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Bates Motel “Unconscious” 

[Warning: Spoilers for tonight’s season finale.] One of the things that’s always intrigued me in the way scenes are blocked is whether and how characters physically touch each other. Y’all know that was one of my nits about Hell on Wheels and the arc with Ruth and Bohannon. In tonight’s Bates…

Bates Motel “Crazy” 

Annnnd, we’re back to Bates Motel making me really nauseous. Seriously, y’all, if in whatever realm of closure we get next week, Dylan doesn’t survive it, or we don’t know for sure, I will RAGE.

Bates Motel Preview: “Crazy” 

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] We have two episodes left and no renewal yet, y’all. I do not like that. So, last week, I didn’t do a full recap because the episode felt like a stage-setter for whatever we’re about to dive into.

Bates Motel Preview: “The Pit” 

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Seriously, y’all. We only have three episode left and no renewal. I do not like this. In the closing moments of “The Last Supper,” Norman followed up a perfectly lovely family dinner by leering at his mother while she slept. This cannot end well.

Bates Motel “The Last Supper” 

I need us to find out NOW that we’re getting a fourth season of Bates Motel, because three seasons in, I haven’t had enough of these people. Putting that on the table right now. And I’m super grateful that the show has stayed a Monday night staple for three years….

Bates Motel Preview: “The Last Supper” 

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] My first reaction when I saw the promo pics for tonight’s new Bates Motel episode, “The Last Supper,” is that they’re from a dream sequence or they’re from a fleeting perfect moment before everything goes horribly wrong. After last week’s intense “Norma Louise,” I’m within rights…

Bates Motel “Norma Louise” 

It’s taken me three years to realize that Bates Motel is so much easier to watch with the lights off. Tonight’s episode was visually and thematically dark as Norma grasped for some sort of control in her life, but had to fall back into old habits to get there, and…