Jump Scares in The Sixth Sense (1999)

The Sixth Sense (1999) screenshot
The Sixth Sense (1999) screenshot
The Sixth Sense (1999) screenshot
The Sixth Sense (1999) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 8 jump scares in The Sixth Sense, which has a jump scare rating of 1.5.

Jump Scare Rating: More of a supernatural drama than an outright horror movie. There are a couple of startling scenes at the 76 and 81 minute mark.

Synopsis: A child psychiatrist, Dr. Malcolm Crowe, attempts to help an 8-year old boy, Cole, who is haunted by the ability to see ghosts.

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Jump Scares: 8 (2 major, 6 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: PG13

Director: M. Night Shyamalan

Runtime: 107 minutes

Netflix (US): Yes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:07:06 – A shadowy presence moves behind Dr. Crowe and girlfriend.

00:54:48 – A lady walks past Cole while he is in the toilet.

00:57:31 – Cole notices bodies hanging in the school hallway.

01:03:24 – The ghost of a boy walks through the hallway behind Cole.

01:03:37 – The boy ghost turns around to reveal a gaping wound on the back of his head.

01:07:17 – Anna Crowe and her new boyfriend are startled by a window breaking.

01:16:29 – The vomiting ghost girl suddenly appears in Cole’s tent. [Video]

01:21:42 – The vomiting girl’s hand comes out from underneath her bed to grab Cole. [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 Sixth Sense. [More info]

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