Search results for "Klaus Kinski"

Vampire in Venice (1988)

Professor Paris Catalano visits Venice, to investigate the last known appearance of the famous vampire Nosferatu during the carnival of 1786.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Klaus Kinski  •  Mario Caiano  •  Luigi Cozzi  •  Augusto Caminito  •  Maurizio Lucidi
CAST:  Klaus Kinski  •  Christopher Plummer  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Barbara De Rossi

Kinski Paganini (1989)

Kinski believed that he lived through the same experiences as the legendary "devil violinist" Niccolo Paganini, who set whole Europe of the 19th century into frenzy and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Klaus Kinski
CAST:  Klaus Kinski  •  Tosca D'Aquino  •  Dalila Di Lazzaro  •  Nikolai Kinski

Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)

A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Werner Herzog
CAST:  Klaus Kinski  •  Helena Rojo  •  Del Negro  •  Ruy Guerra

Burden of Dreams (1982) RT 100% / Audience 91%

DVD release: May 2005

German director Werner Herzog begins work on his 1982 epic "Fitzcarraldo" but soon runs into serious setbacks, from casting problems to his own stubborn refusal to use special ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
CAST:  Werner Herzog  •  Klaus Kinski  •  Claudia Cardinale  •  Jason Robards

Count Dracula (1970) RT Audience 47%

DVD release: Dec 2015

Jess Franco's version of the Bram Stoker classic has Count Dracula as an old man who grows younger whenever he dines on the blood of young maidens.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Jesus Franco
CAST:  Christopher Lee  •  Herbert Lom  •  Fred Williams  •  Maria Rohm

Doctor Zhivago (1965) RT 81% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Doctor Zhivago is the filmed adapation of the Russian novel by Boris Pasternak from director David Lean that was an international success and today deemed a classic. Omar ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • War
DIRECTION:  David Lean
CAST:  Omar Sharif  •  Julie Christie  •  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Rod Steiger

Fitzcarraldo (1982) RT 83% / Audience 92%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Fitzcarraldo is a dreamer who plans to build an opera house in Iquitos, in the Peruvian Amazon, so, in order to finance his project, he embarks on an epic adventure to collect ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Werner Herzog
CAST:  Klaus Kinski  •  José Lewgoy  •  Miguel Ángel Fuentes  •  Paul Hittscher

Five for Hell (1969) RT Audience 33%

DVD release: Jan 2000

Gianni 'John' Garko stars as the fun-loving leader of a bunch of oddball, acrobatic G.I.s whose mission is to steal the German's secret attack plans from a villa behind enemy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gianfranco Parolini
CAST:  Gianni Garko  •  Klaus Kinski  •  Aldo Canti  •  Margaret Lee

For a Few Dollars More (1965)

Two bounty hunters are in pursuit of "El Indio," one of the most wanted fugitives in the western territories, and his gang.  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Sergio Leone
CAST:  Clint Eastwood  •  Lee Van Cleef  •  Gian Maria Volonté  •  Klaus Kinski

Grand Slam (1967) RT Audience 76%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Professor James Anders is a seemingly mild-mannered teacher, an American working in Rio De Janeiro. Anders, bored with years of teaching, decides to put together a team to ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Giuliano Montaldo
CAST:  Janet Leigh  •  Robert Hoffmann  •  Klaus Kinski  •  Riccardo Cucciolla

That Most Important Thing: Love (1975)

Servais Mont, a photographer, meets Nadine Chevalier who earns her money starring in cheap soft-core movies. Trying to help her, he borrows the money from the loan sharks to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Andrzej Zulawski
CAST:  Romy Schneider  •  Fabio Testi  •  Jacques Dutronc  •  Nicoletta Machiavelli

Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)

Jonathan Harker, a real state agent, goes to Transylvania to visit the mysterious Count Dracula and formalize the purchase of a property in Wismar. Once Jonathan is caught ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror
DIRECTION:  Werner Herzog
CAST:  Klaus Kinski  •  Isabelle Adjani  •  Bruno Ganz  •  Roland Topor

The Great Silence (1968) RT Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 2004

A mute gunslinger fights in the defense of a group of outlaws and a vengeful young widow, against a group of ruthless bounty hunters.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Western
DIRECTION:  Sergio Corbucci
CAST:  Jean-Louis Trintignant  •  Klaus Kinski  •  Frank Wolff  •  Luigi Pistilli

Decision Before Dawn (1951) RT 100% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2006

WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Anatole Litvak
CAST:  Richard Basehart  •  Gary Merrill  •  Oskar Werner  •  Hildegard Knef

Cobra Verde (1987) RT 88% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A fearsome 19th century bandit, Cobra Verde cuts a swath through Brazil until he arrives at the sugar plantation of Don Octávio Countinho. Not knowing that his new guest is ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama
DIRECTION:  Werner Herzog
CAST:  Klaus Kinski  •  King Ampaw  •  José Lewgoy  •  Salvatore Basile

My Best Fiend (1999)

A film that describes the love-hate relationship between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski, the deep trust between the director and the actor, and their independently and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Werner Herzog
CAST:  Werner Herzog  •  Klaus Kinski  •  Claudia Cardinale  •  Justo González

Android (1982) RT 83% / Audience 38%

DVD release: Oct 2004

Eccentric scientist Dr. Daniel and his shy assistant Max lead a quiet life on their space station, carrying out illegal research on androids, until they receive an unwelcome ...  (more)

GENRES: Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Aaron Lipstadt
CAST:  Klaus Kinski  •  Brie Howard  •  Norbert Weisser  •  Crofton Hardester

Creature (1985) RT Audience 11%

DVD release: Oct 2000

A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  William Malone
CAST:  Stan Ivar  •  Wendy Schaal  •  Lyman Ward  •  Klaus Kinski

Web of the Spider (1971)

Alan Foster, a professional American journalist, travels to London to meet with Edgar Allen Poe for an interview. While in London, Alan soon finds himself in the company of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Antonio Margheriti
CAST:  Anthony Franciosa  •  Michèle Mercier  •  Irina Maleeva  •  Klaus Kinski