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In the Heat of the Night (1967)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $24,379,978Details
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Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
95% - Fresh
92% - Upright

Movie Details

Production Budget:$2,000,000
Domestic Releases: August 2nd, 1967 (Wide) by MGM
Video Release: January 14th, 2014 by Fox Home Entertainment
Running Time: 154 minutes
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction


Sidney Poitier    Detective Virgil Tibbs
Scott Wilson    Harvey Oberst (murder suspect)
Lee Grant    Mrs. Leslie Colbert
Rod Steiger    Bill Gillespie

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