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Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 401-500)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
401 Jonathan Levine $190,284,683 7 $27,183,526
402 John Krasinski $188,707,526 3 $62,902,509
403 Guy Hamilton $188,453,189 8 $23,556,649
404 John Moore $187,903,503 6 $31,317,251
405 Kirk De Micco $187,168,425 1 $187,168,425
406 Jean-Jacques Annaud $186,575,907 11 $16,961,446
407 Lawrence Guterman $184,133,014 2 $92,066,507
408 Wes Ball $184,125,054 2 $92,062,527
409 Paul Mazursky $183,464,162 10 $18,346,416
410 Pierre Morel $180,943,381 5 $36,188,676
411 Joe Roth $179,822,461 3 $59,940,820
412 Andrzej Bartkowiak $179,344,264 5 $35,868,853
413 Peter Faiman $179,074,528 2 $89,537,264
414 William Wyler $178,807,416 5 $35,761,483
415 Albert Hughes $178,572,812 6 $29,762,135
416 Ron Underwood $177,745,265 4 $44,436,316
417 Olivier Megaton $176,520,141 3 $58,840,047
418 Jordan Peele $176,040,665 2 $88,020,333
419 Greg Mottola $175,876,853 5 $35,175,371
420 Chris McKay $175,750,384 2 $87,875,192
421 Kent Seki $175,003,033 1 $175,003,033
422 Joe Carnahan $174,930,625 9 $19,436,736
423 Dean Parisot $174,326,539 4 $43,581,635
424 Michael Gracey $174,312,158 1 $174,312,158
425 Phyllida Lloyd $174,089,499 2 $87,044,750
426 Espen Sandberg $174,076,286 2 $87,038,143
427 Steve Barron $173,736,935 6 $28,956,156
428 Josh Gordon $173,362,042 2 $86,681,021
429 Will Speck $173,362,042 2 $86,681,021
430 Paul W.S. Anderson $172,865,735 5 $34,573,147
431 Joachim Ronnin $172,558,876 2 $86,279,438
432 Roman Polanski $172,517,380 16 $10,782,336
433 Nick Park $172,132,008 5 $34,426,402
434 Sam Fell $171,545,868 3 $57,181,956
435 Peter Hewitt $171,351,512 7 $24,478,787
436 Karey Kirkpatrick $171,241,732 3 $57,080,577
437 Chirs Buck $171,091,819 1 $171,091,819
438 James McTeigue $171,025,310 5 $34,205,062
439 Jordan Vogt-Roberts $169,368,312 3 $56,456,104
440 David F. Sandberg $169,361,036 4 $42,340,259
441 Jay Russell $168,216,163 5 $33,643,233
442 Philip Kaufman $167,833,444 9 $18,648,160
443 Sam Taylor-Johnson $167,612,596 3 $55,870,865
444 Dwight H. Little $166,755,302 9 $18,528,367
445 Mikael Hafstrom $166,235,714 5 $33,247,143
446 Lee Daniels $164,875,819 5 $32,975,164
447 Damien Chazelle $164,227,650 4 $41,056,913
448 Glenn Ficarra $163,334,953 6 $27,222,492
449 John Requa $163,334,953 6 $27,222,492
450 Paul Tibbitt $162,994,032 2 $81,497,016
451 Michel Gondry $162,316,276 12 $13,526,356
452 Tony Gilroy $162,237,752 2 $81,118,876
453 Bibo Bergeron $161,412,000 2 $80,706,000
454 Michael Thurmeier $161,321,843 1 $161,321,843
455 James Wong $160,668,896 4 $40,167,224
456 Peter Bogdanovich $160,595,627 11 $14,599,602
457 Ruben Fleischer $158,645,113 6 $26,440,852
458 Roger Kumble $158,498,153 5 $31,699,631
459 Danny De Vito $158,171,606 6 $26,361,934
460 Daniel Espinosa $157,828,852 4 $39,457,213
461 Fred Schepisi $157,145,710 14 $11,224,694
462 David Soren $156,949,130 2 $78,474,565
463 John Boorman $156,055,154 13 $12,004,243
464 Stan Dragoti $155,666,897 5 $31,133,379
465 David Twohy $155,077,858 5 $31,015,572
466 Barbra Streisand $155,067,309 4 $38,766,827
467 Franco Zeffirelli $154,689,878 10 $15,468,988
468 Scott Hicks $154,564,731 7 $22,080,676
469 Jay Chandrasekhar $153,572,607 6 $25,595,435
470 Toni Myers $153,079,928 3 $51,026,643
471 Brian Fee $152,901,115 1 $152,901,115
472 Ava Duvernay $152,792,322 6 $25,465,387
473 David Gordon Green $152,723,086 14 $10,908,792
474 Paul Thomas Anderson $152,399,056 8 $19,049,882
475 Eli Roth $152,306,165 9 $16,922,907
476 Jason Moore $152,045,738 2 $76,022,869
477 Rob Bowman $151,370,017 3 $50,456,672
478 David Cronenberg $151,157,003 18 $8,397,611
479 Richard Fleischer $150,939,009 12 $12,578,251
480 Ted Demme $150,569,759 7 $21,509,966
481 Stephen Chbosky $150,165,757 3 $50,055,252
482 Neil LaBute $150,027,001 10 $15,002,700
483 Rob Zombie $148,318,805 9 $16,479,867
484 Spike Jonze $148,159,164 5 $29,631,833
485 Kirk Jones $148,121,087 3 $49,373,696
486 Steve Pink $147,802,277 4 $36,950,569
487 Ralph Zondag $147,063,639 2 $73,531,820
488 Michael Lehmann $146,338,730 9 $16,259,859
489 Ronny Yu $146,109,390 4 $36,527,348
490 Alex Kendrick $145,946,986 5 $29,189,397
491 Charles Martin Smith $145,159,397 7 $20,737,057
492 Marc Lawrence $143,927,507 4 $35,981,877
493 Alessandro Carloni $143,528,619 2 $71,764,310
494 Fede Álvarez $143,457,731 3 $47,819,244
495 Scott Cooper $143,197,383 4 $35,799,346
496 Jared Hess $142,242,307 6 $23,707,051
497 Jack Lee Thompson $142,240,067 14 $10,160,005
498 Ted Kotcheff $142,127,096 10 $14,212,710
499 Thor Freudenthal $141,738,101 3 $47,246,034
500 Jim Sheridan $141,402,255 8 $17,675,282

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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