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Top Grossing Supervising Sound Editor at the International Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Supervising Sound Editors 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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Christopher Boyes
Best known as a Re-recording Mixer based on credits in that role in 41 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Avatar ($2,023,411,357 in 2009), The Avengers ($896,200,000 in 2012), Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End ($654,000,000 in 2007), Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest ($642,900,000 in 2006), The Jungle Book ($599,900,000 in 2016), Guardians of the Galaxy ($437,879,223 in 2014), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl ($329,542,879 in 2003), Iron Man 2 ($308,723,058 in 2010), Pearl Harbor ($250,700,000 in 2001), Dinosaur ($218,400,000 in 2000)

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Ethan Van der Ryn
Best known as a Supervising Sound Editor based on credits in that role in 21 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Transformers: Age of Extinction ($858,600,000 in 2014), Transformers: Dark of the Moon ($771,400,000 in 2011), The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring ($571,666,235 in 2001), Kung Fu Panda 2 ($499,588,484 in 2011), Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen ($434,407,829 in 2009), Kung Fu Panda ($416,475,940 in 2008), Kung Fu Panda 3 ($375,085,764 in 2016), Terminator: Genisys ($350,400,000 in 2015), King Kong ($332,437,332 in 2005), World War Z ($329,154,939 in 2013)

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Dennis Leonard
Best known as a Supervising Sound Editor based on credits in that role in 15 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Minions ($831,199,596 in 2015), Despicable Me 3 ($767,573,576 in 2017), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets ($616,991,754 in 2002), Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ($606,898,042 in 2005), Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted ($530,529,789 in 2012), The Secret Life of Pets ($507,568,429 in 2016), Shrek 2 ($495,781,885 in 2004), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa ($419,505,894 in 2008), Sing ($363,958,695 in 2016), Disney's A Christmas Carol ($177,853,834 in 2009)

