Jump Scares in [REC] 3: Genesis (2012)

[REC] 3: Genesis (2012) screenshot
[REC] 3: Genesis (2012) screenshot
[REC] 3: Genesis (2012) screenshot
[REC] 3: Genesis (2012) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 14 jump scares in [REC] 3: Genesis, which has a jump scare rating of 2.5.

Jump Scare Rating: Like the two films before it, [REC] 3: Genesis has frequent jump scares once the action starts. However, due to this film’s more comedic tone, the jump scares are far less impactful and most are minor or easily seen coming. Fans of the franchise, and even general audiences, shouldn’t have too much trouble with Genesis unless they’re easily startled.

Synopsis: Taking place before the start of [REC], a couple’s wedding is interrupted by the same demonic virus. Now, the two must fight for survival as their special day goes up in flames.

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Jump Scares: 14 (1 major, 13 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Paco Plaza

Runtime: 81 minutes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:20:48 – An infected slams onto the window of the kitchen door.

00:23:50 – Another infected slams onto the kitchen door.

00:24:38 – An infected’s arm breaks through the window.

00:27:03 – A woman appears screaming for help.

00:27:37 – An infected guest suddenly lunges at Koldo from within the police car.

00:34:36 – An infected’s arm breaks through the door.

00:38:40 – An infected reaches through the window and kills one of the characters.

00:39:43 – An infected suddenly runs out in front of Clara.

00:42:25 – The Medeiros girl from the first two films appears in the TV screen’s reflection behind Koldo.

00:43:48 – SpongeJohn appears from the darkness.

00:45:22 – As the light flickers on, an infected appears behind the glass window.

00:45:45 – The same infected bursts through the window and attacks Natalie.

01:03:40 – An infected appears in the kitchen door window.

01:07:22 – An infected attacks Clara.

(Major jump scares in bold)

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