Werner Herzog Movies

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Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World (2016)

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7.2

98 min

Country: USA

Genre: Documentary

Release date: August 19, 2016

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: Werner Herzog's exploration of the Internet and the connected world.

Queen of the Desert (2015)

5.6

128 min

Country: USA | Morocco

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: January 01, 2017

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: A chronicle of Gertrude Bell's life, a traveler, writer, archaeologist, explorer, cartographer, and political attaché for the British Empire at the dawn of the twentieth century.

Into the Abyss (2011)

7.3

107 min

Country: USA | UK | Germany

Genre: Crime | Drama | Documentary

Release date: March 30, 2012

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: Conversations with death row inmate Michael Perry and those affected by his crime serve as an examination of why people - and the state - kill.

Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)

7.4

90 min

Country: USA | France | UK | Germany | Canada

Genre: History | Documentary

Release date: August 31, 2011

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: Werner Herzog gains exclusive access to film inside the Chauvet caves of Southern France and captures the oldest known pictorial creations of humanity.

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)

6.7

122 min

Country: USA

Genre: Crime | Drama

Release date: December 11, 2009

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: Terence McDonagh is a drug- and gambling-addled detective in post-Katrina New Orleans investigating the killing of five Senegalese immigrants.

Rescue Dawn (2006)

7.3

120 min

Country: USA | Luxembourg

Genre: Drama | Biography | Adventure

Release date: July 27, 2007

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: A U.S. fighter pilot's epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.

Grizzly Man (2005)

7.8

103 min

Country: USA

Genre: Biography | Documentary

Release date: September 02, 2005

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: A devastating and heartrending take on grizzly bear activists Timothy Treadwell and Amie Huguenard, who were killed in October of 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska.

My Best Fiend (1999)

7.9

95 min

Country: USA | UK | Germany

Genre: Biography | Documentary

Release date: October 07, 1999

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: In the 1950s, an adolescent Werner Herzog was transfixed by a film performance of the young Klaus Kinski. Years later, they would share an apartment where, in an unabated, forty-eight-hour ...

Lessons of Darkness (1992)

8.1

54 min

Country: France | UK | Germany

Genre: War | Documentary

Release date: October 26, 2002

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: This film shows the disaster of the Kuwaitian oil fields in flames, with few interviews and no explanatory narration. Hell itself is presented in such beautiful sights and music that one has to be fascinated by it.

Cobra Verde (1987)

7.1

111 min

Country: West Germany | Ghana

Genre: Drama | Adventure

Release date: December 03, 1987

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: The feared bandit Cobra Verde (Klaus Kinski) is hired by a plantation owner to supervise his slaves. After the owner suspects Cobra Verde of consorting with his young daughters, the owner ...

Fitzcarraldo (1982)

8.2

158 min

Country: West Germany | Peru

Genre: Drama | Adventure

Release date: October 10, 1982

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: The story of Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald, an extremely determined man who intends to build an opera house in the middle of a jungle.

Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe (1980)

7.3

20 min

Country: USA

Genre: Documentary | Short

Release date: October 01, 1980

Director: Les Blank

Description: A short documentary in which directors Werner Herzog and Erol Morris make a bet which results in Herzog being forced to eat his own shoe.

Woyzeck (1979)

7.2

82 min

Country: West Germany

Genre: Drama

Release date: August 24, 1979

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: Franz Woyzeck is a hapless, hopeless soldier, alone and powerless in society, assaulted from all sides by forces he can not control.

Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979)

7.6

107 min

Country: France | West Germany

Genre: Horror | Drama | Fantasy

Release date: January 17, 1979

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: Jonathan and Lucy live in Wismar and the Count wants a house there. Varna is a port on the Black Sea, close to Dracula's castle.

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974)

7.9

110 min

Country: West Germany

Genre: Drama | Biography | History

Release date: November 01, 1974

Director: Werner Herzog

Description: Herzog's film is based upon the true and mysterious story of Kaspar Hauser, a young man who suddenly appeared in Nuremberg in 1828, barely able to speak or walk, and bearing a strange note.

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