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Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,101-1,200)BETA


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

This list shows the highest grossing Directors based on the worldwide 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 Worldwide
Box Office
Movies Average
1,101 Ralph Bakshi $56,871,472 5 $11,374,294
1,102 Michael Curtiz $56,762,500 10 $5,676,250
1,103 Sandra Ng $56,681,972 1 $56,681,972
1,104 Jonathan Lynn $56,648,044 3 $18,882,681
1,105 Zhang Zhao $56,620,000 1 $56,620,000
1,106 Alex de la Iglesia $56,363,049 7 $8,051,864
1,107 Todd Field $56,259,048 2 $28,129,524
1,108 Dustin Hoffman $56,178,935 1 $56,178,935
1,109 Ren Pengyuan $55,900,427 1 $55,900,427
1,110 Jesse Dylan $55,842,724 1 $55,842,724
1,111 Jonathan Hensleigh $55,721,968 2 $27,860,984
1,112 Adam Brooks $55,617,866 1 $55,617,866
1,113 Jayson Thiessen $55,573,525 1 $55,573,525
1,114 Jim Fall $55,534,455 2 $27,767,228
1,115 Shana Feste $55,320,160 3 $18,440,053
1,116 Jang Joon-hwan $55,220,202 1 $55,220,202
1,117 Guillaume Canet $55,054,846 3 $18,351,615
1,118 Sheldon Lettich $54,909,393 4 $13,727,348
1,119 Andrew Dominik $54,902,128 3 $18,300,709
1,120 Don Roos $54,880,819 2 $27,440,410
1,121 Benny Boom $54,876,855 1 $54,876,855
1,122 Jo Sung-hee $54,706,135 2 $27,353,068
1,123 Peter Chan $54,630,000 1 $54,630,000
1,124 Sam Miller $54,323,210 1 $54,323,210
1,125 Jeffrey W. Byrd $54,262,679 3 $18,087,560
1,126 William Dear $54,168,198 3 $18,056,066
1,127 Corey Yuen $54,141,522 5 $10,828,304
1,128 Ciaran Foy $54,117,602 3 $18,039,201
1,129 Dexter Fletcher $54,011,239 3 $18,003,746
1,130 Jean-Marie Poire $54,000,000 1 $54,000,000
1,131 Christopher Guest $53,966,014 7 $7,709,431
1,132 Neal Israel $53,952,082 4 $13,488,021
1,133 Daniel Stern $53,579,269 1 $53,579,269
1,134 Aaron Sorkin $53,352,238 1 $53,352,238
1,135 Mike Tollin $53,293,628 1 $53,293,628
1,136 Yang Xiao $53,273,252 2 $26,636,626
1,137 Jeffrey Lau $53,257,563 2 $26,628,782
1,138 Mark Pellington $53,123,673 5 $10,624,735
1,139 Peter Landesman $53,118,069 3 $17,706,023
1,140 Tom Gormican $53,068,955 1 $53,068,955
1,141 Anton Megerdichev $52,960,201 1 $52,960,201
1,142 Rod Lurie $52,863,817 6 $8,810,636
1,143 Christian E. Christiansen $52,549,946 2 $26,274,973
1,144 Oliver Hirschbiegel $52,530,543 3 $17,510,181
1,145 Lee Gye-Byeok $52,491,101 1 $52,491,101
1,146 Billy Bob Thornton $52,310,103 4 $13,077,526
1,147 Ken Loach $52,205,577 13 $4,015,814
1,148 Robert Harmon $52,189,039 3 $17,396,346
1,149 Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari $52,117,236 2 $26,058,618
1,150 Sam Firstenberg $52,115,063 6 $8,685,844
1,151 Saul Dibb $51,969,501 4 $12,992,375
1,152 John R. Cherry, III $51,711,491 2 $25,855,746
1,153 Philippe Lacheau $51,565,961 2 $25,782,981
1,154 Harmony Korine $51,561,467 4 $12,890,367
1,155 Nikhil Advani $51,533,394 4 $12,883,349
1,156 Louis Clichy $51,379,470 1 $51,379,470
1,157 Alexandre Astier $51,379,470 1 $51,379,470
1,158 Na Hong-jin $51,261,551 1 $51,261,551
1,159 James Ponsoldt $51,182,267 4 $12,795,567
1,160 Siddique $51,121,273 2 $25,560,637
1,161 Ui-seok Jo $51,007,693 1 $51,007,693
1,162 Thomas Vinterberg $50,782,963 6 $8,463,827
1,163 Sean Phillips $50,728,163 1 $50,728,163
1,164 Yuichi Fukuda $50,698,713 2 $25,349,357
1,165 Noah Baumbach $50,628,226 9 $5,625,358
1,166 Anthony Hemingway $50,365,498 1 $50,365,498
1,167 Zhou Tuo Ru $50,238,134 1 $50,238,134
1,168 Park Hoon-jung $50,104,854 4 $12,526,214
1,169 Diane English $50,103,808 1 $50,103,808
1,170 Joon-ik Lee $50,008,562 2 $25,004,281
1,171 Alfonso Arau $50,008,143 1 $50,008,143
1,172 Bin Huang $50,000,000 1 $50,000,000
1,173 Wenjun Yang $50,000,000 1 $50,000,000
1,174 Kerry Conran $49,730,854 1 $49,730,854
1,175 George Scribner $49,576,671 1 $49,576,671
1,176 Olatunde Osunsanmi $49,514,554 2 $24,757,277
1,177 Hur Jin-ho $49,276,009 2 $24,638,005
1,178 John R. Lee $49,196,532 1 $49,196,532
1,179 Vincente Minnelli $48,882,111 8 $6,110,264
1,180 Emilio Estevez $48,665,397 4 $12,166,349
1,181 Robert Pulcini $48,562,936 4 $12,140,734
1,182 Shari Springer Berman $48,562,936 4 $12,140,734
1,183 Shane Acker $48,559,999 1 $48,559,999
1,184 Jeremiah Chechik $48,552,725 4 $12,138,181
1,185 Tim McCanlies $48,477,404 3 $16,159,135
1,186 Justin Zackham $48,425,971 1 $48,425,971
1,187 Franck Gastambide $48,344,294 2 $24,172,147
1,188 Rob Greenberg $48,301,482 1 $48,301,482
1,189 Dan Bradley $48,164,150 1 $48,164,150
1,190 Michael Winterbottom $48,157,646 20 $2,407,882
1,191 Robert Lorenz $47,818,913 1 $47,818,913
1,192 John Sullivan $47,794,443 2 $23,897,222
1,193 Jason Winer $47,787,943 1 $47,787,943
1,194 Sooraj R. Barjatya $47,764,639 1 $47,764,639
1,195 Chen Li $47,533,312 1 $47,533,312
1,196 Abhinav Singh Kashyap $47,405,933 2 $23,702,967
1,197 Leo Zhang $47,163,108 1 $47,163,108
1,198 Fuyuan Liu $47,157,802 2 $23,578,901
1,199 Lars Von Trier $47,125,290 10 $4,712,529
1,200 Ding Leang $46,998,773 1 $46,998,773

This table is updated daily to reflect the latest studio reports.

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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