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Tanks for the Memories

Episode Number:115 / 5.15
Production Number:
Show Number:A392
Air Date:11 September 1995
30 January 1996
Writers:Bruce Ferber, Lloyd Garver
Director:Andy Cadiff
Taping Date:


Tim and Jill are squaring off in a tank-driving competition on an obstacle course. Jill, raised as the daughter of an Army Officer, turns out to be quite the commando, while Tim's tank tactics, of course, end in disaster. Tim doesn't realize tha he should praise Jill for her good driving; instead he feels that she humiliated him.


This is a special episode released in the rerun syndication package. The episode was first aired on ABC on 30 January 1996. Bruce Ferber was credited as Co-Executive Producer in the press release. Gordon Klimuck's name was misspelt as Gordon Klimack in the credits.


Tim AllenasTim Taylor
Patricia RichardsonasJill Taylor
Earl HindmanasWilson
Zachery Ty BryanasBrad Taylor
Jonathan Taylor ThomasasRandy Taylor
Taran Noah SmithasMark Taylor
Richard KarnasAl Borland

Guest Cast

Debbe DunningasHeidi Keppert
Tim GrimmasLt. Colonel McDougal
Vaughn ArmstrongasLt. Colonel Hall


ProducersAndy Cadiff, Gayle S. Maffeo, Frank McKemy, Howard J. Morris
Created byCarmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Matt Williams
Executive ProducersBob Bendetson, Bruce Ferber, Carmen Finestra, David McFadzean, Elliot Shoenman, Matt Williams
Consulting Producer Billy Riback
Co-ProducersRosalind Moore, Jim Praytor
Associate Producer Alan Padula
Creative ConsultantsLloyd Garver, Marley Sims
Story Editor Jon Vandergriff
Executive Consultant Tim Allen
Director of Photography Donald A. Morgan
Production Designer David Sackeroff
Set Designer Greg Gneier
EditorsRoger Ames Berger, Marco Zappia
Associate Director Peter Filsinger
Stage ManagersGuy Distad, Shawn Shea
Original Music by Dan Foliart
Casting byDeborah Barylski, C.S.A., Jonell Dunn
Set Decorator Jeannie Gunn
Property Master Warren Shaffer
Script Supervisor Susan Straughn Harris
Production Supervisor Kim Tushinsky
Post Production Coordinator Judy Rauh
Costume SupervisorsNicole Gorsuch, Valerie Laven-Cooper
Make-up Wendy J. Weiss
Hair Stylist Maria Valdivia
Opening Design by Geoffrey Nelson
Post Production Supervisor Jim Praytor
Executive Assistants to the ProducersJennifer Celotta, Jeffrey R. Coates, Giselle Croce, Amy Gale, Helen MacDonald
Writers' AssistantsFidel Arizmendi, Adam England, Terry Savoia
U.S.M.C. Technical Advisor Major Nancy LaLuntas
Special Thanks to the U.S.M.C. 1st Tank Battalion 1st Marine Division
Technical Director Chris Donovan
AudioGordon Klimuck, Klaus Landsberg
Video Bob Kaufmann
Editing System byAvid Technology, Inc.
Based on the Stand-Up Comedy of TIM ALLEN
© MCMXCV Touchstone Pictures and Television. All rights reserved
Wind Dancer Production Group
Touchstone Television
Distributed by Buena Vista International, Inc.

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