Below we list the horror movies in our database with the most jump scares (sorted by decade).

Most Jump Scares (Overall)

The Haunting in Connecticut 2 (2013): Ghosts of Georgia: 32 Jump Scares
Extraterrestrial (2014): 30 Jump Scares
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015): 29 Jump Scares
Evil Dead II (1987): 27 Jump Scares
The Haunting in Connecticut (2009): 26 Jump Scares
Freddy vs. Jason (2003): 24 Jump Scares
Insidious (2010): 24 Jump Scares
Annabelle: Creation (2017): 23 Jump Scares
Drag Me To Hell (2009): 23 Jump Scares
Friday the 13th (2009): 23 Jump Scares
Scream 3 (2000): 23 Jump Scares
The Grudge (2004): 23 Jump Scares
The Quiet Ones (2014): 23 Jump Scares

Most Jump Scares (1970s)

Halloween (1978): 13 Jump Scares
Alien (1979): 11 Jump Scares
The Exorcist (1973): 10 Jump Scares
The Amityville Horror (1979): 8 Jump Scares
Deep Red (1975): 7 Jump Scares
Suspiria (1977): 6 Jump Scares
When a Stranger Calls (1979): 5 Jump Scares
The Wicker Man (1973): 4 Jump Scares
Black Christmas (1974): 4 Jump Scares
Jaws (1975): 4 Jump Scares
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978): 4 Jump Scares

Most Jump Scares (1980s)

Evil Dead II (1987): 27 Jump Scares
The Evil Dead (1981): 22 Jump Scares
The Burning (1981): 21 Jump Scares
Gremlins (1984): 17 Jump Scares
The Fog (1980): 16 Jump Scares
Silver Bullet (1985): 15 Jump Scares
An American Werewolf in London (1981): 14 Jump Scares
Aliens (1986): 13 Jump Scares
Pet Sematary (1989): 13 Jump Scares
My Bloody Valentine (1981): 11 Jump Scares
A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984): 11 Jump Scares
House (1986): 11 Jump Scares
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987): 11 Jump Scares

Most Jump Scares (1990s)

Scream (1996): 19 Jump Scares
Scream 2 (1997): 19 Jump Scares
Urban Legend (1998): 17 Jump Scares
Tremors (1990): 16 Jump Scares
Candyman (1992): 16 Jump Scares
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998): 16 Jump Scares
House on Haunted Hill (1999): 14 Jump Scares
The People Under the Stairs (1991): 13 Jump Scares
I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997): 13 Jump Scares
Alien 3 (1992): 12 Jump Scares

Most Jump Scares (2000s)

The Haunting in Connecticut (2009): 26 Jump Scares
Freddy vs. Jason (2003): 24 Jump Scares
Scream 3 (2000): 23 Jump Scares
The Grudge (2004): 23 Jump Scares
Drag Me To Hell (2009): 23 Jump Scares
Friday the 13th (2009): 23 Jump Scares
Alone (2007): 21 Jump Scares
Thirteen Ghosts (2001): 17 Jump Scares
Exorcist: The Beginning (2004): 17 Jump Scares
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006): 17 Jump Scares
28 Weeks Later (2007): 17 Jump Scares

Most Jump Scares (2010s)

The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013): 32 Jump Scares
Extraterrestrial (2014): 30 Jump Scares
Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015): 29 Jump Scares
Insidious (2010): 24 Jump Scares
The Quiet Ones (2014): 23 Jump Scares
Annabelle: Creation (2017): 23 Jump Scares
Silent Hill: Revelation (2012): 22 Jump Scares
Banshee Chapter (2013): 22 Jump Scares
Insidious: Chapter 2 (2013): 22 Jump Scares
The Conjuring 2 (2016): 22 Jump Scares

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