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List of the best Udo Kier movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Udo Kier'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 Udo Kier movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Udo Kier movies will be at the top of the list. Udo Kier has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Udo Kier movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Udo Kier films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Udo Kier role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Udo Kier performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This list has a variety of films, like King Shot and 1½ Knights - In Search of the Ravishing Princess Herzelinde, in it.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Udo Kier movies?" and "What are the greatest Udo Kier roles of all time?"

Notable directors that have worked with Udo Kier include names like Quentin Tarantino, Uwe Boll and Rob Zombie.

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Roman Polanski, Vittorio De Sica, Udo Kier Blood for Dracula is a 1974 Italian-French horror film written and directed by Paul Morrissey and produced by Andy Warhol, Andrew Braunsberg, and Jean Yanne. It stars Udo Kier, Joe Dallesandro, ...more

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Willem Dafoe, John Malkovich, Eddie Izzard Shadow of the Vampire is a 2000 horror film directed by E. Elias Merhige and written by Steven Katz, and starring John Malkovich and Willem Dafoe. The film is a fictionalised account of the ...more

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Jim Carrey, Courteney Cox, Dan Marino Ace Ventura: Pet Detective is a 1994 American comedy detective film directed by Tom Shadyac, and co-written by and starring Jim Carrey. It was developed by the film's original writer, Jack ...more

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Udo Kier, Joe Dallesandro, Carla Mancini Andy Warhol's Frankenstein is a 1973 Italian-French horror film directed by Paul Morrissey and produced by Andy Warhol, Andrew Braunsberg, Louis Peraino and Carlo Ponti. It stars Udo Kier, Joe ...more

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Max von Sydow, Lars von Trier, Udo Kier Europa is a 1991 Danish drama film directed by Lars von Trier. It is von Trier's third theatrical feature film and the final film in his Europa trilogy following The Element of Crime and ...more

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Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Traci Lords Blade is a 1998 American vampire superhero action film starring Wesley Snipes and Stephen Dorff, loosely based on the Marvel Comics character Blade. Snipes plays Blade, a human-vampire hybrid ...more

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Kirsten Dunst, Kiefer Sutherland, John Hurt Melancholia is a 2011 Danish art film written and directed by Lars von Trier, starring Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Alexander Skarsgård, Cameron Spurr, and Kiefer Sutherland. The ...more

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Keanu Reeves, Jim Caviezel, River Phoenix My Own Private Idaho is a 1991 American independent drama film written and directed by Gus Van Sant, loosely based on Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part 1, Henry IV, Part 2, and Henry V, and starring ...more

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Uma Thurman, Heather Graham, Keanu Reeves Even Cowgirls Get the Blues is a 1993 American comedy-drama-romance film based on Tom Robbins' 1976 novel of the same name. The film was directed by Gus Van Sant and starred an ensemble cast led ...more

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Udo Kier, Ernst-Hugo Järegård, Jens Okking The Kingdom is an eight-episode Danish television mini-series, created by Lars von Trier in 1994, and co-directed by Lars von Trier and Morten Arnfred. It has been edited together into a ...more

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Joan Bennett, Alida Valli, Udo Kier Suspiria is a 1977 Italian horror film directed by Dario Argento, co-written by Argento and Daria Nicolodi, and co-produced by Claudio and Salvatore Argento. The film stars Jessica Harper as an ...more

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Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse Dancer in the Dark is a 2000 Danish musical drama film directed by Lars von Trier and starring Icelandic singer Björk, Catherine Deneuve, David Morse, Cara Seymour, Peter Stormare, Siobhan ...more

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Michelle Rodriguez, Ben Kingsley, Meat Loaf BloodRayne is a 2005 German fantasy action horror film set in 18th-century Romania, directed by Uwe Boll. The film stars Kristanna Loken, Michael Madsen, Billy Zane, Ben Kingsley, Meat Loaf and ...more

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Halloween is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Udo Kier Movies
Malcolm McDowell, Danny Trejo, Danielle Harris Halloween is a 2007 American slasher film written, directed, and produced by Rob Zombie. The film is a remake/reimagining of the 1978 horror film of the same name; it is a reboot of the ...more

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Arnold Schwarzenegger, Robin Tunney, Renee Olstead End of Days is a 1999 American action fantasy horror thriller film directed by Peter Hyams starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Gabriel Byrne, Robin Tunney, Kevin Pollak, Rod Steiger, CCH Pounder, ...more

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Nicolas Cage, Bruce Willis, Rose McGowan Grindhouse is a 2007 American horror film double feature co-written, produced, and directed by Robert Rodriguez and Quentin Tarantino. The double feature consists of two feature-length segments, ...more

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Emmanuelle Vaugier, Clint Howard, Anthony Bourdain Far Cry is a 2008 German film adapted from the video game of the same name. The film is directed by Uwe Boll and stars Til Schweiger.

