Jump Scares in The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014) screenshot
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014) screenshot
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014) screenshot
The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 8 jump scares in The Town That Dreaded Sundown, which has a jump scare rating of 3.0.

Jump Scare Rating: The Town That Dreaded Sundown is not overly reliant on jump scares although one at 20:39, and another at 1:07:52 are well executed.

Synopsis: In the small town of Texarkana where a serial killer terrorized townsfolk 65 years ago, a series of new killings raises fears of a copycat killer.

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Jump Scares: 8 (2 major, 6 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: R

Director: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

Runtime: 86 minutes

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Low Budget, Slasher

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

Jump Scare Times

00:07:13 – A masked man breaks the window of Corey’s car as he is about to drive off.

00:20:39 – A severed head is slammed into a window. [Video]

00:38:48 – There is a loud gun shot.

00:43:13 – Johnny is hit over the head as he tries to escape.

00:54:16 – A close up shot of a man’s face as he is shot in the eye may startle some viewers.

00:55:30 – A woman looks up while crawling through a wheat field and sees a scarecrow.

01:06:41 – Jami sees a bloodied face lying beside her in bed.

01:07:52 – The killer’s masked face suddenly appears on the screen, accompanied by a sound effect. [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 Town That Dreaded Sundown. [More info]

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