Jump Scares In The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018)

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Synopsis: After the death of his parents, a young boy is sent to live with his Uncle Jonathan who turns out to be a warlock who is searching for a clock with the power to end the world.

Director: Eli Roth

Runtime: 105 minutes

MPAA Rating: PG-13

IMDb: 6.2/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 66%

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Book Adaptation, Comedy, Loner / Misfit

Jump Scares:  8 (0 major, 8 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: The jump scares in The House with a Clock in Its Walls are fairly tame with only young children likely to find them scary.

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

Jump Scare Times

11:47 – A demon head pops out of the clock beside Lewis.

26:45 – A tentacled creature bursts out of the door behind Jonathan.

28:35 – During a flashback, Isaac grabs Jonathan’s throat after Jonathan checks him for a pulse.

34:52 – Some manure suddenly lands on Lewis.

43:40 – Birds fly out of the secret entrance as Jonathan crawls inside.

50:47 – Lewis shines his torch on a statue and Tarby suddenly shouts “BOO!”.

52:43 – There is a loud bang from inside the coffin.

1:29:08 – One of the toys grabs Lewis around the ankle.

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in The House with a Clock in Its Walls [more info].