Jump Scares in A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)

A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) screenshot
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) screenshot
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) screenshot
A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 11 jump scares in A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, which has a jump scare rating of 2.5.

Jump Scare Rating: The film features a sizeable amount of jump scares that mostly occur within the dream sequences and involve the sudden appearance of Freddy Krueger.

Synopsis: Set one year after the events of the second film, the survivors of the horror villain Freddy Krueger learn to take control of their dreams and fight back.

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Jump Scares: 11 (11 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Chuck Russell

Runtime: 96 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Slasher

WARNING: The jump scare descriptions listed below may contain minor spoilers

Jump Scare Times

00:08:12 – Kristen backs into a corpse.

00:08:52 – Kristen grabs the tap handle which then wraps around her hand.

00:21:05 – Something pops up underneath the mat on the floor.

00:21:33 – A large worm-like creature lifts up through the floor underneath Kristen.

00:39:50 – Hands reach out of both sides of the TV.

01:05:59 – Neil steals a cross but is immediately grabbed on his shoulder by a hand.

01:10:42 – A claw suddenly rips through the wall after Nancy says “How do we find him Kristen?”

01:12:05 – Kristen’s mother is pulled through the doorway.

01:13:54 – Taryn watches as a man walks past, she then spins around to see Freddy behind her.

01:25:32 – Neil grabs the bag and a skeleton jumps out at him.

01:29:04 – Nancy gets struck by the bladed-glove while receiving a hug.

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