In the Heat of the Night: Season 5, Episode 20

Family Reunion (20 Apr. 1992)

TV Episode  -   -  Drama | Crime | Mystery
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After fourteen years in prison for armed robbery, Roy Paxton arrives in Sparta, looking for his son Laine and his ex-wife Vidalia, who is holding $750,000 loot. Roy kills an insurance ... See full summary »

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Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins)
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David Hart ...
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Roy Paxton
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Officer Luann Corbin (as Crystal Fox)
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Coach Linton
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Janelle
Terry Hobbs ...
Laine Paxton
Charlie Hunter ...
Carl Purdy
Michael Montgomery ...
Mr. Martini
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After fourteen years in prison for armed robbery, Roy Paxton arrives in Sparta, looking for his son Laine and his ex-wife Vidalia, who is holding $750,000 loot. Roy kills an insurance investigator to cover his tracks, but he is no match for Chief Gillespie and the Sparta police. The episode alternates between drama and light spoofery. Written by richardann

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When the police are following the Purdys and the Paxtons, Parker tells Bubba that the only thing on that road is "Hush You Heroes." Lonnie responds to his comment and asks Parker what that is, even though they were in different cars, and Parker had not made his comment over the radio. See more »

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(Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song
(1975) (uncredited)
Written by Chips Moman and Larry Butler
Portion sung in the shower by character Ron Bryson
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