Jump Scares in Ghostland (2018)

Ghostland (2018) screenshot
Ghostland (2018) screenshot
Ghostland (2018) screenshot
Ghostland (2018) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 21 jump scares in Ghostland, which has a jump scare rating of 4.0.

Jump Scare Rating: Many of the scares barely rate a mention and the sound effect that accompanies many of them is often more startling than anything that occurs on screen. Despite this, the sheer number of scares may be off-putting for some viewers.

Synopsis: A young woman is reunited with her sister and mother several years after surviving a brutal home invasion.

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Jump Scares: 21 (5 major, 16 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: Unrated

Director: Pascal Laugier

Runtime: 91 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Home Invasion, High Jump Scare

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

Jump Scare Times

00:08:06 – After opening a secret cupboard, a doll pops out startling Beth and Vera.

00:10:46 – Accompanied by a sound effect, we see the candy truck’s lights in the distance.

00:12:52 – A large man suddenly runs at Pauline while she is on the phone.

00:17:05 – As Beth attempts to get up, the door is suddenly slammed in her face.

00:17:17 – A bloodied hand appears on the door handle.

00:28:33 – A screaming Vera bursts through the door and tackles Beth.

00:32:23 – Beth turns to see a doll watching her in the hallway.

00:32:43 – The doll starts laughing maniacally and Beth suddenly wakes from a nightmare.

00:41:10 – As Beth looks through the keyhole, a figure suddenly appears in front of it.

00:42:03 – A screaming Vera runs out of the room.

00:44:30 – Someone bangs on the door grate from the other side as Beth tries to talk to her sister.

00:44:51 – Beth turns to see the fat man walk past her in the hallway.

00:46:01 – Beth says “Mom?” before she is attacked from behind.

00:55:18 – After opening the door to the cupboard slowly, the mysterious woman rushes at Beth.

01:04:50 – There is a bang on the door as Beth tries to open it.

01:05:01 – The fat man grabs Beth.

01:06:14 – As Beth listens by the door, a hammer comes crashing through from the other side.

01:07:37 – The doll starts laughing beside Beth who is hiding in a closet.

01:07:55 – During a tense scene the doll starts laughing once more.

01:13:46 – A man is suddenly shot.

01:19:51 – As Beth runs towards Vera she suddenly finds herself back in reality as she crashes through a mirror.

(Major jump scares in bold)

Watch with subtitles that warn you about jump scares! Download the .srt file of the jump scares in Ghostland. [More info]

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