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Nosferatu (Film Arts Guild, 1922)

Nosferatu is a 1922 German Expressionist horror film directed by F.W. Murnau and starred Max Schrezk as the Vampire Count Orlok.

Nosferatu was an authorized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Stoker’s heirs sued over Nosferatu and the court ruled that all copies should be destroyed. A few survived and Nosferatu has become known as an influential masterpiece of cinema.