Movies like Only Lovers Left Alive

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Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
 7.3
 77K
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Germany, UK, France, Greece, USA, Cyprus
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: atmospheric, offbeat, melancholic, stylized, serious, gloomy, philosophical, talky, artsy, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, musician, immortality, lovers reunited, true love, family relations, supernatural, love and romance, human nature, blood, love, musician's life, fate of humanity, rock, depression, love triangle, suicide, goth, eternal life, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, life philosophy, existentialism, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1968, year 1975, 2010s

Most similar movies to Only Lovers Left Alive

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, melancholic, stylized and atmospheric films with plots about supernatural, love and romance, supernatural romance, romance, storytelling, mentor and imaginary mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Only Lovers Left Alive: Crimson Peak (2015), Thirst (2009), Byzantium (2012), Twilight (2008), The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 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, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, estate, supernatural, murder, greed, love, brother sister incest, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, supernatural ability, incest ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, bleak, stylized, serious, scary ...
Plot: vampire, loneliness, prostitution, stalking, supernatural, romance, small town, imaginary, city, iranian, hidden identity, supernatural romance ...
Place: iran, california, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: true love, love and romance, tragic love, aging, hopes, child as adult, imaginary, impossible love, life philosophy, odd, supernatural romance, fall in love ...
Time: 50s, 40s, 20s, 30s, 60s ...
Place: new orleans, usa, paris france, english channel, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.2
 36K
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, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: vampire, blood transfusion, jumping off a building, self mutilation, afterlife, gory, murder, infidelity, legends and myths, priest, doctor, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, sentimental, atmospheric, ridiculous, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural romance, immortality, young lovers, romance, impossible love, rivalry, youth, couples, friends, protective parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.5
 37K
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, stylized, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, fall in love, supernatural, imaginary, supernatural romance, deadly creature, immortality, small town, dangerous attraction, small town life, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.2
 380K
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, small town, true love, teenage love, supernatural, supernatural romance, fall in love, love and romance, young lovers, impossible love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, phoenix arizona, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, manipulations, bonding, victim, teaching the ways of the world, unhappy, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century, victorian era, 19th century, 1790s, 20th century ...
Place: san francisco, europe, usa, mississippi river, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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: sentimental, atmospheric, romantic, gothic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, dangerous attraction, supernatural, supernatural romance, romance, young lovers, impossible love, vampire human love, love and romance, small town, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, gothic, romantic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, werewolf, supernatural, romance, dangerous attraction, young lovers, vampire human love, friendship, uninhibited rivalry, small town, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, tuscany, washington state, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, serious, atmospheric, gloomy, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural romance, graduation, dangerous attraction, young lovers, friendship, love triangle, romance, rivalry, supernatural, impossible love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, supernatural, music, loneliness, fatal attraction, supernatural ability, rock star, queen, danger, blood ...
Time: 2000s, 18th century, 1780s
Place: california, england, africa, egypt, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Let the Right One In (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 115 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: atmospheric, gothic, captivating, bleak, scary ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, friendship, hidden identity, love and romance, deadly, loneliness, bully, youth, suicide, bullying, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When Dracula leaves the captive Jonathan Harker and Transylvania for London in search of Mina Harker -- the spitting image of Dracula's long-dead wife, Elisabeta -- obsessed vampire hunter Dr. Van Helsing sets out to end the madness.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, dangerous attraction, legends and myths, supernatural, immortality, gory, love triangle, chase, love affair, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 15th century, 1890s, victorian england ...
Place: england, transylvania, london, europe, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.2
 188K
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, serious, clever, talky ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, love and romance, mysterious character, afterlife, millionaire, dealing with death, family relations, angel, romance, doctor, father daughter relationship, love at first sight ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, emotional, sentimental, romantic, dramatic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: immortality, miraculous event, love and romance, loneliness, romance, love story, impossible love, destiny, couple relations, love, aging, immortal ...
Time: 20th century, future, year 1981, year 1937, year 1954
Place: san francisco, california, oregon, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.4
 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized
Plot: vampire, private detective, love triangle, supernatural, supernatural romance, danger, love and romance, immortality, vampirism, private investigator, romance, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: offbeat, humorous, clever, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: afterlife, on the road, depression, suicide, death, toast, grocery store, record player, russian, romance, hitchhiker, roommate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 6.7
 104K
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, afterlife, supernatural romance, romance, fall in love, fish out of water, couple relations, love and romance, human nature, heaven and hell, self sacrifice, life & death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: sexy, serious, tense, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, gory, strong sexual content, dangerous attraction, sibling rivalry, sexual relations, small town, siblings relations, supernatural romance, imaginary, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: sexy, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, impossible love, nightlife, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, female vampire, power relations, deadly, immortality, supernatural romance, friendship between women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 8.3
 99K
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, gloomy, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, witch, supernatural, werewolf, immortality, love and romance, magical, supernatural romance, family relations, rivalry, secret, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
What We Do in the Shadows (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Vampire housemates try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster some of the perks of being undead.
Style: dark humor, gothic, offbeat, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, friendship, social misfits, blood, werewolf, buddies, immortality, supernatural, roommate, reality tv, stylish, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1978
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, disturbing, romantic
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, love triangle, supernatural, dangerous attraction, immortality, teenage life, youth, love and romance, high school, small town, werewolf, small town life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century, 1860s, 2000s ...
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.1
 29K
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, fall in love, gangsters, supernatural romance, french, disorder, suicide attempt, love story, life philosophy, pimp, low self esteem ...
Time: 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.2
 222K
Dark Shadows (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Vampire Barnabas Collins is inadvertently freed from his tomb and emerges into the very changed world of 1972. He returns to Collinwood Manor to find that his once-grand estate and family have fallen into ruin.
Style: gothic, humorous, offbeat, dark humor, absurd ...
Plot: vampire, witch, immortality, estate, fish out of water, curse, vengeance, lost love, werewolf, supernatural, eccentric family, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 18th century, 20th century, 70s, year 1972, 1770s
Place: maine, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, psychological, surreal, touching, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: angel, immortality, supernatural romance, library, dream, berlin wall, mortality, circus, temptation, poet, diary, desire ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, europe, west germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 204K
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, sweet, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, forbidden love, fall in love, supernatural, love and romance, young woman, danger, young man, power of love, characters in danger, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 9K
Vamps (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The modern-day story focuses on two beautiful young vampires who are living the good nightlife in New York until love enters the picture and each has to make a choice that will jeopardize their immortality.
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, witty, vampire comedy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, impossible love, forbidden love, support group, drugs/alcohol, screwball, best friends, urban, love, romance, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, drugs/alcohol, deadly, youth, disorder, couple relations, teenage love, one more chance, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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