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Werner Herzog's 1982 classic set in early 20th century Peru. To achieve his dream of building an opera house in the Peruvian rainforest, Brian 'Fitzcarraldo' Fitzgerald leases an inaccessible tract of land rich in rubber, hoping to mine it. But to reach it, deep in the Amazon, he must enlist the help of the natives in an outlandish plan to move his steamship across land from one river to another.

2 hours, 37 minutes

Last on

Sat 29 May 2010 22:30


Role Contributor
Brian Sweeney FitzgeraldKlaus Kinski
MollyClaudia Cardinale
DirectorWerner Herzog
WriterWerner Herzog
ProducerWerner Herzog