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The Resource Nosferatu : a symphony of horror, Kino International ; F.W. Murnau, director

Nosferatu : a symphony of horror, Kino International ; F.W. Murnau, director

Label
Nosferatu : a symphony of horror
Title
Nosferatu
Title remainder
a symphony of horror
Statement of responsibility
Kino International ; F.W. Murnau, director
Title variation
Nosferatu, eine symphonie des Grauens
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
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
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Screenplay, Henrik Galeen ; photography, Fritz Arno Wagner ; sets, Albin Grau ; music, Hans Erdmann ; costumes, Albin Grau ; restoration, Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Silent film with German or English intertitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.N563x 2007
PerformerNote
Max Schreck, Gustav von Wangenheim, Alexander Granach, Greta Schroeder, Ruth Landshoff
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1888-1931
  • 1879-1936
  • 1895-1975
  • 1890-1945
  • 1909-1966
  • 1894-1958
  • 1894-1942
  • 1882-1942
  • 1949-
  • 1847-1912
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murnau, F. W.
  • Galeen, Henrik
  • Schreck, Max
  • Wangenheim, Gustav von
  • Granach, Alexander
  • Schroeder-Matrey, Greta
  • Yorck, Ruth
  • Wagner, Fritz Arno
  • Grau, Albin
  • Erdmann, Hans
  • Berriatúa, Luciano
  • Stoker, Bram
  • Kino International Corporation
  • Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dracula films
  • Horror films
  • Silent films
  • Feature films
  • Dracula, Count (Fictitious character)
  • Vampires
Technique
live action
Label
Nosferatu : a symphony of horror, Kino International ; F.W. Murnau, director
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1922
  • Based on the novel Dracula by Bram Stoker; freely adapted by Henrik Galeen
  • Special features: lengthy excerpts from other films by F.W. Murnau: Journey into the night (1920); The haunted castle (1921); Phantom (1922); The finances of the grand duke (1924); The last laugh (1924); Tartuffe (1925); Faust (1926); and Tabu (1931); The language of shadows: the early years and Nosferatu (52-minute documentary by Luciano Berriatúa) and Nosferatu: an historic film meets digital restoration (3-minute documentary)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Ultimate DVD ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
K565
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn489776643
  • (OCoLC)489776643
System details
DVD; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nosferatu : a symphony of horror, Kino International ; F.W. Murnau, director
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1922
  • Based on the novel Dracula by Bram Stoker; freely adapted by Henrik Galeen
  • Special features: lengthy excerpts from other films by F.W. Murnau: Journey into the night (1920); The haunted castle (1921); Phantom (1922); The finances of the grand duke (1924); The last laugh (1924); Tartuffe (1925); Faust (1926); and Tabu (1931); The language of shadows: the early years and Nosferatu (52-minute documentary by Luciano Berriatúa) and Nosferatu: an historic film meets digital restoration (3-minute documentary)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Ultimate DVD ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
K565
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn489776643
  • (OCoLC)489776643
System details
DVD; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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