Jump Scares in Malignant (2021)

Malignant (2021) screenshot
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Malignant (2021) screenshot
Malignant (2021) screenshot
Malignant (2021) screenshot
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See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 18 jump scares in Malignant, which has a jump scare rating of 3.5.

Jump Scare Rating: There are quite a lot of jump scares throughout though only a few major ones. They are all quite effective, if not completely unexpected.

Synopsis: Madison is tormented by terrifying visions of gruesome killings, and her agony grows as she learns that her nightmares are actually terrifying realities.

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Jump Scares: 18 (3 major, 15 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: James Wan

Runtime: 111 minutes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:02:25 – A man is thrown backwards through a door, hitting a wall.

00:12:16 – A sudden sound of a blender coming from the kitchen.

00:13:16 – A TV suddenly turns on.

00:14:13 – A shadowy figure suddenly attacks Derek.

00:15:24 – Madison suddenly gasps as she sees a dead body.

00:15:52 – A shadowy figure suddenly slams the front door shut as Madison is trying to escape.

00:26:41 – Maddie suddenly appears at the window.

00:31:54 – A body with a bloodied face falls from the ceiling.

00:35:27 – Accompanied by a screech, a mysterious figure can be seen downstairs suddenly running from one side to the other.

00:36:25 – As Madison turns after putting clothes in the washer, a screaming woman suddenly appears on the other side of the washer door glass.

00:41:02 – As the prisoner tries to cut her ropes, a trophy/dagger is thrown landing in a wooden post and just missing her face.

00:45:19 – A shadowy figure suddenly appears.

01:05:24 – A carriage suddenly moves, accompanied by a sound.

01:05:57 – Gabriel suddenly jumps down from his hiding place.

01:13:38 – An escaping woman falls through the attic floor.

01:16:16 – As Madison shouts and gets angry, the lights in the interrogation room explode.

01:35:38 – A lot of light bulbs in the police station explode all at once.

01:40:36 – The hospital security guard’s pacemaker explodes out of his chest.

(Major jump scares in bold)

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