Movies and TV shows like Castlevania

If you like "Castlevania" you are looking for dark fantasy, atmospheric and bloody movies or TV shows about / with vampire, demon, dracula, vampire hunter, magic, medieval and monster themes of Animation, Action and Adventure genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Castlevania (2017)
 8.3
 66K
Castlevania (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A dark medieval fantasy following the last surviving member of the disgraced Belmont clan, trying to save Eastern Europe from extinction at the hand of Vlad Dracula Tepe himself. Inspired by the classic video game series.
Style: dark fantasy, atmospheric, bloody, disturbing, adult animation, tense, suspense, gothic, bleak, apocalyptic
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vampire, demon, dracula, vampire hunter, magic, medieval, monster, hunter, castle, adaptation, supernatural, fight, computer game, revenge, supernatural ability, supernatural power, superhero, life, ancient, sword and sorcery, violence, witchcraft, clan, plague, hell ...
Time: middle ages
Place: romania

Movie in categories

vampire movies
1360
demon movies
2700
dracula movies
193
magic movies
3096
medieval movies
1579

Most similar movies to Castlevania

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out dark fantasy, suspenseful, exciting and captivating films and TV series with plots about violence, supernatural, good versus evil, demon, blood, monster and gore mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Castlevania: Hellsing Ultimate (2006), Berserk (1997), Blood of Zeus (2020), Devil May Cry (2007), Devilman Crybaby (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hellsing Ultimate (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Hellsing, a secret organization of the British government, have long been battling supernatural threats to keep the people safe from the creatures of the night. The current leader, Integra Wingates Hellsing, controls her own personal army to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, dark fantasy, intense ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, immortality, supernatural, monster, vampire hunter, gunfight, dark humor, superhuman powers, creature, master and servant, death, warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, tokyo, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 8.7
 39K
Berserk (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Guts, a man who calls himself "The Black Swordsman" looks upon his days serving as a member of a group of mercenaries, the Band of the Hawk, nicknamed "the Grim Reaper of the Battlefield." Led by an ambitious, ruthless, and ...
Style: exciting, dark fantasy, epic, slasher, serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: tragic hero, battles, destiny, vengeance, adventure, determination, one man army, supernatural, mercenary, massacre, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.5
 18K
Blood of Zeus (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In a brewing war between the gods of Olympus and the titans, Heron, a commoner living on the outskirts of ancient Greece, becomes mankind's best hope of surviving an evil demon army, when he discovers the secrets of his past.
Style: adult animation, dark fantasy, suspenseful, entertaining, serious ...
Plot: greek mythology, god, battles, goddess, greek god, deity, warrior, supernatural power, courage, heroism, bravery, creature ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Escaping from poverty to become a witcher, Vesemir slays monsters for coin and glory, but when a new menace rises, he must face the demons of his past.
Style: adult animation, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: fantasy world, medieval, monster, sword, violence, creature, one man army, mutant, massacre, evil, battles, heroes ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
bloody movies
2306
romania movies
205
monster movies
5328
Devil May Cry (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 288 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of the demon hunter Dante who himself is half demon and half human.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, gothic ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: legends and myths, good versus evil, supernatural, escapades, demon, heroic mission, adventure, rivalry, parallel world, haunted by the past, track down, superior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Devilman Crybaby (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Akira Fudo learns from his best friend Ryo Asuka that demons will revive and reclaim the world from humans. With humans hopeless against this threat, Ryo suggests combining with a demon. With this, Akira becomes Devilman, a being with the power of ...
Style: psychological, captivating, apocalyptic, adult animation, intense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: alternate reality, demon, eroticism, save the world, contests and competitions, monster, friendship, chaos and mayhem, violence, satan, super powers, orgy ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 17K
Hellsing (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Vampires exist. It is the duty of Hellsing, an organization sponsored by the British government, to hide that frightening fact and protect the blissfully unaware populace. Along with its own personal army, Hellsing also has a few secret weapons. ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, rivalry, deadly creature, supernatural, dracula, monster, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, warrior, heroic mission, immortality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Dota: Dragon's Blood (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: After encounters with a dragon and a princess on her own mission, a Dragon Knight becomes embroiled in events larger than he could have ever imagined.
Style: entertaining, captivating, bloody, dark fantasy, 2d animation
Plot: magic, magician, warrior, knight, dragon, violence, sword, battles, fight, religions or cults, morphing, epic battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
Dante's Inferno: An Animated Epic (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan, Singapore, South Korea
