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Bates Motel

Season 1 2013

  • 2013-03-19T02:00:00+00:00 on A&E
  • 43 mins
  • 7 hours, 4 mins (10 episodes)
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Mystery, Crime

After finding his father dead, teenager Norman Bates and his mother, Norma, purchase a motel and move to White Pine Bay in search of a new life, but they soon discover this idyllic seaside town hides some deadly secrets. Unable to trust anyone but each other, the two indulge in a deeply twisted relationship that raises the question: does mother really know best?

10 episodes

1x01 First You Dream, Then You Die

  • Series Premiere

    2013-03-19T02:00:00+00:00 — 43 mins

Widow Norma Bates and her shy teenage son, Norman, seek a fresh start in a coastal town filled with secrets; the arrival of an unexpected guest turns the Bates' lives upside down.

1x02 Nice Town You Picked, Norma...

  • 2013-03-26T02:00:00+00:00 — 42 mins

Dylan immediately begins causing trouble; the Bates are drawn into the secrets surrounding White Pine Bay.

1x03 What's Wrong with Norman

  • 2013-04-02T03:00:00+01:00 — 42 mins

Dylan learns there is more to his new job than he originally thought; Emma and Norman make a shocking discovery.

1x04 Trust Me

  • 2013-04-09T03:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Norma deals with distractions as her suspicions grow about certain town residents.

1x05 Ocean View

  • 2013-04-16T03:00:00+01:00 — 42 mins

Norma receives some much-needed help, while Norman desperately awaits his mother's return home; Emma and Norman follow more clues, leading to a big discovery.

1x06 The Truth

  • 2013-04-23T03:00:00+01:00 — 42 mins

Dylan asks Norman to move in with him; Norma warns Emma that some things are best kept to themselves.

1x07 The Man in Number 9

  • 2013-04-30T03:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

The Bates Motel welcomes its first guest; Norman learns that popular girls come with many complications.

1x08 A Boy and His Dog

  • 2013-05-07T03:00:00+01:00 — 42 mins

A mysterious stranger causes problems for Norma; Bradley is not happy when rumors spread at school; Dylan and Remo go on a fateful road trip; Norman takes up a grisly hobby.

1x09 Underwater

  • 2013-05-14T03:00:00+01:00 — 43 mins

Abernathy increases the pressure; Bradley and Dylan connect; Miss Watson encourages Norman's active imagination; Emma takes a trip.

1x10 Midnight

  • 2013-05-21T03:00:00+01:00 — 42 mins

Romero decides to take action; Norman brings Emma to the dance; Norman gets a ride home from Miss Watson.