See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 3 jump scares in The Shining, which has a jump scare rating of 0.5.
Jump Scare Rating: Virtually no jump scares.
Synopsis: Writer Jack Torrance and his family move to the Overlook Hotel in an isolated area of Colorado where he begins to unravel as the hotel’s dark past becomes apparent.
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Jump Scares: 3 (3 minor)
Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Runtime: 144 minutes
Netflix (US): Yes
Tags: Book Adaptation, Haunted House / Building, Low Jump Scare
Jump Scare Times
00:50:08 – There are several quick cuts to the twins lying in the hallway covered in blood.
02:08:40 – Jack jumps out and attacks Hallorann with an axe.
02:12:52 – The camera quickly pans to show a bloodied man standing in the hallway behind Wendy.
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