Jump Scares In House (1986)

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Synopsis: Author Roger Cobb moves into a house he has inherited from his aunt who has recently committed suicide. He soon discovers the house is haunted and the strange occurrences may be linked to his time as a solider in Vietnam.

Director: Steve Miner

Runtime: 93 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 6.2/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 50%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  11 (0 major, 11 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Numerous jump scares however the campy nature of the film makes them less scary than they might otherwise have been.

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

Jump Scare Times

4:44 – Jim sees Mrs Hooper hanging from the ceiling.

11:09 – During a dream Roger is having, an arm comes up out of the ground beside a child.

29:13 – Roger opens a closet door and a monster attacks him.

33:33 – Harold appears by the door of Roger’s room.

45:42 – Sandy bends down to pick a bullet up off the floor, when she stands up she has been replaced by a monster.

1:09:54 – Roger opens the closet door and the monster is there.

1:15:49 – A tentacle comes out of the medicine cabinet hole and attacks Roger.

1:18:11 – A flying skeletal monster jumps out at Roger.

1:18:33 – The flying monster attacks Roger once more.

1:21:35 – Roger opens the front door and the skeleton of Big Ben is standing there.

1:24:48 – Big Ben comes out of a doorway and attacks Roger.

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