Jump Scares in The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)

The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) screenshot
The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) screenshot
The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) screenshot
The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 3 jump scares in The Killing of a Sacred Deer, which has a jump scare rating of 0.5.

Jump Scare Rating: No real jump scares although the orchestral score can be quite jarring at times.

Synopsis: A surgeon’s perfect life is shattered by a fatherless teenage boy that he has taken under his wing.

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Jump Scares: 3 (3 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos

Runtime: 101 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Revenge, Low Jump Scare

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

Jump Scare Times

00:41:52 – A loud orchestral note plays as Bob is getting tested at the hospital.

01:28:41 – There is a loud sound effect after Martin bites into his arm and rips off some skin.

01:52:00 – A loud gunshot may startle some viewers.

Watch with subtitles that warn you about jump scares! Download the .srt file of the jump scares in The Killing of a Sacred Deer. [More info]

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