The Best Werner Herzog Movies

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

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

Herzog's films range from Lessons of Darkness to Julien Donkey-Boy.

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Werner Herzog has been in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Ingmar Bergman and Milo


    • Actors: Werner Herzog
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: Werner Herzog
  • The White Diamond
    Video: YouTube
    • Released: 2004
    • Directed by: Werner Herzog
  • Where the Green Ants Dream
    Video: YouTube
    • Actors: Bruce Spence, Norman Kaye, Wandjuk Marika, Roy Marika, Ray Barrett
    • Released: 1984
    • Directed by: Werner Herzog
  • Wings of Hope
    Video: YouTube
    • Actors: Werner Herzog, Sheetal Sheth, Juliane Koepcke
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Werner Herzog