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The Resource The Jackal, Universal Pictures and Mutual Film Company present an Alphaville production, a Michael Caton-Jones film ; produced by James Jacks, Sean Daniel, Michael Caton-Jones, Kevin Jarre ; screen story and screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer ; directed by Michael Caton-Jones, (videorecording)

The Jackal, Universal Pictures and Mutual Film Company present an Alphaville production, a Michael Caton-Jones film ; produced by James Jacks, Sean Daniel, Michael Caton-Jones, Kevin Jarre ; screen story and screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer ; directed by Michael Caton-Jones, (videorecording)

Label
The Jackal
Title
The Jackal
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Mutual Film Company present an Alphaville production, a Michael Caton-Jones film ; produced by James Jacks, Sean Daniel, Michael Caton-Jones, Kevin Jarre ; screen story and screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer ; directed by Michael Caton-Jones
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A ruthless assassin, know only as the Jackal, is out to eliminate someone very high up in the U.S. government. In order to track down this coldblooded killer and prevent the hit, the FBI's Deputy Director and a Russian intelligence officer must enlist the aid of an imprisoned Irish terrorist. These unlikely allies enter a global race against to clock to stop the mysterious mercenary before he can complete his deadly assignment
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Karl Walter Undenlaub ; editor, Jim Clark ; music, Carter Burwell
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and language
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
  • English (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed French (Dolby 2.0) dialogue ; French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.J33 2009
PerformerNote
Bruce Willis, Richard Gere, Sidney Poitier, Diane Venora
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1949-
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  • Willis, Bruce
  • Gere, Richard
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Venora, Diane
  • Jacks, James
  • Daniel, Sean
  • Caton-Jones, Michael
  • Jarre, Kevin
  • Pfarrer, Chuck
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Mutual Film Company
  • Alphaville Productions
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
125
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  • Assassins
  • United States
  • United States
  • Political prisoners
  • Terrorists
  • Asesinos
Technique
live action
Label
The Jackal, Universal Pictures and Mutual Film Company present an Alphaville production, a Michael Caton-Jones film ; produced by James Jacks, Sean Daniel, Michael Caton-Jones, Kevin Jarre ; screen story and screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer ; directed by Michael Caton-Jones, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn422641349
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195024488
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61103082
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1586387
  • (OCoLC)422641349
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Terms governing use
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Jackal, Universal Pictures and Mutual Film Company present an Alphaville production, a Michael Caton-Jones film ; produced by James Jacks, Sean Daniel, Michael Caton-Jones, Kevin Jarre ; screen story and screenplay by Chuck Pfarrer ; directed by Michael Caton-Jones, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn422641349
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (125 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195024488
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61103082
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1586387
  • (OCoLC)422641349
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Terms governing use
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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