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Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,801-1,900)BETA


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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
1,801 Gregory Levasseur $11,656,333 1 $11,656,333
1,802 Matthias Schweighofer $11,639,918 1 $11,639,918
1,803 Ralph Singleton $11,578,883 1 $11,578,883
1,804 Timo Vuorensolam $11,565,792 3 $3,855,264
1,805 Brett Haley $11,564,681 2 $5,782,341
1,806 Kunihiko Yuyama $11,551,149 4 $2,887,787
1,807 Vivek Sharma $11,532,795 1 $11,532,795
1,808 Robert Butler $11,532,774 1 $11,532,774
1,809 Lynne Ramsay $11,505,438 2 $5,752,719
1,810 Li Jun Li $11,500,000 1 $11,500,000
1,811 Ben Lewin $11,495,204 2 $5,747,602
1,812 Debbie Isitt $11,492,347 3 $3,830,782
1,813 Farren Blackburn $11,362,576 2 $5,681,288
1,814 Alper Çağlar $11,342,753 1 $11,342,753
1,815 Jafar Panahi $11,312,743 3 $3,770,914
1,816 Andy Cardiff $11,307,615 1 $11,307,615
1,817 Remo D'Souza $11,291,101 3 $3,763,700
1,818 David Douglas $11,283,871 1 $11,283,871
1,819 Scott McGehee $11,268,136 2 $5,634,068
1,820 David Michod $11,258,935 3 $3,752,978
1,821 Moon Hyun-sung $11,245,924 1 $11,245,924
1,822 Ben Wheatley $11,223,927 8 $1,402,991
1,823 Joann Sfar $11,205,751 3 $3,735,250
1,824 Carlos Therón $11,202,953 1 $11,202,953
1,825 Neri Parenti $11,172,017 4 $2,793,004
1,826 Billy Chung $11,170,000 1 $11,170,000
1,827 Josh Schwartz $11,166,615 1 $11,166,615
1,828 Andrey Zvyagintsev $11,099,539 4 $2,774,885
1,829 Kunal Deshmukh $11,003,231 2 $5,501,616
1,830 Zalman King $11,000,000 3 $3,666,667
1,831 D.W. Griffith $11,000,000 3 $3,666,667
1,832 Salvatore Ficarra $10,984,866 1 $10,984,866
1,833 Chang You-jeong $10,910,056 1 $10,910,056
1,834 Raja Menon $10,902,449 2 $5,451,225
1,835 Matthew Dyas $10,894,223 1 $10,894,223
1,836 Mert Baykal $10,863,098 2 $5,431,549
1,837 Joe Nessbaum $10,763,183 1 $10,763,183
1,838 Alessandro Siani $10,730,568 1 $10,730,568
1,839 Holger Tappe $10,717,127 1 $10,717,127
1,840 Stephen Gyllenhaal $10,710,977 6 $1,785,163
1,841 Advait Chandan $10,688,712 1 $10,688,712
1,842 Rand Ravich $10,672,566 1 $10,672,566
1,843 Todd Lincoln $10,637,281 1 $10,637,281
1,844 Yash Chopra $10,635,321 2 $5,317,661
1,845 Regis Roinsard $10,617,289 1 $10,617,289
1,846 Damon Santostefano $10,570,375 2 $5,285,188
1,847 Terry George $10,524,093 2 $5,262,047
1,848 James Glickenhaus $10,524,039 2 $5,262,020
1,849 Shya Wing $10,519,963 1 $10,519,963
1,850 Lisa Azuelos $10,498,207 2 $5,249,104
1,851 Milan Luthria $10,497,601 1 $10,497,601
1,852 Kunal Kohli $10,471,728 1 $10,471,728
1,853 Vikas Bahl $10,450,029 3 $3,483,343
1,854 Jeremy Degruson $10,392,666 1 $10,392,666
1,855 Natalie Portman $10,383,908 2 $5,191,954
1,856 Gaspar Noe $10,314,244 3 $3,438,081
1,857 Stuart McDonald $10,237,229 1 $10,237,229
1,858 Brian Dannelly $10,234,929 2 $5,117,465
1,859 Alberto Rodriguez $10,207,890 2 $5,103,945
1,860 Jie Liu $10,180,000 1 $10,180,000
1,861 Max Joseph $10,166,209 1 $10,166,209
1,862 Lexi Alexander $10,157,534 1 $10,157,534
1,863 Patxi Amezcua $10,145,679 1 $10,145,679
1,864 Marshall Brickman $10,143,618 1 $10,143,618
1,865 Joshua Marston $10,137,092 3 $3,379,031
1,866 Deon Taylor $10,119,525 6 $1,686,588
1,867 Jonathan Li $10,110,000 1 $10,110,000
1,868 Alan Rickman $10,084,623 1 $10,084,623
1,869 Dmitry Kiselev $10,070,579 1 $10,070,579
1,870 Mohit Suri $10,054,104 3 $3,351,368
1,871 Takao Okawara $10,037,390 4 $2,509,348
1,872 Bob Saget $10,020,081 1 $10,020,081
1,873 Saket Chaudhary $10,018,206 2 $5,009,103
1,874 Jack Nicholson $10,005,969 2 $5,002,985
1,875 Robert Downey, Sr. $10,003,620 2 $5,001,810
1,876 Barry Shear $10,000,000 1 $10,000,000
1,877 Eric Rochant $9,966,193 1 $9,966,193
1,878 Anne Fontaine $9,933,830 5 $1,986,766
1,879 Dayyan Eng $9,870,000 1 $9,870,000
1,880 Shunji Iwai $9,858,957 3 $3,286,319
1,881 Sylvain Chomet $9,834,010 3 $3,278,003
1,882 Faith Akin $9,831,283 2 $4,915,642
1,883 Aisling Walsh $9,817,424 1 $9,817,424
1,884 Bernard Rose $9,767,731 6 $1,627,955
1,885 Jack Sholder $9,747,988 2 $4,873,994
1,886 Mitja Okorn $9,740,728 1 $9,740,728
1,887 Randy Balsmeyer $9,725,060 1 $9,725,060
1,888 Jeannnot Szwarc $9,709,597 1 $9,709,597
1,889 Harry Winer $9,697,739 1 $9,697,739
1,890 Laszlo Nemes $9,696,537 1 $9,696,537
1,891 Daniel Furguson $9,681,975 1 $9,681,975
1,892 Jason Hall $9,670,914 1 $9,670,914
1,893 Jean-Francois Pouliot $9,586,943 2 $4,793,472
1,894 Darina Schmidt $9,542,064 1 $9,542,064
1,895 Jorma Taccone $9,537,120 1 $9,537,120
1,896 Marius Balchunas $9,519,536 2 $4,759,768
1,897 Isabel Coixet $9,517,170 6 $1,586,195
1,898 Sanjay Leela Bhansali $9,517,002 3 $3,172,334
1,899 Benjamin Renner $9,487,661 2 $4,743,831
1,900 Eran Creevy $9,485,621 3 $3,161,874

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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