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In the Heat of the Night

A redneck Mississippi sheriff reluctantly teams up with a northern black detective to tackle a baffling murder case. Multi-Oscar winner, including Best Picture!
- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive



  • Norman Jewison


  • Sidney Poitier
  • Rod Steiger
  • Warren Oates
  • Lee Grant
  • James Patterson
  • Scott Wilson
  • Quentin Dean
  • Larry Gates
  • Beah Richards
  • William Schallert
  • Matt Clark
  • Anthony James
  • Kermit Murdock
  • Khalil Bezaleel
  • Peter Whitney
  • William Watson
  • Timothy Scott
  • Larry D. Mann
  • Stuart Nisbet
  • Eldon Quick
  • Fred Stewart
  • Arthur Malet
  • Peter Masterson
  • Alan Oppenheimer
  • Phil Garris
  • Jester Hairston
  • Clegg Hoyt
  • Phil Adams
  • Nikita Knatz
  • Buzz Barton
  • Jack Teter
  • Sam Reese


  • John Ball
  • Stirling Silliphant


  • Walter Mirisch

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