WorldCat Identities

Kier, Udo

Overview
Works: 362 works in 1,012 publications in 6 languages and 17,380 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Vampire films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Disaster films  Historical films  Social problem films  History  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Interviewee, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Udo Kier
 
Most widely held works by Udo Kier
Melancholia by Lars von Trier( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and German and held by 1,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Justine (Kirsten Dunst) and Michael (Alexander Skarsgåard) celebrate their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of Justine's sister Claire (Charlotte Gainsbourg), and brother-in-law John (Kiefer Sutherland). Despite Claire's best efforts, the wedding is a fiasco with family tensions mounting and relationships fraying. Meanwhile, a planet called Melancholia is heading directly towards Earth threatening the very existence of humankind"--Container
Blade by Stephen Norrington( Visual )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wesley Snipes stars as the tortured soul Blade -- half man, half immortal. Blade sharpens his lethal skills under the guidance of Whistler (Kris Kristofferson), his mentor, guardian, and fellow hunter of the night. When the bloodthirsty Immortals' lord, Deacon Frost (Stephen Dorff), declares war on the human race, Blade is humanity's last hope for survival." -- Container
My own private Idaho by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike, a sensitive narcoleptic who dreams of the mother who abandoned him, and Scott, the rebellious son of a prominent family and the object of Mike's desire, embark on a quest from the grungy streets of Portland to the open highways of the Pacific Northwest, in search of an elusive place called home
The adventures of Pinocchio by Jonathan Dove( Visual )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pinocchio and his best friend Lampwick attend a travelling freak show and observe Madame Flambeu's magic elixir which is supposed to cure all illnesses. Madame Flambeu forces Pinocchio to sign a binding contract to work in her carnival in return for the cure. After taking the elixir Gepetto is transformed into a living wooden puppet and Pinocchio must find a way to turn Gepetto back into a man
Dogville by Lars von Trier( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Grace, a beautiful fugitive on the run, hides in the isolated town of Dogville, where she goes to work in return for protection. But when the mob tracks her down, the town suddenly demands a better deal, and she learns the hard way that in Dogville, goodness is relative. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth." [container]
Dancer in the dark by Lars von Trier( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in German and English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selma, a Czechoslovakian immigrant, is a single mother working in a factory in rural America circa 1964. She is also afflicted by a hereditary disease, which will cost her her sight. Determined to protect her 10-year-old son from the same fate, Selma is saving her money to get him an operation. In the evenings, Selma escapes by rehearsing for a production of The Sound of Music with her best friend. When a neighbor betrays her trust, Selma's life spirals out of control and the lines between reality and fantasy blur
Halloween by John Carpenter( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The residents of Haddonfield don't know it yet, but death is coming to their small sleepy town. Sixteen years ago, Michael Myers, a ten year old boy, brutally kills his step father, his elder sister and her boyfriend. Sixteen years later, he escapes from the mental institution he has been placed in and makes his way back to his hometown intent on a murderous rampage. He is pursued by Dr. Sam Loomis who is Michael's doctor and the only one who knows Michael's true evil. Elsewhere a shy teenager by the name of Laurie Strode is babysitting on the night Michael comes home. She and her friends are now being stalked by Michael
Breaking the waves by Lars von Trier( Visual )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bess, a pious, young Scottish woman, prays to God to send her husband, Jan, home from his job on an offshore oil rig. When an accident sends him home paralyzed, she's filled with guilt and submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery. In English with Korean subtitles
Shadow of the vampire by E. Elias Merhige( Visual )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and German and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film director F.W. Murnau forms an unholy bargain with Max Schreck, a centuries-old vampire, in exchange for his performance in the vampire film "Nosferatu."
Europa by Lars von Trier( Visual )

