263 total votes
Fitzcarraldo

Fitzcarraldo

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 Fitzgerald, an Irishman known as Fitzcarraldo in Peru, who is determined to transport a steamship over a steep hill in order to access a rich rubber territory. The film is derived from the historic events of Peruvian rubber baron Carlos Fitzcarrald.

... more on Wikipedia

Fitzcarraldo is ranked on...

#69 of 146 The Best Movies of 1982 3.1k votes A list of the best movies of 1982, from teen comedies like "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" to horror films like &qu...
#13 of 14 These Movies Almost Came To A Halt Because Of The Lead Actors' Nightmare Behavior 166 votes There's a pretty long list of movie stars who are impossible to work with, but somehow – despite diva-like behavior –&n...
The Most Infamous Cursed Movies of All Time 496.4k views A list of troubled or "cursed" movies, looking at deaths, illnesses and mysteries surrounding some of the most inf...
#2 of 79 The Best Klaus Kinski Movies 384 votes List of the best Klaus Kinski movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Klaus Kinski's highest grossi...
The Darkest Film Shoots in History 59.5k views We imagine movie sets to be controlled environments characterized by careful planning, safety precautions, and an air of&nbs...
#31 of 196 The Best PG World Cinema Movies 938 votes List of PG world movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG world mov...
#5 of 8 The Best PG Jungle Movies 58 votes List of PG jungle movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG jungle m...
Top 100 Favorite Films 46 views Top 100 Favorite Films

Fitzcarraldo is also found on...

Famous Movies From Peru Movies Produced by Werner Herzog Movies Directed By Werner Herzog