In this fascinating adventure of the England of the 1750s, the huge Frenchman Black Jack (Jean Franval) miraculously survives a hanging by the British authorities in Yorkshire and escapes from the grim jaws of "justice." He takes to the countryside in the company of Tolly, a teenaged boy who is able to translate Black Jack's odd speech into something comprehensible. They join up with Belle, an aristocratic teenager who has escaped from the madhouse her family imprisoned her in when she grew troublesome. Together, the three join a carnival. However, as it becomes clear that the girl is far from crazy, love between Tolly and Belle grows. This story, set in the mid-18th century, is based on a novel by Leon Garfield.Black Jack featuring Jean Franval and Stephen Hirst is streaming with subscription on Kanopy, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 2 others. It's an action & adventure and comedy movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (633 votes).
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Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).
Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).
Not available to watch free online.
Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.
#2497 Ranked in Based on Books Movies
#6976 Ranked in Movies on Kanopy
#14237 Ranked in Action & Adventure Movies
Black Jack has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (633 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.