About this movie
Cast & Crew
Vicomte Raoul de Chagny
Arthur Edmund Carewe
Ledoux, the Persian
Graf Orlok, Nosferatu
Gustav von Wangenheim
Hutter, His Employee
- Rupert Julian
- F.W. Murnau
- Carl Laemmle, Jr.
- Carl Laemmle, Sr.
- Albin Grau
Reviews by Rotten Tomatoes
percent positive reviews
Variety Staff, Variety
Murnau proved his directorial artistry in Sunrise for Fox about three years earlier, but in this picture he's a master artisan demonstrating not only a knowledge of the subtler side of directing...– Full review
Kim Newman, Empire Magazine
A visual and emotional treat.– Full review
Anton Bitel, Film4
FW Murnau's expressionist horror - and the world's first vampire film - still casts its long shadow over the history of both Germany and cinema– Full review
Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader
The film shows Murnau's uncanny mixture of expressionism and location shooting at its finest.– Full review
Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader
A masterpiece of the German silent cinema and easily the most effective version of Dracula on record.– Full review
Geoff Andrew, Time Out
Murnau's classic vampire movie, though not his best film, remains one of the most poetic of all horror films.– Full review
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