TITLE

The TP furiku just love Rora Pama

AUTHOR(S)
Impoco, Jim
PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;8/24/92, Vol. 113 Issue 8, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the obsession the Japanese have with David Lynch's twisted and often abstruse television series about the murder of Laura Palmer and the bizarre characters of `Twin Peaks.' Hard-core fans of the director, known as `pika'; The amount of money the Japanese has spent on Twin Peaks videos; A `How to Enjoy Watching Twin Peaks' seminar; Books on the series; A tour of Snoqualmie, Wash., available to fans for $2,000; More.
ACCESSION #
9208240997

 

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