They Call Me Mister Tibbs! 1970. USA. Directed by Gordon Douglas. Screenplay by Alan Trustman, James R. Webb. With Sidney Poitier, Martin Landau, Barbara McNair. 35mm. 108 min.
Detective Virgil Tibbs is back, this time investigating the brutal murder of a prostitute in San Francisco. When suspicion is cast on his friend, a local activist pastor who has been trying to clean up the city, Tibbs goes into overdrive to solve the case. This is the second of Poitier’s three Virgil Tibbs films.