Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
An African American police detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racially hostile southern town.
A sign at the Sparta depot refers to the "Rebel Road." This is a reference to the Gulf Coast Rebel, a named train that began in 1937 and ran between Mobile and Union, MS, and was later extended to St. Louis. However, this would be an out of date ... ...
Ofcr. Sam Wood:
Where you keeping the pie tonight?
Ralph Henshaw, diner counterman: I ate the last piece just before you came in.
In the final scene when Gillespie puts Tibbs on the train, the shadow of the boom microphone can be seen on the station house.
No uppercase ("capital") letters are used in the opening and closing credits, including the film's title, cast and characters, crew and job titles, and company credits.
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