Jump Scares in Sphere (1998)

Sphere (1998) screenshot
Sphere (1998) screenshot
Sphere (1998) screenshot
Sphere (1998) screenshot

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

Jump Scare Rating: Sphere is a sci-fi mystery that takes a turn into psychological thriller territory in the second half. There are very few jump scares and even sensitive viewers should be able to handle them with ease.

Synopsis: A group of scientists is tasked with searching for alien life in a mysterious spaceship found deep in the Pacific Ocean.

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Jump Scares: 4 (4 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: PG13

Director: Barry Levinson

Runtime: 134 minutes

Netflix (US): Yes

Tags: Sci-Fi, Low Jump Scare

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

Jump Scare Times

00:27:44 – An elevator suddenly starts, propelling Norman and Beth upwards.

00:29:33 – Beth turns around and sees a mummified corpse.

00:31:26 – Holographic images of space appear in front of Beth after she taps on the computer screen.

01:28:18 – A sea snake attacks Norman.

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

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