References

  • When he was shooting the pilot episode, in the scene in which the mother of Laura has a vision of the hand that steals the Locket buried in the forest, Frank Silva decoration Assistant sneaked into the image, seeing his face reflected in a mirror in the room. The Assistant Director insisted that the decision was invalid. Lynch noted it through the viewfinder and said it was perfect, and it opted to join the cast of the series to Silva, Although I did not know very well what to do with it. Frank Silva, Of course, Bob plays.
  • David Lynch chose to subtitar the phrases of the actors in the Black Lodge for your better understanding.
  • In the opening credits of the series appears a poster giving the Welcome to Twin Peaks, whose population is estimated at 51.201 inhabitants. However, in the original script the city has 5.201 inhabitants. This is because that ABC asked the town of Twin Peaks to be increased by a factor of 10 times more, what ended up causing some unrealities in Twin Peaks, like for example that the city had not judge, When all cities with population of over to 50.000 people have it in the U.S., or that the hospital and school were quite limited.
  • When Twin Peaks, Fire walk with me, was in pre-production, Lynch called for all players who had spoken in the series. All were to have their moment in the film, and his scenes would help close the story of each one of them that had been in the air in the series. Once the filming, Lynch met with a close footage to the 4 hours, and the producers insisted that adjust it as far as possible to the normal length of a film. As a result of this, almost 90 minutes were eliminated from the final Assembly.
  • The protector and mentor of Laura in the aforementioned film is Waldo Lydecker, names that Lynch used to baptize the bird Waldo Lydecker veterinarian.
  • Manco man is a clear homage to the series the fugitive. In fact, Lynch decided to baptize the character in the same way, Phillip Michael Gerard.
  • The cousin of Laura, Madeleine, and the own Laura, they are identical, in fact are played by the same actress, Sheryl Lee, Although both differ in the colour of their hair, and James Hurley falls first one and after the memory to it that Madeleine, like James Stewart in Vertigo, the masterpiece of Alfred Hitckock.
  • When the agent Cooper and Ed Hurley, the husband of Nadine, visit Jack the one-eyed, they use the name of Barney and Fred, What are the original names of Peter and Paul English, from the flintstones.
  • When the agent Cooper uses the whistle in one of the early episodes of the series, It does humming the five notes of the main theme of the meetings in the third phase.
  • The soil of the Black Lodge is the same as the Henry in erasing head floor, also directed by Lynch.
  • The series makes many references to the film “Laura” of 1944:
    • Both have as a central reason the murder of a young girl named Laura, that is found dead at the beginning and view later in successive flashbacks.
    • A shrewd detective investigating both crimes.
    • Both Lauras kept a diary that had clues about the identity of the murderer.
    • The character of “Clifton Webb” in “Laura” It was called “Waldo Lydecker”. In the episode 4 of Twin Peaks, it is revealed that the only witness of the murder of Laura is a bird called “Waldo” which vet is called “Dr. Lydecker”.
  • Was a calendar of Twin Peaks in 1991 Hallmark refused to release due to the emergence of Sherilyn Fenn in PlayBoy.
  • In the office of the Sheriff Harry S. Truman had on the wall a wall of animal (buck in English), What is possibly a nod to the famous phrase of the former President of the United States Harry S. Truman (It was just like the Sheriff of Twin Peaks). This phrase was “The buck ’ s stops here” (translated something like “The ball stops here”, I mean, the last word the President has).
  • The number of prisoner of Hank Jennings was the 24601, It was he who had “Jean Valjean” in “Les miserables”.
  • The manco shoe salesman, called Gerard, It has the same name as the detective's “The fugitive” I was looking for to Richard Kimble, who in turn, looking for a manco man.
  • Never revealed who attacked Dr. Jacobi in the episode 7, but according to Mark Frost, It was the same person who killed Laura Palmer.
  • The character played by David Lynch, Gordon Cole, It was previously named in film “Sunset Boulevard”, of the year 1950, Sunset Boulevard is a major influence for David Lynch, fact that is reflected in his film Mulholland Drive runs there.
  • David Lynch and Mark Frost started working originally in a television adaptation of the biography of Marylin Monroe “Goddess”. When the project was discarded to not get the rights to the book, the project took a turn toward Twin Peaks, which includes many elements of ALS life of Marylin (especially the fact that Marylin died just after mentioning in his diary that he will tell the world the truth about the affair she had with an important and famous man (Ben Horne).
  • The series was originally called “Northwest Passage” (The Northwest Passage).
  • The character of Josie Packard was known initially as Giovanna “Jo” Pasqualini Packard, and it would be played by Isabella Rossellini, who had a romance with Lynch at the time.
  • The strange vocal effects used in the Black Lodge were accomplished by actors to learn those dialogues phonetically backwards (except the agent Cooper). Then the whole scene was mounted upside down to create an environment that beyond the earthly realm and give it a look more dreamlike sleep.
  • The character of Madeleine Ferguson was created because Lynch was so impressed with Sheryl Lee (Laura Palmer) He wanted that more time she appeared in the series, as one character more.
  • Photo of Laura Palmer is currently the photo of the recipient of the home of Sheryl Lee, the actress who portrayed her in the series.
  • Sheryl Lee will be performed by two characters (Laura Palmer and his cousin Madeleine Ferguson, a blonde and a brunette). In “Vertigo” (1958), Kim Novak also plays two characters (also a blonde and a brunette). One of those characters was called Madeleine, and habnia other characters (played by James Steward) It was called John Ferguson. Lynch mixed those two names to create the name of Madeleine Ferguson.
  • Kyle Maclachlan rejected that the character of Dale Cooper had a relationship with Audrie Horne, as it had originally, Since it was inappropriate that an honest FBI agent had an affair with a minor.
  • A few scenes that researching the relationship between James Hurley and his mother were shot, but finally they were not included in any episode.
  • To prevent that you could filter who was the killer of Laura Palmer, again it was filmed the scene of the murder of Maddy, This time with Ben Horne as his murderer. This scene was not finally included in any way in the series.
  • The pilot episode was originally shown as a television film of 2 hours of duration, but eventually became a series of 2 seasons. In the same way, There is a version for cinemas of the pilot chapter, released in Europe.
  • The series is set no. 20 the list of the 25 most important cult series of history.
  • The insurance agent who visits Catherine called Walter Neff, as well as the insurance agent that appeared in “Double Indemnity”, film of 1944, that is also called as well.
  • In Germany, the RTL canceled the broadcast after 20 episodes due to low viewership, Since his rival SAT1 made public the identity of the killer of Laura before even that was issued the first episode of the series.

 

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