In the Heat of the Night (1967)
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In the Heat of the Night (1967)

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While traveling in the Deep South, Virgil Tibbs, a black Philadelphia homicide detective, becomes unwittingly embroiled in the murder investigation of a prominent businessman when he is first accused of the crime and then asked to solve it! Finding the ki… View More
Genres Crime, Drama, Suspense
Director Norman Jewison
Starring Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant View More
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Movie Summary

While traveling in the Deep South, Virgil Tibbs, a black Philadelphia homicide detective, becomes unwittingly embroiled in the murder investigation of a prominent businessman when he is first accused of the crime and then asked to solve it! Finding the killer proves to be difficult, however, especially when his efforts are constantly thwarted by the bigoted town sheriff. But neither man can solve this case alone. Putting aside their differences and prejudices, they join forces in a desperate race against time to discover the shocking truth.
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Movie Details

Genres Crime, Drama, Suspense
Director Norman Jewison
Starring Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant, Larry Gates, James Patterson, William Schallert, Beah Richards, Peter Whitney
Studio Name MGM
Release Date 1967
VUDU Release Date 10/23/2008
Rating Not Rated About Ratings
Running Time 110 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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