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List of Klaus Maria Brandauer Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Mephisto (1981)
18
5
Mephisto
18
5
As:
Cast
Role:
Hendrik Höfgen
Director:
István Szabó
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
György Cserhalmi, Krystyna Janda, Rolf Hoppe, Ildikó Bánsági
2. La révolution française (1989)
9
3
La révolution française
9
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Georges-Jacques Danton
Director:
Robert Enrico, Richard T. Heffron
Genres:
Drama, War, Thriller, History
Star Cast:
Sam Neill, Claudia Cardinale, Christopher Lee, Jane Seymour, François Cluzet, Jean-François Balmer
3. Colonel Redl (1985)
10
3
Colonel Redl
R
10
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Alfred Redl
Director:
István Szabó
Genres:
Drama, History, Biography
Star Cast:
Armin Mueller-Stahl, Hans Christian Blech, Jan Niklas, Gudrun Landgrebe
4. Hanussen (1988)
8
3
Hanussen
R
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Klaus Schneider / Eric Jan Hanussen
Director:
István Szabó
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Erland Josephson, Walter Schmidinger, Ildikó Bánsági, Károly Eperjes
5. Out of Africa (1985)
69
28
Out of Africa
PG
69
28

Based on her autobiographical book, the movie tells the story of Baroness Karen Von Blixen, after she moves to Nairobi, under British rule, and marries Baron Bror Blixen. After Bror keeps being unfaithful to her, Karen develops a relationship with hunter Denys Finch Hatton, who becomes the love of her life but refuses to be married. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Bror
Director:
Genres:
Biography, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Michael Kitchen, Malick Bowens
Awards:
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
6. Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999)
10
4
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge
R
10
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Otto Preminger
Director:
Martha Coolidge
Genres:
Biography, Music, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Halle Berry, Loretta Devine, Brent Spiner, Obba Babatundé
7. Tetro (2009)
16
8
Tetro
R
16
8

Tetro is a drama film which tells the story of Bennie, a young boy, who arrives in Argentina to search for his estranged brother. After meeting Tetro, his brother, he finds that he is not the same person, but he has become a self-destructive soul and has also abandoned his writing career. Bennie thinks of secretly completing one of his brother’s plays, and submitting it, hoping to win a literary prize.

As:
Cast
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Vincent Gallo, Alden Ehrenreich, Maribel Verdú, Silvia Pérez, Rodrigo De la Serna
8. White Fang (1991)
22
11
White Fang
PG
22
11

White Fang is an adventure drama film which revolves around the story of Jack, a gold hunter who forms a strong bond with a dog-wolf, after he rescues the latter from a man who used to ill-treat him.

As:
Cast
Role:
Alex
Director:
Randal Kleiser
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Ethan Hawke, Seymour Cassel, James Remar, Susan Hogan
9. Never Say Never Again (1983)
51
32
Never Say Never Again
PG
51
32

Based on the 1961 James Bond novel Thunderball, this film tells the story of a SPECTRE Agent, who has stolen two nuclear warheads. It is up to the British spy James Bond to find them before they are detonated. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Maximilian Largo
Director:
Irvin Kershner
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Action
Star Cast:
10. The Russia House (1990)
16
10
The Russia House
R
16
10

Scott Blair is a publisher who finds himself involved in a conspiracy after receiving manuscripts from a Russian scientist claiming that the entire Russian nuclear programme is a sham. He begins his own investigation to learn the truth.

As:
Cast
Director:
Fred Schepisi
Genres:
Thriller, Romance, Drama
11. The Salzburg Connection (1972)
4
4
The Salzburg Connection
PG
4
4

While holidaying in Europe, a lawyer is asked by a publisher to go to Salzburg in order to see a photographer for a book on picturesque Austrian lakes. However, when he arrives at the place, it seems that the photographer has vanished, leaving his wife and brother behind. He soon finds himself involved with spies and assassins who are on the hunt for a list made up by the Nazis about people who had collaborated with them.

