Jump Scares in The House of the Devil (2009)

The House of the Devil (2009) screenshot
The House of the Devil (2009) screenshot
The House of the Devil (2009) screenshot
The House of the Devil (2009) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 4 jump scares in The House of the Devil, which has a jump scare rating of 1.0.

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.

Synopsis: Desperate for money, college student, Samantha, accepts a mysterious babysitting job in a remote area that coincides with a lunar eclipse.

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Jump Scares: 4 (1 major, 3 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Ti West

Runtime: 95 minutes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:35:57 – A man’s hand suddenly appears inside Megan’s car holding a cigarette lighter. [Video]

01:05:14 – Samantha is startled by the doorbell as she climbs the stairs.

01:14:25 – A loud thump can be heard on the other side of the attic door.

01:24:00 – A grimacing bloody face briefly appears on the screen several times.

(Major jump scares in bold)

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

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