The Jackal

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Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, [1998].
Collector's edition, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:first).
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1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. 
MPAA rating: R.


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General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
General Note
Based on the screenplay of the 1973 film The day of the Jackal, by Kenneth Ross.
General Note
Special features: optional commentary by Michael Caton-Jones; The making of the jackal (including deleted scenes, an alternative ending and the trailer) (47 min.); production notes; cast and filmmakers bios and filmographies.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Karl Walter Lindenlaub; production design, Michael White; editor, Jim Clark; music, Carter Burwell.
Bruce Willis, Richard Gere, Sidney Poitier, Diane Venora.
Jackal--the greatest assassin in history--out to eliminate a top U.S. government official. Declan Mulqueen, an imprisoned underground operative, is the only man who can stop him. Now, the Deputy Director of the FBI is taking the biggest risk of all ... he's releasing one criminal to stop another.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD, widescreen; NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English; Dolby digital surround in French; region 1.
In English, French, or Spanish, with optional subtitles in Spanish; closed-captioned.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Caton-Jones, M., Jacks, J., Pfarrer, C., Willis, B., Gere, R., Poitier, S., & Ross, K. (1998). The Jackal (Collector's edition, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:first).). Universal Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Michael. Caton-Jones et al.. 1998. The Jackal. Universal City, CA: Universal Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Michael. Caton-Jones et al.. The Jackal Universal City, CA: Universal Home Video, 1998.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Caton-Jones, Michael., et al. The Jackal Collector's edition, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:first)., Universal Home Video, 1998.

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