Jump Scares In Tales of Halloween (2015)

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Synopsis: A collection of ten short films based on the theme of Halloween.

Directors: Neil Marshall, Darren Lynn Bousman, Axelle Carolyn, Lucky McKee, Andrew Kasch, Paul Solet, John Skipp, Adam Gierasch, Jace Anderson, Mike Mendez, Ryan Schifrin, Dave Parker

Runtime: 92 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 5.4/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 79%

Netflix (US): Yes

Jump Scares:  14 (1 major, 13 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Some segments are quite heavy on jump scares while others have one. The 1st (Sweet Tooth) and 8th (Friday the 31st) in particular have quite a few, while the 5th segment (Grim Grinning Ghost) has a very effective scare at the end of it.

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

Jump Scare Times

4:15 – Kyle jumps out from behind a couch to scare Lizzie.

9:10 – Lizzie puts her hand on Kyle’s shoulder while he is watching TV.

12:38 – Timothy suddenly appears in frame, chasing after Lizzie.

13:09 – Timothy’s hand appears in front of Mikey.

26:09 – A hand reaches out from underneath a car to grab a woman.

26:57 – A man’s face is suddenly engulfed in flames.

44:21 – A lady walks into another woman dressed in a Halloween costume.

47:21 – A lady leans back on the sofa to reveal Mary Bailey is sitting beside her.

49:21 – Over the next few seconds there are several sudden cuts to Bobbie (in red witch form) that may startle some viewers.

53:37 – Bobbie turns around to face Jack and her face morphs into the red witch.

1:04:19 – The killer bursts through the window.

1:07:05 – The previously dead girl suddenly sits up and screams.

1:07:44 – The girl bursts through the door.

1:14:34 – The “child” jumps out at one of the kidnappers.

(Major scares in bold)

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