Best Vampire Movies Ever

List by john Last updated April 14, 2017

When one thinks about horror movies vampires often come to mind. Some of greatest footage ever put onto film has been from a vampire movie so this is a list of the best vampire movies ever from titles almost 100 years ago to more recent creations.


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Let the Right One In (2008)

Horror Drama
Eli is 12 years old. She’s been 12 for over 200 years and she just moved in next door.

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 Eli, who only appears at night in the snow-covered playground outside their building.

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Vote count 844 Vote avg 74 Release date 2008-01-26
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Nosferatu (1922)

Fantasy Horror
A symphony of horror

Vampire Count Orlok expresses interest in a new residence and real estate agent Hutter's wife. Silent classic based on the story "Dracula."

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Vote count 306 Vote avg 76 Release date 1922-03-06

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From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

Horror Action Thriller
One night is all that stands between them and freedom. But it's going to be a hell of a night.

Seth Gecko and his younger brother Richard are on the run after a bloody bank robbery in Texas. They escape across the border into Mexico and will be home-free the next morning, when they pay off the local kingpin. They just have to survive 'from dusk till dawn' at the rendezvous point, which turns out to be a Hell of a strip joint.

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Vote count 1,264 Vote avg 69 Release date 1996-01-19

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Interview with the Vampire (1994)

Horror Romance
Drink From Me And Live Forever.

A vampire relates his epic life story of love, betrayal, loneliness, and dark hunger to an over-curious reporter.

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Vote count 1,195 Vote avg 71 Release date 1994-11-11

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The Lost Boys (1987)

Comedy Horror
Sleep all day. Party all night. Never grow old. Never die. It's fun to be a vampire.

A mother and her two teenage sons move to a seemingly nice and quiet small coastal California town yet soon find out that it's overrun by bike gangs and vampires. A couple of teenage friends take it upon themselves to hunt down the vampires that they suspect of a few mysterious murders and restore peace and calm to their town.

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Vote count 459 Vote avg 67 Release date 1987-07-31

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Blade (1998)

Horror Action
Part Man. Part Vampire. All Hero.

When Blade's mother was bitten by a vampire during pregnancy, she did not know that she gave her son a special gift while dying: All the good vampire attributes in combination with the best human skills. Blade and his mentor Whistler battle an evil vampire rebel (Deacon Frost) who plans to take over the outdated vampire council, capture Blade and resurrect voracious blood god La Magra.

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Vote count 1,614 Vote avg 64 Release date 1998-08-21

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Fright Night (2011)

Horror Comedy
You can't run from evil when it lives next door.

A teenager suspects his new neighbour is a vampire. Unable to convince anyone, he tries to enlist the help of a self-proclaimed vampire hunter and magician in this remake of the 1985 comedy-horror classic.

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Vote count 501 Vote avg 60 Release date 2011-08-18

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Blade II (2002)

Science Fiction Horror Action
Faster. Sharper. Deadlier.

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. Blade is asked by the Vampire Nation for his help in preventing a nightmare plague that would wipe out both humans and vampires.

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Vote count 1,268 Vote avg 62 Release date 2002-03-22

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30 Days of Night (2007)

Horror Thriller
They're Coming!

This is the story of an isolated Alaskan town that is plunged into darkness for a month each year when the sun sinks below the horizon. As the last rays of light fade, the town is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires bent on an uninterrupted orgy of destruction. Only the small town's husband-and-wife Sheriff team stand between the survivors and certain destruction.

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Vote count 614 Vote avg 63 Release date 2007-10-17

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Let Me In (2010)

Drama Horror Mystery
Innocence dies. Abby doesn't.

A bullied young boy befriends a young female vampire who lives in secrecy with her guardian. A remake of the movie “Let The Right One In” which was an adaptation of a book.

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Vote count 528 Vote avg 67 Release date 2010-10-01

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The Hunger (1983)

Horror Thriller Romance
Nothing Human Loves Forever

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 the help of Dr. Sarah Roberts. Miriam is immediately drawn to Sarah, desiring her as her next immortal companion...

