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20 best movies like Daughters of Darkness (1971)

List of the best movies like Daughters of Darkness (1971): Female Vampire, Embrace of the Vampire, Requiem for a Vampire, Livid, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, Kiss of the Damned, Rise: Blood Hunter, Amer, Dracula 3D, The Demoniacs.

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Markimdb: 4.8
CountryFrance, Belgium
PlotPassion, Supernatural, Pursuit, Fate
PlaceIslands, Hotels
StyleAtmospheric, Heavy, Gothic, Serious, Disturbing

Countess Irina of Karlstein resides quietly in a hotel on the island of Madeira, where she sustains her immortality by feeding on the life essence of men and women. When new victims are found fatally drained of potency, forensic scientist Dr. Roberts consults his colleague, Dr. Orloff, who confirms that a vampire is responsible. Meanwhile, Irina is confronted by a poet who believes he is destined to become her lover and join her among the immortals!

Markimdb: 4.1
CharactersVampire, Lesbians, Blonde girls
PlotSuperpowers, Passion, Supernatural
StylePsychological problems, Action, Serious, Disturbing

Sharon Hinnendael stars as Charlotte, a timid and sheltered teen who has just left an all-girls Catholic school for a new life at a co-ed university. But an ancient evil has followed her here, tormenting her with disturbing nightmares and tempting her with forbidden desires. It is a hunger that can only be satiated by sensual pleasures of the flesh...and a thirst for blood. It's a battle for her soul... and one she's losing. But Charlotte is a fighter. The chaos and torment threatens to unleash her own inner beast, and anyone even close to her may find themselves embracing their own horrific fate.

Markimdb: 5.5
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Pursuit, Chase, Fate
PlaceSchool, France
StyleGothic, Serious, Disturbing

Two girls on the run get lost in the French countryside, and wind up in a haunted chateau occupied by an ailing vampire and his servants.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, fantasy
CharactersVampire, Thieves
PlaceFrance, Estate
StyleAction, Heavy, Gothic, Serious, Disturbing

It's young Lucy's first day as a trainee in-house caregiver. She visits Mrs Jessel, an old woman who lies in cerebral coma, by herself, in her large desolate house. Learning by accident that Mrs Jessel, a former dance teacher of repute, supposedly possesses a treasure somewhere in the house, Lucy and friends William and Ben decide to search the house in the hope of finding it. At night, they get into the house, which reveals itself to be increasingly peculiar. Their hunt for Mrs Jessel's treasure leads them into a horrifying supernatural series of events that will change Lucy forever..

Markimdb: 7
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
CharactersVampire, Losers
PlotLoneliness, Supernatural, Pursuit
PlaceSmall cities
TimeDark ones
StyleRomantic, Atmospheric, Tense, Fancy, Gloomy

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.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
CharactersVampire, Sisters
PlotPassion, Supernatural, Rivalry
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Tense, Fancy, Explicit scenes

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 relationship, and the whole vampire community becomes endangered.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, action, thriller, detective
CharactersZombie, Vampire, Lesbians
PlotMartial Arts, Revenge, Investigation, Supernatural, Rivalry
StyleHeavy, Gothic, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A young reporter (Lucy Liu) wakes up and realises that she is not alive anymore. She goes on a personal vendetta for a group a cultists that are responsible for her death.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryFrance, Belgium
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

Searing memories and carnal desires rule the mind of Ana, a young woman in thrall to her own fantasies whose visions and obsessions draw her toward deeper eroticism -- and deeper danger, in this modern take on a Giallo.

Markimdb: 3.6
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryItaly, France, Spain
CharactersVampire, Wolves, Dracula, Owls
Time19th century
StyleBy books, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

When Englishman Jonathan Harker visits the exotic castle of Count Dracula, he is entranced by the mysterious aristocrat. But upon learning that the count has sinister designs on his wife, Mina, Harker seeks help from vampire slayer Van Helsing.

