Jump Scares in Event Horizon (1997)

Event Horizon (1997) screenshot
Event Horizon (1997) screenshot
Event Horizon (1997) screenshot
Event Horizon (1997) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 11 jump scares in Event Horizon, which has a jump scare rating of 3.0.

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

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

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Jump Scares: 11 (11 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson

Runtime: 96 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Body Horror, Sci-Fi

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

Jump Scare Times

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

00:10:55 – Weir is grabbed on his shoulder from behind.

00:26:15 – Miller is startled by a floating hand that appears from behind.

00:28:42 – A disfigured face pops out from behind one of the crew members as she investigates a stuck CD.

00:44:58 – The lights flicker then Weir sees a person appear next to him.

00:49:51 – Lights explode around one of the crew members.

00:50:22 – Something bangs heavily on the door.

00:57:54 – Flashing images occur as Miller puts his head against the wall.

01:06:48 – Peters falls down a hole in the ground.

01:13:35 – D.J. gets attacked after spinning around.

01:30:44 – One of the crew member’s helmets is opened dramatically.

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