Bates motel 20 2017 bates motel is the television adaptation of the 1960 alfred hitchcock directed film psycho. It has its issues without question, but its an enjoyable watch overall. Seeking a fresh start after her husbands tragic death, norma bates buys a motel on the outskirts of an idyllic coastal town. Feb 20, 2017 bates motel could not exist without psycho, but soon it could feel like the other way around. They both have 12 rooms, but the office is laid out differently. Norman was his usual polite self, showing the weary traveler her room where she looked at the shower, and offered to make her a ham sandwich, which she ended up eating in the back room with the stuffed birds. Part of the brilliance within kerry ehrins deep exploration of alfred hitchcocks.
Mar 27, 2017 bates motel fans react to rihannas marion and a reimagined psycho shower scene by kit bowen march 27, 2017 comments after five seasons building up to alfred hitchcocks classic psycho moment, the bates motel episode marion was finally here, showing us what happens when marion crane rihanna meets norman freddie highmore. The fifth and final season picks up almost two years after season 4. Jan 09, 2017 from writersexecutive producers kerry ehrin and carlton cuse, bates motel season 5 picks up almost two years after the death of mother and finds norman, a grown man now, living a double life. The scene calls directly back to a similar moment in the movie. This season focuses on the evolution of the bates family. A contemporary prequel to psycho, giving a portrayal of how norman bates psyche unravels through his teenage years, and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, norma, truly is. Need a new mystery to get lost in now that youve checked out of the bates motel. Bates motel has finally caught up with psycho, and its glorious vox.
The psycho prologue understands the one thing every prequel needs to remember. A contemporary prequel to psycho, giving a portrayal of how norman bates psyche unravels through his teenage years, and how deeply intricate his. Feb 20, 2017 the bates motel on tv and in the movie may look similar, but they have a couple differences designwise. Jul 22, 2016 for rihanna, meanwhile, bates motel marks her biggest scripted acting role to date. Bates motel was a prequel to blochs novel and hitchcocks movie which took a modern spin on the tale and put freddie highmore as the role of a younger norman bates, but he was no more sane than the other versions. Feb 22, 2020 hitchcock adapted his 1960 hit movie from robert blochs 1959 novel. Bates motel season 3 offers more of the dark, twisted backstory of norman bates and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, norma, truly is. Bates motel the complete series dvd 2017 upc 1929030707 for. Inspired by alfred hitchcocks psycho, bates motel is a contemporary exploration of the. It was indeed a rainy night when marion pulled up to the bates motel with a suitcase full of embezzled cash. Bates motel s final season brings the franchise full circle, with a satisfyingly creepy conclusion to the trials and tribulations of norman bates.
Vera farmiga norma louise bates 60 episodes 202017 keegan connor. Created by anthony cipriano, carlton cuse, kerry ehrin. Dylan massett is the maternal halfbrothercousin of norman bates and the son of norma bates, conceived from incestuous acts forced upon her by her brother caleb calhoun. The scene calls directly back to a similar moment in the movie tension rises for. Bates motel internet movie firearms database guns in. I just was thinking of that cops face from the movie and how intimidating he is when he looks in the window. Fan favorite and emmynominated actress vera farmiga returns for double duty as executive producer while also reprising her role as.
After five seasons, numerous deaths and a dark decent into madness, the. With vera farmiga, freddie highmore, max thieriot, nicola peltz. In the aftermath of her husbands death, norma bates and her teen son move to a tiny town in coastal oregon, where they buy a roadside motel. Bates motel the complete series dvd 2017 upc 1929030707. Bates motel tv series 20 2017 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Season 5 of bates motel premiered on february 20, 2017. Under that breastplate of being tough, hes a nice person. Bates motel is a 1987 american madefortelevision drama horror film and a spinoff of the psycho film series produced by ken topolsky, written and directed by richard rothstein, and starring bud cort, lori petty, moses gunn, gregg henry, jason bateman, and kerrie keane. From writersexecutive producers kerry ehrin and carlton cuse, bates motel season 5 picks up almost two years after the death of mother and finds norman, a grown man now, living a double life. Emmynominated actress vera farmiga returns for double duty as executive producer while also reprising her role as mother who is very much alive and well but only in the twisted, complicated mind of norman bates played by freddie highmore. Bates motel, though it was never going to rival its original counterpart psycho is one of my alltime favourite films, is a pretty fun modern prequel to the film.
Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of of bates motel with exclusive news, photos, videos and more at. Its a prequel series to a movie that managed to both honor the atmosphere of that movie and create its own world, which is pretty astonishing. Bates motel season 5 premiere date 2017 release date. Bates motel has finally caught up with psycho, and its. What would psycho look like in 2017 and starring rihanna. And norman is determined to gain some kind of control over his own mind. Norman learns who he can rely on as he attempts to protect his secrets.
Discover a world of gods and monsters, and watch a sneak peek of our partners new movie, the mummy, in theaters this summer. Apr 21, 2017 as bates motel prepares to close its doors for good, emmy voters should recognize one of the main elements that has made the show such an addictive ride from start to finish. Bates motel has finally caught up with psycho, and its glorious the psycho prologue understands the one thing every prequel needs to remember. Series 5 brings things full circle providing resolution to the characters from the show while also catching. Freddie highmore talks to variety about the series finale of bates motel. As bates motel prepares to close its doors for good, emmy voters should recognize one of the main elements that has made the. With nestor carbonell, olivia cooke, carlton cuse, kerry ehrin. The relationship between 17yearold norman bates freddie highmore and his mother norma vera farmiga is explored in this contemporary prequel to the movie. Bates motel is an american dramathriller television series developed by carlton cuse, kerry ehrin, and anthony cipriano.
Bates motel could not exist without psycho, but soon it could feel like the other way around. Although hitchcocks movie may have not been popular among critics initially, it certainly spawned a legacy in which the bates motel could live on. Dylan is an edgy outsider in the normanorman tea party. Hes a lost soul who finds himself drifting back into the troubled lives of his mother and brother. Bates motel series finale explained hollywood reporter. Nov 25, 2017 what would psycho look like in 2017 and starring rihanna. Mar 05, 2017 bates motel has finally caught up with psycho, and its glorious the psycho prologue understands the one thing every prequel needs to remember. Shot three times in the chest and once in the throat.
Despite being a paramount pictures film, psycho turned to universal pictures, with whom hitchcock. Bates motel is a drama series about a mother and her son who own a motel. The film premiered as part of nbc monday night at the movies on july 5, 1987. In the alfred hitchcock movie, norman batess mother didnt say much. With vera farmiga, freddie highmore, max thieriot, olivia cooke. Norma finds strength to really look at the truth about her son for the first time. Bates motel is the television adaptation of the 1960 alfred hitchcockdirected film psycho. Here norma is a living, breathing helicopter mom, possessive and quietly. A cold dose of reality didnt sit well with norman, so.
First of all, it is one of those rare spinoff that works, it bucks the trend, but thats not saying. Grammy award winner and series super fan rihanna checks in to play the role of marion crane, putting a newly reimagined spin on the. Set several years prior to the events of the film, the series followed a young norman bates freddie highmore as he tries to deal with a mental illness while living with his mother norma vera farmiga. Vehicle used a lot by a main character or for a long time. Both the book and movie set psycho in the fictional town of fairvale, ca, with the bates motel around 20 miles away via the old highway.
It all takes a turn when we get to know more about the son. Norman tries to keep up appearances despite a troubling discovery. Bates motel is an american psychological horror drama television series that aired from march 18, 20 to april 24, 2017. Bates motel anthony cipriano, carlton cuse and kerry ehrin, it took these names to recreate the hitchcockian legacy, balancing the fame and art, it is tv horror something that hasnt quite cultivated as it has in cinematic life among the best. For rihanna, meanwhile, bates motel marks her biggest scripted acting role to date. A replica of the original bates motel set from the film psycho was built on location at approximately 1054 272nd street.399 1552 898 1301 1195 63 1081 537 155 596 1343 343 1484 28 981 1435 1019 1262 1278 1391 1122 418 1006 1154 1427 1379 329 1126 1473 422 70 708 759 1051 40 590 83 1210 316 455 833 845 1024 482 661 98 644 1352