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Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 101-200)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
101 Peter Craig $884,247,227 6 $147,374,538
102 Irene Mecchi $882,905,783 4 $220,726,446
103 David Ronn $879,128,248 5 $175,825,650
104 Jay Scherick $879,128,248 5 $175,825,650
105 Jeffrey Price $874,518,732 4 $218,629,683
106 Peter S. Seaman $874,518,732 4 $218,629,683
107 Peter Ackerman $872,857,090 3 $290,952,363
108 Eric Roth $872,402,356 11 $79,309,305
109 Danny Strong $859,043,885 5 $171,808,777
110 James Vanderbilt $855,658,173 6 $142,609,696
111 Hayao Miyazaki $848,124,568 5 $169,624,914
112 John Francis Daley $842,113,845 5 $168,422,769
113 Jonathan Goldstein $842,113,845 5 $168,422,769
114 Shane Black $839,993,627 5 $167,998,725
115 Scott Rosenberg $829,324,629 6 $138,220,772
116 Craig Mazin $827,800,945 5 $165,560,189
117 Todd Phillips $826,610,463 8 $103,326,308
118 Dean DeBlois $814,901,579 4 $203,725,395
119 Drew Pearce $806,400,000 3 $268,800,000
120 Jonathan Hensleigh $802,280,389 6 $133,713,398
121 Rian Johnson $801,922,720 2 $400,961,360
122 Adam Sandler $800,124,469 13 $61,548,036
123 Robert Towne $797,894,735 4 $199,473,684
124 Harald Kloser $796,577,849 2 $398,288,925
125 Edgar Wright $793,765,430 5 $158,753,086
126 Tom McGrath $782,469,939 2 $391,234,970
127 Paul W.S. Anderson $776,517,996 4 $194,129,499
128 Stephen Chbosky $774,421,763 2 $387,210,882
129 John Hamburg $768,381,100 8 $96,047,638
130 Chris Sanders $763,218,233 4 $190,804,558
131 Michael Goldenberg $762,756,503 3 $254,252,168
132 Don Rhymer $761,207,856 3 $253,735,952
133 Michael J. Wilson $760,012,610 3 $253,337,537
134 Stephen Chow $756,878,946 2 $378,439,473
135 David Ayer $750,470,412 7 $107,210,059
136 Stephen Sommers $749,343,389 5 $149,868,678
137 Joel Coen $747,176,165 23 $32,485,920
138 Gary Dauberman $745,966,587 6 $124,327,765
139 Sylvester Stallone $743,810,986 7 $106,258,712
140 Art Marcum $742,473,978 5 $148,494,796
141 Matt Holloway $742,473,978 5 $148,494,796
142 William Broyles Jr. $726,324,025 6 $121,054,004
143 Max Borenstein $721,484,915 5 $144,296,983
144 Ryan Coogler $712,262,423 3 $237,420,808
145 Mark Burton $709,002,509 5 $141,800,502
146 Meg LeFauve $708,501,442 3 $236,167,147
147 Michael McCullers $706,342,578 6 $117,723,763
148 Bruce Feirstein $699,000,000 3 $233,000,000
149 Paul Haggis $698,934,329 7 $99,847,761
150 John August $694,978,624 7 $99,282,661
151 David Lindsay-Abaire $693,636,190 7 $99,090,884
152 Melissa Mathison $692,498,493 4 $173,124,623
153 Neil Purvis $679,546,748 1 $679,546,748
154 Skip Woods $676,537,044 6 $112,756,174
155 Doug Miro $668,493,819 5 $133,698,764
156 Carlo Bernard $668,493,819 5 $133,698,764
157 Evan Daugherty $664,800,983 4 $166,200,246
158 Mike Berg $663,128,152 1 $663,128,152
159 Brian Helgeland $660,723,744 12 $55,060,312
160 Charles Leavitt $658,719,903 5 $131,743,981
161 Laeta Kalogridis $654,848,848 4 $163,712,212
162 Woody Allen $653,776,364 46 $14,212,530
163 Ethan Coen $651,927,877 21 $31,044,185
164 Joe Robert Cole $647,011,776 2 $323,505,888
165 Billy Ray $643,133,793 12 $53,594,483
166 Joe Cornish $640,973,013 3 $213,657,671
167 Edward Zwick $639,835,264 6 $106,639,211
168 Travis Beacham $639,200,000 2 $319,600,000
169 Thomas Lennon $638,570,481 4 $159,642,620
170 David Reynolds $635,900,000 2 $317,950,000
171 Robert Smigel $634,136,206 3 $211,378,735
172 Carlton Cuse $626,420,117 2 $313,210,059
173 Michael G. Wilson $623,915,000 5 $124,783,000
174 Sam Raimi $619,739,420 4 $154,934,855
175 Jenny Bicks $615,930,530 2 $307,965,265
176 Adam Sztykiel $603,910,450 5 $120,782,090
177 Bob Gale $603,548,469 6 $100,591,412
178 Justin Marks $599,900,000 1 $599,900,000
179 Baz Luhrmann $594,752,935 4 $148,688,234
180 Stephen Sinclair $592,150,661 1 $592,150,661
181 Adrian Molina $590,672,393 1 $590,672,393
182 Matthew Aldrich $590,672,393 2 $295,336,197
183 Robert Zemeckis $586,995,378 8 $73,374,422
184 Noah Baumbach $582,081,111 9 $64,675,679
185 Tsang Kan-Cheong $581,122,884 2 $290,561,442
186 Dan Gilroy $578,861,609 4 $144,715,402
187 Tim Herlihy $574,419,481 10 $57,441,948
188 Josh Klausner $571,065,515 2 $285,532,758
189 J.K. Rowling $569,760,767 2 $284,880,384
190 Scott Derrickson $568,283,670 5 $113,656,734
191 Nancy Meyers $566,067,728 12 $47,172,311
192 Richard Wenk $565,310,907 8 $70,663,863
193 Jonathan Roberts $564,633,077 2 $282,316,539
194 Ivan Raimi $558,329,927 2 $279,164,964
195 Richard Curtis $557,995,054 6 $92,999,176
196 Drew Goddard $555,341,706 4 $138,835,427
197 Adam Cooper $549,853,545 5 $109,970,709
198 Bill Collage $549,853,545 5 $109,970,709
199 Christopher D. Ford $549,666,683 5 $109,933,337
200 Lu Zheng-yu $548,969,022 1 $548,969,022

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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