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Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,301-1,400)BETA


See also: Top Domestic Art Directors - Top Domestic Assistant Directors - Top Domestic Associate Producers - Top Domestic Casting Directors - Top Domestic Cinematographers - Top Domestic Co-Producers - Top Domestic Composers - Top Domestic Costume Designers - Top Domestic Costume Supervisors - Top Domestic Dialogue Editors - Top Domestic Editors - Top Domestic Executive Producers - Top Domestic Make-up and Hair Designers - Top Domestic Music Editors - Top Domestic Music Supervisors - Top Domestic Producers - Top Domestic Production Designers - Top Domestic Re-recording Mixers - Top Domestic Screenwriters - Top Domestic Set Decorators - Top Domestic Set Designers - Top Domestic Sound Designers - Top Domestic Sound Effects Editors - Top Domestic Sound Mixers - Top Domestic Story Creators - Top Domestic Stunt Coordinators - Top Domestic Supervising Sound Editors - Top Domestic Unit Production Managers - Top Domestic Visual Effects Supervisors - Top International Directors - Top Worldwide Directors

This list shows the highest grossing Directors based on the domestic box office of the movies they worked on.

Since we are still actively researching technical roles, we consider this chart to be in beta mode. The table includes data for movies in The Numbers database. While we make every effort to collect all available data, there are inevitably omissions and errors. Please help us by sending corrections to corrections@the-numbers.com.

