Steven Zaillian

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $1,428,785,318 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #58)
Best-Known Technical Roles: American Gangster (Screenwriter), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Screenwriter), American Gangster (Executive Producer), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Executive Producer), Mission: Impossible (Story Creator)
Most productive collaborators: Daniel Craig, David Fincher, Ridley Scott, Denzel Washington, Rooney Mara

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
In Technical RolesScreenwriter7$663,465,778$765,319,540$1,428,785,318
Executive Producer6$294,117,313$277,297,058$571,414,371
Director3$71,197,832$2,300,000$73,497,832
Story Creator1$180,981,886$276,716,108$457,697,994
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
7/4/2014 Life Itself Executive Producer $131,411 $810,454 $810,454  
9/7/2012 The Cold Light of Day Executive Producer $1,831,588 $3,763,583 $12,425,385 $20,000,000
12/20/2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Executive Producer, Screenwriter $12,768,604 $102,515,793 $233,170,238 $90,000,000
10/29/2010 Welcome to the Rileys Executive Producer $42,145 $152,857 $312,857 $10,000,000
11/2/2007 American Gangster Executive Producer, Screenwriter $43,565,135 $130,164,645 $267,985,456 $100,000,000
9/22/2006 All the King's Men Director $3,672,366 $7,221,458 $9,521,458 $55,000,000
4/22/2005 The Interpreter Screenwriter $22,822,455 $72,708,161 $163,954,076 $90,000,000
12/25/1998 A Civil Action Director, Executive Producer, Screenwriter $70,079 $56,709,981 $56,709,981 $60,000,000
5/21/1996 Mission: Impossible Story Creator $45,436,830 $180,981,886 $457,697,994 $80,000,000
8/3/1994 Clear and Present Danger Screenwriter $20,348,017 $122,012,656 $207,500,000 $62,000,000
12/15/1993 Schindler's List Screenwriter $656,636 $96,067,179 $321,365,567 $25,000,000
8/11/1993 Searching for Bobby Fischer Director $1,121,354 $7,266,393 $7,266,393  
6/5/1992 Patriot Games Screenwriter $18,511,191 $83,287,363 $178,100,000 $45,000,000