Certain directors are known for racking up a high body count in their fight sequences and epic battles, but who is the champion of carnage?
Randy Olson, a computer science PhD student at Michigan State University, decided to find out. With the help of MovieBodyCounts.com, Olson compared the totals from Hollywood’s bloodiest directors to see who offed the most fictional people in their filmography.
With “Lord of the Rings” director Peter Jackson taking the top slot, it looks like the filmmakers who depicted scenes of war claim the majority of the top spots. Hmm, I wonder if there’s anything to that.