Synopsis: Four families search for answers to a mystery spanning three generations after two children go missing in the small town of Winden, Germany.
TV Parental Rating: TV-MA
Netflix (US): Yes
Jump Scares: 7 (0 major, 7 minor)
Average Jump Scares Per Episode: 0.7
Jump Scare Rating: Dark has an unsettling vibe running through it and while the cave scenes are quite scary no real jump scares arise from them (other than some loud noises).
Jump Scare Times
— Episode 1 —
8:09 – As the camera zooms in on the cave, a loud noise suddenly emanates from it.
39:46 – Jonas turns around after hearing his name and sees the bloodied body of his father.
— Episode 2 —
1:58 – In a dream, Jonas sees the bloodied face of his father in the closet mirror.
5:06 – Ulrich slips while exploring the cave.
37:09 – The camera cuts back to the cave opening and we hear another loud noise coming from inside the cave.
— Episode 3 —
32:06 – A dead bird falls on Egon.
— Episode 6 —
28:07 – A sudden cut from a tense scene where Jonas is exploring the cave to a loud knock on a door may startle some.