Jump Scares In Splinter (2008)

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Synopsis: A young couple and an escaped convict must survive when trapped in a gas station by a Splinter parasite that transforms victims into living hosts.

Director: Toby Wilkins

Runtime: 82 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 6.1/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 74%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares: 10 (1 major, 9 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Splinter contains many partial jump scares however there is a significant scare at the 51 minute mark.

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

Jump Scare Times

2:14 – A man gets attacked by a crazed animal.

15:13 – The group run over something on the road while driving.

19:05 – Seth goes to touch the road-kill when suddenly it jumps up at him.

34:32 – Something bangs on the door.

34:48 – One of the infected bodies slams against the door.

38:59 – The group rotate to see a cop wielding a gun outside the front door.

51:13 – As Seth pulls the police radio through the window, one of the infected hosts jumps down from the gas station roof. [Video]

53:30 – The infected hand begins to run at the couple.

1:11:12 – An infected body jumps on the car while Seth is inside.

1:13:44 – An infected jumps out from behind one of the gas station stands.

(Major scares in bold)

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