A Night of Horror

A Night of Horror (German: Nächte des Grauens) is a 1916 silent German horror film directed by Richard Oswald, Arthur Robison and starring Werner Krauss.[1][2] It is the earliest known feature-length film to portray vampires, with vampire-like people appearing in the film.[3][4]

A Night of Horror
Directed byRichard Oswald
Arthur Robison
Produced byLu Synd
StarringWerner Krauss
CinematographyMax Fassbender
Release date
  • 1916 (1916)
CountryGerman Empire


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  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: A Night of Horror". Silent Era. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 16 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Nächte des Grauens". Film Portal. Retrieved 16 November 2016.
  3. ^ "Timeline of Greatest Film Milestones and Turning Points in Film History". Filmsite. Retrieved 16 November 2016.
  4. ^ "Early Vampire Cinema 1916 to 1974: Part 1". Robert Hood. Retrieved 16 November 2016.

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