Werner Herzog

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
Queen of the Desert
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 2015
100% Home from Home: Chronicle of a Vision (Die Andere Heimat)
  • Alexander von Humboldt
-- 2015
97% The Look of Silence
  • Executive Producer
$81.3k 2015
97% Life Itself
  • Actor
$0.8M 2014
La Soufrière - Warten auf eine unausweichliche Katastrophe
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2014
Die Verwandlung der Welt in Musik: Bayreuth vor der Premiere (The Transformation of the World Into Music)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 2014
72% Penguins Of Madagascar
  • Documentary Filmmaker
$83.3M 2014
89% The Wind Rises
  • Castorp
$5.2M 2014
87% Happy People: A Year in the Taiga
  • Screenwriter
  • Narrator
  • Director
  • Executive Producer
$0.3M 2013
From One Second To The Next
  • Director
-- 2013
7% Queen of the Desert
  • Director
-- 2013
44% The Unbelievers
  • Actor
-- 2013
95% The Act Of Killing
  • Executive Producer
$0.5M 2013
25% Dinotasia
  • Narrator
-- 2012
Der Boxprinz (The Boxing Prince)
  • Actor
-- 2012
Death Row
  • Director
-- 2012
62% Jack Reacher
  • The Zec
$80.0M 2012
96% Cave of Forgotten Dreams
  • Director
  • Narrator
  • Screenwriter
$5.2M 2011
Bierbichler
  • Actor
-- 2011
91% Into The Abyss
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
$0.2M 2011
Red Army
  • Executive Producer
-- 2011
Ode to the Dawn of Man
  • Director
-- 2011
50% My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Producer
-- 2010
Futurestates
  • Actor
-- 2009
87% Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
  • Director
$1.6M 2009
Jag Mandir
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 2009
Man of Cinema: Pierre Rissient
  • Actor
-- 2008
40% The Grand
  • The German
-- 2008
Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary
  • Actor
-- 2008
40 X 15
  • Actor
-- 2008
46% Mister Lonely
  • Father Umbrillo
-- 2007
91% Rescue Dawn
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Producer
$5.3M 2007
94% Encounters at the End of the World
  • Narrator
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
$0.7M 2007
On the Ecstasy of Ski-Flying: Werner Herzog in Conversation with Karen Beckman
  • Actor
-- 2007
93% Grizzly Man
  • Director
  • Narrator
  • Screenwriter
$2.9M 2005
69% The Wild Blue Yonder
  • Director
-- 2005
94% The White Diamond
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Actor
  • Screenwriter
-- 2004
62% Incident at Loch Ness
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
  • Himself
-- 2004
Dribble
  • Actor
-- 2004
94% Wheel of Time
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 2003
Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe
  • Actor
  • Screenwriter
-- 2003
60% Tokyo-Ga
  • Actor
-- 2003
86% Ten Minutes Older
  • Director
  • Narrator
-- 2002
54% Invincible
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
  • Director
-- 2002
Pilgrimage
  • Director
-- 2001
A Brief History of Errol Morris
  • Actor
-- 2000
Julianes Sturz in den Dschungel (Wings of Hope)
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 2000
80% My Best Fiend (Mein liebster Feind - Klaus Kinski)
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Narrator
-- 1999
26% Julien Donkey-Boy
  • Julien's Father
-- 1999
54% What Dreams May Come
  • Face
-- 1998
93% Little Dieter Needs to Fly: Escape from Laos
  • Actor
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1998
100% Lessons of Darkness
  • Actor
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1995
Glocken aus der Tiefe - Glaube und Aberglaube in Rußland (Bells from the Deep)
  • Director
-- 1995
Gesualdo - Death for Five Voices
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1995
The Transformation Of The World Into Music
  • Director
-- 1994
Scream of Stone
  • Director
-- 1991
Giovanna D'Arco: Teatro Comunale Di Bologna
  • Director
-- 1990
Echos aus einem düsteren Reich (Echoes from a Somber Empire)
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Actor
  • Director
-- 1990
Hard to be a God (Es ist nicht leicht ein Gott zu sein)
  • Mita
-- 1990
Wodaabe - Die Hirten der Sonne. Nomaden am Südrand der Sahara (Herdsmen of the Sun)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
  • Actor
-- 1989
Bis ans Ende... und dann noch weiter. Die ekstatische Welt des Filmemachers Werner Herzog
  • Actor
-- 1988
88% Cobra Verde
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1987
God's Angry Man (glaube Und Wahrung - Dr. Gene Scott, Fernsehprediger)
  • Director
-- 1986
80% Wo die Grünen Ameisen Träumen (Where the Green Ants Dream)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1985
Room 666 (Chambre 666)
  • Actor
-- 1985
Ballade vom kleinen Soldaten (Ballad of the Little Soldier)
  • Actor
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1984
The Dark Glow of the Mountains
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1984
Masterpieces of Opera
  • Director
-- 1984
Man of Flowers
  • Father
-- 1983
83% Fitzcarraldo
  • Director
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
-- 1982
100% Burden of Dreams
  • Actor
-- 1982
Huie's Sermon
  • Director
-- 1980
Garlic Is as Good as Ten Mothers
  • Actor
-- 1980
82% Woyzeck
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
-- 1979
94% Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht (Nosferatu the Vampyre)
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1979
100% Stroszek
  • Producer
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1977
No One Will Play with Me (Mit Mir Will Keiner Spielen)
  • Director
-- 1976
How much Wood would a Woodchuck chuck... - Beobachtungen zu einer neuen Sprache
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1976
Letzte Worte
  • Director
-- 1976
88% Heart of Glass (Herz aus Glas)
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1976
Die große Ekstase des Bildschnitzers Steiner (The Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner)
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1974
95% The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle)(Every Man for Himself and God Against All)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
-- 1974
83% Land of Silence and Darkness (Land des Schweigens und der Dunkelheit)
  • Producer
  • Actor
  • Director
-- 1973
98% Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre, the Wrath of God)
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1972
Behinderte Zukunft? (Handicapped Future)
  • Director
-- 1971
Fata Morgana
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1971
100% Even Dwarfs Started Small
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
-- 1970
Massnahmen gegen Fanatiker (Measures Against Fanatics)(Precautions Against Fanatics)
  • Director
-- 1969
Die Fliegenden Ärzte von Ostafrika (The Flying Doctors of East Africa)
  • Director
-- 1969
88% Signs of Life
  • Actor
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
-- 1968
The Unprecedented Defence of the Fortress Deutschkreuz (Die Beispiellose Verteidigung der Festung Deutschkreuz)
  • Director
-- 1967
Herakles
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
-- 1962

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
POV
1988-2015
  • Producer
  • Executive Producer
2014
American Dad (target for inaccurate feed data)
2005-2015
  • Voice
2012
Colbert Report
2005-2014
  • Guest
2011
The Simpsons
1989-2016
  • Voice
2011
The Boondocks
2005-2014
  • Narrator
2010

Werner Herzog Trivia

Werner Herzog makes an uncredited director cameo in his 1979 film, Nosferatu. He appears as a man who sticks his foot into a coffin & is bitten by a rat.
- submitted by mirabella 1 (5 years ago)
Herzog once worked for NASA before he became a film-maker.
- submitted by mirabella 1 (5 years ago)

Quotes from Werner Herzog's Characters

From Happy People: A Year in the Taiga. Submitted by Chris P (2 years ago)