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In the Heat of the Night

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1988 - 19958 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: CBS All Access Tags: Police Country: America

In the Heat of the Night is an American television series based on the motion picture and novel of the same name starring Carroll O'Connor as the white police chief William Gillespie, and Howard Rollins as the African-American police detective Virgil Tibbs. It was broadcast on NBC from 1988 until 1992, and then on CBS until 1995. Its executive producers were Fred Silverman, Juanita Bartlett and Carroll O'Connor. TGG Direct released the first season of the series to DVD on August 28, 2012.In the Heat of the Night featuring Carroll O'Connor and Alan Autry has one or more episodes streaming on CBS All Access, available for purchase on iTunes, and available for purchase on Prime Video. It's a crime and drama show with 148 episodes over 8 seasons. In the Heat of the Night is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (3,053 votes).

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Police Chief Bill Gillespie

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8 Episodes | CBS All Access & Rent or Buy

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132 episodes (89%) are available to stream on a subscription service (CBS All Access).

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8 episodes (5%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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#2,634 Ranked TV Show

#91 Ranked in TV on CBS All Access

#190 Ranked in Police TV

#565 Ranked in Mystery TV

In the Heat of the Night has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (3,053 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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