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In Theaters
  • Queen of the Desert

  • Penguins of Madagascar

  • The Wind Rises

  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God

  • Stroszek

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At Home
  • Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected...

  • Freaks of Nature

  • Red Army

  • Penguins of Madagascar

  • Life Itself

  • The Wind Rises

  • The Act of Killing

  • Jack Reacher

  • Happy People: A Year in the Taiga

  • Cave of Forgotten Dreams

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Werner Herzog Movies

  • Profession: Director, Screenwriter, Producer, Actor
  • Born: Sep 5, 1942
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Birth Name: Werner H. Stipetic
  • Biography: One of the most influential filmmakers in New German Cinema and one of the most extreme personalities in film per se, larger-than-life Werner Herzog quickly gained recognition not only for creating some of the most fantastic narratives in... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Queen of the Desert Director / Screenwriter 2017
Salt and Fire Director / Producer / Screenwriter 2017
Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World Director / Producer / Screenwriter 2016
Freaks of Nature Voice of the Perfect Being 2015
Red Army Executive Producer 2015
Penguins of Madagascar Documentary Filmmaker / Documentary Filmmaker 2014
Life Itself 2014
The Wind Rises Castorp (English language version) 2014
The Act of Killing Executive Producer 2013
The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser Director / Producer / Screenwriter 2013
Aguirre, the Wrath of God Director / Producer / Screenwriter 2013
Happy People: A Year in the Taiga Narrator / Director / Executive Producer / Screenwriter 2013
Jack Reacher The Zec 2012
Cave of Forgotten Dreams Narrator / Director / Screenwriter 2011
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans Director 2009
Encounters at the End of the World Narrator / Director / Narration Writer / Production Sound / Screenwriter / Sound/Sound Designer 2008
Mister Lonely Father Umbrillo 2008
The Grand 2008
Rescue Dawn Director / Producer / Screenwriter 2007
Grizzly Man Narrator / Narrator / Director 2005
The White Diamond Director / Producer 2005
Incident at Loch Ness / Producer 2004
Wheel of Time Cinematographer / Director / Screenwriter 2003
Julien Donkey-Boy Father 1999
My Best Fiend Narrator / Director 1999
Echos aus einem dusteren Reich Director 1992
Lektionen in Finsternis Director 1992
Cobra Verde Director / Screenwriter 1988
Tokyo-Ga 1985
Fitzcarraldo Director / Producer / Screenwriter 1982
Burden of Dreams 1982
Nosferatu the Vampyre Director / Producer / Screenwriter 1979
Woyzeck Director / Producer / Screenwriter 1979
Stroszek Director / Producer / Screenwriter 1977
Heart of Glass Director / Producer / Screenwriter 1976
Die Große Ekstase des Bildschnitzers Steiner Director / Screenwriter 1974
Little Dieter Needs to Fly / Director / Screenwriter
Die Nacht der Regisseure
Wo Die Grünen Ameisen Träumen Director / Screenwriter
Room 666
A Man of Flowers Father
Chroniques Nomades Director
Es ist nicht leicht ein Gott zu sein Mita
Gekauftes Gluck
Land of Silence and Darkness Director / Producer
Even Dwarfs Started Small Composer (Music Score) / Director / Producer / Screenwriter
Signs of Life / Director / Producer / Screenwriter
Fata Morgana Director / Producer / Screenwriter
Schrei Aus Stein Director

Worked With

Nicole Kidman Queen of the Desert 2017
Robert Pattinson Queen of the Desert 2017
James Franco Queen of the Desert 2017
Damian Lewis Queen of the Desert 2017
Jenny Agutter Queen of the Desert 2017
Michael Shannon Salt and Fire 2017
Gael García Bernal Salt and Fire 2017
Veronica Ferres Salt and Fire 2017
Volker Zack Michalowski Salt and Fire 2017
Anita Briem Salt and Fire 2017
Elon Musk Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World 2016
Nicholas Braun Freaks of Nature 2015
Ed Westwick Freaks of Nature 2015
Denis Leary Freaks of Nature 2015
Vanessa Hudgens Freaks of Nature 2015
Tom McGrath Penguins of Madagascar 2014
Chris Miller Penguins of Madagascar 2014
Christopher Knights Penguins of Madagascar 2014
John Malkovich Penguins of Madagascar 2014
Benedict Cumberbatch Penguins of Madagascar 2014
Ken Jeong Penguins of Madagascar 2014
Ava DuVernay Life Itself 2014
Ramin Bahrani Life Itself 2014
Hideaki Anno The Wind Rises 2014
Joseph Gordon-Levitt The Wind Rises 2014
Emily Blunt The Wind Rises 2014
Hidetoshi Nishijima The Wind Rises 2014
John Krasinski The Wind Rises 2014
Klaus Kinski Aguirre, the Wrath of God 2013
Tom Cruise Jack Reacher 2012
Rosamund Pike Jack Reacher 2012
Richard Jenkins Jack Reacher 2012
David Oyelowo Jack Reacher 2012
Jai Courtney Jack Reacher 2012
Nicolas Cage Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans 2009
Eva Mendes Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans 2009
Val Kilmer Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans 2009
Xzibit Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans 2009
Fairuza Balk Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans 2009
Shawn Hatosy Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans 2009
Diego Luna Mister Lonely 2008
Samantha Morton Mister Lonely 2008
Denis Lavant Mister Lonely 2008
Anita Pallenberg Mister Lonely 2008
Woody Harrelson The Grand 2008
Cheryl Hines The Grand 2008
David Cross The Grand 2008
Dennis Farina The Grand 2008
Richard Kind The Grand 2008
Chris Parnell The Grand 2008
Christian Bale Rescue Dawn 2007
Steve Zahn Rescue Dawn 2007
Jeremy Davies Rescue Dawn 2007
Zach Grenier Rescue Dawn 2007
Kitana Baker Incident at Loch Ness 2004
The Dalai Lama (XIV) Wheel of Time 2003
Ewen Bremner Julien Donkey-Boy 1999
Chloë Sevigny Julien Donkey-Boy 1999
Claudia Cardinale Fitzcarraldo 1982
Mick Jagger Burden of Dreams 1982
Isabelle Adjani Nosferatu the Vampyre 1979
Bruno Ganz Nosferatu the Vampyre 1979
Eva Mattes Woyzeck 1979