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In the Heat of the Night Movie Poster

In the Heat of the Night

African-American Philadelphia police detective Virgil Tibbs (Sidney Poitier) is arrested on suspicion of murder by Bill Gillespie (Rod Steiger),...

Won
Actor
The Pawnbroker Movie Poster

The Pawnbroker

Based on the novel by Edward Lewis Wallant, this drama focuses on former professor Sol Nazerman (Rod Steiger), the survivor of a German concentration...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1966)
Won
Foreign Actor
On the Waterfront Movie Poster

On the Waterfront

Dockworker Terry Malloy (Marlon Brando) had been an up-and-coming boxer until powerful local mob boss Johnny Friendly (Lee J. Cobb) persuaded...

Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role

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