41 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Hitchcock-like thriller, Leo Kessler, an American visiting devastated postwar Germany, is seduced by a beautiful woman and suddenly finds himself caught in a never-ending web of mystery and intrigue
Soul kitchen by Fatih Akin( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in German and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When down-and-out restaurateur Zinos attempts to follow his recently relocated girlfriend to Shanghai, he leaves his troubled blue-collar restaurant, Soul Kitchen, in the hands of his shady ex-con brother-- a disastrous decision that puts the restaurant's future in jeopardy. But if the brothers can stop their bickering and pull it together, Soul Kitchen might have one last shot at survival ..."--Container
Medea by Luigi Cherubini( Visual )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medea seeks vengeance against Jason after he betrays her in a search for the golden fleece
Invincible by Werner Herzog( Visual )

12 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Allemagne, années 30. Zishe Breitbart est un simple forgeron juif. Doté d'une force herculéenne, il est engagé par Hanussen, un directeur de cabaret, qui pratique également d'impressionnants numéros d'hypnose. Hanussen entretien des relations avec le Parti Nazi, et espère exercer des responsabilités dans le futur gouvernement. Il demande à Breitbart d'interpréter sur scènes les héros de la mythologie allemande. les spectateurs devront ignorer qu'il est juif."
Modigliani by Mick Davis( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and German and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings to life the artistic genius Amedeo Modigliani's story of tragic love, rivalry, and excess in the midst of art history's golden age when greats like Picasso, Rivera, Cocteau, and Modigliani held court in the salons of post-WWI Paris
Manderlay by Lars von Trier( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in German and English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While traveling across [Alabama in the 1930s], Grace discovers the isolated plantation of Manderlay, a place where no one knows that slavery has been long abolished. With a good heart and pure intentions, Grace tries to emancipate the slaves and open the residents' eyes to the truth, with shocking results"--Container
Fear dot com by William Malone( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mad genius has created a live-cam website that determines a person's deepest fear and then 48 hours later that fear becomes a brutal reality. An investigating detective and a city health inspector know the danger of logging into the site, but both are determined to solve the mystery
For love or money( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While he caters to the whims of the super-rich, hotel concierge Douglas Ireland dreams of building his own luxury hotel and hopes that a wealthy but unscrupuous investor will help, There's one catch: Ireland must "baby-sit" the investor's beautiful mistress. Soon, Ireland must decide whether the love of his life is worth more than the dream of his life
Iron sky by Timo Vuorensola( Visual )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space program evaded destruction by making a daring escape to the Moon. In the intervening 70 years they have re-colonized, re-armed with devastating new weapons and silently plotted their revenge. When an American astronaut stumbles upon their secret Moon lair, the F|hrer (Udo Kier) decides to unleash their alien armada upon the unprepared Earth. Now every man, woman and child must unite to repel the UFO Nazi invasion and save humanity!
My son, my son, what have ye done by Werner Herzog( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and German and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on the mysterious true crime story of a young stage actor who, obsessed with a Greek tragedy he's rehearsing, slays his own mother with a sword
Keyhole( Visual )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a house haunted with memories, gangster and father Ulysses Pick arrives home after a long absence towing the body of a teenage girl and a bound and gagged young man. His gang waits inside his house, having shot their way past police. There is friction in the ranks. Ulysses, however, is focused on one thing: journeying through the house, room by room, and reaching his wife Hyacinth in her bedroom upstairs. His odyssey becomes an emotional tour as more is revealed about the Pick family
 
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My own private Idaho
Alternative Names
KIER UDO

Kierspe, Udo.

Kierspe, Udo 1944-

Udo Kier acteur allemand

Udo Kier actor alemán

Udo Kier actor alemany

Udo Kier aktor niemiecki

Udo Kier attore tedesco

Udo Kier deutscher Schauspieler

Udo Kier Duits acteur

Udo Kier German actor

Udo Kier német színész

Udo Kier saksalainen näyttelijä

Udo Kier tysk skådespelare

Udo Kier tysk skodespelar

Udo Kier tysk skuespiller

Ούντο Κιρ

Кир, Удо

Удо Кир

Удо Кір

Ուդո Կիր

اودو كيير

اودو کیر بازیگر آلمانی

يودو كيير ممثل ألماني

უდო კირი

우도 키어

ウド・キア

尤杜·奇尔

Languages
English (163)

German (43)

Danish (24)

French (7)

Spanish (4)

Italian (1)

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The adventures of PinocchioBreaking the wavesShadow of the vampire