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The Jackal is a american film of genre Thriller directed by Michael Caton-Jones released in USA on 14 november 1997 with Bruce Willis

The Jackal (1997)

The Jackal
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Released in USA 14 november 1997
Length 2h4
OriginUSA
Genres Thriller,    Action,    Adventure,    Spy,    Crime
Rating63% 3.198943.198943.198943.198943.19894

The Jackal is a 1997 American political action thriller film directed by Michael Caton-Jones, and starring Bruce Willis, Richard Gere and Sidney Poitier (in his final film appearance to date). The film, which is a loose remake of the 1973 film The Day of the Jackal, involves the hunt for a paid assassin.

Synopsis

A joint mission of the American FBI and the Russian MVD leads to the death of the younger brother of an Azerbaijani mobster (David Hayman). In retaliation, the mobster hires an enigmatic assassin known only by the pseudonym "The Jackal" (Bruce Willis) to kill an unseen target. The Jackal demands $70 million for the job, to which the mobster reluctantly agrees. Meanwhile, the MVD capture one of the mafia's henchmen. During interrogation by torture, the henchman reveals the name "Jackal". This, coupled with the documents recovered from the henchman's briefcase, leads the FBI and MVD to assume the target for the retaliatory hit is FBI Director Donald Brown (John Cunningham).

Actors

Bruce Willis

(The Jackal)
Richard Gere

(Declan Mulqueen)
Sidney Poitier

(Carter Preston)
Diane Venora

(Major Valentina Koslova)
Mathilda May

(Isabella Zanconia)
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