In the Heat of the Night

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-related absences of star Carroll O'Connor (Joe Don Baker and Carl Weathers each briefly filled the c (more…)

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...And Then You Die Season 1, Episode 7 May 3, 1988 $1.99

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Blind Spot, Part 1 Season 1, Episode 4 Apr 5, 1988 $1.99

Two missing youths, a sample of pure cocaine and Virgil's reluctance Based on the 1967 Oscar winner about a small southern town and its to forget his grudge against a high school classmate somehow seem tied together. Wealthy local-boy Richie Epson (B

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  • Premiered: October 28, 1992
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

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