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Air Date: March 18th, 2013

Network: A&E

Series Summary
Teenager Norman Bates and his widowed mother take a stab at starting over in a coastal town.

Rating: TV14

Genres: Horror, Drama, Suspense


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  • With an everything-but-the-kitchen-sink approach to storytelling that drags the focus away from the one relationship worth watching. Indeed, much of the credit for the show's kooky appeal falls solely to Farmiga. Show More

  • All in all, the stories about the town feel somewhat contrived, and the lead characters' arcs feel predictable, despite the texture the actors are occasionally able to give the material. Show More

  • The direction and writing are subtle but intriguing, like Highmore's innocent grin. Show More

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