Jump Scares in The Blob (1988)

The Blob (1988) screenshot
The Blob (1988) screenshot
The Blob (1988) screenshot
The Blob (1988) screenshot
The Blob (1988) screenshot
The Blob (1988) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 11 jump scares in The Blob, which has a jump scare rating of 3.0.

Jump Scare Rating: A decent amount of jump scares throughout the movie. A very well known jump scare occurs at the 43 minute mark.

Synopsis: A mysterious jelly like substance is terrorising the town of Arborville, California, Absorbing every living thing in its path.

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Jump Scares: 11 (2 major, 9 minor)

Reviews: IMDb

Rating: R

Director: Chuck Russel

Runtime: 95 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Sci-Fi

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

Jump Scare Times

00:16:15 – The blob suddenly slides up the stick.

00:19:56 – As Brian sits down, the can man appears behind Brian with an axe.

00:26:34 – After talking on the phone, Paul looks up, and sees the blob drop down on him from the roof.

00:31:54 – When Scott starts groping Vicky, the blob wraps itself around Scott’s arm and Vicky’s face begins to melt.

00:43:16 – The blob launches up from the sink drain, and pulls the diner worker through it.

00:47:09 – Brian slips and falls down on the floor.

00:56:53 – While the theatre manager is walking through the projector room, a yoyo drops down right in front of him.

01:11:50 – After being dragged under the water in the sewer by the blob, a badly dissolved Eddie jumps up from the water.

01:12:38 – A soldier is suddenly grabbed by the blob.

01:14:31 – After leaving the motorcycle behind in the sewer, a soldier abruptly walks into Brian.

01:21:15 – The blob crashes up through the sewer hole.

(Major jump scares in bold)

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