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Out of the Blue: Dennis Hopper Cult Classic Gets US Theatrical Release
As the director and ringleader of the set, Hopper improvises his way into one of the most messed-up abusive dads and husbands in movies, only a few steps to the depraved Frank Booth in David Lynch's Blue Velvet 6 years later Then there's Manz Hopper rewrote the script around her personality, and the movie becomes a[...]
David Lynch’s Dune is Twin Peaks in Space!
Part of the hype is the revisionist opinion amongst critics that David Lynch's 1984 version was bad or didn't work, which is not true Nobody has also noticed that in hindsight, Lynch's version of Dune was an unintentional rehearsal for Twin Peaks, which would debut a few years later. Still from David Lynch's 1984 version of "Dune,"[...]
Dune 4K Limited Edition Blu-ray of Lynch Version COming From Arrow
Not the new version; no, the David Lynch classic from 1984 will be hitting 4K Blu-ray in both a standard version and a deluxe steel book edition Both versions of the set will come loaded with amazing special features, including updated audio and visuals, behind-the-scenes looks, VFX work behind-the-scenes docs, and so much more It[...]
Alan Moore’s The Show: Shout! Acquires North American Rights
Imagine a cross between David Lynch and Alan Bennett, and you're halfway there. Alan Moore and cast in Alan Moore's "The Show," Protagonist Pictures The North American deal was negotiated by Shout's Jordan Fields, vice president, acquisitions, and Steven Katz, vice president of business affairs, and Tom Chesover, international sales manager at Protagonist, on behalf of the[...]
The Kingdom and Twin Peaks: The Burden of Reviving Cult TV Shows (Images: TWDC/screencap)
This is oddly parallel to David Lynch bringing back Twin Peaks for a third season in 2017 after it ended its second season in 1991 Television is full of TV shows that got unceremoniously canceled before they reached their conclusion It's par for the course in the ruthless and fickle race for ratings Things have[...]
The Kingdom: Lars von Trier’s Cult TV Series Gets 3rd, Final Season
Von Trier had always been upfront about being influenced by David Lynch's Twin Peaks in the creation of the show. Still from "The Kingdom", Zentropa The cult show, set in a Copenhagen hospital that served as an allegory for Denmark, was originally released in Europe as two 4-episode seasons and then a five-hour movie in some territories,[...]
David Lynch Could Be Giving Us A New Netflix Series In 2021
Ever since David Lynch was spotted in the lobby of Netflix headquarters in 2018, the rumor mill ran like crazy At first, fans thought that what he visited for was talks about the short film he worked with them on called What Did Jack Do? But ever since the Lynch radar went off the charts after the recent issue[...]
14 New Images from Dune Show Off a Beautiful World
It was met with awe and warmness, but not everyone was impressed. Alejandro Jodorowsky, who tried to adapt the book in the late 70's and early 80's before David Lynch stepped in, had some, let's say, unkind words about the project In an interview with Le Point, he says this new film looks both "predictable" and[...]
James Gunn at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Ant-Man And The Wasp' held at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, USA on June 25, 2018. Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com
The whole system needs to stop rushing so much and refocus o the quality of the work, ala Universal, and how they changed course on the Dark Universe. Another question I found interesting, "Do you think David Lynch is right when he said the cinema is dying and arthouses are dead?" James Gunn: "Sort of[...]
A scene from Psych fifth season episode "Dual Spires", courtesy of NBCUniversal.
With a little more than 1-1/2 months to go (don't curse the messenger) James Roday's Shawn and Dulé Hill's Gus return, we've been getting caught up on what the cast's been up to when we stumbled on this little gem from Roday. A scene from Psych fifth season episode "Dual Spires", courtesy of NBCUniversal. Last month, the[...]
Archie and Betty go Lynchian on Riverdale, courtesy of The CW.
And if you refuse? Well, don't say I didn't warn you about spoilers. There were of course nods to filmmaker David Lynch in tonight's episode, with the title being used to describe things "both incredibly macabre and incredibly mundane." Aah, finally, something Riverdale does a tribute to that actually fits the town, characters, and story[...]
The students of Riverdale find things going Lynchian this week, courtesy of The CW.
The CW's Riverdale returns this week with an episode that pays respects to all things David Lynch, and we were so caught up with excitement that we thought the episode was actually running last week Of course, we're going to write it off as some shady dealings from The Black Lodge or our way of[...]
Archie and Betty are trying to figure things out on Riverdale, courtesy of The CW.
For The CW's Riverdale, an episode paying homage to all things David Lynch seems a long time coming, since the whole tone and vibe of the series wouldn't exist if it wasn't for the lasting impact of Twin Peaks On top of that, they've had "Shelly Johnson" (Madchen Amick) as part of their cast since[...]