Search results for "Werner Herzog"
Meeting Gorbachev

Meeting Gorbachev

Meeting Gorbachev
IMDb: 6.9
95

Mikhail Gorbachev, former president of the Soviet Union, sits down with filmmaker Werner Herzog to discuss his many achievements. Topics include the talks to reduce nuclear weapons, the reunification of…

Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin

Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin

Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin
IMDb: 7.2
89

When Bruce Chatwin was dying of AIDS, his friend Werner Herzog made a final visit. As a parting gift, Chatwin gave him his rucksack. Thirty years later, Herzog sets out…

Stroszek

Stroszek

Stroszek
IMDb: 7.8
107

Bruno Stroszek is released from prison and warned to stop drinking. He has few skills and fewer expectations: with a glockenspiel and an accordion, he ekes out a living as…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Wild Blue Yonder

The Wild Blue Yonder

The Wild Blue Yonder
IMDb: 7.5
81

An alien narrates the story of his dying planet, his and his people’s visitations to Earth and Earth’s self-made demise, while human astronauts in space are attempting to find an…

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
IMDb: 7.1
109

The film follows Kaspar Hauser (Bruno S.), who lived the first seventeen years of his life chained in a tiny cellar with only a toy horse to occupy his time,…

Genre: Drama, History
Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert

Queen of the Desert
IMDb: 5.7
128

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.

Grizzly Man

Grizzly Man

Grizzly Man
IMDb: 7.8
103

Werner Herzog’s documentary film about the “Grizzly Man” Timothy Treadwell and what the thirteen summers in a National Park in Alaska were like in one man’s attempt to protect the…

Rescue Dawn

Rescue Dawn

Rescue Dawn
IMDb: 7.3
126

A US Fighter pilot’s epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.

Nosferatu the Vampyre

Nosferatu the Vampyre

Nosferatu the Vampyre
IMDb: 7.6
107

Ghoulish Count Dracula lures a naive estate agent, Jonathan Harker, to his decaying Transylvanian castle with the promise of easy money. But when he spies a portrait of the man’s…

Genre: Drama, Horror
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans

Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
IMDb: 6.6
122

Terrence McDonagh, a New Orleans Police sergeant, who starts out as a good cop, receiving a medal and a promotion to lieutenant for heroism during Hurricane Katrina. During his heroic…

Genre: Crime, Drama
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done

My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done

My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
IMDb: 6.3
91

Brad has committed murder and barricaded himself inside his house. With the help of his friends and neighbours, the cops piece together the strange tale of how this nice young…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Cave of Forgotten Dreams
IMDb: 7.4
90

Werner Herzog gains exclusive access to film inside the Chauvet caves of Southern France, capturing the oldest known pictorial creations of humankind in their astonishing natural setting.

Into the Inferno

Into the Inferno

Into the Inferno
IMDb: 7.2
104

Werner Herzog and volcanologist Clive Oppenheimer embark upon a global journey exploring some of the world’s most mythical volcanoes in Indonesia, Ethiopia, Iceland and North Korea. Speaking with scientists and…

Genre: Documentary
Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World

Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World

Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World
IMDb: 7.1
98

Werner Herzog’s exploration of the Internet and the connected world.

Genre: Documentary
Encounters at the End of the World

Encounters at the End of the World

Encounters at the End of the World
IMDb: 7.8
99

Herzog and cinematographer Peter Zeitlinger go to Antarctica to meet people who live and work there, and to capture footage of the continent’s unique locations. Herzog’s voiceover narration explains that…

Genre: Documentary
Into the Abyss

Into the Abyss

Into the Abyss
IMDb: 7.3
105

In intimate conversations with those involved, including 28-year-old death row inmate Michael Perry (who was scheduled to die eight days after his interview with Herzog), legendary filmmaker Werner Herzog achieves…

Fitzcarraldo

Fitzcarraldo

Fitzcarraldo
IMDb: 8.1
158

Fitzcarraldo, a dreamer who plans to bring opera and Enrico Caruso to the South American jungles. With limited funding, he must figure out how to finance the opera house, and…

Cobra Verde

Cobra Verde

Cobra Verde
IMDb: 7.0
111

A fearsome 19th century bandit, Cobra Verde cuts a swath through Brazil until he arrives at the sugar plantation of Don Octávio Countinho. Not knowing that his new guest is…

Genre: Adventure, Drama
Salt and Fire

Salt and Fire

Salt and Fire
IMDb: 4.1
98

A scientist blames the head of a large company for an ecological disaster in South America. But when a volcano begins to show signs of erupting, they must unite to…

Genre: Thriller
Happy People: A Year in the Taiga

Happy People: A Year in the Taiga

Happy People: A Year in the Taiga
IMDb: 7.2
94

In the center of the story is the life of the indigenous people of the village Bakhtia at the river Yenisei in the Siberian Taiga. The camera follows the protagonists…

Genre: Documentary