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Season 3, Episodes 17-18 – The finale of Twin Peaks ends much like the original series did, leaving the ending open to both interpretation and revisiting. Many questions are left unanswered, and new mysteries are presented as Cooper alters the Twin Peaks timeline and enters into another.
Season 3, Episode 16 – The sleeper has awoken on Twin Peaks! Richard and Evil Cooper have a father/son outing that doesn’t go well, and Diane reveals her true nature to Gordon, Albert, and Tammy. Audrey finally makes it to the Roadhouse, or does she?
Season 3, Episode 15 – Twin Peaks bids a touching farewell to the Log Lady, Evil Cooper trudges through a dream labyrinth to see Philip Jeffries in order to find out who Judy is, and Ed and Norma finally find their way into each other’s arms after all these years.
Season 3, Episode 14 – Truman, Bobby, Hawk, and Andy follow Major Briggs directions and find someone who may be the key to helping Cooper. It’s someone we’ve seen before. Sarah Palmer has a dark secret inside of her that comes out when she gets agitated at a bar. Both of these things will definitely have a role in the endgame of Twin Peaks.
Season 3, Episode 13 – Cooper/Dougie unwittingly uncovers a huge conspiracy on Twin Peaks, and Anthony is going to testify against the ringleaders. Evil Cooper finally gets the coordinates he needs after an unlikely arm-wrestling match, and there are a lot of men in Twin Peaks yearning for lost love.
Season 3, Episode 12 – Despite the long awaited return of Audrey Horne, and the deeper insight into the Blue Rose Project, Part 12 of Twin Peaks feels like it’s treading water. All indications seem to point to a final confrontation in the town of Twin Peaks, but first Cooper needs to wake out of his stupor.
Season 3, Episode 11 – Fire and Electricity play a huge part in the mythos of Twin Peaks, and we are close to learning the similarities and significance of the two. Becky’s father is revealed after she goes off of the deep end, and a cherry pie saves Cooper’s life.
Season 3, Episode 10 – In Part 10 of Twin Peaks Janey E finds true love again with Dougie/Cooper, but time is running out for them as forces align to take Dougie down. Richard Horne is on the verge of being caught for the hit and run incident, and does everything in his power to cover his crime up. Will Laura Palmer make a triumphant return from the dead?
Season 3, Episode 9 – The ninth episode of Twin Peaks focuses on Major Briggs and Cooper, as three sets of investigative trios each work the case from different angles. Has the key to waking Cooper out of his clouded Dougie persona been revealed, and has Briggs had it all this time?
Season 3, Episode 8 – Twin Peaks returns with a confoundingly beautiful episode that features one of the most experimental sequences ever witnessed on television, very little dialogue, a performance by Nine Inch Nails, and perhaps the birth of true evil into the world. It’s an episode open to interpretation, but it’s also a feast of nightmare images to haunt us until next week.
Season 3, Episode 7 – Part seven of Twin Peaks is the most accessible episode to date, as the show really begins to hit its stride. There are a lot more questions to be asked once Hawk has found the missing pages of Laura’s diary, and both Evil Cooper and Dougie have big moments that change the momentum of their story.
Season 3, Episode 6 – The mysteries and violence deepen in this episode of Twin Peaks as Hawk finds what he’s looking for and Cooper gets a warning from the one armed man. Janey cleans up Dougie’s mess and shows she’s tougher than she appears, but will she and Sonny Boy end up casualties to the threat on Dougie’s life?
Season 3, Episode 5 – Like most of the season of Twin Peaks so far, episode five gives us some answers, while at the same time leaving us scratching our heads. Cooper continues to live as Dougie, walking in a daze, as little by little things come back to him. Evil Cooper appears to have a hand in every nefarious thing going on. Major Briggs’ fingerprints keep showing up at crime scenes, does this mean he isn’t really dead?
Season 3, Episodes 3-4 – Episode three of Twin Peaks introduces the third doppelganger of Agent Cooper, a guy named Dougie Jones. The real Cooper finally makes it out of the Black Lodge, but there’s something wrong with him, and Gordon and Albert have an unsettling visit with the Evil Cooper in a federal prison.
Season 3, Episodes 1-2 – Twenty-five years after going off of the air with a huge cliffhanger, Twin Peaks is back. The series broadens its mystery by introducing a slew of new characters before winding its way back to the town and the characters we’ve missed so much. Lynch and Frost have created a much darker series where patient viewing is rewarded.