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Twin Peaks: A Limited Event Series Arriving December 5, Blu-ray and DVD Releases to Include 18-Part Series and a Wealth of Exclusive Special Features







Nicole Yavasile




The most groundbreaking TV series ever”

-Rolling Stone

Arriving December 5, Blu-ray and DVD Releases to Include
18-Part Series and a Wealth of Exclusive Special Features


The stars turn and a time presents itself…”


HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (November 13, 2017) – Hailed as “ uncompromising work of art” (Entertainment Weekly), TWIN PEAKS: A LIMITED EVENT SERIES will arrive December 5 as multi-disc Blu-ray and DVD collections from Showtime Networks, CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution. Both collections include all eighteen (18) parts of the acclaimed SHOWTIME limited event series directed entirely by four-time Oscar® nominee David Lynch, plus over six (6) hours of special features which take fans behind the red curtain for an up-close, exclusive look at the making of “the best show on TV” (Vulture). Over eighty (80) minutes of additional behind-the-scenes content will be available exclusively on the Blu-ray release.


Appearing on both the Blu-ray and DVD collections, IMPRESSIONS: A Journey Behind the Scenes of Twin Peaks is a series of ten (10), approximately thirty (30) minute films directed by longtime Lynch documentarian and friend Jason S.
Interview Project), who was given unparalleled access to document the making of the series. Each of these ten (10) films capture the triumphs and tribulations of a master director and true artist at work. The collections also include Phenomenon, a three-part featurette in which series cast and crew join artists, musicians and creative personalities to reflect on the enduring legacy of Twin Peaks; the Twin Peaks panel at San Diego Comic-Con® 2017, moderated by Damon Lindelof (The Leftovers, Lost) and featuring Lynch’s on-camera introduction; series promos produced by Lynch for SHOWTIME, as well as one for in-cinema play; a grouping of all eighteen (18) different Rancho Rosa (the series’ production company) logos from the top of each part; and a behind-the-scenes photo gallery. Lastly, through seamless branching, both Part 1 and 2, and 3 and 4 of the series are included individually, as well as in combined feature-length presentations, as they were originally shown on Showtime in the U.S.


For fans who want the definitive version of TWIN PEAKS: A LIMITED EVENT SERIES, the Blu-ray, featuring deluxe packaging, will contain three additional behind-the-scenes films. The independent filmmaker, photographer and Twin Peaks’ Ben Horne - Richard Beymer - directed two compelling featurettes, Behind the Red Curtain and I Had Bad Milk in Dehradun, that follow Lynch and company as they shoot in the Red Room. In A Very Lovely Dream: One Week in Twin Peaks, filmmaker Charles DeLauzirika, who has produced and directed numerous featurettes for previous Twin Peaks home entertainment products, documents a week on the set when the cast returned to Snoqualmie and North Bend locations from the original series 25 years later.


Starring Golden Globe® winner Kyle MacLachlan (Blue Velvet, Dune), the SHOWTIME 18-part series picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town were stunned by the shocking murder of their homecoming queen Laura Palmer.

TWIN PEAKS is written and executive produced by series creators Mark Frost and David Lynch, and is executive produced by Sabrina S. Sutherland.




The special feature breakdown is as follows:


  • IMPRESSIONS: A Journey Behind the Scenes of Twin Peaks

    • The Man with the Grey Elevated Hair (29:40)

    • Tell it Martin (29:08)

    • Two Blue Balls (24:14)

    • The Number of Completion (29:17)

    • Bad Binoculars (28:08)

    • See You on the Other Side Dear Friend (30:00)

    • Do Not Pick Up Hitchhikers (26:44)

    • A Bloody Finger in Your Mouth (26:49)

    • The Polish Accountant (28:05)

    • A Pot of Boiling Oil (38:32)

  • Phenomenon

    • Part 1: Creation (4:40)

    • Part 2: Life After Death (4:50)

    • Part 3: Renaissance (4:50)

  • Behind-the-scenes Photo Gallery

  • Rancho Rosa Logos (2:25)

  • San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Twin Peaks Panel (61:26)

  • David Lynch Produced Promos

    • Piano (1:02)

    • Donut (:32)

    • Woods (:32)

    • People (:32)

    • Places (:32)

    • Albert (1:02)

    • In – cinema (1:32)



  • A Very Lovely Dream: One Week in Twin Peaks (27:09)

  • Behind the Red Curtain (29:17)

  • I Had Bad Milk in Dehradun (28:11)


CBS Home Entertainment manages the worldwide DVD and Blu-ray businesses for the CBS Corporation across all lines of content including current hits and classic series from the vast CBS library, as well as new releases from Showtime Networks.  CBS Home Entertainment products are released on the CBS DVD and CBS Blu-ray labels.  


Paramount Home Media Distribution (PHMD) is part of Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a major global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment.  PPC is a unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), home to premier global media brands that create compelling television programs, motion pictures, short-form content, apps, games, consumer products, social media experiences and other entertainment content for audiences in more than 180 countries.  The PHMD division oversees PPC’s home entertainment and transactional digital distribution activities worldwide. The division is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of home entertainment content on behalf of Paramount Pictures, Paramount Animation, Paramount Vantage, Paramount Classics, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and CBS and applicable licensing and servicing of certain DreamWorks Animation titles.  PHMD additionally manages global licensing of studio content and transactional distribution across worldwide digital distribution platforms including online, mobile and portable devices and emerging technologies. 


Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CBS Corporation, owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL and FLIX®, and also offers SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL ON DEMAND and FLIX ON DEMAND®, and the network's authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. Showtime Digital Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of SNI, operates the stand-alone streaming service SHOWTIME®. SHOWTIME is currently available to subscribers via cable, DBS and telco providers, and as a stand-alone streaming service through Apple®, Roku®, Amazon, Google, Xbox One and Samsung. Consumers can also subscribe to SHOWTIME via Hulu, YouTube TV, Sling TV, DirecTV Now, Sony PlayStation Vue and Amazon Channels. SNI also manages Smithsonian Networks, a joint venture between SNI and the Smithsonian Institution, which offers Smithsonian Channel, and offers Smithsonian Earththrough SN Digital LLC. SNI markets and distributes sports and entertainment events for exhibition to subscribers on a pay-per-view basis through SHOWTIME PPV. For more information, go to


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Street Date: December 5, 2017

Catalog #: 59194130000

Runtime: 1,030 minutes

U.S. Rating: N/A

CAN Rating: 14A



Street Date: December 5, 2017

Catalog #: 59194132000

Runtime: 1,030 minutes

U.S. Rating: N/A

CAN Rating: 14A