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Please Kill Mr. Kinski (1999)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Short, Comedy
In 1986, director David Schmoeller worked with notoriously eccentric and tantrum-prone actor Klaus Kinski on horror thriller Crawlspace (1986). Now, Schmoeller talks about this shoot and how it almost ended with crew lynching the actor.

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In 1986, director David Schmoeller worked with notoriously eccentric and tantrum-prone actor Klaus Kinski on horror thriller Crawlspace (1986). Now, Schmoeller talks about this shoot and how it almost ended with crew lynching the actor.

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Humorous look at Kinski the lunatic
27 April 2000 | by kalle-11See all my reviews

A short and humorous look at one (of many) director's travails of working with the difficult Klaus Kinski. Schmoeller speaks directly to camera about his experiences on the film Crawlspace and intercuts his commentary with clips of Kinski in full nutter mode. Being a huge Kinski fan myself, I thoroughly enjoyed this little portrait of his insanity. However, it should be enjoyable to most film fans as it is succinct, witty and, best of all, true.


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