Movies like Only Lovers Left Alive

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Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
 7.2
 99K
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, 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: atmospheric, artsy, stylized, melancholic, gloomy, philosophical, serious, talky, enigmatic, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: vampire, musician, goth, eternal life, immortality, supernatural romance, lovers reunited, love, love and romance, family relations, fate of humanity, true love, supernatural, human nature, vampirism, vampire bite, musician's life, romance, rock, death, suicide, survival, rock band, murder, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1968, 2010s, year 1975
Place: detroit

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Most similar movies to Only Lovers Left Alive

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out melancholic, weird, visually appealing and stylized films with plots about loneliness, mentor, storytelling, dialogue, love and romance, life philosophy and death mostly in Drama, Romance and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Only Lovers Left Alive: Interview with the Vampire (1994), Byzantium (2012), Let the Right One In (2008), Crimson Peak (2015), Kiss of the Damned (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
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: bleak, scary, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, small town life, stalking, loneliness, murder, teenage boy, father son relationship, female vampire, romance, misfit, hidden identity ...
Place: iran, california, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Interview with the Vampire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, 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, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, immortality, supernatural, goth, loneliness, vampire human love, haunted by the past, bonding, dark hero, human nature, vampirism, aristocracy ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, georgian era, 1780s ...
Place: paris france, new orleans, san francisco, louisiana, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.5
 43K
Byzantium (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, 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, serious, dark fantasy, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural romance, fall in love, female vampire, dangerous attraction, deadly creature, supernatural, love and romance, mother daughter relationship, immortality, family secret, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Let the Right One In (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, 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, suspenseful ...
Plot: bullying, supernatural, vampire, friendship, loneliness, bully, deadly creature, hidden identity, youth, mysterious character, vampire human love, new neighbor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, 18th century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.5
 145K
Crimson Peak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
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, gothic horror, dark fantasy, atmospheric, twist ending ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, incest, psychopath, murder, old mansion, supernatural, estate, supernatural romance, brother sister incest, female protagonist, ghost story ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s
Place: england, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, scary, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, vampire sex, strong sexual content, fall in love, supernatural, rivalry, dishonesty, couples, dangerous attraction, erotica, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.3
 20K
He Never Died (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jack is a solitary man with a mysterious past. His strange habits will soon become stranger when his past catches up with him.
Style: enigmatic, melancholic, bloody, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: immortality, vampire, father daughter relationship, kidnapping, loneliness, supernatural, brutality, violence, life & death, cannibalism, gangsters, vengeance ...
⇓ 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, road movie, melancholic ...
Plot: suicide, afterlife, depression, purgatory, death, russian, supernatural romance, friendship, dealing with death, supernatural, fall in love, regret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 7.0
 34K
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: philosophical, semi serious, intellectual, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: angel, life philosophy, loneliness, supernatural romance, low self esteem, french, romance, fall in love, gangsters, love story, disorder, suicide attempt ...
Time: 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 119K
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, romantic, sincere, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: angel, afterlife, romance, supernatural romance, fall in love, heaven and hell, life & death, fallen angel, love and romance, self sacrifice, couple relations, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: meditative, atmospheric, surreal, touching, cerebral ...
Audience: date night
Plot: angel, immortality, mortality, diary, desire, dream, impossible love, german, afterlife, fall in love, supernatural, romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
What We Do in the Shadows (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: New Zealand
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: absurd, gothic, humorous, not serious, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark humor, goth, vampire, friendship, werewolf, immortality, buddies, social misfits, supernatural, roommate, beast, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1997, year 1978, year 1912
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, philosophical, clever, stylized ...
Plot: actor, conversation, lifestyle, family relations, friendship, musician, smoking, coffee, love and romance, social relations, artists and showbiz, cafe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1920s, 70s
Place: usa, california, memphis, las vegas, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, goth, fatal attraction, immortality, rock star, vampirism, supernatural, interspecies romance, supernatural ability, loneliness, music ...
Time: 1780s, 2000s, 18th century
Place: california, england, europe, usa, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
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, dark fantasy, scary, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, supernatural romance, beast, legends and myths, vampire sex, supernatural, love triangle, victorian england, love affair, immortality ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 15th century, middle ages, 1890s ...
Place: transylvania, england, london, europe, romania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Stranger Than Fiction (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Everybody knows that your life is a story. But what if a story was your life? Harold Crick is your average IRS agent: monotonous, boring, and repetitive. But one day this all changes when Harold begins to hear an author inside his head narrating his ...
