Deborah Van Valkenburgh

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Deborah Gaye Van Valkenburgh (born August 29, 1952) is an American actress. She is most widely known as Ted Knight's daughter in the role of Jackie Rush on the ABC television situation comedy Too Close for Comfort.

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Criminal (2004)

Needing a new partner capable of intricate cons, Richard Gaddis, recruits Rodrigo, a crook with a perfect poker face. The two plan a big-time scam: selling a fake Silver Certificate to currency collector William Hannigan. Rodrigo distrusts his new associate, but ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregory Jacobs
CAST:  John C. Reilly  •  Diego Luna  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Peter Mullan

Needing a new partner capable of intricate cons, Richard Gaddis, recruits Rodrigo, a crook with a perfect poker face. The two plan a big-time scam: selling a fake Silver Certificate to currency collector William Hannigan. Rodrigo distrusts his new associate, but ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gregory Jacobs
CAST:  John C. Reilly  •  Diego Luna  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal  •  Peter Mullan

Free Enterprise (1998)

Young filmmakers trying to hawk a movie titled "Bradykillers" about a serial killer who goes after victims Marcia, Jan, and Cindy meet their screen idol, William Shatner. The two young men, who idolize him and in their fantasies have seen him as a shadowy fairy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Meyer Burnett
CAST:  Eric McCormack  •  Carl Bressler  •  Rafer Weigel  •  Audie England

Young filmmakers trying to hawk a movie titled "Bradykillers" about a serial killer who goes after victims Marcia, Jan, and Cindy meet their screen idol, William Shatner. The two young men, who idolize him and in their fantasies have seen him as a shadowy fairy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Meyer Burnett
CAST:  Eric McCormack  •  Carl Bressler  •  Rafer Weigel  •  Audie England

King of the Mountain (1981)

A group of friends race their high-powered cars up and down a dangerous and deadly mountain road known as Mulholland Drive to see who can claim the title of "King of the Hill."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noel Nosseck
CAST:  Harry Hamlin  •  Joseph Bottoms  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh  •  Richard Cox

A group of friends race their high-powered cars up and down a dangerous and deadly mountain road known as Mulholland Drive to see who can claim the title of "King of the Hill."  (more)

DIRECTION:  Noel Nosseck
CAST:  Harry Hamlin  •  Joseph Bottoms  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh  •  Richard Cox

Streets of Fire (1984)

Raven Shaddock and his gang of merciless biker friends kidnap rock singer Ellen Aim. Ellen's former lover, soldier-for-hire Tom Cody, happens to be passing through town on a visit. In an attempt to save his star act, Ellen's manager hires Tom to rescue her. Along ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Michael Paré  •  Diane Lane  •  Rick Moranis  •  Amy Madigan

Raven Shaddock and his gang of merciless biker friends kidnap rock singer Ellen Aim. Ellen's former lover, soldier-for-hire Tom Cody, happens to be passing through town on a visit. In an attempt to save his star act, Ellen's manager hires Tom to rescue her. Along ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Michael Paré  •  Diane Lane  •  Rick Moranis  •  Amy Madigan

The Devil's Rejects (2005)

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The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding out in a backwater ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Zombie
CAST:  Sid Haig  •  Bill Moseley  •  Sheri Moon Zombie  •  William Forsythe

The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding out in a backwater ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rob Zombie
CAST:  Sid Haig  •  Bill Moseley  •  Sheri Moon Zombie  •  William Forsythe

The Warriors (1979)

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Prominent gang leader Cyrus calls a meeting of New York's gangs to set aside their turf wars and take over the city. At the meeting, a rival leader kills Cyrus, but a Coney Island gang called the Warriors is wrongly blamed for Cyrus' death. Before you know it, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  James Remar  •  Michael Beck  •  David Patrick Kelly  •  Dorsey Wright

Prominent gang leader Cyrus calls a meeting of New York's gangs to set aside their turf wars and take over the city. At the meeting, a rival leader kills Cyrus, but a Coney Island gang called the Warriors is wrongly blamed for Cyrus' death. Before you know it, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  James Remar  •  Michael Beck  •  David Patrick Kelly  •  Dorsey Wright

