In The Heat Of The Night

Superb thriller starring Rod Steiger in an Oscar-winning role as Bill Gillespie, a shrewd southern sheriff, and Sidney Poitier as Virgil Tibbs, a sensitive, intellectual detective from the big city. When a wealthy industrialist is murdered in the little town of Sparta, Mississippi, a well-dressed black stranger is arrested while waiting at the train station....read more

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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

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(Movie Clip) What Does That Make Him?
Detective Tibbs (Sidney Poitier) pressed into service and just finished speaking with the murder victim's widow, is skeptical when Gillespie (Rod Stei (more…)
(Movie Clip) Like The Negro
Sheriff Gillespie (Rod Steiger) and detective Tibbs (Sidney Poitier) on their murder investigation, visit cotton farmer Endicott (Larry Gates), who ex (more…)
(Movie Clip) I'll Pay For The Call
Virgil Tibbs (Sidney Poitier), hauled in as a murder suspect, reveals his identity to Mississippi Sheriff Gillespie (Rod Steiger), who summons deputy (more…)

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