Jump Scares in Penny Dreadful (Season 2)

Penny Dreadful (Season 2) screenshot
Penny Dreadful (Season 2) screenshot
Penny Dreadful (Season 2) screenshot
Penny Dreadful (Season 2) screenshot
Penny Dreadful (Season 2) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 7 jump scares in Penny Dreadful, which has a jump scare rating of 1.5.

Jump Scare Rating: Only a few jump scares and almost all involving the witches, mainly in the first episode.

Synopsis: Vanessa, Ethan, Victor and Malcom take on a new threat in 19th century England

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Jump Scares: 7 (7 minor)

Episodes: 10

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: TVMA

Netflix (US): No

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

Jump Scare Times

—Episode 1—

00:10:05 – A witch bursts through the carriage.

00:11:26 – A witch appears in the open window.

00:53:44 – The lightning flashes with a sound effect and the witches are suddenly behind Vanessa.

 

—Episode 5—

00:12:41 – A musical cue after a quiet scene.

 

—Episode 8—

00:36:05 – Various small jump scares rapid fire as the witches attack.

00:38:36 – The painting moves.

 

—Episode 10—

00:03:07 – Cut straight to the wolfman growling.

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