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The Day of the Jackal

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In this involving political thriller, a secret French paramilitary organization plans to assassinate French President Charles De Gaulle (Adrien Cayla-Legrand) because of their disagreement with his policies during the Algerian War. They hire a professional killer, known only as "The Jackal" ([[Performer~P24551~Edward Fox~edwardfox]]). The police learn of the plot from an informer, and police investigator Lebel ([[Performer~P43168~Michel Lonsdale~michellonsdale]]) cleverly pieces together the clues to the...more

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