Tag Archives: F.W. Murnau

“George Romero’s Dawn of the Dead”

Zombies have become ubiquitous in just about every medium of our popular culture. In Italy, on September 2, 1978,  when “Dawn of the Dead” first premiered, however, the massive hordes of decaying undead weren’t nearly as omnipresent. The movie is … Continue reading

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“Murnau’s ‘Nosferatu’ Was Almost Wiped out of Existence”

One of the most interesting facts regarding the 1922 F.W. Murnau (Sunrise) directed black and white, silent masterpiece “Nosferatu,” originally titled in German “Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens,” is that none of us who have copies of the movie either … Continue reading

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