The Day of the Jackal quotes

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A professional assassin codenamed "Jackal" plots to kill Charles de Gaulle, the President of France.

Director: Fred Zinnemann
Writer: Frederick Forsyth, Kenneth Ross
Production: N/A
Year: 1973
MetaScore: 80/100
ImdbRating: 7.8
BoxOffice: $16,056,255
Released: 30 Jul 1973
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 1 win & 11 nominations total

58 Clips & Quotes

There is one thing - The Day of the Jackal 00:24 There is one thing Will you do it - The Day of the Jackal 01:19 Will you do it So far as one can see - The Day of the Jackal 01:30 So far as one can see You understand - The Day of the Jackal 03:43 You understand Over what range will you fire - The Day of the Jackal 01:27 Over what range will you fire Valmy here - The Day of the Jackal 00:16 Valmy here I don't wish to sound rude - The Day of the Jackal 00:36 I don't wish to sound rude How many know about this - The Day of the Jackal 02:39 How many know about this There's nothing more you want from us - The Day of the Jackal 00:55 There's nothing more you want from us The time elapsed from the first to the last shot was seven seconds - The Day of the Jackal 00:40 The time elapsed from the first to the last shot was seven... The plot describes above constitutes - The Day of the Jackal 02:16 The plot describes above constitutes Commissioner Berthier - The Day of the Jackal 02:14 Commissioner Berthier What they'll do to you if you don't catch this man in time - The Day of the Jackal 01:11 What they'll do to you if you don't catch this man in time You're being very foolish - The Day of the Jackal 01:08 You're being very foolish Is this some kind of bloody joke - The Day of the Jackal 01:31 Is this some kind of bloody joke What's this - The Day of the Jackal 01:06 What's this Of course - The Day of the Jackal 01:14 Of course No wonder our people are giving up - The Day of the Jackal 01:17 No wonder our people are giving up What about the French documents - The Day of the Jackal 00:59 What about the French documents How do you know that the Jackal comes from any of these seven countries - The Day of the Jackal 00:13 How do you know that the Jackal comes from any of these... He may be abroad - The Day of the Jackal 01:56 He may be abroad August 1962 was a stormy time for France - The Day of the Jackal 01:05 August 1962 was a stormy time for France I need Wolenski - The Day of the Jackal 00:16 I need Wolenski Commissioner - The Day of the Jackal 00:46 Commissioner The Jackal is blown - The Day of the Jackal 00:21 The Jackal is blown The time elapsed from the first to the last shot was 7 seconds - The Day of the Jackal 02:18 The time elapsed from the first to the last shot was 7... For heaven's sake - The Day of the Jackal 00:33 For heaven's sake Washington - The Day of the Jackal 00:19 Washington It's obvious that the Jackal has been tipped off all along - The Day of the Jackal 01:17 It's obvious that the Jackal has been tipped off all along Top floor - The Day of the Jackal 00:09 Top floor Definitely - The Day of the Jackal 00:28 Definitely We can't find him - The Day of the Jackal 03:42 We can't find him That's all - The Day of the Jackal 01:17 That's all One last thing - The Day of the Jackal 00:19 One last thing The President must be told - The Day of the Jackal 00:11 The President must be told Be in no doubt as to the seriousness of your position - The Day of the Jackal 00:26 Be in no doubt as to the seriousness of your position I thought Wolenski used it as a swearword - The Day of the Jackal 00:22 I thought Wolenski used it as a swearword Aren't they - The Day of the Jackal 00:40 Aren't they It's all there - The Day of the Jackal 03:43 It's all there That's right - The Day of the Jackal 00:18 That's right What crisis - The Day of the Jackal 00:09 What crisis I'm beginning to get a feeling about the Jackal - The Day of the Jackal 00:20 I'm beginning to get a feeling about the Jackal Are you home already - The Day of the Jackal 00:11 Are you home already A pleasant journey home - The Day of the Jackal 00:07 A pleasant journey home I knew you didn't come to Geneva for a driver's license - The Day of the Jackal 00:29 I knew you didn't come to Geneva for a driver's license I don't think I've ever heard of a political killer in this country - The Day of the Jackal 00:27 I don't think I've ever heard of a political killer in this... To see you - The Day of the Jackal 00:16 To see you The police were here yesterday looking for you - The Day of the Jackal 01:07 The police were here yesterday looking for you Paul Oliver Duggan - The Day of the Jackal 00:17 Paul Oliver Duggan He was booked in here for two days - The Day of the Jackal 00:29 He was booked in here for two days Half on completion - The Day of the Jackal 01:15 Half on completion The plot described above constitutes - The Day of the Jackal 02:13 The plot described above constitutes The Dominican visa - The Day of the Jackal 00:58 The Dominican visa You have full powers in this investigation - The Day of the Jackal 00:42 You have full powers in this investigation They found out about the Jackal - The Day of the Jackal 00:17 They found out about the Jackal What codename will you use - The Day of the Jackal 00:19 What codename will you use The Duggan driver's license and the French identity card were easy enough - The Day of the Jackal 03:38 The Duggan driver's license and the French identity card... Is this some sort of bloody joke - The Day of the Jackal 00:15 Is this some sort of bloody joke

