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Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 2,401-2,500)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
2,401 Venky Atluri $3,956,883 1 $3,956,883
2,402 Matthew Warchus $3,945,076 1 $3,945,076
2,403 Maren Ade $3,934,677 2 $1,967,339
2,404 J.D. Dillard $3,934,450 1 $3,934,450
2,405 Kazuya Murata $3,934,008 1 $3,934,008
2,406 Filip Renc $3,900,073 2 $1,950,037
2,407 Philippa Lowthorpe $3,895,661 1 $3,895,661
2,408 Christopher Smith $3,895,155 4 $973,789
2,409 Alexandre Coffre $3,887,807 2 $1,943,904
2,410 Jason Chadwick $3,882,453 1 $3,882,453
2,411 Alexander Sokurov $3,880,535 2 $1,940,268
2,412 Phan Gia Nhat Linh $3,876,671 1 $3,876,671
2,413 Paolo Costella $3,862,003 1 $3,862,003
2,414 Dai Wei $3,860,000 1 $3,860,000
2,415 Pim van Hoeve $3,849,156 3 $1,283,052
2,416 Wataru Takahashi $3,843,735 1 $3,843,735
2,417 Giuseppe Tornatore $3,840,331 3 $1,280,110
2,418 Stuart Blumberg $3,818,604 1 $3,818,604
2,419 James Caan $3,806,930 1 $3,806,930
2,420 Brett Morgen $3,802,240 2 $1,901,120
2,421 Ira Sachs $3,802,096 3 $1,267,365
2,422 Norman Taurog $3,800,000 5 $760,000
2,423 James Cruze $3,800,000 1 $3,800,000
2,424 Martin Sheen $3,784,867 2 $1,892,434
2,425 Denis Chernov $3,783,329 1 $3,783,329
2,426 Hanno Olderdissen $3,778,175 1 $3,778,175
2,427 Franck Khalfoun $3,752,916 4 $938,229
2,428 Özcan Deniz $3,745,840 2 $1,872,920
2,429 Tony Kaye $3,742,697 1 $3,742,697
2,430 Mark Buntzman $3,739,406 1 $3,739,406
2,431 Kheiron $3,738,554 1 $3,738,554
2,432 Ziad Doueiri $3,699,282 2 $1,849,641
2,433 Paul Currie $3,684,888 1 $3,684,888
2,434 Jun Takagi $3,670,000 1 $3,670,000
2,435 Christopher Hampton $3,656,899 3 $1,218,966
2,436 Anshai Lal $3,649,641 1 $3,649,641
2,437 Luciano Ligabue $3,635,958 1 $3,635,958
2,438 Krishna D.K. $3,631,107 2 $1,815,554
2,439 Raj Nidimoru $3,631,107 2 $1,815,554
2,440 Tomm Moore $3,620,275 1 $3,620,275
2,441 Murat Kepez $3,618,179 1 $3,618,179
2,442 James Schamus $3,608,849 1 $3,608,849
2,443 Alain Corneau $3,608,661 2 $1,804,331
2,444 Dennis Lee $3,600,905 2 $1,800,453
2,445 Justin Barber $3,600,146 1 $3,600,146
2,446 Fumihiko Sori $3,600,000 1 $3,600,000
2,447 Charlie Siskel $3,597,384 2 $1,798,692
2,448 John Maloof $3,597,384 1 $3,597,384
2,449 Ji-woo Jung $3,593,741 1 $3,593,741
2,450 Dinesh Vijan $3,582,830 1 $3,582,830
2,451 Albert Magnoli $3,571,624 1 $3,571,624
2,452 Phil Roman $3,560,469 2 $1,780,235
2,453 Yuefeng Song $3,555,956 2 $1,777,978
2,454 Omer Ugur $3,553,656 2 $1,776,828
2,455 Max Croci $3,540,345 3 $1,180,115
2,456 Zoya Akhtar $3,533,783 1 $3,533,783
2,457 Dani de la Torre $3,532,967 1 $3,532,967
2,458 Nelson Shin $3,525,742 2 $1,762,871
2,459 Melanie Simka $3,525,742 1 $3,525,742
2,460 Scott Winant $3,525,125 1 $3,525,125
2,461 Thomas Lennon $3,516,102 3 $1,172,034
2,462 Derin Seale $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,463 Max Porter $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,464 Florian Babikian $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,465 Elaine McMillion Sheldon $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,466 Gabriel Grapperon $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,467 Chris Overton $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,468 Ru Kuwahata $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,469 Vincent Bayoux $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,470 Kate Davis $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,471 Lucas Navarro $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,472 Laura Checkoway $3,511,122 2 $1,755,561
2,473 Katja Benrath $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,474 Jan Lachauer $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,475 Victor Caire $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,476 Kevin Wilson Jr $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,477 Dave Mullins $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,478 Glen Keane $3,511,122 2 $1,755,561
2,479 Frank Stiefel $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,480 Jakob Schuh $3,511,122 2 $1,755,561
2,481 Theophile Dufresne $3,511,122 1 $3,511,122
2,482 Christopher B. Stokes $3,505,259 3 $1,168,420
2,483 Franck Dubosc $3,490,000 1 $3,490,000
2,484 Julia Ducournau $3,489,135 2 $1,744,568
2,485 Rob Thomas $3,485,383 1 $3,485,383
2,486 Lee Hirsch $3,483,795 1 $3,483,795
2,487 Burak Aksuk $3,471,304 1 $3,471,304
2,488 Zal Batmanglij $3,457,404 2 $1,728,702
2,489 Ute von Munchow-Pohl $3,455,714 2 $1,727,857
2,490 Pen Densham $3,443,047 1 $3,443,047
2,491 Juraj Jakubisko $3,436,763 1 $3,436,763
2,492 Jan Egleson $3,417,056 1 $3,417,056
2,493 Isabell Suba $3,415,880 1 $3,415,880
2,494 Lake Bell $3,415,819 3 $1,138,606
2,495 Orson Welles $3,384,073 6 $564,012
2,496 Tadas Vidmantas $3,383,543 3 $1,127,848
2,497 Clovis Cornillac $3,347,777 2 $1,673,889
2,498 Matthias Hoene $3,343,466 2 $1,671,733
2,499 Javier Ruiz Caldera $3,339,905 2 $1,669,953
2,500 John Putch $3,336,053 2 $1,668,027

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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