Jump Scares In The Call (2013)

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Synopsis: A 911 operator must confront a traumatic event from her past to help rescue a kidnap victim from her abductor.

Director: Brad Anderson

Runtime: 94 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 6.7/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 45%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  9 (0 major, 9 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: The Call does have a few minor scares with most occuring in the opening 25 minutes. The dream sequence at 12:40 and the parking garage scene at 22:37 are the most significant.

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

Jump Scare Times

7:34 – A window is broken.

10:43 – After we see an extreme closeup of Leah’s face she is suddenly pulled out from under the bed.

12:40 – During a dream sequence, we suddenly see a quick cut of a bloodied mouth accompanied by a loud roar.

22:37 – A car pulls out in front of Casey in the parking garage.

40:58 – Michael breaks a car window with a shovel as Alan calls 911 (we get a small amount of warning beforehand).

44:52 – Alan suddenly gasps as Casey is talking to Jordan.

1:16:39 – Michael suddenly opens the door during a tense scene.

1:19:12 – Jordan sees Michael looking at her through a crack in the door.

1:21:56 – Jordan knocks out Michael.

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