Scream Factory shows Mick Garris Some Love When PSYCHO IV: THE BEGINNING Hits DVD/Bluray This August!!

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AMC’s Bates Motel has done a hell of a job giving viewers a fresh, new take on the horror classic PSYCHO and it’s sometimes protagonist/antagonist, Norman Bates. A lot of newer fans of the series have voiced their opinions on how interesting it is to see the genesis of why Norman became what he eventually […]

Two Promos & A Featurette For BATES MOTEL Season 2!

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In preparation for the second season of BATES MOTEL, A&E has whipped up a couple of promos that teases what the deranged family has been up to. Also, our pals over at Shock Till You Drop got an exclusive featurette that shows a look behind the scenes, all of which you can watch below! BATES […]

BATES MOTEL To Re-Open For Season Two In 2014!

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I flaked out of finishing Season 1 of BATES MOTEL (I’ll be fixing that soon thanks to the just released Blu-ray!), but what little I saw I extremely liked. Vera Farmiga and Freddie Highmore are perfectly cast as the iconic mother and son. Farmiga’s Norma finely straddles the line of seductive & deranged, and seeing […]

First Look At Norman & Mother In A&E’s THE BATES MOTEL!

A&E’s new series THE BATES MOTEL, a modern retelling of the prequel story that lead up to the events in PSYCHO is currently well underway in production for the 10 episode first season. And now, we finally have our first look at the new young Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) and his infamous “mother” Norma Bates […]

Meet The New Norman Bates in A&E’s THE BATES MOTEL!

With production gearing up for the first season’s worth of 10 episodes for A&E’s upcoming series THE BATES MOTEL, the casting news is coming at us fast and furiously! A little while back, we heard that Vera Farmiga (ORPHAN, THE DEPARTED) would be playing the modern interpretation of “Mother” aka Norma Bates. Now, on top […]

THE BATES MOTEL TV Series Finds It’s “Mother”!

There have been many attempts over the years to bring back Norman Bates and the iconic Bates Motel, but it looks like we finally have a brand new series to look forward to courtesy of A&E early next year and it’ll premiere with a 10 episode first season. It looks like the series has officially […]

Norman Bates Is Back! A&E Orders First Season of THE BATES MOTEL!

This is it! Norman Bates and “mother” are back! As someone who spent the better part of 3 years researching every aspect of the PSYCHO movies for THE PSYCHO LEGACY documentary, I’m not only thrilled by the upcoming film HITCHCOCK, which chronicles the making of PSYCHO, but now comes confirmed news of a brand new […]

Is This The End Of The PSYCHO House & The Bates Motel? Not Quite.

While on my lunch break from work today, I jumped on-line to do my usual social network site surfing and caught a flurry of posts claiming that the legendary PSYCHO house and neighboring Bates Motel on the Universal Studios Hollywood backlot were facing potential demolition. Could it be? After all these years, is Universal finally […]