Cast & Crew
A television movie recounting the childhood and adolescence of Norman Bates, the central character in the several "Psycho" films. Told through a series of flashbacks during a late-night radio talk show on the subject of matricide.
Bruce A. Block
Oscar Luis Costo
Michael E. Finn
Bruce L. Fowler
Vincent G Gonzales
Michael Z. Hanan
Joanne C Heidrich
H Allen Robinson Ii
John R Salemi
Gary D Walker
Amy Stephen Wilder
Mary Ellen Winston
Kim E Zimmerman
Aired in United States November 10, 1990
Released in United States on Video August 8, 1991
Released in United States on Video July 13, 1994
Shown at Cannes Film Festival (Restored Print & Soundtrack/Cannes Classics) May 12-23, 2010.
Shown at Radio City Film Festival sponsored by Univeral Pictures August 20-24, 1997.
Screenwriter Joseph Stefano wrote the screenplay for Hitchcock's 1960 film of "Psycho" from Robert Block's novel.
Janet Leigh, star of the 1960 "Psycho," directed by Alfred Hitchcock, hosted the original telecast of this sequel on Showtime.
Began shooting June 4, 1990.
Completed shooting July 1, 1990.
Anthony Perkins, who plays the adult Norman, was originally scheduled to direct.
Originally planned for a theatrical release by Universal Pictures.
Print restored and soundtrack restored/reconstructed by Universal Pictures and Audionamix in 2010.
Selected in 1992 for inclusion in the Library of Congress' National Film Registry.
Re-released in Zurich September 6, 1991.