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The Resource In the heat of the night, the Mirisch Corporation ; the Norman Jewison-Walter Mirisch production ; United Artists ; screenplay by Sterling Silliphant ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording)

In the heat of the night, the Mirisch Corporation ; the Norman Jewison-Walter Mirisch production ; United Artists ; screenplay by Sterling Silliphant ; 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
the Mirisch Corporation ; the Norman Jewison-Walter Mirisch production ; United Artists ; screenplay by Sterling Silliphant ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A black homicide expert is asked to help solve the murder of a wealthy businessman in a small town
Awards note
Winner of five 1967 Academy awards including Best Picture, Best Writing and Best Actor
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Quincy Jones ; "In the heat of the night" sung by Ray Charles ; director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; film editor, Hal Ashby
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: Not rated
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English, French or Spanish dialogue; optional English and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant, Larry Gates, James Patterson, William Schallert, Beah Richards, Peter Whitney, Kermit Murdock, Larry D. Mann, Matt Clark, Arthur Malet, Fred Stewart, Quentin Dean, Scott Wilson, Anthony James
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1996
  • 1926-
  • 1925-2002
  • 1928-1982
  • 1927-
  • 1915-1996
  • 1932-1972
  • 1922-2016
  • 1916-1972
  • 1908-1981
  • 1922-2014
  • 1936-
  • 1927-2013
  • 1906-1970
  • 1942-2018
  • 1942-2020
  • 1911-1988
  • 1933-
  • 1930-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silliphant, Stirling
  • Mirisch, Walter
  • Jewison, Norman
  • Poitier, Sidney
  • Steiger, Rod
  • Oates, Warren
  • Grant, Lee
  • Gates, Larry
  • Patterson, James
  • Schallert, William
  • Richards, Beah E
  • Whitney, Peter
  • Murdock, Kermit
  • Mann, Larry D.
  • Clark, Matt
  • Malet, Arthur
  • Stewart, Fred
  • Dean, Quentin
  • Wilson, Scott
  • James, Anthony
  • Ball, John Dudley
  • Jones, Quincy
  • Charles, Ray
  • Mirisch Corporation
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
  • United Artists Corporation
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American detectives
  • Race relations
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
In the heat of the night, the Mirisch Corporation ; the Norman Jewison-Walter Mirisch production ; United Artists ; screenplay by Sterling Silliphant ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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 ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
181596770
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary edition; Widescreen ed
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616098610
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
109861
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)181596770
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1:85:1), mono. and Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In the heat of the night, the Mirisch Corporation ; the Norman Jewison-Walter Mirisch production ; United Artists ; screenplay by Sterling Silliphant ; produced by Walter Mirisch ; directed by Norman Jewison, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • 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 ; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
181596770
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
40th anniversary edition; Widescreen ed
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616098610
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
109861
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)181596770
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1:85:1), mono. and Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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