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  Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks also foreshadowed some of the serial killer cinema successes of the 1990s, such as Se7en and the Hannibal Lector series, with the initial examination of Laura’s body revealing a tiny typed letter ‘R’; inserted under her fingernail; a calling card of a serial killer.
In Twin Peaks, specifically the first series, Lynch tried to keep the surrealistic invasion to a minimum, but by the time of the movie, such control was clearly no longer applied – thus leaving his audiences once again on occasion utterly confused.
When she wins the Miss Twin Peaks contest, Windom Earle kidnaps her and takes her to the Black Lodge, the mystical extra-dimensional place in the woods that Bob happens to inhabit and of which the Red Room is apparently a part.
www.philipcoppens.com /twinpeaks.html   (2373 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Twin Peaks: Complete Season 1 [1990]: Twin Peaks: DVD
It is now about 12 years since "Twin Peaks" first hit our TV screens, and today it manages the strange feat of seeming to be, on the one hand, a classic of its time, and on the other hand, a still relevant and timeless piece of work.
Twin Peaks is sensibly paced, never rushing into anything, but slowly allowing the story to expand (rather than unraval) and introducing new twists at every turn.
Twin Peaks was, and remains, an artistic masterpiece and an example to follow.
www.amazon.co.uk /Twin-Peaks-Complete-Season-1/dp/B000071IYQ   (3115 words)

 Twin Peaks Fanlisting
Twin Peaks is one of the most original TV shows that has ever aired.
The point that I am trying to get to is that after the "chilhood traumas" I had to watch the show when I got older to see what was it that got me so hooked, that no matter if I saw nightmare or not I just had to see it when I was younger.
This is the fanlisting of Twin Peaks fans, this isn't just a listing it's also a place to find fellow fans from all around the world.
www.fivedegreesfromvenus.com /twinpeaks   (232 words)

 notcoming.com | A Guide to Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks single-handedly enabled this ill-renowned genre to branch out of the temporary mainstream and into the arena of art.
But as much as it plays on cinema history, Twin Peaks is a show in love with the traditions and limitations of the small screen, from Peyton Place to Dallas and Dynasty (both of which are lovingly parodied in Twin Peaks’ show-within-a-show, Invitation To Love), via The Twilight Zone and Dragnet.
And although the artistic impact of Twin Peaks may have been regrettably short lived – as evidenced by the failure of Mulholland Drive – its cultural iteration is at no risk of decelerating.
www.notcoming.com /twinpeaks/index2.php   (1671 words)

 Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks combined the strengths of both Frost and Lynch, featuring an extended cast of characters occupying a world not far removed from the sinister small town Lynch had explored in Blue Velvet.
Freed from some of the constraints of network standards and practices, Lynch's cinematic treatment of Twin Peaks was an even more violent, disturbing, and obsessive reading of the mythical community, and provided an interesting commentary and counter-point to the series as a whole.
"Twin Peaks as Post-Modernist Parody: David Lynch's Subversion of the British Detective Narrative." The Mid-Atlantic Almanac: The Journal of the Mid-Atlantic Popular/American Culture Association (Greencastle, Pennsylvania), 1992.
www.museum.tv /archives/etv/T/htmlT/twinpeaks/twinpeaks.htm   (1333 words)

 Movie-List: DVD: Twin Peaks - Fire Walk with Me
When the series, Twin Peaks, came out was when I bought a vcr--so not to miss an expisode, even greived when it went off the air.
I really didn't understand Twin Peaks when it aired on ABC but I followed the series because of the colors, the cinematography and the female cast and their cool outfits and maquillage.
In Twin Peaks tv show by necessity everything had to be innuendo and hints to appease tv censors.
www.movie-list.com /onvideo/shop.php?c=01&n=404276&i=B000056BP1&x=Twin_Peaks_Fire_Walk_with_Me   (1316 words)

 Bay Area Hiker: Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks is almost directly in the center of San Francisco.
The south peak is quieter, and is my choice location from which to watch the Blue Angels when they're in town.
Twin Peaks the morning after the storm to assess accumulations on the tallest surrounding peaks.
www.bahiker.com /sfhikes/twinpeaks.html   (1092 words)

 Twin Peaks DVD : TV Shows and Series on DVD | DVDDonkey.com
Premiered on April 8, 1990, Twin Peaks was launched in the tv as a monumental drama that aired on ABC from 1990�1991, that influenced numerous television series from Northern Exposure to The X-Files.
The show begins with Special Agent Dale Cooper of the FBI arriving in the small town of Twin Peaks, WA, to investigate the murder of a popular high school girl named Laura Palmer.
The Twin Peaks DVD is a collection of 11 DVDs in a box set, all episodes are organize from pilot to finale.
www.dvddonkey.com /movies/drama/Twin_Peaks.html   (303 words)

