loader from loading.io

Episode 34: Maura McHugh on Twin Peaks

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

Release Date: 09/17/2017

Episode 108: Lovecraft Country show art Episode 108: Lovecraft Country

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

Stevie and Emmet discuss HBO's Lovecraft Country.

info_outline
Episode 107: Scream Queen show art Episode 107: Scream Queen

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

Stevie and Emmet review the Mark Patton documentary 'Scream, Queen! My Nightmare on Elm Street'

info_outline
Episode 106: Faster, more Furious show art Episode 106: Faster, more Furious

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

So as it becoming custom, we open this episode with an apology for the delay in posting! 2020 has been...eventful. And we are now living in country Victoria after escaping Melbourne's COVID-lockdown.  In a funk of post-move fatigue, we binged five Fast & Furious movies.  Turns out we have a lot to say about these films, from Vin Diesel's self-insert fantasy of an indomitable and virile hero-figure, to Lucas Black aging ten years in a scene, James Wan's prominence in Australian cinema and that bloody plane runway in Fast & Furious 6. , featuring a story by Emmet O'Cuana and...

info_outline
Episode 105: Bad Education and Battlestar Galactica show art Episode 105: Bad Education and Battlestar Galactica

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

We follow up on the Emmy-nominated HBO series Bad Education and revisit Battlestar Galactica.

info_outline
Episode 104: Talking about The Emmys show art Episode 104: Talking about The Emmys

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

We talk about Schitt's Creek, Succession and Watchmen, all up for Emmy awards.

info_outline
Episode 103: Dragon Age 2 w/ Aimee Hart show art Episode 103: Dragon Age 2 w/ Aimee Hart

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

Aimee Hart from Gayming Magazine joins Emmet to discuss all things Dragon Age

info_outline
Episode 102: Fire Saga and Eurovision show art Episode 102: Fire Saga and Eurovision

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

Stevie and Emmet review the latest Will Ferrell vehicle Eurovision Song Contest: The story of Fire Saga

info_outline
Episode 101: Cooked History show art Episode 101: Cooked History

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

Emmet interviews Craig Cormick and Harold Ludwick on their book On A Barbarous Coast.

info_outline
Episode 100: High Fidelities show art Episode 100: High Fidelities

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

Stevie and Emmet mark episode 100 by reviewing Hulu's adaptation of High Fidelity starring Zoe Kravitz.

info_outline
Special review episode: Monos show art Special review episode: Monos

The Hopscotch Friday Podcast

Neevon Mohtaji gives a - belated, thanks to COVID-19, review of Monos

info_outline
 
More Episodes

Twin Peaks The Return on Showtime inspired a resurgence of interest in the cult 90's classic television show. Finally fans would get answers to questions like "Where's Annie?" and what happened to "the good Cooper"....or maybe not. 

Twin Peaks The Return cast

This week's interviewee, writer Maura McHugh, has a new book out on the film prequel Twin Peaks Fire Walk With Me. Famously booed after its premiere at Cannes, the story of Laura Palmer's last days has become an unexpected cornerstone of the overall series - and The Return. 

Twin Peaks Fire Walk With Me by Maura McHugh

In this episode Maura McHugh discusses her interest in Fire Walk With Me, the highs and lows of the new season - including controversial casting choices and Kyle MacLachlan's performance as Dougie Jones - David Lynch's fascination with what lies beneath the surface of polite society - and what does it all mean in the end.