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Vote count 98 Vote avg 63 Release date 1983-04-29

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Daybreakers (2009)

Fantasy Horror Action
In 2019, The Most Precious Natural Resource... Is Us.

In the year 2019, a plague has transformed almost every human into vampires. Faced with a dwindling blood supply, the fractured dominant race plots their survival; meanwhile, a researcher works with a covert band of vampires on a way to save humankind.

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Vote count 533 Vote avg 60 Release date 2009-01-06

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Twilight (2008)

Adventure Fantasy Drama
When you can live forever, what do you live for?

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 cautions, Bella can't help but fall in love with him, a fatal move that endangers her own life when a coven of bloodsuckers try to challenge the Cullen clan.

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Vote count 2,625 Vote avg 57 Release date 2008-11-20

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992)

Action Comedy Horror
She knows a sucker when she sees one.

Blonde, bouncy Buffy is your typical high school cheerleader-- her goal is to "marry Christian Slater and die" and nothing gets in her way when it's time to shop. But all that changes when a strange man informs her she's been chosen by fate to kill vampires. With the help of a romantic rebel, Buffy is soon spending school nights protecting L.A. from Lothos, the Vampire King, his sidekick. Lefty and their determined gang of bloodsuckers. It's everything you'd expect from a teen queen in the Valley.

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Vote count 150 Vote avg 54 Release date 1992-07-24

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Cronos (1993)

Drama Horror Thriller

Faced with his own mortality, an ingenious alchemist tried to perfect an invention that would provide him with the key to eternal life. It was called the Cronos device. When he died more than 400 years later, he took the secrets of this remarkable device to the grave with him. Now, an elderly antiques dealer has found the hellish machine hidden in a statue and learns about its incredible powers. The more he uses the device, the younger he becomes...but nothing comes without a price. Life after death is just the beginning as this nerve-shattering thriller unfolds and the fountain of youth turns bloody.

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Vote count 127 Vote avg 64 Release date 1993-09-12

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Near Dark (1987)

Horror Drama Thriller
In one hot hungry kiss, he gave her everlasting love. She gave him everlasting life.

A mid-western farm boy reluctantly becomes a member of the undead when a girl he meets turns out to be part of a band of southern vampires who roam the highways in stolen cars.

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Vote count 129 Vote avg 69 Release date 1987-10-02

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Fright Night (1985)

Horror Thriller Comedy
There are some very good reasons to be afraid of the dark.

Nobody believes teenager Charley Brewster (William Ragsdale) when he discovers that his suave new neighbor, Jerry Dandrige (Chris Sarandon), is a vampire. So when the bloodsucker starts stalking Charley, he turns to has-been actor Peter Vincent (Roddy McDowall), famed for portraying a ghoul hunter. Unfortunately for the would-be vampire slayers, Dandrige has set his sights on Charley's girlfriend (Amanda Bearse) in this clever spoof of the horror genre.

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Vote count 229 Vote avg 69 Release date 1985-08-02

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Thirst (2010)

Drama Foreign Horror
Open Water in the desert.

After wrecking their car in the middle of the desert, two couples find themselves stranded with few supplies. When the heat intensifies and their precious water supply dwindles, the frantic friends begin betraying each other in the hopes of survival. Their civility rapidly deteriorates as they begin to experience overwhelming fear and desperation in this tense drama starring Lacey Chabert, Tygh Runyan, Brandon Quinn and Mercedes McNab.

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Vote count 4 Vote avg 50 Release date 2010-06-22

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A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)

Horror Romance

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.

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Vote count 219 Vote avg 69 Release date 2014-01-19

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Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)

Drama Horror

Jonathan Harker is sent away to Count Dracula's castle to sell him a house in Virna, where he lives. But Count Dracula is a vampire, an undead ghoul living of men's blood. Inspired by a photograph of Lucy Harker, Dracula moves to Virna, bringing with him death and plague. An unusually contemplative version of Dracula, in which the vampire bears the cross of not being able to get old and die.

