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Palmer Thompson (I) (1918–1969)

Palmer Thompson was born on January 4, 1918 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was a writer and producer, known for Five Minutes to Live (1961), Make Like a Thief (1964) and The Rifleman (1958). He died on December 12, 1969 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Five Minutes to Live
(1961)
Make Like a Thief
(1964)
The Rifleman
The Rifleman Writer
(1958-1961)
The Law and Mr. Jones
(1960-1962)

Filmography

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  Hawaii Five-O (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1969) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1969)
- Leopard on the Rock (1969) ... (written by)
- Savage Sunday (1969) ... (written by)
- One for the Money (1969) ... (teleplay)
 1969 Bonanza (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Another Windmill to Go (1969) ... (writer)
 1968 The Wild Wild West (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Night of Fire and Brimstone (1968) ... (story)
 1968 The F.B.I. (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Mercenary (1968) ... (story)
  Cimarron Strip (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1968) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1968)
- Fool's Gold (1968) ... (story) / (teleplay)
  Cowboy in Africa (TV Series) (1 episode, 1967) (written by - 1 episode, 1967)
- The Man Who Has Everything (1967) ... (written by)
- Stone Age Safari (1967)
 1967 Hondo (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hondo and the Sudden Town (1967) ... (writer)
 1967 Jericho (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Loot of All Evil (1967) ... (teleplay)
 1966 The Rounders (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Low Moon at Hi Lo (1966) ... (written by)
 1965 Burke's Law (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Peace, It's a Gasser (1965) ... (writer)
 1962 Stoney Burke (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Five by Eight by Eight (1962) ... (writer)
 1960-1962 The Law and Mr. Jones (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes)
- Thicker Than Water (1962) ... (written by)
- The Broken Hand (1961) ... (written by)
- Accidental Tourist (1961) ... (written by)
- One for the Money (1961) ... (written by)
- Lethal Weapons (1961) ... (written by)
 1962 Cain's Hundred (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Schemer: William Norman (1962) ... (writer)
 1961 Five Minutes to Live (based on a story by)
  Follow the Sun (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1961) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1961)
- The Primitive Clay (1961) ... (story) / (teleplay)
  The Detectives (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1959 - 1960) (writer - 2 episodes, 1959 - 1961)
- Shadow of His Brother (1961) ... (writer)
- The Scalpel (1960)
- The Bodyguards (1960)
- The Streger Affair (1959) ... (writer)
  Target: The Corruptors (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1961) (story - 1 episode, 1961)
- Pier 60 (1961) ... (writer)
- The Million Dollar Dump (1961) ... (story) / (writer)
 1961 Miami Undercover (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Cukie Dog (1961) ... (written by)
 1960-1961 Dante (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Sesame Key (1961) ... (written by)
- The Unclean Green (1960) ... (written by)
  The Rifleman (TV Series) (written by - 6 episodes, 1958 - 1960) (writer - 1 episode, 1961)
- Face of Yesterday (1961) ... (writer)
- Smoke Screen (1960) ... (written by)
- The Spiked Rifle (1959) ... (written by)
- Ordeal (1959) ... (written by)
- Three Legged Terror (1959) ... (written by)
 1959-1961 Maverick (TV Series) (story - 2 episodes)
- The Ice Man (1961) ... (story)
- Brasada Spur (1959) ... (story)
 1961 Michael Shayne (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Spotlight on a Corpse (1961) ... (teleplay)
 1960 The Rebel (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959-1960 Zane Grey Theater (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Seed of Evil (1960) ... (writer)
- Hanging Fever (1959) ... (writer)
 1959 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- The Flying Sorcerer (1959) ... (screenplay)
 1959 The Untouchables (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Vincent 'Mad Dog' Coll (1959) ... (teleplay)
 1959 Law of the Plainsman (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Passenger to Mescalero (1959) ... (writer)
  M Squad (TV Series) (1 episode, 1957) (writer - 1 episode, 1958)
- Prescription for Murder (1958) ... (writer)
 1958 Colgate Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- If You Knew Tomorrow (1958) ... (writer)
 1957-1958 Telephone Time (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- The Immortal Eye (1958) ... (teleplay)
- Flight for Life (1958) ... (teleplay)
- Alice's Wedding Gown (1957) ... (teleplay)
  Ivanhoe (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1958) (writer - 1 episode, 1958)
- Whipping Boy (1958) ... (story) / (writer)
 1957 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Silhouette of a Killer (1957) ... (writer)
 1956 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Family Protection (1956) ... (writer)
 1956 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Five Minutes to Live (1956) ... (writer)
 1955 Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Gremlin of Space (1955) ... (written by)
 1954 Danger (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- An Affair of Delicacy (1954) ... (writer)
 1951 Charlie Wild, Private Detective (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Double Trouble (1951) ... (writer)
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