Jump Scares in Dawn of the Dead (2004)

Dawn of the Dead (2004) screenshot
Dawn of the Dead (2004) screenshot
Dawn of the Dead (2004) screenshot
Dawn of the Dead (2004) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 10 jump scares in Dawn of the Dead, which has a jump scare rating of 2.0.

Jump Scare Rating: More of an action/thriller than an outright horror. The jump scares in this movie are quite low key and generally involve the sudden appearance of zombies.

Synopsis: A group of five survivors seek refuge in a shopping mall after the sudden appearance of flesh-eating zombies in their small Wisconsin town.

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Jump Scares: 10 (10 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: Unrated

Director: Zack Snyder

Runtime: 110 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Action, Survival, Zombie

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

Jump Scare Times

00:07:44 – Luis breaks through bathroom door.

00:09:08 – A lady runs up to Ana’s car and pleads for help.

00:10:22 – Someone opens the drivers side door of Ana’s car.

00:14:33 – Gunfire is directed at Ana and Kenneth.

00:21:08 – A zombie lunges at the glass door in front of Andre.

01:06:59 – A zombie jumps down onto Bart’s back.

01:10:01 – A zombified Luda suddenly sits up in bed and lunges at Andre.

01:38:12 – Steve looks up and sees a zombie.

01:38:48 – Zombified Steve makes a screeching noise.

01:38:53 – Another zombie jumps out from behind some rubble.

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