In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

In The Heat Of The Night (44:51)

In The Heat Of The Night

Cop Sidney Poitier travels through the south and gets caught up in a murder investigation while battling vicious racism. Local sheriff Rod Steiger has to deal with his own racism while working with (sometimes against) Poitier. Norman Jewison’s Best Picture-winner packs a wallop. What did we think of MISTER TIBBS? Check it out.

LINKS:

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In The Heat Of The Night on Wikipedia

Sidney Poitier on IMDb

Rod Steiger on IMDb

Norman Jewison on IMDb

Stirling Siliphant on IMDb

Hal Ashby on IMDb

Civil Rights Movement in the ’60s on Wikipedia

Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner on IMDb

“They call me MISTER TIBBS!” scene on YouTube

The Slap scene on YouTube

Rod Steiger’s Oscar acceptance speech on YouTube

In The Heat Of The Night wins Best Picture Oscar on YouTube

1967 Academy Award winners and nominees

AFI’s Top 100 Lists

AFI’s Top 100 Heroes & Villains list

Next week on the T100P: Bonnie And Clyde

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