Jump Scares In The Amityville Horror (2005)

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Synopsis: The Lutz family are haunted by dark forces when they move into a new house, one that was the home of a tragic mass murder one year before.

Director: Andrew Douglas

Runtime: 90 min

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 6.0/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 23%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares: 17 (3 major, 14 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Quite high on jumps, especially from the 44 minute mark onwards. Not recommended for those who dislike jump scares.

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

Jump Scare Times

17:25 – George sees a girl with a noose around her neck while him and Kathy are having sex.

24:04 – A ghost appears next to Michael when he is trying to use the tap. [Video]

26:28 – George walks into a room where a girl is held to the roof with someone else’s hands.

29:01 – A silhouette runs past the camera as Kathy is washing the dishes.

37:18 – A girl appears behind Lisa.

44:15 – Hands grab George while he is in the bathtub and pull him under the water.

46:37 – A teddy bear fals on the ground next to George.

53:44 – A face in the projector changes to a demonic face.

56:42 – Something runs at George and he retaliates using his axe.

1:02:53 – Flies fly out of the vent at Father Callaway. [Video]

1:03:27 – Kathy spins around to see George.

1:08:17 – A figure jumps out at George from inside a cell. [Video]

1:13:03 – Kathy begins to walk through the doorway and George appears.

1:14:18 – George grabs Kathy.

1:16:26 – A face appears in the window Kathy is trying to open.

1:19:24 – George wakes up suddenly.

1:21:49 – The ghost girl is grabbed through the floor.

(Major scares in bold)

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in The Amityville Horror [more info].