Grave robbers break into Nosferatu director FW Murnau’s coffin and remove his head

Grave robbers have broken into the coffin of FW Murnau, and removed the director’s head, according to Variety.

German-born Murnau, who died in a car crash in 1931, is best known for making the first true vampire movie: 1922’s Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens (Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror).

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