Jump Scares in The Mothman Prophecies (2002)

The Mothman Prophecies (2002) screenshot
The Mothman Prophecies (2002) screenshot
The Mothman Prophecies (2002) screenshot
The Mothman Prophecies (2002) screenshot

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

Jump Scare Rating: A very unsettling movie but one with very few jump scares.

Synopsis: Two years after the death of his wife from a brain tumour, reporter John Klein investigates a series of mysterious events in a small town that might be related to drawings his wife did prior to her death.

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Jump Scares: 4 (1 major, 3 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: PG13

Director: Mark Pellington

Runtime: 119 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Mystery, Low Jump Scare

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

Jump Scare Times

00:07:26 – The sudden appearance of a moth-like figure on the road causes Mary to swerve and crash the car.

00:08:55 – Mary gasps and appears shocked to see her husband sitting beside her bed.

01:11:55 – John turns over in bed and has a vision of his wife lying in the bed beside him.

01:13:08 – John smashes his head into the mirror. [Video]

(Major jump scares in bold)

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

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