vampire & werewolf (the best movies)

+ a few tv shows added at the end for an honorable mention.
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1.
Underworld (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Selene, a beautiful warrior, is entrenched in a war between the vampire and werewolf races. Although she is aligned with the vampires, she falls in love with Michael, a human who is sought by werewolves for unknown reasons. (121 mins.)
Director: Len Wiseman
“ stunning movie in every aspect. Must have watched it 20 times ” - dangermous
 
2.
From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two criminals and their hostages unknowingly seek temporary refuge in an establishment populated by vampires, with chaotic results. (108 mins.)
“ do ya wanna eat my pussy? hahaha whilst this film had its faults the character development and quirky script made it a cult classic ” - dangermous
 
3.
Blade (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A half-vampire, half-mortal man becomes a protector of the mortal race, while slaying evil vampires. (120 mins.)
“ this was the film that really got me hooked to vampire films. amazing. Though i do wish they chose someone who could act rather than snipes...... ” - dangermous
 
4.
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Two American college students on a walking tour of Britain are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists. (97 mins.)
Director: John Landis
“ classic so ahead of its time and jenny really was the best nurse a guy could hope for!! ” - dangermous
 
5.
30 Days of Night (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
After an Alaskan town is plunged into darkness for a month, it is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires. (113 mins.)
Director: David Slade
“ I wish there were more films like this with ravenous evil strong vampires. Alot of the recent films make the vampires out to be kind of teenage ladyboys...... only fault was the vamps could have a had a bit more individuality or character for want of a better phrase while still keeping them as they are the sequal was pants as the vamps were too human ” - dangermous
 
6.
We Are the Night (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
In Berlin, a cop closes in on an all-female vampire trio who just took in a new member, Lena. (99 mins.)
Director: Dennis Gansel
“ wow, stunning film. beautifully shot, full of character, quirky, full of passion, hot vampire chicks (albeit fully clothed) everything a vampire film should be. I would advise you watch it in German with English subtitles as the dubbed version is pants! ” - dangermous
 
7.
Blade: Trinity (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Blade, now a wanted man by the FBI, must join forces with the Nightstalkers to face his most challenging enemy yet: Dracula. (113 mins.)
Director: David S. Goyer
“ bringin in the big boys for this one..... really need a sequal without the idiot snipes ” - dangermous
 
8.
Innocent Blood (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Marie is a vampire with a thirst for bad guys. When she fails to properly dispose of one of her victims, a violent mob boss, she bites off more than she can chew and faces a new, immortal danger. (112 mins.)
Director: John Landis
“ loved this so much, quirky different, a dark side always just out of sight and sureal humor. ” - dangermous
 
9.
Underworld: Evolution (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Picking up directly from the previous film, vampire warrior Selene and the half werewolf Michael hunt for clues to reveal the history of their races and the war between them. (106 mins.)
Director: Len Wiseman
 
10.
Queen of the Damned (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The vampire Lestat becomes a rock star whose music wakes up the queen of all vampires. (101 mins.)
Director: Michael Rymer
“ aliya really was a goddess off screen too!! shame. ” - dangermous
 
11.
Dracula (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The vampire comes to England to seduce a visitor's fiancée and inflict havoc in the foreign land. (128 mins.)
“ I'm sure a lot of geeks will disagree as they like the arty farty old movies but i thought this was one of the first profesionally made, well crafted big budget, non cheesy vampire films made. Definetly a turning point for the genre. well done It was so good i was even able to overlook the surfer dudes poor performance (though i normally like him) ” - dangermous
 
12.
Near Dark (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A small-town farmer's son reluctantly joins a traveling group of vampires after he is turned by a beautiful drifter. (94 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
“ stylish moments and excelent effects, well crafted and cinema photography and creepy music but slow pace ” - dangermous
 
13.
Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An origins story centered on the centuries-old feud between the race of aristocratic vampires and their onetime slaves, the Lycans. (92 mins.)
“ It pains me to put this above lost boys as lost boys is better but I prefer films that take the genre seriously with a dark or gothic side to them. ” - dangermous
 
14.
The Lost Boys (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
After moving to a new town, two brothers discover that the area is a haven for vampires. (97 mins.)
Director: Joel Schumacher
“ classic, I was 12 when it came out. Loved this so much. We didnt have a video (or color telly!) so rented this from the video shop when we visited my older brother!! ” - dangermous
 
15.
Lifeforce (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace. (116 mins.)
Director: Tobe Hooper
“ naked vampire alien chick sucks the lifeforce out of everyone she meets (ensnaring them with her breasts......) Her "ship" is piggy backing a ride on hales comet so i think its was only a quick stop off on earth....... Obviously the London boys sorted them out though..... i feel there should be more scfi / vampire mix ups shame hollywood hasnt come up with much yet ” - dangermous
 
16.
Stake Land (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Martin was a normal teenage boy before the country collapsed in an empty pit of economic and political disaster... (98 mins.)
Director: Jim Mickle
“ pretty good for low budget. Good characters ” - dangermous
 
17.
Blood: The Last Vampire (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A vampire named Saya, who is part of covert government agency that hunts and destroys demons in a post-WWII Japan, is inserted in a military school to discover which one of her classmates is a demon in disguise. (91 mins.)
Director: Chris Nahon
“ if they made it gothic, more suspense and more realistic it would have been better but they didnt....... and i still liked it anyway! ” - dangermous
 
18.
Twilight (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A teenage girl risks everything when she falls in love with a vampire. (122 mins.)
“ it was ok. the vampires are more like stray cats than lions but hey not a bad movie. they tried to make it more interesting with wolfs etc in sequals but all the movies are the same so far. entertaining - no more - but not as bad as the haters would have us believe. ” - dangermous
 
