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Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 1,001-1,100)BETA


See also: Top Domestic Screenwriters - 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 Directors - 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 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 Screenwriters

This list shows the highest grossing Screenwriters 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
1,001 Elizabeth Hannah $95,677,949 1 $95,677,949
1,002 Baku Yumemakura $95,594,188 1 $95,594,188
1,003 Michael Markowitz $94,879,042 1 $94,879,042
1,004 Leung Lai Yin $94,701,505 1 $94,701,505
1,005 Bill Wittliff $94,000,000 2 $47,000,000
1,006 Susan Shilliday $94,000,000 1 $94,000,000
1,007 Diana Ossana $93,968,412 2 $46,984,206
1,008 Larry McMurtry $93,968,412 1 $93,968,412
1,009 Gary Eck $93,950,000 1 $93,950,000
1,010 Paul Livingston $93,950,000 1 $93,950,000
1,011 Rob Sprackling $93,770,307 1 $93,770,307
1,012 Kevin Cecil $93,770,307 1 $93,770,307
1,013 Kathy Greenburg $93,770,307 1 $93,770,307
1,014 John R. Smith $93,770,307 1 $93,770,307
1,015 Steve Hamilton Shaw $93,770,307 1 $93,770,307
1,016 Emily Cook $93,770,307 1 $93,770,307
1,017 Kelly Asbury $93,770,307 1 $93,770,307
1,018 Andy Riley $93,770,307 1 $93,770,307
1,019 Becky Johnston $93,500,000 2 $46,750,000
1,020 Liu Han $93,470,000 1 $93,470,000
1,021 Wang Xiaodi $93,470,000 1 $93,470,000
1,022 Li Han $93,470,000 1 $93,470,000
1,023 Michael R. Perry $93,205,521 2 $46,602,761
1,024 Robert Schenkkan $93,031,528 1 $93,031,528
1,025 William Blake Herron $92,888,411 1 $92,888,411
1,026 Anya Kochoff $92,887,154 2 $46,443,577
1,027 Will Ferrell $92,829,551 6 $15,471,592
1,028 Tom Pabst $92,759,125 1 $92,759,125
1,029 Brian Burns $92,400,000 1 $92,400,000
1,030 Cat Kwan $92,263,920 1 $92,263,920
1,031 Ed Naha $91,975,828 1 $91,975,828
1,032 Tom Schalman $91,975,828 1 $91,975,828
1,033 John Sayles $91,644,614 6 $15,274,102
1,034 Duncan Kennedy $91,400,000 1 $91,400,000
1,035 Michael Gough $91,094,722 1 $91,094,722
1,036 Martin Donovan $90,603,696 2 $45,301,848
1,037 Toni Ann Johnson $90,569,127 1 $90,569,127
1,038 Karen Barna $90,569,127 1 $90,569,127
1,039 Rock Reuben $90,444,659 1 $90,444,659
1,040 Chris Henchy $90,001,405 4 $22,500,351
1,041 Steph Lady $90,000,000 1 $90,000,000
1,042 Matthew Stone $89,953,846 3 $29,984,615
1,043 Ike Barinholtz $89,755,940 3 $29,918,647
1,044 David Stassen $89,755,940 2 $44,877,970
1,045 Michael Schiffer $89,704,228 2 $44,852,114
1,046 Dan Berendsen $89,597,017 1 $89,597,017
1,047 Seung-wan Ryoo $89,342,778 1 $89,342,778
1,048 Philip Shelby $89,094,555 1 $89,094,555
1,049 Tony Mosher $89,094,555 1 $89,094,555
1,050 David Loucka $88,030,334 3 $29,343,445
1,051 Jim Abrahams $88,000,000 1 $88,000,000
1,052 Kate Angelo $87,526,036 1 $87,526,036
1,053 J.H. Wyman $87,134,314 2 $43,567,157
1,054 Marc Silverman $87,100,004 1 $87,100,004
1,055 Jim Taylor $86,673,780 3 $28,891,260
1,056 Lee Gi-cheol $86,427,833 1 $86,427,833
1,057 Oren Peli $86,264,224 1 $86,264,224
1,058 Robert Ramsey $86,263,492 2 $43,131,746
1,059 Tommy Swerdlow $86,200,000 1 $86,200,000
1,060 Lynn Siefert $86,200,000 1 $86,200,000
1,061 Abhijat Joshi $86,069,856 3 $28,689,952
1,062 Damon Beesley $86,015,365 1 $86,015,365
1,063 Ian Morris $86,015,365 1 $86,015,365
1,064 Toni Myers $85,749,153 3 $28,583,051
1,065 Matthew Sand $85,584,696 2 $42,792,348
1,066 John Milius $85,487,344 1 $85,487,344
1,067 Dilip Shukla $85,418,893 2 $42,709,447
1,068 Liang Xuan $85,299,261 1 $85,299,261
1,069 Jeff Maguire $85,100,000 1 $85,100,000
1,070 Rajkumar Hirani $85,000,000 2 $42,500,000
1,071 Bill Walsh $85,000,000 1 $85,000,000
1,072 Jeremy Iacone $84,975,000 1 $84,975,000
1,073 John Rogers $84,964,371 2 $42,482,186
1,074 Kelly Masterson $84,495,285 2 $42,247,643
1,075 Sabrina Tseng $84,412,902 1 $84,412,902
1,076 Aaron Guzikowski $84,304,844 3 $28,101,615
1,077 Gary Spinelli $84,200,511 3 $28,066,837
1,078 Kim Hwang-sung $84,164,423 1 $84,164,423
1,079 Kim Young-seok $84,164,423 1 $84,164,423
1,080 Lee Hwan-kyung $84,164,423 1 $84,164,423
1,081 Emil Stern $84,041,404 1 $84,041,404
1,082 Sarah Thorp $83,672,407 2 $41,836,204
1,083 Joon-ho Bong $83,506,851 1 $83,506,851
1,084 Roman Polanski $82,808,991 3 $27,602,997
1,085 Scott Alexander $82,808,981 6 $13,801,497
1,086 Larry Karaszewski $82,808,981 6 $13,801,497
1,087 Vince Di Meglio $82,638,412 2 $41,319,206
1,088 Tim Rasmussen $82,638,412 2 $41,319,206
1,089 Richard Starzack $82,561,080 1 $82,561,080
1,090 Victoria Bedos $82,438,670 1 $82,438,670
1,091 Stanislas Carre de Malberg $82,438,670 1 $82,438,670
1,092 David Guggenheim $82,360,532 3 $27,453,511
1,093 Sean Hood $82,165,893 2 $41,082,947
1,094 David Hare $81,724,889 5 $16,344,978
1,095 Clare Sera $81,700,000 1 $81,700,000
1,096 Ivan Menchell $81,700,000 1 $81,700,000
1,097 Chris Butler $81,642,087 3 $27,214,029
1,098 Daniel Petrie Jr $81,539,522 3 $27,179,841
1,099 Andrew Wight $81,074,443 2 $40,537,222
1,100 John Garvin $81,074,443 2 $40,537,222

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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