35 Facts People Can’t Believe They Only Just Learned Today

18. Nosferatu, a film based on Bram Stoker’s work, Dracula

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Apparently, Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau, the director, didn’t secure the copyrights of the film, thus almost deleting the film from history. Luckily, when it made its way to the US, it was saved because Bram Stoker didn’t secure copyrights for Dracula in the states.