19.
Van Helsing (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The notorious monster hunter is sent to Transylvania to stop Count Dracula who is using Dr. Frankenstein's research and a werewolf for some sinister purpose. (131 mins.)
Director: Stephen Sommers
“ a bit cheesy but you americans cant help yourselves..... ” - dangermous
 
20.
Fright Night (1985)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
When a teenager learns that his next door neighbour is a vampire, no one will believe him. (106 mins.)
Director: Tom Holland
“ "whats a matter charlie.... don't ya want me any more...." ” - dangermous
 
21.
Dracula 2000 (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A group of thieves break into a chamber expecting to find paintings, but instead they release the count himself, who travels to New Orleans to find his nemesis' daughter, Mary Van Helsing. (99 mins.)
Director: Patrick Lussier
“ good idea... the delivery could have been better, some hot vampire chicks! ” - dangermous
 
22.
Vampires: Los Muertos (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
A vampire hunter and a priest fight a band of the walking dead in Mexico. (93 mins.)
“ the evil vampire queen was amazing in this..... the rest of the film um er was ok to..... I think she was the only one with screen presence but wasn't featured that much. ” - dangermous
 
23.
Blade II (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Blade forms an uneasy alliance with the vampire council in order to combat the Reapers, who are feeding on vampires. (117 mins.)
“ the other 2 were better ” - dangermous
 
24.
Perfect Creature (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
The vampire myth is given a stylish 1960s treatment, where a human cop partners with a vampire cop to stop a vamp bent on creating a war between the two "separate but equal" races. (90 mins.)
Director: Glenn Standring
“ an interesting gothic universe ” - dangermous
 
25.
Wolf (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Publisher Will Randall becomes a werewolf and has to fight to keep his job. (125 mins.)
Director: Mike Nichols
 
26.
The Forsaken (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
A young man gets embroiled in a war against vampires. (90 mins.)
Director: J.S. Cardone
“ not too bad kind of poor mans near dark without as much style! ” - dangermous
 
27.
Jennifer's Body (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A newly possessed high school cheerleader turns into a succubus who specializes in killing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror? (102 mins.)
Director: Karyn Kusama
“ pretty lame but just the fact that megan fox played a vampire ensured that i watched this!! ” - dangermous
 
28.
I Am Legend (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Years after a plague kills most of humanity and transforms the rest into monsters, the sole survivor in New York City struggles valiantly to find a cure. (101 mins.)
“ pretty tame bottom of the list...... I think it would have been a classic if it had someone other than that idiot will smith in it...... ” - dangermous
 
29.
Let the Right One In (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Oskar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl. (115 mins.)
Director: Tomas Alfredson
“ bit slow, all about the atmosphere ” - dangermous
 
30.
An American Werewolf in Paris (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
An American man unwittingly gets involved with French werewolves who have developed a serum allowing them to transform at will. (105 mins.)
Director: Anthony Waller
 
31.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A flighty teenage girl learns that she is her generation's destined battler of vampires. (86 mins.)
“ I think i was the only one who liked this film by all accounts. Buffy the tv show that followed was also amazing ” - dangermous
 
32.
Blood and Chocolate (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A young teenage werewolf (Bruckner) is torn between honoring her family's secret and her love for a man (Dancy). (98 mins.)
“ nice lead actress, good idea, good enough effects, shame about characters, dialogue and that french twat ” - dangermous
 
33.
Dog Soldiers (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A routine military exercise turns into a nightmare in the Scotland wilderness. (105 mins.)
Director: Neil Marshall
“ not too shabby ” - dangermous
 
34.
True Blood (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire. (55 mins.)
“ I know this wasnt a film but after reading the books i was gutted they decided to make it a tv show rather than several films. Imagine how evil and cool this could have been with a blockbuster movie budget! As it happens the tv show was better than i expected so happy in the end!! ” - dangermous
 
35.
Moonlight (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A vampire lands work as a private investigator and falls for a mortal woman. (60 mins.)
“ love this ” - dangermous
 
36.
The Vampire Diaries (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A teenage girl is torn between two vampire brothers. (43 mins.)
“ good story telling and characters, a bit too teenage but enjoyable ” - dangermous
 
37.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A young woman, destined to slay vampires, demons and other infernal creatures, deals with her life fighting evil, with the help of her friends. (44 mins.)
 
38.
Red Riding Hood (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Set in a medieval village that is haunted by a werewolf, a young girl falls for an orphaned woodcutter, much to her family's displeasure. (100 mins.)
“ twas ok. ” - dangermous
 
39.
Prowl (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Amber dreams of escaping her small town existence and persuades her friends to accompany her to find an apartment in the big city... (84 mins.)
Director: Patrik Syversen
“ low budget cumbersome story but had some good moments :-( ” - dangermous
 
40.
Romasanta: The Werewolf Hunt (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
An uproar is caused when some mutilated cadavers are discovered, giving way to the legend of the "Werewolf of Allariz"... (90 mins.)
Director: Paco Plaza
 
41.
Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In 18th century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his native American friend Mani are sent by the King to the Gevaudan province to investigate the killings of hundreds by a mysterious beast. (142 mins.)
Director: Christophe Gans
 
42.
The Thompsons (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
On the run with the law on their trail, America's most anguished vampire family heads to England to find an ancient vampire clan. What they find instead could tear their family, and their throats, apart forever. (82 mins.)
“ had its good bits ” - dangermous
 
43.
Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The filming of Nosferatu is hampered by the fact that its star Max Schreck is taking the role of a vampire far more seriously than seems humanly possible. (92 mins.)
 
44.
Blade: The Series (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The adventures of the half human/vampire hunter. (60 mins.)
 
45.
Teen Wolf (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A somewhat awkward teen is attacked by a werewolf and inherits the curse himself, as well as the enemies that come with it. (41 mins.)