After the discovery of Maddy's corpse, Cooper attempts to finally identify Laura's real killer using his visions as clues. The Bookhouse Boys and Major Briggs help out. Lucy tries to decide who the ...
The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of psychopathic criminals who have kidnapped her child.
After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.
The body of a young girl (Laura Palmer) is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into the heart of the surrounding woodland and his very own soul. Written by
The veterinarian investigated in season 1 is named Dr. Lydecker. The myna bird examined in the same season is named Waldo. A leading character in the film noir classic Laura (1944) is named Waldo Lydecker. See more »
There are some episodes that don't end with the usual Homecoming Queen photo of Laura Palmer and "Laura Palmer's Theme" in the credits: Episode 2 credits feature the Little Man from Another Place seen from above and dancing. Episode 8 features Gersten Hayward (Alicia Witt) playing the piano. Episode 14 shows Agent Cooper, the red curtains and the song "The World Spins" by Julee Cruise. Episode 18 features Ben Horne's old home movies seen in this same episode. Episode 29 features the coffee cup given to Cooper in the Red Room and Laura's face on it. See more »
An Extraordinary Production, Despite An Inferior Continuation After The Second Half Of The Second Season
Twin Peaks is known by its mysterious nature and weird set of
characters. It's one of the productions that changed our ways of
thinking about TV series. And just like anything we see on the screen,
it has its brilliant moments and not-so-brilliant ones.
In the first season and the first half of the second season, we make a
mystified journey in the town of Twin Peaks through a chain of strange
events and their consequences. Being introduced with exceptional
characters, we experience the towns atmosphere, inhabitants' life and
their twisted relationships. They're brought us almost in a cinematic
way. Not every puzzle is solved in a certain way, some instances remain
open to our perception. But everything is smooth.
Honestly I was a little disappointed after seeing the ninth and tenth
episode of the second season. The sense of mystery partially gives
place to artificiality and dullness. As some said earlier, it's like
(although certainly not) the concept reached it's limits and there
comes improvisation for the sake of entertainment. So expect to be
disturbed by pointless conversations, unnecessarily prolonged scenes
(especially when romance is involved), exaggeration, and lack of
connectivity. Feeling of compulsion may last till the last few episodes
of season two. And after that awaits the worse. As mentioned before,
last episode leaves everything hanging. It ends prematurely and leaves
a full sense of incompleteness, much like "Carnivale". But even
considering these, probably you'll still find Twin Peaks enjoyable.
Twin Peaks is a cult TV series that affected both TV and cinema
productions. Personally I like to watch one or two episodes time to
time just to feel the atmosphere of early '90s. I should add that the
music in Twin Peaks is enchanting. Angelo Badalamenti really did a
great job creating the unique score. But it's more than that. You'll
find mystery, symbolism, references and creativity in Twin Peaks. In
many ways Twin Peaks is an exceptional production and way ahead of it's
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