All ages; parental discretion advised. The 2018 theme is Great Soundtracks! You will want to sing (or hum) along with this new lineup of films. Springfilm is a partnership of the Springfield Public Library, Willamalane and the Wildish Community Theater. Each showing features a unique introduction and is followed by a moderated discussion.
1922. Fantasy/horror film. 1h 34m.
In this highly influential silent horror film, the mysterious Count Orlok (Max Schreck) summons Thomas Hutter (Gustav von Wangenheim) to his remote Transylvanian castle in the mountains. The eerie Orlok seeks to buy a house near Hutter and his wife, Ellen (Greta Schroeder). After Orlok reveals his vampire nature, Hutter struggles to escape the castle, knowing that Ellen is in grave danger. Meanwhile Orlok’s servant, Knock (Alexander Granach), prepares for his master to arrive at his new home.