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)
Naomi Watts In Mulholland Drive

Deconstructing the Duality of Naomi Watts in ‘Mulholland Drive’

By Jacob Trussell 

Multilayered doesn’t even begin to describe the complexities of her performance in David Lynch’s cryptic classic.

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10 Most Insidious Horror Films About Evil Corporations

By Jacob Trussell 

If corporations are people, then these big businesses are way more deadly than any of your favorite horror movie maniacs.

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Bruce Campbell is the Ultimate Reluctant Hero in ‘The Evil Dead’

By Jacob Trussell 

Are you ready to admit how much you identify with the eternal cowardice of Campbell’s iconic character in Sam Raimi’s classic horror film?

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10 Best Horror Anthology Movies

By Jacob Trussell 

If you love your horror bite-sized, then these anthology movies are the perfect way to satisfy your sweet tooth.

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10 Horror Movies That Rocked the Suburbs

By Jacob Trussell 

From killer cinephiles to psycho mamas, these horror movies illustrate the untold terrors lurking within the suburban experience.

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10 Best Larry Cohen Horror Movies

By Jacob Trussell 

Infused with biting satire and high-concept cheesiness, no one made horror movies quite like this underrated king of the genre.

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Only Jeff Goldblum Could Make Us Fall In Love with ‘The Fly’

By Jacob Trussell 

Even as his body slowly mutates into a giant insect, we can’t help but be enamored by Goldblum in David Cronenberg’s reimagining.

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Sigourney Weaver Subverted Stereotypes as Ellen Ripley in ‘Aliens’

By Jacob Trussell 

In space, no one has time for sentimentality.

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The Secret Behind Gene Wilder’s Willy Wonka

By Jacob Trussell 

Eccentric and sinister, Wilder masks his iconic character’s true intentions behind a facade of charming cruelty.