WorldCat Identities

Kinski, Klaus

Works: 853 works in 1,661 publications in 9 languages and 13,485 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Spaghetti Westerns  Western films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Jungle films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Creator, Interviewee, Adapter, Costume designer, Other, Narrator, 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 )

92 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kinski stars as the mad "Aguirre" who sets out with his daughter and a band of Pizarro's conquistadores down the Amazon in search of El Dorado
For a few dollars more by Sergio Leone( Visual )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,089 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 )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a man obsessed with a dream to build his own personal opera house in a remote Peruvian town
Burden of dreams by Les Blank( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 677 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 : Phantom der Nacht by Werner Herzog( Visual )

65 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 613 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
Beauty and the Beast by Jean Cocteau( Visual )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 597 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
Woyzeck by Hannes Rossacher( Visual )

50 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 579 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
Faerie tale theatre( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 479 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 )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 400 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
Nosferatu the vampyre( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and German and held by 372 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
Fitzcarraldo by Werner Herzog( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brian Fitzgerald "Fitzcarraldo", un excéntrico y megalómano hombre de negocios obsesionado con la ópera, ha ido perdiendo su prestigio y su fortuna en absurdas empresas sin futuro. Su último proyecto consiste en construir un teatro de ópera en un poblado peruano a orillas del Amazonas; para conseguir el capital necesario para financiar tan magna empresa se dedica al comercio del caucho. Su extravagante plan exige sacar del río un gran barco fluvial y transportarlo hasta la cima de un monte. (FILMAFFINITY)
My best fiend : Klaus Kinski by Werner Herzog( Visual )

21 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 278 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 241 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 3 languages and held by 227 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
The ruthless four ; Border Shootout( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 149 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 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
Les nuits de Dracula( Visual )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 114 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
Herzog/Kinski collection( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in German 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 )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Italian and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widow hires a gunslinger to avenge the death of her husband, an outlaw who was killed by bounty hunters
Klaus Kinski : ich bin so wie ich bin( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rez.: Erscheint: Herbst 2001
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Faerie tale theatre
Alternative Names

Kinsky, Klaus 1926-1991

Klaus Kinski acteur allemand

Klaus Kinski actor alemán

Klaus Kinski aktor niemiecki

Klaus Kinski ator alemão

Klaus Kinski attore e regista tedesco

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

كلايوس كينسكي

کلاوس کینسکی بازیگر آلمانی

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FitzcarraldoFaerie tale theatre