Synopsis: Robert Thorn, an American diplomat, secretly adopts a baby named Damien after his wife has a stillborn child. Strange events that occur during Damien’s childhood lead Robert to suspect Damien may in fact be the Antichrist.

Director: Richard Donner

Runtime: 111 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 7.6/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 86%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  1 (1 major, 0 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Although there are several iconic horror scenes, there is only one real jump scare and it occurs towards the end of the movie.

WARNING: The following may contain spoilers

Jump Scare Times

1:41:12 – Mrs. Baylock attacks Robert from behind as he stands over Damien’s bed. [Video]

(Major scares in bold)

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