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Top Grossing Director at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600)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
501 Roger Kumble $271,894,251 5 $54,378,850
502 Mathieu Kassovitz $271,833,857 3 $90,611,286
503 Joe Roth $271,768,896 3 $90,589,632
504 George Tillman, Jr $270,927,504 7 $38,703,929
505 Jonathan Levine $268,696,387 7 $38,385,198
506 Boaz Yakin $268,169,134 7 $38,309,876
507 James Dashner $265,878,841 1 $265,878,841
508 Harold Becker $265,167,718 9 $29,463,080
509 Eli Roth $264,238,649 9 $29,359,850
510 Beeban Kidron $264,177,632 3 $88,059,211
511 Wilfred Jackson $263,609,844 3 $87,869,948
512 Trish Sie $263,540,796 2 $131,770,398
513 Richard Benjamin $263,532,086 10 $26,353,209
514 Takashi Yamazaki $262,071,190 7 $37,438,741
515 Steve Barron $261,771,020 6 $43,628,503
516 Roberto Benigni $261,647,240 4 $65,411,810
517 Alejandro Amenábar $261,640,843 3 $87,213,614
518 Wuershan $261,293,279 2 $130,646,640
519 Miloš Forman $261,287,563 8 $32,660,945
520 Jay Russell $260,902,537 5 $52,180,507
521 Kevin Smith $259,934,747 15 $17,328,983
522 Howard Zieff $257,338,596 7 $36,762,657
523 Fede Álvarez $256,826,005 3 $85,608,668
524 Mel Smith $256,574,128 1 $256,574,128
525 John Huston $256,274,062 14 $18,305,290
526 Jordan Peele $255,209,057 2 $127,604,529
527 Joe Pytka $255,171,088 2 $127,585,544
528 Gil Kenan $254,924,053 3 $84,974,684
529 Justin Kurzel $253,943,100 3 $84,647,700
530 Han Han $252,043,650 2 $126,021,825
531 Camille Delamarre $250,355,311 3 $83,451,770
532 Lee Daniels $249,270,499 5 $49,854,100
533 Eduardo Sanchez $248,363,763 4 $62,090,941
534 Daniel Myrick $248,300,000 1 $248,300,000
535 Anthony Leondis $247,810,438 2 $123,905,219
536 Chad Stahelski $247,764,185 4 $61,941,046
537 Ruben Fleischer $247,304,215 6 $41,217,369
538 Sofia Coppola $246,037,188 6 $41,006,198
539 Scott Hicks $244,297,428 7 $34,899,633
540 Tommy Wirkola $243,035,837 4 $60,758,959
541 Yuen Woo Ping $242,431,047 4 $60,607,762
542 Da Peng $239,454,588 2 $119,727,294
543 Ronny Yu $238,351,138 4 $59,587,785
544 Frank Miller $238,184,948 3 $79,394,983
545 Ben Falcone $238,168,223 4 $59,542,056
546 Klay Hall $238,059,569 1 $238,059,569
547 Hamilton Luske $237,300,000 3 $79,100,000
548 Tom Vaughan $236,965,395 5 $47,393,079
549 Josh Gordon $236,937,042 2 $118,468,521
550 Will Speck $236,937,042 2 $118,468,521
551 Hayden Schlossberg $236,799,211 1 $236,799,211
552 Jon Hurwitz $236,799,211 1 $236,799,211
553 David Cronenberg $235,635,015 18 $13,090,834
554 Steve Bendelack $234,981,342 1 $234,981,342
555 Dante Lam $233,607,013 5 $46,721,403
556 Russell Mulcahy $233,585,259 9 $25,953,918
557 David S. Goyer $233,103,892 4 $58,275,973
558 Iain Softley $232,826,350 8 $29,103,294
559 Alexandre Aja $231,893,939 6 $38,648,990
560 Michael Lehmann $230,356,408 9 $25,595,156
561 Fei Yan $228,579,747 1 $228,579,747
562 Da-Mo Peng $228,579,747 1 $228,579,747
563 Christopher Landon $227,773,242 5 $45,554,648
564 Robert Benton $227,025,100 7 $32,432,157
565 Dean Devlin $224,944,330 2 $112,472,165
566 Alfred Hitchcock $223,310,479 28 $7,975,374
567 Yibai Zhang $222,251,002 3 $74,083,667
568 Jason Moore $222,075,007 2 $111,037,504
569 Han Yan $221,128,088 2 $110,564,044
570 Martin McDonagh $221,035,672 3 $73,678,557
571 Stephen Anderson $220,698,326 2 $110,349,163
572 John Frankenheimer $220,631,497 19 $11,612,184
573 Andrew Bergman $220,546,898 6 $36,757,816
574 Gary Shore $220,289,429 2 $110,144,715
575 Ted Kotcheff $220,127,096 10 $22,012,710
576 John Francis Daley $218,488,428 3 $72,829,476
577 Jonathan Goldstein $218,488,428 3 $72,829,476
578 Philip Kaufman $217,829,454 9 $24,203,273
579 Babak Najafi $215,567,501 3 $71,855,834
580 Gary Rydstrom $214,617,848 3 $71,539,283
581 Oliver Parker $213,050,613 5 $42,610,123
582 Spike Jonze $212,460,257 5 $42,492,051
583 Peter Yates $209,721,540 14 $14,980,110
584 Rene Liu $209,221,328 1 $209,221,328
585 David Koepp $208,600,439 6 $34,766,740
586 Aaron Seltzer $208,492,972 7 $29,784,710
587 Clark Johnson $207,154,748 1 $207,154,748
588 Rob Zombie $206,624,792 9 $22,958,310
589 Ryan Murphy $206,598,789 2 $103,299,395
590 Michael Sucsy $206,586,681 3 $68,862,227
591 Dwight H. Little $205,555,302 9 $22,839,478
592 Thea Sharrock $205,445,075 1 $205,445,075
593 Chao Deng $205,431,151 2 $102,715,576
594 Baimei Yu $205,431,151 2 $102,715,576
595 Brad Lewis $205,312,666 1 $205,312,666
596 Kabir Khan $205,208,354 4 $51,302,089
597 Kevin Greutert $204,881,454 5 $40,976,291
598 David McNally $204,639,690 2 $102,319,845
599 Jim Sheridan $204,397,506 8 $25,549,688
600 Burr Steers $204,264,325 3 $68,088,108

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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