Cover image for In the heat of the night [videorecording (Blu-ray)]
In the heat of the night [videorecording (Blu-ray)]
In the heat of the night [videorecording (Blu-ray)]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert (12 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)
Passing through the backwoods town of Sparta, Mississippi, Philadelphia detective Virgil Tibbs (Sidney Poitier) becomes embroiled in a murder case. He forms an uneasy alliance with the bigoted police chief (Rod Steiger), who faces mounting pressure from Sparta's hostile citizens to catch the killer and run the African American interloper out of town.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray; region A; wide screen (1.85:1) presentation; LPCM monaural; requires Blu-ray player.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
Video disc
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
[New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2019]
General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1967.