Jump Scares in Bird Box (2018)

Bird Box (2018) screenshot
Bird Box (2018) screenshot
Bird Box (2018) screenshot
Bird Box (2018) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 4 jump scares in Bird Box, which has a jump scare rating of 0.5.

Jump Scare Rating: Although there are some horror elements, the jump scares are very minimal and even easily frightened viewers should handle Bird Box with ease.

Synopsis: A mother attempts to bring her two children to safety while blindfolded after a mysterious illness has driven much of the world’s population to commit suicide.

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Jump Scares: 4 (4 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Susanne Bier

Runtime: 124 minutes

Netflix (US): Yes

Tags: Book Adaptation, Post-Apocalyptic, Low Jump Scare

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

Jump Scare Times

00:10:27 – An ambulance crashes into a car in front of Malorie and Jess.

00:37:07 – After Malorie shoots her gun several times, the stranger suddenly grabs her and yells “take your damn blindfold off”.

01:02:01 – After repeating Malorie’s name several times, the girl is pulled to the ground and dragged away.

01:36:19 – A loud gunshot may startle very sensitive viewers.

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

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