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Are there still quality vampire movies in the 2000s? While some might say that the age of the classic bloodsucker is over, there are plenty of good '00s vampire movies to sink your teeth into. These '00s vampire movies breathe life into a time honored genre, with a wide variety of directors bringing their own unique style to the creatures we all know and love. If you don’t think these 2000s vampire films deserve a top spot on the list, vote them down, vote your favorites up, and rerank this list however you choose.

In this list, you'll find classic heroes like Van Helsing, brought to life by Hugh Jackman, and Blade, a sword-wielding, karate-kicking Wesley Snipes, mixed in with more modern titles like Daybreakers, starring Ethan Hawke and Sam Neil. You'll even find a dash of dark comedy with Shadow of the Vampire. Do you think Americans do vampires best? I Am Legend might make you think so, but foreign films like Thirst might make you reconsider everything.


This list of the top '00s vampire movies will make you want to invite someone into your lair, feast on popcorn, and debate the best 00s vampire movies all night long. Be sure to check out the best '80s vampire movies, too - just make sure you let the right one in.
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Underworld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Underworld Kate Beckinsale, Michael Sheen, Wentworth Miller Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Underworld is a 2003 action horror film directed by Len Wiseman about the secret history of Vampires and Lycans. It is the first installment in the Underworld series. The main plot revolves ...more

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Let the Right One In is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Let the Right One In Lina Leandersson, Tom Ljungman, Philip Hersh Let the Right One In is a 2008 film directed by Tomas Alfredson.

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Van Helsing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Van Helsing Kate Beckinsale, Hugh Jackman, Josie Maran Van Helsing is a 2004 American horror action film directed by Stephen Sommers. It stars Hugh Jackman as vigilante monster hunter Van Helsing, and Kate Beckinsale as Anna Valerious. The film is ...more

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30 Days of Night is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
30 Days of Night Josh Hartnett, Melissa George, Ben Foster For centuries, vampires have stayed in the dark, forced to hide each morning or else be destroyed by the burning power of the sun. But in Columbia Pictures' 30 Days of Night, based on the ...more

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Dark Shadows is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Dark Shadows Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Chloë Grace Moretz Dark Shadows is a 2012 American horror comedy film loosely based on the gothic television soap opera Dark Shadows that was broadcast between 1966 and 1971. The film was directed by Tim Burton ...more

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Blade II is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Blade II Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Ron Perlman Blade II is a 2002 American vampire superhero action film based on the fictional Marvel Comics character Blade. It is the sequel of the first film and the second part of the Blade film series, ...more

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Fright Night is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Fright Night Colin Farrell, David Tennant, Toni Collette Fright Night is a 2011 American 3D comedy horror film directed by Craig Gillespie. A remake of Tom Holland's 1985 film of the same name, the film was adapted by Marti Noxon. The film premiered ...more

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Underworld: Evolution is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Underworld: Evolution Kate Beckinsale, Michael Sheen, Bill Nighy Underworld: Evolution is an American action-vampire film directed by Len Wiseman. It is the second installment in the Underworld series, following Underworld. The events of the film begin during ...more

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Byzantium is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Byzantium Gemma Arterton, Saoirse Ronan, Jonny Lee Miller Byzantium is a 2012 drama, fantasy and thriller film written by Moira Buffini and directed by Neil Jordan.

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The Forsaken is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Alex Malkavian added The Forsaken Julia Schultz, Izabella Miko, Simon Rex The Forsaken is a 2001 horror-thriller film written and directed by J. S. Cardone. In Australia, its promotional title was The Forsaken: Desert Vampires.

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Daybreakers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Daybreakers Willem Dafoe, Ethan Hawke, Sam Neill Daybreakers is a 2009 science-fiction thriller film written and directed by Australian filmmakers Michael and Peter Spierig. The film takes place in a futuristic world overrun by vampires. A ...more

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Shadow of the Vampire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Shadow of the Vampire Willem Dafoe, John Malkovich, Eddie Izzard Shadow of the Vampire is a 2000 horror film directed by E. Elias Merhige and written by Steven Katz, and starring John Malkovich and Willem Dafoe. The film is a fictionalised account of the ...more

