The Man Who Laughs

Nosferatu + 13 more classic silent horror films you can watch NOW
Dec 17, 2012

People have been making movies for as long as motion pictures have existed, even before they could enhance the scares with sound. Silent cinema was a surprisingly fertile place for terrifying filmmaking, and today the odd frame rates and grainy celluloid make the scares seem fresh decades after the films first appeared. From vampires to phantoms to golems, here are some of the greatest creepfests of the silent age.