The Day Of The Jackal

A secret French military organization plans to assassinate President de Gaulle (played by Adrien Cayla-Legrand, an uncanny look-alike), by hiring one of the world's most fearsome professional killers, a man known only as "The Jackal" (Edward Fox). Top French police investigator Lebel (Michel Lonsdale) learns the name "Jackal" from an informer in the plotter's...read more

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The Day Of The Jackal
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02:04 — A professional assassin codenamed "Jackal" plots to kill the President of France.
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French police deputy commissioner Lebel (Michel Lonsdale) gets word that he's being called back into duty to catch an assassin hunting president de Ga (more…)
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British and French agents join forces to save President De Gaulle from a deadly assassin in The Day Of The Jackal (1973).

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  • Released: 1973
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: A secret French military organization plans to assassinate President de Gaulle (played by Adrien Cayla-Legrand, an uncanny look-alike), by hiring one of the world's most fearsome professional killers, a man known only as "The Jackal" (Edward Fox). Top Fren… (more)

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