They Call Me Mister Tibbs!

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

They Call Me Mister Tibbs! (1970, USA) is a Blaxploitation-Crime film directed by Gordon Douglas.


Main Details

  • Released on July 10, 1970
  • Color
  • Running time: 108 minutes
  • Production Co.: The Mirisch Corporation
  • Distribution Co.: United Artists
  • Directed by Gordon Douglas
  • Written by Alan Trustman, James R. Webb and John Ball
  • Starring: Sidney Poitier, Martin Landau, Barbara McNair

Plot Summary

  • In San Francisco, a high-priced call girl is murdered and the case is assigned to Police Lieutenant Virgil Tibbs.


  • The last time Virgil Tibbs had a day like this was "In The Heat Of The Night"

Also known as

  • They Call Me MISTER Tibbs! (United States)
  • Zehn Stunden Zeit für Virgil Tibbs
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