Meg Shields

Meg Shields is the humble farm boy of your dreams and a senior contributor at Film School Rejects. She currently runs three columns at FSR: The Queue, How'd They Do That?, and Horrorscope. She is also a curator for One Perfect Shot and a freelance writer for hire. Meg can be found screaming about John Boorman's 'Excalibur' on Twitter here: @TheWorstNun. (She/Her).
Decade Genre Performances

The 25 Best Genre Performances of the Decade

By Meg Shields 

Genre film has always been flush with show-stealing performances. This past decade was no exception. 

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The 2019 Fall Festival Awards

By Meg Shields 

The fall festival circuit may be over… but awards season is just beginning.

Dana Gould In Skincrawlers

‘Creepshow’ Episode Six Review: A Fun Fad-Diet Fiasco and a Lakeside Dud

By Meg Shields 

The season finale of Shudder’s ‘Creepshow’ is another mixed bag in a reboot that boasts more duds than dunks.


Double Take: Is Rob Zombie’s ‘Halloween II’ Secretly a Masterpiece?

By Meg Shields, and Anna Swanson 

Rob Zombie’s ‘Halloween II’ is a masterpiece to some, and a piece of garbage to others. Let’s settle this with a re-appraisal.

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‘Creepshow’ Episode Four Review: A Ghoulish Opener with Sloppy Seconds

By Meg Shields 

With a solid first offering and one of the worst segments to date, Shudder’s ‘Creepshow’ still can’t seem to shake its mixed bag curse.

Eco Horror

10 Environmentally Eerie Eco-Horrors

By Meg Shields 

Because there’s nothing scarier than the way we’ve messed up the planet.

Jump Scared

10 Jolting Jump Scares That Don’t Feel Cheap

By Meg Shields 

Not all jump scares are created equal. We’ve sussed out ten of the best.

Rotten Tomatoes horror

10 Entertaining Horror Films with Awful Rotten Tomatoes Scores

By Meg Shields 

One genre dork’s trash is another genre dork’s treasure.

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‘Creepshow’ Episode Two Review: Shudder’s Re-Animated Series Shows Signs of Life

By Meg Shields 

Werewolves, and fingers, and a step up from the last episode, oh my!