Anthony Perkins makes his directorial debut as well as starring in the role for which he will forever be remembered. Beginning one month after the end of PSYCHO II, this film introduces Norman to the blonde Maureen Coyle (Diana Scarwid), a pretty young novice who is looking for some sign
from above that God exists. Having left the convent, Maureen arrives at the Bates Motel. Unfortunately, not only does she have the same initials as of one of Norman's victims (M.C.--Marion Crane), she also looks a bit like her. Norman tries to keep himself under control, fighting with his memory
of the murdered Marion. He discusses the problem with Mother, who is still propped up a...