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List of the best Klaus Kinski movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Klaus Kinski's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Klaus Kinski movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Klaus Kinski movies will be at the top of the list. Klaus Kinski has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Klaus Kinski movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Klaus Kinski films to end the squabble once and for all.

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Aguirre, the Wrath of God Klaus Kinski, Helena Rojo, Peter Berling Aguirre, the Wrath of God, known in the UK as Aguirre, Wrath of God, is a 1972 West German epic film written and directed by Werner Herzog. Klaus Kinski stars in the title role. The soundtrack ...more

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Fitzcarraldo Claudia Cardinale, Klaus Kinski, Milton Nascimento Fitzcarraldo is a 1982 West German adventure-drama film written and directed by Werner Herzog and starring Klaus Kinski as the title character. It portrays would-be rubber baron Brian Sweeney ...more

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Nosferatu the Vampyre Isabelle Adjani, Klaus Kinski, Bruno Ganz Nosferatu the Vampyre is a 1979 West German art house vampire film written and directed by Werner Herzog. Its original German title is Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht. The film is set primarily in ...more

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Marquis de Sade: Justine Jack Palance, Klaus Kinski, Maria Rohm Marquis de Sade: Justine also known as Deadly Sanctuary is a 1969 West German-Italian film directed by Jesús Franco. The film is based on Justine by the Marquis de Sade. The film is set ...more

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The Great Silence Klaus Kinski, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Vonetta McGee The Great Silence, or The Big Silence, is an Italian revisionist western. The movie features a score by Ennio Morricone and stars Jean-Louis Trintignant as Silence, a mute gunfighter with a ...more

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For a Few Dollars More Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Sergio Leone For a Few Dollars More is a 1965 Italian spaghetti western film directed by Sergio Leone and starring Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, and Gian Maria Volonté. German actor Klaus Kinski also ...more

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Cobra Verde Klaus Kinski, Peter Berling, Benito Stefanelli Cobra Verde is a 1987 German drama film directed by Werner Herzog and starring Klaus Kinski. It was based upon Bruce Chatwin's 1980 novel, The Viceroy of Ouidah. The film depicts the life of a ...more

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Vampire in Venice Christopher Plummer, Donald Pleasence, Klaus Kinski Vampire in Venice, also known as Nosferatu in Venice, is an Italian horror film released in 1988 and directed by Augusto Caminito, starring Klaus Kinski, Christopher Plummer and Donald

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Woyzeck Klaus Kinski, Eva Mattes, Irm Hermann Woyzeck is a 1979 film by the German director Werner Herzog that stars Klaus Kinski and Eva Mattes. It is an adaptation of the play Woyzeck by German dramatist Georg Büchner.

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The North Star Anne Baxter, Lee Van Cleef, Klaus Kinski The North Star is a 1943 war film produced by Samuel Goldwyn Productions and distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. It was directed by Lewis Milestone, written by Lillian Hellman and featured ...more

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Count Dracula Christopher Lee, Klaus Kinski, Herbert Lom Count Dracula released in Italy as Il conte Dracula, in Spain as El Conde Drácula and in France as Les Nuits de Dracula, is a 1969 Spanish-Italian-German horror film, directed by ...more

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Creature Klaus Kinski, Wendy Schaal, Diane Salinger Creature - Die dunkle Macht der Finsternis ist ein Horrorfilm aus dem Jahr 1985. Regie führte William Malone.

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The Counterfeit Traitor William Holden, Klaus Kinski, Hugh Griffith The Counterfeit Traitor is a 1962 war film starring William Holden, Hugh Griffith, and Lilli Palmer. Holden plays an American-born Swedish citizen who agrees to spy on the Nazis in World War II. ...more

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If You Meet Sartana Pray for Your Death Klaus Kinski, William Berger, Sydney Chaplin If You Meet Sartana Pray for Your Death, also known as Sartana, is a 1968 spaghetti western film directed by Gianfranco Parolini. The film stars Gianni Garko, William Berger, Fernando Sancho and ...more

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Kinski Paganini Klaus Kinski, Debora Caprioglio, Bernard Blier Kinski Paganini is a 1989 film based on the life and career of composer and virtuoso violinist Niccolò Paganini. The movie was written and directed by Klaus Kinski, who also performs the ...more

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Slaughter Hotel Klaus Kinski, Margaret Lee, Rosalba Neri Slaughter Hotel is a 1971 Italian horror film directed by Fernando Di Leo and starring Klaus Kinski.

