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FWWM sequels

Postby dreamshake » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:25 pm

My understanding is DL planned on making two sequels to fwwm to complete the story. have any story details made it to the public? I know bob engels has spoken about possible season 3 ideas like the planet of creamed corn or sheriff truman driving backwards through corn fields to rescue cooper.
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Re: FWWM sequels

Postby Valaquen » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:42 pm

Don't quote me on this, but I'm sure I read somewhere, a long time ago, they were intended to explore Philip Jeffries and the Blue Rose unit. I think that's why Lynch included them in FWWM; he'd planned to take those threads and weave something larger. I suppose he eventually got to explore more of that in The Return (Jeffries, Judy, 'the Zone', etc.)
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Re: FWWM sequels

Postby dreamshake » Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:49 pm

I've remember that too but I can't find a source for it.
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Re: FWWM sequels

Postby AXX°N N. » Thu Jul 26, 2018 8:20 pm

I'm pretty sure this is a long-standing myth. While it's true that Engels has referred to 'multiple ideas for movies being teased out' I don't think the context was initially alluding to a trilogy, or multiple movies, just that there were ideas thrown out there and what ended up being made was FWWM. I've never been able to track down a source for the supposed series of movies that were planned--I don't think they ever were. The closest I got was Frank Silva saying that if FWWM did well (and it didn't) then more would probably be on the way. So it was more organic than the myth supposes.

I think the idea of a trilogy came because of misinterpreting Lynch receiving a CIBY three pictures deal. That happened around FWWM time, and it was a big news piece. But that wasn't that he was doing three TP pictures--what happened with that was that many years later Lost Highway was the first of those pictures, then the studio took back its contract, and Lynch had to sue them.
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Re: FWWM sequels

Postby Mr. Reindeer » Thu Jul 26, 2018 8:48 pm

According to Room to Dream, Ronnie Rocket was initially intended to be the first film on DKL’s three-picture deal with Ciby-2000. DKL ultimately decided to do FWWM instead, then Francis Bouygues passed away. They made LH as number 2, and then they tried to renege on the contract, leading to the lawsuit.
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Re: FWWM sequels

Postby AXX°N N. » Fri Jul 27, 2018 5:23 pm

Mr. Reindeer wrote:According to Room to Dream, Ronnie Rocket was initially intended to be the first film on DKL’s three-picture deal with Ciby-2000. DKL ultimately decided to do FWWM instead, then Francis Bouygues passed away. They made LH as number 2, and then they tried to renege on the contract, leading to the lawsuit.

Thanks again for the clarification! I gotta read Room to Dream soon. :)
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Re: FWWM sequels

Postby Mr. Reindeer » Fri Jul 27, 2018 6:49 pm

AXX°N N. wrote:
Mr. Reindeer wrote:According to Room to Dream, Ronnie Rocket was initially intended to be the first film on DKL’s three-picture deal with Ciby-2000. DKL ultimately decided to do FWWM instead, then Francis Bouygues passed away. They made LH as number 2, and then they tried to renege on the contract, leading to the lawsuit.

Thanks again for the clarification! I gotta read Room to Dream soon. :)


Definitely! BTW, as Bowisneski (and the Twin Peaks Unwrapped podcast) have uncovered, Lynch’s chapters in the text book and audiobook are entirely different beasts. While they cover much of the same material and anecdotes, the audiobook was done off the cuff rather than reading from the page...so the wording and details are often different, and he occasionally wanders off and talks about stories that aren’t in the book (or skips over stories that ARE in the book!).
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Re: FWWM sequels

Postby AXX°N N. » Fri Jul 27, 2018 7:19 pm

Mr. Reindeer wrote:
AXX°N N. wrote:
Mr. Reindeer wrote:According to Room to Dream, Ronnie Rocket was initially intended to be the first film on DKL’s three-picture deal with Ciby-2000. DKL ultimately decided to do FWWM instead, then Francis Bouygues passed away. They made LH as number 2, and then they tried to renege on the contract, leading to the lawsuit.

Thanks again for the clarification! I gotta read Room to Dream soon. :)


Definitely! BTW, as Bowisneski (and the Twin Peaks Unwrapped podcast) have uncovered, Lynch’s chapters in the text book and audiobook are entirely different beasts. While they cover much of the same material and anecdotes, the audiobook was done off the cuff rather than reading from the page...so the wording and details are often different, and he occasionally wanders off and talks about stories that aren’t in the book (or skips over stories that ARE in the book!).

Woah! :o Thank you for that. I was going to listen to the audiobook anyway, because Lynch has such a way of saying things, so I'm excited that I'll be getting a whole different experience than a recitation.
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Re: FWWM sequels

Postby dreamshake » Sat Jul 28, 2018 9:48 am

thanks for the answers yall. gotta pick up room to dream.

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