Jump Scares In The Haunting (1963)

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Synopsis: A scientist looking into the existence of paranormal phenomena invites two women to stay with him in a haunted mansion.

Director: Robert Wise

Runtime: 112 minutes

MPAA Rating: Unrated

IMDb: 7.6/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 86%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  3 (1 major, 2 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: Only one jump scare of note towards the end of the movie. A couple of earlier scenes may startle sensitive viewers.
One Star

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

Jump Scare Times

42:46 – The banging on the wall resumes, much louder and faster than before. It continues on and off over the next few minutes.

1:27:49 – A door slams shut.

1:42:41 – Grace’s face suddenly appears from a trapdoor in the rafters causing Eleanor to scream. [Video]

(Major scares in bold)

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