Episode 3: Hollywood’s Serial Killer Obsession
Pop culture’s obsession with serial killers is only growing -- what does this say about us as a society? Tori and Karina do a deep dive into Hollywood’s obsession with serial killers and their stories. Featuring insight from David Schmid, Ph.D., author of “Natural Born Celebrities: Serial Killers in American Culture” and Kathy Kleiner, a survivor of Ted Bundy.
“The Guys Who Shoot to Thrill: Serial Killers and the American Popular Unconscious” by Robert Conrath
Revue Française D'études Américaines, no. 60, 1994, pp. 143–152.
Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes (2019)
My Friend Dahmer (2017)
Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
Bones (TV Series 2005-2017)