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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

User Rating:4.03 out of 5 (94 ratings)

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

Escaped convict Lester Sproles (Will Bledsoe) and his girlfriend, Audine (Mariska Hargitay), travel through Mississippi, leaving a trail of bodies in their wake, and eventually take Althea (Anne-Marie Johnson) and Scooter (Z Wright), the grandson of one of their victims, as hostages in a desperate bid for freedom. Althea offers to look after young Scooter, whose grandmother was murdered for a few dollars. While the Chief (Carroll O'Connor) and Virgil hunt fo the couple. Althea takes the young boy fishing, unaware of the terror that awaits them.

Blind Spot, Part 2 Season 1, Episode 6 May 3, 1988 $2.99

Virgil narrowly escapes death at the hands of Richie Epson's henchmen, Based on the 1967 Oscar winner about a small southern town and its but Gillespie still does not have enough evidence to prove the former hometown boy is a major drug supplier. Mea

A Necessary Evil Season 1, Episode 5 Apr 12, 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

Fate Season 1, Episode 4 Apr 5, 1988 $2.99

Emotions run high when Ty Hayes (RANDY BROOKS), a black businessman, Based on the 1967 Oscar winner about a small southern town and its comes to Sparta to buy the town's newspaper, and it is suspected that he is romancing the paper's married white ow

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  • Premiered: October 28, 1992
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • User Rating:4.03 out of 5 (94 ratings)
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  • 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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