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What To Watch If You Love 'Bates Motel'

Updated October 9, 2020 537 votes 44 voters 1.3k views42 items

List RulesVote up the films and television series that you know other fans of 'Bates Motel' will love.

If you just finished Bates Motel and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to Bates Motel that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of murderous drama that you had while watching your favorite episodes of Bates Motel.

With lots of options, including Hemlock Grove, a show that focuses on horrible occurences in a small town and even movies like Psycho, a film that served as the inspiration for the series, deciding what to watch after Bates Motel will really just depend on your mood.

This list of shows Bates Motel is sorted by fans who’ve chimed in and voted for their fave movies and TV series that they think other Bates Motel fans will also love, and the titles included are ordered by their votes. So what are your favorite movies and TV series like Bates Motel? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.

  • The Haunting of Hill House is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Bates Motel'
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    The Haunting of Hill House is the first season of the Netflix supernatural anthology television series The Haunting. It premiered on October 12, 2018. is an American supernatural horror television series created by Mike Flanagan, based on the novel by Shirley Jackson. A fractured family confronts haunting memories of their old home and the horrible events that unfolded there.... more on Wikipedia
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  • Hemlock Grove is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Bates Motel'
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    Hemlock Grove (Netflix, 2013) is an American Netflix original horror thriller television series produced by Eli Roth and developed by Brian McGreevy and Lee Shipman, based on McGreevy's 2012 novel of the same name. The series revolves around the peculiar residents, and killer creatures, of Hemlock Grove, a dilapidated former steel town in Pennsylvania.... more on Wikipedia
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  • Stranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series created by The Duffer Brothers. When a young boy (Noah Schnapp) disappears, his mother (Winona Ryder), a police chief (David Harbour), and his friends, must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back.... more on Wikipedia
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  • Salem is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Bates Motel'
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    Salem (WGN America, 2014) is an American supernatural fiction drama television series created by Brannon Braga and Adam Simon, loosely inspired by the real Salem witch trials in the 17th century. When her long lost love (Shane West) returns, a powerful witch (Janet Montgomery) tries to go through with her plan of summoning the Devil.... more on Wikipedia
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