Movies like The Addiction

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The Addiction (1995)
 6.5
 9K
The Addiction (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A vampiric doctoral student tries to follow the philosophy of a nocturnal comrade and control her thirst for blood.
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, disturbing, gloomy, serious, contemplative, cult film, psychotronic, philosophical ...
Plot: vampire, addiction, blood, university, violence, philosophy, drug abuse, obsession, supernatural, life is a bitch, human nature, infection, undead, murder, mass murder, college, transformation, supernatural power, redemption, gory, vengeance, village, village life, deadly, strong female presence ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to The Addiction

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary and suspense films with plots about deadly, blood, supernatural, gory, vampire, brutality and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Addiction: Habit (1995), The Funeral (1996), Nadja (1994), Dracula (1979), The Driller Killer (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Habit (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: It's autumn in New York. Sam has broken up with his girlfriend and his father has recently died. World-weary and sloppy drunk, he finds temporary solace in the arms of Anna, a mysterious vampire who draws him away from his friends and into a ...
Style: sexual, suspenseful, gloomy, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: vampire, addiction, alcohol abuse, halloween, thanksgiving, aids, blood, garlic, dangerous attraction, computers and web, memory loss, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.6
 8K
The Funeral (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story concerns the funeral of one of three brothers in a family of gangsters that lived in New York in 1930s. Details of the past of the brothers and their families are shown through a series of flashbacks.
Style: realistic, serious, cynical, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, labor union, mafia, violence, family relations, insanity, corpse, bedroom, great depression, strike, crime, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, london
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61%
 6.0
 3K
Nadja (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: This ultra-hip, post-modern vampire tale is set in contemporary New York City. Members of a dysfunctional family of vampires are trying to come to terms with each other, in the wake of their father's death. Meanwhile, they are being hunted by ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, tense, scary, serious ...
Plot: vampire, haunted by the past, addiction, parents and children, family life, twins, stalking, supernatural, deadly, couples, injustice, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.5
 9K
Dracula (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 classic. Set in 1913 England, the bloodsucking, but handsome, charming and seductive, Count Dracula seeks an immortal bride.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, dracula, countryside, gothic horror, supernatural, imaginary, palaces castles and temples, danger, deadly, immortality, village ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era, 1910s, victorian era, 1920s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Driller Killer (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An artist slowly goes insane while struggling to pay his bills, work on his paintings, and care for his two female roommates, which leads him taking to the streets of New York after dark and randomly killing derelicts with a power drill.
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, hallucination, stalking, painting, social misfits, slasher, vengeance, obsession, addiction, mental illness, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hollywood Vampyr (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hollywood Vampyr is an expose of Los Angeles' gothic subculture as seen through the eyes of a young female vampire. The film focuses on FATAL (Nora Zimmett), a former heroin addict who, having embraced this dark lifestyle, decides to leave her ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, addiction, obsession, deadly, life is a bitch, college, religions or cults, subculture, graphic violence, sexual content, goth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Dangerous Game (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A New York film director, working on his latest movie in Los Angeles, begins to reflect the actions in his movie and real life, especially when he begins an affair with the lead actress.
Style: psychological, rough, art house, melancholic, gloomy ...
Plot: filmmaking, obsession, addiction, lifestyle, redemption, life is a bitch, downfall, showbiz, human nature, husband wife relationship, drugs, divorce ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: israel, los angeles, california, middle east, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
China White Serpentine (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Dave's brother Trent was enticed by dark forces and entrapped in a lair of sin. Trent was under the control of Tracey, the drug-dealing seductress who had spun this web of wrongdoing. It was a world of erotic indulgence, frequent drug use, and ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: mind game, femme fatale, investigation, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, obsession, life is a bitch, supernatural, couples, survival, drug abuse, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, captivating, suspenseful, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, immortality, loneliness, supernatural, vampire human love, haunted by the past, human nature, manipulations, goth, dark hero, victim, bonding ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, victorian era, 1990s, georgian era ...
