Jacob Trussell

Jacob Trussell is a writer based in New York City. His editorial work has been featured on the BBC, NPR, Rue Morgue Magazine, Film School Rejects, and One Perfect Shot. He's also the author of 'The Binge Watcher's Guide to The Twilight Zone' (Riverdale Avenue Books). He is available to host your next spooky public access show. Find him on Twitter here: @JE_TRUSSELL (He/Him)
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A Film Guide To Castle Rock

By Jacob Trussell 

Every town has its secrets, but they’re never more terrifying than in the world of Stephen King.

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You Should Be Watching ‘Graves’

By Jacob Trussell 

A neon-soaked pastiche for the VHS generation, ‘Graves’ is the web series you didn’t know you needed.

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The Scouts Guide to the Unconventional Camp Film

By Jacob Trussell 

Who likes “Kumbaya” anyways?!

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Nouveau Shamanic: The Enigmatic Style of Nicolas Cage

By Jacob Trussell 

With his upcoming film ‘Mandy’ destined to be the next chapter in the Cult of Cage, what’s behind the vitriol and fascination of this polarizing actor?

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Prestige Horror Has Arrived

By Jacob Trussell 

The publics perception of horror is changing, but what does that mean for our cinemas?

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Orion Classics Is Back With Exclusive Clip from ‘The Domestics’

By Jacob Trussell 

The legacy brand returns with dystopian, tribal madness!

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Fede Alvarez Is About To Blow Up… Again

By Jacob Trussell 

Unsuspecting audiences are about to have their teeth kicked in by the filmmaker’s brand of gritty genre fare.

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‘Purge’ Yourself: The Necessity of Violent Catharsis in Genre Cinema

By Jacob Trussell 

Is the sanitization of cinematic violence what makes us numb to it?

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The Ultimate Other: The Prescient Fears in ‘It Came From Outer Space’

By Jacob Trussell 

Bradbury’s metaphoric paranoias are timely reminders of how far we haven’t come.