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In the Heat of the Night (1967)

PG-13 08/02/1967 (US) CrimeDramaMysteryThriller 1h 49m

They got a murder on their hands. They don’t know what to do with it.

Overview

An African American detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racist southern town.

  1. Norman Jewison

    Director

  2. John Ball

    Novel

  3. Stirling Silliphant

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sidney Poitier

    Sidney Poitier

    Virgil Tibbs

  2. Rod Steiger

    Rod Steiger

    Bill Gillespie

  3. Warren Oates

    Warren Oates

    Sam Wood

  4. Lee Grant

    Lee Grant

    Leslie Colbert

  5. Larry Gates

    Larry Gates

    Eric Endicott

  6. James Patterson

    Mr. Purdy

  7. William Schallert

    William Schallert

    Mayor Schubert

  8. Beah Richards

    Beah Richards

    Mama Caleba

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Full Cast & Crew

In the Heat of the Night
In the Heat of the Night

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $27,379,978.00

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