Butteries in the stomach, the smile on the face, warmth in the heart, and more love in the air. This is what romantic movies do to us. But no one knows when these romantic movies canchange your romance mood into moments filled with blood becuase of some supernatural activities. That nailbitting thrill, fast heartbeat and creepy love. So, if you want to feel this thrill with fantasy, then we have got a list of the 9 blood-curdling paranormal romance movies that will make you fall in with the supernatural people.
The iconic paranormal romance movies can bring hearts to your mouth with their creepy love. But still, you cannot resist falling in love with them again and again. Be it a Vampire love story or the story of the fairyland, all of them can turn you on. But this time, this list has no room for the Twilight saga as there are a lot of other iconic underrated movies that you must watch once.
The movies that can attack your soul and haunt your love, are:
- Ghost (1990)
- The Age of Adaline (2015)
- Beastly (2011)
- Beautiful Creatures (2013)
- Thirst (2009)
- City of Angels (1998)
- Above the shadows (2016)
- Red riding hood (2011)
- Warm Bodies (2013)
But what makes them the Best historical Romantic movies of all time? What is so special in these movies? Is it because of the Star cast or is it because of the plot? Hold on!!!! Below is the answer to all these questions. Read along to get to know about the plot and other essential details of these heart-robbing movies.
Best Paranormal Romance Movies of all times
1. Ghost (1990)
Why Ghost is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
Do Ghosts Exist?
Do you believe in ghosts?
No matter whether you believe in them or not, you will love the dreamy love angel between Sam Wheat and Molly Jensen.
What is so special?
Sam is a banker while Molle is an artist. But, because of a shady business deal, Sam was murdered. His spirit got to know about the bad thoughts of a person who was about to harm his girlfriend.
How could anyone see something bad happening with his love?
Even if he is not alive, he decided to take the help of a psychic to help him in fighting against the evil person to save his love.
Wow! So, special!
- Director: Jerry Zucker
- Cast: Patrick Swayze, Whoopi Goldberg, Demi Moore
- Time: 2h 7min
- IMDB Rating: 7.1*
2. The Age of Adaline (2015)
Why The Age of Adaline is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
What if someday you got to know that you will never age?
Yes, it is a strange thought! But, The Age of Adaline has this striking twist.
The story is based on the life of a young beautiful woman, who met with an accident and because of this, she became ageless.
Yes, ageless for more than eight decades.
Because of the thought that people will know about her secret, she solitaires her existence. No contact with anyone! No friends at all!
But, love can change anything and this is what happens to her.
An unwilling chance encounter of her with Ellis Jones who is a charismatic philanthropist brings back the shine of life and her passion for romance. He was in true love with her and made a straight decision to help her in changing her life.
Such a beautiful story.
- Director: Lee Toland Krieger
- Cast: Blake Lively, Harrison Ford, Michiel Huisman
- Time: 1h 52min
- IMDB Rating: 7.2*
3. Beastly (2011)
Why Beastly is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
Remember the tales of “Beauty and the Beast”?
The story of a beautiful woman who fell in love with a beast.
Beastly is another drama fantasy paranormal romance movie that is a modern storyline similar to that of “Beauty and the Beast”.
The story is about an arrogant wealthy high school guy who is rude and does not respect his classmates and is always up to insulting them.
These spoiled kids! What to say!
He because of his spoiled nature gets cursed by one of his classmates to be an ugly person as his soul is humiliating her in front of the whole class. And, if he doesn’t find a true lover within a year, he will remain like that all his life.
And, sadly this happened with him!
To hide him from the world, his dad kept him in a house along with a blind tutor and a maid. He waits for his true love and one day he brings her friend to that house after saving her from a dangerous drug dealer. He wishes she falls in love with her.
Did she fall in love with him?
No, we will not tell you!
You need to figure out this.
- Director: Daniel Barnz
- Cast: Alex Pettyfer, Mary-Kate Olsen, Vanessa Hudgens
- Time: 1h 26min
- IMDB Rating: 6.0*
4. Beautiful Creatures (2013)
Why Beautiful Creatures is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
The doors for the new strange world are going to open!!!
Beautiful Creature is an adventure cun romantic movie about two people who desperately want to be together.
The story belongs to a young boy who wanted to end his school days so that he can go into the outer world and enjoy college, but destiny has other plans for him.
He fell in love with a mysterious girl, the queen of her dreams. The whole class hated her for being the belonging of the family that worship the devil
But, as said love is blind, he was not worried about this at all.
