WorldCat Identities

Kinski, Klaus

Works: 801 works in 2,344 publications in 11 languages and 16,488 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Western films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Spaghetti Westerns  Documentary films  Biography  Juvenile works  Jungle films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Creator, Interviewee, Costume designer, Narrator, Adapter, Other, Singer, Director, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Klaus Kinski
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Most widely held works by Klaus Kinski
Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes = Aguirre, the wrath of God by Werner Herzog( Visual )

124 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A band of Spanish conquistadors, led by Pizarro, go up the Amazon in search of gold. As the soldiers battle starvation, Indians, the forces of nature and each other, Don Lope de Aguirre (the self-styled "Wrath of God") is consumed by visions of conquering all of South America and leads a revolt, but Aguirre's megalomania turns the expedition into a death trip
Nosferatu the vampyre by Werner Herzog( Visual )

103 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,093 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
For a few dollars more by Sergio Leone( Visual )

26 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,079 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
Fitzcarraldo by Werner Herzog( Visual )

161 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To finance his dream of presenting Grand Opera to the natives of Peru, Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald -"Fitzcarraldo"--Decides to exploit a vast area of rubber-trees growing beyond the impassable Ucayala Falls. To circumvent this barrier, he and hundreds of natives drag a river boat across a mountain
Woyzeck by Werner Herzog( Visual )

111 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 848 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."--Container. DVD
Fitzcarraldo by Werner Herzog( Visual )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De belevenissen van een 19e eeuwse avonturier in het oerwoud van het Amazonegebied
Burden of dreams by Les Blank( Visual )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Herzog's film Fitzcarraldo is the story of one man's attempt to build an opera house in the Amazon jungle. Filmmaker Les Blank captured the production, made perilous by Herzog's determination not to use models or special effects
My best fiend : Klaus Kinski by Werner Herzog( Visual )

50 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 504 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
Cobra Verde by Werner Herzog( Visual )

76 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 502 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
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 465 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
Beauty and the beast by Walt Disney( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
The little drummer girl by George Roy Hill( Visual )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 246 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 227 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 162 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
Beauty and the Beast( Visual )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Beast takes Beauty into a mysterious world of misty gardens and candlelit chambers. It is in this world that Beauty comes to know the Beast, and discovers that ugliness can mask great goodness
The Clint Eastwood collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 156 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
The great silence by Sergio Corbucci( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widow hires a gunslinger to avenge the death of her husband, an outlaw who was killed by bounty hunters
Blood City ; And God said to Cain( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood City : Originally "Welcome to Blood City"--A group of five people find themselves in abizarre western twon where status is awarded according to the number of people one can kill. With now knowledge of where they are other than a card in each of their pockets informing them that they are each convicted murderers, things quickly get out of hand. Caught in a ruthless game of survival the five must fight their way out, but not all of them will make it out alive
Count Dracula by Bram Stoker( Visual )

14 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in English and held by 127 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 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.36 (from 0.07 for Blood City ... to 0.91 for Ich bin so ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Faerie tale theatre
FitzcarraldoWoyzeckFaerie tale theatre
Alternative Names

Kinskis, Klauss, 1926-1991

Kinsky, Klaus 1926-1991

Klaus Kinski acteur allemand

Klaus Kinski actor alemán

Klaus Kinski actor alemany

Klaus Kinski actor german

Klaus Kinski aktor gjerman

Klaus Kinski aktor niemiecki

Klaus Kinski ator alemão

Klaus Kinski attore e regista tedesco

Klaus Kinski deutscher Schauspieler

Klaus Kinski Duits acteur

Klaus Kinski Düütscher Schauspeler

Klaus Kinski German actor

Klaus Kinski német színész

Klaus Kinski saksalainen näyttelijä

Klaus Kinski Saksamaa näitleja

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

Nakszynski, Nikolausz G. (Günter), 1926-1991

Nakszynsky, Klaus Günter

Nakszynsky, Klaus Günter, 1926-1991

Nakzynski, Nikolausz Günter

Nazksynski, Nikolaus 1926-1991

Nicolaus Kinski

Κλάους Κίνσκι

Кински, Клаус

Клаус Кински немецкий актёр

Клаус Кінскі

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كلايوس كينسكي ممثل ألماني

کلاوس کینسکی بازیگر آلمانی

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