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Willem Dafoe, Bryce Dallas Howard, Lauren Bacall Manderlay is a 2005 Danish drama film written and directed by Lars von Trier and the second part of von Trier's projected USA – Land of Opportunities trilogy. It stars Bryce Dallas Howard, who ...more

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Rob Schneider, Martin Landau, Bebe Neuwirth The Adventures of Pinocchio is a 1996 European family fantasy comedy film based on Carlo Collodi's original novel of the same name, directed by Steve Barron and starring Jonathan Taylor Thomas, ...more

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Summer Glau, Adam Baldwin, Mark Sheppard Evil Eyes is a 2004 direct-to-DVD horror film produced by The Asylum, directed by Mark Atkins, and starring Adam Baldwin.

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Michael J. Fox, Gabrielle Anwar, Bob Balaban For Love or Money is a 1993 romantic comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring Michael J. Fox and Gabrielle Anwar. It was not a commercial success domestically in North America, ...more

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Udo Kier, Kirsten Olesen, Baard Owe Medea is a 1988 drama film directed by Lars von Trier. Based on the ancient Greek tragedy written by Euripides, it was written by Carl Theodor Dreyer, Preben Thomsen and Lars von Trier.

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Ben Affleck, Jennifer Morrison, Christina Applegate Surviving Christmas is a 2004 comedy film, directed by Mike Mitchell and starring Ben Affleck, James Gandolfini, Christina Applegate and Catherine O'Hara. Despite being a Christmas movie, ...more

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Keanu Reeves, Ice-T, Henry Rollins Johnny Mnemonic is a 1995 Canadian-American cyberpunk action thriller film directed by Robert Longo in his directorial debut. The film stars Keanu Reeves and Dolph Lundgren. The film is based on ...more

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Natascha McElhone, Stephen Dorff, Stephen Rea FeardotCom is a 2002 American/Luxembourgian horror film directed by William Malone and starring Stephen Dorff, Natascha McElhone and Stephen Rea. Released on August 30, 2002 in the United ...more

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Matt LeBlanc, Eddie Izzard, Edward Fox All the Queen's Men is a 2001 action comedy war film. It was directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky and stars Matt LeBlanc and Eddie Izzard. Made on a budget of $15mn, the film earned only $22,723 in the ...more

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Willem Dafoe, Dave Bautista, Chloë Sevigny My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done? is a 2009 film directed by Werner Herzog and produced by David Lynch, inspired by the story of murderer Mark Yavorsky. Herzog describes the film as "a ...more

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Kim Cattrall, Craig Ferguson, Natasha Lyonne Modern Vampires is a 1998 black horror/comedy film that was released Oct 19, 1999 straight to video, written by Matthew Bright and directed by Richard Elfman. Most of the storyline is about a ...more

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Asia Argento, Moran Atias, Udo Kier The Mother of Tears is a 2007 Italian-American supernatural horror film written and directed by Dario Argento. The film stars Asia Argento, Daria Nicolodi, Moran Atias, Udo Kier and Coralina ...more

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Chad Michael Murray, R. Lee Ermey, Michael Biehn Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 is a 2001, biblically based film. It portrays, in part, the backstory of Stone Alexander from the movie The Omega Code. However, apocalyptic events portrayed in Megiddo ...more

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Herbert Lom, Udo Kier, Reggie Nalder Mark of the Devil is a West German horror film released in 1970. It is most remembered for US marketing slogans devised by Hallmark Releasing Corp. that included "Positively the most ...more

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Andie MacDowell, Gabriel Byrne, Bill Pullman The End of Violence is a 1997 film by the German director Wim Wenders. The film's cast includes Bill Pullman, Gabriel Byrne, Traci Lind, Rosalind Chao, Andie MacDowell, and Loren Dean, among ...more