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Venom Oliver Reed, Klaus Kinski, Michael Gough Venom is a 1981 horror film directed by Piers Haggard and starring Klaus Kinski, Oliver Reed, Nicol Williamson and Sarah Miles.

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Jack the Ripper Klaus Kinski, Josephine Chaplin, Andreas Mannkopff Jack the Ripper is a 1976 German thriller film directed by Jesús Franco and starring Klaus Kinski. In this Swiss-German film Klaus Kinski portrays Jack the Ripper.

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A Bullet for the General Klaus Kinski, Martine Beswick, Lou Castel A Bullet for the General, is a 1966 Italian Zapata Western film which stars Gian Maria Volonté, Klaus Kinski, Lou Castel and Martine Beswick. Originally entitled El Chuncho, quién ...more

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Crawlspace Klaus Kinski, Talia Balsam, Tané McClure Crawlspace is a 1986 horror/thriller film starring Klaus Kinski as Karl Guenther, the crazed son of a Nazi doctor, who is obsessed with trapping young women and then slowly torturing them to ...more

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Android Klaus Kinski, Norbert Weisser, Don Keith Opper Android is a 1982 science fiction film directed by Aaron Lipstadt and starring Don Keith Opper and Klaus Kinski. The film follows the story of a scientist and his assistant who are working on an ...more

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Venus in Furs Klaus Kinski, Dennis Price, Jesús Franco Venus in Furs is a 1969 Italian supernatural erotic thriller film directed by Jesús Franco and starring James Darren. The film bears only a superficial resemblance to the 1870 Venus in ...more

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Five for Hell Klaus Kinski, Sal Borgese, Margaret Lee Five for Hell is a 1969 Italian "macaroni combat" war film film starring Klaus Kinski.

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Fruits of Passion Klaus Kinski Fruits of Passion is a 1981 French-Japanese co-production directed by Shūji Terayama and starring Klaus Kinski. The film is loosely based on the novel Retour à Roissy by Pauline ...more

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Castle of Blood Barbara Steele, Benito Stefanelli, Salvo Randone Castle of Blood is a 1964 Italian horror film directed by Antonio Margheriti, using the pseudonym Anthony M. Dawson. This film is also known as Coffin of Terror, Danse macabre, Dimensions in ...more

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Grand Slam Janet Leigh, Edward G. Robinson, Klaus Kinski Grand Slam is a 1967 Italian crime film directed by Giuliano Montaldo and stars Edward G Robinson, Klaus Kinski and Janet Leigh.

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That Most Important Thing: Love Romy Schneider, Klaus Kinski, Jacques Dutronc That Most Important Thing: Love is a French film directed by Polish filmmaker Andrzej Żuławski. It tells the story of a passionate love relationship between Nadine Chevalier, a B-List actress ...more

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Burden of Dreams Mick Jagger, Claudia Cardinale, Werner Herzog Burden of Dreams is a feature-length documentary and making-of directed by Les Blank, shot during and about the chaotic production of Werner Herzog's 1982 film Fitzcarraldo, filmed in the ...more

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Creature with the Blue Hand Klaus Kinski, Ilse Steppat, Harald Leipnitz Creature with the Blue Hand is a 1967 West German crime film directed by Alfred Vohrer and starring Harald Leipnitz. In this movie, police track a killer known as the Blue Hand.

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Children of Mata Hari Klaus Kinski Children of Mata Hari is a 1970 French/Italian/West German international co-production crime film directed by Jean Delannoy and starring Klaus Kinski.

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Revenge of the Stolen Stars Klaus Kinski, Ulli Lommel, Suzanna Love Revenge of the Stolen Stars is a 1985 American comedy fantasy film directed by Ulli Lommel and starring Klaus Kinski, Suzanna Love, Barry Hickey and Ulli Lommel.

