Yes, the vampire has been around for a long, long time and movies about them nearly as long – some good, some, well, not so good. Here is a quick list of 15 vampire movies that don’t quite suck.

wpid-download_20141003_180858.png 1. Near Dark (1987) – A happy band of vamps go on a road trip.

2. Vamp (1986)- some college boys shop for flesh…or is it the other way around?

3. Fright Night (original) (1985) – Horror fan Charlie’s life is now imitating art…er, the monster movies.
Nosferatu4. Nosferatu (1922) – The grand pappy of all vampires. Very popular in music videos such as Bowie/Mercury’s Under Pressure

5. Vampire Circus (1971) – Boo! Our town has the Plague. Yay! A circus is coming to town! Oh…

30 Days of Night6. 30 Days of Night (2007) – A little town becomes a vamp’s destination vacation – all you can eat buffet!

7. John Carpenter’s Vampires (1986) – Some ticked off hunters go out looking for a religious knick knack.

wpid-download_20141003_180901.jpeg8. Lost Boys (1987) – New kids just trying to make some friends.

9. Salem’s Lot (1979) TV movie – A little boy and a writer fight a vampy invasion. Oh, and it’s Stephen King so there’s that!

10. Let The Right One In (2008) – Everyone needs a friend, especially kids.

Bram Stoker Dracula11. Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992) – A vampire visits England for a little lust and mayhem.

12. Once Bitten (1985) – A campy, vampy comedy about Jim Carrey being a virgin.

13. The Hunger (1983) – A lady with discerning tastes…like David Bowie.

wpid-interview-with-the-vampire.jpg14. Interview With A Vampire (1994) – The life of a pretty vampire with feelings.

15. Shadow of the Vampire (2000) I don’t just play a vampire in the movies…