Jump Scares in Funny Games (1997)

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Synopsis: A family of three are taken hostage in their holiday cabin by two disturbed young men who force them to take part in sadistic games.

Director: Michael Haneke

Runtime: 108 min

MPAA Rating: Unrated

IMDb: 7.6/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 63%

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Foreign, Home Invasion, Low Jump Scare

Jump Scares: 1 (0 major, 1 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Funny Games has plenty of sadistic violence (mainly off screen) but only one slight jump scare at the beginning.

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

Jump Scare Times

2:33 – The title card flashes up on screen accompanied by loud heavy metal music – while not a jump scare as such those listening with the volume up may be startled.

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in Funny Games [more info].