WorldCat Identities

Kinski, Klaus

Overview
Works: 742 works in 1,839 publications in 11 languages and 14,412 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Juvenile works  History  Portraits  Documentary films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion pictures  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Creator, Costume designer, Adapter, Other, Interviewee, Narrator, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Klaus Kinski Publications about Klaus Kinski
Publications by  Klaus Kinski Publications by Klaus Kinski
posthumous Publications by Klaus Kinski, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Klaus Kinski
Fitzcarraldo by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
131 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man becomes obsessed with the ambition to build his own personal opera house and make a fortune in the rainforest of Iquitos, Peru
Aguirre, the wrath of God by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A band of Spanish conquistadors, led by Aguirre, self-styled "Wrath of God," go up the Amazon in search of gold, but Aguirre's megalomania turns the expedition into a death trip
Woyzeck by Georg Büchner ( Visual )
85 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Franz Woyzeck is a hapless, hopeless soldier, alone and powerless in society, assaulted from all sides by forces he cannot control. Abused and tortured, both physically and psychologically by commanding officers, doctors and his unfaithful wife, Marie, Woyzeck struggles to hold on to his humanity and his fragile sanity. In the film's shattering climax, he is finally driven over the brink into madness and murder
Beauty and the Beast ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shy, unselfish Beauty is a captive of a qrotesque beast, but she comes to discover that ugliness can mask great goodness
Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes Aguirre, wrath of God ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in German and English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A band of Spanish conquistadors led by Aguirre, self-styled "Wrath of God," go up the Amazon in search of gold, but Aguirre's megalomania turns the expedition into a death trip."--Container
Burden of dreams by Les Blank ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goes behind the scenes in the making of Werner Herzog's Fitzcarraldo, the story of one man's attempt to build an opera house deep in the Amazon jungle. Filmmaker Les Blank captured the production, made perilous by Herzog's determination not to use models or special effects
Nosferatu the vampyre by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
41 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonathan Harker, against the wishes of his wife, departs on a journey over the Carpathian Mountains to arrange a real estate transaction for Count Dracula, with tragic results
Nosferatu Phantom der Nacht by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
53 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonathan Harker, against the wishes of his wife, departs on a journey over the Carpathian Mountains to arrange a real estate transaction for Count Dracula, with tragic results
Faerie tale theatre ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Cobra Verde by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
56 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het levensverhaal van de bandiet Cobra Verde die het van arme boer tot slavenhandelaar brengt en hier veel geld mee verdient
For a few dollars more by Sergio Leone ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and French and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Western drama in which two bounty hunters join forces to capture an outlaw gang leader. This is a mile-stone action western and a classic in every sense of the word
My best fiend Klaus Kinski by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in German and English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary with film excerpts about the stormy relationship between frequent artistic partners, director Werner Herzog and actor Klaus Kinski
Shelley Duvall's Faerie tale theatre ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Evil magicians, cursed princes, fierce ogres, wicked queens and more fill this 4-episode collection from the award-winning series. Some of the most treasured tales of magic and enchantment are brought to life with glorious productions and magnificent costumes that will leave you spellbound ... happily ever after."--Container
The little drummer girl by George Roy Hill ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Screen adaptation of John Le Carre's bestseller about a pro-Palestinian actress who gets recruited to impersonate an Israeli agent and gets caught in the world of terrorists
War movies WWII collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great World War II era movies projecting the spirit and solidarity of Allied forces in the European and Pacific theaters
My best fiend by Werner Herzog ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My best fiend is a film about the love-hate relationship between between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski. It reveals the deep trust between the two exceptional artists and their independently and simultaneously hatched plans to murder one another
The ruthless four Border Shootout ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ruthless four : After a lifetime of prospecting, Sam Cooper has struck gold. But he can't get it without partners, without trusting someone. The person he trusted to be his partner has betrayed him and now he must deal with a streak of bad luck as he fights off bandits, losing his horse and gun. In order to retrieve the gold, he must go back to the desert where it is hidden. Accompanied by his adopted son and some of his sinister friends, Cooper finds he still can't trust anyone to help him retrieve the gold. Border Shootout : A young rancher named Kirby Frye is appointed deputy in a small town that is being terrorized by a local gang of cattle rustlers. The aging sheriff cannot stop the gang's activities. While the sheriff is gone, Frye finds himself in charge and must find a way to deal with the outlaws
Wild west outlaws real stories, movies & documentaries ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentaries about famous outlaws and ten western classics
Blood City And God said to Cain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
And God said to Cain : Framed by his old friend Acombar, Gary Hamilton has done ten years of heavy labor in a stone pit in the desert for a crime he did not commit. Hamilton has been released from his wrongful incarceration by a presidential pardon for veterans of the Civil War. He returns to the town where Acombar. who is now a wealthy man, resides. Just as Hamilton arrives the weather turns violent. Hamilton uses the bad weather and the catacombs beneath the town to wreak vengeance against his former friend
Nosferatu ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonathan Harker is sent away to Count Dracula's castle to sell him a house in Varna, where Jonathan lives. But Count Dracula is a vampire, an undead ghoul living off of men's blood. Inspired by a photograph of Lucy Harker, Jonathan's wife, Dracula moves to Varna, bringing with him death and plague... An unusually contemplative version of Dracula, in which the vampire bears the curse of not being able to get old and die
 
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Alternative Names
Kinski.
Kinsky, Klaus 1926-1991
Nakszynski, Claus Gunther
Nakszynski, Klaus Günter Karl
Nakszynski, Klaus-Günther 1926-1991
Nakszynski, Nikolaus.
Nakszynski, Nikolaus Günter Karl 1926-1991
Nakszynski, Nikolaus Günther 1926-1991
Nakszynski, Nikolaus Günther Karl 1926-1991
Nakszynski, Nikolausz G. 1926-1991
Nakszynsky, Klaus Günter
Nakszynsky, Klaus Günter 1926-1991
Nakzynski, Nikolausz Günter
Nazksynski, Nikolaus 1926-1991
Кински, Клаус
Languages
German (451)
English (177)
Spanish (20)
French (18)
Italian (11)
Multiple languages (4)
Finnish (3)
Swedish (2)
Chinese (1)
Dutch (1)
Norwegian (1)
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