Place: paris france, san francisco, new orleans, louisiana, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.2
 188
Dark Places (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Keri Walker is a drug-addicted prostitute who ends up killing her latest john in self-defense. She finds shelter at a place run by a couple who find pleasure in others' pain. The haven house turns into a hell house and Keri must do whatever she ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: prostitute, life is a bitch, drug abuse, addiction, danger, deadly, crimes, sexual relations, couples, gory, murder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 23K
The Hunger (1983)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Miriam and John are an elegant couple with a dark secret: they are vampires. Feeding on human blood, Miriam has lived for over 2000 years. She gave her lover the gift of eternal life and together they hunt. But John begins aging rapidly, he seeks ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, sexy, gothic, scary ...
Plot: lesbian sex, femme fatale, goth, vampire, nudity (full frontal - brief), immortality, attic, gory, danger, dangerous attraction, couple relations, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 475
Nails (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A professional hit man retires to his colorless apartment but soon starts to suffer from horrible headaches and hears voices. In order to cure himself, he hammers a nail into his skull.
Style: surreal, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: hitman, life is a bitch, deadly, danger, crimes, addiction, masochist, psychopath, gory, self mutilation, murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.0
 861
The Thirst (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Maxx and his girlfriend Lisa are a pair of recovering drug addicts whom are recruited by a clan of sex & violence crazed vampires led by the egotistical and charismatic Darius. But to become members, Maxx and Lisa have to give up their ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, suspense, serious ...
Plot: vampire, terminal illness, blood, dangerous attraction, supernatural, danger, leadership, life is a bitch, deadly creature, deadly, couples, gory ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.9
 910
Bloody Days (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sai, a young artist living in a downtown warehouse delves into an ancient world of blood and lust. An enigmatic foreigner seduces her to try a long forgotten drug making her the prey of a dimensional vampire who needs her new found hunger for blood ...
Style: sexy, psychological, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, danger, deadly creature, deadly, imaginary, addiction, parallel world, painter, sex scene, curses spells and rituals, drug abuse ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ghoulish Count Dracula lures a naive estate agent, Jonathan Harker, to his decaying Transylvanian castle with the promise of easy money. But when he spies a portrait of the man's beautiful young wife Lucy, the vampire becomes obsessed and sets ...
Style: gothic, bleak, scary, atmospheric, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, blood, immortality, small town, surrealism, palaces castles and temples, hidden identity, supernatural, danger, deadly, deadly creature, plague ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 70s, 1920s
Place: romania, transylvania, bulgaria, europe, black sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 10K
Martin (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin sedates women with a syringe full of narcotics and then slices their wrists with a razor blade so he can drink their blood. Martin, who comes to live with his uncle and cousin in the dying town of Braddock, Pennsylvania, has romantic ...
Style: cult film, suspenseful, scary, surreal, tense ...
Plot: vampire, radio show, murder, supernatural, hidden identity, teenage life, crimes, golden years, socially awkward, violence, blood, curse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 2K
Midnight Son (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: MIDNIGHT SON is the story of Jacob, a young man confined to a life of isolation, due to a rare skin disorder that prevents him from being exposed to sunlight. His world opens up when he meets Mary, a local bartender, and falls in love. Tragically, ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, gothic, dark ...
Plot: vampire, isolation, murder, blood, life is a bitch, fall in love, couples, danger, love and romance, supernatural, violence spree, nightshift ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 6K
The Hand (1981)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jon Lansdale is a comic book artist who loses his right hand in a car accident. The hand was not found at the scene of the accident, but it soon returns by itself to follow Jon around, and murder those who anger him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: murder, family in danger, obsession, vengeance, rivalry, slasher, serial killer, comics, hallucination, severed arm, brutality, midlife crisis ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.5
 41K
Stake Land (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Martin was a normal teenage boy before the country collapsed in an empty pit of economic and political disaster. A vampire epidemic has swept across what is left of the nation's abandoned towns and cities, and it's up to Mister, a death ...
Style: bleak, scary, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, vampire hunter, post apocalypse, survival, infected, on the road, society, hunt down, danger, nun, religious fanaticism, violence ...
