In the Heat of the Night 1992 | TV Show Watchlist

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-r (more…)

Premiered: October 28, 1992

Rating: TV-PG

TV Guide Rating:(94 ratings)

Your Rating:Rate this TV Show:

Latest NewsSee all »

Kene Holliday and Victor French, <EM>Carter Country</EM>

Do you remember a show with, ...

Question: Do you remember a show with, I think, the guy from Highway to Heaven and a black actor that was sort of a comedy version of In the Heat of the Night? It's driving me nuts. Answer: Yes. Aaaah, you didn't really think I was gonna stop at b… Read more

Latest Full EpisodesSee all »

A Necessary Evil Season 1, Episode 6 May 3, 1988 $2.99

The Sparta jail is filled with women when the six wives of bigamist Based on the 1967 Oscar winner about a small southern town and its James Jeffson visit bearing gifts of food only to become suspects when the man dies of poisoning. If that were not

...And Then You Die Season 1, Episode 5 Apr 12, 1988 $2.99

Escaped convict Lester Sproles (Will Bledsoe) and his girlfriend, Based on the 1967 Oscar winner about a small southern town and its Audine (Mariska Hargitay), travel through Mississippi, leaving a trail of bodies in their wake, and eventually take

Blind Spot, Pt. 2 Season 1, Episode 4 Apr 5, 1988 Paid

Virgil narrowly escapes death at the hands of Richie Epson's henchmen, but Gillespie still does not have enough evidence to prove the former hometown boy is a major drug supplier.

Road Kill Season 1, Episode 2 Mar 22, 1988 $2.99

Police Chief Bill Gillespie and Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs are Based on the 1967 Oscar winner about a small southern town and its at odds when Tibbs suspects that Gillespie's friend, Sonny Mims, killed his wife because of his involvement with P

Watch See all »

Mon Feb 15 9:00am
Pilot Episode WGNA

In the series pilot, Det. Virgil Tibbs (Howard Rollins) returns to Sparta, Miss., for his mother's funeral, and is asked by the mayor to stay as chief of detectives. Part 1 of two. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Harold LaPeer: Kevin McCarthy. Scott LaPeer: D (more…)

I’ll Watch68 Watching
Mon Feb 15 10:00am
Pilot Episode WGNA

Conclusion. As the new chief of detectives, Tibbs must work with Chief Gillespie, who resents the new appointee, to solve two murders. Mayor Findley: Dennis Lipscomb. Dee: Maggie Blye. Harold LaPeer: Kevin McCarthy.

I’ll Watch45 Watching
Mon Feb 15 11:00am
And Then You Die(Season 1, Episode 6) WGNA

A boy overhears the murder of his grandmother and later meets the killer face to face, while under the care of Althea (Anne-Marie Johnson). Lester: Will Bledsoe. Audine: Mariska Hargitay. Miss Elnora: Pat Perkins. Bates: Jerry Marshall. Tibbs: Howard Rolli (more…)

I’ll Watch344 Watching

Cast & Details See all »

  • 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)

Show More »

Trending TonightSee all »