Movies and TV shows like Van Helsing

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Van Helsing (2016)
 6.2
 19K
Van Helsing (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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 humanity’s last hope to lead an offensive to take back what has been lost.
Style: captivating, serious, dark, suspense, suspenseful, scary, bloody
Plot: vampire, heroine, supernatural, post apocalypse, murder, survival, vampire slayer, superhero, superheroine, society, blood, vampire hunter, adaptation, adventure, monster, heroes, supernatural ability, dangerous animal, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary, deadly, dark hero, holy water, deadly creature ...

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Most similar movies to Van Helsing

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and exciting films and TV series with plots about supernatural, vampire, danger, imaginary, rivalry, heroes and deadly mostly in Fantasy, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Van Helsing: Shadowhunters (2016), Underworld: Awakening (2012), Blade: House of Chthon (2006), Dominion (2014), Grimm (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 55K
Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: tense, captivating, serious, gothic, bleak ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural power, good versus evil, werewolf, demon, magic, female protagonist, supernatural, strong female character, teenage girl, supernatural being, 18 year old ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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82%
Underworld: Awakening (2012)
Genre: Action, 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: gothic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, vampire, survival, immortality, good versus evil, supernatural, genetically altered, fictional war, female warrior, mutation, hybrid, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Blade: House of Chthon (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The brutal hunt for the pure bloods continues as the ultimate vampire hunter, Blade, battles to defeat the House of Chthon, an ancient evil sect of vampires that is growing stronger everyday. Led by the vampire overlord Marcus, their objective is to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tough guy, vampire hunter, vampire, superhero, supernatural, immortality, heroes, swearing, good versus evil, supernatural ability, chase, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 2000s
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 23K
Dominion (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Dominion is an epic supernatural drama set in the near future. Specifically, 25 years after "The Extinction War," when an army of lower angels, assembled by the archangel Gabriel, waged war against mankind. The archangel Michael, turning ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, fate of humanity, good versus evil, danger, soldier, chosen one, supernatural, survival, save the world, supernatural ability, future dystopia, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.8
 111K
Grimm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, creature, legends and myths, werewolf, monster, police detective, police investigation, supernatural ability, life turned upside down, partners against crime, good versus evil, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, portland oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 114K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, dark fantasy, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, werewolf, victorian england, witch, psychotherapy, imaginary, mysterious character, fear, haunted by the past, supernatural ability, black magic ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The horror and crime thriller genres collide in this new original series from Robert Rodriguez, based on his cult grindhouse classic about bank-robbing brothers on the run, a lawman bent on bringing them to justice, the devout family caught in the ...
Style: scary, rough, stylized, brutal, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, danger, hostages, hostage, criminal heroes, deadly creature, crimes, bar fight, on the run, runaway, texas ranger ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.3
 76K
The Strain (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A high concept thriller that tells the story of Dr. Ephraim Goodweather, the head of the Center for Disease Control Canary Team in New York City. He and his team are called upon to investigate a mysterious viral outbreak with hallmarks of an ancient ...
Style: scary, captivating, suspenseful, serious, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, infected, survival, deadly virus, good versus evil, save the world, fate of humanity, chaos and mayhem, plague, supernatural, chaos, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.3
 3K
Immortals (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Driven by revenge, human-turned-vampire Mia sets out to vanquish Dmitry, a ruthless vampire leader who seeks an artifact that grants immortality.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, revenge, betrayal, escapades, culture clash, rivalry, youth, danger, hopes, friendship, murder, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 24K
Being Human (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The central premise of Being Human is that various types of supernatural beings exist alongside human beings, with varying degrees of menace; that three of these supernatural beings are opting to live amongst human beings rather than apart from ...
Style: semi serious, scary, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, supernatural ability, roommate, friendship, imaginary, seeing dead people, social misfits, teleportation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: europe, united kingdom, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 400K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, serious, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, supernatural ability, monster, ghost, demon, supernatural power, deadly creature, angel, death, vampire, evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1997, year 1983 ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Midnight, Texas (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: fallen angel, angel, werewolf, witch, vampire, supernatural, demon, vampire human love, psychic power, small town life, hell, mercenary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 121K
The Originals (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: stylized, tense, exciting, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, witch, supernatural romance, immortality, magical, love and romance, rivalry, dangerous attraction, power struggle, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Into every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world, a chosen one. She alone will wield the strength and skill to fight the vampires, demons, and the forces of darkness; to stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number. ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, chosen one, vampire slayer, vampire human love, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, high school, prophecy, monster, good versus evil, double life ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 24K
Being Human (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, scary, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, roommate, transformation, friends, lifestyle, everyday life, imaginary, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, warrior, danger, murder, heroes, death, post apocalypse, master warrior, vengeance, betrayal, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 22K
