Jump Scares In The Atticus Institute (2015)

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Synopsis: In the 1970s the Atticus Institute was created by Dr. Henry West to find people exhibiting supernatural abilities. After a young woman, Judith, shows extraordinary abilities, the military steps in and attempts to weaponize her with disastrous results.

Director: Chris Sparling

Runtime: 83 minutes

MPAA Rating: Unrated

IMDb: 5.4/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 50%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  13 (3 major, 10 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Documentary style possession flick with a large number of jump scares.

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

Jump Scare Times

0:57 – There is a loud scream from someone off camera.

17:45 – The chair one of the men is sitting on suddenly moves.

21:51 – The security footage cuts back to Judith’s room and there is a loud electronic noise along with objects in the room moving around.

23:35 – There is a quick cut to Judith screaming while being held down.

25:16 – The scene abruptly cuts to Judith banging her fist on a table.

33:12 – Judith vomits a black liquid.

34:48 – The lights flash back on and Judith’s face is right by the camera.

38:25 – The frog on the table suddenly explodes.

39:43 – Judith grabs Marcus from behind.

47:14 – There are several loud bangs.

1:14:16 – Robert’s hand hits the glass booth.

1:16:01 – Judith suddenly rears up in the chair and screams.

1:18:46 – Judith’s heart appears to explode from inside her body.

(Major scares in bold)

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