Movies like House of Dark Shadows

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House of Dark Shadows (1970)
 6.4
 3K
House of Dark Shadows (1970)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The story of vampire Barnabas Collins, the possible cure offered him by Dr. Julia Hoffman, and his search for love amidst the horror.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, supernatural, investigation, family relations, betrayal, reincarnation, doctor, lost love, cure, costume party, music box, old mansion, romance, love and romance, fall in love, danger, family in danger, imaginary, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, gory, deadly, supernatural romance, deadly creature, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, maine

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Most similar movies to House of Dark Shadows

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, scary, suspenseful and gothic films with plots about supernatural, deadly, danger, vampire, imaginary, blood and murder mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like House of Dark Shadows: Byzantium (2012), Dark Shadows (1966), Kiss of the Damned (2012), Blacula (1972), Dracula 3D (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 43K
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, atmospheric, serious, stylized, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, fall in love, supernatural, female vampire, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, love and romance, mother daughter relationship, immortality, secret society, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: england, europe
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100%
 8.0
 4K
Dark Shadows (1966)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Dark Shadows is an American gothic soap opera that originally aired weekdays on the ABC television network, from June 27, 1966, to April 2, 1971. The show was created by Dan Curtis. The story bible, which was written by Art Wallace, does not mention ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, estate, mystery, danger, imaginary, ghost, good versus evil, seductive behavior, time travel ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1790s, 18th century, 1960s ...
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Night of Dark Shadows (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A newlywed painter and his wife move into his family's ancestral home and find themselves plagued by spirits of past residents.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, serious, scary, stylized ...
Plot: ghost, reincarnation, supernatural, vampire, estate, mansion, painting, haunted house, hanging, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, imaginary ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Kiss of the Damned (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Beautiful vampire Djuna tries to resist the advances of the handsome, human screenwriter Paolo, but eventually gives in to their passion. When her seductive and highly volatile sister Mimi unexpectedly comes to visit, she threatens Djuna's new ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, sexy, tense, serious ...
Plot: vampire, vampire sex, strong sexual content, fall in love, couples, dishonesty, rivalry, supernatural, dangerous attraction, erotica, love and romance, vampire human love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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doctor movies
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lost love movies
219
cure movies
214
 5.7
 6K
Blacula (1972)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An 18th century African prince is turned into a vampire while visiting Transylvania. Two centuries later, he rises from his coffin attacking various residents of Los Angeles and meets Tina, a woman who he believes is the reincarnation of his ...
Style: scary, stylized, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, reincarnation, coroner, nightclub, zombie, morgue, obsessive quest, supernatural ability, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, urban ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1780s, year 1972, 20th century ...
Place: los angeles, california, europe, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.6
 4K
Dracula 3D (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Englishman Jonathan Harker visits the exotic castle of Count Dracula, he is entranced by the mysterious aristocrat. But upon learning that the count has sinister designs on his wife, Mina, Harker seeks help from vampire slayer Van Helsing.
Style: gothic horror, serious, suspenseful, scary, stylized ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, evil, danger, deadly, woman in danger, palaces castles and temples, good versus evil, female friendship, blood, bitten in the neck, female vampire ...
Time: 19th century
Place: romania, europe, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.4
 593
Dead Still (2014)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Upon the death of his great grandfather, Brandon Davis a wedding photographer inherits an antique camera famous for taking Victorian death photography. After photographing his subjects they start to die from horrible, bizarre deaths.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly, danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, gore, missing person, supernatural romance, imaginary, gory, wedding, photograph
Time: victorian, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Crucible of the Vampire (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young museum curator Isabelle (Katie Goldfinch) is sent to look at an ancient artefact, discovered in the basement of a stately home in Shropshire. Welcomed into the sprawling manor house by a seemingly hospitable family; Karl (Larry Rew), his ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, psychotronic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, vampirism, curse, old mansion, murder, pursuit, female vampire, female protagonist, deadly creature, characters in danger, peril, chase ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century, 17th century, 1600s, 1800s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.5
 10K
Dracula (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 classic. Set in 1913 England, the bloodsucking, but handsome, charming and seductive, Count Dracula seeks an immortal bride.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, dracula, countryside, supernatural, imaginary, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly, immortality, village, male female relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1910s, edwardian era, 1920s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Woman in Black (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story follows a young lawyer, Arthur Kipps, who is ordered to travel to a remote village and sort out a recently deceased client’s papers. As he works alone in the client’s isolated house, Kipps begins to uncover tragic secrets, his unease ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, estate, ghosts, curses spells and rituals, afterlife, isolation, supernatural, tragic event, loss of son, village, secret ...
Time: victorian era, 1900s, 20th century, edwardian era, 1910s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
To Sleep with a Vampire (1992)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Scott Valentine is a vampire who is torn between his need to feed and his desire to learn about the world of humans. But when he kidnaps Nina, a beautiful but troubled stripper, his world is turned upside down. For after she discovers that he cannot ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, rough, sexual ...
Plot: vampire, unlikely couple, dangerous attraction, supernatural, danger, femme fatale, gory, stripper, drugs/alcohol, power relations, supernatural romance, seduction ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Taste the Blood of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three elderly distinguished gentlemen are searching for some excitement in their boring borgoueis lives and gets in contact with one of count Dracula's servants. In a nightly ceremony they restore the count back to life. The three men killed ...
Style: gothic, tense, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: vampire, resurrection, dracula, murder, undead, ceremony, vengeance, dangerous attraction, master and servant, danger, curses spells and rituals, occult ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, suspenseful, atmospheric, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, goth, immortality, fatal attraction, rock star, supernatural, danger, interspecies romance, supernatural ability, loneliness, vampirism ...
