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Vampire Circus (1972)
 6.5
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Vampire Circus (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a spate of murders, the villagers of Schtettel kill the depraved perpetrator, Count Mitterhouse. Fifteen years later the Circus of Nights appeared in the plague-ridden village and its performers include Mitterhouse's mistress, children and cousins. They have come to Schtettel to fulfil the Count's last words, an evil, vicious curse of death and destruction on those who participated in his impaling. The children of Schtettel become the targets for a brutal and devastating revenge as the Vampire Circus rehearses for its most deadly performance.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, offbeat
Plot: vampire, plague, circus, forest, twins, gory, small town, criminal's revenge, village, ghost, mysterious character, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, missing child, village life, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly creature, master villain, supernatural ability, apocalypse ...
Time: 19th century

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Most similar movies to Vampire Circus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and gothic films with plots about vampire, supernatural, danger, deadly, blood, gory and rivalry mostly in Horror, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Vampire Circus: Salem's Lot (1979), Twins of Evil (1971), The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973), Lust for a Vampire (1971), The Kiss of the Vampire (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 18K
Salem's Lot (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Vampires are invading a small New England town. It's up to a novelist and a young horror fan to save it.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Plot: vampire, small town, murder, good versus evil, ghost, supernatural, mysterious character, house, return, hometown, supernatural ability, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new england, usa, texas, england, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Twins of Evil (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While dabbling in Satanism, Count Karstein resurrects Mircalla Karnstein who initiates him into vampirism. As a rash of deaths afflicts the village, Gustav the head of Puritan group leads his men to seek out and destroy the pestilence. One of his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, stylized, tense
Plot: vampire, castle, orphan, mysterious character, palaces castles and temples, supernatural ability, virgin, zombie, dangerous attraction, siblings relations, murder, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1700s, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Howling IV: The Original Nightmare (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An author who was sent to the town Drakho, because of a nervous breakdown, gets wound up in a mystery revolving around demons and werewolves. She starts seeing ghosts and dismisses them as her own imagination, but when they turn out to be real she ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, tense, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, small town, vampire, priest, blood, howling, deadly creature, gory, supernatural, danger, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The police and British security forces call in Professor Van Helsing to help them investigate Satanic ritual which has been occurring in a large country house, and which has been attended by a government minister, an eminent scientist and secret ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, supernatural, satanist, gothic horror, plague, ghost, gory, supernatural ability, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Lust for a Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1830, the Karnstein heirs use the blood of an innocent to bring forth the evil that is the beautiful Mircalla - or as she was in 1710, Carmilla. The nearby Finishing School offers rich pickings not only in in the blood of nubile young ladies but ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, ghost, female homosexuality, mysterious character, mystery, school, serial killer, village, supernatural ability, dangerous attraction, college ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: austria, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Kiss of the Vampire (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Honeymooning in Bavaria, the young couple become stranded and are forced to stay the night in the area. Doctor Ravna, owner of the impressive chateau that sits imposingly above the village, invites them to dinner that evening. Their association with ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric
Plot: vampire, castle, crucifix, murder, supernatural, rescue, honeymoon, newlyweds, gory, dangerous attraction, village, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, victorian era, 1800s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Whilst vacationing in the Carpathian Mountain, two couples stumble across the remains of Count Dracula's castle. The Count's trusted servant kills one of the men, suspending the body over the Count's ashes so that the blood drips from ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: vampire, blood, crucifix, castle, dracula, gothic horror, good versus evil, stalking, monk, vengeance, deadly creature, supernatural ability ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ghoulish Count Dracula lures a naive estate agent, Jonathan Harker, to his decaying Transylvanian castle with the promise of easy money. But when he spies a portrait of the man's beautiful young wife Lucy, the vampire becomes obsessed and sets ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, bleak, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, deadly creature, small town, blood, immortality, plague, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly, supernatural, hidden identity, loneliness ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: romania, transylvania, europe, bulgaria, seaport ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 5.2
 1K
Dracula (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Romanian count known as Dracula is summoned to London by Arthur Holmwood, a young Lord who is one the verge of being wed. Unknown to Arthur's future bride Lucy, her future husband is infected with syphilis and therefore cannot consummate ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, dracula, deadly creature, mysterious character, supernatural ability, chaos and mayhem, plague, danger, chaos, betrayal, couple relations, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, victorian, victorian era, 1890s ...
Place: england, europe, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Scars of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Prince of Darkness casts his undead shadow once more over the cursed village of Kleinenberg when his ashes are splashed with bat's blood and Dracula is resurrected. And two innocent victims search for a missing loved one... loved to death ...
Style: rough, serious, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, village, bite mark, dracula, priest, coffin, blood, torture, crucifix, castle, dismemberment, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Monster Club (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A writer of horror stories is invited to a "monster club" by a mysterious old gentleman. There, three gruesome stories are told to him; between each story some musicians play their songs. In the end, it's recognized he's the ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, monster, nightclub, village, anthology, stripper, gory, dangerous animal, deadly creature, supernatural, slasher ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Razor Blade Smile (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A 19th century woman, who has become one of the undead, acts as a hired killer in modern times. When she starts knocking off part of the elite businessmen, "The Illuminati", who secretly are taking over business and the government, she ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, gory, femme fatale, afterlife, hitman, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, deadly creature, private detective, slasher ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Vampire Lovers (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the heart of Styria the Karnstein Family, even after their mortal deaths, rise from their tombs spreading evil in the countryside in their lust for fresh blood. Baron Hartog whose family are all victims of Karnstein vampirism, opens their graves ...
