See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 19 jump scares in Scream, which has a jump scare rating of 3.5.
Jump Scare Rating: Numerous minor jump scares throughout, particularly in the last 45 minutes of the movie.
Synopsis: The small town of Woodsboro is terrorized by a serial killer who taunts his victims by testing their knowledge of horror movies.
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Jump Scares: 19 (1 major, 18 minor)
Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes
Director: Wes Craven
Runtime: 111 minutes
Jump Scare Times
00:08:53 – A chair is thrown through the window.
00:10:20 – Casey looks in the window as a masked man turns around.
00:13:22 – Sidney peers out of the window as Billy pops up.
00:28:36 – A masked man comes out of the door behind Sidney.
00:29:48 – Billy climbs through the window.
00:30:31 – Sidney opens front door to Deputy Dewey holding the killer’s mask. [Video].
00:53:04 – Principal Himbry closes the door revealing the masked man standing behind it.
01:02:10 – Gale turns around and almost runs into Deputy Dewey.
01:05:04 – Some tools fall down.
01:07:55 – Billy suddenly appears.
01:21:52 – The masked man grabs Sidney’s arm.
01:26:04 – Randy pops up beside Gale’s window.
01:26:37 – Kenny’s dead body slides off the roof onto the windscreen.
01:28:31 – The masked man pops up from the back-seat behind Sidney.
01:30:20 – Billy opens the door and Randy bursts in.
01:41:09 – Randy grabs Sidney while she is kneeling on the floor.
01:41:17 – Billy punches Randy.
01:42:32 – A dead looking Billy reaches out his hand suddenly.
01:42:40 – Sidney’s father falls out of the closet.
(Major jump scares in bold)
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