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Tom Gries

Mostly Credited As: Tom Gries
Sometimes Credited As: Thomas S. Gries

Birth Name: Thomas S. Gries
Date Of Birth: December 20, 1922 (Age 54)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois
Date Of Death: January 03, 1977
Cause Of Death: heart attack



Tom Gries died at the age of 54 and was born on December 20, 1922.
He is known for the show The Rat Patrol (Creator).
He was born in Chicago, Illinois (USA) and died on January 03, 1977 (heart attack)

TV Appearances

Episode Cast Credits 

The Emmy Awards (1949) 
  The 24th Annual Emmy Awards 24x01: (May/06/1972) As Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama - A Single Program (for 'The Glass House') 
  The 16th Annual Emmy Awards 16x01: (May/25/1964) As Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama (for 'East Side/West Side': ep 'Who Do You Kill?') 
Crew Credits

Show Crew


The Rat Patrol (1966)• Creator

Episode Crew


I Spy (US) (1965) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Magic Mirror 02x25 Mar/15/1967 As: Director
The Trouble with Temple 02x19 Jan/25/1967 As: Director
The Rounders (1966) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Low Moon at Hi Lo 01x14 Dec/13/1966 As: Director
Horse of a Different Cutter 01x12 Nov/29/1966 As: Director
The Felony Squad (1966) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Terror Trap 01x12 Nov/28/1966 As: Director
Mission: Impossible (1966) (1966) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Wheels 01x07 Oct/29/1966 As: Director
The Monroes (1966) (1966) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Hunter 01x08 Oct/26/1966 As: Director
Night of the Wolf 01x02 Sep/14/1966 As: Director
The Rat Patrol (1966) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Chase of Fire Raid 01x01 Sep/12/1966 As: Director, Writer
Batman (1966) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
Batman Makes the Scenes (2) 01x34 May/05/1966 As: Director
Fine Finny Fiends (1) 01x33 May/04/1966 As: Director
When the Rat's Away the Mice Will Play (2) 01x12 Feb/17/1966 As: Director
A Riddle a Day Keeps the Riddler Away (1) 01x11 Feb/16/1966 As: Director
A Man Called Shenandoah (1965) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
An Unfamiliar Tune 01x30 Apr/11/1966 As: Director
Run and Hide 01x22 Feb/14/1966 As: Director
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Menfish 02x24 Mar/06/1966 As: Director
Honey West (1965) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Invitation to Limbo 01x14 Dec/17/1965 As: Director
The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (1964) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Discotheque Affair 02x05 Oct/15/1965 As: Director
Combat! (1962) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
The Linesman 04x04 Oct/05/1965 As: Director
Main Event 04x01 Sep/14/1965 As: Director
Doughboy 02x07 Oct/29/1963 As: Director
Kraft Suspense Theatre (1963) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Safe House 02x26 May/20/1965 As: Director
Kill No More 02x23 Apr/29/1965 As: Director
For the People (1965) (1965) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Between Candor and Shame 01x05 Mar/07/1965 As: Director
Bob Hope Presents The Chrysler Theatre (1963) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The War and Eric Kurtz 02x19 Mar/05/1965 As: Director
The Reporter (1964) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Rachel's Mother 01x05 Oct/23/1964 As: Director
Extension Seven 01x01 Sep/25/1964 As: Director, Teleplay
The Nurses (1962) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Leopard Killer 02x27 Apr/09/1964 As: Director
The Defenders (1961) (1961) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Survival 03x22 Mar/14/1964 As: Director
The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (1963) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Day of the Pawnees (1) 01x14 Dec/22/1963 As: Director
East Side/West Side (1963) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Who Do You Kill 01x07 Nov/04/1963 As: Director
Stoney Burke (1962) (Credited in 7 episodes from this show) 
 