Style: serious, sexual, suspenseful, scary, gothic
Plot: vampire, gays and lesbians, femme fatale, daughter, village, supernatural, gory, exploitation, dangerous attraction, danger, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 18th century
Place: england, europe, eastern europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Dracula A.D. 1972 (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in London in the early 1970's, supposedly for teen thrills, Johnny organises a black magic ceremony in a desolate churchyard. The culmination of the ritual, however, is the rejuvenation of Dracula from shrivelled remains. Johnny, ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: vampire, blood, police, resurrection, cleavage, good versus evil, master warrior, slasher, exploitation, murder, dracula, supernatural ability ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century, 1870s, year 1972
Place: england, europe, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. Five separate stories unfold: An architect returns to his ancestoral home to find a werewolf out for revenge; a doctor discovers his new ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: train, anthology, vampire, supernatural, destiny, werewolf, dangerous animal, deadly creature, ghost, mysterious character, serial killer, slasher ...
Time: 60s
Place: scottish highlands, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Fangs of the Living Dead (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A beautiful virgin inherits a castle, but when she arrives at it, she finds that the inhabitants include a strange nobleman and a bevy of beautiful women she suspects may be vampires.
Style: scary, serious, sexual, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, slasher, gory, village, palaces castles and temples, vengeance, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, couples, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Dracula (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dracula is searching for a woman who looks like his long dead wife.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, scary, atmospheric
Plot: vampire, reincarnation, countryside, village, dracula, stalking, obsessive quest, gothic horror, romance, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Dracula II: Ascension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sequel to Dracula 2000. Father Uffizi [Jason Scott Lee] hunts vampires. He travels the world to behead them with his bullwhip, but his ultimate goal is to find the first vampire, Dracula (revealed as Judas Iscariot in Dracula 2000), absolve ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, gothic, scary, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, dracula, gory, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, danger, deadly, good versus evil, mysterious character, superhuman powers, daring rescue, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa, london, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Werewolf Versus the Vampire Woman (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 86 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: scary, serious, suspenseful, gothic, sexy
Plot: vampire, ruins, werewolf, resurrection, village, gory, supernatural ability, french countryside, afterlife, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Big Monster War (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When a Babylonian vampire comes to old Japan, an army of Japanese demons and ghosts gather and battle him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: vampire, ghost, samurai, gory, village, danger, rivalry, supernatural, battles, deadly, imaginary, umbrella ...
Time: ancient history
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Body Beneath (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A family of vampires takes over an estate known as Carfax Abbey. Since inbreeding is destroying the family line, they need new blood to keep the family going, so they set out to find new sources.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough
Plot: vampire, slasher, gory, zombie, church, rescue, danger, deadly, supernatural, babies and infants, clergy, dangerous animal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 792
Life Blood (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Forty years ago a supernatural force vanquished Brooke and Rhea, a sexy lipstick lesbian couple, after they committed an inconceivable murder. Now, on New Year's Eve, they'll rise from the dead. Still hot and still a couple, they're ...
Style: serious, scary, bleak, offbeat, rough ...
Plot: vampire, murder, deadly, small town, lesbian, supernatural, blood splatter, clergy, gays and lesbians, small town life, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Count Dracula's Great Love (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Four women spend the night in an old deserted sanitarium on a mountain. They each in turn fall into the the evil hands of a doctor…
Style: serious, sexual, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, sex, falling down stairs, torture, lesbian sex, gothic horror, dracula, supernatural ability, gory, village, palaces castles and temples, survival ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.6
 426
Darkness (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small community is besieged by vampires. After he watches friends ravaged in a convenience store, a lone avenger goes off to do battle with the undead, armed with shotgun, chainsaw, and Holy water. Later he finds other survivors and they try to ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, gothic, scary ...
Plot: vampire, zombie, gore, blood, gory, small town, store, danger, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Howling VI: The Freaks (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A villainous carnival owner traps a young werewolf to include in his growing menagerie of inhuman exhibits
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: vampire, small town, werewolf, dangerous animal, gory, deadly creature, master villain, mysterious character, supernatural ability, stalking, dangerous attraction, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Devil's Wedding Night (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The 1800s: scholarly Karl Schiller believes he's found the ring of the Nibelungen, which holds great power. It's at Castle Dracula. His twin, Franz, a gambler, asks if vampires frighten Karl; Karl shows him an Egyptian amulet, which may ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, lesbian, supernatural ability, gory, palaces castles and temples, unsimulated sex, bat, dangerous attraction, looking for sex, supernatural romance, curses spells and rituals, murder ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Blood Beast Terror (1968)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard Detective (Peter Cushing) must investigate a series of murders perpetrated by a giant blood-sucking moth that can take human form.
Style: serious, suspenseful, gothic, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: moth, investigation, mad scientist, amateur detective, gory, dangerous animal, scientist, genetics, deadly creature, laboratory, mental institution, serial killer ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Count Dracula (1977)
Genre: 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, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, good versus evil, psychopath, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly, supernatural, zombie, track down, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance ...
Time: 70s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, london, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 280
Deathmaster (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Quarry is a mysterious stranger with cult like following of hippies. Rather than showing them peace and love, he has more sinister plans for them as he is a vampire.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, hippie, beach, murder, deadly, small town, gang, mysterious character, aging, curses spells and rituals, small town life, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The House That Dripped Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard investigator looks into four mysterious cases involving an unoccupied house.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, tense ...
Plot: vampire, anthology, wax museum, haunted house, inspector, evil child, witchcraft, cheating wife, curse, decapitation, murder, axe ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: scotland yard, europe, scotland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%