Movies like Only Lovers Left Alive

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Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
 7.3
 80K
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Greece, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A depressed musician reunites with his lover in the desolate streets of Detroit. Though their romance has endured several centuries, it is tested by the arrival of her capricious and unpredictable younger sister.
Style: melancholic, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized, philosophical, talky, artsy, gloomy, romantic, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, musician, true love, love, lovers reunited, immortality, family relations, love and romance, supernatural, human nature, blood, musician's life, fate of humanity, suicide, depression, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, eternal life, goth, love triangle, night, contamination, life philosophy, existentialism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1975, year 1968

Most similar movies to Only Lovers Left Alive

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, serious, atmospheric and stylized films with plots about supernatural, love and romance, mentor, storytelling, destiny, catastrophe and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Only Lovers Left Alive: Angel-A (2005), Crimson Peak (2015), The Age of Adaline (2015), Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006), Thirst (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, bleak, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, loneliness, prostitution, supernatural, romance, danger, hidden identity, misfit, social relations, small town, supernatural romance, small town life ...
Place: iran, california, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 30K
Angel-A (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A beautiful and mysterious woman helps an inept scam artist get his game together...but is their meeting purely coincidence?
Style: semi serious, melancholic, philosophical, intellectual, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: angel, romance, french, fall in love, gangsters, disorder, suicide attempt, supernatural romance, low self esteem, pimp, love story, life philosophy ...
Time: 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 116K
Crimson Peak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, twist ending, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, estate, supernatural, murder, greed, incest, love, dark fantasy, ghosts, betrayal, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Age of Adaline (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After 29-year-old Adaline recovers from a nearly lethal accident, she inexplicably stops growing older. As the years stretch on and on, Adaline keeps her secret to herself until she meets a man who changes her life.
Style: touching, romantic, emotional, sentimental, dramatic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: immortality, love and romance, love story, miraculous event, loneliness, romance, love, impossible love, destiny, single mother, aging, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, year 1954, year 1937, year 1981, future
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.
Style: gothic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, immortality, supernatural, loneliness, haunted by the past, human nature, bonding, victim, manipulations, teaching the ways of the world, unhappy, dark hero ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, 1790s ...
Place: louisiana, new orleans, san francisco, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Zia, distraught over breaking up with his girlfriend, decides to end it all. Unfortunately, he discovers that there is no real ending, only a run-down afterlife that is strikingly similar to his old one, just a bit worse. Discovering that his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, depressing, offbeat, melancholic ...
Plot: afterlife, suicide, on the road, depression, death, russian, friendship, dealing with death, supernatural, love and romance, starting over, regret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.2
 37K
Thirst (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Sang-hyun (Song Kang-ho), a respected priest, volunteers for an experimental procedure that may lead to a cure for a deadly virus. He gets infected and dies, but a blood transfusion of unknown origin brings him back to life as a vampire. Now, ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: vampire, murder, priest, infidelity, doctor, self mutilation, jumping off a building, blood transfusion, gory, betrayal, supernatural, old friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 207K
Warm Bodies (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a zombie becomes involved with the girlfriend of one of his victims, their romance sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
Style: humorous, offbeat, sentimental, light, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: zombie, forbidden love, supernatural romance, fall in love, supernatural, love and romance, transformation, young woman, danger, young man, power of love, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.
Style: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, melancholic, dramatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: true love, love and romance, tragic love, aging, child as adult, hopes, life philosophy, impossible love, imaginary, age difference, supernatural romance, fall in love ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20s, 20th century, 30s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, manhattan new york city, atlantic ocean, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.3
 104K
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 ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, stylized, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, witch, werewolf, supernatural, supernatural romance, immortality, magical, rivalry, secret, siblings relations, love and romance, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: suspenseful, serious, stylized, romantic, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, immortality, teenage life, high school, dangerous attraction, love and romance, werewolf, youth, vampire human love, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, 19th century ...
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 38K
Byzantium (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, fall in love, supernatural, supernatural romance, imaginary, immortality, love and romance, small town life, small town, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, hotel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 390K
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: touching, sexy, sentimental, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, forbidden love, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, small town, true love, supernatural romance, teenage love, supernatural, fall in love, love and romance, young lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, phoenix arizona, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Queen of the Damned (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lestat de Lioncourt is awakened from his slumber. Bored with his existence, he has now become this generation's new Rock God. While in the course of time, another has arisen, Akasha, the Queen of the Vampires and the Dammed. He wants immortal ...
Style: gothic, sexy, suspenseful, atmospheric, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, immortality, rock star, loneliness, goth, fatal attraction, queen, supernatural, danger, music, vengeance ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 2000s
