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.
Santa Monica, CA. : MGM Home Entertainment, c2008, 1967.
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Music by Quincy Jones ; "In the heat of the night" sung by Ray Charles.
Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant.
DVD ; widescreen presentation.
Includes audio tracks in English, Spanish and French with subtitles in English and Spanish, French captions.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.