Cast

The Jackal - Edward Fox
Colonel Rolland - Michel Auclair
The Minister - Alan Badel
Inspector Thomas - Tony Britton
Casson - Denis Carey
The President - Adrien Cayla-Legrand
The Gunsmith - Cyril Cusack
General Colbert - Maurice Denham
The Interrogator - Vernon Dobtcheff
Pascal (as Jacques Francois) - Jacques François
Flavigny (as Raymond Gerome) - Raymond Gérôme
St. Clair - Barrie Ingham
Caron - Derek Jacobi
Wolenski - Jean Martin
The Forger - Ronald Pickup
Colonel Rodin - Eric Porter
Bernard - Anton Rodgers
Colette - Delphine Seyrig
Mallinson - Donald Sinden
Bastien-Thiry - Jean Sorel
Montclair - David Swift
Berthier - Timothy West
Detective Hughes - Bernard Archard
French Detective - Jacques Alric
Lebel's Wife (as Colette Berge) - Colette Bergé
Colonel Rolland's Assistant - Edmond Bernard
Gendarme on Telephone (as Gerard Buhr) - Gérard Buhr
Gendarme Killed by the Jackal (as Philippe Leotard) - Philippe Léotard
Bastien-Thiery's Lawyer - Maurice Teynac
Military Officer - Van Doude
OAS Agent - Nicolas Vogel
Young OAS Gunfighter - Féodor Atkine
Policeman in Hotel - Albert Augier
Hotel Guest - Madeleine Barbulée
OAS Terrorist in Car - Jacques Brunet
Undetermined Secondary Role - Jean Champion
Hotel Waiter - Raoul Curet
Ernestine - Colette's Maid - Madeleine Damien
Turkish Bath Desk Clerk - Yvonne Dany
Yvonne De Gaulle - Nicole Desailly
Special Branch Detective - Max Faulkner
Minister - Robert Favart
Hotel Staff - Andréa Ferréol
Paris Apartment Concierge - Gilberte Géniat
Charles Harold Calthrop - Edward Hardwicke
Hotel Desk Clerk - Jacques Hilling
Per Lundquist - David Kernan
Secretary at Elysée Palace - Robert Le Béal
Passport Control Officer - Roger Lumont
Gendarme at Tulle - Mike Marshall
Parliamentary Usher - Max Melloy
Cabinet Member - Jean Michaud
Usher at Elysée Palace - Bernard Musson
Policeman at Tulle Station - André Penvern
Michel - Colette's Gardener - Pierre Risch
Hotel Chambermaid - Liliane Rovère
Hair Dye Clerk - Jacqueline Stanbury
Police Constable - Guy Standeven
OAS Terrorist in Car - Michel Subor
Valmy - OAS Contact - François Valorbe
Cabinet Member - Howard Vernon
Passport Officer - Nicholas Young