Synopsis: A group of young adults are haunted by a finger-bladed spectre in their dreams.

Director: Samuel Bayer

Runtime: 95 min

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 5.2/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 15%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares: 15 (0 major, 15 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: A relatively large number of jump scares however none are particularly memorable. Most of the film’s scary parts occur during dream sequences.

WARNING: The following may contain spoilers

Jump Scare Times

8:54 – Dean falls asleep and Freddy grabs him.

10:26 – A hand grabs Kris from the ground.

17:41 – Freddy jumps out at Kris in the attic.

23:44 – Someone jumps into view from outside Kris’s window.

27:30 – A silhouette walks past the camera when  Kris is in a hallway.

29:23 – Kris lies back down on her bed but Freddy is lying there and says “found you”.

31:17 – Jesse jumps behind Nancy as she is painting.

36:56 – Quentin walks through the library and sees Freddy reading to kids. Freddy then spins around.

40:13 – Jesse gets attacked in his dream from behind.

1:04:13 – Freddy pulls Nancy out of the car.

1:11:06 – Freddy stands ahead of the car while Quentin is driving.

1:12:26 – Quentin sees Freddy attack Nancy.

1:20:39 – Freddy grabs Quentin.

1:22:50 – As Jesse hides in the closet, Freddy appears next to her and says “boo!”

1:30:28 – Freddy appears in the mirror behind Nancy’s mother.

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