Queer Vampyres

Straight Vampire Movies by Title

Queer Vampire Movies

Movies

There are a few queer vampire characters in movies and in TV.  In general, we try to stick with ones that are more central to the plot.    Special thanks to Pam Keesey for helping jumpstart this list by providing us with an extensive Filmography from her book 'Vamps'.

These are the items that have been found, a general description, and the general rating by the fans. (note: the ratings shows not only how good the story is, but also how well the horror or creatures are portrayed, and openly queer it is.  A really good non-gay item might score very low).

This page focuses on all straight vampire items.

For a page that shows all orientations, please go here

Title Director Description Year Rating
Addiction, The
lesbian content heterosexual content
Abel Ferrara

In this stylish, highly symbolized take on the vampire legend an NYU grad student is afflicted with the 'addiction' for blood after she's accosted by a Carpathian night-dweller. Seeking to cure herself, she seeks out a master vampire to learn how to control her cravings and find redemption.

1995 D
Andy Warhol's Dracula
heterosexual content
Anthony M. Dawson and Paul Morrissey

Andy Warhol's cheeky tribute to the Transylvanian legend is distinguished by its overt acknowledgement of the sexual metaphor of vampires. Young Dracula craves the blood of virgins in a house full of the promiscuous daughters of a country nobleman.

1974 C
Beverly Hills Vamp
heterosexual content
Fred Olen Ray

Madame Cassandra, a Beverly Hills vampire, has a coven of similarly inclined and uninhibited girls. When her mansion is visited by three naive would-be filmmakers, two fall prey to the girl's charms. The one who escapes, returns to rescue his friends, who are now not so willing to leave.

1989 D+
Blacula
heterosexual content
William Crain

Blaxploitation/horror crossover about undead, decked-out African-American vampire suckin' blood in 1970s L.A.

1972 D-
BloodRayne
lesbian content heterosexual content
Uwe Boll

In eighteenth century Romania, Rayne, a dhampir (half-human, half-vampire), prone to fits of blind blood rage but saddled with compassion for humans, strives to avenge her mother's rape by her father, Kagan, King of Vampires. Two vampire hunters from the Brimstone Society persuade her to join their cause.

2005 D+
Bloody Mallory
transgender content heterosexual content
Julien Magnat

Bloody Mallory and her eclectic crew of misfits must save a conservative homophobic Pope from a dystopic future from the forces of darkness.

2002 --
Bride's Initiation, The
gay content lesbian content heterosexual content
Duncan Stewart

In this adult erotic feature, Dracula kidnaps a pair of newlyweds and proceeds to initiate the bride to married life in his own peculiar way. Changing his mind in midstream, the count pursues a different woman, only to discover a change taking place in him.

1976 D
Brides of Sodom
gay content lesbian content bisexual content heterosexual content
Creep Creepersin

A classic vampire story set in a post apocalyptic world where vampires are named for Greek gods, and witches rule.

2013 D-
Brotherhood, The
gay content heterosexual content
David DeCoteau

The story follows a Fraternity of vampires intent on initiating an innocent jock into their blood craving underworld.

2001 B+
Cav. Costante Nicosia demoniaco, ovvero: Dracula in Brianza, Il
gay content heterosexual content
Lucio Fulci

A homophobic parody of the vampire genre involving a neurotic man thinking that a bite has turned him into a gay vampire. Only blood will keep him macho.

1975 --
Club Vampire
lesbian content heterosexual content
Andy Ruben

A woman is accidentally turned into a vampire. Not being 'planned' she must fight for her life to keep from being destroyed by the local clan.

1998 D-
Daughters of Darkness
gay content lesbian content heterosexual content
Harry Kümel

Newlyweds stop at a deserted hotel where a sinister countess relates the story of her ancestor who found eternal youth by bathing in the blood of 800 virgins. Coincidentally, a blood-drained woman is found murdered in a nearby village.

1970 B
Dead Serious
gay content heterosexual content
Joe Sullivan

A religious zealot and his terrorist cult take over a gay bar in New York City. Their plan is to remove the scourge of homosexuality from the planet. Now a group of unlikely heroes must fight to survive the night and save the city.

