Jump Scares in Annabelle: Creation (2017)

Annabelle: Creation (2017) screenshot
Annabelle: Creation (2017) screenshot
Annabelle: Creation (2017) screenshot
Annabelle: Creation (2017) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 23 jump scares in Annabelle: Creation, which has a jump scare rating of 4.5.

Jump Scare Rating: Many of the jump scares follow the same pattern where the soundtrack builds to a crescendo, fades to silence for several seconds and then hits with a jump scare. The formula works for the most part resulting in several scenes that will likely terrify audiences.

Synopsis: A dollmaker and his wife welcome a group of orphaned girls into their home however a possessed doll, shut away for the past 12 years, soon begins to torment them.

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Jump Scares: 23 (5 major, 18 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: David F. Sandberg

Runtime: 109 minutes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:04:14 – Samuel jumps out and grabs his daughter (as a joke).

00:06:41 – A sudden cut to Samuel banging on a car wheel with a tire iron may startle some viewers.

00:07:11 – A broken doll falls to the ground.

00:15:55 – Samuel grabs Janice’s hand as she goes to open a door.

00:17:53 – A shutter slides back up startling Sister Charlotte.

00:36:31 – Linda sees the doll which, accompanied by a loud noise, suddenly disappears into the darkness.

00:40:31 – The demon suddenly appears inside the tent and puts her hand on the face of one of the girls.

00:49:21 – The girl at the window turns around to reveal a demonic face.

00:51:50 – After several seconds silence, Janice is suddenly pulled off her chair into the air by an unseen force.

00:52:19 – Janice falls back to the ground.

01:00:51 – The toy gun is suddenly pulled out of Linda’s hand.

01:04:10 – Janice’s wheelchair is hit by an unseen force.

01:04:53 – Janice’s wheelchair is flung away from Janice’s outstretched hand.

01:06:04 – Bee suddenly begins crawling towards Janice.

01:16:46 – Hands come out of the well and pull Linda into it.

01:24:43 – Linda is suddenly pulled across the ground.

01:25:58 – After the scarecrow disappears, Kate suddenly bangs on the truck door scaring the girls inside.

01:26:09 – There is a loud bang on the door as Linda tries to open the window.

01:29:01 – After several seconds of silence, a hand comes from off screen to break the lightbulb beside Carol.

01:29:33 – There are several loud bangs on the door.

01:31:37 – Esther’s torso suddenly comes to life and chases after Linda.

01:35:46 – Janice suddenly bursts into the room where Linda is hiding.

01:42:57 – Annabelle suddenly appears at the door to her parents bedroom.

(Major jump scares in bold)

Watch with subtitles that warn you about jump scares! Download the .srt file of the jump scares in Annabelle: Creation. [More info]

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