A week or so ago we told you that the 1922 F.W. Murnau classic Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror was seeing a Blu-ray release in the UK. Immediately afterwards we began to wonder... okay well, where's our North American release. Well, it's right here!
Released in 1922, F.W. Murnau's Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror holds the distinction of being the very first screen adaptation of Bram Stoker's Dracula. A silent film that still holds the power today to terrify and fascinate.
New Jersey isn't just about orange people with dangerously sharp hair and cleavage you can't escape; it's also about VAMPIRES - the kind that rip your head off with teeth or sharp nails. And an ambitious theatre troupe is proving its love for the fanged with a live performance of Nosferatu.
Not a lot to choose from this week unless you're a fan of directors F.W. Murnau and Tun Fei Mou, but here's what's hitting the street March 17th, 2009.