Jump Scares in The First Purge (2018)

The First Purge (2018) screenshot
The First Purge (2018) screenshot
The First Purge (2018) screenshot
The First Purge (2018) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 8 jump scares in The First Purge, which has a jump scare rating of 2.5.

Jump Scare Rating: Characters suddenly appear out of nowhere to provide for some fairly cheap jump scares in The First Purge.

Synopsis: After a new political party, the New Founding Fathers of America, rises to power in the United States, a social experiment is announced where all crime will be legal on Staten Island for 24 hours with a $5000 reward offered to anyone who participates.

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Jump Scares: 8 (8 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Gerard McMurray

Runtime: 98 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Action

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

Jump Scare Times

00:12:42 – Skeletor suddenly appears beside Isaiah.

00:29:26 – Skeletor appears behind a man trying to pry open the ATM.

00:34:53 – As Isiah rounds a corner he bumps into Kels and his gang.

00:44:02 – As Isiah walks down a dark corridor, a man with his face covered appears behind him.

00:48:05 – Skeletor grabs Nya from behind as she looks at her phone.

00:52:16 – After Isiah and Nya fist bump, a man in a mask suddenly appears in front of them.

00:57:52 – An arm reaches out to grab Nya as she walks up the church steps.

01:04:48 – A knife blade barely misses Nya as the group runs past a construction sign.

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