vampire & werewolf (the best movies)by dangermous | created - 16 Feb 2011 | updated - 18 May 2015 | Public
+ a few tv shows added at the end for an honorable mention.
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1. Underworld (2003)
R | 121 min | Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Selene, a vampire warrior, is entrenched in a conflict between vampires and werewolves, while falling in love with Michael, a human who is sought by werewolves for unknown reasons.
Votes: 228,123 | Gross: $51.97M
stunning movie in every aspect. Must have watched it 20 times
2. From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)
R | 108 min | Action, Crime, Horror
Two criminals and their hostages unknowingly seek temporary refuge in a truck stop populated by vampires, with chaotic results.
Votes: 241,230 | Gross: $25.75M
do ya wanna eat my pussy? hahaha whilst this film had its faults the character development and quirky script made it a cult classic
3. Blade (1998)
R | 120 min | Action, Horror
A half-vampire, half-mortal man becomes a protector of the mortal race, while slaying evil vampires.
Votes: 210,124 | Gross: $70.09M
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......
4. An American Werewolf in London (1981)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Horror
Two American college students on a walking tour of Britain are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.
Votes: 74,954 | Gross: $30.57M
classic so ahead of its time and jenny really was the best nurse a guy could hope for!!
5. 30 Days of Night (2007)
R | 113 min | Horror, Thriller
After an Alaskan town is plunged into darkness for a month, it is attacked by a bloodthirsty gang of vampires.
Votes: 148,634 | Gross: $39.57M
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
6. Wir sind die Nacht (2010)
Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
In Berlin, a cop closes in on an all-female vampire trio who just took in a new member, Lena.
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!
7. Blade: Trinity (2004)
R | 113 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
Blade, now a wanted man by the FBI, must join forces with the Nightstalkers to face his most challenging enemy yet: Dracula.
Votes: 145,685 | Gross: $52.41M
bringin in the big boys for this one..... really need a sequal without the idiot snipes
8. Innocent Blood (1992)
R | 112 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
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.
Votes: 8,006 | Gross: $4.97M
loved this so much, quirky different, a dark side always just out of sight and sureal humor.
9. Underworld: Evolution (2006)
R | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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.
Votes: 171,815 | Gross: $62.32M
10. Queen of the Damned (2002)
R | 101 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
The vampire Lestat becomes a rock star whose music wakes up the queen of all vampires.
Votes: 46,910 | Gross: $30.34M
aliya really was a goddess off screen too!! shame.
11. Dracula (1992)
R | 128 min | Horror
The centuries old vampire Count Dracula comes to England to seduce his barrister Jonathan Harker's fiancée Mina Murray and inflict havoc in the foreign land.
Votes: 158,957 | Gross: $82.52M
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)
12. Near Dark (1987)
R | 94 min | Action, Crime, Drama
A small-town farmer's son reluctantly joins a traveling group of vampires after he is turned on by a beautiful drifter.
Votes: 27,967 | Gross: $3.37M
stylish moments and excelent effects, well crafted and cinema photography and creepy music but slow pace
13. Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)
R | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
An origins story centered on the centuries-old feud between the race of aristocratic vampires and their onetime slaves, the Lycans.
Votes: 134,464 | Gross: $45.80M
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.
14. The Lost Boys (1987)
R | 97 min | Comedy, Horror
After moving to a new town, two brothers discover that the area is a haven for vampires.
Votes: 102,493 | Gross: $32.22M
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!!
15. Lifeforce (1985)
R | 116 min | Action, Horror, Mystery
A race of space vampires arrive in London and infect the populace.
Votes: 17,704 | Gross: $11.60M
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
16. Stake Land (2010)
R | 98 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
In a world of vampires, an expert vampire hunter and his young protégé travel toward sanctuary.
Votes: 37,234 | Gross: $0.02M
pretty good for low budget. Good characters
17. Blood: The Last Vampire (2009)
R | 91 min | Action, Horror, Thriller
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.
Votes: 13,631 | Gross: $0.26M
if they made it gothic, more suspense and more realistic it would have been better but they didnt....... and i still liked it anyway!
18. Twilight (I) (2008)
PG-13 | 122 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
A teenage girl risks everything when she falls in love with a vampire.
