Gangs of New York (2002) Bodycount Breakdown

Gangs of New York (2002) Body Count Breakdown by ASHPD24


Bill “The Butcher” Cutting (Daniel Day-Lewis): 21
Priest Vallon (Liam Neeson): 17
Amsterdam Vallon (Leonardo DiCaprio): 5
Walter “Monk” McGinn (Brendan Gleeson): 5
Happy Jack Mulraney (John C. Reilly): 4
Jenny Everdeane (Cameron Diaz): 1
“Hellcat” Maggie (Cara Seymour): 1
John P. Schermerhorn (David Hemmings): 1


Snow Brawl: 65
-Bill kills 19 Dead Rabbits
-Preist Vallon kills 17 Nativists
-Monk kills 5 Nativists
-Happy Jack kills 4 Nativists
-Maggie kills 1 Nativist
-10 fighters (at least) killed by opposing gang members
-Bill kills Priest Vallon
-9 (minimum) additional bodies shown lying around afterwards

Harbour: 1
-The gunboat captain gets a knife stuck in his back

Five Points: 1

-1 dead man shown on road

Execution: 4
-Arthur, Seamus, and 2 other men are hanged by a lawman

Theater: 1
-Amsterdam shoots the Irish assassin

Church: 1
Amsterdam strangles Happy Jack (his body is shown hanging on a lampost later)

Night: 1
-Amsterdam mercy kills Johnny

“That my friends, is the minority vote”: 1
-Bill throws a meat cleaver into Monk’s back and then bashes his head in

Battlefield: 12
-12 dead soldiers shown

Draft Riots: 153
-Schermerhorn shoots 1 rioter
-1 rioter trying to cut the telepgrah wires is electrocuted
-Jenny shoots 1 rioter
-4 dead rioters shown on pier
-1 African American man is stabbed, hanged, and burned by the rioters
-Union soldiers shoot 34 rioters (minimum)
-Union naval ships blow up 6 Dead Rabbits with artillery
-10 more fighters shown dead on streets
-Amsterdam kills 1 Union soldier
-Union soldiers gun down McGloin
-Union soldiers beat Shang to death
-Amsterdam kills Bill
-91 more bodies (minimum) including Maggie and Jimmy shown on road


During numerous battles it is hard to tell just how many people are killed, as the fighting is heavily chaotic. During the ending scene as well where probably hundreds of bodies are shown in the road, it was very hard to tell how many there were, but I got 91 as a base number.