As:
Cast
Role:
Johann Kronsteiner (as Klaus-Maria Brandauer)
Director:
Lee H. Katzin
Genres:
Mystery, Thriller, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Anna Karina, Joe Maross, Barry Newman, Karen Jensen
12. The Gaul (2001)
3
7
The Gaul
R
3
7
As:
Cast
Role:
Julius Caesar
Director:
Jacques Dorfmann
Genres:
History, Drama, Adventure, Biography, War
Star Cast:
Max von Sydow, Christopher Lambert, Inés Sastre, Denis Charvet
13. Die Ballade von Peckham Rye (1966)
12
1
Die Ballade von Peckham Rye
12
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Jan Biczycki
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Eduard Marks, Heinz Reincke, Waltraut Schmal, Helga Roloff
14. Die Entführung aus dem Serail (2003)
10
2
Die Entführung aus dem Serail
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Bassa Selim
Director:
Chloé Perlemuter
Genres:
Drama, Music, Comedy
Star Cast:
Malin Hartelius, Patricia Petibon, Piotr Beczala, Boguslaw Bidzinski
15. Der Widerspenstigen Zähmung (1971)
10
2
Der Widerspenstigen Zähmung
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Petrucchio
Director:
Otto Schenk
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Wolfgang Hübsch, Heinz-Leo Fischer, Erwin Faber, Otto Bolesch
16. Die Weber (1980)
10
2
Die Weber
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Moritz Jäger
Director:
Fritz Umgelter
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Karin Baal, Thomas Braut, Ursula Baresel, Uwe Falkenbach
17. Das Käthchen von Heilbronn (1968)
9
2
Das Käthchen von Heilbronn
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gottfried Friedeborn
Director:
Karl-Heinz Stroux
Genres:
Romance, History, Drama
Star Cast:
Nicole Heesters, Arthur Mentz, Ingrid Ernest, Wolfgang Arps
18. Die Wahrheit im Spiel (2004)
9
2
Die Wahrheit im Spiel
9
2
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Himself
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Helene Grass, Julia Hamer, Inga Hartl, Nele Hollinderbäumer
19. Speer (1998)
8
2
Speer
8
2
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Star Cast:
Peter Simonischek
20. Die Auslöschung (2013)
7
3
Die Auslöschung
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Ernst Lemden
Director:
Nikolaus Leytner
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Martina Gedeck, Birgit Minichmayr, Philipp Hochmair, Regina Fritsch
21. Spider's Web (1989)
7
3
Spider's Web
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Benjamin Lenz
Director:
Bernhard Wicki
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Armin Mueller-Stahl, Andrea Jonasson, Ulrich Mühe, Corinna Kirchhoff
22. Kindergarten (1984)
7
3
Kindergarten
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Evgeniy Evtushenko
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Nikolay Karachentsov, Sergei Gusak, Sergei Bobrovsky, Galina Stakhanova
23. Jeremiah (1998)
8
3
Jeremiah
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
King Nebuchadnezzar
Director:
Harry Winer
Genres:
Biography, History, Drama
Star Cast:
Patrick Dempsey, Oliver Reed, Leonor Varela, Vincent Regan
24. Poem: I Set My Foot Upon the Air and It Carried Me (2003)
7
3
Poem: I Set My Foot Upon the Air and It Carried Me
7
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Ralf Schmerberg
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Richy Müller, Herbert Fritsch, Carmen Simone Birk, Lars Rudolph
25. Jedermanns Fest (2002)
7
3
Jedermanns Fest
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Jan Jedermann
Director:
Fritz Lehner
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Juliette Gréco, Sylvie Testud, Redbad Klynstra, Alexa Sommer
26. Burning Secret (1988)
6
3
Burning Secret
PG
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Baron
Director:
Andrew Birkin
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Faye Dunaway, Ian Richardson, John Nettleton, David Eberts
27. Was Ihr wollt (1973)
6
3
Was Ihr wollt
6
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Otto Schenk
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Christiane Hörbiger, Christine Ostermayer, Wolfgang Hübsch, Sabine Sinjen
28. Seven Minutes (1989)
6
3
Seven Minutes
6
3
As:
Cast, Director
Role:
Georg Elser
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Brian Dennehy, Rebecca Miller, Marthe Keller, Nigel Le Vaillant
29. Entrusted (2003)
6
3
Entrusted
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Gregor Lämmle
Director:
Giacomo Battiato
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Stephen Moyer, Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Claire Keim
30. The Crown Prince (2006)
6
3
The Crown Prince
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Emperor Franz-Joseph
Director:
Robert Dornhelm
Genres:
Biography, History, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Omar Sharif, Max von Thun, Vittoria Puccini, Caroline Athanasiadis
31. Europa und der zweite Apfel (1988)
5
3
Europa und der zweite Apfel
5
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Hans Neuenfels
Star Cast:
Bernhard Minetti, Ulrich Wildgruber, Hans-Michael Rehberg, Elisabeth Trissenaar
32. The Lightship (1985)
6
4
The Lightship
PG-13
6
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Captain Miller
Director:
Jerzy Skolimowski
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Robert Duvall, William Forsythe, Arliss Howard, Tim Phillips
33. Rembrandt (1999)
6
3
Rembrandt
6
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Rembrandt van Rijn
Director:
Charles Matton
Genres:
Drama, History
Star Cast:
Jean Rochefort, Romane Bohringer, Jean-Philippe Écoffey, Johanna ter Steege
34. Manipulation (2011)
5
3
Manipulation
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Urs Rappold
Director:
Pascal Verdosci
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Sebastian Koch, Thomas Douglas, Susanne Abelein, Markus Merz
35. The Strange Case of Wilhelm Reich (2012)
5
3
The Strange Case of Wilhelm Reich
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Wilhelm Reich
Director:
Antonin Svoboda
Genres:
Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Birgit Minichmayr, Jamie Sives, Julia Jentsch, Jeanette Hain
36. Between Strangers (2002)
6
4
Between Strangers
R
6
4
As:
Cast
Director:
Edoardo Ponti
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Sophia Loren, Malcolm McDowell, Mira Sorvino, Deborah Kara Unger, Pete Postlethwaite, Julian Richings
37. Streets of Gold (1986)
5
4
Streets of Gold
R
5
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Alek Neuman
Director:
Joe Roth
Genres:
Sport, Drama
Star Cast:
Wesley Snipes, Adrian Pasdar, Elya Baskin, Ángela Molina
38. A Sunday in October (1979)
5
3
A Sunday in October
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Hoffmann
Director:
András Kovács
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bela Ernyey, Martin Lüttge, Ferenc Bács, Laslo Pataki
39. Balkan Island: The Last Story of the Century (1997)
5
3
Balkan Island: The Last Story of the Century
5
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Nikola
Director:
Lordan Zafranovic
Genres:
Romance, War, History, Action, Thriller
Star Cast:
Olympia Dukakis, Rade Serbedzija, Jean-Marc Barr, Anica Dobra
40. Mario und der Zauberer (1994)
4
3
Mario und der Zauberer
4
3
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Julian Sands, Anna Galiena, Jan Wachtel, Nina Schweser
41. Becoming Colette (1991)
4
4
Becoming Colette
R
4
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Henri Gauthier-Villars
Director:
Danny Huston
Genres:
Drama, Biography
Star Cast:
Jean-Pierre Aumont, John Van Dreelen, Virginia Madsen, Mathilda May
42. Vera, nadezhda, krov' (2000)
2
3
Vera, nadezhda, krov'
2
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Vladimir Lenin
Director:
Marina Dubrovina
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Nikita Mikhalkov, Maria Järvenhelmi, Igor Muzhzhukhin
43. The Diver (2000)
2
3
The Diver
2
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Orlov
Director:
Erik Gustavson
Genres:
Thriller
Star Cast:
Izabella Scorupco, Bjørn Floberg, Alexander Skarsgård, Stefan Sauk

