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The Resource In the heat of the night, United Artists ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording)

In the heat of the night, United Artists ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording)

Label
In the heat of the night
Title
In the heat of the night
Statement of responsibility
United Artists ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A black cop from Philadelphia is accused of killing a Mississippi town's most prominent citizen. After he proves himself innocent, he is coerced by the red-neck chief of police into helping solve the murder
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1967: Best Picture ; Best Screenplay, Sterling Silliphant ; Best Actor, Rod Steiger.
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Quincy Jones ; "In the heat of the night" sung by Ray Charles
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks in English, Spanish and French with subtitles in English and Spanish
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-
  • 1918-1996
  • 1925-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Silliphant, Stirling
  • Steiger, Rod
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
African American police
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
In the heat of the night, United Artists ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1967
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Special features: Commentary by Norman Jewison, Lee Grant, Rod Steiger and cinematograher Haskell Wexler ; "Turning up the heat" movie making in the '60s featurette ; "The slap heard around the world" featurette ; "Quincy Jones: Breaking new sound" featurette ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th Anniversary Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616098627
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (CaOONL)lbu00086342
  • av00048982
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In the heat of the night, United Artists ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1967
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Special features: Commentary by Norman Jewison, Lee Grant, Rod Steiger and cinematograher Haskell Wexler ; "Turning up the heat" movie making in the '60s featurette ; "The slap heard around the world" featurette ; "Quincy Jones: Breaking new sound" featurette ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th Anniversary Collector's ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616098627
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (CaOONL)lbu00086342
  • av00048982
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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