In 1986, after meeting assistant director Costa Botes
, Peter Jackson did some freelance special effects for New Zealand TV series Worzel Gummidge
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Sir Peter Jackson
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I think that George Lucas
's 'Star Wars' films are fantastic. What he's done, which I admire, is he has taken all the money and profit from those films and poured it into developing digital sound and surround sound, which we are using today. He got ILM started and they developed all the computer technology we use. George Lucas
is incredible. He has made a huge difference to the way films are made ...
Ranked #7 in Empire (UK) magazine's "The Greatest directors ever!" 
His films frequently conclude with a bloodbath, e.g.: the lawnmower with the zombies in Dead Alive
(1992), and the murder of Honora Parker in Heavenly Creatures