Movies and TV shows like The Originals

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The Originals (2013)
 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 now in charge of New Orleans, in order to re-take his city, as he originally built New Orleans. Klaus departed from the city after being chased down by his father Mikael, while it was being constructed and Marcel took charge. As Klaus has returned after many years, his ego has provoked him to become the king of the city. "Every King needs an heir" says Klaus, accepting the unborn child. The child is a first to be born to a hybrid and a werewolf.
Style: tense, exciting, stylized, captivating, gloomy, serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, witch, supernatural, supernatural romance, immortality, magical, love and romance, dangerous attraction, rivalry, power struggle, siblings relations, family relations, king, uninhibited rivalry, couples, leadership, surprising revelation, secret, young woman, brother sister relationship, brother brother relationship, unwanted pregnancy, marital argument, showdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa

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Most similar movies to The Originals

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, captivating and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about supernatural, supernatural power, imaginary, werewolf, vampire, danger and rivalry mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Originals: The Vampire Diaries (2009), Legacies (2018), Midnight, Texas (2017), Shadowhunters (2016), Grimm (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, 1860s ...
Place: virginia, usa
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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 ⇓
96%
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 ⇓
96%
 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 ⇓
86%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
80%
 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 ⇓
84%
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 ⇓
84%
 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 ⇓
76%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
80%
 6.7
 27K
The Order (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Out to avenge his mother's death, a college student pledges a secret order and lands in a war between werewolves and practitioners of dark magic.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: teen drama
Plot: black magic, werewolf, magic, adventure, friendship, youth, clan, hopes, society, university, death, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 ⇓
87%
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 ⇓
73%
 7.5
 25K
Being Human (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Three paranormal roommates, a ghost, a vampire, and a werewolf, struggle to keep their dark secrets from the world, while helping each other navigate the complexities of living double lives.
Style: semi serious, scary, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, roommate, lifestyle, everyday life, friends, twentysomething life, transformation, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
75%
The Almighty Johnsons (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The Almighty Johnsons is a New Zealand fantasy comedy/drama television series, which was created by James Griffin and Rachel Lang and is produced by South Pacific Pictures. It began airing its first series of ten episodes in New Zealand on 7 ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, hot
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, norse mythology, heroes, god or devil, superhuman powers, life turned upside down, family secret, supernatural ability, rivalry, villain, family relations, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.7
 31K
Lost Girl (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Lost Girl focuses on the gorgeous and charismatic Bo, a supernatural being called a succubus who feeds on the energy of humans, sometimes with fatal results. Refusing to embrace her supernatural clan and its rigid hierarchy, Bo is a renegade who ...
Style: sexy, exciting, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, succubus, lgbt, seduction, supernatural ability, love triangle, private detective, victim, femme fatale, uncover truth, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 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 ⇓
59%
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Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As her 16th birthday nears, Sabrina must choose between the witch world of her family and the human world of her friends. Based on the Archie comic.
Style: dark, satanic, atmospheric, stylized, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: witchcraft, witch, teenager, black magic, half breed, high school, devil worship, school, dedication, adventure, teenage love, teenage protagonist ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
64%
 7.0
 266K
Underworld (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Vampires and werewolves have waged a nocturnal war against each other for centuries. But all bets are off when a female vampire warrior named Selene, who's famous for her strength and werewolf-hunting prowess, becomes smitten with a ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, dark, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, forbidden love, supernatural, vampire human love, immortality, vampire slayer, vampire bite, transformation, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 15th century
Place: budapest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 307K
Lucifer (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, Lucifer Morningstar abandoned his throne and retired to Los Angeles, where he has teamed up with LAPD detective Chloe Decker to take down criminals. But the longer he's away from the underworld, the ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, romantic, humorous, colourful ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: devil, supernatural, lucifer, fallen angel, immortality, hell, demon, female detective, immortal, supernatural power, homicide detective, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 ⇓
60%
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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 ⇓
57%
 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 ⇓
50%
 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 ⇓
60%
 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 ⇓
88%
 8.2
 120K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, scary, atmospheric, gothic horror ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, witch, victorian england, werewolf, psychotherapy, mysterious character, fear, black magic, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, frankenstein's monster ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 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 ⇓
50%
 6.0
 8K
Ruby Red (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Gwendolyn Shepherd is a normal 16-year-old, but her family holds a secret: A time-travel gene is expressed in the clan inherited, but not every member of the family is blessed with. Everyone is certain that Gwen's cousin Charlotte has the gene. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, sentimental, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, supernatural ability, time travel, teen romance, supernatural romance, love and romance, youth, prophecy, strong female character, supernatural, time machine, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%