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Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900)BETA


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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
1,801 Don Cheadle $2,610,896 1 $2,610,896
1,802 David M. Matthews $2,595,644 1 $2,595,644
1,803 Kevan Otto $2,587,072 1 $2,587,072
1,804 Jerry Jameson $2,583,301 3 $861,100
1,805 Siddharth Anand $2,581,138 1 $2,581,138
1,806 Nicolas Lopez $2,574,431 2 $1,287,216
1,807 Thomas Purifoy Jr $2,570,355 1 $2,570,355
1,808 Lynn Shelton $2,549,573 5 $509,915
1,809 Garrett Batty $2,544,120 2 $1,272,060
1,810 James Vanderbilt $2,541,854 1 $2,541,854
1,811 Xiaogang Feng $2,541,229 3 $847,076
1,812 Sally Potter $2,509,892 3 $836,631
1,813 Anubhav Sinha $2,509,150 2 $1,254,575
1,814 Brad J. Silverman $2,507,159 2 $1,253,580
1,815 Robert Wilson $2,506,388 2 $1,253,194
1,816 Walter Lang $2,500,000 2 $1,250,000
1,817 Henry Hathaway $2,500,000 4 $625,000
1,818 Gilmer McCormick $2,491,460 1 $2,491,460
1,819 Eric Valli $2,487,878 1 $2,487,878
1,820 Michel Debats $2,487,878 1 $2,487,878
1,821 Andy Garcia $2,484,186 1 $2,484,186
1,822 Arbaaz Khan $2,474,674 1 $2,474,674
1,823 Sajid Nadiadwala $2,472,695 1 $2,472,695
1,824 Luc Dionne $2,462,588 1 $2,462,588
1,825 Jason Chadwick $2,455,635 1 $2,455,635
1,826 Wayne Blair $2,450,867 2 $1,225,434
1,827 Abdellatif Kechiche $2,450,504 2 $1,225,252
1,828 Choi Dong-hoon $2,437,381 2 $1,218,691
1,829 David G. Evans $2,430,735 2 $1,215,368
1,830 Anne Fontaine $2,420,633 6 $403,439
1,831 Giles New $2,418,404 1 $2,418,404
1,832 Dror Moreh $2,408,553 1 $2,408,553
1,833 Lauren Greenfield $2,401,999 2 $1,201,000
1,834 Farhad Mann $2,396,302 1 $2,396,302
1,835 Michael John Warren $2,394,725 1 $2,394,725
1,836 Andrey Zvyagintsev $2,390,695 4 $597,674
1,837 Steve Race $2,387,730 1 $2,387,730
1,838 Scott Kalvert $2,381,087 1 $2,381,087
1,839 John Malkovich $2,374,732 1 $2,374,732
1,840 Shashank Khaitan $2,373,270 2 $1,186,635
1,841 Rahul Dholakia $2,369,469 1 $2,369,469
1,842 Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi $2,334,228 1 $2,334,228
1,843 Jimmy Chin $2,334,228 1 $2,334,228
1,844 Kelly Reichardt $2,327,651 4 $581,913
1,845 Jacques Audiard $2,310,244 3 $770,081
1,846 Youn Jk $2,305,912 1 $2,305,912
1,847 Dallas Jenkins $2,303,792 1 $2,303,792
1,848 Tom DeSimone $2,300,000 1 $2,300,000
1,849 Gilles Bourdos $2,291,047 1 $2,291,047
1,850 Eran Creevy $2,287,038 3 $762,346
1,851 Ben Wheatley $2,280,386 8 $285,048
1,852 Sylvain Chomet $2,257,075 3 $752,358
1,853 Angelo Pizzo $2,246,000 1 $2,246,000
1,854 Abhishek Varman $2,238,175 1 $2,238,175
1,855 John Cameron Mitchell $2,229,885 2 $1,114,943
1,856 Natalie Portman $2,160,299 2 $1,080,150
1,857 Raul Martinez $2,156,047 1 $2,156,047
1,858 David Michod $2,153,238 3 $717,746
1,859 Jerusha Hess $2,137,573 1 $2,137,573
1,860 Sang-ho Yeon $2,129,768 2 $1,064,884
1,861 Timothy A. Chey $2,127,678 3 $709,226
1,862 Noel Marshall $2,110,050 1 $2,110,050
1,863 Josh Safdie $2,106,810 4 $526,703
1,864 Benny Safdie $2,106,810 4 $526,703
1,865 Mike Clattenburg $2,090,607 1 $2,090,607
1,866 Steph Clattenburg $2,090,607 1 $2,090,607
1,867 Brian Baugh $2,082,980 1 $2,082,980
1,868 Antonia Bird $2,062,406 1 $2,062,406
1,869 Barry W. Blaustein $2,061,921 2 $1,030,961
1,870 Maneesh Sharma $2,055,879 3 $685,293
1,871 Abbas Kiarostami $2,048,682 5 $409,736
1,872 Tibor Takacs $2,032,973 3 $677,658
1,873 David Atkins $2,025,238 1 $2,025,238
1,874 Jocelyn Moorhouse $2,022,115 1 $2,022,115
1,875 Jonas Cuaron $2,002,036 1 $2,002,036
1,876 David Hunt $2,000,093 1 $2,000,093
1,877 Cornel Wilde $2,000,000 1 $2,000,000
1,878 Jean-Francois Pouliot $1,986,209 2 $993,105
1,879 Ralph Fiennes $1,982,988 4 $495,747
1,880 Isao Takahata $1,960,216 5 $392,043
1,881 Antonio Banderas $1,954,202 1 $1,954,202
1,882 Catalina Aguilar Mastretta $1,915,789 1 $1,915,789
1,883 Rik Swartzwelder $1,914,090 1 $1,914,090
1,884 Kim Yong-hwa $1,908,822 1 $1,908,822
1,885 Joshua Marston $1,897,825 3 $632,608
1,886 Tim Chambers $1,891,936 1 $1,891,936
1,887 Alex Gibney $1,891,679 11 $171,971
1,888 Rohit Dhawan $1,878,904 2 $939,452
1,889 Brett Morgen $1,863,587 2 $931,794
1,890 Sajid Khan $1,857,625 2 $928,813
1,891 Jean-Luc Godard $1,847,284 12 $153,940
1,892 Alain DesRochers $1,844,754 3 $614,918
1,893 Tsui Hark $1,836,123 6 $306,021
1,894 Siddique $1,834,384 2 $917,192
1,895 Katt Shea Ruben $1,829,804 2 $914,902
1,896 James Kent $1,822,250 2 $911,125
1,897 Shoojit Sircar $1,801,806 2 $900,903
1,898 Neeraj Pandey $1,801,550 3 $600,517
1,899 Ramin Bahrani $1,791,718 3 $597,239
1,900 Laszlo Nemes $1,777,043 1 $1,777,043

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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