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Top Grossing Sound Mixer at the Domestic Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Sound Mixers 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.

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Lee Orloff
Best known as a Sound Mixer based on credits in that role in 29 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End ($309,420,425 in 2007), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl ($305,411,224 in 2003), The Hangover ($277,322,503 in 2009), Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides ($241,063,875 in 2011), Terminator 2: Judgment Day ($203,464,105 in 1991), Pitch Perfect 2 ($183,785,415 in 2015), G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra ($150,201,498 in 2009), True Lies ($146,282,411 in 1994), The Ring ($129,094,024 in 2002), Rango ($123,257,581 in 2011)

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William B. Kaplan
Best known as a Sound Mixer based on credits in that role in 25 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Alice in Wonderland ($334,191,110 in 2010), Forrest Gump ($330,151,138 in 1994), The Polar Express ($306,949,909 in 2004), Cast Away ($233,632,142 in 2000), Top Gun ($179,800,601 in 1986), National Treasure ($173,005,002 in 2004), What Lies Beneath ($155,464,351 in 2000), xXx ($141,930,000 in 2002), Disney's A Christmas Carol ($137,855,863 in 2009), Coming to America ($128,152,301 in 1988)

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Jose Antonio Garcia
Best known as a Sound Mixer based on credits in that role in 24 films.
Top films contributed to this record: The Avengers ($623,279,547 in 2012), Iron Man 3 ($408,992,272 in 2013), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 ($337,135,885 in 2014), The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 ($281,723,902 in 2015), Bruce Almighty ($242,704,995 in 2003), Liar Liar ($181,410,615 in 1997), Godzilla ($136,314,294 in 1998), Get Smart ($130,319,208 in 2008), Sully ($125,070,033 in 2016), Due Date ($100,539,043 in 2010)

