This Supercut Will Make You Jump! The Greatest Horror Jump Scares

The jump scare has become a hot topic in horror. Horror fans are divided on whether it’s a useful filmmaking tool or a tired cliche. But whether you’ve had enough of things going ‘BANG, SCREAM’ in the night or not, the jump scare has played a role in some of horror’s greatest offerings. Where would The Evil Dead be without the fantastic scene revealing the first definitive signs of possession?

Burger Fiction are movie-mad duo Jonathan Britnell and Andy Schneider, who create online content looking at film culture. The created this video of what they consider to be the best examples of jump scares in horror. Can you make it through without jumping?

The films featured in the video are –

The Exorcist III (1990)
Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure (1985)
Insidious (2010)
Mama (2013)
Alien (1979)
[REC] (2007)
The Descent (2005)
The Exorcism Of Emily Rose (2005)
Saw (2004)
The Strangers (2008)
Jurassic Park (1993)
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
Jaws (1975)
Friday The 13th (1980)
Sinister (2012)
Wait Until Dark (1967)
Halloween (1978)
Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)
A Tale Of Two Sisters (2003)
The Sixth Sense (1999)
Poltergeist (1982)
Candyman (1992)
A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)
Carrie (1976)
The Grudge (2004)
The Ring (2002)
The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring (2001)
Se7en (1995)
Drag Me To Hell (2009)
Signs (2002)
The Woman In Black (2012)
Mulholland Drive (2001)
The Haunting In Connecticut (2009)
Scream (1996)
The Orphanage (2007)
The Evil Dead (1981)
The Dark Knight (2008)
House On Haunted Hill (1959)
The Conjuring (2013)
An American Werewolf In London (1981)

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