R | | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A young female embezzler arrives at the Bates Motel, which has terrible secrets of its own.
Although the original motel exterior from Psycho (1960) had long since been demolished, the exterior motel set seen in this remake was originally constructed for Psycho II (1983). However, the house was a new set constructed directly in front of the old house on the backlot at ... ...
Samuel 'Sam' Loomis:
You never did eat your lunch, did you?
Marion Crane: I better get back to the office. These extended lunch hours give my boss excess acid.
Samuel 'Sam' Loomis: Why don't you call your boss and tell him you're taking the rest of the afternoon off? Its Friday, anyway - and hot.
Marion Crane: What do...
The helicopter carrying the camera is visible on the mirrored windows of the first building in the opening shot.
The logo for Imagine Inc. drips in blood instead of water.
$10,031,850 (USA) (6 December 1998)