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2nd August 1967
1h 49m
Norman Jewison

In the Heat of the Night

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In the Heat of the Night is a 1967 Crime Drama film released on 2nd August; Norman Jewison directed the film which stars Sidney Poitier, Quentin Dean and Clegg Hoyt. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $25,379,978 on its budget.

An African American detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racist southern town.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 10:51pm.
Sidney Poitier Sidney Poitier
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Quentin Dean
Age at Filming ≈ 22
Clegg Hoyt
Age at Filming ≈ 56
Alan Oppenheimer
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Sam Reese
Age at Filming ≈ 36
Phil Adams
Age at Filming ≈ 31
Jester Hairston
Age at Filming ≈ 65
Peter Masterson
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Stuart Nisbet
Age at Filming ≈ 32
Eldon Quick
Age at Filming ≈ 29
William Watson
Age at Filming ≈ 28
Timothy Scott
Age at Filming ≈ 29
Anthony James
Age at Filming ≈ 24
Scott Wilson Scott Wilson
Age at Filming ≈ 24
Arthur Malet
Age at Filming ≈ 39
Matt Clark
Age at Filming ≈ 30
Larry D. Mann
Age at Filming ≈ 44
Kermit Murdock
Age at Filming ≈ 58
Peter Whitney
Age at Filming ≈ 50
Beah Richards
Age at Filming ≈ 46
William Schallert
Age at Filming ≈ 44
James Patterson
Age at Filming ≈ 19
Larry Gates
Age at Filming ≈ 51
Lee Grant
Age at Filming ≈ 41
Warren Oates
Age at Filming ≈ 38
Rod Steiger
Age at Filming ≈ 41
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Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

3% 13-19
21% 20-29
31% 30-39
17% 40-49
14% 50-59
3% 60-69
10% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

14% Female
83% Male
3% Unknown

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown