- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 51 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: October 24, 2000
- Originally Released: 1987
- Label: Starz / Anchor Bay
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Single Side - Dual Layer
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 1.78
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.77
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - German
- Dolby Surround - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
- Audio Commentary: Werner Herzog - Director
- Text/Photo Galleries:
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Memorable Quotes and Dialog:
"In my country, I was a snake!"
- Cobra Verde (Klaus Kinski) to his army
"Eleven years of drought, the rocks are sick, the world is dying, evil is a trick."
- Text from the introduction
Shot in Africa and South America, COBRA VERDE is the intriguing story of a deranged bandit (Klaus Kinski) who is exiled to West Africa to rejuvenate the slave trade.
Based On A Novel |
- COBRA VERDE is based on the novel THE VICEROY OF OUIDAH by Bruce Chatwin.
- The film was the final collaboration between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski (who would die four years later).