Legacies (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: mysterious, romantic, suspenseful, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, werewolf, supernatural romance, supernatural power, witch, vampire, hybrid, teenage life, teenager, school, friendship between teens, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 1K
The Hexer (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Wiedźmin is a 2002 fantasy television series. 13 episodes were made. The series received relatively poor reviews, particularly in the light of the failure of the preceding movie. The story is based on the stories of The Witcher, by Polish author ...
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: imaginary, medieval, warrior, adventure, martial arts, heroes, battles, deadly creature, danger, good versus evil, adaptation, violence ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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A Discovery of Witches (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, stylized, captivating, scenic, twists and turns
Plot: witch, vampire human love, vampire, magic, love and romance, danger, impossible love, female protagonist, interspecies romance, supernatural, demon, book ...
Place: britain
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100%
 7.3
 11K
The Passage (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A post-apocalyptic story about a botched U.S. government experiment that turns a group of death row inmates into highly infectious vampires, and an orphan girl who might be the only person able to stop the ensuing crisis.
Style: touching, disturbing, exciting, emotional
Plot: post apocalypse, vampire, dystopic future, government conspiracy, child in peril, distopia, vaccine, protector, escape, court, trial, experiment gone awry
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 204K
Blade II (2002)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A rare mutation has occurred within the vampire community - The Reaper. A vampire so consumed with an insatiable bloodlust that they prey on vampires as well as humans, transforming victims who are unlucky enough to survive into Reapers themselves. ...
Style: stylized, exciting, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, dark hero, superhero, vampire hunter, good versus evil, supernatural ability, supernatural, vampire vs vampire, martial arts, imaginary, master warrior, tragic villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: prague, czech republic, europe, london, prague czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 168K
Blade: Trinity (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: For years, Blade has fought against the vampires in the cover of the night. But now, after falling into the crosshairs of the FBI, he is forced out into the daylight, where he is driven to join forces with a clan of human vampire hunters he never ...
Style: gothic, stylized, exciting, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, vampire slayer, superhero, vampire hunter, martial arts, good versus evil, katana, master warrior, heroes, dark hero, katana sword, vampirism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.7
 1K
Wolvesbayne (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film is pretty much a "by the numbers" thriller that follows Russel Bayne (London) - who is bitten by a werewolf and quickly finds himself in the middle of a supernatural war between vampires, werewolves, and human hunters. To make ...
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly creature, rivalry, escapades, deadly, feud, transformation, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 3.5
 671
Slayer (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite commando squad led by longtime soldier buddies Hawk and Grives run afoul of lethal and powerful vampires in a South American rain forest. Grieves gets turned into a vampire and becomes leader of a savage roving herd. Moreover, Hawk has to ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, heroic mission, supernatural, deadly, soldier, gory, wilderness, deadly creature, danger, escapades, leadership ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
True Bloodthirst (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vampires and humans live in a future world where they co-exist – barely. Now, both groups find themselves under attack by a new species of super vampire. The surviving humans and vampires join forces to obliterate the vicious man-sized bat ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, heroic mission, supernatural, track down, deadly creature, murder, rivalry, deadly, danger, escapades, reluctant partners, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.6
 13K
Skinwalkers (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Creatures, bound by the blood of the wolf, that can kill with curses and move at lightening speed, watching the night sky for the rise of the blood-red crescent moon. They are SKINWALKERS. They feed on our flesh and thirst for the taste of human ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, supernatural ability, transformation, young heroes, youth, supernatural, survival, danger, good versus evil, deadly, deadly creature, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.0
 1K
Devilman (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A scientific exploration in search of a new energy source unleashes a group of powerful demons who begin possessing human bodies and destroying civilization. Close friends Akira (Hisato Izaki) and Ryo (Yusuke Izaki) wind up on different sides of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, futuristic
Plot: demon, supernatural, good versus evil, fall in love, chaos, heroic mission, survival, apocalypse, teenage life, danger, supernatural ability, rivalry ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.2
 65K
Spawn (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After being murdered by corrupt colleagues in a covert government agency, Al Simmons (Michael Jai White) makes a pact with the devil to be resurrected to see his beloved wife Wanda (Theresa Randle). In exchange for his return to Earth, Simmons ...
Style: dark fantasy, scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, deal with the devil, good versus evil, superhero, danger, devil, anti hero, back from the dead, anti heroes, betrayal, death, vengeance ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: north korea, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Werewolf: The Beast Among Us (2012)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a 19th century village, a young man studying under a local doctor joins a team of hunters on the trail of a wolf-like creature.
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, deadly creature, supernatural, village, graphic violence, imaginary, in the woods, nightmare, trap, deadly, danger, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.7
 117K
Priest (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In an alternate world, humanity and vampires have warred for centuries. After the last Vampire War, the veteran Warrior Priest lives in obscurity with other humans inside one of the Church's walled cities. When the Priest's niece is ...
Style: dark fantasy, scary, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, post apocalypse, good versus evil, supernatural, vampire hunter, future dystopia, danger, distopia, vampire slayer, human versus monster, master warrior, disobey ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%