In the heat of the night
A homicide expert is asked to help solve the murder of a wealthy businessman in a small town. Bonus features include commentary, documentary, featurettes, and more.
Subjects:African American detectives -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- Drama.
Race relations -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Gates, Larry, 1915-1996, actor.
Grant, Lee, 1927- actor.
Jewison, Norman, 1926- film director.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, production company.
Mirisch, Walter, producer.
Oates, Warren, 1928-1982, actor.
Patterson, James, 1932-1972, actor.
Poitier, Sidney, actor.
Richards, Beah E., actor.
Schallert, William, 1922-2016 actor.
Silliphant, Stirling, 1918-1996, screenwriter.
Steiger, Rod, 1925-2002, actor.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., film distributor.
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
digital optical surround DTS HD Master Audio 1.0
digital optical Dolby digital 1.0
video file Blu-ray region A
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
French title : Dans la chaleur de la nui
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.
Music by Quincy Jones ; "In the heat of the night" sung by Ray Charles ; director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; film editor, Hal Ashby.
Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant, Larry Gates, James Patterson, William Schallert, Beah Richards.
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.
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
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
11040809Link to PAC