Jump Scares in My Bloody Valentine (1981)

My Bloody Valentine (1981) screenshot
My Bloody Valentine (1981) screenshot
My Bloody Valentine (1981) screenshot
My Bloody Valentine (1981) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 11 jump scares in My Bloody Valentine, which has a jump scare rating of 2.5.

Jump Scare Rating: My Blood Valentine has its fair share of jump scares however unlike many of its contemporaries, the movie doesn’t use a loud jump scare sound to enhance them. Scares at 1:03:29 and 1:10:18 are arguably the most significant however even these are relatively minor.

Synopsis: A deranged miner threatens to derail Valentine’s Day celebrations in the small town of Valentine Bluffs.

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Jump Scares: 11 (11 minor)

IMDb: 6.2 / 10

Rotten Tomatoes: 50%

Director: George Mihalka

Runtime: 93 minutes

Rating: R

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Slasher, Underground

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

Jump Scare Times

00:19:17 – The killer appears behind Mabel and attacks her.

00:27:19 – Mabel’s decomposing head falls out of the clothes dryer.

00:39:24 – Happy opens the door once more and this time the real killer is standing behind it.

00:44:05 – The killer grabs Dave’s head as he tends to a boiling pot.

00:52:28 – Miner coveralls drop from the ceiling startling Sylvia.

00:52:55 – A corpse drops down in front of Sylvia.

01:02:48 – Hollis yells out “BOO” to scare Sarah and Patty.

01:03:29 – Howard drops down from above Hollis to scare the group.

01:10:18 – Hollis’ bloodied head appears from around a corner startling Howard.

01:17:44 – As Sarah and Patty climb the ladder, a corpse suddenly drops from above them.

01:21:56 – The killer appears in front of Sarah and Patty.

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