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Top Grossing Assistant Director at the International Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Assistant Directors based on the international 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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Jamie Christopher
Best known as an Assistant Director based on credits in that role in 30 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II ($960,500,000 in 2011), Avengers: Age of Ultron ($949,212,854 in 2015), Star Wars Ep. VIII: The Last Jedi ($697,910,658 in 2017), Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I ($664,300,000 in 2010), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ($657,179,821 in 2001), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($650,939,197 in 2007), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince ($633,124,489 in 2009), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($616,991,754 in 2002), The Da Vinci Code ($550,284,321 in 2006), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004)

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Will Dodds
Best known as an Assistant Director based on credits in that role in 41 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Skyfall ($806,166,704 in 2012), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($616,991,754 in 2002), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($606,898,042 in 2005), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban ($547,149,597 in 2004), Maleficent ($517,129,407 in 2014), Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows ($348,815,025 in 2011), Cinderella ($333,400,000 in 2015), Kingsman: The Golden Circle ($308,587,490 in 2017), The Golden Compass ($297,154,830 in 2007), Edge of Tomorrow ($270,335,000 in 2014)

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Josh McLaglen
Best known as an Assistant Director based on credits in that role in 41 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Avatar ($2,015,837,654 in 2009), Titanic ($1,548,844,451 in 1997), X-Men: Days of Future Past ($513,941,241 in 2014), X-Men: Apocalypse ($387,300,000 in 2016), Night at the Museum ($328,583,139 in 2006), Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian ($224,987,342 in 2009), X-Men: First Class ($209,000,000 in 2011), Cast Away ($193,598,374 in 2000), Real Steel ($178,417,032 in 2011), Constantine ($145,618,733 in 2005)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Jamie Christopher $9,629,765,048 30 $320,992,168
2 Will Dodds $7,394,311,936 41 $180,349,072
3 Josh McLaglen $6,966,646,127 41 $169,918,198
4 Tommy Gormley $4,767,390,290 33 $144,466,372
5 Chris Carreras $4,503,901,387 33 $136,481,860
6 Cliff Lanning $4,319,461,975 39 $110,755,435
7 Michael Lerman $4,128,178,814 10 $412,817,881
8 Lars P. Winther $3,618,106,593 11 $328,918,781
9 K.C. Hodenfield $3,612,014,168 17 $212,471,422
10 Nilo Otero $3,564,362,508 31 $114,979,436
11 Eric Heffron $3,454,707,949 20 $172,735,397
12 Chris Castaldi $3,284,931,792 6 $547,488,632
13 Gerry Gavigan $2,783,436,056 10 $278,343,606
14 Peter Kohn $2,769,081,797 15 $184,605,453
15 Lee Cleary $2,469,004,217 40 $61,725,105
16 Simon Warnock $2,437,571,432 12 $203,130,953
17 Carolynne Cunningham $2,403,721,418 6 $400,620,236
18 David H. Venghaus, Jr. $2,361,928,442 9 $262,436,494
19 K.C. Colwell $2,310,375,629 45 $51,341,681
20 John M. Morse $2,279,500,582 21 $108,547,647
21 Marty Eli Schwartz $2,199,813,851 52 $42,304,113
22 William M. Connor $2,102,338,805 13 $161,718,370
23 Jeffrey Wetzel $2,094,622,988 20 $104,731,149
24 Adam Somner $1,988,004,800 12 $165,667,067
25 Richard Whelan $1,787,990,671 10 $178,799,067
