Synopsis: Set in modern day San Francisco, a man claiming to be a vampire tells the story of his life spanning more than two centuries.
Director: Neil Jordan
Runtime: 123 mins
MPAA Rating: R
Netflix (US): Yes
Jump Scares: 6 (2 major, 4 minor)
Jump Scare Rating: The orchestral score amplifies several of the jump scares but overall they are a fairly insignificant part of the movie.
Jump Scare Times
4:43 – Louis moves swiftly to the light switch before returning to in front of Daniel.
11:48 – Lestat suddenly grabs Louis and bites him on the neck. [Video]
1:05:33 – Louis answers the door but no-one is there, as he goes to close it a corpse-like Lestat suddenly grabs him around the neck. [Video]
1:34:13 – As Claudia kisses Louis, a group of vampires suddenly burst onto the balcony.
1:54:18 – As Daniel protests that Louis hasn’t failed him, Louis swiftly moves to him and lifts him by the neck.
1:56:05 – Daniel listens to the tape in the car and says “good stuff” before Lestat’s hand reaches out to grab him.
(Major scares in bold)