In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Sidney Poitier Det. Virgil Tibbs
Rod Steiger Police Chief Bill Gillespie
Warren Oates Ofcr. Sam Wood
Lee Grant Mrs. Leslie Colbert
Larry Gates Eric Endicott
James Patterson Purdy, Delores' brother
William Schallert Mayor Webb Schubert
Beah Richards Mama Caleba, aka Mrs. Bellamy
Peter Whitney Ofcr. George Courtney
Kermit Murdock H.E. Henderson, Banker
Scott Wilson Harvey Oberst
Quentin Dean Delores Purdy
Movie Details
Genre Crime; Drama; Mystery
Director Norman Jewison
Producer Walter Mirisch
Writer John Ball; Stirling Silliphant
Studio MGM / UA; MGM (Video & DVD)
Language English
Audience Rating Approved
Running Time 1 hr 49 mins
Country USA
Color Color
An African American detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racist southern town.
Personal Details
My Rating
Seen It No
Index 512
Collection Status In Collection
Purchase Date 9/11/03
Purchase Price $10.00
Store Circuit City
Owner JC
Links IMDB
Amazon US
All Movie Guide
Folder 005
Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 1.85:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Layers Single side, single layer
UPC 027616857927
Chapters 16
Release Date 1/9/01
Subtitles French; Spanish
Packaging Keep Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Mono [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital Mono
SPANISH: Dolby Digital Mono
English Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround
French Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Extra Features
Audio Commentary by Norman Jewison, Lee Grant, Rod Steiger and Haskell Wexler
Collectible Booklet
Original Theatrical Trailer