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Gries, Tom

Overview
Works: 149 works in 306 publications in 5 languages and 3,542 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Made-for-TV movies  Television series  War television programs  Television comedies  Legal films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Performer, Scenarist, Restager , Film editor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Tom Gries
 
Most widely held works by Tom Gries
Will Penny by Tom Gries( Visual )

26 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western drama about Will Penny, an aging cowboy on a hard-luck streak who is staked out to die in the desert by a gang of outlaws. Moments before death, he is taken in by Catherine, a young woman who is heading west with her young son. As Catherine nurses Will back to health, he catches a glimpse of a lifestyle he's never known. Suddenly, he has two more problems: he's in love with another man's wife, and the outlaw gang is on its way to finish him off
Alistair MacLean's Breakheart Pass by Charles Bronson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Deakin is a secret agent posing as a thief on his way to jail. Boarding a special government train in handcuffs, he begins a terrifying journey that brings him face-to-face with death. Various passengers on an 1873 train across the frozen west to Fort Humboldt turn out to have smuggling and murder in mind
Helter skelter( Visual )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A recreation of the events leading up to the Tate-LaBianca murders and the subsequent capture and trial of Charles Manson and his "family."
Batman. the television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entire first season, complete with cliffhangers, Bat-gadgets and alter egos, is captured here, including an episode guide to all the pop culture and adventure. Witness the debut of diabolical foes, from the raucous Riddler to the persuasive Penguin to the calculating Catwoman, as they attempt to confound the Caped Crusaders, Batman and Robin
100 rifles by Tom Gries( Visual )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yaqui Joe, an Indian, robs a bank to buy guns for his people who are being oppressed by a cruel military government. When he flees to Mexico, he's pursued by an American lawman who has sworn to bring him back. Both become allies and with the help of Sarita, take up the cause of the Indians to help them live in freedom and dignity
QB VII( Visual )

7 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Polish expatriate doctor living in England sues an American writer for libel when the writer accuses him of carrying out criminal medical activities for the Nazis during World War II
The greatest by Tom Gries( Visual )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of the life of Muhammad Ali, from his Olympic gold medal victories to his battle to regain his heavyweight title
Honey West( Visual )

2 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After inheriting her spying business from her late father, private eye Honey West outwits criminals and solves crimes using her unique arsenal of martial arts and scientific gadgets
The rat patrol( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sgt. Sam Troy, Sgt. Jack Moffitt, Pvt. Mark Hitchcock and Pvt. Tully Pettigrew are a four-man commando team who fight in North Africa as part of the Long Range Desert Group in World War II
The migrants by Howard Birnstihl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the lives of migratory farm workers, focusing on one family.Their only crime was to be born poor. Their only chance lay in their hearts. They rise every morning with the sun and work the fields all day. A story of a simple family, a family that worked hard, loved each other and hoped their hard work would produce a better life for them. And in the eyes of the son, lay that hope that allows a man to rise beyond his circumstances and like so many others, remain trapped inside a fading American dream
Breakout( Visual )

6 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Colton (Bronson), a reckless pilot hopes to rescue imprisoned Jay Wagner (Robert Duvall) who was framed by Harris Wagner (John Huston)
The Hawaiians( Visual )

5 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charlton Heston stars as a sailor, Wip Hoxworth, who returns to his Hawaiian homestead, only to learn that his grandfather's fortune has been bestowed upon his hate cousin Micah Hale. As a reprisal, Wip sets up his own pineapple plantation in competition with his cousin"--Container
Tennessee Williams' The migrants( Visual )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of a simple family who worked the fields, loved each other, and wanted to see their hard work produce a better life
Batman : the complete television series( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Dynamic Duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including the Joker, the Penguin, the Riddler and the Catwoman"--Internet movie database WWW site, September 30, 2015
Route 66( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tod Stiles and Buz Murdock continue their trek across North America, hopping from town to town and giving aid to anyone in need. Buz eventually stops traveling the road and Tod is joined by a new traveling companion, Lincoln Case
Ali : and, The greatest( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rat Patrol : the complete series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of a group of Allied soldiers stationed in the North African desert during World War II
Truman Capote's the glass house by Tom Gries( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on a story by Truman Capote (In Cold Blood), this absolutely riveting, award-winning drama features Alan Alda and Vic Morrow in the performances of their careers. Mild-mannered university professor Jonathan Paige (Alan Alda) is sentenced to one year in prison for manslaughter. He is completely unprepared for prison life, and once inside he refuses to adapt, although he does realize he is going to need some protection if he is to survive his term. He joins a gang led by the vicious Slocum (Vic Morrow) but discovers, too late, that Slocum may be more dangerous as a friend than as a foe. Featuring exceptional performances from its young ensemble cast, including Billy Dee Williams and Clu Gulager, 'The Glass House' is an example of the golden era of television film -- a sensational, gripping, quality drama"--Container
Donovan's brain( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Patrick Corey has a hideous hobby, he keeps brains alive! So when the brain of dead murderer W.H. Donovan falls into his possession, bringing him back to life becomes his obsession. But the cunning cranium has its own agenda, to control the doctor's mind through telepathic messages! Now Cory's wife must put a stop to the devious brain before it destroys the man she loves and her in the process!
4 movie collection : Shamus ; Physical evidence ; The Anderson tapes ; Breakout( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Anderson tapes: Newly released from prison, an ex-con assembles his professional pals and plans a multi-million dollar robbery of an entire luxury apartment house. He is unaware that a hoard of lawmen are recording their activities
 
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Gries, Thomas S. 1922-1977

Tom Gries Amerikaans filmregisseur (1922-1977)

Tom Gries regista, produttore cinematografico e sceneggiatore statunitense

Tom Gries US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

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تام گریس فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

그리스, 톰 1922-1977

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