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Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,001-2,100)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
2,001 Vikas Bahl $10,450,029 3 $3,483,343
2,002 Jonathan Prince $10,442,641 2 $5,221,321
2,003 Sergio G. Sanchez $10,428,286 1 $10,428,286
2,004 Michael Pressman $10,400,000 1 $10,400,000
2,005 Natalie Portman $10,383,908 2 $5,191,954
2,006 Li Xinyun $10,379,741 1 $10,379,741
2,007 Gaspar Noe $10,314,244 4 $2,578,561
2,008 Kazuya Kamihoriuchi $10,289,397 1 $10,289,397
2,009 Wang Wei $10,283,453 3 $3,427,818
2,010 Stuart McDonald $10,237,229 1 $10,237,229
2,011 Brian Dannelly $10,234,929 2 $5,117,465
2,012 Jie Liu $10,180,000 1 $10,180,000
2,013 Max Joseph $10,166,209 1 $10,166,209
2,014 Eleanor Coppola $10,164,246 2 $5,082,123
2,015 Lexi Alexander $10,157,534 1 $10,157,534
2,016 Patxi Amezcua $10,145,679 1 $10,145,679
2,017 Marshall Brickman $10,143,618 1 $10,143,618
2,018 Joshua Marston $10,137,092 3 $3,379,031
2,019 Jonathan Li $10,110,000 1 $10,110,000
2,020 Alan Rickman $10,084,623 1 $10,084,623
2,021 Dmitry Kiselev $10,070,579 1 $10,070,579
2,022 Mohit Suri $10,054,104 3 $3,351,368
2,023 Takao Okawara $10,037,390 4 $2,509,348
2,024 Albert Pyun $10,030,875 3 $3,343,625
2,025 Bob Saget $10,020,081 1 $10,020,081
2,026 Jack Nicholson $10,005,969 2 $5,002,985
2,027 Robert Downey, Sr. $10,003,620 2 $5,001,810
2,028 Barry Shear $10,000,000 1 $10,000,000
2,029 Mohan Raja $9,988,211 2 $4,994,106
2,030 Eric Rochant $9,966,193 1 $9,966,193
2,031 Pascal Laugier $9,955,831 3 $3,318,610
2,032 Venu Sriram $9,939,186 1 $9,939,186
2,033 Barbara Wong $9,905,654 2 $4,952,827
2,034 Marcos Carnevale $9,892,561 4 $2,473,140
2,035 Chang-Hee Lee $9,882,628 1 $9,882,628
2,036 Dayyan Eng $9,870,000 1 $9,870,000
2,037 Shunji Iwai $9,858,957 3 $3,286,319
2,038 Sylvain Chomet $9,834,010 3 $3,278,003
2,039 Roberto Santucci $9,786,399 2 $4,893,200
2,040 Meltem Bozoflu $9,770,091 2 $4,885,046
2,041 Bernard Rose $9,767,731 6 $1,627,955
2,042 Jack Sholder $9,747,988 2 $4,873,994
2,043 Mitja Okorn $9,740,728 2 $4,870,364
2,044 Aisling Walsh $9,735,879 1 $9,735,879
2,045 Randy Balsmeyer $9,725,060 1 $9,725,060
2,046 Jason Hall $9,718,331 1 $9,718,331
2,047 Jeannnot Szwarc $9,709,597 1 $9,709,597
2,048 Harry Winer $9,697,739 1 $9,697,739
2,049 Laszlo Nemes $9,696,537 1 $9,696,537
2,050 Daniel Furguson $9,681,975 1 $9,681,975
2,051 Chang-pyo Hong $9,680,424 1 $9,680,424
2,052 Tsuyoshi Nakakuki $9,591,095 1 $9,591,095
2,053 Yunfei Wang $9,570,000 1 $9,570,000
2,054 Darina Schmidt $9,542,064 1 $9,542,064
2,055 Jorma Taccone $9,537,120 1 $9,537,120
2,056 Takehiko Shinjo $9,525,643 1 $9,525,643
2,057 Eran Creevy $9,492,100 3 $3,164,033
2,058 Luigi Cozzi $9,466,655 4 $2,366,664
2,059 E. Max Frye $9,461,630 1 $9,461,630
2,060 Juan Taratuto $9,453,063 2 $4,726,532
2,061 Laurence Dunmore $9,448,623 1 $9,448,623
2,062 Alexei Uchitel $9,434,926 1 $9,434,926
2,063 Kamil Cetin $9,432,737 2 $4,716,369
2,064 Li Chen $9,400,000 1 $9,400,000
2,065 Wang Ran $9,400,000 1 $9,400,000
2,066 Nash Edgerton $9,399,538 2 $4,699,769
2,067 Jonathan Barré $9,389,874 1 $9,389,874
2,068 Stephane Aubier $9,376,444 2 $4,688,222
2,069 Vincent Patar $9,376,444 2 $4,688,222
2,070 Kevin Yagher $9,321,492 1 $9,321,492
2,071 Dick Zondag $9,315,576 1 $9,315,576
2,072 Tina Gordon Chism $9,307,166 1 $9,307,166
2,073 Gordon Chan $9,293,496 4 $2,323,374
2,074 Terence Davies $9,290,456 5 $1,858,091
2,075 Craig R. Baxley $9,286,314 1 $9,286,314
2,076 Alfonso Gomez-Rejon $9,266,180 4 $2,316,545
2,077 Michel Leclerc $9,261,711 1 $9,261,711
2,078 Neil Abramson $9,257,103 1 $9,257,103
2,079 Luis Eduardo Reyes $9,242,086 3 $3,080,695
2,080 Jeremy Sims $9,228,845 2 $4,614,423
2,081 Rohit Dhawan $9,177,260 2 $4,588,630
2,082 Jon S. Baird $9,114,264 1 $9,114,264
2,083 Paul Andrew Williams $9,109,857 1 $9,109,857
2,084 Isao Yukisada $9,109,549 1 $9,109,549
2,085 Karel Reisz $9,100,000 2 $4,550,000
2,086 Byeong-Heon Lee $9,083,567 1 $9,083,567
2,087 Daniel Cohen $9,064,426 2 $4,532,213
2,088 Hossein Amini $9,060,600 1 $9,060,600
2,089 Kwon Jong-Kwan $9,037,565 1 $9,037,565
2,090 David Raynr $9,017,070 1 $9,017,070
2,091 Siddharth Malhotra $9,013,273 1 $9,013,273
2,092 Bedran Guzel $8,998,791 2 $4,499,396
2,093 Marcus Dunstan $8,991,357 3 $2,997,119
2,094 Akira Kurosawa $8,981,652 10 $898,165
2,095 Kevin Williamson $8,959,883 1 $8,959,883
2,096 Joel Hopkins $8,953,655 2 $4,476,828
2,097 Shoojit Sircar $8,872,167 2 $4,436,084
2,098 Maria Sadowska $8,869,241 1 $8,869,241
2,099 Ann Hui $8,859,325 2 $4,429,663
2,100 Juan Pablo Buscarini $8,856,676 3 $2,952,225

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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