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)

Horror Comedy Is Alive and Shivering on Adult Swim

By Jacob Trussell 

‘The Shivering Truth’ is just the latest in the late night network’s comedic experiments in terror.

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John Gallagher Jr. is One of Genre Cinema’s Most Underrated Actors

By Jacob Trussell 

The ’10 Cloverfield Lane’ and ‘Hush’ star will next head Amblin’s horror flick ‘Larry.’

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‘Candyman,’ Spiritual Sequels, and Horror’s Next Step

By Jacob Trussell 

Because the Candyman can, and will, scare the living hell out of us in 2020.

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‘Resident Evil’ Returns to Its Horror Roots

By Jacob Trussell 

For this franchise to survive, it must remember how to be scary.

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‘My Best Friend’s Exorcism’ Could Do With a Woman’s Touch

By Jacob Trussell 

‘Heathers’ meets ‘Beaches’ meets ‘The Exorcist’ in this adaption of Grady Hendrix’s high school-set horror novel.

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Murder That Inspired ‘Twin Peaks’ is the Focus of a New True Crime Series

By Jacob Trussell 

‘Blonde, Beautiful, and Dead’ subject Hazel Drew was the original “Laura Palmer.”


‘Leprechaun Returns’ Hints at the Future of Horror

By Jacob Trussell 

Could 2019 see a revitalization of franchise horror?

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A Long Lost Kaiju Film Gets A Wild Reboot

By Jacob Trussell 

Released 20 years before ‘Godzilla,’ the original ‘Great Buddha Arrival’ is lost but now will no longer be forgotten.


‘Cam’ Could Be The Most Important Horror Movie of 2018

By Jacob Trussell 

Watch the first trailer for the Netflix release to see what makes this indie shocker such a standout.