Jump Scares in Life (2017)

Life (2017) screenshot
Life (2017) screenshot
Life (2017) screenshot
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See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 8 jump scares in Life, which has a jump scare rating of 2.0.

Jump Scare Rating: Life is not an overly jumpy movie although there are a few scares in the middle third. Most of the scares are provided by the alien suddenly attacking various crew members.

Synopsis: A six-member crew on board the International Space Station discover alien life however their excitement soon turns to fear when the rapidly evolving organism threatens the safety of the crew and all life on earth.

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Jump Scares: 8 (8 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Daniel Espinosa

Runtime: 104 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Body Horror, Extraterrestrial Life, Sci-Fi, Survival

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

Jump Scare Times

00:29:47 – Calvin suddenly attaches itself to Hugh’s hand.

00:31:30 – Calvin grips Hugh’s hand tighter.

00:34:22 – Calvin suddenly grabs the mouse.

00:38:13 – Calvin drops down onto Rory.

00:46:23 – Calvin jumps out of the coolant valve.

00:54:12 – Calvin moves past a window.

01:24:40 – David sees a dead body.

01:26:25 – Calvin lunges at David.

Watch with subtitles that warn you about jump scares! Download the .srt file of the jump scares in Life. [More info]

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