Synopsis: Successful business woman Michèle Leblanc plots her revenge after being brutally raped in her home.

Director: Paul Verhoeven

Runtime: 130 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 7.3/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 88%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  7 (1 major, 6 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: French psycholigical revenge thriller. The jump scares are mainly the result of a masked intruder appearing several times during the film.

WARNING: The following may contain spoilers

Jump Scare Times

16:00 – A gloved hand suddenly appears as Michèle attempts to close the glass doors.

30:47 – There is an abrupt flashback to the masked man attacking Michèle.

31:33 – A bird flies into a window.

1:11:43 – Michèle’s cat jumps on her during a tense scene.

1:22:57 – The masked man appears behind Michèle.

1:29:34 – A deer jumps in front of Michèle’s car.

1:56:02 – Michèle turns around and the masked man is standing in front of her.

(Major scares in bold)

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in Elle [more info].