The first official trailer for Scott Walker’s upcoming crime thriller The Frozen Ground has been released. The film is based on the real-life 1980s Alaskan hunt for serial killer Robert Hansen (John Cusack), who stalked and murdered between 17 and 21 young women, kidnapping them and taking them out to the Alaskan wilderness to turn them loose and hunt them. Like Jon Stewart once said, “This is why we got to the movies. For an escape.” John Cusack, Internet Lord Nicolas Cage, Vanessa Hudgens, & 50 Cent star.
“Frozen Ground” follows Alaskan detective Glenn Flothe (Cage) as he sets out to end the murderous rampage of Robert Hansen (Cusack), a serial killer who has gone unnoticed for 13 years. As the bodies of street girls start to add up in Anchorage, fear strikes a chord with the public. Risking his life, Detective Flothe goes on a personal manhunt to find the killer before the next body surfaces. When a seventeen year old escapee reveals key information about the case, Flothe is finally able to trail the killer. But will he catch him in time to save the next victim?