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Steven Zaillian

Best known as a Screenwriter based on credits in that role in 7 films, with $1,432,836,632 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #63)
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$662,513,599$770,323,033$1,432,836,632
Executive Producer6$294,110,233$283,509,581$577,619,814
Director3$71,190,752$2,300,000$73,490,752
Story Creator1$180,891,004$276,716,108$457,607,112
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
7/4/2014 Life Itself Executive Producer $131,411 $810,454 $819,245  
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 $239,373,970 $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 Screenwriter, Executive Producer $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 $72,515,360 $162,561,036 $90,000,000
12/25/1998 A Civil Action Executive Producer, Screenwriter, Director $70,079 $56,702,901 $56,702,901 $60,000,000
5/21/1996 Mission: Impossible Story Creator $45,436,830 $180,891,004 $457,607,112 $80,000,000
8/3/1994 Clear and Present Danger Screenwriter $20,348,017 $121,832,939 $207,320,283 $62,000,000
12/15/1993 Schindler's List Screenwriter $656,636 $95,494,598 $320,792,986 $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