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1,301 Mark Mylod $14,011,084 1 $14,011,084
1,302 Lionel Smith Martin $14,010,363 1 $14,010,363
1,303 Michael Gornick $14,000,000 1 $14,000,000
1,304 Douglas Sirk $14,000,000 2 $7,000,000
1,305 Jeffrey Bloom $14,000,000 1 $14,000,000
1,306 Saul Dibb $13,997,253 4 $3,499,313
1,307 Ramon Mendendez $13,994,920 1 $13,994,920
1,308 Miguel Sapochnik $13,942,007 2 $6,971,004
1,309 Chuan Lu $13,873,211 2 $6,936,606
1,310 Harry Hook $13,812,230 1 $13,812,230
1,311 Uli Edel $13,734,039 2 $6,867,020
1,312 Geoff Burrowes $13,687,027 1 $13,687,027
1,313 Jonathan Darby $13,587,246 1 $13,587,246
1,314 Julian Schnabel $13,580,649 6 $2,263,442
1,315 Jesse Vaughan $13,571,817 1 $13,571,817
1,316 Francois Ozon $13,514,899 8 $1,689,362
1,317 Mark Polish $13,454,014 4 $3,363,504
1,318 Mickey Liddell $13,442,412 1 $13,442,412
1,319 Eric Toledano $13,333,811 2 $6,666,906
1,320 Olivier Nakache $13,333,811 2 $6,666,906
1,321 Campbell Scott $13,327,437 3 $4,442,479
1,322 Jason Bloom $13,294,762 1 $13,294,762
1,323 Christian Alvart $13,261,851 3 $4,420,617
1,324 Richard Shepard $13,112,766 2 $6,556,383
1,325 Bruce Robinson $13,109,815 1 $13,109,815
1,326 Drew Barrymore $13,077,184 1 $13,077,184
1,327 Michael Dinner $13,019,253 1 $13,019,253
1,328 Jonathan M. Gunn $12,985,600 1 $12,985,600
1,329 Catherine Owens $12,898,847 1 $12,898,847
1,330 Mikael Salomon $12,890,752 3 $4,296,917
1,331 Kim Jee-woon $12,848,263 4 $3,212,066
1,332 Rajkumar Hirani $12,833,665 3 $4,277,888
1,333 Doug Aarniokoski $12,822,174 4 $3,205,544
1,334 Jerry Zaks $12,803,305 1 $12,803,305
1,335 Benh Zeitlin $12,795,746 1 $12,795,746
1,336 Rohit Shetty $12,770,561 5 $2,554,112
1,337 Robert Harling $12,767,815 1 $12,767,815
1,338 Laura Lau $12,739,737 1 $12,739,737
1,339 Jim Henson $12,729,917 1 $12,729,917
1,340 Sammo Hung Kam-Bo $12,716,953 2 $6,358,477
1,341 Akiva Goldsman $12,600,231 2 $6,300,116
1,342 Bill Pohlad $12,551,031 1 $12,551,031
1,343 Henry King $12,500,000 3 $4,166,667
1,344 Karen Arthur $12,500,000 2 $6,250,000
1,345 Nitesh Tiwari $12,398,091 3 $4,132,697
1,346 David Douglas $12,366,990 2 $6,183,495
1,347 Wong Kar-wai $12,340,336 9 $1,371,148
1,348 Ry Russo-Young $12,268,654 3 $4,089,551
1,349 Daniel Taplitz $12,232,382 1 $12,232,382
1,350 Lyndall Hobbs $12,208,754 1 $12,208,754
1,351 Tamara Jenkins $12,125,855 2 $6,062,928
1,352 John Farrow $12,000,000 1 $12,000,000
1,353 Kabir Khan $11,945,817 4 $2,986,454
1,354 Mark Duplass $11,942,885 4 $2,985,721
1,355 Jay Duplass $11,942,885 4 $2,985,721
1,356 Kevin Tancharoen $11,862,398 1 $11,862,398
1,357 Allan Moyle $11,845,599 2 $5,922,800
1,358 Heitor Dhalia $11,682,205 1 $11,682,205
1,359 Ralph Singleton $11,578,883 1 $11,578,883
1,360 Robert Butler $11,532,774 1 $11,532,774
1,361 Nacho G. Velilla $11,528,613 2 $5,764,307
1,362 Brett Haley $11,527,014 3 $3,842,338
1,363 Fred Durst $11,526,401 2 $5,763,201
1,364 Bob Weinstein $11,511,323 1 $11,511,323
1,365 Yorgos Lanthimos $11,504,235 4 $2,876,059
1,366 Brian Klugman $11,494,838 2 $5,747,419
1,367 Lee Sternthal $11,494,838 1 $11,494,838
1,368 Mike Mills $11,455,657 2 $5,727,829
1,369 Asghar Farhadi $11,397,096 6 $1,899,516
1,370 Denise Di Novi $11,368,012 1 $11,368,012
1,371 Lorene Scafaria $11,345,957 2 $5,672,979
1,372 Cary Fukunaga $11,333,437 2 $5,666,719
1,373 Andy Cardiff $11,307,615 1 $11,307,615
1,374 Ali Abbas Zafar $11,160,702 3 $3,720,234
1,375 Zalman King $11,000,000 3 $3,666,667
1,376 Michael R. Roskam $10,919,956 4 $2,729,989
1,377 Stephen Gyllenhaal $10,710,977 6 $1,785,163
1,378 Rand Ravich $10,672,566 1 $10,672,566
1,379 Tom Ford $10,663,357 1 $10,663,357
1,380 Damon Santostefano $10,570,375 2 $5,285,188
1,381 Courtney Solomon $10,501,938 1 $10,501,938
1,382 Nicolas Roeg $10,449,579 4 $2,612,395
1,383 Jonathan Prince $10,442,641 2 $5,221,321
1,384 Michael Pressman $10,400,000 1 $10,400,000
1,385 Francois Girard $10,385,583 3 $3,461,861
1,386 Wallace Wolodarsky $10,286,689 3 $3,428,896
1,387 Mike Disa $10,143,779 3 $3,381,260
1,388 Marshall Brickman $10,143,618 1 $10,143,618
1,389 Joe Nessbaum $10,130,219 1 $10,130,219
1,390 Jeffrey Blitz $10,055,868 3 $3,351,956
1,391 Takao Okawara $10,037,390 4 $2,509,348
1,392 Albert Pyun $10,030,875 3 $3,343,625
1,393 Bob Saget $10,020,081 1 $10,020,081
1,394 Jack Nicholson $10,005,969 2 $5,002,985
1,395 Robert Downey, Sr. $10,003,620 2 $5,001,810
1,396 D.W. Griffith $10,000,000 3 $3,333,333
1,397 Barry Shear $10,000,000 1 $10,000,000
1,398 Lars Von Trier $9,991,459 10 $999,146
1,399 Scott McGehee $9,888,109 2 $4,944,055
1,400 Gillies MacKinnon $9,823,757 6 $1,637,293

The Domestic Market is defined as the North American movie territory (consisting of the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Guam).

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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