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Top Grossing Screenwriter at the International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000)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
1,901 Marshall Brickman $18,235,719 2 $9,117,860
1,902 Lee Anthony Smith $18,200,000 1 $18,200,000
1,903 Gregory J. Bradley $18,200,000 1 $18,200,000
1,904 Simon Wells $18,157,000 1 $18,157,000
1,905 Wendy Wells $18,157,000 1 $18,157,000
1,906 Richard D'Ovidio $18,151,624 3 $6,050,541
1,907 Pierce Gradner $18,026,038 1 $18,026,038
1,908 Shawn Harwell $18,000,000 1 $18,000,000
1,909 Rose Kaufman $18,000,000 1 $18,000,000
1,910 Philip Kaufman $18,000,000 1 $18,000,000
1,911 Sung-soo Kim $17,987,774 1 $17,987,774
1,912 Keith Thompson $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
1,913 Tony Briggs $17,944,173 1 $17,944,173
1,914 Daisuke Tengan $17,924,662 1 $17,924,662
1,915 Isao Takahata $17,799,508 2 $8,899,754
1,916 Bert V. Royal $17,799,257 1 $17,799,257
1,917 Alexander Charlot $17,793,891 1 $17,793,891
1,918 Franck Magnier $17,793,891 1 $17,793,891
1,919 Ric Roman Waugh $17,789,278 3 $5,929,759
1,920 Serge Joncour $17,788,331 1 $17,788,331
1,921 David Swift $17,668,900 1 $17,668,900
1,922 Thomas Vinterberg $17,622,608 1 $17,622,608
1,923 Halsted Welles $17,564,909 1 $17,564,909
1,924 Joel Edgerton $17,448,940 4 $4,362,235
1,925 Rasmus Heisterberg $17,436,516 1 $17,436,516
1,926 Arcel Heisterberg $17,436,516 1 $17,436,516
1,927 Robert Dunn $17,419,801 1 $17,419,801
1,928 Barbara Curry $17,395,873 1 $17,395,873
1,929 Richard Kelly $17,320,790 2 $8,660,395
1,930 Paul Scheuring $17,297,731 1 $17,297,731
1,931 Tsutomu Kuroiwa $17,281,740 1 $17,281,740
1,932 Michael Thomas $17,218,147 2 $8,609,074
1,933 Carrie Evans $17,115,307 2 $8,557,654
1,934 Emi Mochizuki $17,115,307 2 $8,557,654
1,935 Laurent Turner $17,110,000 2 $8,555,000
1,936 Nicolas Cuche $17,110,000 1 $17,110,000
1,937 Masashi Kishimoto $17,086,320 1 $17,086,320
1,938 Ukyo Kodachi $17,086,320 1 $17,086,320
1,939 Angela Workman $17,076,364 2 $8,538,182
1,940 Harmony Korine $17,024,965 2 $8,512,483
1,941 Chris Bowman $16,857,754 2 $8,428,877
1,942 Hubbel Palmer $16,857,754 2 $8,428,877
1,943 Kristofor Brown $16,824,159 1 $16,824,159
1,944 Joseph Gordon-Levitt $16,790,875 1 $16,790,875
1,945 Ben Ketai $16,681,412 2 $8,340,706
1,946 Kang Je-Kyu $16,583,311 1 $16,583,311
1,947 Kim Byung $16,583,311 1 $16,583,311
1,948 Na hyun $16,583,311 1 $16,583,311
1,949 Chuck Hogan $16,558,151 1 $16,558,151
1,950 Kevin Hood $16,504,473 2 $8,252,237
1,951 April Blair $16,500,000 1 $16,500,000
1,952 Kelly Bowe $16,500,000 1 $16,500,000
1,953 Er Cheng $16,447,918 1 $16,447,918
1,954 Steve Rodney McQueen $16,410,548 2 $8,205,274
1,955 Isaac Aptaker $16,396,919 1 $16,396,919
1,956 Elizabeth Berger $16,396,919 1 $16,396,919
1,957 Tan Cheung $16,378,896 1 $16,378,896
1,958 Xu Zhaoqing $16,378,896 1 $16,378,896
1,959 Tracy Letts $16,367,465 2 $8,183,733
1,960 Steve Rogers $16,279,844 1 $16,279,844
1,961 Mikko Alanne $16,243,307 2 $8,121,654
1,962 Stephen Jeffreys $16,225,181 2 $8,112,591
1,963 Gabrielle Allan $16,152,701 1 $16,152,701
1,964 Jennifer Crittenden $16,152,701 1 $16,152,701
1,965 Jay Martel $16,100,000 1 $16,100,000
1,966 Ian Roberts $16,100,000 1 $16,100,000
1,967 Saiwyn Quadras $15,985,225 2 $7,992,613
1,968 Sanyuktha Chawla Shaikh $15,900,000 2 $7,950,000
1,969 Paul Laverty $15,887,049 3 $5,295,683
1,970 Josh Heald $15,835,841 3 $5,278,614
1,971 Anjum Rajabali $15,819,677 2 $7,909,839
1,972 Prakash Jha $15,819,677 2 $7,909,839
1,973 Charles Martin Smith $15,800,000 1 $15,800,000
1,974 Jeremy Garelick $15,711,385 1 $15,711,385
1,975 Nick Moorcroft $15,698,175 3 $5,232,725
1,976 Xavier Dolan $15,668,995 7 $2,238,428
1,977 Drake Sather $15,608,731 1 $15,608,731
1,978 Steve Mallory $15,574,835 2 $7,787,418
1,979 Jordan Cahan $15,567,861 1 $15,567,861
1,980 Leslye Headland $15,475,659 3 $5,158,553
1,981 Lisa Cholodenko $15,464,104 1 $15,464,104
1,982 Matt Ross $15,463,976 2 $7,731,988
1,983 Gabriel Ripstein $15,328,436 4 $3,832,109
1,984 Robert Eggers $15,315,815 1 $15,315,815
1,985 Sonny Mallhi $15,288,700 2 $7,644,350
1,986 Anuraadha Tewari $15,237,280 1 $15,237,280
1,987 Manoj Tyagi $15,237,280 1 $15,237,280
1,988 Takeshi Kitano $15,230,949 2 $7,615,475
1,989 Ethan Hawke $15,141,309 2 $7,570,655
1,990 Ganggeul K. $15,056,087 1 $15,056,087
1,991 Park Jung-ye $15,056,087 1 $15,056,087
1,992 Lau Ho-leung $14,955,678 2 $7,477,839
1,993 Mak Tin-sau $14,955,678 2 $7,477,839
1,994 J.S. Cardone $14,800,000 1 $14,800,000
1,995 Jean Pierre Ameris $14,791,266 2 $7,395,633
1,996 Brian Tucker $14,778,881 2 $7,389,441
1,997 Supratik Sen $14,743,825 3 $4,914,608
1,998 Robbie Fox $14,702,360 1 $14,702,360
1,999 Paul Webb $14,700,000 1 $14,700,000
2,000 Fernando León de Aranoa $14,624,709 3 $4,874,903

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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