Why the Return of "Twin Peaks" Is Just Sanitized Weirdness

October 10, 2014 8:51 PM

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Why the Return of "Twin Peaks" Is Just Sanitized Weirdness

Fans of Twin Peaks -- a group in which I have never counted myself -- are rejoicing after it was announced just days ago that the series would return for a 9-episode run on Showtime. Filming is slated to begin in 2015, with a mid-2016 air date.

In a world of reboots, revivals, remakes, retreads and reunions, I'm starting to miss retirements. I can't rule out the possibility that the new Twin Peaks might be a ratings success, but with both co-creators (David Lynch & Mark Frost) of the original series back to write, it's hard to see how. To ...

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