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Top Grossing Director at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 701-800)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
701 Buddy Van Horn $70,687,344 1 $70,687,344
702 Thomas McCarthy $70,463,635 5 $14,092,727
703 Mike "Mouse" McCoy $70,012,847 1 $70,012,847
704 Mark L. Lester $69,832,088 7 $9,976,013
705 Andrew V. McLaglen $69,787,676 12 $5,815,640
706 Callie Khouri $69,586,544 1 $69,586,544
707 George Nolfi $69,397,610 2 $34,698,805
708 Nima Nourizadeh $69,171,850 2 $34,585,925
709 Brett Leonard $68,300,297 4 $17,075,074
710 Steve Shill $68,261,644 1 $68,261,644
711 Camille Delamarre $68,141,561 3 $22,713,854
712 Angela Robinson $67,692,837 3 $22,564,279
713 Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck $67,631,157 1 $67,631,157
714 Terrence Malick $67,459,251 8 $8,432,406
715 Adam Robitel $67,212,475 2 $33,606,238
716 Chris Noonan $66,664,515 2 $33,332,258
717 Shekhar Kapur $66,661,940 6 $11,110,323
718 Jessie Nelson $66,573,626 2 $33,286,813
719 Breck Eisner $66,491,249 3 $22,163,750
720 Greg Jacobs $66,013,057 1 $66,013,057
721 John Dahl $66,007,237 7 $9,429,605
722 Andrew Douglas $65,233,369 2 $32,616,685
723 Kevin Rodney Sullivan $65,070,412 1 $65,070,412
724 Keith Merryman $65,028,687 1 $65,028,687
725 Danny Leiner $64,954,539 2 $32,477,270
726 Jeremy Garelick $64,460,211 1 $64,460,211
727 Peter Lepeniotis $64,251,538 2 $32,125,769
728 Kevin Munroe $64,149,046 3 $21,383,015
729 Nick Castle $64,075,836 2 $32,037,918
730 Mike Thurmeier $64,063,008 2 $32,031,504
731 Pedro Almodovar $63,995,820 16 $3,999,739
732 David E. Talbert $63,634,694 3 $21,211,565
733 Gary David Goldberg $63,632,878 2 $31,816,439
734 Paul Brickman $63,541,777 1 $63,541,777
735 Frank Pierson $63,129,898 1 $63,129,898
736 Mike Flanagan $62,839,751 5 $12,567,950
737 Frank Perry $62,459,512 4 $15,614,878
738 Björn Stein $62,321,039 2 $31,160,520
739 Mans Marlind $62,321,039 2 $31,160,520
740 Roberto Benigni $61,860,126 4 $15,465,032
741 Salim Akil $61,692,863 2 $30,846,432
742 Tom Hanks $61,465,661 2 $30,732,831
743 Geoff Murphy $61,176,552 2 $30,588,276
744 Dinesh D'Souza $60,894,374 3 $20,298,125
745 Troy Miller $60,860,220 2 $30,430,110
746 Steve Rodney McQueen $60,828,370 4 $15,207,093
747 Jeremy Paul Kagan $60,820,285 7 $8,688,612
748 David Mamet $60,536,904 10 $6,053,690
749 Christopher Spencer $59,700,064 1 $59,700,064
750 Brad Anderson $59,643,072 10 $5,964,307
751 Charles Stone III $59,478,613 5 $11,895,723
752 Paul Fisher $59,281,555 1 $59,281,555
753 Bob Logan $59,281,555 1 $59,281,555
754 Charlie Bean $59,281,555 1 $59,281,555
755 Bobs Gannaway $59,157,732 1 $59,157,732
756 John Francis Daley $58,884,188 3 $19,628,063
757 Jonathan Goldstein $58,884,188 3 $19,628,063
758 Jose Padilha $58,739,108 4 $14,684,777
759 Matthew O'Callaghan $58,640,119 1 $58,640,119
760 Will Finn $58,488,700 2 $29,244,350
761 Albert Brooks $58,156,058 6 $9,692,676
762 Stephen Gaghan $58,051,658 3 $19,350,553
763 Christophe Gans $57,911,495 3 $19,303,832
764 Stuart Baird $57,833,603 1 $57,833,603
765 Kimberly Peirce $57,722,970 3 $19,240,990
766 Tom Mankiewicz $57,387,000 1 $57,387,000
767 Stuart Hazeldine $57,386,418 1 $57,386,418
768 Michael Showalter $57,317,466 2 $28,658,733
769 David M. Rosenthal $57,052,917 4 $14,263,229
770 Kenneth Lonergan $56,875,646 2 $28,437,823
771 Ralph Bakshi $56,871,472 5 $11,374,294
772 Geoffrey Sax $56,800,907 2 $28,400,454
773 Michael Curtiz $56,762,500 10 $5,676,250
774 Hayden Schlossberg $56,758,835 1 $56,758,835
775 Jon Hurwitz $56,758,835 1 $56,758,835
776 Stanley Kramer $56,300,000 3 $18,766,667
777 Thea Sharrock $56,245,075 1 $56,245,075
778 Steve Box $56,068,547 1 $56,068,547
779 Chris Butler $56,003,051 1 $56,003,051
780 Gary Shore $55,991,880 2 $27,995,940
781 Jane Campion $55,905,132 7 $7,986,447
782 John Wells $55,835,368 4 $13,958,842
783 Tommy Wirkola $55,782,834 4 $13,945,709
784 Justin Kurzel $55,767,107 3 $18,589,036
785 Peter Cornwell $55,389,516 2 $27,694,758
786 Sheldon Lettich $54,909,393 4 $13,727,348
787 Fred Wolf $54,812,671 5 $10,962,534
788 James Dashner $54,645,126 1 $54,645,126
789 James Watkins $54,383,559 2 $27,191,780
790 R.J. Cutler $54,295,543 2 $27,147,772
791 Jeffrey W. Byrd $54,221,679 3 $18,073,893
792 William Malone $54,054,105 2 $27,027,053
793 Neal Israel $53,952,082 4 $13,488,021
794 Walter Salles $53,841,430 7 $7,691,633
795 Daniel Stern $53,579,269 1 $53,579,269
796 Greg Berlanti $53,374,681 2 $26,687,341
797 Bronwen Hughes $52,957,800 2 $26,478,900
798 Anton Corbijn $52,844,231 4 $13,211,058
799 Jesse Dylan $52,842,724 1 $52,842,724
800 Stanley Tong $52,672,111 5 $10,534,422

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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