Twin Peaks Usenet Archive

Subject: Re: 3rd episode and Blue Velvet
From: (Sho Kuwamoto)
Date: 1990-04-23, 18:50
Reply-to: (Sho Kuwamoto)

In article <> (Cisco's Buddy) writes:
> >In article , writes...
> >} And what the hell was going on with the dialogue in that dream?????
> >} Why slow down normal English and then give us subtitles?

> >Because a lot of people wouldn't be able to understand the spoken dialog.
> >I'm not sure that I would've gotten all of it if not for the subtitles.

I loved the subtitles.  I think they made the whole scene.  I don't
know, but for me, it made the thing *stranger*, as if I were watching
a French movie where midgets were actually speaking distorted English
and saying this like, "Let's Rock!"  God, I don't think it would have
been nearly as good without the subtitles.

> >--- jayembee (Jerry Boyajian, DEC, "The Mill", Maynard, MA)

Ye gods.  Mr. Boyajian is here.  And here I was thinking that this
reminded me of the discussions of the Watchmen.  And yes, I'd like to
see a Watchmen miniseries directed by Lynch...  Perhaps a regular
show, but only for a season.

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