Jump Scares in The Good Neighbor (2016)

The Good Neighbor (2016) screenshot
The Good Neighbor (2016) screenshot
The Good Neighbor (2016) screenshot
The Good Neighbor (2016) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 7 jump scares in The Good Neighbor, which has a jump scare rating of 2.0.

Jump Scare Rating: Some low level jump scares in the first half with 29:54 being the only really effective scare.

Synopsis: Two high-school students play a prank on their elderly neighbor by convincing him his house is haunted and filming his subsequent reactions.

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Jump Scares: 7 (1 major, 6 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: Unrated

Director: Kasra Farahani

Runtime: 98 minutes

Netflix (US): Yes

Tags: Crime, Found Footage

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

Jump Scare Times

00:07:41 – As Ethan walks around holding the camera he is startled by the cat.

00:12:47 – The door slams and the lights go out (as a joke played on the girls).

00:22:15 – A door slams loudly.

00:26:18 – Grainey is suddenly in front of the camera holding an axe.

00:29:54 – An unseen person calls out “There you are!” as Sean looks for Ethan outside.

00:43:24 – Ethan’s mother suddenly bursts into the bedroom.

00:46:41 – The window in Grainey’s room shatters.

(Major jump scares in bold)

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