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Complete List

Rank Name Domestic
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Lee Orloff $3,251,421,005 29 $112,117,966
2 William B. Kaplan $3,191,477,046 25 $127,659,082
3 Jose Antonio Garcia $3,078,276,496 24 $128,261,521
4 Chris Munro $3,054,659,919 26 $117,486,920
5 David MacMillan $2,611,451,101 22 $118,702,323
6 Ed Novick $2,518,767,701 15 $167,917,847
7 Stuart Wilson $2,169,923,844 7 $309,989,121
8 Mark Ulano $2,052,220,966 24 $85,509,207
9 Peter J. Devlin $2,035,971,251 14 $145,426,518
10 Petur Hliddal $1,898,951,199 25 $75,958,048
11 Mark Weingarten $1,703,236,211 14 $121,659,729
12 Tod A. Maitland $1,688,847,580 21 $80,421,313
13 Ronald Judkins $1,660,070,186 12 $138,339,182
14 Danny Michael $1,640,415,141 26 $63,092,890
15 Geoffrey Patterson $1,540,213,406 26 $59,238,977
16 Tony Dawe $1,492,355,481 13 $114,796,575
17 Michael McGee $1,484,078,752 10 $148,407,875
18 Keith A. Wester $1,483,102,013 15 $98,873,468
19 Steve Cantamessa $1,439,268,289 20 $71,963,414
20 Jeff Wexler $1,417,295,766 15 $94,486,384
21 Rob Young $1,323,124,641 15 $88,208,309
22 Kirk Francis $1,276,013,913 10 $127,601,391
23 John Pritchett $1,236,081,500 22 $56,185,523
24 Glen Gauthier $1,228,728,884 16 $76,795,555
25 David Husby $1,205,320,505 11 $109,574,591
26 John Midgley $1,170,559,474 10 $117,055,947
27 Simon Hayes $1,162,433,027 15 $77,495,535
28 Paul Ledford $1,153,067,136 16 $72,066,696
29 Willie Burton $1,134,209,175 17 $66,718,187
30 Ivan Sharrock $1,062,663,645 14 $75,904,546
31 Christopher Boyes $1,042,352,731 5 $208,470,546
32 Willie D. Burton $1,024,983,922 18 $56,943,551
33 Thomas Causey $1,011,607,241 14 $72,257,660
34 Walt Martin $992,130,124 11 $90,193,648
35 David Wyman $943,920,921 12 $78,660,077
36 Steve Nelson $929,034,469 12 $77,419,539
37 Peter Devlin $924,359,637 6 $154,059,940
38 Arthur Rochester $916,281,726 10 $91,628,173
39 Guntis Sics $887,464,443 7 $126,780,635
40 Ron Judkins $886,359,060 7 $126,622,723
41 Tom Nelson $874,879,131 16 $54,679,946
42 Allan Byer $871,348,696 11 $79,213,518
43 Mary H. Ellis $871,172,457 8 $108,896,557
44 Randy Thom $833,184,193 4 $208,296,048
45 Jim Tanenbaum $823,486,735 3 $274,495,578
46 William Sarokin $798,263,730 13 $61,404,902
47 Les Lazarowitz $795,004,306 12 $66,250,359
48 Whit Norris $794,921,011 8 $99,365,126
49 Pud Cusack $785,937,926 13 $60,456,764
50 Andy Nelson $758,470,948 5 $151,694,190
51 David Stephenson $745,548,224 13 $57,349,863
52 Greg P. Russell $745,369,583 4 $186,342,396
53 Anna Behlmer $728,817,135 5 $145,763,427
54 Mac Ruth $710,618,180 9 $78,957,576
55 Edward Tise $695,952,329 18 $38,664,018
56 Paul Massey $677,523,267 4 $169,380,817
57 Kevin O'Connell $672,377,271 4 $168,094,318
58 Tony Johnson $666,208,732 5 $133,241,746
59 Drew Kunin $641,333,112 13 $49,333,316
60 Jay Meagher $622,197,321 13 $47,861,332
61 Steven A. Morrow $620,159,602 16 $38,759,975
62 Eric Batut $617,522,047 11 $56,138,368
63 Carl Rudsill $616,809,953 3 $205,603,318
64 Simon Kaye $616,072,483 8 $77,009,060
65 Patrick Rousseau $596,692,156 7 $85,241,737
66 Peter Kurland $595,776,591 7 $85,110,942
67 David Crozier $574,416,168 6 $95,736,028
68 Jim Stuebe $550,556,271 12 $45,879,689
69 Gene S. Cantamessa $533,319,054 4 $133,329,764
70 Ken King $516,322,192 29 $17,804,214
71 David Lee $506,533,415 6 $84,422,236
72 Ken Saville $505,485,728 4 $126,371,432
73 Paul Brincat $492,085,656 4 $123,021,414
74 David Ronne $488,234,563 7 $69,747,795
75 Nelson Stoll $478,428,674 6 $79,738,112
76 David Brownlow $474,198,381 7 $67,742,626
77 Joseph Geisinger III $472,174,002 3 $157,391,334
78 Lisa Pinero $469,625,676 4 $117,406,419
79 Christian Joyce $465,783,609 2 $232,891,805
80 Derek Ball $460,998,007 1 $460,998,007
81 Owen Spencer $459,005,868 1 $459,005,868
82 Jerome McCann $459,005,868 1 $459,005,868
83 T.J. O'Mara $453,101,059 7 $64,728,723
84 James J. Sabat $439,115,857 7 $62,730,837
85 Stephane Bucher $425,727,654 6 $70,954,609
86 Richard Bryce Goodman $424,869,601 7 $60,695,657
87 Manfred Banach $423,873,738 2 $211,936,869
88 Kenneth McLaughlin $419,157,874 2 $209,578,937
89 Robert Eber $417,999,133 9 $46,444,348
90 Peter F. Kurland $415,651,657 6 $69,275,276
91 Greg Orloff $409,367,322 5 $81,873,464
92 Jonathan Gaynor $405,719,384 7 $57,959,912
93 Marc-Jon Sullivan $403,706,375 1 $403,706,375
94 Roy Charman $398,157,747 4 $99,539,437
95 Peter Glossop $389,319,248 8 $48,664,906
96 Russell Williams II $382,138,796 5 $76,427,759
97 Kim H. Ornitz $372,138,664 6 $62,023,111
98 Maurizio Argentieri $370,782,930 1 $370,782,930
99 Robert Jackson $369,366,450 3 $123,122,150
100 Darren Brisker $365,410,212 5 $73,082,042

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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