|Max Schreck||Graf Orlok|
|Gustav von Wangenheim||Hutter|
|Greta Schröder||Ellen Hutter|
|Georg H. Schnell||Harding|
|John Gottowt||Professor Bulwer|
|Gustav Botz||Professor Sievers|
|Max Nemetz||Käpitän der Demeter|
Although the critics in 1922 didn’t find the film to be anything special, a few years after it’s release it was called innovative and a landmark in cinema history. German director Murnau’s vampire film holds claim to one of the most, if not the most important German expressionist film and a foundation for horror films.