Why Jump Scares Suck They don’t have to suck, but when they’re overused, and at the expense of more creative audience manipulation, they’re a bright red flag. [c/o AV Club] #link 2016.12.09 @ 20:11 // Screen // #film #horror You were reading Why Jump Scares Suck, a link posted with comment by MacDara Conroy. It is filed under Screen and was published in December 2016. If you liked what you read here, you can follow this site on Twitter @MacDaraBlogs or via reader feed, and find many more entries in the Archive. You can also buy me a Ko-fi.