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dante journeys through the nine circles of Hell -- limbo, lust, gluttony, greed, anger, heresy, violence, fraud and treachery -- in search of his true love, Beatrice. An animated version of the video game of the same name.
Style: bloody, visually appealing, suspense, dark, disturbing ...
Plot: sin, hell, chaos, curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, afterlife, crime and punishment, imaginary kingdom, obsessive quest, justice, twists and turns, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 14K
Dororo (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A samurai lord has bartered away his newborn son's organs to forty-eight demons in exchange for dominance on the battlefield. Yet, the abandoned infant survives thanks to a medicine man who equips him with primitive prosthetics—lethal ones ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: samurai, friendship, losing-it hero, japanese mythology, demon, adventure, society, uncover truth, violence, supernatural, poverty, fencing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Goblin Slayer (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A young priestess has formed her first adventuring party, but almost immediately they find themselves in distress. It's the Goblin Slayer who comes to their rescue—a man who's dedicated his life to the extermination of all goblins, by ...
Style: brutal, bloody, rough, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: priestess, goblin, sexuality, murder, mentor, magic, young girl, rape, violence, underground, fantasy world, elf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.7
 15K
Primal (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A caveman forms a bond with a dinosaur as they struggle to survive in a hostile world.
Style: captivating, sincere, tense, disturbing, adult animation ...
Audience: kids
Plot: dinosaur, caveman, adventure, survival, hunter, hunting, barbarian, violence, eaten alive, unlikely friendships, life is a bitch, revenge ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Dragon’s Dogma (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
TV show
Story: Ethan sets out to vanquish the Dragon that took his heart, but with every demon he battles, the more he loses his humanity.
Style: fairy tale, adult animation, heroic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: fantasy world, demon, monster, dragon, seven deadly sins, revenge, characters in danger, good versus evil, peril, metamorphosis, legends and myths, creature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: D has been hired to track down Meier Link, a notoriously powerful vampire who has abducted a woman, Charlotte Elbourne. D's orders are strict - find Charlotte, at any cost. For the first time, D faces serious competition. The Markus Brothers, a ...
Style: gothic, serious, gloomy, suspense, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids
Plot: vampire, supernatural, adventure, goth, post apocalypse, woman in danger, visceral, werewolf, bounty hunter, obsessive quest, shape shifting, monster ...
Time: future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Vampire Hunter D (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a far-future time ruled by the supernatural, a young girl requests the help of a vampire hunter to kill the vampire who has bitten her and thus prevent her from becoming a vampire herself.
Style: gothic, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: vampire, mysterious character, vampire hunter, vampire slayer, supernatural ability, good versus evil, escapades, ghost, supernatural, half breed, chaos, heroic mission ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 6K
Berserk (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Spurred by the flame raging in his heart, the Black Swordsman Guts continues his seemingly endless quest for revenge. Standing in his path are heinous outlaws, delusional evil spirits, and a devout child of god. Even as it chips away at his life, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, death, supernatural, violence, military, hate, sword, demon, anger, superhero, romance, mercilessness ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 4K
Trese (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Singapore, Philippines
Duration: 33 min.
TV show
Story: In Manila, where dark supernatural forces pervade the criminal underworld, it’s up to Alexandra Trese to keep the peace — but there’s a storm brewing.
Style: dark, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, magic, threat, violence, female protagonist, ghost, supernatural power, the underworld, creature, monster, good versus evil, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Seraph of the End (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In 2012, the world allegedly comes to an end at the hands of a human-made virus, ravaging the global populace and leaving only children untouched. It is at this time that vampires emerge from the recesses of the earth, likely followed by age-old ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, dark fantasy, bleak ...
Plot: vampirism, vampire, friendship, battles, post apocalypse, super strength, weapons, sword, supernatural ability, demon, angel, virus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 1K
Blade (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Legendary half-vampire, half-human vampire hunter Blade is tracking Deacon Frost, a very powerful and influential vampire who killed his mother and who heads Existence, a secretive vampire organization that operates in Southeast Asia.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, superhero, supernatural, vampire hunter, rivalry, prophecy, half breed, murder, sword fight, monster, good versus evil, revenge ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lord of Vermilion: The Crimson King (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Tokyo, 2030. A high-frequency resonance is suddenly heard in a suburban area, and at the same time, the entire town is shrouded in a red mist. All living things that hear the sounds, human and animal alike, lose consciousness. The phenomenon is ...