 Twin Peaks:  San Francisco BEST View
The lower portion of Twin Peaks has been developed into a residential community with colorful houses built into the hillside providing optimal views for their residents.
This undeveloped portion of Twin Peaks has been slated as a Natural Area, and is preserved by the Natural Areas Program (NAP), a division of the San Francisco Recreation and Parks department.
Most importantly, Twin Peaks is only one of three areas that provides a home to the endangered Mission Blue Butterfly.
www.sftravel.com /twinpeakssanfrancisco.html   (395 words)

 GORP - Twin Peaks Wilderness
The Twin Peaks Wilderness was established by Congress in 1984 with the passage of the Utah Wilderness Act.
The Twin Peaks Wilderness provides a spectacular backdrop for the Salt Lake Valley and is dominated by rugged terrain, narrow canyons and high peaks, including Twin Peaks, Superior Peak and Dromedary Peak.
The following acts are prohibited in the Twin Peaks Wilderness Area: Group sizes exceeding 10 persons for overnight use, camping within 200 feet of lakes, trails, or other sources of water, camping for a period of 3 days at an individual site, short-cutting a trail switchback, and disposing of garbage, debris, or other waste.
gorp.away.com /gorp/resource/us_wilderness_area/ut_twin.htm   (389 words)

 Bed and Breakfast Queenstown Accommodation - TWIN PEAKS
Twin Peaks provides unobstructed panoramic lake and mountain views.
Twin Peaks bed and breakfast accommodation Queenstown New Zealand.
Twin Peaks bedrooms open north facing onto a courtyard garden to capture the all-day sun.
www.twinpeaks.co.nz   (207 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Twin Peaks: Angelo Badalamenti: Music
The main themes, portraying the town of Twin Peaks itself, and murdered teenager Laura Palmer, alternate between a lush, decadent and world-weary poetry and a fairytale innocence.
Surely, everyone must have heard of the TV series Twin Peaks, and most will be aware of the huge impact it had on its premiere, ten years ago.
Twin Peaks is still unbeaten as the most absorbing, complicated, thought provoking and convoluted soap ever made, and has to be one of the most significant TV series of all time.
www.amazon.co.uk /Twin-Peaks-Angelo-Badalamenti/dp/B000002LMM   (734 words)

 Twin Peaks - TV.com
FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate the murder of this young woman in the small, Northwestern town of Twin Peaks.
Twin Peaks was created by TV veteran Mark Frost (Hill Street Blues) and edgy filmmaker David Lynch, Academy Award nominated director of The Elephant Man, Blue Velvet and Mulholland Dr.
Twin Peaks has a bit of everything, from murder-mystery to the paranormal.
www.tv.com /twin-peaks/show/1030/summary.html   (852 words)

 Twin Peaks : ENERGY STAR
Twin Peaks Charter Academy does not have the most energy-efficient systems by today's standards.
To our knowledge Twin Peaks Charter Academy is one of only three charter schools receiving the ENERGY STAR label.
This school is a testament that a building with operable windows does not necessarily contribute to excessive energy use and that you don't need the most efficient HVAC and lighting systems to have an energy-efficient building.
www.energystar.gov /index.cfm?fuseaction=labeled_buildings.showProfile&profile_id=2037   (546 words)

 Twin Peaks - TV - Non-Gaming - Discussion Forum /// Eurogamer
I am watching Twin Peaks, series 1, on DVD at the moment, not having seen it since it was on TV more than 10 years ago.
And about Twin Peaks - I read somewhere they plan to release two season 2 box sets as the second season is about 20 episodes long, I think.
I loved twin peaks, and watched it religiously when it was first on.
www.eurogamer.net /forum_thread_posts.php?thread_id=8828   (1263 words)

 Colorado Bicycle Racing - Longmont Criterium Classic - Twin Peaks Racing
Twin Peaks Racing lost a friend this past off-season.
Twin Peaks Racing's 2008 campaign is dedicated to our friend Chuck Bolden.
Twin Peaks Racing encourages you to compare the light weight and high performance of Williams wheel systems against anything else on the market.
www.twinpeaksracing.com   (372 words)

 twin-peaks on deviantART
Twin Peaks is created by David Lynch and Mark Frost and it is directed by Lynch.
Twin Peaks took fact and blended it seamlessly with fiction, so that it's not clear where one begins and the other ends.
Twin Peaks means a lot to me and being included in your community makes me feel as if that gum I like is coming back in style.
twin-peaks.deviantart.com   (959 words)

 Amazon.com: Twin Peaks - The First Season (Special Edition): Twin Peaks: Movies & TV
Twin Peaks devotees, who have kept the mystery alive on myriad Web sites, will jump at the chance to return to the spooky town that might just be the anti-Mayberry.
This series was a career peak for most of its eclectic ensemble cast, including Kyle MacLachlan as straight-arrow FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper, Michael Ontkean as local Sheriff Harry S. Truman, Sherilyn Fenn as bad girl Audrey Horne, Peggy Lipton as waitress Norma Jennings, and Catherine Coulson as the Log Lady.
Twin Peaks rates as one of the most singularly innovative additions to network telelvision.
www.amazon.com /Twin-Peaks-First-Season-Special/dp/B00005JKES   (1050 words)

