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Bates Motel Set to Revive Psycho Character For Final Season

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Bates Motel just concluded its fourth season on A&E and the first news coming from its fifth and final season is that the series will begin to merge timelines with the original Alfred Hitchcock classic Psycho. Coming into the fold will be Marion Crane originally played by Janet Leigh. Executive producer Carlton Cuse dropped this

Bates Motel Renewed For Two More Seasons by A&E

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A&E Network has ordered twenty episodes of the acclaimed drama series Bates Motel from Universal Television according to a press release. New episodes of the series, which stars Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore, will begin production later this year and will air over two seasons, starting in 2016. The press release does not specify if

LEGO Remake of Psycho Shower Scene

Janet Leigh: Psycho Shower Scene

YouTube channel Bricktease has released an amazing LEGO video of the iconic shower scene from Alfred Hitchcock’s classic slasher film “Psycho.” The shower scene featuring Janet Leigh is one of the most recognizable scenes from any horror movie. The attention to detail in this video is amazing. Check out the video by itself and then

Bates Motel: Season 2, Episode 1 Gone But Not Forgotten Review

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Norma’s anxiety builds as the bypass is ahead of schedule. Norman obsesses on Miss Watson’s death and Bradley’s search for father’s killer leads to extremes. Director: Tucker Gates Writers: Carlton Cuse (developed for television by), Kerry Ehrin (developed for television by) Stars: Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Max Thieriot AMC’s “Bates Motel” debut season was astounding,

Horror Movie Quotes: Psycho (1960)


Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho” is an amazing movie that uses Hitchcock’s unique ability to draw the audience in with the utmost suspense at every turn. In addition to the master of suspense at the helm, Anthony Perkins artfully played the lead Norman Bates as a true psycho. Throw in Janet Leigh and Vera Miles into the

Bates Motel Season 2 Gets Premiere Date

Bates Motel Season 2

A&E’s “Bates Motel” will re-open for business on  March 3, 2014. Norman (Freddie Highmore), Norma (Vera Farmiga), and Dylan (Max Thieriot) all return in the Psycho-prequel television series. Joining Highmore, Farmiga, Thieriot, and other regulars Olivia Cooke, Nicola Peltz and Nestor Carbonell in Season 2 are newcomers Kathleen Robertson, Rebecca Creskoff, Kenny Johnson, Paloma Kwiatkowski

First Image From Season 2 of Bates Motel

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Below, is the first image from the upcoming season 2 of “Bates Motel.” The image shows Norman (Freddie Highmore), Norma (Vera Farmiga), and Dylan (Max Thieriot) at Miss Watson’s funeral. As you’d expect, Highmore is keeping quiet about his role in his teacher’s death: “Who knows who killed her?” he teases the mag. Dig on

1987 Bates Motel Made-For-TV Movie Now on DVD

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The 1987 TV movie “Bates Motel” now has a DVD release. While it was not amazing, it was still a fun watch. “One of the most infamous murder locations in history re-opens under new management in the chilling “Bates Motel.” To Alex West (Bud Cort), Norman Bates was the father he never had. So after

Bates Motel Renewed For a Second Season by A&E

A&E’s Psycho prequel series, Bates Motel, has been renewed for a second season. The premiere of Bates Motel had 4.5 million total viewers and 2.5 million adults 25-54 and 18-49, based on Live+7 viewership, making it the most-watched original drama debut in the key demos in the network’s history. Said Bob DeBitetto, President and General

Bates Motel Delivers Big Numbers

Bates Motel delivered big numbers for A&E Monday night with 4.6 million viewers including 2.4 million in the coveted 18-49 age demographic. That’s the channel’s highest ever for that adult demo for a drama series premiere. We will see how the Psycho-inspired series holds up over the course of its 10-episode first season. I hope