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The Day of the Jackal

The Day of the Jackal(1973)

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Brief Synopsis

British and French agents join forces to save President De Gaulle from a deadly assassin.

Cast & Crew

Fred Zinnemann Director
Edward Fox The Jackal
Alan Badel Minister
Tony Britton Inspector Thomas
Cyril Cusack Gunsmith
Michel Lonsdale Commissioner Lebel
Derek Jacobi Caron--Lebel'S Assistant
Eric Porter Rebel Leader Rodin
Adrien Cayla-Legrand President Degaulle
Nicole Desailly Madame Degaulle
Jean Sorel Executed Assassin Thiry
Dennis Carey Rodin'S Aide
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1973 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Warwick Film Productions, Ltd. .....Production Company, Chanel .....Production Company, Universal Pictures .....Studio, Universal Pictures .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Universal Pictures Home Entertainment .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  France (FR)
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  • Day of the Jackal

    Bruce C 2012-02-19

    After watching this powerful drama, it is hard to miss the impact that Michel Lonsdale (Ronin '98) had inthis film. Perhaps the greatest credit is how... MORE>

  • Wonderful!

    Linda 2012-02-16

    I love this movie; wish it was on more often. Edward Fox is superb as the Jackal. The depth of his character is compelling. The cinematography is... MORE>

  • One of the top 5

    atragon 2012-02-16

    Whenever someone asks,what are your favorite movies,Day of the Jackal is always in that top handful of movies that just can't be improved on,and is... MORE>