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). Available to host your next spooky public access show. Find him on Twitter here: @JE_TRUSSELL (He/Him)
Disco Godfather

The Horror Legacy of Rudy Ray Moore

By Jacob Trussell 

Let’s not forget the gonzo macabre films from the man behind ‘Dolemite.’

Italian Horror

10 Primo Italian Supernatural Horror Films

By Jacob Trussell 

For the last time: ‘Suspiria’ is not a giallo!

Horror Objects

10 Horror Movie Objects That Will F*cking Kill You

By Jacob Trussell 

From beds with a thirst for blood to deadly gym equipment, these are our favorite objects that moonlighted as the killer.

Horror Posters

10 Horror Posters That Are Seared Into Our Brains

By Jacob Trussell 

Whether it’s plastered on a VHS box or in a cinema’s lobby, these are our favorite pieces of key art to go gaga over.

one Location Horror

10 Great Single Location Horror Movies

By Jacob Trussell 

A single location + an ensemble cast + some spooky shit = a horror bottle movie!

Hot Lava

10 Times Movies Played ‘The Floor is Lava’ And It Was Great

By Jacob Trussell 

This popular game-turned-trope has only one rule: try to stay off the ground!


‘Paperbacks from Hell’ Go To The Movies!

By Jacob Trussell 

A selection of our favorite adaptations from the goldmine that is paperback horror.


‘Cats’ or: Why We Should Stop Worrying and Love the Tom Hooper Movie Musical

By Jacob Trussell 

Did you think it wasn’t going to be weird?

Annabelle Warnerbros

The Magic of Anticipation in the ‘Annabelle’ Series

By Jacob Trussell 

The ventriloquist dummy from 1978’s ‘Magic’ set a precedent that would lead us to the new queen of killer dolls.