Jump Scares In Event Horizon (1997)

Loading image... Loading image... Loading image... Loading image...

Synopsis: A rescue crew search a spaceship after its return from a black hole after being lost for 7 years.

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson

Runtime: 96 min

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 6.7/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 24%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares: 11 (0 major, 11 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: No particular jump scares significantly stand out, but they are still a prominent trope throughout the film.

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

Jump Scare Times

10:00 – A door opens from behind Dr. William Weir.

10:55 – Weir is grabbed on his shoulder from behind.

26:15 – Miller is startled by a floating hand that appears from behind.

28:42 – A disfigured face pops out from behind one of the crew members as she investigates a stuck CD.

44:58 – The lights flicker then Weir sees a person appear next to him.

49:51 – Lights explode around one of the crew members.

50:22 – Something bangs heavily on the door.

57:54 – Flashing images occur as Miller puts his head against the wall.

1:06:48 – Peters falls down a hole in the ground.

1:13:35 – D.J. gets attacked after spinning around.

1:30:44 – One of the crew member’s helmets is opened dramatically.

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in Event Horizon [more info].