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Synopsis: A psychologist tries to unravel the mystery behind a comatose 9 year old boy who has suffered a near fatal fall – the latest in a string of accidents that have plagued his short life.

Director: Alexandre Aja

Runtime: 108 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 6.3/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 40%

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Low Jump Scare, Mystery

Jump Scares:  4 (0 major, 4 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: The 9th Life of Louis Drax is predominantly a light fantasy/mystery movie however there are some scarier scenes mixed in (notably a tense scene beginning at 46 minutes which culminates with a jump scare at 48:20).
One Star

WARNING: The following may contain spoilers

Jump Scare Times

8:24 – Louis, who appears to be dead, suddenly coughs which startles the mortuary assistant.

35:50 – A book slams down in front of the hamster.

42:31 – A loud sound effect may startle some viewers.

48:21 – A strange looking humanoid creature covered in barnacles suddenly looks up at Dr. Pascal.

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in The 9th Life of Louis Drax [more info].

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