So if you're looking for a personal "starter pack" of shows that twist and contort numerous television tropes until viewers are presented with something original and unique, here's a line-up to consider: Twin Peaks, Night Gallery, Alice, Portlandia, and Documentary Now!. Bill Hader and Fred Armisen in the Grey Gardens inspired an episode of Documentary Now![...]
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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 show from the 1990s that's the Scandinavian answer to Twin Peaks, will be getting a third and final season Von Trier will direct the five-episode season in 2021 The show was a heady combination of medical drama, soap opera, gothic horror, social satire, ghost story, political commentary, satanic[...]
That said, I am also thankful for some TV bullets I have dodged over the years and some I wish I could put a big bow on and regift to some other unexpecting soul (no judgments): Twin Peaks, How I Met Your Mother, Dragonball Z, Sword Art Online, and Darling in the Franxx. How I Met[...]
For the most part with new stories, you're likely going to get contemporary updates like Twin Peaks, Arrested Development, and The X-Files As a byproduct of their times, there's something that's just off when these past characters use contemporary tech when it wasn't available then like smartphones You also run into the issue of what keeps[...]
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[...]
This week's episode of Riverdale definitely brought the weirdness and had us questioning VHS culture, but Lynchian wasn't quite Lynch enough.
Either way, we're moving on and we suggest you join us as we look at an episode that's been a long time coming considering the entire tone and vibe of the series wouldn't exist if it wasn't for Twin Peaks On top of that, they've had "Shelly Johnson" (Madchen Amick) as part of their cast[...]
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[...]
Credit: Collider Games Twin Peaks is coming back once more, though this time not as a series. After the Showtime revival with a set of new episodes, Twin Peaks: The Return converted plenty of new fans David Lynch's seminal mystery show had a ton of new places to explore as well So the fact that an official[...]
While the pop culture community continues to mourn the passing of Oscar-nominated actor Robert Forster (El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, Twin Peaks: The Return), Apple TV+ revealed that the streamer is dedicating Forter's episode of Amazing Stories to the late actor with an "In memory of" card "Dynoman and The Volt" is Forster's last[...]
This year's New York Comic Con (NYCC) proved to be an eventful one for The CW's Riverdale – with special announcements, casting news, and exclusive footage – as well as the cast and executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa having fun discussing the past season's wild ride of storylines while teasing what fans can expect when Riverdale returns[...]
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[...]
Famed television actress Peggy Lipton, known for her iconic roles on television's ground-breaking series The Mod Squad and Twin Peaks, passed away at the age of 72 on Saturday Lipton was first diagnosed with and treated for colon cancer when she was 56, with doctors discovering a Stage III tunor during a routine colonoscopy. Showtime Rashida Jones[...]
'Doctor Who' Confidential [Part 3: Video Games, Books, Etc.]: Pop Culture's Secret Time Lords Exposed!
Bleeding Cool wraps up its three-part "expose" Doctor Who Confidential with a look at the “hidden Time Lords” living in our video games, books, and more!