Style: surreal, humorous, witty, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: death, destiny, professor, dying, writer's life, publisher, human nature, paranoia, literature, self discovery, love and romance, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, dating, loneliness, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, romance, lifestyle, human relationship, new love, siblings relations, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, europe, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Science of Sleep (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is lovestruck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.
Style: surreal, psychological, sentimental, meditative, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: daydreamer, magic, escape from reality, painting, friendship, new job, dreams, romance, introspection, love, dancer, visionary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, mexico, france, latin america, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Drink Slay Love (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A 16-year old vampire discovers she has the ability to withstand sunlight. Sensing an opportunity to round up new victims, her family enrolls her in high school, where her who-cares attitude quickly makes her the coolest girl around.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, vampirism, immortality, supernatural romance, supernatural power, love triangle, eternal youth, immortal, supernatural, romance, teenage life, teenager ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Beautiful Vampire (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The beautiful 500-year-old vampire who lived a quiet life running a dressing room in a secluded alley. There has come a fatal crisis to her. The smell of the boy who likes her constantly stimulates her vampire instinct which has been suppressed for ...
Style: sexy, unusual plot structure, captivating, tense, touching ...
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, love and romance, impossible love, fall in love, couples, supernatural power, true love, immortal, supernatural romance, supernatural, age difference ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 102K
Broken Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.
Style: melancholic, touching, sincere, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: midlife crisis, self discovery, haunted by the past, old love, lost, couples, existentialism, loneliness, human nature, nudity (full frontal - brief), culture clash, travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, france, new jersey, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 234K
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: romantic, touching, sentimental, philosophical, emotional ...
Audience: date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, love and romance, mysterious character, dealing with death, afterlife, love at first sight, family relations, life & death, millionaire, life philosophy, hopes, lifestyle change ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 66
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, serious, disturbing, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: destiny, true love, supernatural, lovers reunited, parallel world, redemption, obsessive quest, hopes, escapades, love and romance, romance, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: humorous, sincere, semi serious, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: midlife crisis, friendship, dream, couple relations, fall in love, thirtysomething life, romance, love and romance, advertising, couples, lifestyle, musician's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, new york, london, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 16K
Mood Indigo (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman suffers from an unusual illness caused by a flower growing in her lungs.
Style: surreal, sentimental, touching, art house, stylized ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, surrealism, philosophy, love affair, honeymoon, love and romance, collector, escapades, tragic love, marriage proposal, unfulfillment, loss of fortune ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, UK, Sweden, France
Duration: 109 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, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: suicidal, suicide attempt, cancer, suicide, depression, love triangle, redemption, fall in love, family relations, hopes, romance, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: glasgow scotland, scotland, europe, ireland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.0
 22K
I Am Love (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Emma left Russia to live with her husband in Italy. Now a member of a powerful industrial family, she is the respected mother of three, but feels unfulfilled. One day, Antonio, a talented chef and her son's friend, makes her senses kindle.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, meditative, emotional, intense ...
Plot: high society, older woman younger man relationship, chef, adultery, infidelity, family relations, older woman younger man sex, food, bourgeoisie, love triangle, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy, london, nice france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Once Upon a Time in the Midlands (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dek, a decent but somewhat dull man, enjoys a happy existence with beloved girlfriend Shirley. They live together with her 12-year-old, Marlene: her daughter by the delinquent Jimmy, who flew the coop years ago and hasn't been heard from since. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, love, romance, starting over, parents and children, family life, couples, human nature, couple relations, haunted by the past, siblings relations, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Somewhere in Time (1980)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Young writer, Richard Collier is met on the opening night of his first play by an old lady who begs him to, "Come back to me." Mystified, he tries to find out about her, and learns that she is a famous stage actress from the early 1900s. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, atmospheric, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: time travel, obsession, hypnosis, supernatural, love triangle, playwright, romance, love and romance, love affair, hotel, dream, supernatural romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1910s, 80s, year 1980 ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This South Korean film takes place on an isolated lake, where an old monk lives in a small floating temple. The monk has a young boy living with him, learning to become a monk. We watch as seasons and years pass by.
Style: philosophical, melancholic, meditative, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: buddhism, existentialism, buddhist monk, meditation, life, life changing experience, solitude, human nature, philosophy, monk, teachers and students, life & death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%