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The day of the jackal

Author: Fred ZinnemannJohn WoolfKenneth RossEdward FoxTerence AlexanderAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, [1998] ©1998
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Story of a cold, suave British assassin hired by the French OAS to kill General Charles de Gaulle. Nameless and faceless, the killer, known by the code name of Jackal, relentlessly moves toward the date with death that would rock the world. The tension mounts as the methodical preparations of the Jackal are paralleled with the efforts of the police to uncover the plot, which gives the story non-stop,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Feature films
Foreign films
DVDs
DVD-Video discs
Videodiscs
Drama
Named Person: Frederick Forsyth; Charles de Gaulle; Frederick Forsyth; Charles de Gaulle
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Zinnemann; John Woolf; Kenneth Ross; Edward Fox; Terence Alexander; Michaël Lonsdale; Alan Badel; Tony Britton; Eric Porter; Jean Martin; Cyril Cusack; Jean Tournier; Ralph Kemplen; Georges Delerue; Frederick Forsyth; Universal Pictures (Firm),; Universal Studios Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 0783226853 9780783226859
OCLC Number: 39021169
Language Note: In English, French of Spanish with optional subtitles in French and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Letterboxed (aspect ratio 1.85:1).
Originally released as a motion picture in 1973.
From the book by Frederick Forsyth.
Special features include production notes and theatrical trailer.
Credits: Photographer, Jean Tournier ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; music, Georges Delerue.
Cast: Edward Fox (The Jackal), Terence Alexander (Lloyd), Michel Lonsdale (Claude Lebel), Alan Badel (The Minister), Tony Britton (Inspector Thomas), Eric Porter (Col. Rodin), Jean Martin (Wolenski), Cyril Cusack (Gunsmith).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (143 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1), single layer, Dolby Digital, 2-channel mono.
Contents: A stormy time --
Code name: The Jackal --
The assassin prepares --
Appointments in Genoa --
Preparations in Paris --
The perfect weapon --
The best detective --
Target practice --
The Calthrop connection --
Madame Montpellier --
The Jackal hunt --
Love and death --
A ticket to Paris --
The day of the Jackal --
The moving target --
Who the hell was he? (end titles)
Other Titles: Day of the jackal (Motion picture)
Day of the jackal (Motion picture).
Day of the jackal (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Universal ; Fred Zinnemann's film ; a John Woolf production ; directed by Fred Zinnemann ; produced by John Woolf ; screenplay Kenneth Ross.

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Story of a cold, suave British assassin hired by the French OAS to kill General Charles de Gaulle. Nameless and faceless, the killer, known by the code name of Jackal, relentlessly moves toward the date with death that would rock the world. The tension mounts as the methodical preparations of the Jackal are paralleled with the efforts of the police to uncover the plot, which gives the story non-stop, edge-of-your-seat suspense.

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