Cooper was one of the many quirky who lived or passed through Twin Peaks; he had a habit of using his tape recorder to send reports to his never-seen secretary Diane; and enjoyed the "damn fine coffee" and cherry pie at the town's "Double-R Diner".
ABC may have felt the same way; Twin Peaks was renewed for the 1990-91 season, but the network moved it to one of the lowest-rated timeslots on television, Saturday nights at ten.
One element of Twin Peaks that was memorable was its hauntingly beautiful theme, "Waterfalls" (also known as the "Love Theme to 'Twin Peaks'"): it was written and composed by Angelo Badalamenti.
www.televisionheaven.co.uk /twinpeaks.htm   (1163 words)

 Twin Peaks Frame From Super Resolved Image
This image shows one frame from a super-resolved image of the left most peak of "Twin Peaks".
Twin Peaks are located southwest of the Mars Pathfinder landing site.
This image appears quite blurred, but when it is combined with 41 other images, the result is shown in image path024.htm.
www.solarviews.com /cap/path/path025.htm   (80 words)

 'Impossible' Twin Peaks On Mars
One mechanism on which some electrical theorists have speculated is the possibility that these elevated peaks became "lightning rods" for secondary strokes carving out craters on their summits.
Though he does not rule out the principle of a secondary discharge, he notes that many central peaks are not symmetrical, and that non-symmetry would give rise to misshapen arc-erosion of the central peak, rather than the neatly central hollows we see.
Thornhill envisions twin Birkeland filaments rotating "like a corkscrew about a center." Given this symmetry, the blast effects from the twin arcs will tend to cancel at the center, leaving a central spire relatively unscathed.
www.rense.com /general74/peaks.htm   (825 words)

Our friend Charles from In Twin Peaks has just announced a major expansion of his site to start in late summer.
In keeping with their openness to new musical directions, the album featured ‘Black Lodge’;, a collaboration with Twin Peaks composer Angelo Badalamenti, and the video for the single ‘Only’ featured none other than Frank Silva, known to Twin Peaks fans as the epitome of evil incarnate, Bob.
Twin Peaks Archive thanks Carel for a great chat and encourages everyone to check out his Spherical Panoramas here.
www.twinpeaksarchive.blogspot.com   (5349 words)

 www.twinpeaks.tv : The Official Twin Peaks Site
It was an incredible break from the standard of static television shows such as Miami Vice and Beverly Hills 90210 which provided two-dimensional entertainment; they lacked spontaneity with predictable plot lines and dull visual presentation.
Not surprisingly, the public reception of Twin Peaks was immense.
A television series blending humour, drama and the intelligent into a cosy and peculiar package of small-town settings and memorable characters, not to mention the memorable quotes which inevitably became legendary Twin Peaks references ("There's a fish in the percolator!").
www.cenedra.com /twinpeaksmain.htm   (265 words)

 twin peaks
At the top we have Twin Peaks, where the ineluctable core of the idea is yanked out and thrown in with its true company, the unexplained murder, the mentally half-sane, the inscrutable closed community with symbolic visitor (agent cooper), prostitution, shady investment practices, and the far east.
If Twin Peaks is about anything it is about messages, messages sent but not received, messages by phone, messages as clues, messages as dreams, messages as massages (one-eyed jacks).
The Twin Peaks finale: As I said before, once the supernatural is brought into play there is no choice but to leave things unexplained or otherwise your book, play, movie, TV show or whatever becomes very stupid.
www.plambeck.org /oldhtml/journal/twinpeaks   (1067 words)

 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992)
And, recently, Artisan released the first season of his cult TV show Twin Peaks to kudos and brisk sales.
Also, it is this early sequence which introduces Lil, the fluorescent clue-spouting mime — her character promises the same kind of quirky, dark comedy that Twin Peaks the series delivered, but it's comedy that doesn't really exist in Fire Walk with Me.
Twin Peaks' lighter tone would not have been appropriate for such a sad ending and most of the characters who don't figure into Fire Walk with Me were tangential to Laura's situation.
www.reel.com /movie.asp?MID=2066&PID=10098296&buy=open&Tab=reviews&CID=18   (895 words)

 Twin Peaks Trail Marathon
Twin Peaks is part of the SoCal Ultra Series.
Click here to be added to our email list and get updates for Twin Peaks 2008.
Visit the personal webpage of the artist who designed the innaugural Twin Peaks Tshirts and Finisher's medals.
www.twinpeakstrailmarathon.com   (593 words)

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