Sign up for your 2 week free trial

The Jackal (1997)

Rent 'The Jackal' today with Screenclick
No votes registered. Please log in to vote

English | Spanish | Italian





No reviews on file yet, be the first and enter your review below

What makes a good review:

You don’t have to be a film critic to write a useful review – it’s all about helping the next person decide if they should check out the film. It helps to think about it under a few headings; like story, presentation, performances or even just whether you felt the film worked or not.

And a single word doesn’t count as a review!!!!



Review: (1000)

  1. All reviews require approval prior to them being displayed on the website, as such please allow up 1 working days for your review to appear.
  2. Review titles are limited to 50 characters and reviews are limited to 1000 characters.
  3. All reviews will include only your first name and your county, all other details will remain private.
  4. To report a review that you deem unsuitable please email and include the dvd title.

What's it about....
The Jackal is filmmaking by numbers: take two huge stars, Richard Gere and Bruce Willis, and pit them opposite each other in a plot that's already been audience tested. That director Michael Caton Jones' film is based not on Frederick Forsyth's novel but on the script for the 1973 original starring James Fox is the first clue that something here is amiss. Fred Zinneman's The Day of the Jackal was a genuinely taut and claustrophobic thriller; the remake is like a Rocky & Bullwinkle...

(read more)

  • View Avengers Assemble
  • View The Fighter (Blu-ray)
  • View Scream 3
  • View Final Destination 3
  • View Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (Blu-ray)
  • View My Sisters Keeper
  • View Dances With Wolves
  • View World War Z (Blu-ray)
  • View (500) Days of Summer
  • View The Lady (Blu-ray)
  • View Lincoln (Blu-ray)
  • View Fireman Sam - Let It Snow
  • View The Mummy 3: Tomb Of The Dragon Emperor
  • View Waltz With Bashir
  • View The Wolverine (Blu-ray)
  • View Legion (Blu-ray)
  • View Abduction
  • View Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
  • View Thor - The Dark World
  • View Plunkett And Macleane
  • View Resident Evil:Afterlife (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View The Life Before Her Eyes
  • View The Edge Of Heaven
  • View The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Blu-ray)
  • View The Good the Bad and the Ugly
  • View Paint Your Wagon
  • View Julias Eyes
  • View Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (Blu-ray)
  • View Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll
  • View The Awakening (Blu-ray)
  • View Monsters University (Blu-ray)
  • View The Man With The Iron Fists (Blu-ray)
  • View Peep Show - Series 1
  • View The Son Of No One (Blu-ray)
  • View Im Alan Partridge Series 2
  • View Good Boy!
  • View Rio (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View Taken 2
  • View Noise
  • View The Girl From Paris