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Uniform Title Nosferatu (Motion picture : 1922)
Title Nosferatu : a symphony of horror / Kino International ; screenplay writer, Henrik Galeen ; director, F.W. Murnau.

Publication Info. Weisbaden, Germany : Transit Film ; [New York, NY] : Distributed by Kino International, [2002]


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 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD NOSFERATU    Check Shelf
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Edition Restored authorized edition.
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, Region 1 encoding.
Cast Max Schreck, Gustav von Wangenheim, Alexander Granach, Greta Schroeder, Ruth Landshoff.
Credits Director of photography, Fritz Arno Wagner ; art director, Albin Grau ; music composers, Gérad Hourbette, Thierry Zaboitzeff ; costume designer, Albin Grau ; film restoration Cineteca del Comune di Bologna ; Laboratory ; L'Immagine Ritrovata - Bologna, Italy ; Transit Film, Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1922.
Based on the novel Dracula by Bram Stoker; freely adapted by Henrik Galeen.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Rather than depict Dracula as a shape-shifting monster or debonair gentleman, Murnau's Graf Orlok is a nightmarish, spidery creature with a bulbous head and taloned claws. This is perhaps the most genuinely disturbing incarnation of vampirism.
Note Special features: lengthy excerpts from other films by F.W. Murnau: Journey into the night (1920); The haunted castle (1921); Phantom (1922); The last laugh (1924); Faust (1926); Tabu (1931); choose from two musical scores in digital stereo; photo gallery; scene comparison: novel, screenplay & film.
Language English intertitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Dracula, Count (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Vampires -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films -- Germany.
Vampire films -- Germany.
Horror films -- Germany.
Silent films -- Germany.
Motion pictures, German.
Added Author Murnau, F. W. (Friedrich Wilhelm), 1888-1931.
Galeen, Henrik.
Schreck, Max, 1879-1936.
Wangenheim, Gustav von, 1895-1975.
Granach, Alexander, 1890-1945.
Schroeder-Matrey, Greta.
Yorck, Ruth, 1909-1966.
Wagner, Fritz Arno, 1894-1958.
Grau, Albin, 1894-1942.
Hourbette, Gérad.
Zaboitzeff, Thierry, 1953-
Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. Dracula.
Kino International Corporation.
Cineteca comunale (Bologna, Italy)
Laboratory (Firm)
Immagine Ritrovata (Bologna, Italy)
Transit Film (Firm)
Other Title Nosferatu, eine symphonie des Grauens
Standard No. 738329025328
Music No. K253 Kino on Video
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