The Predator (2018)
Synopsis: After a young boy inadvertently triggers the return of an alien race of hunters to earth, a group of military veterans and an evolutionary biologist must fight to keep the earth safe.
Director: Shane Black
Runtime: 107 minutes
MPAA Rating: R
Netflix (US): No
Jump Scares: 6 (0 major, 6 minor)
Jump Scare Rating: A handful of very minor jump scares only. The Predator is more in the vein of an action comedy than a horror movie and there is a definite lack of real tension or scary scenes.
Jump Scare Times
6:07 – A corpse hanging upside down suddenly drops from the trees.
31:45 – As Casey reaches towards a dead soldier, there is a loud bang on the window.
55:45 – As Casey and Quinn back away from the stairs, The Predator suddenly appears behind them.
1:07:03 – The Predator suddenly drops through the ceiling into Rory’s room.
1:24:25 – As Baxley says “That’s the stupidest fucking thing I’ve ever heard”, sparks fly from the tree trunk behind him as he narrowly avoids being shot.
1:39:13 – The device suddenly attaches itself to a scientists arm.