Nosferatu the Vampyre

Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)

Nosferatu… he who is doomed to wander alone in darkness

  • Genre: Drama, Horror
  • Release Date: 1979-01-17
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 358 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 47min
  • Language: Deutsch
  • Production Company: Werner Herzog Filmproduktion
  • Production Country: Germany, France
  • Director:
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Jonathan Harker, a real state agent, goes to Transylvania to visit the mysterious Count Dracula and formalize the purchase of a property in Wismar. Once Jonathan is caught under his evil spell, Dracula travels to Wismar where he meets the beautiful Lucy, Jonathan's wife, while a plague spreads through the town, now ruled by death.

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  • Klaus Kinski

    as Count Dracula
  • Isabelle Adjani

    as Lucy Harker
  • Bruno Ganz

    as Jonathan Harker
  • Roland Topor

    as Renfield
  • Walter Ladengast

    as Dr. Van Helsing
  • Martje Grohmann

    as Mina
  • Carsten Bodinus

    as Schrader
  • Beverly Walker

    as Abbess
  • Jacques Dufilho

    as Captain
  • Clemens Scheitz

    as Clerk
  • John Leddy

    as Coachman
  • Rudolf Wolf

    as Coachman
  • Stefan Husar

    as Coachman
  • Lo van Hensbergen

    as Councilman
  • Johan te Slaa

    as Crier
  • Jan Groth

    as Harbormaster
  • Bo van Hensbergen

    as Inspector
  • Claude Chiarini

    as Inspector
  • Margiet van Hartingsveld

    as Maiden
  • Tim Beekman

    as Pallbearer
  • Roger Berry Losch

    as Sailor
  • Rijk de Gooyer

    as Town Official
  • Dan van Husen

    as Warden
  • Werner Herzog

    as Gravedigger (uncredited)
Writing Bram Stoker Novel
Directing Werner Herzog Director
Production Werner Herzog Producer
Writing Werner Herzog Writer
Production Michael Gruskoff Producer
Sound Popol Vuh Original Music Composer
Editing Beate Mainka-Jellinghaus Editor
Production Daniel Toscan du Plantier Producer
Costume & Make-Up Dominique Colladant Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Reiko Kruk Makeup Artist
Camera Jörg Schmidt-Reitwein Director of Photography
Production Walter Saxer Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Gisela Storch Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Ann Poppel Costume Design
Sound Florian Fricke Music
Sound Charles Gounod Music
Sound Harald Maury Sound Designer
Sound Richard Wagner Music