Casting alone saves TWIN PEAKS: FIRE WALK WITH ME, a "prequel" to David Lynch's cult TV series that finds the celebrated filmmaker at an uncharacteristically low ebb.
The ghost who haunted the series, Laura Palmer (Sheryl Lee), holds the spotlight here as a troubled teen leading a double life in the eponymous town. By day she's a top student hanging out with her innocent best friend Donna Hayward (Moira Kelly) and nice-guy boyfriend James Hurley (James
Marshall). By night, she's an overheated coke fiend carrying on a sleazy liaison with dope dealer Bobby Briggs (Dana Ashbrook). After dark, she trades in her pleated skirts and bobby sox for high heels and garter ...