Movies and TV shows like Dark Shadows 1991

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Dark Shadows (1991)
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Dark Shadows (1991)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Dark Shadows is a primetime television series which aired on NBC from January to March 1991. A re-imagining of the 1966–1971 ABC daytime gothic soap opera Dark Shadows, the revival was developed by Dan Curtis, creator of the original series.
Style: gothic
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, love, witch, time travel, magic, ghost, forbidden love, death, witchcraft, family relations, children, tomb, occult, doctor, curse, boy, evil, sheriff, mansion, girl, duel, governess, little girl, murder ...
Time: 90s, 1790s, 1990s
Place: maine

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Most similar movies to Dark Shadows

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out gothic, serious, suspenseful and scary films and TV series with plots about vampire, supernatural, murder, supernatural power, danger, ghost and blood mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Dark Shadows: American Gothic (1995), To Sleep with a Vampire (1993), American Horror Story (2011), Blood (2015), Dracula (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
American Gothic (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: American Gothic is an American horror series created by Shaun Cassidy and executive produced by Sam Raimi. The show first aired on CBS on September 22, 1995, and was canceled after a single season on July 11, 1996.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, family relations, blackmail, good versus evil, supernatural power, ghost, small town sheriff, black magic, investigation, vampire, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa
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95%
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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, 1960s, georgian era, 70s ...
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, family relations, investigation, supernatural, betrayal, reincarnation, lost love, costume party, cure, music box, doctor, old mansion ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, stylized, scary ...
Plot: reincarnation, ghost, vampire, supernatural, estate, painting, haunted house, hanging, mansion, imaginary, haunted by the past, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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To Sleep with a Vampire (1993)
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 ⇓
66%
American Horror Story (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, captivating, tense, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, ghost, mental institution, nightmare, death, danger, witch, insanity, nun, evil, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 1952 ...
Place: new orleans, los angeles, usa, massachusetts, north carolina ...
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65%
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Blood (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: This drama tells the story of a vampire, Park Ji-sang who works as a doctor in a hospital. Yoo Ri-ta is a hotshot heiress doctor, a star physician at the hospital and the niece of the board’s chairman. She’s snooty and cold, but highly capable, ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating, medical drama
Plot: vampire human love, vampire, doctor, hospital, medical, immortal, danger, violence, friendship, death, rivalry, blood ...
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.3
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Dracula (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: It's the late 19th century, and the mysterious Dracula has arrived in London, posing as an American entrepreneur who wants to bring modern science to Victorian society. He's especially interested in the new technology of electricity, which ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, colourful, gothic
Plot: dracula, victorian england, immortality, vampire, vampire hunter, suspicion, unrequited love, love triangle, manipulation, reincarnation, murder, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, turn of the century
Place: london, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Hemlock Grove (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: One cannot quench his all-consuming thirst. The other cannot tame the beast clawing its way out. In the sleepy Pennsylvania village of Hemlock Grove, two young men struggle to accept painful truths: about family, themselves, the mystery of the White ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, small town, investigation, sex with brother, crimes, danger, social relations, small town life, family secret, protagonist as suspect, supernatural, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
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Salem's Lot (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
TV show
Story: Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, surprise ending
Plot: vampire, hospital, good versus evil, small town, murder, priest, supernatural, danger, rivalry, mysterious character, mystery, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: maine, israel, usa, middle east, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
American Horror Stories (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: An anthology series of stand alone episodes delving into horror myths, legends and lore.
Style: anthology, scary, suspenseful, stylized, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, death, ghost, danger, supernatural power, fear, psycho killer, evil, blood, suspicion, paranormal activity, murderer ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Hellfire (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gabriella finds an unfinished symphony that was written by her late uncle Octave Barron who found inspiration through murder. Thrilled by it's possibilities she hires Marius (Ben Cross) to complete the symphony. As he begins work on the piece ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film, gothic
Plot: murder, ghost story, housekeeper, possession, classical music, suicide, person on fire, ghost, composer, mansion, symphony, duel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 2K
Dante's Cove (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A young couple must overcome dark, mystical forces conspiring against them.
Style: scary, sexy, suspenseful, gothic, serious ...
Plot: gay, mysterious character, supernatural, ghost, gay erotica, danger, mystery, survival, haunted by the past, couples, starting over, couple relations ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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
Plot: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, supernatural romance, werewolf, high school, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, teen romance, immortality, supernatural power, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1860s, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Kindred: The Embraced (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Kindred: The Embraced is an American television series produced by John Leekley Productions and Spelling Television. Loosely based on the role-playing game Vampire: The Masquerade, the series premiered on Fox on April 2, 1996, and ran for eight ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, gothic, dark fantasy
Plot: vampire, vampirism, supernatural, supernatural ability, femme fatale, imaginary, rivalry, stalking, journalism, deadly, danger, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Dracula (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 270 min.
TV show