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Web of the Spider Klaus Kinski, Michèle Mercier, Anthony Franciosa Web of the Spider is the title of a 1971 Italian horror film directed by Antonio Margheriti, using the pseudonym Anthony M. Dawson. This film is also known as And Comes the Dawn... But Colored ...more

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Vengeance Is a Dish Served Cold Klaus Kinski, Enzo Fiermonte, Steffen Zacharias Vengeance Is a Dish Served Cold, also known as Death's Dealer, is a 1971 Italian Western film directed by Pasquale Squitieri and starring Klaus Kinski.

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Psychopath Klaus Kinski Psychopath is a 1968 Italian-German crime film directed by Guido Zurli and starring Klaus Kinski.

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Schizoid Christopher Lloyd, Klaus Kinski, Richard Herd Schizoid is a 1980 horror film directed and written by David Paulsen.

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Haine Klaus Kinski, Maria Schneider, Katia Tchenko Haine is a 1980 French drama film directed by Dominique Goult and starring Klaus Kinski.

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Operation Thunderbolt Klaus Kinski, Sybil Danning, Shaike Ophir Operation Thunderbolt is a 1977 action film written by Ken Globus, Menahem Golan and Clarke Reynolds and directed by Menahem Golan.

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Buddy Buddy Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Klaus Kinski Buddy Buddy is a 1981 American comedy film directed by Billy Wilder that stars Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau. The screenplay by Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond is based on the 1973 French language ...more

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My Name Is Shanghai Joe Klaus Kinski, Gordon Mitchell, Piero Lulli My Name Is Shanghai Joe is a 1972 spaghetti western about a Chinese immigrant, recently arrived in America, who fights to free Mexican slaves from their cruel master. The film was released in a ...more

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The Pleasure Girls Ian McShane, Klaus Kinski, Francesca Annis The Pleasure Girls is a 1965 British drama film directed by Gerry O'Hara and starring Francesca Annis, Ian McShane and Klaus Kinski.

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A Genius, Two Partners and a Dupe Klaus Kinski, Patrick McGoohan, Terence Hill A Genius, Two Partners and a Dupe is a 1975 spaghetti western comedy film directed by Damiano Damiani and, in the opening scene, Sergio Leone. It is notable for being the last western that Leone ...more

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Black Killer Klaus Kinski, Dante Maggio, Antonio Cantafora Black Killer is a 1971 Italian Spaghetti Western film directed by Carlo Croccolo and starring Klaus Kinski.

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Gangster's Law Klaus Kinski, Franco Citti, Nello Pazzafini Gangster's Law is a 1969 Italian thriller film directed by Siro Marcellini and starring Klaus Kinski.

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Traitor's Gate Klaus Kinski, Gary Raymond, Albert Lieven Traitor's Gate is a 1964 West German-British co-production of a black-and-white crime film directed by Freddie Francis and starring Albert Lieven and Gary Raymond. It was made by Rialto Film ...more

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Five Golden Dragons Klaus Kinski, George Raft, Maria Rohm Five Golden Dragons is a 1967 British action film filmed in Hong Kong directed by Jeremy Summers, starring Robert Cummings, Margaret Lee and a cast of "guest stars".

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Double Face Klaus Kinski, Sydney Chaplin, Margaret Lee Double Face is a 1969 Italian thriller film directed by Riccardo Freda and starring Klaus Kinski. Lucio Fulci co-wrote the screenplay. It was released in France as "Liz and Helen", and ...more

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Code Name: Wild Geese Ernest Borgnine, Lee Van Cleef, Klaus Kinski Code Name: Wild Geese is a 1984 Italian "macaroni combat" war film directed by Antonio Margheriti and starring Lewis Collins.

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Rough Justice Klaus Kinski Rough Justice is a 1970 Italian Western film directed by Mario Costa and starring Klaus Kinski.

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The Knight of the Dragon Harvey Keitel, Klaus Kinski, Fernando Rey The Knight of the Dragon, aka Star Knight, is a 1985 Spanish adventure film directed by Fernando Colomo and starring Klaus Kinski. In this film, a knight sets out to rescue a princess from a ...more

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Death of a Corrupt Man Alain Delon, Ornella Muti, Klaus Kinski Death of a Corrupt Man is a 1977 French crime film directed by Georges Lautner and starring Alain Delon. Film is based on the novel by Raf Vallet.