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Sidney Poitier with Martin Landau
Barbara McNair , Anthony Zerbe
Lieutenant Virgil Tibbs of the San Francisco police department receives an anonymous telephone call reporting the murder of a young girl and implicating Rev Logan Sharpe , a crusading local minister and campaigner for community rights.
Sidney Poitier , who starred as the black detective Virgil Tibbs in In the Heat of the Night, plays him for the second time.
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Rev Logan Sharpe:
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