Mulholland Drive (2001) | The Definitive Explanation

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  1. Hey, great explanation, but I noticed a certain person is not on the cast list – Naomi Watts!

    • Perhaps the biggest oversight of my career…ha. Thank you for letting me know! It’s now fixed.

      • Funny! Glad to help. Love this movie.

  2. It has been years, but my take on Mulholland Drive was that the old couple are torturers, puppet masters stringing dewey-eyed Betty in their sadistic dream world, purely for their own amusement, before destroying her. Call them demons, angels, monsters or fiends, certainly divine, they are ravenous creatures taking a side trip from the ethers to consume Betty and then move on.

    One thing that will always be true about Mulholland Drive… people will always be baffled and captured by it. Great writeup!

  3. I enjoyed reading your analysis of the film ‘Mulholland Drive’ and found it to be an interesting and thought-provoking read. Your explanation of the film’s themes, characters, and plot points was clear and concise, making it a great resource for anyone looking to gain a deeper understanding of this complex and enigmatic movie. Keep up the good work!

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