Time: 18th century, 2000s, 1780s
Place: california, england, usa, europe, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Count Yorga, Vampire (1970)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sixties couples Michael and Donna and Paul and Erica become involved with the intense Count Yorga at a Los Angeles séance, the Count having latterly been involved with Erica's just-dead mother. After taking the Count home, Paul and Erica are ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: vampire, seance, woman in danger, hypnosis, cat, doctor, murder, castle, hypnotism, harem, mansion, ghost ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 140K
Crimson Peak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and ...
Style: gothic, gothic horror, atmospheric, dark fantasy, twist ending ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, psychopath, incest, supernatural, murder, supernatural romance, estate, female protagonist, brother sister incest, ghosts, ghost story ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s, 1800s
Place: england, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
 110K
Red Riding Hood (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Valerie is in love with a brooding outsider, Peter, but her parents have arranged for her to marry another man – who is wealthy. Unwilling to lose each other, Valerie and Peter plan to run away together when they learn that Valerie's older ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, dark fantasy, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: werewolf, dangerous attraction, supernatural, danger, love and romance, in the woods, legends and myths, fall in love, village life, deadly, social relations, animal attack ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 2K
Dracula (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dracula is searching for a woman who looks like his long dead wife.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, serious, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: reincarnation, vampire, bloodsucker, stalking, countryside, destiny, village, imaginary, supernatural, deadly, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Dead Matter (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tells the story of a vampire relic with occult powers that falls into the hands of a grief-stricken young woman who will do anything to contact her dead brother.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious
Plot: zombie, vampire, obsession, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, deadly, gory, imaginary, danger, witchcraft, rivalry, halloween ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Count Dracula (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: For those familiar with Bram Stoker's novel, this adaptation follows the book quite closely in most respects. Jonathan Harker visits the Count in Transylvania to help him with preparations to move to England. Harker becomes Dracula's ...
Style: gothic, scary, tense, serious, stylized ...
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, dracula, woman in danger, rave, palaces castles and temples, psychopath, imaginary, supernatural, danger, zombie, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, london, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, mind bending, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: dracula, vampire, supernatural, escapades, love triangle, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural romance, legends and myths, love affair, palaces castles and temples ...
Place: europe, romania, london, england, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
 45K
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, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak, dark ...
Plot: vampire, priest, experiment gone awry, murder, doctor, infidelity, blood transfusion, supernatural, deadly virus, transformation, danger, character change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
We Are the Night (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One night, 18 year old Lena is bitten by Louise, leader of a female vampire trio that are as deadly as they are beautiful. Her newfound vampiric lifestyle is a blessing and a curse at the same time. At first, she enjoys the limitless freedom, the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, gothic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, impossible love, nightlife, supernatural ability, female vampire, dangerous attraction, deadly, femme fatale, imaginary, immortality, lgbt, supernatural romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: berlin germany, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire.
Style: bleak, scary, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, imaginary, danger, small town life, stalking, loneliness, murder, father son relationship, teenage boy, romance, misfit ...
Place: iran, california, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Presence of Mind (1999)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Henry James' classic tale of terror The Turn of the Screw receives yet another screen adaptation in this thriller shot in Spain. A young woman (Sadie Frost) is hired to serve as a governess for two children, Miles and Flora (Nilo Mur and Ella ...
Style: gothic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: haunted by the past, ghost, supernatural, mystery, death in the family, family in danger, woman in danger, master and servant, mysterious character, family relations, haunted house, family problems ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 20th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Frankenstein: The True Story (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: This much-requested, made-for-TV adaptation of Mary Shelley's novel stars Michael Sarrazin as the creature given life by Victor Frankenstein (Leonard Whiting), who witnesses his creation turn uncontrollable after he's duped by his ...
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: monster, murder, reanimation, doctor, scientist, mad scientist, deadly creature, supernatural, danger, reincarnation, experiment gone awry, obsession ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Horror
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, dark fantasy, scary, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, supernatural romance, legends and myths, beast, vampire sex, supernatural, love affair, immortality, chase, bestiality ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 15th century, 1890s ...
Place: transylvania, london, england, europe, romania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.5
 2K
The Hollow (2004)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Restless spirits stir this Hollow's Eve, beckoning Ian Cranston, the last blood relative of Ichabod Crane, back to Sleepy Hollow. Thundering hooves unleash a wave of bone-chilling screams as the ghost of the Headless Horseman rides again! Ian ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, gothic horror, tense ...
Plot: ghost, curses spells and rituals, curse, uncover truth, legends and myths, gory, supernatural, crimes, deadly, danger, investigation, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 117K
Let Me In (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A bullied young boy befriends a young female vampire who lives in secrecy with her guardian. A remake of the movie “Let The Right One In” which was an adaptation of a book.
Style: suspense, gothic, atmospheric, biting, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: first love, vampire, bully, gory, vampire human love, friendship, loneliness, blood, friends, fall in love, childhood, small town ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: new mexico, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Embrace of the Vampire (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An 18-year-old college freshman is seduced by a handsome vampire lover who introduces her to a dark world of carnal desires.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, scary, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: virgin, vampire, college, murder, obsession, danger, love and romance, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, power relations, supernatural romance, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 55K
Wolf (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, romantic, psychological ...
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, romance, danger, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, transformation, workplace, betrayal, police investigation, supernatural romance, hunting ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, vermont, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%