Jump Scares in The Vigil (2019)

The Vigil (2019) screenshot
The Vigil (2019) screenshot
The Vigil (2019) screenshot
The Vigil (2019) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 7 jump scares in The Vigil, which has a jump scare rating of 3.0.

Jump Scare Rating: Jump scares mostly occur during the second half of the movie, however none are particularly startling.

Synopsis: Yakov accepts a request from his former rabbi to act as a shomer, spending the night watching over the body of a recently departed community member. During the vigil he soon realises he is not alone in the house.

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Jump Scares: 7 (7 minor)

Reviews: IMDb, Rotten Tomatoes

Rating: PG13

Director: Keith Thomas

Runtime: 90 minutes

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

Jump Scare Times

00:31:14 – The light bulb explodes as Yakov touches it.

00:34:03 – The body on the floor is suddenly pulled off-screen.

00:45:33 – The Mazzik jumps out at Yakov from the darkness.

00:51:10 – A loud shriek is heard over the phone.

00:57:16 – Yakov sees the Mazzik standing at the top of the stairs.

01:02:45 – Sarah is grabbed from behind.

01:13:27 – The Mazzik’s head bursts into flames.

Watch with subtitles that warn you about jump scares! Download the .srt file of the jump scares in The Vigil. [More info]

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