We all have heard and probably seen the hit movie Twilight and its sequels and have no difficulty in telling what the story is all about. Some might love it and some might hate it. In the end, it all comes down to personal interest and opinion. However, for the ones who did like it or at least aspects of it, what is it really that attracted you the most? The central theme of fictional vampires and werewolf, immortality, the love triangle between Bela and the two very different male characters that lead her into a dilemma of choices, the romanticism, the adventure and action or simply everything all together that makes this movie as exciting as it is? For the ones seeking to find similar elements this movie contains in order to prolong the never-ending thrill the success of “Twilight” brought to the world, here are the 12 best movies similar to Twilight. And yes, the list has both romantic and vampire movies.
12. The Hunger (1983)
Go back in time a little and this 20-year-old film will still give you the chills with its main character as a powerful vampire who drinks the blood of her lovers, who let her do it in exchange of a body that does not age. Played by beautiful Catherine Deneuve, she mixes fear with passion and sensuality in this horror film that equally stars David Bowie and Susan Sarandon as main characters. Although a different story setting and definitely a 80’s style visual, it’s a great way to dive back into the mysterious world of vampires and the uncontrollable thirst for blood. When “Twilight” was still not born, here’s what the world got.