The Day Of The Jackal (1973)
In this riveting political thriller, a secret French paramilitary organization displeased with Charles De Gaulle's policies during the Algerian War plots to have him killed. As a notorious assassin known as the Jackal calmly plots how he will carry out his murderous task, an international manhunt for him reaches a fever pitch. Edward Fox, Alan Baden, Cyril Cusack star. 143 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: Spanish, French; theatrical trailer.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Editing
- Andrew Marton, Fred Zinnemann
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Edward Fox, Alan Badel, Tony Britton, Cyril Cusack, Michel Lonsdale, Derek Jacobi, Eric Porter, Delphine Seyrig, Adrien Cayla-Legrand, Nicole Desailly, Jean Sorel, Jean Martin, Olga Georges-Picot, Barrie Ingham, Ronald Pickup, Anton Rodgers, Donald Sinden, Maurice Denham