Jump Scares In Midsommar (2019)

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Synopsis: A grieving student, Dani, travels to a midsummer celebration in Sweden with her boyfriend where unimaginable horrors await.

Director: Ari Aster

Runtime: 147 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 7.4/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 83%

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Low Jump Scare, Religion / The Occult

Jump Scares: 3 (0 major, 3 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Midsommar has barely any jump scares worth mentioning although there is no shortage of disturbing imagery and gore (mainly in the second half).
One Star

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

Jump Scare Times

32:13 – After entering the toilet, we see a figure in the mirror watching Dani. A few seconds later Dani runs out of the toilet and this is accompanied by some loud dissonant strings in the soundtrack.

1:33:23 – Josh is distracted by a person (who he believes to be Mark) entering the temple behind him. After he turns around and tells him “we’re not supposed to be here”, he is hit over the head by an unseen assailant.

2:09:10 – After witnessing Simon’s body being displayed ritualistically, Christian sits back up and a man blows some powder into Christian’s eyes.

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in Midsommar [more info].