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In the heat of the night / the Mirisch Corporation ; the Norman Jewison-Walter Mirisch production ; United Artists ; screenplay by Sterling Silliphant ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison.

Available copies

  • 12 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 13 total copies.

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Camden-Jackson Twp PL - Camden DVD 1079 HEA (Text) 74082000018735 DVD Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola DVD (Text) 33118000143293 Adult: DVD Available -
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora DVD HEA (Text) 50825010717337 DVD Collection Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD DRAMA IN (Text) 33187003660160 Digital Video Disc Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett DVD INT (Text) 30010170665379 DVD Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC IN (Text) 37500003389349 Movies Available -
Loogootee PL - Loogootee A DVD HEA COPY 2 (Text) 70511000048174 Adult DVD Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main DVD DRAMA IN (Text) 39231031501899 Display--Audiovisual 2 Checked out 11/25/2017
Newton Co PL - Roselawn Library DVD IN (Text) 71561000121075 NWPLRDVDs Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster DVD HEA Classic (Text) 72436000088901 DVDs Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 40th anniversary collector's ed.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment : [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on a novel by John Ball.
Videodisc release of the 1967 motion picture.
Special features: Commentary by Norman Jewison, Lee Grant, Rod Steiger and cinematographer Haskell Wexler ; "Turning up the heat: Movie-making in the '60's" featurette ; "The slap heard around the world" featurette ; "Quincy Jones: Breaking new sound" featurette ; original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music by Quincy Jones ; "In the heat of the night" sung by Ray Charles ; director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; film editor, Hal Ashby.
Participant or Performer Note: Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant, Larry Gates, James Patterson, William Schallert, Beah Richards, Peter Whitney, Kermit Murdock, Larry D. Mann, Matt Clark, Arthur Malet, Fred Stewart, Quentin Dean, Scott Wilson, Anthony James.
Summary, etc.: A black homicide expert is asked to help solve the murder of a wealthy businessman in a small town.
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1:85:1), Dolby Digital.
Language Note: English, French or Spanish dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles ; closed captioned.
Awards Note: Winner of five 1967 Academy awards including Best Picture, Best Writing and Best Actor.
Subject: African American detectives > Drama.
Race relations > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Relaciones raciales > Teatro.
Asesinato > Teatro.
Genre: Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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