Jump Scares in Better Watch Out (2016)

Better Watch Out (2016) screenshot
Better Watch Out (2016) screenshot
Better Watch Out (2016) screenshot
Better Watch Out (2016) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 11 jump scares in Better Watch Out, which has a jump scare rating of 2.5.

Jump Scare Rating: The scares in Better Watch Out are minor and are almost all in the first 30 minutes.

Synopsis: At Christmas-time, babysitter Ashley must protect her 12-year old charge Luke from home invaders however she soon finds out things are not as they seem.

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Jump Scares: 11 (11 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Chris Peckover

Runtime: 89 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Christmas, Comedy, Home Invasion

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

Jump Scare Times

00:08:37 – A spider crawls across Ashley’s foot.

00:10:31 – Luke fires a cork at the television.

00:12:48 – A phone rings.

00:19:16 – Ashley sees a lit up Santa outside.

00:20:15 – A hooded figured tackles Luke.

00:23:48 – Car lights turn on.

00:29:16 – The washing machine buzzes.

00:29:38 – Luke bursts through a door.

00:30:35 – Ashley is startled by a scary mask in the closet.

00:59:37 – A paint can swings down and narrowly misses Ricky.

01:13:43 – Garrett is suddenly shot.

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