26 Sergio Mimica-Gezzan $1,777,219,890 8 $222,152,486
27 Bruce Moriarty $1,743,140,482 9 $193,682,276
28 Max Keene $1,693,426,002 10 $169,342,600
29 David Sardi $1,671,025,920 14 $119,358,994
30 Richard Graves $1,641,998,706 11 $149,272,610
31 Albert Cho $1,639,688,728 5 $327,937,746
32 Vincent Lascoumes $1,637,815,906 17 $96,342,112
33 Aldric La'auli Porter $1,589,157,091 18 $88,286,505
34 Joseph Reidy $1,523,099,594 22 $69,231,800
35 John Rusk $1,503,999,528 9 $167,111,059
36 James McTeigue $1,383,108,918 4 $345,777,230
37 Terry Needham $1,352,501,229 12 $112,708,436
38 Jeff Bilger $1,346,315,774 2 $673,157,887
39 Josh Robertson $1,340,728,105 5 $268,145,621
40 Chris Newman $1,334,639,797 8 $166,829,975
41 Jeff Okabayashi $1,305,599,232 5 $261,119,846
42 Terry Madden $1,274,812,854 2 $637,406,427
43 Rhys Summerhayes $1,260,298,948 3 $420,099,649
44 Misha Bukowski $1,243,154,000 3 $414,384,667
45 David McGiffert $1,232,513,322 10 $123,251,332
46 Guy Campbell $1,198,550,054 4 $299,637,514
47 Bruce Franklin $1,160,970,774 11 $105,542,798
48 Gareth Tandy $1,148,346,828 4 $287,086,707
49 David Tomblin $1,092,147,982 8 $136,518,498
50 Daniel Silverberg $1,041,545,681 15 $69,436,379
51 Toby Hefferman $1,040,278,700 4 $260,069,675
52 Jason Roberts $1,037,064,215 3 $345,688,072
53 William Paul Clark $1,029,276,651 38 $27,086,228
54 Mike Topoozian $1,018,202,066 15 $67,880,138
55 Hilbert Hakim $1,011,701,261 1 $1,011,701,261
56 Kim Winther $964,128,516 8 $120,516,065
57 John Saunders $953,005,173 6 $158,834,196
58 Terence Madden $949,212,854 2 $474,606,427
59 Danielle Blake $933,789,076 2 $466,894,538
60 Alan B. Curtiss $922,181,944 9 $102,464,660
61 Bruce G. Moriarty $914,754,000 3 $304,918,000
62 Ben Howard $912,679,013 4 $228,169,753
63 Artist Robinson $912,078,055 9 $101,342,006
64 Gregory Jacobs $902,461,665 10 $90,246,167
65 Emma Horton $901,268,156 4 $225,317,039
66 Jack Boem $895,954,453 4 $223,988,613
67 Geoff Hansen $884,704,818 9 $98,300,535
68 Luc Etienne $879,686,270 7 $125,669,467
69 John Wildermuth $864,931,612 11 $78,630,147
70 Samar Pollitt $850,529,407 2 $425,264,704
71 Mark Cockren $839,225,986 2 $419,612,993
72 Ludovic Bernard $829,708,564 5 $165,941,713
73 Benita Allen $827,169,175 9 $91,907,686
74 Alex Gayner $811,170,348 5 $162,234,070
75 Michele Panelli-Venetis $800,679,228 12 $66,723,269
76 Pete Whyte $796,920,391 5 $159,384,078
77 Mark Cotone $794,291,026 11 $72,208,275
78 Christophe Le Chanu $784,278,914 9 $87,142,102
79 Bruno Du Bois $763,535,824 2 $381,767,912
80 Colin Fletcher $760,765,753 3 $253,588,584
81 Richard Oswald $757,236,403 5 $151,447,281
82 Justin Muller $754,548,612 7 $107,792,659
83 Katterli Frauenfelder $750,125,366 13 $57,701,951
84 Richard Cowan $744,979,518 8 $93,122,440
85 James Bitonti $734,202,342 4 $183,550,586
86 Darin Rivetti $730,040,528 10 $73,004,053
87 Sallie Hard $718,620,135 5 $143,724,027
88 J. Michael Haynie $715,481,931 5 $143,096,386
89 Joey Coughlin $711,385,258 1 $711,385,258
90 Brett Robinson $711,385,258 2 $355,692,629
91 P.J. Voeten $704,498,686 5 $140,899,737
92 Emma Cross $702,000,000 1 $702,000,000
93 Byron Darling $702,000,000 1 $702,000,000
94 Matthew Penry-Davey $698,811,709 9 $77,645,745
95 Philip Patterson $692,786,459 5 $138,557,292
96 Inti Carboni $681,652,514 4 $170,413,129
97 Ben Dixon $679,546,748 1 $679,546,748
98 Christopher Surgent $668,639,432 5 $133,727,886
99 Penny Charter $656,199,856 4 $164,049,964
100 H.H. Cooper $654,020,845 9 $72,668,983

The International Market is defined as all territories excluding 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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