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They Call Me Mister Tibbs! [DVD] [1970]

  • SKU: 25867174
  • Release Date: 10/14/2014
  • Rating: R
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    They Call Me Mister Tibbs!
    Sidney Poitier reprises his role as Virgil Tibbs in this crime drama, a story unrelated to that of the earlier film In the Heat of the Night. Once again, he is a veteran homicide detective and is currently investigating the murder of a prostitute. The primary suspect is San Francisco political activist Reverend Logan Sharpe (Martin Landau), the last person seen with the victim. Tibbs and Sharpe are friends, and Tibbs would like to believe the priest is not guilty. Sharpe admits to Tibbs he has slept with the late hooker, and the detective intensifies his focus on his friend, and in one climactic scene, Virgil interrupts a city-council meeting where the priest is campaigning for political reform. On the home front, after dealing with dope peddlers, pimps, murderers and other crooks all day, Virgil returns home to his wife Valeri (Barbara McNair) and his two children, only to be firmly chided for being late for dinner and spending too much time on the job. ~ Dan Pavlides, Rovi

    Cast & Crew


    • Sidney Poitier
      Sidney Poitier - Virgil Tibbs
    • Martin Landau
      Martin Landau - Rev. Logan Sharpe
    • Barbara McNair
      Barbara McNair - Valerie Tibbs
    • Anthony Zerbe
      Anthony Zerbe - Rice Weddon
    • Juano Hernandez
      Juano Hernandez - Mealie



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    • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

      excellent

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      merck417
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      Mr. Poiter is an EXCELLENT ACTOR. Today we don't have scripts with such excellent writing.

      I would recommend this to a friend



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