Synopsis: Desperate for money, college student, Samantha, accepts a mysterious babysitting job in a remote area that coincides with a lunar eclipse.
Director: Ti West
Runtime: 95 minutes
MPAA Rating: R
Netflix (US): No
Jump Scares: 4 (1 major, 3 minor)
Jump Scare Rating: The House of the Devil has only a few jump scares however thanks to some excellent work by the director at building tension and suspense, they are quite effective scares.
Jump Scare Times
35:57 – A man’s hand suddenly appears inside Megan’s car holding a cigarette lighter. [Video]
1:05:14 – Samantha is startled by the doorbell as she climbs the stairs.
1:14:25 – A loud thump can be heard on the other side of the attic door.
1:24:00 – A grimacing bloody face briefly appears on the screen several times.
(Major scares in bold)