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Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,401-1,500)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
1,401 Dan Cutforth $32,700,439 2 $16,350,220
1,402 Matthew Robinson $32,679,264 1 $32,679,264
1,403 Shakun Batra $32,673,927 2 $16,336,964
1,404 Gilles Paquet-Brenner $32,669,747 3 $10,889,916
1,405 Atom Egoyan $32,666,474 11 $2,969,679
1,406 Anand Tucker $32,618,920 1 $32,618,920
1,407 David M. Evans $32,447,340 3 $10,815,780
1,408 Ahmed Khan $32,408,855 1 $32,408,855
1,409 Tom Ford $32,398,726 1 $32,398,726
1,410 Chie Jen-Hao $32,277,396 1 $32,277,396
1,411 Damien Wayans $32,224,624 1 $32,224,624
1,412 Siu Tung $32,172,621 1 $32,172,621
1,413 Tony Ching $32,172,621 1 $32,172,621
1,414 Katia Lund $32,059,295 1 $32,059,295
1,415 Mike Disa $32,013,133 3 $10,671,044
1,416 Christian Alvart $31,595,799 3 $10,531,933
1,417 Tomohiko Ito $31,568,925 1 $31,568,925
1,418 Santiago Segura $31,447,758 3 $10,482,586
1,419 Pablo Trapero $31,330,963 3 $10,443,654
1,420 Albert Dupontel $31,297,553 2 $15,648,777
1,421 Christopher Erskin $31,286,759 1 $31,286,759
1,422 Andrew Jay Cohen $31,192,743 1 $31,192,743
1,423 Vondie Curtis-Hall $31,191,613 3 $10,397,204
1,424 Will Graham $31,164,747 1 $31,164,747
1,425 Patrik Forsberg $31,164,747 1 $31,164,747
1,426 James Duffy $31,164,747 1 $31,164,747
1,427 Rusty Cundieff $31,164,747 1 $31,164,747
1,428 Jonathan Van Tulleken $31,164,747 1 $31,164,747
1,429 Todd Graff $31,157,914 1 $31,157,914
1,430 Russell Crowe $30,864,649 1 $30,864,649
1,431 John Waters $30,810,382 8 $3,851,298
1,432 Jon Cassar $30,768,449 2 $15,384,225
1,433 Dmitry Dyachenko $30,431,962 1 $30,431,962
1,434 Vincent Kesteloot $30,349,307 1 $30,349,307
1,435 John Fortenberry $30,331,165 1 $30,331,165
1,436 Jonathan Teplitzky $30,329,647 3 $10,109,882
1,437 Justin Chadwick $30,246,133 3 $10,082,044
1,438 Jim Sonzero $30,241,435 1 $30,241,435
1,439 Mark Mylod $30,163,785 1 $30,163,785
1,440 Oriol Paulo $30,059,382 1 $30,059,382
1,441 Juan Jose Campanella $30,051,905 1 $30,051,905
1,442 Rowdy Harrington $30,050,028 2 $15,025,014
1,443 Derek Hui $29,957,670 1 $29,957,670
1,444 Jonas Elmer $29,937,909 1 $29,937,909
1,445 Sylvain White $29,865,169 3 $9,955,056
1,446 Barnaby Thompson $29,830,239 2 $14,915,120
1,447 Ringo Lam $29,725,173 2 $14,862,587
1,448 Chang $29,618,970 2 $14,809,485
1,449 Jang Chang-won $29,572,150 1 $29,572,150
1,450 Dorota Kobiela $29,558,080 2 $14,779,040
1,451 Hugh Welchman $29,541,673 1 $29,541,673
1,452 Phil Nibbelink $29,534,240 2 $14,767,120
1,453 Abbas Mustan $29,476,034 1 $29,476,034
1,454 Vikram Bhatt $29,366,672 5 $5,873,334
1,455 Ferzan Ozpetek $29,347,067 3 $9,782,356
1,456 Jae-Gyu Lee $29,306,967 1 $29,306,967
1,457 John Turturro $29,291,514 5 $5,858,303
1,458 Peter Ho-Sun Chan $29,284,214 1 $29,284,214
1,459 Mark Rydell $29,200,000 2 $14,600,000
1,460 Eric Karson $29,120,810 5 $5,824,162
1,461 Oleg Trofim $28,991,833 1 $28,991,833
1,462 Ed Decter $28,972,187 1 $28,972,187
1,463 Cecil B. DeMille $28,800,000 3 $9,600,000
1,464 Wen Zhang $28,751,939 1 $28,751,939
1,465 Damian Harris $28,738,096 2 $14,369,048
1,466 Alexey Tsitsilin $28,720,202 2 $14,360,101
1,467 Kivanc Baruonu $28,675,844 3 $9,558,615
1,468 Mark DiSalle $28,595,042 2 $14,297,521
1,469 Bharat Nalluri $28,594,531 3 $9,531,510
1,470 Brian G. Hutton $28,416,459 1 $28,416,459
1,471 Homi Adajania $28,319,988 2 $14,159,994
1,472 Edward Burns $28,280,480 10 $2,828,048
1,473 Jo Beom-gu $28,211,214 1 $28,211,214
1,474 Gene Quintano $27,979,399 1 $27,979,399
1,475 Philippe Falardeau $27,911,233 4 $6,977,808
1,476 Jeffrey Nachmanoff $27,882,226 2 $13,941,113
1,477 Kasi Lemmons $27,776,971 4 $6,944,243
1,478 Greg McLean $27,762,876 5 $5,552,575
1,479 Nick Moore $27,754,906 3 $9,251,635
1,480 Danny Cannon $27,610,873 1 $27,610,873
1,481 Mike Hodges $27,596,969 4 $6,899,242
1,482 Kevin Hooks $27,575,472 3 $9,191,824
1,483 Matthjs Van Heijnngen $27,573,078 1 $27,573,078
1,484 Andrei Kravchuk $27,560,000 1 $27,560,000
1,485 Amma Asante $27,531,987 3 $9,177,329
1,486 Baran bo Odar $27,522,190 2 $13,761,095
1,487 Robert Shaye $27,519,694 1 $27,519,694
1,488 Don Scardino $27,392,609 2 $13,696,305
1,489 Trevor Wall $27,392,195 1 $27,392,195
1,490 Julian Jarrold $27,331,683 3 $9,110,561
1,491 Marjane Satrapi $27,275,754 4 $6,818,939
1,492 Gonzolo Lopez-Gallego $27,186,988 2 $13,593,494
1,493 Bruce Hunt $27,147,991 1 $27,147,991
1,494 Peggy Holmes $27,131,768 2 $13,565,884
1,495 David Dhawan $27,072,011 2 $13,536,006
1,496 Che-Kirk Wong $27,066,941 1 $27,066,941
1,497 Imtiaz Ali $27,010,446 3 $9,003,482
1,498 Damian Szifron $27,007,072 2 $13,503,536
1,499 Prakash Jha $26,916,081 4 $6,729,020
1,500 James Franco $26,858,326 10 $2,685,833

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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