Synopsis: Susan Morrow, a wealthy art gallery owner, unexpectedly receives a manuscript from her ex-husband Edward. The book, entitled Nocturnal Animals, is a violent revenge thriller that she interprets as a veiled threat, forcing her to confront some dark truths about her role in their split.
Director: Tom Ford
Runtime: 116 minutes
MPAA Rating: R
Netflix (US): No
Jump Scares: 1 (1 major, 0 minor)
Jump Scare Rating: Nocturnal Animals has one unexpected and quite startling jump scare just after the half way point of the movie.
Jump Scare Times
1:07:24 – One of Susan’s employees shows her footage on her smart phone from a baby monitor. While looking at the phone, Susan suddenly sees a frightening image of Ray (the antagonist of the story she is reading) flash briefly on the screen.
(Major scares in bold)