Movie: The Day of the Jackal [1973] Movie: The Day of the Jackal [1973]

Movie: The Day of the Jackal [1973] Movie: The Day of the Jackal [1973]

The Gunsmith:
Will the gentleman be moving?

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Lawyer:
For heaven's sake, man, don't you realize you are going to be shot!



Bastien-Thiry:
You don't understand. No French soldier will raise his rifle against me.


[He is shot by a firing squad the next day]

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The Jackal:
Half a million. In cash. Half in advance, and half on completion.



Montclair:
Half a million francs?



The Jackal:
Dollars.



Montclair:
Are you mad?



The Jackal:
Considering you expect to get France in return, I'd have thought it a reasonable price.

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Col. Rodin:
We are not terrorists, you understand. We are patriots. Our duty is to the soldiers who've died fighting in Algeria, and to the three million French citizens who have always lived there.



The Jackal:
[bluntly] And so you want to get rid of him.



Col. Rodin:
[after a pause] Speaking as a professional, do you think it's possible?



The Jackal:
It's possible. The point is getting away with it. And speaking as a professional, that's a very important consideration.

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The Jackal:
You see, gentlemen, not only have your own efforts failed, but you've rather queered the pitch for everyone else.



Casson:
How dare you suggest that?



The Jackal:
In this work you simply can't afford to be emotional. That's why you've made so many mistakes.



Col. Rodin:
But if we decided to employ a professional...



The Jackal:
You have to employ a professional. Your organization is so riddled with informants that nothing you decide is a secret for long.

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