Werner Herzog film collection: Fitzcarraldo

1982 • 157 minutes
4.5
22 reviews
77%
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Fitzcarraldo is an obsessed opera lover who wants to build an opera in the jungle. To accomplish this he first has to make a fortune in the rubber business, and his cunning plan involves hauling an enormous river boat across a small mountain with aid from the local Indians.
4.5
22 reviews
R Pet
December 2, 2017
Saw this on the big screen at The Charles in Baltimore... wonderfully photographed and of course Klaus Kinski was maddening....
Siavosh
July 6, 2020
I wached a fewer than 40 minutes of it . I hate it .
José Padilla
March 6, 2016
Masterpiece