2005 --
Draghoula
transgender content heterosexual content
Bashar Shbib

Harry is a young, Jewish scientist who is trying to isolate the guilt gene. When the laboratory administration announces a budget cut, Harry is forced to purchase the rats for his experiments through a Transylvanian agency. After being bitten by one of these rats, Harry is transformed nightly into 'Draghoula', a vampire in drag. Harry's mother, and his coworker, Sabrina, each believe they know the key to returning him to his former state, and attempt to save him.

1995 B-
Embrace of the Vampire
lesbian content heterosexual content
Anne Goursaud

A gender-changing, but predominantly male, vampire tries to seduce a young female college student over the course of three days. The orientation of the woman is unclear as she develops a crush on a lesbian photographer.

1995 --
Fearless Vampire Killers, The
gay content heterosexual content
Roman Polanski

An eccentric professor and his assistant go to Europe to find vampires. In an attempt to rescue a beautiful girl, they meet the Count's gay vampire son, Herbert, who has taken an interest in the assistant.

1967 C
Fright Night
gay content heterosexual content
Tom Holland

A high school boy suspects that his suave next-door neighbor is a vampire. Of course, when he turns out to be right, he depends on his disbelieving friends and a reluctant actor to bail him out.

1985 B-
Hunger, The
lesbian content bisexual content heterosexual content
Tony Scott

A lesbian vampire, aware that her current male companion is dying. She searches for a cure from a young doctor and instead finds her new lover.

1983 A
Immoral Tales
lesbian content heterosexual content
Walerian Borowczyk

Four erotic tales, one of which focuses on the Countess Bathory and her lesbianism.

1974 --
Interview with the Vampire
gay content heterosexual content
Neil Jordan

This big-budget film traces the centuries-long relationship between the regal vampire Lestat and his immortal victim, Louis, through a contemporary interview between Louis and a San Francisco journalist.

1994 D-
Jesus Christ Vampire Hunter
lesbian content heterosexual content
Lee Demarbre

Jesus returns to fight an army of lesbian vampires, atheists, and mad doctor and a confused white guy. Helping him are Mary Magnum and El Santos, the Saint of the Wrestling ring.

2001 --
Lair of the White Worm
lesbian content heterosexual content
Ken Russell

In a remote corner of England's lavish Peak District, a Scottish archaeologist unearths a mysterious skull. But even more mysterious is the snakelike Lady Sylvia who steals the skull, then engages in erotic worship of her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal flesh. Adapted from the novel by Bram Stoker.

1988 B
Lemora: A Child's Tale of the Supernatural
lesbian content heterosexual content
Richard Blackburn

Striking out on her own in order to find her dying father, a girl is warned that the town is seized by an epidemic. This epidemic causes some of the inhabitants to be pale with fangs, others to have decaying skin. There she meets a beautiful woman named Lemora who offers to help her on her quest.

1973 C
Lost Boys
heterosexual content
Joel Schumacher

A recently divorced mother moves to Santa Cruz with her two sons. The oldest boy hooks up with a local gang of motorcycle youths who are more undead than alive, while the youngest meets a pair of vampire hunters. Younger brother Sam works hard to eradicate the ghoulies but his older brother falls in love with the bunch's lone female - and is gradually becoming a vampire himself.

1987 A
Mama Dracula
transgender content heterosexual content
Boris Szulzinger

To keep her youthful appearance, Mama must bathe in the blood of beautiful young virgins, but where do you find them in the '80's? To lure in a victim, Mama is forced, out of desperation, into employing the services of a pair of bumbling vampire twins.

1980 --
Modern Vampires
bisexual content heterosexual content
Richard Elfman

Vampires run amuck in LA, kept under control by club-owner Count Dracula.

1998 D+
Muffy, the Vampire Layer
lesbian content heterosexual content
Jean-Pierre Ferrand

A valley girl investigates a mysterious house with her friends. They find more than what they expected, but are they really vampires?

