There’s something so satisfying about the versatility of the vampire. But only a few vampire movies on Netflix really go beyond the general blood and gore to provide a lasting impression on viewers.
To that end, we’ve rated our top 20 Favorite Vampire Movies On Netflix that you need to see immediately!
(Note: Because Netflix changes its line up monthly, we’ve included other ways to watch such as Amazon Prime, etc.)
A legendary warrior priest (Paul Bettany) lives in a city ruled by the church. When a murderous pack of vampires kidnaps his niece (Lily Collins), the priest sets out to rescue her.
Gabriel Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) is dispatched to Transylvania to assist in defeating Count Dracula. Anna Valerious (Kate Beckinsale) reveals that Dracula has formed an unholy alliance with Dr. Frankenstein’s monster. Together Anna and Van Helsing set out to destroy their common enemy, but uncover some unsettling secrets along the way.
In 15th-century Transylvania, Vlad III (Luke Evans) is known as a just ruler. But when Sultan Mehmed II demands 1,000 of the country’s boys, including Vlad’s son, for his army, Vlad makes a deal with a monster that will enable him to defeat the Turks but cost him his humanity.
Selene (Kate Beckinsale) works for the vampire clan as a trained killer. When the Lycans take a mysterious interest in Michael Corvin, an exceptional mortal doctor, Selene struggles to save him from a ruthless Lycan leader hellbent on ending the vampire bloodline.
Abraham Lincoln (Benjamin Walker) loses his mother to a vampire’s bite. He is rescued by a vampire hunter who instructs Abe in the fine art of dispatching bloodsuckers. Abe continues his fight against the undead well into adulthood and his presidency.
In 18th-century Maine, Barnabas Collins (Johnny Depp) seals his own doom when he breaks the heart of a witch named Angelique. Angelique turns Barnabas into a vampire and buries him alive. Two centuries later, Barnabas escapes from his tomb and finds 1972 Collinsport a very different place.
A half-mortal, half-immortal is out to avenge his mother’s death and rid the world of vampires. The modern-day technologically advanced vampires he is going after are in search of his special blood type needed to summon an evil god who plays a key role in their plan to execute the human race.
Half Man, half vampire and consumed by a desire to save the human race from a blood-drenched Armageddon. In this newest action-packed adventure, Blade (Wesley Snipes) is forced to team up with the very vampires he hates in order to overcome a new type of monster which threatens to eradicate both races.
The fragile peace between good and evil is kept in place by two groups: the Day Watch and the Night Watch. Now Night Watch member Anton Gorodetsky (Konstantin Khabensky) finds himself at the center of a prophecy that may mark the end of the delicate balance between the two sides.
On the run from a bank robbery, Seth Gecko (George Clooney) and his brother hightail it to the Mexican border. Kidnapping a preacher and his kids, the criminals sneak across the border and hole up in a topless bar. Unfortunately, the bar also happens to be home base for a gang of vampires. The brothers and their hostages have to fight their way out.
Louis (Brad Pitt) is now a bicentennial vampire, telling his story to an eager biographer. Eventually, Louis resolves to leave his violent maker, but Lestat guilts him into staying by turning a young girl whose addition to the “family” breeds even more conflict.
Ten years after a plague turns most of the world’s population into vampires, a critical blood shortage causes panic among the reanimated. Edward (Ethan Hawke) tries to develop a blood substitute when he meets two fugitive humans who claim to have a possible cure. Edward casts his lot with them in the hope of perfecting the cure before it’s too late.
After a plague turns America into a realm of vampires, a hunter (Nick Damici) travels cross-country with an orphan he rescued, searching for a safe haven.
Sang-hyun (Song Kang-ho), a respected priest, volunteers for an experimental procedure that may lead to a cure for a deadly virus. He gets infected and dies, but a blood transfusion brings him back to life as a vampire. Now Sang-hyun is torn between faith and bloodlust.
Artistic, sophisticated and centuries old, two vampire lovers (Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston) ponder their ultimate place in modern society.
Vampire housemates (Jemaine Clement, Taika Waititi, Jonathan Brugh) try to cope with the complexities of modern life and show a newly turned hipster (Cori Gonzalez-Macuer) some of the perks of being undead.
When Oskar (Kåre Hedebrant) meets his new neighbor, the mysterious and moody Eli (Lina Leandersson), they strike up a friendship. Eventually, Eli shares her dark, macabre secret with Oskar revealing her connection to a string of bloody local murders.
The small town of Barrow, Alaska, experiences a solid month of darkness every year. One year, hungry vampires descend on Barrow to feed. Sheriff Eben (Josh Hartnett) and a dwindling band of survivors must try to last until dawn breaks over Barrow’s month long twilight.
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