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In The Heat Of The Night

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Description

Rod Steiger plays a small-town Mississippi sheriff who is forced to collaborate on a murder investigation with Virgil Tibbs, a black homicide detective from Philadelphia (Sidney Poitier). The pair at first find themselves totally at odds with each other, but as the investigation proceeds each learns to respect the other's talents. The film won five Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Steiger.

Product Details

Running time105 minutes
Certification12
LanguagesEnglish, German, Spanish
Region2
SubtitlesYes
FormatDVD
DirectorNorman Jewison
FeaturingSidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant, Scott Wilson, Quentin Dean, Larry Gates, Anthony James, James Patterson, William Schallert
Release Date03/02/2003
DistributorMGM Home Entertainment
Number of Discs1
LabelTCFHE
RRP15.99
Country of OriginUnited States of America
Main CategoryFeature
Sub CategoryModern Classic
Based OnThe novel by J. Ball
StoryRod Steiger stars in this classic 1960s crime drama directed by Norman Jewison. Small-town Mississippi sheriff Gillespie (Steiger) is forced to collaborate on a murder investigation with Virgil Tibbs (Sidney Poitier), a black homicide detective from Philadelphia who was initially mistaken for a suspect based on the colour of his skin. At first, the pair find themselves totally at odds with each other, but as the investigation proceeds they each learn to respect one another's talents. The film won five Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Actor (Steiger).
Update Date20/12/2016
DirectorsNorman Jewison
Other CastHaskell Wexler, Quincy Jones, Ray Charles, Walter Mirisch, Stirling Silliphant
Catalogue Number16181 DVD
SupplierCinram
Sound FormatDolby Mono
Subtitle LanguagesSpanish, Greek, Hungarian, Portuguese
Bonus FootageYes
TrailersYes
Behind The ScenesNo
CommentariesNo
Making ofNo
DocumentaryNo