The Good Neighbor (2016)
Synopsis: Two high-school students play a prank on their elderly neighbor by convincing him his house is haunted and filming his subsequent reactions.
Director: Kasra Farahani
Runtime: 98 minutes
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Netflix (US): Yes
Jump Scares: 7 (1 major, 6 minor)
Jump Scare Rating: Some low level jump scares in the first half with 29:54 being the only really effective scare.
Jump Scare Times
7:41 – As Ethan walks around holding the camera he is startled by the cat.
12:47 – The door slams and the lights go out (as a joke played on the girls).
22:15 – A door slams loudly.
26:18 – Grainey is suddenly in front of the camera holding an axe.
29:54 – An unseen person calls out “There you are!” as Sean looks for Ethan outside.
43:24 – Ethan’s mother suddenly bursts into the bedroom.
46:41 – The window in Grainey’s room shatters.
Major scares in bold