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Psycho II
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Anthony Perkins

Anthony Perkins

Norman Bates
Vera Miles

Vera Miles

Lila Loomis
Meg Tilly

Meg Tilly

Mary Loomis
Robert Loggia

Robert Loggia

Dr. Bill Raymond
Dennis Franz

Dennis Franz

Warren Toomey
Hugh Gillin

Hugh Gillin

Sheriff John Hunt
Claudia Bryar

Claudia Bryar

Mrs. Emma Spool
Robert Alan Browne

Robert Alan Browne

Ralph Statler


Written by
Tom Holland

Tom Holland

(written by)
Robert Bloch

Robert Bloch

(characters)


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Has far more value than you expect

6 months, 1 week ago at Oct 6 7:52
5 votes
"Just, don't let them take me back to the institution."

It's one thing to create a sequel to an unremarkable blockbuster like The Fast and the Furious, but it's something else entirely to attempt a follow-up to one of the most legendary, acclaimed movies of all time. For all intents and purposes, Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho didn't need a sequel; it's in the same league as films like L... read more

Irrelevant sequel...

4 years, 2 months ago at Jan 24 21:51
5 votes
Psycho II is a fairly good sequel to the classic thriller Psycho. It is a sequel that is basically the first film all over again because Norman plays the innocent and "mother" kills. The only difference is that we know that Norman is the killer whereas we didn't in the first film. Psycho II is the sequel of a classic that not many people seem to fully appreciate. No, it isn't good and it isn't bad... read more
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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.
Release date: 3 June 1983
UPC: 018713810342
Horror (7), 1983 (7), Thriller (6), Sequel (4), Mystery (4), Slasher (3), 1980s (3), Motel (2), Shower (2), Macabre (1), Horrifying (1), Hotel (1), Series 2nd (1), (1), Spooky (1), Morbid (1), Alarming (1), Strange (1), Disturbed (1), Bloodcurdling (1)
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""It's 22 years later, and Norman Bates is finally coming home." "Norman Bates is back. Coming home was a bad mistake!" "Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the shower!" "The Bates Hotel Is Back In Business!""


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"First viewing - Oct. 31st jaytoast's thoughts Xanadon't's thoughts First off, Psycho never needed a sequel. It's a perfect film as it is & at the end of it there's nothing else left to explore. That said, this sequel is pretty good provided you can get over how unnecessary it is. The cast does an excellent job, the suspense is handled well, the story is decent, and the soundtrack is pretty good. On the downside, most of the effects aren't very well done & look cheesy as a result. Also the film"


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" Day 24: Favorite horror movie sequel Psycho II While I did like Jaws II, another horror movie that I am one of the few fans of, I am picking Psycho II because it dared to make a sequel to the greatest horror movie of all time and turned out to be a surpisingly well written, thought out and well acted film."


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the giraffe voted for a review of Psycho II 6 months, 1 week ago

“"Just, don't let them take me back to the institution." It's one thing to create a sequel to an unremarkable blockbuster like The Fast and the Furi”

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“"Just, don't let them take me back to the institution." It's one thing to create a sequel to an unremarkable blockbuster like The Fast and the Furi”

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“"Just, don't let them take me back to the institution." It's one thing to create a sequel to an unremarkable blockbuster like The Fast and the Furi”

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“"Just, don't let them take me back to the institution." It's one thing to create a sequel to an unremarkable blockbuster like The Fast and the Furi”

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“"Just, don't let them take me back to the institution." It's one thing to create a sequel to an unremarkable blockbuster like The Fast and the Furi”

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Has far more value than you expect

“"Just, don't let them take me back to the institution."

It's one thing to create a sequel to an unremarkable blockbuster like The Fast and the Furious, but it's something else entirely to attempt a follow-up to one of the most legendary, acclaimed movies of all time. For all intents and purposes, Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho didn't need a sequel; it's in the same league as films like Lawrence of Arabia, hence a follow-up sounds like madness, especially one released 23 years after the 1960 original. Robert Bloch, who wrote the Psycho novel on which Hitchcock's film is based, actually penned his own sequel novel in 1982, prompting Universal to pursue their own follow-up. Psycho II was apparently planned to be a television movie with Christopher Walken as Norman Bates, but Anthony Perk” read more

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"Release Date - June 3rd, 1983 Box Office Gross - $34,725,000 Watched June 23rd - My DVD collection - Rewatch "I don't know, but if Norman Bates is crazy, there are a whole lot of people around here runnin' him a close second." - Sheriff John Hunt Psycho II did the impossible by daring to make a sequel to Psycho, which is considered to be the best horror movie ever made, and it ended up being an excellent movie of its own. I remember watching it in the theater when it came out and the audien"


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"Though far from a worthy successor to the original (but why make impossible demands?) the film clearly could have been much worse. - Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader It is a craftsman-like piece of filmmaking with a suitably flaky performance by Perkins, but it isn't really a sequel to Psycho. It continues the story, but not the spell. - Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times"


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"January 24, 2013 Still an interesting atmosphere, quite scary and surprising, but it was no longer the same as 'Psycho' by Alfred Hitchcock. After all, I've been waiting in suspense for the development of events, so in general would rate this as a good movie and I look forward to what will happen in the third part."


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"viewed: January 24, 2013 Still an interesting atmosphere, quite scary and surprising, but it was no longer the same as 'Psycho' by Alfred Hitchcock. After all, I've been waiting in suspense for the development of events, so in general would rate this as a good movie and I look forward to what will happen in the third part."


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" This really is one of the better horror films of the 80s. Unfortunately the film gets a bad rap for the obvious reason that it's a sequel to Hitchcock's legendary film. I mean, we all know what a blasphemous exercise that is, right? Yes, well I'll take this over legions of the slasher-film knock-offs and holiday themed horror movies that the rest of the decade offered. Psycho II is just the right amount classy and just the right amount provocative and dangerous. Taken on its own terms, it's "


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