Synopsis The Scratchy Electricity Sound We here this full, scratchy electric sound a number of times throughout the new season. It's clearly part of Lynch's audiovisual code-- a tool to help guide us through the narrative of TPTR. Hypothesis The scratchy electricity sound is a signifier of Lodge-Creature related activity: When it's being played, … Continue reading What is the Significance of the Scratchy Electricity Sound? What about the Utility Poles?
Feature Image via the tremendouswallpapers.com Synopsis It seems out of character that Mr. C, who goes to great lengths to remain hidden to authorities, would stage Ruth and Major Briggs. Why not just dispose of the bodies? And why stage Briggs body when he knows it would get so much attention from the FBI and … Continue reading Mr. C’s Plan For the Blue Rose Task Force
Synopsis During Season 3, one of Mr. C's driving motivations is acquiring a set of coordinates. These coordinates seem to be key to acquiring his interest, the shape on the Ace of Spades. Hypothesis During his travels, he gets ahold of four sets-- one from Ray, one from Diane-Tulpa, one from Jeffries, and one from … Continue reading The Locations of Mr. C’s Coordinates
Synopsis The Black Box in Argentina is one of the most mysterious objects in Twin Peaks: The Return. It is terse and unreadable, and implodes into a black rock before we can even begin to figure out what it's about. Hypothesis What follows is the function and role of the Black Box in the Twin … Continue reading The Beeping Argentina Box: What It is, and Its Purpose
Synopsis For most of Season 3, Agent Cooper wanders somnambulantly through Las Vegas as Dougie, Mr. C's late Tulpa. Despite multiple coordinated assassination attempts on his life, Dougie-Cooper effortlessly wins friends, money, and loyalty from his would-be enemies. The question is, who was out to get him that whole time, and why? Hypothesis Mr. C was … Continue reading Mr. C Set Up Multiple Hits on Dougie-Coop
Synopsis Richard Horne is a mysterious character in The Return. Implacably evil, he carries a chip on his shoulder, resentful that other criminals would consider him cut from a different cloth. With Audrey's fate unknown, and his origin story never revealed onscreen, it's unclear how he fits into the Twin Peaks universe. Hypothesis Mr. C … Continue reading Mr. C Raped Audrey, and Richard is His Son
Synopsis In every episode in season 3, there is at least one scene that takes place inside the Roadhouse, Twin Peaks' notorious bar. Each of those scenes is set up by one of three establishing shots: a close up of the neon Bang/Bang sign, a shot of the bang/bang reflection in a puddle, or a … Continue reading The Intro Shots to the Roadhouse Are All One Scene
Synopsis The Mauve Tower is the nexus of the Fireman's power, and his stronghold. We see him there in episodes 1, 8, 14, and 17. Additionally, we have other locations, such as Naido's Palace, and Phillip Jeffries' room, in the Mauve Tower as well. The Waiting Room seems to be tied to Glastonbury Grove in … Continue reading Connecting The Mauve Tower to The Great Northern Hotel