The House with a Clock in Its Walls
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
Netflix (US): No
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.
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.