In the Heat of the Night
Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Lee Grant. This powerful Oscar-winning tale places a black homicide detective from Philadelphia in Mississippi visiting his mother when a rich white businessman turns up dead. Virgil, simply because he's black, is initially charged with the murder. But after his name is cleared, he enters into an unlikely alliance with the local bigoted sheriff with no homicide experience, to help find the real killer. Directed by Norman Jewison. 1967/color/112 min/NR/widescreen.
|Title:||In the Heat of the Night|
|Genre:||Drama-Classics, Mystery / Suspense|
|Starring:||Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant, James Patterson, Scott Wilson, Larry D. Mann, Fred Stewart, Arthur Malet|
|Studio:||20th Century Fox|
|Attributes:||Subtitled, Digital Theater System, AC-3, Dolby|
|Run Time:||110 minutes|