Jump Scares In The Jacket (2005)

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Synopsis: A gulf war veteran wrongly sent to a mental institution begins to have strange visions after being subjected to an experimental treatment involving drug injections and sensory deprivation.

Director: John Maybury

Runtime: 103 minutes

MPAA Rating: R

IMDb: 7.1/10  Rotten Tomatoes: 90%

Netflix (US): No

Jump Scares:  6 (0 major, 6 minor)

Jump Scare Rating: There are no true jump scares in The Jacket however at several points in the film jarring images flash quickly across the screen which may startle some viewers.

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

Jump Scare Times

14:35 – Various images flash across the screen while Jack lies in the dark.

22:33 – Images flash across the screen as Jack lies in the dark once more.

25:45 – Jack sees a bright flash as a glass breaks.

1:15:08 – Images of the shooting briefly flash across the screen.

1:16:19 – More images flash across the screen.

1:28:45 – Jack experiences several more flash-backs which cause him to fall over.

Download a .srt file of the jump scares in The Jacket [more info].