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Tigress by the Tail 01x30 May/06/1963 As: Director
Kelly's Place 01x27 Apr/15/1963 As: Director
To Catch the Kaiser 01x22 Mar/11/1963 As: Director
King of the Hill 01x16 Jan/21/1963 As: Director
Death Rides a Pale Horse 01x15 Jan/14/1963 As: Director
Route 66 (1960) (1960) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
Shall Forfeit His Dog and Ten Shillings to the King 03x20 Feb/22/1963 As: Director
A Bunch of Lonely Pagliaccis 03x15 Jan/04/1963 As: Director
Give the Old Cat a Tender Mouse 03x14 Dec/21/1962 As: Director
Only by Cunning Glimpses 03x12 Dec/07/1962 As: Director
The Third Man (1959) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Mischka 02x02 Jul/09/1962 As: Writer
The Detectives Starring Robert Taylor (1959) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Strangers in the House 03x29 May/04/1962 As: Director
Cain's Hundred (1961) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
A Creature Lurks in Ambush 01x27 Apr/17/1962 As: Director
The Swinger 01x25 Apr/03/1962 As: Director
The New Order 01x22 Mar/06/1962 As: Director
Dead Load 01x09 Nov/21/1961 As: Director
Checkmate (1960) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
Heart Is a Handout 02x21 Mar/07/1962 As: Director
An Assassin Arrives, Andante 02x19 Feb/21/1962 As: Director
Juan Moreno's Body 02x06 Nov/08/1961 As: Director
The Rifleman (1958) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Short Rope for a Tall Man 03x27 Mar/28/1961 As: Writer
Adventures in Paradise (1959) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Wonderful Nightingale 02x23 Mar/27/1961 As: Director
Act of Piracy 02x18 Feb/13/1961 As: Director
Dante (1960) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Dante in the Dark 01x22 Mar/13/1961 As: Writer
The Westerner (1960) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Painting 01x13 Dec/30/1960 As: Writer
Line Camp 01x10 Dec/09/1960 As: Director, Writer
Zane Grey Theatre (1956) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Morning Incident 05x12 Dec/29/1960 As: Director
Assignment Underwater (1960) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Charley Noble's Pearl 01x07 Oct/21/1960 As: Teleplay
Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957) (Credited in 6 episodes from this show) 
 
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And Whose Little Baby Are You? 04x18 Jul/05/1960 As: Writer
Dead to the World 04x14 Jan/11/1960 As: Writer
Double Jeopardy 02x04 Jan/23/1958 As: Director
The Payoff 02x03 Jan/16/1958 As: Director
Escape from Oak Lane 01x03 Jul/15/1957 As: Director
Bourbon Street Beat (1959) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Green Hell 01x34 May/30/1960 As: Story
Johnny Ringo (1959) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
The Killing Bug 01x29 Apr/28/1960 As: Director, Writer
Bound Boy 01x13 Dec/31/1959 As: Director, Writer
Lock-Up (1959) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Morality and the Shield 01x20 Feb/06/1960 As: Writer
The Man and the Challenge (1959) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Rodeo 01x18 Jan/23/1960 As: Director, Writer
Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Angela 02x18 Jan/09/1960 As: Writer
The Tyrant 02x09 Oct/31/1959 As: Writer
Bronco (1958) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
The Silent Witness 01x13 Mar/10/1959 As: Teleplay
Tombstone Territory (1957) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
 
Legacy of Death 01x35 Jun/11/1958 As: Director
The Assassin 01x32 May/21/1958 As: Director
The Outcasts 01x28 Apr/23/1958 As: Director, Writer
The Court of Last Resort (1957) (Credited in 4 episodes from this show) 
 
The Todd-Loomis Case 01x25 Apr/04/1958 As: Director
The Stephen Lowell Case 01x22 Mar/14/1958 As: Director
The Karl Hooft Case 01x06 Nov/08/1957 As: Director
The Gordon Wallace Case 01x01 Oct/04/1957 As: Director
Alcoa-Goodyear Theatre (1957) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
On Edge 01x08 Nov/18/1957 As: Director
Science Fiction Theatre (1955) (Credited in 6 episodes from this show) 
 
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Signals from the Moon 02x28 Dec/01/1956 As: Writer
Death at My Fingertips 02x23 Oct/20/1956 As: Director
Brain Unlimited 02x22 Oct/13/1956 As: Director
The Green Bomb 02x04 Apr/28/1956 As: Director, Teleplay
Friend of a Raven 01x31 Nov/26/1955 As: Director
TV Reader's Digest (1955) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
A Bell for Okinawa 02x15 Jan/23/1956 As: Director
Ordeal at Yuba Gap 02x11 Dec/26/1955 As: Director
State Trooper (1956) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Grudge Race 02x09 Unknown As: Director
Cable Car to Tombstone 02x07 Unknown As: Director
The Unexpected (1952) (Credited in 2 episodes from this show) 
 
Some Day They'll Give Us Guns 02x11 Dec/10/1952 As: Teleplay
The Numbers Game 02x08 Nov/19/1952 As: Writer
Boston Blackie (1951) (Credited in 1 episodes from this show) 
 
Grab Bag 02x30 Sep/29/1952 As: Writer
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