Jump Scares In Sphere (1998)

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

Director: Barry Levinson

Runtime: 134 minutes

MPAA Rating: PG-13

IMDb: 6.0/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 12%

Netflix (US): Yes

Jump Scares:  4 (0 major, 4 minor)

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.
One Star

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

Jump Scare Times

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

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

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

1:28:18 – A sea snake attacks Norman.

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in Sphere [more info].