In the Heat of the Night1992 | TV Show

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A white Southern police chief and a black detective put aside racial animosity to solve crimes in a Mississippi hamlet. This tense drama was inspired by the Oscar-winning 1967 film, which was based on John Ball's 1965 novel. Despite the occasional health-r (more…)

Premiered: October 28, 1992

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 5, Episode 21 Sanctuary

First Aired: May 12, 1992

A monastery shelters an escaped prisoner (Francesco Quinn) whose only crime is being an illegal alien. Part 1 of two. Father DeMarco: Cesare Danova. Sweet: Geoffrey Thorne. Jamison: Hugh O'Connor. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.

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April 7, 1992

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The Law on Trial

Season 5, Episode 22

May 19, 1992

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