Nasforatu tells the story of an undead creature that has grown weary of his endlessly repetitive existence , the same predictable event over and over, night after night year after year century after century. The same peasant incapable of understanding the soul of a hunter (Dracula). In the isolated Carpathian mountains life goes on as it has for centuries, missing the advancement of european civilization. No art ,theatre modern music,opera,symphonies modern literature giant cities of light, Rome, Paris , London, Bucharest, Viena, Prague, Florence . Centers of commerce and modern industry ,the printing press, photograph ,medicine. Dracula knows something of this as he in different forms ,and through reading has learned of the great change and most of all fresh blood from the new, less ancient species of humans, to quicken and envigorate, returning him to his former greatness and beyond. Thisis why he has the Existential blues lets look at his options and personal considerations Impotence of Reason. Passion and emotion. Alienation or Estrangement from. ... Despair or Anxiety. ... Nothingness or Death. ... Awful Freedom. ... The Absurd. ... Existence precedes essence. Life is absurd. Alienation. Nothingness and Death. Fear, Dread, Anxiety. Freedom. Existential anguish or Angst (or dread, abandonment, anxiety, etc) generally refers to the negative feelings which arise from the experience of human freedom and responsibility. ... In existentialism, you are defined by your actions (existence precedes essence). Dracula is moving into action that will free him through his making choice and taking action.