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Twin Peaks: Jan D’Arcy Reflects Returning as Sylvia for 2017 Revival
The actress played Sylvia Horne on the original Mark Frost and David Lynch-created series on ABC when it premiered in 1990, appearing in three of the 30 episodes and made her return for two in Showtime's revival in 2017 While promoting her romantic comedy The Sound of Violet, D'Arcy spoke to Bleeding Cool about her[...]
Immortality is a Game and the Best Movie and TV Series of 2022
Each movie is shot in the style of their era: 1960s Eurotrash-arthouse exploitation,1970s psychological thrillers (explicitly referencing Klute but also pulling the plot from Basic Instinct, 1990s Cinemax-style exploitation thrillers with a vague feminist edge… and David Lynch. Promo art for Immortality, courtesy of Half Mermaid Productions. Immortality can get tedious You, the player, comb through the[...]
Gerry Duggan to Launch Substack Comics Too, But First a Book of Photos
It's a globe-spanning experience that provides a peek behind the curtain in Hollywood, and behind the scenes in comic books." Photos include those of Patton Oswalt, Meredith Salinger, Matt Oswalt, Sarah Silverman, Brian Posehn, Bob Odenkirk, Weird Al Yankovic, Tom Lennon, Jon Hamm, Brian Michael Bendis, Jason Aaron, Rick Remender, Clint Eastwood, David Lynch, Martin[...]
Irma Vep Was the First Femme Fatale in Movies, Led to Catwoman
David Lynch has done it throughout his entire career, culminating in Twin Peaks: The Return Love him or hate him, Michael Bay is another one Irma Vep is that rare instance of an entire TV series presenting the mindscape of its writer-director It is unmistakably a work by Olivier Assayas. Both the 1996 movie and 2022[...]
The Fablemans: David Lynch Joins Cast Of Steven Spielberg Film
Not much is ever revealed about what David Lynch is involved in or set to work on, but we're getting word now on his involvement in the cast of Steven Spielberg's upcoming film The Fablemans. David Lynch, photo by Sasha Kargaltsev / licensed under CC BY 2.0 The semi-autobiographical drama, The Fablemans, is set to be loosely based on[...]
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[...]
This first image from Dune features Timothée Chalamet as Paul Atrides.
Nor have I seen the original film by David Lynch I will not pretend as I do not wish to insult the dedicated fans of this property But going into this film blind is do exciting I am going to hold off on reading the novel or watching the Lynch film until after I see[...]
“Dune”: 1984 Star Kyle MacLachlan Talks 2020 Remake
Actor Kyle MacLachlan and director/writer David Lynch have a long history together working on classics like Twin Peaks, Blue Velvet, and Dune With interest peaking in nostalgia, MacLachlan and Lynch got to work together again in 2017's Twin Peaks revival series and Dune is being adapted for the big screen again for 2020 and television[...]
The Unoffical “Twin Peaks” Video Game is Available in English Now
Back in 1998, Twin Peaks fans at Human Entertainment created a video game heavily inspired by David Lynch's groundbreaking TV series That game, called Mizzurna Falls, takes more cues from Lynch than any other Twin Peaks-inspired game, including Alan Wake, Deadly Premonition, or Silent Hill. However, the game has always been inaccessible to most Western Peaks fans because it was only ever released on[...]
Peggy Lipton, Star of 'Twin Peaks' and 'Mod Squad,' Passes Away, Age 72
Lipton would go on to the role of Double R Diner waitress Norma Jennings in David Lynch's Twin Peaks for ABC from 1990 to 1991; and in spinoff movie Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me in 1992 She would reprise the role once again in 2017 with Showtime's Twin Peaks: The Return (with Norma now[...]
David Lynch Pens Response Letter to Donald Trump
Filmmaker David Lynch is trying to clarify a thing or two Yeah, we know, not really something the auteur is usually known for with his creative endeavors, but this time it's important. David Lynch, photo by Sasha Kargaltsev / CC BY 2.0 In a letter posted to his official Facebook page, Lynch clarified his previous comment about[...]
David Lynch on Showtime Series: "The Pilot – the Original Pilot – Is Twin Peaks, and This One Here Is Twin Peaks"
Credit: Suzanne Tenner/Showtime With the networks and streaming services wrapping up their 2019 Emmy Awards "For Your Consideration" events, writer/director David Lynch sat down for an intensely intimate and informative interview Over the course of his time speaking with Deadline Hollywood, the co-creative force behind Showtime's Twin Peaks: The Return finally answered a number of the[...]
David Lynch Offers Deeper Insight into Twin Peaks Ending: "This Is the Ending"
Credit: Suzanne Tenner/SHOWTIME If we're to believe the words of David Lynch – and there aren't a lot in his answer to interpret – then it looks like Cooper (Kyle MacLachlan) and "Laura's" (Sheryl Lee) spiraling "Crisis on Infinite Twin Peaks" courtesy of "Judy" won't be getting a resolution any time soon Appearing with MacLachlan and Laura Dern[...]
Denis Villeneuve
(I myself still love David Lynch's version, and so does Villeneuve) Denis said way back in November of 2016 that his version wouldn't be like Lynch's, and would be more like the book. "David Lynch did an adaptation in the '80s that has some very strong qualities I mean, David Lynch is one of the best filmmakers alive,[...]
The Weekly Static Interviews: Patrick Fischler of Happy! and Twin Peaks
Earlier this year, we were treated to his turn as Las Vegas executive Duncan Todd in David Lynch and  Mark Frost's return to Twin Peaks for Showtime, and Fischler is currently stalking our screens as sociopathic mob enforcer Smoothie in Syfy's series adaptation of Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson's graphic novel Happy!. Credit: Showtime Fischler was kind enough to take[...]