Jump Scares in The Haunting (1963)

The Haunting (1963) screenshot
The Haunting (1963) screenshot
The Haunting (1963) screenshot
The Haunting (1963) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 3 jump scares in The Haunting, which has a jump scare rating of 1.0.

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

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

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Jump Scares: 3 (1 major, 2 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: Unrated

Director: Robert Wise

Runtime: 112 minutes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:42:46 – The banging on the wall resumes, much louder and faster than before. It continues on and off over the next few minutes.

01:27:49 – A door slams shut.

01:42:41 – Grace’s face suddenly appears from a trapdoor in the rafters causing Eleanor to scream. [Video]

(Major jump scares in bold)

Watch with subtitles that warn you about jump scares! Download the .srt file of the jump scares in The Haunting. [More info]

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