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Timothy Van Patten is a Actor and Director American born on 10 june 1959 at Brooklyn (USA)

Timothy Van Patten

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Birth name Timothy Van Patten
Nationality USA
Birth 10 june 1959 (60 years) at Brooklyn (USA)
Awards Primetime Emmy Award, Writers Guild of America Award

Timothy "Tim" Van Patten (born June 10, 1959) is an American television director, actor, screenwriter, and producer. He has directed episodes of The Sopranos, The Wire, Deadwood, Boardwalk Empire, Rome, The Pacific, Game of Thrones, Ed, and Sex and the City. As an actor, he is perhaps best known for portraying Salami on The White Shadow. He also played the villainous teenager Peter Stegman in Class of 1984 and Max Keller on The Master.


Van Patten was born in Brooklyn, New York, and grew up in Massapequa, New York. He is the half-brother of Dick Van Patten and Joyce Van Patten, and the uncle of Vincent Van Patten and Talia Balsam. He graduated from Massapequa High School in 1977, in the same class as musician Brian Setzer and football player Brian Baldinger.

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Danny Bilson
Danny Bilson
(2 films)
Charles Band
Charles Band
(2 films)
Graham Yost
Graham Yost
(1 films)
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Filmography of Timothy Van Patten (6 films)

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Ghosthouse (1988)
, 1h35
Directed by Umberto Lenzi
Origin Italie
Genres Horror
Themes Ghost films, Zombie films
Actors Lara Wendel, Donald O'Brien, Mary Sellers, Timothy Van Patten
Roles Jim Dalen
Rating49% 2.457272.457272.457272.457272.45727
A group of unlikely companions receive a radio call leading to a deserted house with a grisly past. After exploring the house, the group makes the foolish decision to split up, leading to a trail of death and destruction as the house unleashes its deadly past. Along the way expect severed heads, exploding light bulbs, demonic clown dolls, and creepy children. The clown doll is the main evil force from the film; the director of a funeral home stole it out of a child's coffin to give to his own daughter, leading to angry spirits possessing both the girl and the clown doll.
The Wrong Guys, 1h26
Directed by Danny Bilson
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action
Actors Louie Anderson, Richard Lewis, Richard Belzer, Tim Thomerson, Brion James, Franklyn Ajaye
Rating50% 2.5106252.5106252.5106252.5106252.510625
Thirty years ago Louie Anderson was the leader of a group of Cub Scouts, Den 7: "The Owl Patrol", consisting of himself, neurotic Richard, ladies man Belz, smooth talking Franklin and surfer dude Tim. Although an accomplished troupe, they fail in their attempt to earn the coveted "Arrow of Light" badge by camping on Mount Whitehead, getting lost and having to call their mothers for help. They also face daily harassment from Glen and Mark Grunsky, two bullies that were kicked out of the den.
Catacombs (1988)
, 1h24
Directed by David Schmoeller
Origin USA
Genres Horror
Actors Timothy Van Patten, Ian Abercrombie, Vernon Dobtcheff, Feodor Chaliapin, Jr., David Schmoeller
Roles Father John Durham
Rating48% 2.4159852.4159852.4159852.4159852.415985
In the 17th century, an order of monks in Italy capture and entomb a demon that has possessed a member of their group. 400 years later, school teacher Elizabeth Magrino (Laura Schaefer) visits the monastery in order to do some research. What she and the current monks do not realize is that the evil hiding within the catacombs has unwittingly been released.
Zone Troopers, 1h28
Directed by Danny Bilson
Genres Science fiction, War, Action, Adventure, Horror
Themes Political films
Actors Tim Thomerson, Timothy Van Patten, Art LaFleur, Biff Maynard
Rating53% 2.6560052.6560052.6560052.6560052.656005
In Italy during World War II, an American military patrol discovers a spaceship that has crash-landed in the woods, along with its alien crew. A nearby Nazi unit also sends a patrol to investigate the crash and to capture the aliens if possible.
Class of 1984, 1h38
Directed by Mark L. Lester
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Horror, Crime
Themes L'adolescence, Films about education, Films about children, Films about music and musicians, Films about sexuality, Rape in fiction, Films set in the future, Musical films, Rape and revenge films, Films about school violence
Actors Perry King, Roddy McDowall, Timothy Van Patten, Michael J. Fox, Stefan Arngrim, Keith Knight
Roles Peter Stegman
Rating65% 3.2971253.2971253.2971253.2971253.297125
Andrew Norris is a newly hired music teacher at a troubled inner city school, where students have to pass through a metal detector due to problems with gangs, drugs, and violence.


The Pacific (TV miniseries), 9h
Directed by Carl Franklin, Timothy Van Patten, David Nutter, Tony To, Graham Yost, Jeremy Podeswa
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Action, Adventure, Historical
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Political films
Actors James Badge Dale, Jon Seda, Joseph Mazzello, Ashton Holmes, William Sadler, Jon Bernthal
Rating83% 4.1514154.1514154.1514154.1514154.151415
Suite à l'attaque de Pearl Harbor, le 7 décembre 1941, de jeunes américains pleins d'espoirs s'engagent dans l'armée pour défendre leur pays face à l'invasion japonaise. Ces soldats sont envoyés dans les îles du Pacifique où l'ennemi gagne du terrain. Ils n'ont aucune idée de l'enfer qui les attend. Les désillusions se mêlent vite à la peur, et la mort devient leur lot quotidien. Ce qu'ils vont vivre les changera à jamais. Suivez le parcours de trois marines américains - Robert Leckie, John Basilone et Eugene Sledge - au lendemain de l'attaque de Pearl Harbor jusqu'au retour à la maison des soldats après la capitulation japonaise.