Nosferatu the Vampyre
- West Germany
- 1h 47min
- Directed by: Werner Herzog
- Cast: Klaus Kinski, Isabelle Adjani, Bruno Ganz
- Language: German, English
Disappointingly turgid remake of the expressionist classic, whose main redeeming feature is the splendid make-up and mesmerising presence of Kinski.
An unusually contemplative version of Dracula, in which the vampire bears the cross of not being able to get old and die. Werner Herzog directs Klaus Kinski and Isabelle Adjani.
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