Director DAVID LYNCH, who Mel brooks called "Jimmy Stewart from Mars Director DAVID LYNCH, who Mel brooks called "Jimmy Stewart from Mars." LYNCH is the director of "Eraserhead," "The Elephant Man," "Dune" and "Blue Velvet," all of which have received critical acclaim and attained cult status. He is also the creator of the popular but short-lived TV series, "Twin Peaks." LYNCH has published a book of photographs of his movies and his art, called "Images" (Hyperion).
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Director DAVID LYNCH, who Mel brooks called "Jimmy Stewart from Mars

Director DAVID LYNCH, who Mel brooks called "Jimmy Stewart from Mars

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Director DAVID LYNCH, who Mel brooks called "Jimmy Stewart from Mars." LYNCH is the director of "Eraserhead," "The Elephant Man," "Dune" and "Blue Velvet," all of which have received critical acclaim and attained cult status. He is also the creator of the popular but short-lived TV series, "Twin Peaks." LYNCH has published a book of photographs of his movies and his art, called "Images" (Hyperion).