Place: california, england, europe, usa, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Paris, I Love You (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Olivier Assayas, Gus Van Sant, Wes Craven and Alfonso Cuaron are among the 20 distinguished directors who contribute to this collection of 18 stories, each exploring a different aspect of Parisian life. The colourful characters in this drama include ...
Style: stylized, sentimental, atmospheric, talky, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: tourist, loneliness, looking for love, dating, love affair, romance, fall in love, new love, human nature, encounter, couples, young woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Let the Right One In (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in 1982 in the suburb of Blackeberg, Stockholm, twelve-year-old Oskar is a lonely outsider, bullied at school by his classmates; at home, Oskar dreams of revenge against a trio of bullies. He befriends his twelve-year-old, next-door neighbor ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, captivating, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, friendship, hidden identity, bully, bullying, youth, loneliness, mysterious character, deadly creature, murder, young love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 106K
City of Angels (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When guardian angel Seth -- who invisibly watches over the citizens of Los Angeles -- becomes captivated by Maggie, a strong-willed heart surgeon, he ponders trading in his pure, otherworldly existence for a mortal life with his beloved. The couple ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: angel, supernatural romance, afterlife, fall in love, romance, fish out of water, love and romance, couple relations, heaven and hell, human nature, self sacrifice, life & death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, serious, ridiculous, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, immortality, supernatural romance, young lovers, romance, impossible love, bloodsucker, vampire vs vampire, chief of police, grudge, wolf pack ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
We Are the Night (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One night, 18 year old Lena is bitten by Louise, leader of a female vampire trio that are as deadly as they are beautiful. Her newfound vampiric lifestyle is a blessing and a curse at the same time. At first, she enjoys the limitless freedom, the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, impossible love, nightlife, femme fatale, deadly, female vampire, immortality, dangerous attraction, power relations, friendship between women, supernatural romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Coffee and Cigarettes (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Japan, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Coffee And Cigarettes is a collection of eleven films from cult director Jim Jarmusch. Each film hosts star studded cast of extremely unique individuals who all share the common activities of conversing while drinking coffee and smoking cigarettes.
Style: meditative, humorous, stylized, atmospheric, talky ...
Plot: actor, cigarette, coffee, friendship, musician, interview, lifestyle, social relations, artists and showbiz, human nature, friends, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1920s
Place: usa, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Wings of Desire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Wings of Desire is Wim Wender’s artistically beautiful film about the lonely and immortal life of angels during a post-war Berlin. It’s a poetic journey from the perspective of the angels of which one falls in love with a living woman and wants ...
Style: atmospheric, meditative, psychological, surreal, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: immortality, angel, diary, desire, temptation, poet, library, berlin wall, circus, mortality, dream, german ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, west germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Good Night (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Gary, a musician, is trapped in an unhappy relationship with his live-in lover, Dora. He becomes enthralled with a beautiful seductress who enters his dreams, and tries to control his dream-state so he can spend more and more time with her. When ...
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, friendship, dream, love and romance, thirtysomething life, couple relations, romance, fall in love, musician's life, couples, advertising, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, usa, london, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: serious, atmospheric, touching, sentimental, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural romance, graduation, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, friendship, love triangle, rivalry, young lovers, good versus evil, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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: atmospheric, sentimental, romantic, gothic, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, vampire human love, dangerous attraction, supernatural, supernatural romance, romance, young lovers, small town, impossible love, love and romance, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 193K
Meet Joe Black (1998)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: When the grim reaper comes to collect the soul of megamogul Bill Parrish, he arrives with a proposition: Host him for a "vacation" among the living in trade for a few more days of existence. Parrish agrees, and using the pseudonym Joe ...
Style: touching, emotional, clever, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, supernatural romance, mysterious character, dealing with death, afterlife, millionaire, family relations, supernatural, love at first sight, doctor, angel, romance ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, sentimental, romantic, melancholic, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural romance, vampire human love, supernatural, romance, dangerous attraction, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, young lovers, lovers apart, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, italy, tuscany, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 54
Lovelorn (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Set between the parallel worlds of contemporary London, the deserted afterlife and a mysterious dreamscape, LOVELORN is a story of lost souls trying to save each other.
Style: touching, gloomy, serious
Plot: destiny, afterlife, chess, supernatural, redemption, obsessive quest, true love, parallel world, lovers reunited, siblings relations, hopes, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: vampire, behavior control, siblings relations, uncontrollable, imaginary, supernatural romance, couples, gory, strong sexual content, fall in love, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new england, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Life After Beth (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, danger, life turned upside down, couple relations, disorder, deadly, youth, drugs/alcohol, young lovers, supernatural, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, UK, Sweden, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The strange comedy film of two close brothers; one, Wilbur, who wants to kill himself, and the other, Harbour, who tries to prevent this. When their father dies leaving them his bookstore they meet a woman who makes their lives a bit better yet with ...
Style: touching, humorous, sentimental, dark humor, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cancer, suicide, suicide attempt, hospital, suicidal, depression, love triangle, redemption, parents and children, fall in love, human nature, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, glasgow scotland, ireland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%