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Lars von Trier, Udo Kier, Ole Ernst Epidemic is a Danish science fiction horror film of 1987 directed by Lars von Trier, the second installment of Trier's Europa trilogy. The other two films in the trilogy are The Element of Crime ...more

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Tim Roth, Werner Herzog, Udo Kier Invincible is a 2001 drama film written and directed by Werner Herzog. The film stars Tim Roth, Jouko Ahola, Anna Gourari, and Max Raabe. The film tells the story of a Jewish strongman in ...more

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Pamela Anderson, Clint Howard, Tommy Lister Barb Wire is a 1996 American action-science fiction film based on the Dark Horse comic book series of the same name. Brad Wyman produced, and David Hogan directed. Barb Wire stars Pamela ...more

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Udo Kier, Hanna Schygulla, Eddie Constantine The Third Generation is a 1979 West German film, a black comedy about terrorism, written, directed and cinematographed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder. The plot follows an ineffectual cell of ...more

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Udo Kier, Moritz Bleibtreu, Birol Ünel "Until now, German director Fatih Akin has been known for hard-hitting, streetwise movies that only occasionally take a moment to swoon into lyricism. Mostly, films like Head-On and The ...more

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Juliet Landau, Udo Kier, Alexis Arquette Citizens of Perpetual Indulgence is an upcoming LGBT comedy drama film written by Alex Monty Canawati and Grigoris Daskalogriorakis, and directed by Alex Monty Canawati.

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Alexander Skarsgård, Juliette Lewis, Stellan Skarsgård Metropia is a 2009 Swedish adult animated science-fiction film directed by Tarik Saleh. The screenplay was written by Fredrik Edin, Stig Larsson, and Tarik Saleh after a story by Tarik Saleh, ...more

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Rip Torn, Melissa Sagemiller, Udo Kier Love Object is a 2003 film written and directed by Robert Parigi. Kenneth is an efficient but socially awkward technical writer who develops an obsessive relationship with Nikki, a realistic sex ...more

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Terence Stamp, Derek Jacobi, Liam Cunningham Revelation is a 2001 film, directed by Stuart Urban and starring James D'Arcy, Natasha Wightman, Udo Kier and Terence Stamp. Revelation tells the story of the final search for an ancient relic ...more

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Udo Kier, Nora von Waldstätten, Josefine Preuß Jargo is a 2004 coming of age film about a young man who experiences culture shock from moving from Saudi Arabia to Germany. The film premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival and won ...more

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Stephen Fry, Udo Kier, Joanna Scanlan Coming-of-age story that follows the dramatic journey of Frank, a high school kid in 1984 through an exciting world of sex and music, when his deep new passion is suddenly turned into a struggle ...more

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Erika Eleniak, Coolio, Tommy Lister Dracula 3000, also titled Dracula 3000: Infinite Darkness, is a television horror movie released in 2004 that brings Bram Stoker's fictional vampire Count Dracula into outer space in the distant ...more

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Lori Loughlin, Shanna Moakler, Udo Kier Critical Mass is a low budget action film released straight-to-video in 2000 starring Treat Williams, Lori Loughlin, and Udo Kier and directed by Fred Olen Ray, credited as Ed Raymond. The film ...more

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Bill Pullman, Irène Jacob, Udo Kier Spy Games is a 1999 film directed by Ilkka Järvi-Laturi, and starring Bill Pullman, Irène Jacob, and Bruno Kirby. Written by Patrick Amos, the film is about a jaded CIA agent and a ...more

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Lance Henriksen, Jeremy Sisto, Udo Kier Paranoia: 1.0 is a 2004 cyberpunk science fiction film written and directed by Jeff Renfroe and Marteinn Thorsson. The film is a Kafkaesque nightmare in which a young computer programmer is an ...more

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Virginie Ledoyen, Chris Penn, Ron Livingston Holly is a 2006 drama film about an American stolen artifacts dealer in Cambodia who tries to save a young girl from child traffickers. The film was directed by Guy Moshe, and stars Ron ...more

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Andy Garcia, Eva Herzigová, Peter Capaldi Modigliani is a 2004 American-French-German-Italian drama biographical film written and directed by Mick Davis and starring Andy García, Elsa Zylberstein, Omid Djalili, Hippolyte ...more

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Erika Eleniak, Udo Kier, Greg Evigan He Sees You When You're Sleeping is a 2002 television film directed by David Winning.