Synopsis: Film archivist David suspects that his wife Alice has been cheating on him. He soon discovers that his home was once the setting of a brutal murder and something otherworldly is responsible for the events that later unfold.

Director: Ivan Kavanagh

Runtime: 92 min

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 5.9/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 82%

Netflix (US): Yes

Jump Scares: 4 (1 major, 3 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Only a few jumpscares in the latter half of the film.

WARNING: The following may contain spoilers

Jump Scare Times

51:44 – A loud noise sounds after David closes a manhole and looks upwards at a shadowy figure.

56:55 – A shadow appears behind David’s son after his son spins the laptop around

1:01:32 – Sophie gets abruptly tackled by something.

1:09:08 – David wakes up from his sleep to see a man bagging a human body on the ground. The body then suddenly jolts upwards and yells.

(Major scares in bold)

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