Nosferatu - A Symphony of Horror
One of the silent era's most influential masterpieces, Nosferatu's eerie, gothic feel, and a chilling performance from Max Schreck as the vampire, set the template for the horror films that followed.
In this highly influential F.W Murnau's 1922 silent horror film, the mysterious Count Orlok summons Thomas Hutter to his remote Transylvanian castle in the mountains. The eerie Orlok seeks to buy a house near Hutter and his wife, Ellen. After Orlok reveals his vampire nature, Hutter struggles to escape the castle, knowing that Ellen is in grave danger. Meanwhile Orlok's servant, Knock, prepares for his master to arrive at his new home