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Complete List

Rank Name International
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Christopher Boyes $6,426,176,527 12 $535,514,711
2 Ethan Van der Ryn $6,339,459,213 21 $301,879,010
3 Dennis Leonard $5,741,408,871 15 $382,760,591
4 Richard King $4,932,355,361 27 $182,679,828
5 Erik Aadahl $4,931,745,456 15 $328,783,030
6 Shannon Mills $4,586,512,384 10 $458,651,238
7 Per Hallberg $4,464,252,067 28 $159,437,574
8 Gwendolyn Yates Whittle $4,205,341,936 14 $300,381,567
9 Wylie Stateman $4,066,640,345 39 $104,272,829
10 George Watters II $3,944,873,181 20 $197,243,659
11 Matthew Wood $3,751,279,093 12 $312,606,591
12 Frank Eulner $3,619,616,115 15 $241,307,741
13 James Mather $3,527,923,284 13 $271,378,714
14 Randy Thom $3,468,406,346 11 $315,309,668
15 John A Larsen $3,199,713,712 18 $177,761,873
16 Skip Lievsay $2,940,390,211 27 $108,903,341
17 Richard Hymns $2,879,456,607 21 $137,116,981
18 Ben Burtt $2,515,052,819 7 $359,293,260
19 Michael Silvers $2,450,791,249 9 $272,310,139
20 Mark P. Stoeckinger $2,384,897,901 18 $132,494,328
21 Glenn Freemantle $2,363,884,641 19 $124,414,981
22 Paul N. J. Ottosson $2,332,488,357 10 $233,248,836
23 Karen Baker Landers $2,314,228,929 22 $105,192,224
24 Dane A. Davis $2,108,665,426 17 $124,039,143
25 Craig Henighan $2,055,913,921 16 $128,494,620
26 Alan Robert Murray $1,981,504,593 30 $66,050,153
27 Addison Teague $1,973,601,726 5 $394,720,345
28 Tim Chau $1,959,663,787 51 $38,424,780
29 Charles L. Campbell $1,958,011,341 18 $108,778,408
30 Eddy Joseph $1,931,678,679 12 $160,973,223
31 Al Nelson $1,814,080,851 5 $362,816,170
32 Philip Stockton $1,778,150,784 16 $111,134,424
33 Tim Nielsen $1,763,368,811 5 $352,673,762
34 Craig Berkey $1,739,345,667 10 $173,934,567
35 Oliver Tarney $1,704,122,031 12 $142,010,169
36 David Acord $1,629,568,429 2 $814,784,215
37 Brent Burge $1,549,587,412 4 $387,396,853
38 Mark Ulano $1,548,943,366 1 $1,548,943,366
39 Daniel Laurie $1,539,010,962 3 $513,003,654
40 David Evans $1,488,929,358 8 $186,116,170
41 Bub Asman $1,468,156,832 18 $81,564,268
42 Eugene Gearty $1,421,448,530 8 $177,681,066
43 Mark Mangini $1,411,801,037 17 $83,047,120
44 Elmo Weber $1,343,193,038 22 $61,054,229
45 Dennis Drummond $1,337,442,909 18 $74,302,384
46 Odin Benitez $1,327,569,569 10 $132,756,957
47 Chic Ciccolini $1,287,878,487 10 $128,787,849
48 Will Files $1,284,765,906 4 $321,191,477
49 Geoffrey G. Rubay $1,259,091,982 11 $114,462,907
50 Wayne Pashley $1,231,582,435 8 $153,947,804
51 Michael Hilkene $1,229,177,184 14 $87,798,370
52 Ron Bochar $1,148,582,621 19 $60,451,717
53 Chris Ward $1,145,989,532 4 $286,497,383
54 Mark Stoeckinger $1,138,564,078 8 $142,320,510
55 Scott Hecker $1,104,329,484 8 $138,041,186
56 Steve Boeddeker $1,078,766,374 5 $215,753,275
57 Douglas Murray $1,076,666,109 5 $215,333,222
58 Tom Bellfort $1,042,055,772 6 $173,675,962
59 Andrew DeCristofaro $1,038,320,576 20 $51,916,029
60 Jonathan Null $1,005,212,768 4 $251,303,192
61 Karen M. Baker $980,416,371 5 $196,083,274
62 Richard L. Anderson $950,765,185 19 $50,040,273
63 Mildred Iatrou $933,766,904 12 $77,813,909
64 Louis L. Edemann $901,466,646 11 $81,951,513
65 Paul Urmson $874,750,960 17 $51,455,939
66 Becky Sullivan $867,591,879 12 $72,299,323
67 Larry Blake $826,852,848 9 $91,872,539
68 Martin Evans $822,748,318 7 $117,535,474
69 Robert L. Sephton $805,975,410 7 $115,139,344
70 Lon Bender $804,527,842 13 $61,886,757
71 Victor Ray Ennis $796,681,248 6 $132,780,208
72 Jason Canovas $763,016,938 2 $381,508,469
73 Scott Martin Gershin $732,019,431 8 $91,502,429
74 Peter Brown $726,156,708 3 $242,052,236
75 Mike Wilhoit $706,803,753 19 $37,200,198
76 John Leveque $694,694,988 10 $69,469,499
77 J. Paul Huntsman $682,280,487 10 $68,228,049
78 Tobias Poppe $681,913,801 4 $170,478,450
79 Tom Myers $679,392,042 3 $226,464,014
80 Donald Sylvester $675,697,082 6 $112,616,180
81 Michael J. Benavente $667,352,292 13 $51,334,792
82 Gloria S. Borders $666,305,603 6 $111,050,934
83 Kelly Oxford $660,421,153 8 $82,552,644
84 Gregory King $659,829,026 12 $54,985,752
85 Jeremy Peirson $652,974,692 4 $163,243,673
86 Michael Kirchberger $623,309,692 7 $89,044,242
87 Ai-Ling Lee $613,579,837 5 $122,715,967
88 Steve Slanec $611,869,610 4 $152,967,403
89 John Larsen $610,558,804 4 $152,639,701
90 John Marquis $602,038,409 4 $150,509,602
91 Dominic Gibbs $596,652,334 6 $99,442,056
92 Bruce Stambler $591,359,021 10 $59,135,902
93 Richard Beggs $581,442,225 2 $290,721,113
94 Eric A. Norris $576,295,618 3 $192,098,539
95 Jim Brookshire $574,839,625 3 $191,613,208
96 Michael Hopkins $571,666,235 1 $571,666,235
97 Todd Toon $570,906,264 11 $51,900,569
98 Per Halberg $570,499,850 5 $114,099,970
99 Kami Asgar $568,269,113 16 $35,516,820
100 Brian Chumney $566,375,467 3 $188,791,822

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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