Movie Review: In The Heat of the Night (1967)

Written by Stirling Silliphant and John BallDirected by Norman Jewison It’s hard to believe that fifty years ago conditions like these still existed in the United States. Although racism still exists in many forms (and seems to have gotten worse over the last four years), seeing what is immediately assumed about a black stranger inContinue reading “Movie Review: In The Heat of the Night (1967)”

Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner (1967)

Written by William RoseDirected by Stanley Kramer Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner marks the last film in which Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy appear together. Tracy died shortly after this film was completed. Released in 1967, this film comments on the societal prejudices of interracial marriage even during the civil rights movement of the 1960’s.Continue reading “Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner (1967)”