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The Originals (2013)
 8.2
 111K
The Originals (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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: stylized, tense, exciting, captivating, gloomy, serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, witch, immortality, supernatural romance, magical, dangerous attraction, rivalry, family relations, love and romance, power struggle, siblings relations, imaginary, king, uninhibited rivalry, couples, leadership, secret, surprising revelation, urban, young woman, diary, apprentice, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and captivating films and TV series with plots about supernatural, imaginary, vampire, werewolf, supernatural power, female protagonist and danger mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like The Originals: The Vampire Diaries (2009), Legacies (2018), True Blood (2008), Midnight, Texas (2017), Supernatural (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Vampire Diaries (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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
Plot: vampire, supernatural, love triangle, werewolf, vampire human love, high school, dangerous attraction, immortality, teen romance, supernatural power, youth, supernatural romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, 19th century ...
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.5
 16K
Legacies (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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: romantic, mysterious, suspenseful, captivating, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, supernatural romance, werewolf, supernatural power, witch, vampire, teenage life, school, hybrid, friendship between teens, monster, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
98%
 7.8
 224K
True Blood (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 800 min.
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, young people, supernatural, small town life, love affair, couple relations, love and romance, supernatural ability, unlikely couple, immortality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Midnight, Texas (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: angel, vampire, witch, supernatural, fallen angel, werewolf, demon, small town life, hell, psychic power, vampire human love, mercenary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Movie in collections
 8.4
 374K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, good versus evil, supernatural ability, ghost, demon, characters in danger, angel, paranormal, vampire, killings, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1983, year 1978 ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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, sexy, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, supernatural, angel, good versus evil, werewolf, teenage love, chosen one, love and romance, legends and myths, adventure, danger, vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 7.8
 106K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
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: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, monster, police detective, good versus evil, life turned upside down, hunt down, werewolf, evil force, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Witches of East End (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, serious, feel good, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, witch, supernatural ability, immortality, siblings relations, magic, family relations, family secret, spell, evil force, foreknowledge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, long island, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 50K
Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: captivating, tense, serious, gothic, bleak
Audience: teen drama
Plot: supernatural power, vampire, werewolf, good versus evil, magic, female protagonist, demon, supernatural, teenage girl, strong female character, friendship, family secret ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Discovery of Witches (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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, captivating, stylized, scenic, twists and turns
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, witch, female protagonist, love and romance, supernatural, danger, impossible love, magic, culture clash, demon, book ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Secret Circle (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
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: mysterious, enigmatic, twists and turns, captivating, serious
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, witchcraft, teenage life, teenage love, high school, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, youth, small town, supernatural ability, classmate ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: serious, atmospheric, sentimental, psychotronic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, supernatural romance, immortality, romance, wolf pack, love and romance, friends, protective parent, rivalry, bloodsucker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.7
 28K
Lost Girl (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
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, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, lgbt, seduction, succubus, supernatural ability, victim, private detective, love triangle, imaginary, crime, femme fatale ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.2
 411K
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: sexy, touching, sentimental, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, forbidden love, supernatural, youth, dangerous attraction, supernatural romance, fall in love, teenage love, couples, true love, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., arizona, phoenix arizona, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.0
 15K
Bitten (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
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, tense, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, wolf, secret identity, double life, danger, imaginary, strong female character, self defense, mystery, blood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.2
 123
Split (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 25 min.
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: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, teenage love, good versus evil, friendship, high school life, supernatural romance, imaginary, youth, high school, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.6
 23K
Moonlight (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, investigation, reporter, supernatural, fall in love, impossible love, immortality, supernatural ability, supernatural romance, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.1
 73K
Charmed (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural, female protagonist, supernatural ability, witchcraft, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, family relations, demon, double life, destiny, hereditary gift of witchcraft ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: atmospheric, dark, disturbing, stylized, talky ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witchcraft, witch, teenager, black magic, devil worship, half breed, adventure, dedication, couple relations, school, teenage love, teenage protagonist ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Almighty Johnsons (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 47 min.
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
Audience: teens
Plot: god or devil, supernatural, heroes, superhuman powers, life turned upside down, family secret, supernatural ability, villain, escapades, rivalry, family relations, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: touching, atmospheric, sentimental, romantic, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire human love, vampire, supernatural romance, romance, supernatural, dangerous attraction, supernatural power, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary, high school, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., italy, washington state, tuscany
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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: sentimental, touching, romantic, exciting, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, supernatural romance, teen romance, love and romance, graduation, friendship, love triangle, rivalry, immortality, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 6K
Blood Ties (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Blood Ties is a Canadian television series based on the Blood Books by Tanya Huff; the show was created by Peter Mohan. It is set in Toronto, Canada and has a similar premise to an earlier series also set in Toronto, Forever Knight, in which a ...
Style: stylized, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, love and romance, love triangle, danger, private detective, investigation, immortality, supernatural, imaginary, crimes, romancing partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.2
 107K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, scary, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, witch, dark fantasy, imaginary, mysterious character, fear, monster, haunted by the past, werewolf, secret, scientist ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1890s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.3
 51K
Forever (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Doctor Henry Morgan, New York City’s star medical examiner, has a secret. He doesn't just study the dead to solve criminal cases, he does it to solve the mystery that has eluded him for 200 years—the answer to his own inexplicable ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: immortality, investigation, law enforcement, supernatural, female detective, laboratory, crimes, crime, murder investigation, friendship, buddies, morgue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 247K
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, scary, dark, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, vampire human love, forbidden love, supernatural romance, werewolf, supernatural, immortality, transformation, imaginary, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1400s, 15th century
Place: budapest, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 16K
Van Helsing (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Vanessa Helsing, the daughter of famous vampire hunter and Dracula nemesis Abraham Van Helsing is resurrected five years in the future to find out that vampires have taken over the world and that she possesses unique power over them. She is ...
Style: captivating, dark, serious, suspense, bloody
Plot: vampire, heroine, murder, supernatural, survival, blood, society, vampire hunter, hand to hand combat, adaptation, road trip, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 24K
Being Human (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, stylized, scary, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, supernatural, ghost, supernatural ability, roommate, twentysomething life, transformation, lifestyle, friends, everyday life, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, sentimental, gothic, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, supernatural romance, romance, dangerous attraction, supernatural, impossible love, love and romance, small town, relationships, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, usa, washington d.c., brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Underworld: Awakening (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being held in a coma-like state for fifteen years, vampire Selene learns that she has a fourteen-year-old vampire/Lycan hybrid daughter named Nissa, and when she finds her, they must stop BioCom from creating super Lycans that will kill them ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, gothic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, vampire, immortality, survival, supernatural, genetically altered, gory, strong female presence, graphic violence, rivalry, on the run, heroes ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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