This film is based on, but not in sequence with, the Psycho films. After the death of Norman Bates, a man who befriended him in the institution inherits the motel. In keeping with Norman's wishes, he tries to fix up the place and make it a respectable motel. Written by
Jon Acello <JonAcello@AOL.COM>
You can check in but you can't check out of The Bates Motel!
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Did You Know?
called actor Anthony Perkins
when he was cast as Alex West, seeking advice on how to prepare for the film. Perkins told him to get into shape by doing push ups. See more
Look, if you don't mind me asking. What's a fella like you doing with a postcard from the old Bates Motel?
Spun-off from Psycho
Where or When
Written by Richard Rodgers
& Lorenz Hart
Performed by Dion DiMucci
(as Dion) & The Belmonts See more