An unauthorized production of Bram Stoker's work with enough preserved to recognize, but enough changed to be legal (names changed to protect the innocent?). Count Orlok's move to Bremen brings the plague traceable to his dealings with the realtor Thomas Hutter, and the Count's obsession with Hutter's wife, Ellen the only one with the power to end the evil.
- F.W. Murnau.....Director
- Max Schreck.....Graf Orlok
- Gustav von Wangenheim.....Hutter
- Greta Schröder.....Ellen Hutter, seine Frau
- Alexander Granach.....Knock, ein Häusermakler
- Georg H. Schnell.....Westenra - Hutters Freund
- Ruth Landshoff.....Lucy, Westenras Frau