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Norman Bates is back again running his "quiet" little motel a month after the events in Psycho II. Norman meets three new people, one being a beautiful young nun with whom his budding relationship is beginning to make his "Mother" jealous. He also hires a young man in need of a job to take care of the motel. A snooping reporter is showing interest in Norman's case. What will these new friends do for Norman? Written by nxvaeh

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Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the shower! See more »


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Actress Katt Shea got the part of Patsy because she read her lines to a bush outside at the audition. See more »

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When Norman makes his beeline to Duke's cabin in search of his mother, it is still daylight (albeit cloudy and gloomy) A moment later when Norman opens the door, it is dark outside. See more »

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Maureen Coyle: There is no God!
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good suspense
20 July 1999 | by (anaheim, ca) – See all my reviews

My fave of the series, this one has a bit more going on than last time. There's also a lot of throwbacks to the original, like Leigh look-a-like Scarwid getting Perkins all aroused, Maxwell investigating Perkins kind of like Balsam in the first, and a stabbing scene very similar to the infamous shower one, with the exception being this times its in a phone booth. This entrys a little more routine than part 2's, with that being a whodunnit. Here, you know whodunnit and basically the characters are more interesting than the story. You wouldn't know Perkins directed with it looking pretty much like any movie youve ever seen with capable photography. And as in the classic part 1, he has it end with his wacko grin glaring up at us. Of course.


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