Jump Scares in Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010)

Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010) screenshot
Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010) screenshot
Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010) screenshot
Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010) screenshot

See below for the exact times and descriptions of the 9 jump scares in Tucker and Dale vs. Evil, which has a jump scare rating of 1.5.

Jump Scare Rating: Tucker and Dale vs. Evil falls much closer to a comedy than horror movie despite some rather gory scenes. There are a few half jumps, particularly near the beginning but nothing that will truly frighten viewers.

Synopsis: Two hillbillies on vacation are mistaken for serial killers by a group of college students.

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Jump Scares: 9 (9 minor)

IMDb: 7.6 / 10

Rotten Tomatoes: 83%

Director: Eli Craig

Runtime: 89 minutes

Rating: R

Netflix (US): No

Tags: Comedy, Gory

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

Jump Scare Times

00:00:27 – A reporter walks down a dark hallway and is hit by a stick held by someone off-screen.

00:03:21 – Alison lifts up a can of bug spray to reveal Dale standing behind it watching her.

00:03:30 – Chloe puts her hand on Alison’s shoulder.

00:12:49 – An unseen person appears in camera shot, ambushing the woman hiding behind the tree trunk.

00:14:12 – Chad taps on the car door and yells out (as a joke) which startles Alison.

00:37:24 – Chloe jumps out in front of the cop car.

00:44:18 – There are several loud gunshots.

00:48:07 – Chad ambushes Tucker who is attempting to hide behind a tree trunk.

00:55:21 – Dale looks up and sees Mitch impaled on the tree.

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