Markimdb: 5.2
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersVampire, Pirates, Twins
PlotSurvival, Revenge, Supernatural
PlaceShips, Beach
StyleAtmospheric, Fancy, Serious, Disturbing

A gang of pirates rape the two sole survivors of a ship wreck. The violated girls are rescued by the strange inhabitants of a supposedly haunted island, where they are granted supernatural powers to strike revenge against the pirates.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, detective
PlotObsession, Supernatural, Ghosts, Fear
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

Since her childhood, Jessica has been haunted by recurrent nightmares whose meaning escapes her. This peculiarity has led her to study the psychophysiology of dreams and to follow a therapy with Sean, her mentor and boyfriend, to try and understand the origin of her nightmares. Following the death of her maternal grandmother she hardly knew, Jessica reluctantly returns to the family home. Jessica then begins to wander in a nightmarish world inhabited by twisted versions of her family members. She gradually improves her skills as a lucid dreamer and investigates to solve the mystery that gnaws her and haunts the family home...

Markimdb: 4
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersTigers, Maids
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Religious, Ghosts, Lost memory
PlaceHotels, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Serious, Disturbing

As Nell Sweetzer tries to build a new life after the events of the first movie, the evil force that once possessed her returns with an even more horrific plan.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryFrance, Germany, Czech Republic, Belgium
CharactersDogs, Strong women, Friends, Brothers
PlotTravel, Investigation, Death, Supernatural, Ghosts
PlaceTrains, Paris, Hotels
StylePsychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

A personal shopper in Paris refuses to leave the city until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more complicated when a mysterious person contacts her via text message.

Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryFrance, Germany, Japan
CharactersVampire, Serial killers, Cannibals
PlaceFrance, Laboratory
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Two American newlyweds in Paris experience a love so strong, it almost devours them.

Markimdb: 3.8
Genrehorror, action, drama, western
CharactersVampire, Cowboys, Heroes, Dracula, Criminals
PlotSkirmishes, Supernatural, Rivalry
PlaceWild West, Caves, Hotels
Time19th century
StyleFancy, Creepy, Serious, Disturbing

Dracula travels to the American West, intent on making a beautiful ranch owner his next victim. Her fiance, outlaw Billy the Kid, finds out about it and rushes to save her.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland
CharactersVampire, Immortals
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Sects
PlaceEngland, Hotels, Small cities
TimeDark ones
StyleAtmospheric, Gothic, Serious

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.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrehorror, drama, detective
CharactersZombie, Vampire, Hippies, Losers
PlotSupernatural, Ghosts
StyleAtmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

Newly released from a mental ward, Jessica hopes to return to life the way it was before her nervous breakdown. But when Jessica moves to a country house with her husband and a close friend, she finds a mysterious girl living in there who may or may not be a vampire. Jessica's terror and paranoia resurface as evil forces surround her, making her wonder: Are the visions real or is she slipping back into madness?

Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, fantasy, detective
CharactersVampire, Writers, Alcoholics, Sheriffs
PlotSupernatural, Mystery, Ghosts
PlaceMoon, Hotels, Small cities
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Gothic, Serious

A writer with a declining career arrives in a small town as part of his book tour and gets caught up in a murder mystery involving a young girl. That night in a dream, he is approached by a mysterious young ghost named V. He's unsure of her connection to the murder in the town, but is grateful for the story being handed to him. Ultimately he is led to the truth of the story, surprised to find that the ending has more to do with his own life than he could ever have anticipated.

Markimdb: 5.3
PlotSupernatural, Rivalry
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

A quiet town is jumpstarted by the arrival of an enigmatic family; a statuesque mother named Louisa and her gorgeous teenage sons. Sixteen Year-Old Hilary is working hard to get good grades, hoping to escape the small town life a long line of relatives lived before her. With the arrival of the mysterious family just weeks before school is to let out, life suddenly becomes appealing. Hilary's father is instantly charmed by Louisa, while she herself finds a strong connection to middle son Kadin, ignoring her dubious instincts. As the town falls under the hypnotic spell of the young men, no one but Hilary sees the peculiar loyalty that holds them together and the lengths they will go to give their mother what she needs until it's far too late.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, drama
CountrySpain, West Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, United Kingdom
CharactersVampire, Heroes, Dracula
PlotSupernatural, Love triangle, Chase, Rivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleBy books, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

Jess Franco's version of the Bram Stoker classic has Count Dracula as an old man who grows younger whenever he dines on the blood of young maidens.

Markimdb: 5.2
CountryFrance, Luxembourg, Belgium
PlotWedding, Death, Hypnosis
PlaceIslands, Beach, Scotland, Hotels
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

Lola Arendt, 8, vanishes while on vacation on a wild Scottish island. Shattered by her disappearance, her parents, Sarah and Martin, separate. Two years later, Lola is found at the exact same spot. Martin returns to the island to bring her home. His delight at being reunited with Lola soon gives way to suspicion and fear. Why won't Lola talk? Who are these men watching them? What did Sarah know about Lola's disappearance? And who is beautiful and mysterious Norah Kross? When the weather conspires to stop them leaving, Martin and Lola embark on a journey across the island with Norah, headed for a tragic discovery...