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: vampire, supernatural power, epidemic, showdown, virus, supernatural horror, shapeshifting, paranormal, body transformation, paranormal phenomena, struggle for survival, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Black Blood Brothers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Remnants of a vampire clan that wanted to rule the world alone, but got defeated in a war by joined forces of other vampires and humans, kidnap the brother of a vampire war veteran. He looks for them in a secret vampire city.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, entertaining, mystical ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, rivalry, heroes, undead, betrayal, escapades, back from the dead, uninhibited rivalry, vampire hunter, supernatural, supernatural power, mysticism ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
D.Gray-man Hallow (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Allen Walker is an exorcist working for the Black Order whose mission is to protect mankind from the evil Millennium Earl and his deadly Akuma. Allen and his comrades must recover lost Innocence while defending against the Earl’s terrifying army. ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: super strength, supernatural, god, fight, good versus evil, supernatural power, exorcism, magical power, supernatural ability, adventure, battles, suffering ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 8K
Black Butler (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In Victorian-era London, on the night of Ciel Phantomhive's tenth birthday, a fire destroyed his manor and killed both of his parents. In a moment of despair, Ciel strikes a deal with a demon - his soul in exchange for revenge. This demon ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, dark fantasy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: supernatural, investigation, butler, master and servant, demon, jack the ripper, supernatural ability, young heroes, evil force, deal with the devil, murder, aristocracy ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
tense movies
13363
revenge movies
10117
suspense movies
18666
Sirius the Jaeger (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, History, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Imperial Capital, 1930. A strange group of people carrying musical instrument cases landed on Tokyo station. They are called the "Jaegers", who came to hunt vampires. Amongst them, there stood a young man with striking serenity and unusual ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Plot: team, curses spells and rituals, vampire, adventure, heroic mission, friends, deadly creature, heroes, rivalry, werewolf, hunt down, adventurer ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 60K
Jujutsu Kaisen (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: With his days numbered, high schooler Yuji decides to hunt down and consume the remaining 19 fingers of a deadly curse so it can die with him.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, stylized, dark fantasy ...
Plot: exorcism, tragedy, teamwork, friendship, paranormal, murder, magic, secret organization, adventure, society, supernatural, curse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.5
 54K
Samurai Jack (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Made by Genndy Tartakovsky, this animated series tells the story of a great warrior displaced to the distant future by the evil shape-shifting wizard Aku. The world has become a bleak place under the rule of Aku, segregated into fantastic tribes and ...
Style: adult animation, semi serious, captivating, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: samurai, time travel, villain, sword fight, martial arts, master warrior, good versus evil, warrior, one man army, adventure, heroic mission, ancient ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Case Study of Vanitas (2021)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In 19th-century Paris, young vampire Noé finds the Book of Vanitas in human hands. Calling himself Vanitas, this doctor wields its power and tempts Noé with a plan to “cure” all vampires. Allying with him may be dangerous, but does he have a ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: supernatural, vampire, magical creature, vampire hunter, showdown, supernatural power, supernatural ability, magical, secret, magic, mystery, revenge ...
Time: 19th century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Blood: The Last Vampire (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: In Japan, the vampire-hunter Saya, who is a powerful original, is sent by her liaison with the government, David, posed as a teenage student to the Yokota High School on the eve of Halloween to hunt down vampires. Saya asks David to give a new ...
Style: intense, exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, deadly creature, murder, secret movement, good versus evil, heroic mission, battles, escapades, rivalry, graphic violence, halloween ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 5K
Blood+ (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Blood+, pronounced as "Blood Plus", is an anime series produced by Production I.G and Aniplex and directed by Junichi Fujisaku. The series premiered in Japan on Sony's anime satellite channel, Animax, as well as on terrestrial ...
Style: exciting, manga, scary, stylized, serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: vampire, heroic mission, self discovery, destiny, adventure, heroes, monster, supernatural, coming of age, immortality, sword fight, bloodlust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, okinawa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Garo: The Animation (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Mendosa, the chief adviser of the king of Valiante, begins a campaign to hunt down "witches," resulting in the deaths of many magical knights and their sorcerer assistants. Anna, a sorceress married to the knight Herman Lewis, gives birth ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, exciting, tense, dark fantasy
Plot: magic, witch, wizards and magicians, fight for supremacy, supernatural ability, magical, fight, priestess, magical power, showdown, supernatural power, warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%