Synopsis: When a young boy, Max, loses his Christmas spirit he inadvertently releases Krampus, a Christmas demon, on his family home.
Director: Michael Dougherty
Runtime: 98 minutes
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Netflix (US): No
Jump Scares: 10 (1 major, 9 minor)
Jump Scare Rating: Krampus is a horror comedy that most people won’t find overly scary. There are a handful of minor jump scares although only one at the end is particularly startling.
Jump Scare Times
25:13 – Beth wipes the window of the courier van to reveal the driver is dead.
26:53 – The Jack-In-A-Box suddenly opens.
33:51 – There is a loud bang.
37:57 – Tom and Howard burst through the door.
1:03:46 – A loud noise startles the group.
1:11:28 – Rosie and the Jack-In-A-Box fall through the ceiling.
1:11:47 – The demonic doll comes through the ceiling and attacks Howie.
1:12:42 – Elves burst into the living room.
1:21:29 – The silhouette of an elf appears at the car window, a few seconds later another elf comes through the broken windscreen.
1:32:24 – The demonic toys suddenly appear in front of the screen.
(Major scares in bold)