False Positive Tips: Must-See Vampire Movies –


What are vampires like in your headcanon?

Do their fangs retract?

Can they transform into wolves and/or bats?

Do they sparkle?

There can be no doubt, few monsters capture our imagination like vampires. Just look at the endless variations on the vampire archetype in comics, books, TV, and movies.


If you need recommendations for vampire movies this October, today’s your lucky day. In no particular order, let’s run down some of the best vampire films around. 


6 Must-See Vampire Movies


WARNING: Some of these trailers contain SPOILERS.


Blade (1998)

Action Vampires.



Afflicted (2013)

Found Footage Vampires.



Fright Night (2011)

Scary, Fun Vampires Nextdoor.



Interview with a Vampire (1994)

Gothic Vampires.



Let the Right One In (2008)

Lonely Vampires.



30 Days of Night (2007)

Vicious Vampires.


If the List Kept Going…

Near Dark (1987)

Nosferatu (1922)

Dracula (1931)

The Brides of Dracula (1960)

Dracula (1992)

What We Do in Shadows (2014)

Underworld (2003)

Did I miss the mark on some of these? What’s on your list of favorite vampire films?