They Call Me Mister Tibbs
They Call Me Mister Tibbs (1970)

In this sequel to the feature film In the Heat of the Night, Detective Virgil Tibbs is now working in San Francisco to solve a murder so he can prove that his friend Reverend Logan Sharpe did not do it.

Rated: PG
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Release Date: July 8, 1970
DVD Release Date: January 9, 2001
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jay nixon
Flat return by Poitier to the character he played in In the Heat of the Night. He seems bored and the film is poorly paced.
Dean McKenna
Average suspenseful sequel to In the Heat of the Night (1967).
Chris Weber
This is the sequel to the award winning classic In the Heat of the Night and, though it is well meaning, this is a far step down from the place where its… More
Byron Brubaker
I enjoyed Martin Landau's supporting role. I appreciate the social improvement project that he is trying to push forward. In this sequel to In the Heat… More
Cassandra Maples
With its kipper ties, flared trousers and proficient - yet dated - music, They Call Me MISTER Tibbs! is perhaps the Poitier film that has aged least gracefully.… More