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Reflections An Oral History of Twin Peaks

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Now this was eally interesting Composed almost entirely of uotes from the cast Crew And Television Executives and television executives h I love eading this book and learning the behind the scenes story of TWIN PEAKS This book is done similarly to CRYSTAL LAKE MEMORIES in that it follows a Das überforderte Gehirn: Mit Steinzeitwerkzeug in der Hightech-Welt roughly chronological narrative and is made up of many many interviews from people directly involved in the pr There s a lot of interesting material here For anyone interested in the production history of Twin Peaks this is a mustead because it has so many interviews and behind the scenes facts from cast crew and NETWORK EXECUTIVES THAT TO MY KNOWLEDGE executives that to my knowledge never been published altogether before Dukes does a particularly great job of explaining all of the complexities and choices that led to the show s short lifespanMy biggest issue with the book is that there doesn t seem to be much hyme or eason to what s included other than these are the parts of Twin Peaks history that Brad Dukes finds most interesting The focus is a bit scattered at times and as much time is spent talking about Frank Silva s strange turn as Killer BOB as is spent discussing the LucyAndyDick love triangle And don t get me wrong I LOVE the LucyAndyDick love triangle But in the bro. Reflections An Oral History of Twin Peaks examines David Lynch and Mark Frost’s legendary television series that aired on the ABC network from 1990 91 As the mystery of “Who Killed Laura Palmer” played out on television sets across the world another com. Ad perspective of the show are those stories truly eually I don T Think SoI Also Found think soI found very strange that in the two pages that Dukes devotes to Fire Walk With Me he almost exclusively features uotes from people who had nothing to do with the film I don t Ivy Vines Visions really care what Sherilyn Fenn thinks about FWWM I care what Sheryl Lee thinks of it How do you not include uotes from the star of the film when she s a vocal presence elsewhere and has gone onecord many times about the film It s a strange choice that I don t Mein Plan zur Rettung der unsichtbaren Freundin von nebenan really understandAll that said it s a very entertainingead I think I d get out of a collection
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critical essays but as oral history there s a lot here that s interesting and valuable and the context it provides is terrific I m always interesting in Home: The Story of Everyone Who Ever Lived in Our House reading about this show and there are some tidbits here that were unexpected and uite interesting I heard the author discuss it on a podcast where he admitted to not being a fan of Twin Peaks Fire Walk with Me That s fine But to not include perspective on it for this book is a tragic shortcoming The author spends significant time with some of the mostegrettable and forgettable moments from the series I didn t need that much from Wendy Robie or Kimmy. Pelling drama was unfolding in the everyday lives of the show’s cast and crew Twenty five years later Reflections goes behind the curtain of Twin Peaks and documents the series’ unlikely beginnings widespread success and peculiar collapse Featuring first. RobertsonAlso there are major players from the series who are missing without any significant explanation Peggy Lipton Everett McGill Lara Flynn Boyle and Michael J Anderson to name a few Anderson is particularly curious since he has granted many interviews in Chicken Licken recent months and The Man From Another Place is so iconic to the seriesAnother shortcoming is its lack of critical perspective I m hoping next year selease Wrapped in Plastic is satisfying and useful as a eference and as something that digs deeper into the phenomenon and the influential nature of the entire world of Twin Peaks Twin Peaks Coming mere months before Lynch and Frost announced the phoenix like eturn of this cult TV show in 2016 this book is a treasure trove of memories Dukes speaks to a large number of the creative minds behind Twin Peaks with only Lynch himself absent from the crew side and only a few notable names side and only a few notable names Lara Flynn Boyle and Heather Graham absent from the cast Some of the memories are scathing others distant and very simple in their praise Many fall in between Mindfulness for Black Dogs Blue Days: Finding a Path Through Depression revealing as much about the individuals as their thoughts on the show Well wortheading for any fan of the show particularly As The Are the interviewees are open I highly Koshka's Tales: Stories from Russia recommen. Hand accounts from series cocreator Frost and cast members including Kyle MacLachlan Joan Chen Sherilyn Fenn Piper Laurie Michael Ontkean Ray Wise Billy Zane and many – Reflections explores the magic and mystiue of a true television phenomenon Twin Pea.