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Vote count 119 Vote avg 74 Release date 1979-04-11

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What We Do in the Shadows (2014)

Comedy Horror

Follow the lives of Viago, Deacon, and Vladislav - three flatmates who are just trying to get by and overcome life's obstacles - like being immortal vampires who must feast on human blood. Hundreds of years old, the vampires are finding that beyond sunlight catastrophes, hitting the main artery, and not being able to get a sense of their wardrobe without a reflection, modern society has them struggling with the mundane like paying rent, keeping up with the chore wheel, trying to get into nightclubs, and overcoming flatmate conflicts.

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Vote count 638 Vote avg 74 Release date 2014-06-19

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Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)

Drama Romance

After being around for centuries and now living in the modern age, vampire Adam is a rockstar that cannot grow accustomed to the new modern world with all of its new technology. While he lives in Detroit, his wife Eve lives in Tangier, flourishing in the new world. But when she senses Adam's depression with society, she gets on a plane and goes to see him. Shortly after Eve gets there, her little sister, Ava, shows up after 87 years and disrupts the couple's idyll reunion.

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Vote count 468 Vote avg 72 Release date 2013-12-12

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Dracula (1992)

Romance Horror
Love never dies.

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.

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Vote count 820 Vote avg 70 Release date 1992-11-13

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Vampires (1998)

Action Drama Fantasy
From the Master of Evil. Comes a New Breed of Terror

The church enlists a team of vampire-hunters to hunt down and destroy a group of vampires searching for an ancient relic that will allow them to exist in sunlight.

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Vote count 202 Vote avg 58 Release date 1998-10-30

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Byzantium (2012)

Drama Fantasy Thriller
Irresistible. Immoral. Immortal.

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 and survive on human blood. As knowledge of their secret spreads, their past catches up on them with deathly consequence.

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Vote count 259 Vote avg 61 Release date 2012-09-09

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Ganja & Hess (1973)

Horror
Some Marriages Are Made In Heaven. Others Are Made In Hell.

After being stabbed with an ancient, germ-infested knife, a doctor's assistant finds himself with an insatiable desire for blood.

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Vote count 5 Vote avg 46 Release date 1973-04-20

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Vampire's Kiss (1988)

Comedy Fantasy Horror
Seduction. Romance. Murder. The things one does for love.

A publishing executive is visited and bitten by a vampire and starts exhibiting erratic behavior. He pushes his secretary to extremes as he tries to come to terms with his affliction. The vampire continues to visit and drink his blood, and as his madness deepens, it begins to look as if some of the events he's experiencing may be hallucinations.

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Vote count 60 Vote avg 61 Release date 1988-09-17

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Daughters of Darkness (2000)

Horror

Two women kidnap a third and torture her in a dungeon, with ultimate designs on cannibalizing her.

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Vote count 0 Vote avg 0 Release date 2000-10-23

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Nadja (1994)

Horror Thriller
Unseen. Unforgiving. Undead.

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 Dr. Van Helsing and his hapless nephew. As in all good vampire movies, forces of love are pitted against forces of destruction.

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Vote count 8 Vote avg 60 Release date 1994-09-13

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Blood for Dracula (1974)

Horror
He couldn't live without a virgin's blood..... ...So a virgin had to die!

A sickly and dying Count Dracula, who must drink virgin blood to survive, travels from Transylvania to Italy, thinking he will be more likely to find a virgin in a Catholic country.

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Vote count 19 Vote avg 59 Release date 1974-08-13

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Shadow of the Vampire (2000)

Drama Horror
An Unspeakable Horror. A Creative Genius. Captured For Eternity.

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."

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Vote count 121 Vote avg 65 Release date 2000-05-15

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Bram Stoker's Dracula (1974)

Horror TV Movie

Dracula is searching for a woman who looks like his long dead wife.

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Vote count 13 Vote avg 64 Release date 1974-02-08

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The Addiction (1995)

Drama Horror
The dark is their sunlight. What makes them different is what keeps them alive.

A vampiric doctoral student tries to follow the philosophy of a nocturnal comrade and control her thirst for blood.

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Vote count 38 Vote avg 61 Release date 1995-01-10

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Vampyr (1932)

Horror Drama

A traveler obsessed with the supernatural visits an old inn and finds evidence of vampires.

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Vote count 80 Vote avg 72 Release date 1932-05-06

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