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Gillespie and Tibbs investigate the murder of a parolee who returned to Sparta despite death threats. Sheila Meredith: Karen Carlson. Hubie Meredith: Greg Mullavey. Prosper Hoag: Pierre Perea. Emory Tanner: Sonny Shroyer. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: (more…)
Sweet bristles when doubt is cast on the story of the husband of a friend who was shot to death. Carl Tibbetts: William Schallert. Cleve Rumford: Randy Patrick. Rusty Connors: Benji Wilhoite. Etta: Tonea Stewart. Sweet: Geoffrey Thorne. Tibbs: Howard Rolli (more…)
Flashbacks augment officers' interviews for a story about "race relations in the civil service" by a local reporter (Judith Robinson), who hears only what she wants to hear. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Bubba: Alan Autry. Sweet: Geof (more…)
Moonshine is behind a teenage driving fatality, but evidence suggests a question of quality rather than quantity, making the accident a murder. Walt Goggins. Dean: Paul Gonsoulin. Greg: Jeff Hochendoner. Marci: Joan Croker. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.
Vandalism at a synagogue is followed by the theft of a Torah, but the rabbi (Jerry Stiller) rejects investigation by Gillespie, whom he brands a racist owing to a long-past incident. Rivka: Mindy Rickles. Kevin: James Wagoner. Bix: D. Henderson Baker. Osbo (more…)
Harriet's son (Rugg Williams) witnesses a murder and is later targeted as a suspect. Justin: Darrell K. Lester. Zack: Randy Culzac. Harriet: Denise Nicholas. Lambert: Roosevelt Watts. Buford: Danny Nelson. Mac: Bill Coates. Forbes: Carl Weathers.
When Gillespie and Harriet are shot at, they attribute it to opposition to their marriage. DeFete: Chris McCarty. Father D'Alton: Liam Gannon. McComb: Ron Culbreth. Harriet: Denise Nicholas. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Forbes: Carl Weathers.
Tibbs becomes suspicious about the vehicular death of a partner in a building project that his friend (Kenny Leon) has invested in. Lawrence: Stephen Young. Bree: Sharon Wyatt. Tucker: Steve Boles. Samantha: Jen Harper. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Ca (more…)
A man (Joseph Lambie) fears his son's chances of entering a seminary will be hurt if the boy (Bryan Dattilo) tells the police what he knows about a rape case. Marcella: Sally Spencer. Cruthers: Eddie King. Dee: Dee Shaw. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.
In L.A., Bubba is paired with an insurance investigator (Debra Sandlund) in a search for an arson-murder suspect who jumped bail before he could be extradited. Vincent: Franklin Cover. Locky: Brett Porter. Wallace Fannoy: Raymond Forchion. Bubba: Alan Autr (more…)
The murder trial of her ex-husband (John Wesley) takes a toll on Harriet DeLong and her son (Denise Nicholas, Rugg Williams), while both suspects in similar cases claim the other pulled the trigger. Marcus: Thom Gossom. Glenn: Michael Genevie.
Gillespie learns some surprising news and says a painful goodbye when a former flame (Stella Stevens) returns to Sparta. Lana: Christine Elise. Ramon: George DiCenzo. Ken: Tony Mockus. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Sweet: Geoffrey Tho (more…)
When a philanthropist is murdered in his home, the prime suspect is a prostitute (Kim Lankford)---who was found intoxicated at his side. Annabelle: Tippi Hedren. Sykes: John Saxon. Cantrell: David Dunard. Ogelvy: Thom McFadden. Bubba: Alan Autry.
When Bubba's struggle with a teenage burgular ends in the boy's death, Tibbs' vengeful aunt (Fran Bennett) reports that she's witnessed a murder. Bubba: Alan Autry. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Sweet: Geoffrey Thorne. Tibbs: Howard Rollins.
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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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Grey's Anatomy is obviously a big influence on Tay Tay