire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.
Style: gothic, scary, gothic horror, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, immortality, loneliness, goth, vampirism, dark hero, bonding, child vampire, vampire human love, monster as victim, haunted by the past ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1870s, georgian era, 1790s ...
Place: new orleans, paris france, san francisco, louisiana, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Werewolf Woman (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A woman has dreams that she is a werewolf so she goes out and finds men. She proceeds to have sex with them and then rip their throats out with her teeth. She eventually falls in love but then she is raped and her lover is murdered so she goes out ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, captivating, macabre ...
Plot: werewolf, rape, supernatural, deadly creature, murder, transformation, female werewolf, fall in love, human becoming an animal, rivalry, reincarnation, rape and revenge ...
Time: 70s, year 1968
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Masque of the Red Death (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Satan-worshiper Prince Prospero invites the local nobility to his castle for protection against an oncoming plague, the Red Death. He orders his guests to attend a masked ball and, amidst an atmosphere of debauchery and depravity, notices the entry ...
Style: gothic, suspense, surreal, macabre, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, murder, medieval, revenge, plague, satanism, good versus evil, mystery, life & death, brutality, tragic villain, sacrifice ...
Time: middle ages
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Romasanta (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A terror is stalking the land: people are disappearing daily, their bodies appearing covered in savage gashes coupled with precise surgical cuts. The legend of the 'Werewolf of Allariz' spreads across the land like wildfire. When Barbara ...
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: werewolf, serial killer, supernatural, stalking, transformation, court, vampire, mind game, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, village, dangerous animal ...
Time: contemporary, 1850s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Howling II: ... Your Sister Is a Werewolf (1985)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young girl whose sister was murdered by werewolves helps an investigator track down a gang of the beasts through the U.S. and Europe.
Style: scary, sexy, bloody, satirical, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, monster, transformation, female werewolf, curse, female nudity, supernatural, supernatural power, castle, funeral, legend, full moon ...
Time: 80s
Place: transylvania, los angeles, europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the shadow of Castle Dracula, the Prince of Darkness is revived by blood trickling from the head-wound of an unconscious priest attempting exorcism. And once more fear and terror strikes Transylvania as the undead Prince of Darkness stalks the ...
Style: gothic, macabre, suspense, scary, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dracula, supernatural, monster, vampire, revenge, priest, lightning, resurrection, superstition, corpse, castle, hanged girl ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Devil's Nightmare (1971)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Belgium, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six of seven tourists in a east European castle overnight are victims of a helper of the devil. Is Satan willing to spare their souls?
Style: gothic, slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: devil, demon, supernatural, castle, tourist, priest, travel, cult, chess, deal with the devil, bus, satan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
And Now the Screaming Starts! (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the late 18th century, two newlyweds move into the stately mansion of husband Charles Fengriffen. The bride, Catherine, falls victim to a curse placed by a wronged servant on the Fengriffen family and all its descendants.
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, gothic horror ...
Plot: curse, afterlife, ghost, supernatural, haunted house, woman in danger, haunted by the past, psychopath, mysterious character, supernatural ability, vampire, domestic disturbance ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Demonic Toys: Personal Demons (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of people on a world wide search for oddities find themselves trapped in a nine hundred year old Italian castle when they accident unleash the Demonic Toys.
Style: scary, serious, bleak, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: supernatural, escapades, doll, toy comes to life, evil doll, toys, puppet, killer doll, paranormal, killer clown, monster, seance ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Vampire Journals (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A 19th century vampire stalks a more powerful vampire lord in his quest to gain revenge over the death of his mistress. In his search for the vampire lord in Eastern Europe he kills many of his servants and fellow vampires while cursing another to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, stalking, vampire human love, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, dangerous attraction, couples, rivalry, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Blood and Chocolate (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young teenage werewolf is torn between honoring her family's secret and her love for a man.
Style: romantic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, gothic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, unlikely couple, interspecies romance, forbidden love, vampire human love, fall in love, romance, lycanthropy, female werewolf, love and romance, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, bucharest, romania, paris france, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Thir13en Ghosts (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Arthur and his two children, Kathy and Bobby, inherit his Uncle Cyrus's estate: a glass house that serves as a prison to 12 ghosts. When the family, accompanied by Bobby's Nanny and an attorney, enter the house they find themselves trapped ...
Style: scary, slasher, macabre, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, inheritance, halloween, machine, collector, apocalypse, family in danger, technology, monster, supernatural horror ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Count Dracula (1970)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jess Franco's version of the Bram Stoker classic has Count Dracula as an old man who grows younger whenever he dines on the blood of young maidens.
Style: gothic horror, gothic, scary, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: dracula, vampire, supernatural, female vampire, monster, paranormal, goth, insanity, couples, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, transylvania, romania, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Flesh for the Beast (2003)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Six parapsychologists investigate a reputed haunted mansion and are set upon by three flesh-eating succubus ladies under the control of the sinister warlock owner bent on finding a mysterious amulet to give himself more power.
Style: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, afterlife, psychopath, supernatural ability, femme fatale, supernatural, deadly creature, experiment gone awry, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, occult, exploitation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 3K
Outcast (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It tells the tale of Petronella (a Scottish/Romany girl) and Fergal (her mysterious Irish traveller boyfriend). As their doomed relationship plays out, a Beast stalks the estate, killing locals, working its way towards our protagonists. Meanwhile ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: beast, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, witch, deadly creature, good versus evil, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, fall in love, teenage love, wizards and magicians, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, ireland, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%