As his lover told him that she is a witch and would be covered by a dark soul on her sixteenth birthday, he helped her to stay normal. He defended his lover from her evil mother who wants to end the love between the two.
- Director: Richard LaGravenese
- Cast: Alice Englert, Viola Davis, Emma Thompson
- Time: 2h 4mins
- IMDB Rating: 6.1*
5. Thirst (2009)
Why Thirst is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
Thirst is another vampire story, but not a simple one.
It has got a lot of wagging twists.
The story belongs to a priest who works selflessly for a hospital.
One day when he was volunteering for a secretly projected vaccine, he accidentally got trapped by the virus. Which resulted in his death. Everyone thought that he was dead.
But when he was introduced with the vampire’s blood, he became alive.
He became greedy for the flesh but later fell in love with a girl in the hospital.
- Director: Chan-wook Park
- Cast: Kang-ho Song, Kim Ok-bin, Hee-jin Choi
- Time: 2h 14mins
- IMDB Rating: 7.1*
6. Above the Shadows (2016)
Why Above the shadows is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
Now, think! What if one day you became invisible?
What if you cannot find a way to become normal again?
Yes, Claudia Myer’s directed movie starring Olivia Thirlby depicts the story of a young woman who somehow loses her abilities and becomes invisible. But, there is only one man who can see her.
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She is at that point in life where she wants to find a way back to look normal with the help of the man who can see her.
- Director: Claudia Myers
- Cast: Olivia Thirlby, Jim Gaffigan, Alan Ritchson
- Time: 1h 51min
- IMDB Rating: 6.0*
7. City of Angels (1998)
Why City of Angels is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
City of Angels is a love story made in heaven.
A love story of an angel.
But, it is true!
The story is about an angel who has never been a human, so has no idea of love and touch. But she lost her heart to a young heart surgeon who is devoted to his work.
But, there is something suspicious!
The doctor finds her strange and came to know about her being an angel by another angel who took the human life and came back to the earth from heaven. Because of this, the two make a decision on his future, which does not turn out as he had expected.
- Director: Francis Ford Coppola
- Cast: Gary Oldman, Anthony Hopkins, Winona Ryder
- Time: 2h 8 min
- IMDB Rating: 7.4*
8. Red Riding Hood (2011)
Why Red riding hood is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
No, this story does not belong to the Robinhood times!
Instead, it shows the real pain of love!
The pain when two lovers are forced to live their lives apart.
The story is about a charming young woman who had to deal with the swing between two men because of her parents. She was madly in love with the man of her choice but was made to leave him and do an arranged marriage with the choice of men her parents like.
But that man lives near a haunted village, where a vampire lives. A Vampire thirsty for blood wants a human body to satisfy his greed for blood. As the two love birds think of running away from the land, the upset beast shows up in the village.
In terror, the afraid villagers tried taking the help of the famed werewolf hunter, Father Solomon (Oldman). But, sadly, this resulted in unthoughtful results when he made people understand that the wolf can be anyone among them.
It was a hard moment for the girl, as she thought that the man whom she loves is the actual wolf.
- Director: Catherine Hardwicke
- Cast: Amanda Seyfried, Lukas Haas, Gary Oldman
- Time: 1h 40min
- IMDB Rating: 5.4*
9. Warm Bodies (2013)
Why Warm Bodies is one of the Best Paranormal Romance Movies?
How creepy zombies are!!
Eww, how they walk! The blood-tripping tongue! The creepy eyes, brainless creatures.
But what if a zombie falls in love with you?
And this is what Warm Bodies have to show you.
Warm Bodies is an extraordinary love story that will make you fall in love with Zombie.
Yes, zombies are a threat to mankind and this story too starts with this lineup where the zombies enjoy feeding on a scavenger party.
But, you must have heard that Love doesn’t know any boundaries! The zombie got his eyes stuck on a beautiful girl and fall in love with her at first sight. So, he decided to save his love from the eyes are the other blood-sucking zombies.
It is not the end here….
As said, love has powers to heal anything, the zombie begins to regain his human body, but because of their strange love, they have to be seen a lot by the society who was against this paranoid human love.
- Director: Jonathan Levine
- Cast: Nicholas Hoult, Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich
- Time: 1h 38min
- IMDB Rating: 6.8*
So, these are the top 10 movies that fall under to be the Best Paranormal Romance movies of all time.
If so, grab your gadgets and give these movies a try. These are going to be your personal favorite. Well, let me tell you that my personal favorites are Warm Bodies (2013) and Ghost (1990). And I am guilty of watching it more than 100 times now!