Diamonds Are Forever (1971) Bodycount Breakdown

Diamonds Are Forever (1971) Body Count Breakdown by ASHPD24

[CHARACTER KILLS]

James Bond (Sean Connery): 7
Mr. Albert Wint (Bruce Glover): 6
Mr. Charles Kidd (Putter Smith): 5

[CORPSE BREAKDOWN]

Unexpected Surgery: 3
Bond drowns Blofeld’s first double in mud
Bond kills 1 henchman with thrown scalpels
Bond drowns Blofeld’s second double in a pool of superheated mud

First Hit: 3
Mr. Wint kills Dr. Tynan with a scorpion.
Mr. Wint and Mr. Kidd give Joe a package that blows up him and his bodyguard in his helicopter

Second Hit: 1
Mrs. Whistler found drowned in the river by Mr. Wint and Mr. Kidd

Apartment: 1
Bond pushes Peter Franks over a railing

Casino: 1
Shady Tree killed by Mr. Wint and Mr. Kidd offscreen; we see the body

Third Hit: 1
Plenty O’Toole drowned by Mr. Wint and Mr. Kidd offscreen; we see the body

Penthouse: 1
Bond shoots Blofeld’s double

“Tell him he’s fired!”: 1
CIA agents shoot Bert Saxby

Satellite Destruction: 6
Blofeld’s satellite blows up a North Dakota missile, killing 3 soldiers
Blofeld’s satellite blows up some Chinese rockets, burning 3 soldiers

Oil Rig Assault: 28
American pilots blow up 3 henchmen
American pilots shoot 1 henchman
Ameircan pilots shoot the henchman with Tiffany
Blofeld’s henchmen blow up a helicopter carrying 4 American agents
American pilots blow up 2 henchmen
Blofeld’s henchmen blow up a helicopter with 2 American pilots
American pilots blow up 3 henchmen
9 henchmen seen dead
American pilots blow up 3 henchmen

Boat: 2
Bond burns Mr. Kidd and he falls into the water to his death
Bond blows up Mr. Wint

[THE UNCONFIRMED AND UNCOUNTED]

-Bond incapacitated a surgeon to gain access to Blofeld’s surgery room (we see the body), but it’s unknown if he’s dead or KOd.
-Franks killed a customs guard offscreen, but it’s never shown.
-Blofeld’s satellite also blows up a Russian submarine, but it’s impossible to tell how many crew members were on-board.
-Bond knocked out a henchman on the oil rig; it is unknown if he was killed.
-More people could have been killed when the oil rig blew up.

[THE FINAL TALLY =49]