Jump Scares In Sunshine (2007)

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Synopsis: Set in the not too distant future, the crew aboard the Icarus II travel to the dying sun in an attempt to revive the star.

Director: Danny Boyle

Runtime: 107 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 7.3/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 76%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  6 (0 major, 6 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: The final third of Sunshine shifts in tone from drama/sci-fi to more of a horror/thriller. This brings about some jump scares however they are quite minor and not overly scary.

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

Jump Scare Times

50:06 – As the crew explore the Icarus I, something dislodges from the ship and makes a loud bang.

56:26 – Icarus II abruptly disengages from Icarus I.

1:15:33 – Pinbacker suddenly attacks Capa.

1:18:38 – Pinbacker impales Corazon with a scalpel.

1:23:00 – An abrupt cut to Mace crying out as he climbs out of the coolant reservoir may startle some viewers.

1:23:15 – Pinbacker grunts loudly and punches through a glass wall.

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