11 Vampire Movies That Will Make You Thirst for More

Sometimes, we just love to watch a favorite vampire movie, one of the ones that never get old. It piques our imagination with the unknown story of two teenagers fighting for their love, the incredible and creepy scenes, and the bloodsucking classics.

If you’re looking to get a good rest and watch vampire movies all day, look no further than this list!

1. Near Dark (1987)

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Near Dark is a neo-horror film released in 1987, starring Bill Paxton, Lance Henriksen, Jenette Goldstein, Jenny Wright, Adrian Pasdar, and other brilliant actors. It centers around the main character having to choose between his family and his love of life now that he is a vampire.

One person said, “I love that film so much. I bought some spurs at a goth shop after seeing the bar scene. I used to wear them out clubbing. Don't dance behind me at a goth club.”

2. 30 Days of Night (2007)

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The 2007 film 30 Days of Night is the kind of vampire-horror movie that will make you uneasy. It's full of realistic and brilliantly curated macabre scenes that get under your skin.

“Bro that movie actually freaked me out; how they tortured people just made me really uneasy,” one person said.

“This one is my favorite. I can do that insane screech call thing they do, and I do it sometimes just to freak friends out,” the second one replied.

“Love this one! They are so creepy in how they hunted. Using kids to try to lure them out,” the third added.

3. Fright Night (1985)

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Starring Roddy McDowall, Chris Sarandon, William Ragsdale, and other equally brilliant actors, “Fright Night” is an American supernatural vampire horror movie that will make you thirst for more.

“Loved the way the vampire fit the tropes, but was still a smart, and worthy adversary,” one person shared.

“Also, the fact that Chris Sarandon absolutely freaking nails the role. Charming, stylish, yet still seemed frightening even when he was being nice,” the second person replied.

4. Vampires (1998)

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John Carpenter’s 1998 film ‘Vampires' is a must-watch vampire film classic for your next movie marathon.

“This is on my top list that's not mentioned too often,” one Redditor said.

“I love it! It's one of the most direct movies I can remember. The buildup is so swift and powerful that you really feel the danger they're in. Plus, I love James Woods and Max Schell,” another person replied.

The book is great as well,” a third commenter added.

5. Queen of the Damned (2002)

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The 2002 film “Queen of the Damned” is hailed as one of the best vampire movies ever made. It stars Stuart Townsend, Aaliyah, Marguerite Moreau, Vincent Perez, Lena Olin, and other equally brilliant artists. The thrills and the heart-stopping scenes will definitely make you crave more.

6. Twilight (2008)

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Seeing the Twilight saga on this list makes sense, given how popular the story of teenager Bella and Edward's love is. With a total box office revenue of $3.346 billion from the five films, this vampire movie is also perfect for a date night.

One person said, “My inner teen girl will forever love this series.”

Another Redditor replied, “I'm a vampire film lover, and I still watch Twilight. My favorite bits are the existence of the Volturi and the werewolf lore.”

7. Let the Right One In (2008)

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The 2008 Swedish film “Let the Right One In” is based on the concept that vampires cannot enter the house unless invited. Starring Lina Leandersson, Kare Hedebrant, Patrik Rydmark, and other brilliant actors in the film, along with chilling scenes of creepiness and suspense, it hails as one of the most recommended vampire movies by Redditors.

8. Nosferatu (1992)

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If you want a bit of a classic in your vampire movie, watch Nosferatu with your friends. Released in 1992 in Germany, it is also regarded as one of the best classic vampire movies. The name of the film itself, “Nosferatu,” came from an old Romanian word that is synonymous with “vampire.”

9. Blade (1998)

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Packed with chilling action scenes of fighting off vampires, Wesley Snipes nailed his role in the Blade Trilogy. The film also stars talented actors like Ryan Reynolds, Jessica Biel, Stephen Dorff, and Parker Posey. The Blade is far from boring, and it's a great watch for any season or time of day you're craving a creepy vampire film.

10. The Lost Boys (1987)

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The Lost Boys is a 1987 supernatural horror and comedy film starring Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Corey Feldman, Jamison Newlander, Jami Gertz, and Kiefer Sutherland. If you’ve been thirsting for a suspenseful vampire movie with dark humor, turn on your TV, grab some popcorn, and watch The Lost Boys.

11. The Hunger (1983)

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Starring David Bowie, Catherine Deneuve, and Susan Sarandon, The Hunger focuses on a love triangle where one must resolve conflicted feelings with concerns about the immortality that comes from being a vampire.

“This is my bread and butter vampire films. I’ve seen a lot from yesteryear on to today. But only one films made in 1983 was something special. It starred David Bowie and Catherine Deneuve. THE HUNGER. It’s a great film,” one person said.

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