The Jackal


Action Crime Drama Thriller

An imprisoned IRA fighter is freed to help stop a brutal, mingly faceless assassin from completing his next job. The Jackal is a 1997 American English-language Action Crime motion picture starring Bruce Willis, Richard Gere, Sidney Poitier, Diane Venora, Mathilda May, J.k. Simmons and Pierre Gaudette. The movie is based on The Day of the Jackal by Kenneth Ross. Mutual Film Company in association with Alphaville Films. were the production houses involved in the project along with executive producer(s) James Jacks, Sean Daniel, Michael Caton-jones and Kevin Jarre. The Jackal is written by Kenneth Ross and Chuck Pfarrer and it is directed by Michael Caton-jones. Universal Pictures acquired the distribution rights for the motion picture. The Jackal was released on 4th December 1997 in English and Russian languages and takes a screen time of 124 minutes. The Film was successful at box office. The Jackal was made on a budget of $60 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $159 million. The screenplay for the movie was written by Chuck Pfarrer. Cinematography was done by Karl Walter Lindenlaub and editing by Jim Clark. The music was composed by Carter Burwell.
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Release Date16 FEB 1997
Budget$ 60 MILLION

English, Russian


Action , Crime , Drama , Thriller

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The Jackal Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : neutral


Positive Review Rating : 23%

    • Roger Ebert

      Is that a good way to avoid attention.By being sure theres a corpse on the ground next to your van ( Read More )
    • JoBlo

      The bottom line is that this thriller does not provide many thrills or suspense, but does offer a semi interesting plot and some decent performances from Poitier and Gere. ( Read More )
    • Maitland McDonagh

      Theres a certain novelty factor at work here that may appeal to die hard Willis fans, as opposed to Die Hard Willis fans, who are likely to wish that more things blew up. ( Read More )
    • Rob Blackwelder

      Its Willis trademark tough and intense squint versus Geres trademark sincere and intense blink. ( Read More )
    • David Nusair

      The less than engrossing vibe is, at least, tempered by the effectiveness of the three leads work and a smattering of compelling sequences... ( Read More )
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