Time: future
Place: usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 788
Cookers (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After stealing a huge stash of drugs, speed freaks Hector and Dorena plan to cook up an enormous batch of crystal meth and get rich quick. Hector's old buddy Merle has the perfect hideout/meth lab: an old, abandoned farmhouse in the woods where ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: laboratory, drug dealing, hallucination, paranoia, old dark house, supernatural, ghost, addiction, deadly, drug abuse, life is a bitch, methamphetamine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 6K
Haunted (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Professor David Ash exposes false spiritulists and mediums. He is invited to Edbrook to resolve the fears and torments within its secretive family. Soon after arriving Ash begins to doubt his own senses, and watching the strange behaviour of its ...
Style: psychological, scary, gothic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, murder, nanny, haunted house, mystery, family relations, uncover truth, deadly, mentally unstable, siblings relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 15K
The Entity (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Barbara Hershey stars as Carla Moran, a hard-working single mother until the night she is raped in her bedroom by someone - or something - that she cannot see. Despite skeptical psychiatrists, she is repeatedly attacked in her car, in the bath, and ...
Style: psychological, scary, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, demon rape, invisibility, sexual humiliation, ghost, supernatural, sexual abuse, single parent, good versus evil, woman in danger, serial rapist, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Edges of Darkness (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three interconnected tales of terror set against the backdrop of a zombie apocalypse.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, survival, plague, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry, chaos, addiction, obsession, future dystopia, undead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Director F.W. Murnau (John Malkovich) makes a Faustian pact with a vampire (Willem Dafoe) to get him to star in his 1922 film "Nosferatu."
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, dark, serious ...
Plot: obsession, vampire, film within a film, dracula, megalomaniac, escapades, human nature, artists and showbiz, imaginary, filmmaker, gothic horror, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: eastern europe, czechoslovakia, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 4.2
 827
Vampire Clan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five friends welcome real life vampirism into their lives. They cut their own wrists and let their friends drink from them. Rod, the leader, and a very psychotic young guy, ends up killing Heathers parents and stealing their car to go on a crazy ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, stylized, scary
Plot: murder, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, uncover truth, leadership, investigation, slasher, gory, suburbs, religions or cults, vampire, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, year 1996, 1990s, 2000s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 42K
Maggie (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: There's a deadly zombie epidemic threatening humanity, but Wade, a small-town farmer and family man, refuses to accept defeat even when his daughter Maggie becomes infected. As Maggie's condition worsens and the authorities seek to ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, scary, bleak, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, terminal illness, apocalypse, death, plague, danger, end of the world, survival horror, father daughter relationship, life is a bitch, parents and children, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015
Place: usa, midwest, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Lesbian Vampires (1971)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An erotic horror tale about a vixen vampiress seducing and killing women to appease her insatiable thirst for female blood.
Style: erotic, surreal, psychological, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: lesbian vampire, vampire, sexploitation, lesbian sex, obsession, supernatural, deadly, dangerous attraction, cult, gays and lesbians, gender, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: spain, turkey, istanbul turkey, constantinople
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 43K
Thirst (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 134 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, bleak, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: vampire, priest, experiment gone awry, murder, doctor, infidelity, blood transfusion, self mutilation, supernatural, deadly virus, character change, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 11K
Black Sabbath (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three short tales of supernatural horror. In “The Telephone,” a woman is plagued by threatening phone calls. In "The Wurdalak,” a family is preyed upon by vampiric monsters. In “The Drop of Water,” a deceased medium wreaks havoc on ...
Style: scary, serious, atmospheric, gothic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, family in danger, woman in danger, destiny, vampire, supernatural, afterlife, vengeance, ghost, good versus evil, strangulation, visceral ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: russia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Trouble Every Day (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Scientist Shane Brown neglects his new bride, instead spending their honeymoon searching for an old colleague who disappeared after a research paper he had written was discredited by the medical community. It turns out that Dr. Semeneau is living in ...
Style: psychological, scary, rough, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, murder, rape, gory, serial killer, danger, dangerous attraction, addiction, eroticism, violence, honeymoon, laboratory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%