Director

Die Wahrheit im Spiel (2004)
9
2
Die Wahrheit im Spiel
9
2
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Genres:
Documentary
Star Cast:
Helene Grass, Julia Hamer, Inga Hartl, Nele Hollinderbäumer
Speer (1998)
8
2
Speer
8
2
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Star Cast:
Peter Simonischek
Die Wand (1999)
7
4
Die Wand
7
4
As:
Director
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Corinna Harfouch
Seven Minutes (1989)
16
9
Seven Minutes
16
9
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, History
Star Cast:
Brian Dennehy, Rebecca Miller, Marthe Keller, Nigel Le Vaillant
Mario und der Zauberer (1994)
9
8
Mario und der Zauberer
9
8
As:
Cast, Director
Director:
Klaus Maria Brandauer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Julian Sands, Anna Galiena, Jan Wachtel, Nina Schweser

Animation Movies

Felidae (1994)
11
5
Felidae
11
5
As:
Cast, Voiceover
Role:
Pascal / Claudandus (voice)
Director:
Michael Schaack
Genres:
Drama, Action, Animation, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
John Hurt, Christopher Plummer, Ulrich Tukur, Mario Adorf, Helge Schneider, Wolfgang Hess

TV Shows

Jean-Christophe
9
2
Jean-Christophe
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jean-Christophe (unknown episodes)
Star Cast:
Bruno Devoldère, Geneviève Casile, Maïa Simon, Max Amyl
Der alte Richter
8
2
Der alte Richter
8
2
As:
Cast
Star Cast:
Paul Hörbiger, Gusti Wolf, Marianne Gerzner, Herbert Probst
Sonderdezernat K1
6
3
Sonderdezernat K1
6
3
As:
Cast
Genres:
Thriller, Crime, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Udo Kier, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Hubert Suschka, Hermann Treusch

Klaus Maria Brandauer Awards

Golden Globe Awards
Out of Africa Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture 1986