Top 10 Vampire Movies

Vampire films of late have been gathering a bad reputation and the genre appears to be waning; whether it be due to poor casting, cheesy effects, or awful storytelling. However, despite Stephenie Meyer’s best efforts, the genre is still alive and seems more popular than ever.

Vampire Criteria: Vampires must be the film’s main focus. No split monster genres (Underworld, Night Watch) and no shitty films (Twilight, Queen of the Damned, Van Helsing), regardless of popularity.

*Also missing from consideration are a few potential ‘classics’ I have (somehow) yet to see: Thirst (2009), Martin (1977), Fright Night (1985), Near Dark (1987).

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Close Call: Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)

Mel Brooks’ take on Dracula. Although not on the same level as his earlier effort Young Frankenstein (1974), it is quite enjoyable and often hilarious.
* The trailer is awful

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Top 10 Movies: 2000

Top 10: 2000

My top 10 movies: 2000


Honorable Mentions:

Almost Famous, Crimson Rivers, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Chocolat (Best Pic nominee)


10. Me, Myself, & Irene

Rude, gross, and (most importantly) funny. Typical Farrelly brothers comedy.


9. Pitch Black

Well-made sci-fi survival film with a generic plot (Alien (1979) ripoff). Spacecraft crashes on alien planet, survivors must battle creatures while finding a way to escape. Read more of this post