Bates Motel – Season 4 (2016)

When his father dies, Norman Bates and his mother open a hotel. But Norman’s precarious mental state drives them down a dark and violent path. “Bates Motel” is a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film “Psycho,” and gives a portrayal of how Norman Bates’ (Freddie Highmore) psyche unravels through his teenage years. Fans discover the dark, twisted backstory of Norman Bates and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma (Vera Farmiga), truly is. Norma’s anxiety builds as the bypass is ahead of schedule. Norman obsesses on Miss Watson’s death and Bradley’s search for father’s killer leads to extremes. In too deep, Bradley turns to Norman for help. Norma vies for Norman’s attention by having him join a play. Dylan is cautious of a new member. Norma is disappointed to learn that she didn’t get a part in the community play. She makes a new friend however in Christine Heldens who was supposed to direct the play but quit when Norma didn’t get the lead. She invites Norma to a party and is introduced to new people including Christine’s brother George. She also meets Nick who tells her he too is against the bypass. With Bradley Martin now believed to have committed suicide, Emma organizes a memorial at the beach but things don’t quite go as planned. Norma is shattered when her brother Caleb appears unannounced. …

Bates Motel (2013–2017)

45 min|Drama, Horror, Mystery|18 Mar 2013
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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.