Norman Bates returns for this prequel, once more having mommy trouble. This time around he is invited to share memories of mom with a radio talk show host, but the PSYCHO fears that he may kill again for his beloved is impregnated with his child and Norman cannot let another PSYCHO loose in the civilized world. Written by
You've met Norman... now meet mother.
Did You Know?
The scene where Norman rips the apple in half was improvised by Anthony Perkins
. In the script, Norman was originally supposed to take a butcher knife and slam it into the apple but Perkins felt that was too corny. See more
When Norman rips the apple apart with his hands, we see him take a bite & the apple is already brown. This wouldn't happen for several minutes. See more
No, Norman! No more blood.