Story: Transylvania, 1897. The blood-drinking Count Dracula is drawing his plans against Victorian London. And be warned: the dead travel fast.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, brutal, bloody, bleak ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, vampire human love, nun, immortality, vampire hunter, convent, undead, based on a novel, male female relationship, studying, captive ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, contemporary, 1890s
Place: transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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, love affair, young people, couple relations, small town life, supernatural ability, love and romance, unlikely couple, immortality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Haunting of Morella (1990)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An executed witch inhabits her teenaged daughter's body to continue in the pursuit of bloodshed.
Style: gothic, erotic, cult film, ambiguous ending, slasher
Plot: witch, possession, father daughter relationship, female removes her clothes, cemetery, crypt, blind man, governess, witch burning, tan line, murder of a nude woman, voyeurism ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 494 min.
TV show
Story: After an au pair’s tragic death, Henry Wingrave hires a young American nanny to care for his orphaned niece and nephew who reside at Bly Manor with the estate’s chef Owen, groundskeeper Jamie and housekeeper, Mrs. Grose. But all is not as it ...
Style: gothic, enigmatic, scary, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, supernatural horror, lgbt, ghost, afterlife, ghosts, paranormal activity, netflix, supernatural ability, supernatural power, nanny, uncover truth ...
Time: victorian, 80s, 19th century, 2020s, 2000s ...
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57%
Tokyo Vampire Hotel (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
TV show
Story: Manami is targeted by the rival vampire clans the Darculas and the Corvins on her 22nd birthday. That night, young men and women are invited to Hotel Requiem where a nationwide matchmaking convention is being held by the Yamada, a mysterious man who ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, gothic, slasher, suspense ...
Plot: vampire, femme fatale, hotel, vampirism, murder, secret revealed, crimes, gory, mysterious character, youth
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57%
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Judas Goat (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
TV show
Story: A mini-series delving into the darker side of urban myth - a world of monsters through the eyes of their servants.
Style: gothic, psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: vampire, widower, espionage, murder, anger, psychological torture, revenge, supernatural power, death, blood, self loathing, threat ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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55%
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It (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 192 min.
TV show
Story: A series of murders prompts Mike Hanlon to suspect that the supernatural menace that he and a group of friends battled as children has returned. He begins to call his friends to remind them of the oath they swore: if It returned again, they would ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: asthma, supernatural, stephen king, giant spider, friendship, small town, childhood, clown, good versus evil, villain, investigation, childhood trauma ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 90s, year 1960, 1960s ...
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.8
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Bag of Bones (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
TV show
Story: Bestselling novelist Mike Noonan, unable to cope after his wife's sudden death, returns to the couple's lakeside retreat in Maine, where he becomes involved in a custody battle between a young widow and her child's enormously wealthy ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, scary, serious
Plot: ghost, curse, supernatural, paranormal activity, murder, drowning, writer's life, haunted by the past, mystery, custody, novelist, haunted house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Lair (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Lair is an American gay-themed vampire television series produced by here! in 2007. The first season, consisting of six episodes, wrapped production in January of that year. The first two episodes premiered on June 1, 2007. Season 2, consisting ...
Style: sexual, scary, serious, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: gay, vampire, serial killer, supernatural, nightclub, couples, deadly, reincarnation, immortality, murder, hip hop, boyfriend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Urban Gothic (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Urban Gothic was a horror based series of short stories shown on Channel 5 running for two series between May 2000 and December 2001. Filmed on a low budget and broadcast in a later time-slot, it nonetheless acquired a following. It has also since ...
Style: anthology, gothic, scary, suspenseful
Plot: secret, ghost, resurrection, vampire, murder, cult, urban setting, alien, death, violence, supernatural, danger ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Turn Of The Screw (1974)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An English governess is hired to take care of two adorable orphans, who turn out to be not exactly what they seem to be.
Style: psychotronic, macabre
Plot: pursuit, possession, obsession, dead child, haunted house, good versus evil, girl, english, orphan, governess, mansion, boy ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Haplos (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
TV show
Story: Two Half-Opposing Sisters Which Had The Hereditary Power Of Witchcraft Will Be Divided By A Prophecy That Can Cause Them To Cause A War On Their Own One Will Bring Cure And Healing And The Other One Curse And Destruction,Now The Powers Of Light And ...
Style: gothic, suspense, dark fantasy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: love interest, supernatural power, love, family relations, ambition, friendship, occult, prophecy, witch, sister sister relationship, spell, demonic possession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Curse of Dracula (1979)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: The Curse of Dracula is an American horror television series that premiered on February 27, 1979 on NBC as part of the series Cliffhangers.
Style: gothic horror, cliffhanger
Plot: vampire, teacher, immortality, predator, moral dilemma, vampire hunter, college professor, female vampire, mind control, fake identity, good versus evil, female protagonist ...
Time: year 1979, 70s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, tense, sexy, serious ...
Plot: vampire, erotica, strong sexual content, vampire sex, fall in love, couples, rivalry, supernatural, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, love and romance, vampire human love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Perfect Host: A Southern Gothic Tale (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While sorting her dead grandmother's affairs, a young woman boards in an eerie, southern mansion and soon discovers the matriarch may desire more than just her company.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, macabre, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: nightmare, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, death, elderly, old dark house, daughter, old mansion, haunted house, ghost, evil spirit, ghost story ...
Time: 1920s
Place: arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%