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Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Domestic Box Office (Rank 2,301-2,400)BETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Screenwriters 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
2,301 Elgin James $6,196,549 2 $3,098,275
2,302 Frank Cottrell Boyce $6,173,689 3 $2,057,896
2,303 Sherry White $6,170,998 1 $6,170,998
2,304 Jeff Dixon $6,115,824 1 $6,115,824
2,305 Scott Windhauser $6,115,824 1 $6,115,824
2,306 Frank Barhydt $6,110,979 1 $6,110,979
2,307 Robert Altman $6,110,979 2 $3,055,490
2,308 Dan Sterling $6,105,175 2 $3,052,588
2,309 Barry Wernick $6,090,172 2 $3,045,086
2,310 Pedro Almodovar $6,034,837 3 $2,011,612
2,311 John J. McLaughlin $6,008,677 1 $6,008,677
2,312 Ben Lewin $6,002,451 1 $6,002,451
2,313 Robin Bhatt $5,979,402 3 $1,993,134
2,314 Ernest Thompson $5,979,011 1 $5,979,011
2,315 Tom Butterworth $5,932,060 2 $2,966,030
2,316 Rebecca Lenkiewicz $5,927,539 2 $2,963,770
2,317 Matt Ross $5,898,704 2 $2,949,352
2,318 Andrew Haigh $5,866,913 3 $1,955,638
2,319 Oscar Torres $5,842,961 2 $2,921,481
2,320 Issa Lopez $5,842,961 1 $5,842,961
2,321 Mark Monroe $5,834,621 13 $448,817
2,322 Chetan Bhagat $5,833,397 3 $1,944,466
2,323 Joseph Cedar $5,822,319 2 $2,911,160
2,324 Steve Armour $5,802,208 1 $5,802,208
2,325 Camille Thomasson $5,781,086 1 $5,781,086
2,326 Bart Gavigan $5,781,086 2 $2,890,543
2,327 Paolo Sorrentino $5,761,399 4 $1,440,350
2,328 Sir David Attenborough $5,751,141 3 $1,917,047
2,329 Scott Yagemann $5,747,802 1 $5,747,802
2,330 Michael Mason $5,711,992 1 $5,711,992
2,331 Susan Coyne $5,676,110 1 $5,676,110
2,332 Wim Wenders $5,669,272 4 $1,417,318
2,333 Michael Love $5,669,081 1 $5,669,081
2,334 Sngmoo Lee $5,666,340 1 $5,666,340
2,335 Eleanor Coppola $5,608,745 1 $5,608,745
2,336 John Aglialoro $5,604,043 2 $2,802,022
2,337 Ali Abbas Zafar $5,599,781 2 $2,799,891
2,338 Israel Horovitz $5,599,617 2 $2,799,809
2,339 Keir Pearson $5,571,497 1 $5,571,497
2,340 Rudy Wurlitzer $5,519,569 2 $2,759,785
2,341 Mac Gudgeon $5,519,569 2 $2,759,785
2,342 Jim Jarmusch $5,484,223 4 $1,371,056
2,343 Stieg Larsson $5,427,684 1 $5,427,684
2,344 Theresa Preston $5,355,847 1 $5,355,847
2,345 Craig Johnson $5,284,309 1 $5,284,309
2,346 Elmore Leonard $5,186,646 1 $5,186,646
2,347 Stephen Jeffreys $5,170,425 2 $2,585,213
2,348 Rose Kaufman $5,017,811 1 $5,017,811
2,349 Philip Kaufman $5,017,811 1 $5,017,811
2,350 Todd Lincoln $4,939,575 2 $2,469,788
2,351 Peter Mullan $4,890,878 1 $4,890,878
2,352 David Schmoeller $4,888,270 1 $4,888,270
2,353 Scott Parker $4,875,436 1 $4,875,436
2,354 Enrique Begne $4,869,662 2 $2,434,831
2,355 Michael Polish $4,820,876 2 $2,410,438
2,356 Jan Sardi $4,806,750 1 $4,806,750
2,357 Ronnie Christensen $4,799,774 2 $2,399,887
2,358 Jennifer Saunders $4,772,155 1 $4,772,155
2,359 Matt Osterman $4,731,273 3 $1,577,091
2,360 Galen Gilbert $4,719,928 1 $4,719,928
2,361 Zachary Warren Smith $4,719,928 1 $4,719,928
2,362 Timothy Ratajczak $4,719,928 2 $2,359,964
2,363 Jason Baumgardner $4,719,928 1 $4,719,928
2,364 Rupert Goold $4,719,695 1 $4,719,695
2,365 Jonathan Jakubowicz $4,712,792 2 $2,356,396
2,366 Marjane Satrapi $4,697,108 2 $2,348,554
2,367 Vincent Paronnaud $4,697,108 2 $2,348,554
2,368 David M. Evans $4,651,977 1 $4,651,977
2,369 Etienne Comar $4,575,908 4 $1,143,977
2,370 Joon-ho Bong $4,563,029 1 $4,563,029
2,371 Kelly Masterson $4,563,029 2 $2,281,515
2,372 Kevin Brodbin $4,476,235 2 $2,238,118
2,373 Gregory Burke $4,460,067 2 $2,230,034
2,374 John Wells $4,444,612 1 $4,444,612
2,375 Emilio Estevez $4,430,650 1 $4,430,650
2,376 Justin Simien $4,404,154 1 $4,404,154
2,377 Richard Sherman (Screenwriter) $4,400,000 1 $4,400,000
2,378 Sid Silvers $4,400,000 1 $4,400,000
2,379 Howard Emmett Rogers $4,400,000 1 $4,400,000
2,380 Sandra Thrift $4,367,448 1 $4,367,448
2,381 David L. Cook $4,367,448 1 $4,367,448
2,382 Rob Levine $4,367,448 1 $4,367,448
2,383 Matt Dean Russell $4,367,448 1 $4,367,448
2,384 Sooraj R. Barjatya $4,364,639 1 $4,364,639
2,385 Charles Ferguson $4,341,067 2 $2,170,534
2,386 Jeffrey Blitz $4,327,287 2 $2,163,644
2,387 Gregg Hurwitz $4,288,104 1 $4,288,104
2,388 Mike Jefferies $4,283,255 1 $4,283,255
2,389 Adrian Butchart $4,283,255 1 $4,283,255
2,390 Paul Gross $4,241,197 2 $2,120,599
2,391 Gauri Shinde $4,238,565 2 $2,119,283
2,392 Ritesh Batra $4,231,500 1 $4,231,500
2,393 Cunningham O'Keefe $4,221,817 1 $4,221,817
2,394 Lazaro Gomez Carriles $4,221,817 1 $4,221,817
2,395 Julian Schnabel $4,221,817 1 $4,221,817
2,396 John Pollono $4,211,129 1 $4,211,129
2,397 Andrew Anastasios $4,200,117 1 $4,200,117
2,398 Lynne Ramsay $4,187,511 2 $2,093,756
2,399 Jay Baruchel $4,164,911 2 $2,082,456
2,400 Gonzalo Maza $4,129,911 2 $2,064,956

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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