Rampage (1987)

Liberal district attorney decides to seek the death penalty for a man who slaughtered a family at Christmastime, then drank their blood. He escapes, though, and starts killing again.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Michael Biehn  •  Alex McArthur  •  Nicholas Campbell  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh

Liberal district attorney decides to seek the death penalty for a man who slaughtered a family at Christmastime, then drank their blood. He escapes, though, and starts killing again.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Michael Biehn  •  Alex McArthur  •  Nicholas Campbell  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh

Phantom of the Ritz (1988)

A man buys an old, abandoned theater and puts on '50s-type rock shows. Then people start being killed in a rash of "accidents"...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Allen Plone
CAST:  Peter Bergman  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh  •  Russell Curry  •  Joshua Sussman

A man buys an old, abandoned theater and puts on '50s-type rock shows. Then people start being killed in a rash of "accidents"...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Allen Plone
CAST:  Peter Bergman  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh  •  Russell Curry  •  Joshua Sussman

C.A.T. Squad: Python Wolf (1988)

The Counter Assault Tactical (C.A.T.) Squad investigates a spy who is supplying plutonium to the Sjambok, a racist South African paramilitary group that is working on a nuclear bomb. The American government, too, is investigating Sjambok, using the top-secret spy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Jack Youngblood  •  Steve James  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh  •  Miguel Ferrer

The Counter Assault Tactical (C.A.T.) Squad investigates a spy who is supplying plutonium to the Sjambok, a racist South African paramilitary group that is working on a nuclear bomb. The American government, too, is investigating Sjambok, using the top-secret spy ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Jack Youngblood  •  Steve James  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh  •  Miguel Ferrer

The Governor's Wife (2008)

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A manipulative mother increases her plotting to stay in control.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Burton Morris
CAST:  Marilu Henner  •  Emily Bergl  •  Matt Keeslar  •  Scout Taylor-Compton

A manipulative mother increases her plotting to stay in control.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Burton Morris
CAST:  Marilu Henner  •  Emily Bergl  •  Matt Keeslar  •  Scout Taylor-Compton

Road to Hell (2008)

An unofficial sequel to Streets of Fire, this movie follows an older, grizzled and despondent Cody as he clashes with killers while trying to reconnect with his first love who may hold his redemption.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Pyun
CAST:  Michael Paré  •  Clare Kramer  •  Courtney Peldon  •  Roxy Gunn

An unofficial sequel to Streets of Fire, this movie follows an older, grizzled and despondent Cody as he clashes with killers while trying to reconnect with his first love who may hold his redemption.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Pyun
CAST:  Michael Paré  •  Clare Kramer  •  Courtney Peldon  •  Roxy Gunn

The Trials of Cate McCall (2013)

In order to be reinstated to the bar and recover custody of her daughter, a hotshot lawyer, now in recovery and on probation, must take on the appeal of a woman wrongfully convicted of murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Moncrieff
CAST:  Kate Beckinsale  •  Nick Nolte  •  James Cromwell  •  Anna Schafer

In order to be reinstated to the bar and recover custody of her daughter, a hotshot lawyer, now in recovery and on probation, must take on the appeal of a woman wrongfully convicted of murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Moncrieff
CAST:  Kate Beckinsale  •  Nick Nolte  •  James Cromwell  •  Anna Schafer

Healing Hands (2010)

A near death experience gives a young man, engaged to be married, the ability to heal people.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bradford May
CAST:  Kali Majors  •  Eddie Cibrian  •  Patrick Duffy  •  Lisa Sheridan

A near death experience gives a young man, engaged to be married, the ability to heal people.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bradford May
CAST:  Kali Majors  •  Eddie Cibrian  •  Patrick Duffy  •  Lisa Sheridan

A Bunny's Tale (1985)

