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Klaus Kinski
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Birth Name: Claus Gunther Nakszynski

Born: 8 October 1926 Died: 23 November 1991

Country of origin: Poland

Height: 5' 8"


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Listal's Hall of Fame (100 items)
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Caricatures by Patrick Strogulski *updated 2014* (85 items)
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Listal's 100 best Actors *UPDATED* (100 items)
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Celebrity Insults (178 items)
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Published 3 years, 6 months ago 26 comments
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They talk with their eyes (100 items)
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Published 3 years, 7 months ago 22 comments

About: Klaus Kinski was a celebrated and controversial German actor. He was born on October 18, 1926 in Zoppot, Danzig (now Sopot, Gdansk) as 'Nikolaus Karl Günther Nakszynski' and died of a heart attack in Lagunitas, California, USA on November 23, 1991. Blond-haired, blue-eyed Kinski served in the German army during World War II, however, much of this time was spent as a POW under British control. After the war, he began acting on the stage, and soon moved, pragmaticall ... (more)
Actor (17), German (13), Born 1926 (6), Died 1991 (5), Dracula (4), Deceased (3), Crazy (3), Intense (3), Legend (3), Male (3), Unstable (3), Pervert (2), Violent Mood Swings (2), Polish (2), Method Actor (2), Genius (2), Died Aged 65 (2), Brilliant (2), Intensity (2), Cool (2)

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2. Doctor Zhivago (1965)
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5. Fitzcarraldo (1982)
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8.1
326 Watched



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3. The Hitchhiker (1983)
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5. Timestalkers (1987)
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2. Paganini (1989)
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1. Paganini (1989)
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Ten fine actor perfomances in films (10 person items)

"As Don Lope de Aguirre in "Aguirre: the Wrath of God" (1972, dir. Werner Herzog) "


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Celebrity Insults (178 person items)

"about his daughter, Nastassja Kinski "My daughter has never forgiven me. for what, I don’t know, because for years, she won’t speak to me. She blackens my name in the press and makes me think abortion is an excellent idea.""


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My Favorite Actors (Who even can save Shit!) (192 person items)

" Pretty much the ugly duckling in the movie industry but even at his most weirdest and worst Kinski made the film hugely watchable - and he was father to one of the most gorgeous women in the world. "


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Great Male Performances (88 person items)

"in Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (1972) "


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Hey look! this is my father (23 person items)

"Nastassja Kinski and her father Klaus Kinski "


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Libra people (23/09 a 22/10) (119 person items)

"18 October 1926 "


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Top rated actors' top rated films (98 person items)

"Highest rated: Burden of Dreams: 8.3 (1982) Aguirre: The Wrath of God: 8.3 (1972) The Great Silence: 8.2 (1968) Fitzcarraldo: 8 (1982) For a Few Dollars More: 8 (1965) Average: 8.16 Low but popular: Doctor Zhivago: 7.3 (1965)"


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1001 Performances To See Before Retiring! (357 person items)

"Lope de Aguirre Aguirre, the Wrath of God "


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Directed by Werner Herzog (150 person items)

"Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht Woyzeck Fitzcarraldo Cobra Verde"


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Listal's Hall of Fame (100 person items)

" Bael Rank: 2 (-) Points: 3169941 Member since: 2007 Age: Unknown Country: Switzerland Gender: Unknown Miscellaneous: VIP member and the first member to reach 1 000 000, 2 000 000 and 3 000 000 points! Why Klaus Kinski: - Favorite list: Unknown Display name explanation: Unknown Avatar image explanation: Unknown How did he discover Listal: Unknown Check profile"


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They talk with their eyes (100 person items)

"Aguirre: The Wrath Of God (1972) "


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Listal's 100 best Actors *UPDATED* (100 person items)

"Total points:29 propelas(7) Mihail(3) Kankku(6) Nakki(3) Bael(10)"


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Directed by Sergio Leone (119 person items)

"For a Few Dollars More"


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500 movie stars of all time (500 person items)
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"28 - Actor/Actress that scares me! no one scares me, but I have to choose someone. "


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"28 - Actor/Actress that scares me! "


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"28 - Actor/Actress that scares me! ... But a legendary actor! "


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Directed by David Lean (163 person items)

"Doctor Zhivago"


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Top 30 Performances (31 person items)

"as Don Lope de Aguirre in Aguirre: The Wrath of God "


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Best perfomances in cinema (89 person items)

"Don Lope de Aguirre in Aguirre: The Wrath of God (Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes) (1972) "


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10 Actors Who Could Play Dracula (15 person items)

"Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht 1979 Nosferatu: Phantom of the Night a.k.a Nosferatu the Vampyre In Werner Herzog's update to F.W. Murnau's adaption, Kinski was the ideal Dracula, arguably even resembling his own personality. With his unique look, no doubt Kinski was chosen. "


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