WorldCat Identities

Kinski, Klaus

Overview
Works: 727 works in 2,222 publications in 11 languages and 16,086 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Film adaptations  Biography  Documentary films  Christmas films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Creator, Interviewee, Costume designer, Adapter, Narrator, Other, Singer, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Klaus Kinski
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Klaus Kinski
Fitzcarraldo by Werner Herzog( Visual )

199 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peru, Iquitos is a town isolated in the middle of the jungle at the trun of the century. On the outskirts, a few shacks are rotting in the mud. In the center are the splendid houses of the nouveaux-riches rubber barons. It is this setting, rich in grotesque contrast, that Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald-Fitzcarraldo, as the natives call him-has his dream of bringing together Enrico Caruso and Sarah Bernhardt for one great celebration of Grand Opera. To finance the fantastic dream, Fitzcarraldo decides to explloit a vast area of rubber trees growing beyond the impassable Ucayala Falls. To circumvent this barrier, he literally has his huge steamboat lifted over a mountain form one branch of the river to the other. With the aid of a tribe of Indians bewitched by records featuring the voice of the greatest singer of all time, Fitzcarraldo fights fever, mosquitos and suffocating heat to achieve the impossible ... --Conteneur
For a few dollars more by Sergio Leone( Visual )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sequel to "A Fistful of Dollars", this film tells the tale of an alliance between two ruthless gun-slingers, attempting to track down the notorious bandit El Indio
Woyzeck by Georg Büchner( Visual )

126 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 880 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
Nosferatu : Phantom der Nacht by Werner Herzog( Visual )

109 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jonathan Harker is sent away to Count Dracula's castle to sell him a house in Virna, where he lives. But Count Dracula is a vampire, an undead ghoul living off men's blood. Inspired by a photograph of Lucy Harker, Jonathan's wife, Dracula moves to Virna, bringing with him death and plague
Burden of dreams by Les Blank( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 692 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
Beauty and the beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 586 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
Cobra Verde by Werner Herzog( Visual )

70 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historia de un aventurero traficante de esclavos, un hombre consumido por sus sueños y destrozado por las conspiraciones del mundo en que vive
My best fiend : Klaus Kinski by Werner Herzog( Visual )

46 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 498 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
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 476 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
Nosferatu the vampyre( Visual )

10 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 378 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
The little drummer girl by George Roy Hill( Visual )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 243 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
Shelley Duvall's Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 235 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 ruthless four ; Border Shootout( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 157 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
Blood City ; And God said to Cain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 139 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
The Clint Eastwood collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The good, the bad and the ugly, Clint Eastwood returns as the "Man With No Name," this time teaming with two gunslingers to pursue a cache of money and letting no one, not even the warring factions of the Civil War, stand in their way
Count Dracula by Bram Stoker( Visual )

11 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young English lawyer and his beautiful fiance become entwined in a series of horrifying encounters with Count Dracula and other vampires in the mountains of eerie Transylvania
Poetry of Friedrich von Schiller by Friedrich Schiller( )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in German and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herzog/Kinski collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first film of the collaboration between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski, Don Lope de Aguirre dreams about conquering South America and leads his army on a doomed mission into oblivion. Jonathan Harker embarks on a long journey over the Carpathian Mountains to finalize real estate arrangements with a wealthy nobleman, little realizing that he is about to become involved with a dangerous vampire, Nosferatu. The third film in the collection, Woyzeck, focuses on a soldier battered beyond endurance by abuse from commanding officers, doctors and even his faithless wife. Fitzcarraldo has a mighty dream, to bring Enrico Caruso and Sarah Bernhardt together in a remote town in Peru for one great performance of Grand Opera. To achieve this he will have to overcome almost unsurmountable odds. Cobra Verde was a 19th century Brazilian bandit who is sent on a deadly mission to re-open the slave trade in West Africa. In meeting his mission he goes on to lead an army of women in a war against the local king. My best fiend is a film about the love-hate relationship between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski, two creative geniuses of the film industry
The great silence by Sergio Corbucci( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widow hires a gunslinger to avenge the death of her husband, an outlaw who was killed by bounty hunters
Ich brauche Liebe by Klaus Kinski( Book )

32 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.08 for Blood City ... to 0.92 for Kinski Ver ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Faerie tale theatre
Alternative Names
Kinski.

Kinsky, Klaus 1926-1991

Klaus Kinski acteur allemand

Klaus Kinski actor alemán

Klaus Kinski actor alemany

Klaus Kinski aktor niemiecki

Klaus Kinski ator alemão

Klaus Kinski attore e regista tedesco

Klaus Kinski deutscher Schauspieler

Klaus Kinski Duits acteur

Klaus Kinski German actor

Klaus Kinski német színész

Klaus Kinski saksalainen näyttelijä

Klaus Kinski tysk skådespelare

Klaus Kinski tysk skodespelar

Klaus Kinski tysk skuespiller

Klauss Kinskis

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 1926-1991

Nakzynski, Nikolausz Günter

Nazksynski, Nikolaus 1926-1991

Nicolaus Kinski

Κλάους Κίνσκι

Кински, Клаус

Клаус Кински немецкий актёр

Клаус Кінскі

Կլաուս Կինսկի

קלאוס קינסקי שחקן גרמני

كلايوس كينسكي ممثل ألماني

کلاوس کینسکی بازیگر آلمانی

클라우스 킨스키

クラウス・キンスキー

克勞斯·金斯基

Languages
Covers
For a few dollars moreWoyzeckFaerie tale theatre