Jump Scares in The New Mutants (2020)

The New Mutants (2020) screenshot
The New Mutants (2020) screenshot
The New Mutants (2020) screenshot
The New Mutants (2020) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 6 jump scares in The New Mutants, which has a jump scare rating of 1.5.

Jump Scare Rating: More of an action than a horror movie, The New Mutants contains very little to make the audience jump, with nearly no suspenseful or scary scenes. However, some very jumpy viewers may get startled a few times.

Synopsis: Five young mutants get taken away to a mysterious facility after each of them killed someone, but it doesn’t take long before the mutants start to reveal dark and dangerous secrets of there past.

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Jump Scares: 6 (6 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: PG13

Director: Josh Boone

Runtime: 94 minutes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:29:22 – The security camera suddenly starts glitching.

00:30:15 – After Danielle says, “what’s happening to me?” it suddenly cuts back to the glitching security camera.

00:49:24 – A burnt hand appears from out of the pool.

00:54:04 – Illyana opens the door to find a picture of the smiley man on the wall. (Not really a classic jump scare, but still may startle some)

00:54:11 – The scene cuts to a loud shower after a freaky scene.

01:17:57 – The bear reappears over the closet and yells.

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