Twin Peaks (1990–1991)
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Episode #2.2 

Agent Cooper receives unwanted help and unwelcome news, and Audrey gets into deeper trouble.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Sheriff Harry S. Truman
Shelly Johnson (as Madchen Amick)
Bobby Briggs
Benjamin Horne
Dr. Will Hayward
Norma Jennings
Big Ed Hurley (credit only)
Pete Martell (credit only)
Lucy Moran
Leland Palmer
Jocelyn Packard (credit only)


Still investigating Cooper's shooting, Albert Rosenfield tells Cooper that his former partner and mentor, Windom Earle, has escaped from an insane asylum and may come after him. Meanwhile, Donna meets the mysterious Mrs. Tremond and her weird grandson on Laura meals-on-wheels route who direct Donna to the home of Harold Smith who was a special friend of Laura's. Ronnette Pulaski awakens from her coma, but is not responsive. With Catherine missing and presumed dead, Ben and Jerry Horne debate destroying the sawmill ledgers, while Leland apparently ruins the business deal with the Icelandic businessmen by letting the slip about the sawmill fire. Andy angrily tells Lucy that he's sterile and wants an explanation why she's pregnant. Bobby persuades Shelly not to press domestic abuse charges at the brain-damaged Leo so they can take care of him and live off the insurance money. At One-Eyed Jacks, Audrey blows her cover when she interrogates Emmory Battis and learns how Laura came to work ... Written by Anonymous

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Release Date:

6 October 1990 (USA)  »

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


Austin Jack Lynch: The little boy who is practicing "magic" is played by David Lynch's son and is made up to look like a small version of the director. See more »


Audrey Horne: Wait. One more question. Did Laura know that my father owned it?
Emory Battis: Owned what?
Audrey Horne: One-Eyed Jacks! Did she know that he was the owner the whole time she worked here?
Emory Battis: I don't know. I never asked, and she never asked.
[Audrey strangles Emory harder with the cord]
Emory Battis: [gagging] AHHH! Yes... I guess... probably she did. Laura was a wild girl. She always got what she wanted... just like you Miss Horne. Just like you.
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References Jaws (1975) See more »


Twin Peaks Theme (Instrumental)
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Yes--The Surreal Deal
5 June 2017 | by See all my reviews

Cooper continues his quest, though he has been absorbed into a kind of netherworld. He finds the second of the giant's prophecies to be presented to him. Meanwhile, Leo continues in his coma while a second comatose patient continues to be manic over her visions. There are some really interesting scenes. One is Audrey attacking the guy who has been connecting with young women through the perfume counter. She is, however, trapped at One Eyed Jack's. That note sits just out of sight, under his bed at the motel. There are other strange goings on involving someone who lives next to Donna's Meals on Wheels customer, who is also bizarre and has a ten year old accomplice who is a magician. There is also the first sign that aliens may be involved in everything. Finally, there is this strange scene as the girls sing along with James as he plays a weird song on his electric guitar. We see Donna go into a fit of jealousy. There are some jump out scenes as well.

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