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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.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Douglas Library of Hebron.
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Douglas Library of Hebron DVD IN 9069 (Text to phone) 33400147719069 Adult Blu-Ray Available -

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General Note:
Based on a novel by John Ball.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1967.
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.
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.
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:
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1; Dolby digital 1.0 (Spanish), DTS HD Master Audio 1.0 (French); requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note:
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards Note:
Academy Award, 1968: Best Actor in a Leading Role (Steiger) ; Best Film Editing ; Best Picture ; Best Sound ; Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Subject: Murder Investigation Drama
Race relations Drama
African American detectives Drama
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
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