Votes: 370,665 | Gross: $191.47M
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.
19. Van Helsing (2004)
PG-13 | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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.
Votes: 214,977 | Gross: $120.18M
a bit cheesy but you americans cant help yourselves.....
20. Fright Night (1985)
R | 106 min | Horror, Thriller
When a teenager learns that his next door neighbour is a vampire, no one will believe him.
Votes: 48,348 | Gross: $24.92M
"whats a matter charlie.... don't ya want me any more...."
21. Dracula 2000 (2000)
R | 99 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror
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.
Votes: 28,988 | Gross: $33.02M
good idea... the delivery could have been better, some hot vampire chicks!
22. Vampires: Los Muertos (2002)
R | 93 min | Action, Horror, Thriller
A vampire hunter and a priest fight a band of the walking dead in Mexico.
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.
23. Blade II (2002)
R | 117 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Blade forms an uneasy alliance with the vampire council in order to combat the Reapers, who are feeding on vampires.
Votes: 174,077 | Gross: $82.35M
the other 2 were better
24. Perfect Creature (2006)
R | 90 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy
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.
an interesting gothic universe
26. The Forsaken (2001)
R | 90 min | Horror, Thriller
A young man gets embroiled in a war against vampires.
Votes: 7,608 | Gross: $7.29M
not too bad kind of poor mans near dark without as much style!
27. Jennifer's Body (2009)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Horror
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?
Votes: 99,583 | Gross: $16.20M
pretty lame but just the fact that megan fox played a vampire ensured that i watched this!!
28. I Am Legend (2007)
PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
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.
Votes: 590,816 | Gross: $256.39M
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......
29. Let the Right One In (2008)
R | 115 min | Drama, Horror, Romance
Oskar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl.
Votes: 185,921 | Gross: $2.12M
bit slow, all about the atmosphere
30. An American Werewolf in Paris (1997)
R | 105 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
An American man unwittingly gets involved with French werewolves who have developed a serum allowing them to transform at will.
Votes: 20,500 | Gross: $26.57M
31. Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992)
PG-13 | 86 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
A flighty teenage girl learns that she is her generation's destined battler of vampires.
Votes: 34,645 | Gross: $16.62M
I think i was the only one who liked this film by all accounts. Buffy the tv show that followed was also amazing
32. Blood and Chocolate (2007)
PG-13 | 98 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
A young teenage werewolf (Bruckner) is torn between honoring her family's secret and her love for a man (Dancy).
Votes: 16,110 | Gross: $3.53M
nice lead actress, good idea, good enough effects, shame about characters, dialogue and that french twat
33. Dog Soldiers (2002)
R | 105 min | Action, Horror, Thriller
A routine military exercise turns into a nightmare in the Scotland wilderness.
not too shabby
34. True Blood (2008–2014)
TV-MA | 55 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire.
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!!
35. Moonlight (2007–2008)
60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
A vampire lands work as a private investigator and falls for a mortal woman.
36. The Vampire Diaries (2009–2017)
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror
A young teen struggles to make a decision between two vampire brothers and their supernatural lives. Soon after she discovers the truth her whole world turns upside down.
good story telling and characters, a bit too teenage but enjoyable
37. Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003)
TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy
A young woman is forced to fulfill her destiny of fighting vampires and demons with the help of her friends all the while struggling to live a normal teenage life of heart break and drama.
38. Red Riding Hood (2011)
PG-13 | 100 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
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.
Votes: 97,565 | Gross: $37.66M
39. Prowl (2010)
R | 84 min | Horror
Amber dreams of escaping her small town existence and persuades her friends to accompany her to find an apartment in the big city. When their transportation breaks down, she and her friends... See full summary »
low budget cumbersome story but had some good moments :-(
40. Romasanta (2004)
R | 90 min | Drama, Horror
An uproar is caused when some mutilated cadavers are discovered, giving way to the legend of the "Werewolf of Allariz". A traveling vendor rolls through the forest in his old wagon. A woman... See full summary »
41. Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
R | 142 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
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.
Votes: 55,701 | Gross: $11.26M
42. The Thompsons (2012)
R | 82 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
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.
had its good bits
43. Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
R | 92 min | Drama, Horror
Votes: 36,065 | Gross: $8.28M