Jump Scares in The Purge: Anarchy (2014)

The Purge: Anarchy (2014) screenshot
The Purge: Anarchy (2014) screenshot
The Purge: Anarchy (2014) screenshot
The Purge: Anarchy (2014) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 13 jump scares in The Purge: Anarchy, which has a jump scare rating of 3.0.

Jump Scare Rating: The Purge: Anarchy is more of an action/thriller than outright horror movie. There are many “cheap” jump scares that are more startling than truly scary.

Synopsis: Set in the near future, a group of five individuals fight to stay alive on Purge Night, the one night of the year where all crime is legal.

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Jump Scares: 13 (1 major, 12 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: James DeMonaco

Runtime: 104 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Action, Survival

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

Jump Scare Times

00:06:10 – Diego surprises Eva as she opens a door.

00:10:39 – A man wearing a purge mask shoulder charges Shane.

00:26:24 – A loud explosion startles Eva and Cali.

00:30:02 – Loud gunfire may startle some viewers.

00:30:45 – Two paramilitary men break into the closet that Eva and Cali are hiding in.

00:31:39 – There is a sudden cut to a door bursting open.

00:35:08 – Leo sees Shane and Liz hiding in his car.

00:47:38 – A bloodied man lunges at Liz.

01:10:16 – A group of men ambush Leo after he climbs a fence.

01:17:04 – There is some loud gunfire with several more bursts of gunfire occurring over the next few minutes.

01:19:16 – Through Leo’s night vision googles we see a woman suddenly jump out in front of him.

01:22:00 – Loud gunfire occurs as Shane and Liz are talking. [Video]

01:31:40 – Leo is shot as he walks out of the house.

(Major jump scares in bold)

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