The Best Romantic Comedies of the 2000s

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Jennifer's Body is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Alex Malkavian added Jennifer's Body Megan Fox, Amanda Seyfried, Chris Pratt Jennifer's Body is a 2009 black comedy horror film written by Diablo Cody and directed by Karyn Kusama. The film stars Megan Fox, Amanda Seyfried, Johnny Simmons, and Adam Brody. Fox portrays a ...more

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Rise: Blood Hunter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Alex Malkavian added Rise: Blood Hunter Lucy Liu, Carla Gugino, Michael Chiklis Rise: Blood Hunter is a 2007 neo-noir action-horror film written and directed by Sebastian Gutierrez. The film stars Lucy Liu and Michael Chiklis; a supernatural thriller about a reporter who ...more

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Frostbite is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Alex Malkavian added Frostbite Måns Nathanaelson, Petra Nielsen, Anna Lindholm Frostbite is a Swedish comedy horror film from 2006 directed by Anders Banke. As well as the horror theme, various parts also have pure humour elements, and it is considered a horror/comedy by ...more

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I Am Legend is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
I Am Legend Will Smith, Emma Thompson, Salli Richardson I Am Legend is a 2007 American post-apocalyptic science fiction horror film directed by Francis Lawrence and starring Will Smith. It is the third feature film adaptation of Richard Matheson's ...more

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Bitten is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Alex Malkavian added Bitten Jason Mewes, Stuart Stone, Erica Cox Bitten is a 2008 low budget black comedy vampire film that stars Jason Mewes, as a paramedic who rescues Danika, a female vampire, from an alley way.

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Suck is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Alex Malkavian added Suck Alice Cooper, Moby, Iggy Pop Suck is a 2009 rock-and-roll vampire black comedy film starring, written and directed by Rob Stefaniuk. Stefaniuk stars alongside Canadian actress Jessica Paré, Nicole de Boer, Malcolm ...more

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Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Salma Hayek, Willem Dafoe, Josh Hutchersonm Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant is a 2009 American film adaptation of the Vampire Blood trilogy of the book series The Saga of Darren Shan by author Darren Shan.

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunte... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Alan Tudyk, Erin Wasson Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter is a 2012 American dark fantasy action horror film directed by Timur Bekmambetov, based on the 2010 mashup novel of the same name. The novel's author, Seth ...more

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Let Me In is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Let Me In Chloë Grace Moretz, Richard Jenkins, Kodi Smit-McPhee Let Me In is a 2010 romantic horror film written and directed by Matt Reeves and starring Kodi Smit-McPhee and Chloë Grace Moretz. It is a remake of the 2008 Swedish film Let the Right One ...more

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Thirst is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Thirst Song Kang-Ho, Ok-bin Kim, Shin Ha-kyun Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Thirst is a 2009 South Korean horror film written, produced and directed by Park Chan-wook. It is loosely based on the novel Thérèse Raquin by Émile Zola. The film tells the ...more

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What We Do in the Shadows is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
What We Do in the Shadows Jemaine Clement, Rhys Darby, Taika Waititi What We Do in the Shadows is a 2014 New Zealand mockumentary comedy horror film about a group of vampires who live together in Wellington. Directed and written by Taika Waititi and Jemaine ...more

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Day Watch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Day Watch Jeanna Friske, Gosha Kutsenko, Aleksei Chadov Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Day Watch, is a 2006 Russian dark fantasy action film written and directed by Timur Bekmambetov. Marketed as "the first film of the year", it opened in theatres across Russia on 1 ...more

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Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust Dwight Schultz, Pamela Adlon, John DiMaggio Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust is a 2000 anime film written and directed by Yoshiaki Kawajiri. The film is based on the third novel of Hideyuki Kikuchi's Vampire Hunter D series, Demon Deathchase. ...more

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Night Watch is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Night Watch Anna Semenovich, Jeanna Friske, Gosha Kutsenko Night Watch is a 2004 Russian urban fantasy supernatural thriller film directed by Timur Bekmambetov. It is loosely based on the novel The Night Watch by Sergei Lukyanenko, and is the first part ...more

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Ultraviolet is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best 2000s Vampire Movies
Ultraviolet Milla Jovovich, William Fichtner, Cameron Bright Ultraviolet is a 2006 American dystopian science fiction action-horror-thriller film written and directed by Kurt Wimmer and produced by Screen Gems. It stars Milla Jovovich as Violet Song and ...more