What Attracts People to Violent Movies?, University of Augsburg and University of Wisconsin-Madison Study  
3/28/2013 12:02:06 PM

Why are audiences attracted to bloodshed, gore and violence? A recent study from researchers at the University of Augsburg, Germany and the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that people are more likely to watch movies with gory scenes of violence if they felt there was meaning in confronting violent aspects of real life.