Jump Scares in Signs (2002)

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See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 8 jump scares in Signs, which has a jump scare rating of 2.0.

Jump Scare Rating: Not a large number of jump scares, however the build up to them is very effective, particularly in the birthday party scene and the pantry scene.

Synopsis: A family living on a farm notice the appearance of mysterious crop circles in their corn fields, suggesting the existence of extra-terrestrials.

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Jump Scares: 8 (4 major, 4 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: PG13

Director: M. Night Shyamalan

Runtime: 106 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Extraterrestrial Life, Mystery

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

Jump Scare Times

00:13:22 – An alien like figure can be seen on the roof.

00:35:00 – Graham’s dog leaps at him.

00:58:19 – Merrill watches video footage of a children’s birthday party where an alien comes into view. [Video]

01:01:35 – Graham sees an alien claw underneath the pantry door. [Video]

01:16:44 – Loud banging noises can be heard.

01:20:57 – More banging noises are heard.

01:22:23 – An alien hand grabs Morgan from behind. [Video]

01:32:55 – An alien can be seen in the reflection of TV. [Video]

(Major jump scares in bold)

Watch with subtitles that warn you about jump scares! Download the .srt file of the jump scares in Signs. [More info]

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