Jump Scares in Psycho (1998)

Psycho (1998) screenshot
Psycho (1998) screenshot
Psycho (1998) screenshot
Psycho (1998) screenshot
Psycho (1998) screenshot
Psycho (1998) screenshot
Psycho (1998) screenshot
Psycho (1998) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 4 jump scares in Psycho, which has a jump scare rating of 1.0.

Jump Scare Rating: Psycho is filmed in a distinct 1960s style where jump scares are nor prominent at all. The 4 jump scares listed below are very minor.

Synopsis: Marion, desperate for a fresh start with her broke boyfriend, steals a large sum of money from her boss and flees town, eventually arriving at a secluded motel. There, she is greeted by the owner  Norman Bates, who is intensely awkward and meek, and whom she hears arguing with his demanding mother. Marion is brutally murdered later that night, but when a detective and Marion’s sister come to investigate the motel, they discover a disturbing truth.

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Jump Scares: 4 (4 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Gus Van Sant

Runtime: 105 minutes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:45:23 – The shower curtain is pulled aside revealing a person with long blonde hair holding a knife.

01:13:48 – A blonde woman runs toward Mr. Arbogast and attacks him with a knife.

01:30:22 – Lila turns around suddenly and gasps.

01:33:42 – Lila turns the chair around revealing a preserved dead body.

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