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Top Grossing Director at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200)BETA


See also: Top Domestic Directors - Top International Art Directors - Top International Assistant Directors - Top International Associate Producers - Top International Casting Directors - Top International Cinematographers - Top International Co-Producers - Top International Composers - Top International Costume Designers - Top International Dialogue Editors - Top International Editors - Top International Executive Producers - Top International Make-up and Hair Designers - Top International Music Editors - Top International Music Supervisors - Top International Producers - Top International Production Designers - Top International Re-recording Mixers - Top International Screenwriters - Top International Set Decorators - Top International Set Designers - Top International Sound Designers - Top International Sound Effects Editors - Top International Sound Mixers - Top International Story Creators - Top International Stunt Coordinators - Top International Supervising Sound Editors - Top International Unit Production Managers - Top International Visual Effects Supervisors - Top Worldwide Directors

This list shows the highest grossing 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.

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
101 Jon M. Chu $783,100,393 8 $97,887,549
102 Kelly Asbury $775,106,955 4 $193,776,739
103 Scott Derrickson $765,077,024 5 $153,015,405
104 Chris Sanders $763,218,233 5 $152,643,647
105 Jake Kasdan $757,465,550 5 $151,493,110
106 Joe Johnston $754,595,391 10 $75,459,539
107 Brad Peyton $750,539,014 8 $93,817,377
108 Rob Cohen $746,647,695 14 $53,331,978
109 Raman Hui $746,100,842 2 $373,050,421
110 Garry Marshall $729,788,609 18 $40,543,812
111 Chen Sicheng $729,691,845 3 $243,230,615
112 Guillermo del Toro $727,109,125 13 $55,931,471
113 Nancy Meyers $726,226,655 6 $121,037,776
114 Michael Thurmeier $718,443,294 1 $718,443,294
115 Ivan Reitman $718,184,352 15 $47,878,957
116 Dean DeBlois $714,873,106 3 $238,291,035
117 Joel Schumacher $705,002,863 24 $29,375,119
118 Ryan Coogler $704,581,073 3 $234,860,358
119 Dennis Dugan $703,548,790 14 $50,253,485
120 Jan De Bont $698,773,574 7 $99,824,796
121 Tom Shadyac $684,063,284 7 $97,723,326
122 Woody Allen $683,631,837 47 $14,545,358
123 Roger Allers $671,672,518 3 $223,890,839
124 Sylvester Stallone $670,319,227 8 $83,789,903
125 Zhang Yimou $663,948,589 12 $55,329,049
126 Rob Letterman $661,915,350 6 $110,319,225
127 Phillip Noyce $661,161,112 14 $47,225,794
128 Jonathan Liebesman $645,311,547 3 $215,103,849
129 Tom Hooper $644,564,231 4 $161,141,058
130 Chris Williams $643,561,450 2 $321,780,725
131 Christopher McQuarrie $643,125,986 3 $214,375,329
132 Espen Sandberg $642,254,692 2 $321,127,346
133 Jay Roach $639,924,341 12 $53,327,028
134 George Miller $639,867,812 13 $49,220,601
135 John McTiernan $636,313,726 11 $57,846,702
136 Renny Harlin $633,335,084 19 $33,333,425
137 Bobby Farrelly $629,382,930 13 $48,414,072
138 Simon West $624,417,855 12 $52,034,821
139 John Glen $623,915,000 7 $89,130,714
140 Joachim Ronnin $622,200,000 2 $311,100,000
141 David Silverman $614,270,302 2 $307,135,151
142 Joseph McGinty Nichol $611,866,130 7 $87,409,447
143 David Ayer $608,988,079 7 $86,998,297
144 Paul Verhoeven $607,335,166 11 $55,212,288
145 Baz Luhrmann $594,752,935 5 $118,950,587
146 Peyton Reed $591,711,615 6 $98,618,603
147 Joel Coen $590,306,217 18 $32,794,790
148 Michael Apted $587,767,707 23 $25,555,118
149 Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu $586,510,691 6 $97,751,782
150 Robert Schwentke $585,547,925 7 $83,649,704
151 Wong Jing $583,376,407 8 $72,922,051
152 James Foley $575,616,529 13 $44,278,195
153 Tsui Hark $570,374,464 6 $95,062,411
154 Gary Trousdale $559,735,624 3 $186,578,541
155 Taika Waititi $559,135,437 5 $111,827,087
156 Phyllida Lloyd $557,251,482 2 $278,625,741
157 Barry Levinson $553,844,389 24 $23,076,850
158 Jon Watts $548,049,795 3 $182,683,265
159 Mel Gibson $546,716,503 5 $109,343,301
160 D.J. Caruso $545,426,963 10 $54,542,696
161 Oliver Stone $542,614,372 19 $28,558,651
162 Antoine Fuqua $536,882,735 15 $35,792,182
163 Peter Farrelly $532,482,598 12 $44,373,550
164 Darren Aronofsky $531,626,793 8 $66,453,349
165 Genndy Tartakovsky $531,244,052 4 $132,811,013
166 Michael Mann $525,476,831 13 $40,421,295
167 Lasse Hallström $523,353,439 18 $29,075,191
168 Mark Osborne $518,694,235 2 $259,347,118
169 Seth MacFarlane $517,146,237 3 $172,382,079
170 Robert Stromberg $517,129,407 1 $517,129,407
171 Phil Lord $515,881,373 4 $128,970,343
172 Tim Johnson $513,034,219 6 $85,505,703
173 Adrian Lyne $500,802,267 9 $55,644,696
174 Danny Boyle $500,226,804 12 $41,685,567
175 Timur Bekmambetov $498,845,192 7 $71,263,599
176 Len Wiseman $495,573,517 4 $123,893,379
177 Kevin Lima $489,777,264 5 $97,955,453
178 Eric Toledano $477,361,902 2 $238,680,951
179 Olivier Nakache $477,361,902 2 $238,680,951
180 Duncan Jones $477,282,182 4 $119,320,546
181 Dan Scanlon $475,100,000 1 $475,100,000
182 Wes Ball $474,891,999 2 $237,446,000
183 Robert Rodriguez $471,138,150 22 $21,415,370
184 Joe Wright $465,554,990 7 $66,507,856
185 Michael Patrick King $461,933,086 2 $230,966,543
186 Xu Zheng $459,069,868 2 $229,534,934
187 Betty Thomas $453,428,558 8 $56,678,570
188 Don Hall $453,052,761 2 $226,526,381
189 Christopher Miller $451,516,611 3 $150,505,537
190 Chuck Russell $451,486,196 8 $56,435,775
191 Paul Weitz $450,798,269 12 $37,566,522
192 Tim Story $449,099,113 11 $40,827,192
193 Sydney Pollack $447,234,276 17 $26,307,899
194 Andres Muschietti $446,444,866 3 $148,814,955
195 Tim Miller $437,958,540 2 $218,979,270
196 David Frankel $437,174,657 9 $48,574,962
197 Vicky Jenson $434,662,826 2 $217,331,413
198 Brenda Chapman $434,524,350 2 $217,262,175
199 Kevin Reynolds $434,263,788 8 $54,282,974
200 Patty Jenkins $434,221,010 3 $144,740,337

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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