See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 10 jump scares in Idle Hands, which has a jump scare rating of 3.0.
Jump Scare Rating: Some minor jump scares, particularly in the first 25 minutes however most are well telegraphed and lack much build up tension.
Synopsis: Anton, a slacker who has been drifting through life, suddenly finds that his hand has developed a mind of its own.
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Jump Scares: 10 (10 minor)
Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes
Director: Rodman Flender
Runtime: 92 minutes
Netflix (US): No
Tags: Comedy, Possession
Jump Scare Times
00:03:13 – Anton’s mother looks up in bed and sees writing on the ceiling causing her to scream.
00:05:07 – The cat jumps onto the bed and yowls, startling Anton’s mother.
00:06:17 – Accompanied by a loud sound effect, the camera cuts to a close up of two bodies with Jack-o’-lantern heads.
00:07:08 – A hand grabs Anton’s mother and pulls her under the bed.
00:17:43 – Anton is suddenly tackled by two policemen.
00:23:12 – The silhouette of a figure appears on the other side of a window.
00:24:37 – Mick and Knub surprise Anton.
00:40:58 – A hand bursts out of the ground and grabs Anton.
01:15:56 – The hand suddenly grabs the head of the band’s singer.
01:19:46 – The hand grabs Tanya.
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