R | | Crime, Horror, Mystery
After twenty-two years of psychiatric care, Norman Bates attempts to return to a life of solitude, but the specters of his crimes - and his mother - continue to haunt him.
John Williams was originally suggested to compose the film.
Mother, oh God, Mother. Blood! Blood!
Judge: The basis of the staff report Norman Bates is judged returned to sanity and is ordered released at will.
When Mary and Norman are in the kitchen for the first time and Norman goes to sit, you can see camera movement in the upper glass cabinet.
Scenes of gore were shortened in the original theatrical version. However, the current Region 1 DVD includes all gore as well as some slightly longer scenes.
$8,310,244 5 June 1983