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

Silliphant, Stirling, 1918-1996 (Added Author). Mirisch, Walter. (Added Author). Jewison, Norman, 1926- (Added Author). Poitier, Sidney. (Added Author). Steiger, Rod, 1925-2002 (Added Author). Oates, Warren, 1928-1982 (Added Author). Grant, Lee, 1927- (Added Author). Gates, Larry, 1915-1996 (Added Author). Patterson, James, 1932-1972 (Added Author). Schallert, William, 1925- (Added Author). Richards, Beah E. (Added Author). Whitney, Peter, 1916-1972 (Added Author). Murdock, Kermit, 1908-1981 (Added Author). Mann, Larry D., 1922- (Added Author). Clark, Matt, 1936- (Added Author). Malet, Arthur, 1927- (Added Author). Stewart, Fred, 1906-1970 (Added Author). Dean, Quentin. (Added Author). Wilson, Scott, 1942- (Added Author). James, Anthony, 1942- (Added Author). Jones, Quincy, 1933- (Added Author). Charles, Ray, 1930-2004 (Added Author). Ball, John Dudley, 1911-1989 In the heat of the night. (Added Author). Mirisch Corporation. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). United Artists Corporation. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 11 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Camden-Jackson Twp Public Library - Camden DVD 1079 HEA (Text) 74082000018735 DVD Available -
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola DVD (Text) 33118000143293 Adult: DVD Available -
Eckhart Public Library - Main DVD In.the Heat (Text) 840191002178467 A/V - Main Floor Available -
Garrett Public Library DVD INT (Text) 30010170665379 DVD Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch DVD FIC IN (Text) 33946002323777 Movies . 2nd Floor Available -
Loogootee Public Library - Loogootee A DVD HEA (Text) 70511000048174 Adult DVD In process -
North Webster Community Public Library - North Webster DVD HEA Classic (Text) 72436000088901 DVDs Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City DVD 4694 DRAMA (Text) 30403001980887 DVD - Drama Available -
Rochester Library DVD DRAMA IN (Text) 33187003660160 Digital Video Disc - R Reshelving -
Roselawn Library DVD IN (Text) 71561000121075 NWPLRDVDs Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 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.
African American detectives > Drama.
Race relations > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Genre: Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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