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryNetherlands, Belgium, Denmark
PlotSupernatural, Mystery
StylePsychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Fancy

Borgman is the central character of this dark, malevolent fable. Is he a dream or a demon, a twisted allegory or an all-too-real embodiment of our fears? Borgman is a sinister arrival in the sealed-off streets of modern suburbia. His presence unleashes a crowing gallery of distortion around the careful façade constructed by an arrogant, comfortable couple, their three children and nanny.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
CharactersSerial killers
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Hypnosis, Mystery, Missing people
PlaceEngland, London
StylePsychological problems, Action, By books, Atmospheric, Disturbing

While treating a policewoman for smoking, hypnotherapist Michael Strother has a telepathic vision of a young girl floating beneath the surface of a stream. The escaped victim of a ritualistic serial killer, the girl has become mute, and Michael is called upon by Scotland Yard to unlock the secrets she holds in order to catch a man who believes he has discovered the key to immortality.

Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryUSA, Belgium
PlotObsession, Friendship, Mystery, Death, Fear
PlaceParty, USA, Los Angeles
StyleLight, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

A hopeful young starlet uncovers the ominous origins of the Hollywood elite and enters into a deadly agreement in exchange for fame and fortune.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersVampire, Indians, Cannibals, Gypsies, Psychics
PlotAbduction, Superpowers, Loneliness, Death, Supernatural
PlaceTrains, Labyrinths, Beach, Hotels
StyleExciting, Psychological problems, Gothic, Serious, For men

A traumatized, alcoholic Dan Torrance meets Abra, a kid who also has the ability to "shine." He tries to protect her from the True Knot, a cult whose goal is to feed off of people like them in order to remain immortal. Doctor Sleep is a sequel to Stephen King's 1977 novel "The Shining". Doctor Sleep is set several decades after the events of the first "Shining".

Markimdb: 6.8
CountryItaly, France
CharactersVampire, Snake, Writers
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Ghosts
PlaceEngland, Castle, London
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Gothic, Serious, Disturbing

A writer accepts a wager that he cannot spend the night alone in a haunted castle on All Soul's Eve. Once night falls at the castle, several who had been murdered therein return to life, reliving their deaths and seeking to kill the writer for his blood in a vain attempt to stay alive beyond that one night.

Markimdb: 3.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller
CharactersZombie, Vampire, Teens, Mutant
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Passion, Supernatural, Viruses
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Serious, For men, Disturbing

In a post-apocalyptic future mankind is lives in a prehistoric manner. After killing his father for sexually assaulting his girlfriend, the son of a tribal leader runs away with a group of his teenage friends. They are taken in by Neil and Judith who introduce them to the vices outlawed by their tribes namely sex and drugs.Neil and Judith, however, are genetically altered indestructible mutants who have their own plans for the future of the human race.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersVampire, Horses, Wolves, Spiders, Heroes
PlaceVillage, Ships
StyleAtmospheric, Gothic, Serious, Disturbing

Romanticized adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 classic. Count Dracula is a subject of fatal attraction to more than one English maiden lady, as he seeks an immortal bride.

Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror, thriller, comedy
CharactersVampire, Teens, Monsters, Teachers, Heroes
PlotPassion, Friendship, Mystery, Supernatural, Fulfillment of desires

By day Gerri Dandridge is a sexy professor, but by night she transforms into a real-life vampire with an unquenchable thirst for human blood. When a group of high school students travel abroad to study in Romania, they find themselves ensnared in her chilling web of lust and terror. Charlie and 'Evil' Ed must stop Gerri from drinking and bathing in the blood of a 'new moon virgin', who just so happens to be Charlie’s ex-girlfriend.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrehorror, drama
CountryFrance, West Germany
CharactersMonsters, Serial killers, Teachers
PlotObsession, Supernatural
StyleAction, Atmospheric, Fancy, Explicit scenes, Serious

A young woman left her family for an unspecified reason. The husband determines to find out the truth and starts following his wife. At first, he suspects that a man is involved. But gradually, he finds out more and more strange behaviors and bizarre incidents that indicate something more than a possessed love affair.