A dramatization of Gloria Steinem's undercover investigation of the working conditions Bunnies faced at the Playboy Clubs.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Arthur
CAST:  Kirstie Alley  •  Cotter Smith  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh  •  Joanna Kerns

A dramatization of Gloria Steinem's undercover investigation of the working conditions Bunnies faced at the Playboy Clubs.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Karen Arthur
CAST:  Kirstie Alley  •  Cotter Smith  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh  •  Joanna Kerns

Chasing Destiny (2001)

A repossession agent falls in love with a woman whose father is high on his list of priority accounts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Boxell
CAST:  Casper Van Dien  •  Lauren Graham  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Roger Daltrey

A repossession agent falls in love with a woman whose father is high on his list of priority accounts.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Boxell
CAST:  Casper Van Dien  •  Lauren Graham  •  Christopher Lloyd  •  Roger Daltrey

Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (2005)

She's an avid mystery lover and bookseller, for whom crime has been comfortably confined to the pages of her favorite novels-until a real-life murder turns a weekend of fun and games into a chilling whodunit...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Griffiths
CAST:  Kellie Martin  •  Clarence Williams III  •  Nina Siemaszko  •  Casey Sander

She's an avid mystery lover and bookseller, for whom crime has been comfortably confined to the pages of her favorite novels-until a real-life murder turns a weekend of fun and games into a chilling whodunit...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Griffiths
CAST:  Kellie Martin  •  Clarence Williams III  •  Nina Siemaszko  •  Casey Sander

Brain Smasher... A Love Story (1993)

A professional model, Sam Crain, is asked by her sister to smuggle a package from Europe to Portland Oregon, where she discovers that her sister is battling Chinese Shaolin Monks (not ninjas!). Fleeing the monks, Sam unwittingly involves Ed "Brainsmasher" Molloy, a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Pyun
CAST:  Andrew Dice Clay  •  Teri Hatcher  •  Yuji Okumoto  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh

A professional model, Sam Crain, is asked by her sister to smuggle a package from Europe to Portland Oregon, where she discovers that her sister is battling Chinese Shaolin Monks (not ninjas!). Fleeing the monks, Sam unwittingly involves Ed "Brainsmasher" Molloy, a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Pyun
CAST:  Andrew Dice Clay  •  Teri Hatcher  •  Yuji Okumoto  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh

Backwoods (2008)

A group of friends embark on a camping trip for a ten-year high school reunion. Their celebration soon turns into a battle for survival when they realize that the locals, who are not what they seem, are hunting them down.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Jay Weiss
CAST:  Ryan Merriman  •  Haylie Duff  •  Mark Rolston  •  Danny Nucci

A group of friends embark on a camping trip for a ten-year high school reunion. Their celebration soon turns into a battle for survival when they realize that the locals, who are not what they seem, are hunting them down.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Jay Weiss
CAST:  Ryan Merriman  •  Haylie Duff  •  Mark Rolston  •  Danny Nucci

Mean Guns (1997)

One hundred mid- and low-level gangsters who are on their boss' bad side are locked inside a newly-built high-security prison, and given plenty of guns, ammo, and baseball bats, then told that the last survivor will get a suitcase with 10 million dollars.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Pyun
CAST:  Christophe Lambert  •  Ice-T  •  Michael Halsey  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh

One hundred mid- and low-level gangsters who are on their boss' bad side are locked inside a newly-built high-security prison, and given plenty of guns, ammo, and baseball bats, then told that the last survivor will get a suitcase with 10 million dollars.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Albert Pyun
CAST:  Christophe Lambert  •  Ice-T  •  Michael Halsey  •  Deborah Van Valkenburgh

Shotguns and Six Strings: Making a Rock N Roll Fable (2017)

Documentary about the making of Streets of Fire.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Griffith
CAST:  Richard L. Anderson  •  Freeman A. Davies  •  Diamond Farnsworth  •  Lawrence Gordon

Documentary about the making of Streets of Fire.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Griffith
CAST:  Richard L. Anderson  •  Freeman A. Davies  •  Diamond Farnsworth  •  Lawrence Gordon
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