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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Klaus Kinski
Jose Lewgoy
Miguel angel Fuentes
Paul Hittscher
Directors
Werner Herzog
Screenwriters
Werner Herzog
Running Time
158 minutes

Fitzcarraldo
Arguably the greatest achievement from the hugely volatile Herzog/Kinski partnership


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Plot
Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald, or Fitzcarraldo, conceived a plan to build an opera house in the middle of the Peruvian jungle. To gather the funds, however, he conceived a plan to drag a ship across a mountain first…


Verdict
Arguably the greatest achievement from the hugely volatile Herzog/Kinski partnership.


Reviewed by Justin Bowyer

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