1992 D-
My Best Friend is a Vampire
gay content heterosexual content
Jimmy Huston

A high-school student meets the girl of his dreams. But after meeting the girl of his dreams, he finds himself turning into a vampire.

1987 --
Once Bitten
gay content heterosexual content
Howard Storm

A horny vampiress goes on the prowl for young virgin males. Since she has to find them in modern-day Los Angeles, she has quite a problem.

1985 D-
Polish Vampire in Burbank, A
bisexual content heterosexual content
Mark Pirro

Being a vampire isn't easy, especially if you are a shy vampire like Dupah. For years he's been content sitting at home watching television while his family ventured out to stalk victims. One day his father sends a reluctant Dupah out to get his own meals. Wackiness ensues.

1985 C
Razor Blade Smile
lesbian content heterosexual content
Jake West

Set in the swinging, Gothic scene of London in the 1850s, with a beautiful, dynamic, headstrong woman. During a pistol duel involving her lover, the sinister, Sir Sethane Blake, she produced a pistol of her own and shot Blake. Enamored with Lilith, Sir Blake bestowed the dark gift of the vampire upon her and all eternity became her playground! Now, 150 years later, Lilith is the most outrageous and seductive woman you'll ever meet. Armed with a coffin full of weapons, she's a contract killer hired to eliminate all members of the mysterious and evil Masonic 'Illuminati' sect.

1998 A
Requiem for a Vampire (2006)
gay content heterosexual content
John Orrichio

After drinking tainted blood, a vampire becomes ill. Now the vampire's family must prepare for the first recorded vampire funeral.

2006 --
Traditional Family Vampires
gay content heterosexual content
Bob Poirier

An over-the-top comedy about a right wing / conservative family of vampires that go door to door sucking blood, until they meet up with a particularly unsavory character (they morally object to one victim's sexual orientation, thereby not finishing the job.... and we all know what happens if you don't drain 'em dry!)

2000 A
VamBIres
bisexual content heterosexual content
Karen Dior

Bisexual vampire porn.

1999 --
Vampyres
lesbian content heterosexual content
Joseph Larraz

English lesbian hitchhiking vampires who lure motorists to their gothic mansion.

1974 C+
Velocity of Gary (Not His Real Name), The
gay content bisexual content heterosexual content
Dan Ireland

Gritty, sometimes misguided story of AIDS-stricken bisexual porn star and makeshift group of lovers and friends who unify during his illness. Interesting but patchy drama best enjoyed by non-mainstream moviegoers.

1998 --
Velvet Vampire
lesbian content heterosexual content
Stephanie Rothman

A glamorous seductress invites a couple to visit her desert home leaving them unaware that they are heading into a journey filled with danger.

1971 C+

TV

Title Director Description Year Rating
Angel
gay content lesbian content heterosexual content
Joss Whedon

In a city overpopulated by demons, warlocks and some really nasty lawyers, a creature of the night becomes Los Angeles greatest hope.

1999 --
Buffy - the Vampire Slayer (the Series)
gay content lesbian content bisexual content transgender content heterosexual content
Joss Whedon

In every generation there is a chosen one. She alone will stand against the vampires, the demons, and the forces of darkness. She is...the SLAYER.

1997 A
Friday the 13th: The Series
lesbian content heterosexual content
(various)

Lewis Vendredi made a deal with the devil, to sell cursed antiques. But he broke the pact, and it cost him his soul. His niece Micki, and her cousin Ryan, have inherited the store, and with it, the curse. Now, they must get
everything back, and the real terror begins.

1987 --
Kids in the Hall
gay content transgender content heterosexual content
(various)

The TV series of the Canadian sketch comedy troupe that, more often than not, puts bizarre, unique, and insane twists in their skits.

1988 --
Saturday Night Live
gay content heterosexual content
(various)

The classic late night live sketch comedy show.

1994 --
Supernatural
lesbian content heterosexual content
(various)

Two brothers seek out the thing that killed their mother and help to rid the world of evil supernatural influences.

2006 --
True Blood
gay content heterosexual content
various

A mind reading waitress must deal with her attraction to a vampire in a world where the vampire community recently came out of the closet.

2008 --

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