Note: This page refers to The Boy (2015), for a jump scare overview of the more recent The Boy (2016), click here.

Synopsis: John Henley runs a dying motel business on an isolated roadside with his son Ted. With no parental supervision and little to occupy him, Ted begins to developed a fascination with death.

Director: Craig Macneill

Runtime: 105 minutes

MPAA Rating: Unrated

IMDb: 5.4/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 63%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  1 (0 major, 1 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: A slow-burn drama with some horror elements, no gore and only one very minor scene that could be considered a jump scare.

WARNING: The following may contain spoilers

Jump Scare Times

40:14 – A dog barks, startling Ted.

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