Jump Scares in The Gallows (2015)

The Gallows (2015) screenshot
The Gallows (2015) screenshot
The Gallows (2015) screenshot
The Gallows (2015) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 21 jump scares in The Gallows, which has a jump scare rating of 4.0.

Jump Scare Rating: A large number of jumps, mainly in the second half of the movie. Those who dislike jump scares should avoid.

Synopsis: Twenty years after the death of Charlie Grimille, who was hung as a result of a prop malfunction during a school play, the students at the same high school attempt to remake the play in honour of the anniversary.

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Jump Scares: 21 (3 major, 18 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Travis Cluff & Chris Lofing

Runtime: 81 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Found Footage, Low Budget, Slasher, High Jump Scare

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

Jump Scare Times

00:02:36 – During the school play, a door beneath Charlie’s feet opens and he falls through, hanging himself in the process.

00:19:35 – Ryan pops up in front of the camera.

00:25:33 – Something smashes on the ground.

00:27:31 – There is a loud thudding noise.

00:28:32 – Pfeifer appears suddenly.

00:38:38 – The TV makes a loud noise and switches from static to an old news clip.

00:43:56 – Cassidy screams.

00:44:27 – Ryan sees a mask as he walks through the wardrobe room.

00:45:04 – A loud noise interrupts an argument between the group.

00:46:13 – Cassidy is pulled upwards by an unseen force.

00:49:27 – An unseen force throws Ryan off the ladder.

00:50:29 – A loud noise can be heard coming from the other side of the door.

00:53:53 – The camera spins around and focuses on the Hangman, who has appeared suddenly.

00:54:33 – Ryan’s cellphone drops to the floor as he is pulled up by his neck.

01:00:42 – A noose appears around Cassidy’s neck and she is pulled away suddenly. [Video]

01:02:35 – The Hangman can be seen standing begin Pfeifer.

01:02:58 – The Hangman lunges at Pfeifer and Reese on the stairs.

01:06:25 – Ryan’s hanging body suddenly appears in front of the camera.

01:09:12 – The spotlight turns on suddenly.

01:14:58 – A policeman enters a bedroom, the camera moves to the bed where Alexis is combing Pfeifer’s hair.

01:15:29 – A policeman is thrown against a wall, the camera then moves back to Alexis and Pfeifer who are looking at the hangman who then attacks the cameraman.

(Major jump scares in bold)

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