Jump Scares In Death Note (2017)

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Synopsis: A high school student finds a book that allows him to kill anyone simply by writing their name in it.

Director: Adam Wingard

Runtime: 101 minutes

MPAA Rating: Unrated

IMDb: 4.6/10 Rotten Tomatoes: 40%

Netflix (US): Yes

Jump Scares:  6 (0 major, 6 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Ryuk’s early appearances provide some light jump scares however there is nothing particularly scary after the first half hour.

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

Jump Scare Times

5:35 – A teacher slams some books down on Light’s desk.

6:45 – A glass jar shatters.

7:41 – Ryuk suddenly turns around and looks at Light.

15:30 – A hand suddenly reaches out and grabs the apple left by the door.

15:48 – Ryuk says “Hey kid” which startles Light.

24:27 – A man is suddenly hit by a truck.

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in Death Note [more info].