Jump Scares in Jaws 2 (1978)

Jaws 2 (1978) screenshot
Jaws 2 (1978) screenshot
Jaws 2 (1978) screenshot
Jaws 2 (1978) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 5 jump scares in Jaws 2, which has a jump scare rating of 1.5.

Jump Scare Rating: A couple of jump scares that might be worth watching out for, although none quite measure up to the one major scare from the original.

Synopsis: Police chief Brody is convinced that another great white shark has found its way into the waters of Amity Island. With no one believing him, he rushes to protect the citizens, and prove that the shark really exists.

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Jump Scares: 5 (5 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: PG

Director: Jeannot Szwarc

Runtime: 116 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Shark

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

Jump Scare Times

00:36:39 – Brody flips over a wooden board and a burnt corpse rises out of the water alongside it towards the camera.

01:07:53 – The shark appears from the side of the screen and attacks a diver.

01:32:29 – The shark jumps out of the water and attacks the helicopter.

01:44:33 – The shark rises out of the water while screeching.

01:46:48 – The shark jumps out of the water and rips through the sail.

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