Robert Hansen

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
17-21MaleCaucasianUSANomadicSexual, Sadistic1939/02/15 (Estherville, Iowa, USA)n/a

Bibliography

TitleAuthorSources
Butcher, Baker: A True Account of a Serial MurderWalter Gilmour and Leland E. HaleAmazon

Videography

TitleSources
Frozen Ground

Blog Posts

Book Review: “The Serial Killer Whisperer” by Pete Earley

on February 27th, 2012 in Book Reviews, Serial Killers by | No Comments

In 1992, Tony Ciaglia suffered a traumatic brain injury no one should have survived. He did, in spite of being pronounced clinically dead three times. His recovery was not an easy one as he was prone to uncontrollable behavior for which he was heavily medicated. Throughout his life he would…

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Episode 052: The Serial Killer Cycle, Part 2

on October 28th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Psychology, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Last week, we looked at 4 of the 7 phases of the serial killer cycle: the aura phase, the trolling phase, the wooing phase, and the capture. This week, we look at the last three phases: the murder, the totem phase, and the depression phase. By the way, this episode…

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Victim Studies 003: Robert Hansen

on October 25th, 2011 in Serial Killers, Victim Studies, Victimology by | No Comments

Robert Christian Hansen has been charged with the murders of the four victims. Hansen’s serial series is thought to have begun in 1980, at the age of 41, and continued until 1983. During his serial series, it is believed that Hansen accumulated between 17 and 21 victims near Anchorage, Alaska….

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50 Cent Joins “The Frozen Ground”

on September 21st, 2011 in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson has joined the cast of “The Frozen Ground”, a biopic about Robert Hansen. 50 Cent will play a pimp. 50 Cent, best known as a rapper, has actually acted in a number of movies, although most of them went straight to DVD.

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Episode 046: Questions & Answers II

on September 16th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

This week, we’re having our second Questions and Answers episode. The questions we’ll answer are: How many serial killers are active at any one time? What do you think of the cultural hero-worship of some serial killers? Why do so many killers have three names? Are there many serial killers…

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Episode 039: Odds & Ends

on July 29th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers, Unsubs by | 7 Comments

I’d like to apologize for not having a full-blown episode this week. I spent ten days touring the United Kingdom, and brought home some sort of Welsh head cold with me. Fortunately, it didn’t hit me until the last night we were there, but I have to say, that a…

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Robert Hansen Movie in the Works?

on July 27th, 2011 in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

John Cusack and Nicolas Cage are in talks to star in The Frozen Ground, the true story of Robert Hansen, who kidnapped women, set them free in the Alaskan wilderness, then hunted them down. If things go according to plan, Cusack will play Hansen, and Cage will play the Alaskan…

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