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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

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

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
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • 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
  • A black homicide expert is asked to help solve the murder of a wealthy businessman in a small town
Awards note
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
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.I5 2013
PerformerNote
Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant, Larry Gates, James Patterson, William Schallert, Beah Richards
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-1996
  • 1926-
  • 1925-2002
  • 1928-1982
  • 1927-
  • 1915-1996
  • 1932-1972
  • 1922-2016
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.
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
110
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
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn864196332
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883904301615
  • 883904301622
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • M130161
  • M130162
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o864196332
  • (OCoLC)864196332
System details
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
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
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
Publication
Distribution
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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn864196332
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883904301615
  • 883904301622
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • M130161
  • M130162
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o864196332
  • (OCoLC)864196332
System details
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
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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