Jump Scares in Re-Animator (1985)

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Synopsis: A medical student and his girlfriend become involved with re-animating the dead when they meet an unusual new student on campus.

Director: Stuart Gordon

Runtime: 104 minutes (Extended Edition)

MPAA Rating: Unrated

IMDb: 7.3/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 94%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares: 4 (1 major, 3 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Only a handful of jump scares in the middle and later parts of the movie.
One Star

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

Jump Scare Times

35:51 – The cat jumps up at Dan’s face. [Video]

51:05 – The body suddenly jolts upwards and begins yelling.

1:03:57 – Megan’s father abruptly hits his head on the window behind Megan.

1:26:40 – A hand breaks through the door while Dan and Megan are talking.

(Major scares in bold)

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in Re-Animator [more info].