13 One Night Stand
Nastassja Kinski stars as Karen, the woman with whom Max (Wesley Snipes) had a one-night stand.
12 The Hotel New Hampshire
In the movie 'The Hotel New Hampshire,' Nastassja Kinski portrays the character of Susie the Bear. Susie is a mysterious and enigmatic woman who becomes romantically involved with the film's protagonist, John Berry (played by Rob Lowe).
11 Cat People
Nastassja Kinski starred as the lead character, Irena Gallier, in the horror film 'Cat People'. She played a young woman who discovers she is a descendant of a race of people who turn into cats when they become sexually aroused. The film was a remake of the 1942 film of the same name, and is considered a classic of the horror genre.
10 Stay as You Are
In the movie 'Stay as You Are,' Nastassja Kinski takes on the role of Francesca, a young woman who enters into a passionate and forbidden affair with a much older man named Giulio (portrayed by Marcello Mastroianni). Francesca becomes entangled in a complex web of desire, guilt, and societal conventions as their relationship unfolds.
9 Spring Symphony
Nastassja Kinski plays the lead character of Clara Wieck in the movie 'Spring Symphony'. The film portrays the life of the pianist Clara Wieck and her relationship with the composer Robert Schumann.
8 The Claim
In the movie 'The Claim,' Nastassja Kinski portrays the character of Elena Burn. Elena is a woman with a mysterious past who arrives in a small, snowbound mining town during the California Gold Rush. She becomes a focal point of desire and conflict between the town's powerful figures.
7 Your Friends & Neighbors
In the movie 'Your Friends & Neighbors,' Nastassja Kinski plays the role of Cheri. Cheri is a woman caught in a tangled web of relationships and desires among a group of friends and neighbors
6 One from the Heart
Nastassja Kinski played the role of Leila, a circus performer, in the movie. She spends a night with the main protagonist, Hank, after he has a break up with his wife.
5 An American Rhapsody
In the movie 'An American Rhapsody,' Nastassja Kinski plays the role of Margit. Margit is a Hungarian woman who, during the tumultuous years of the Cold War, must make a heart-wrenching decision to leave her infant daughter behind in Hungary and escape to the United States.
In the movie 'Savior,' Nastassja Kinski plays the role of Vera, wife of a a U.S. Department of State official on embassy duty in Paris. She is killed in a bombing by suspected Islamic terrorists.
3 In weiter Ferne, so nah!
In the movie 'In weiter Ferne, so nah!', Nastassja Kinski reprises her role as Raphaela. Raphaela is an angel who has fallen to Earth and must navigate the complexities of human existence.
Kinski plays the title character Tess, a young peasant girl who is seduced by an upper class man and is later wrongfully accused of murder. Kinski's portrayal of Tess is considered one of her best performances and has been praised for her naturalism and range of emotions.
1 Paris, Texas
In the movie 'Paris, Texas,' Nastassja Kinski plays the role of Jane Henderson. Jane is a mysterious woman who is estranged from her husband, Travis (played by Harry Dean Stanton). Travis embarks on a journey to find Jane and reunite their fractured family.