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Top Grossing Screenwriter at the Worldwide Box Office (Rank 501-600)BETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Screenwriters 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 Susannah Grant $438,111,558 5 $87,622,312
502 Marc Silverstein $435,329,846 4 $108,832,462
503 Ben Affleck $434,623,587 4 $108,655,897
504 John Whittington $433,710,773 2 $216,855,387
505 Duncan Jones $433,125,655 1 $433,125,655
506 J.F. Lawton $432,645,872 1 $432,645,872
507 Dan Aykroyd $430,983,043 4 $107,745,761
508 David Seidler $430,821,168 1 $430,821,168
509 Ron Shelton $429,044,275 5 $85,808,855
510 William Peter Blatty $427,746,873 2 $213,873,437
511 Scott Neustadter $426,045,433 8 $53,255,679
512 Michael H. Weber $426,045,433 7 $60,863,633
513 John-Henry Butterworth $425,674,029 3 $141,891,343
514 Jim Kouf $424,793,109 2 $212,396,555
515 Michael Blake $424,200,000 1 $424,200,000
516 Bill Kelly $421,845,484 2 $210,922,742
517 Derek Haas $420,786,527 5 $84,157,305
518 Michael Brandt $420,786,527 4 $105,196,632
519 Marc Guggenheim $420,395,046 2 $210,197,523
520 Brian Koppleman $419,570,969 4 $104,892,742
521 David Levien $419,570,969 4 $104,892,742
522 Christopher Rouse $416,197,059 1 $416,197,059
523 Barry Morrow $412,800,000 1 $412,800,000
524 Sam Hamm $411,348,924 1 $411,348,924
525 Darren Aronofsky $410,851,675 3 $136,950,558
526 Dylan Kussman $410,333,326 1 $410,333,326
527 Gary Whitta $410,250,482 2 $205,125,241
528 Alan J. Pakula $409,295,859 2 $204,647,930
529 Alexander Payne $406,356,614 3 $135,452,205
530 Tony Kushner $404,839,053 2 $202,419,527
531 Aubrey Solomon $403,841,637 1 $403,841,637
532 Andrew Davies $403,772,464 2 $201,886,232
533 Robert Ben Garant $402,706,797 4 $100,676,699
534 Daniel Petrie Jr $402,453,857 3 $134,151,286
535 Zhang Jialu $401,275,233 5 $80,255,047
536 Rodney Rothman $401,141,136 2 $200,570,568
537 Anthony Hines $400,151,769 2 $200,075,885
538 Edward Kitsis $400,062,763 1 $400,062,763
539 Adam Horowitz $400,062,763 1 $400,062,763
540 Paul Weitz $399,058,688 7 $57,008,384
541 Charles Randolph $398,632,910 5 $79,726,582
542 Andrea Berloff $398,105,858 5 $79,621,172
543 David Elliot $394,963,398 2 $197,481,699
544 Paul Lovett $394,963,398 2 $197,481,699
545 Jeffrey M. Howard $394,459,213 2 $197,229,607
546 Pen Densham $393,943,047 2 $196,971,524
547 David Marconi $391,433,482 2 $195,716,741
548 Wesley Strick $391,194,409 6 $65,199,068
549 Jeb Stuart $390,568,539 2 $195,284,270
550 Sidney Howard $390,525,192 1 $390,525,192
551 John Watson $390,500,000 1 $390,500,000
552 Terence Winter $389,870,414 1 $389,870,414
553 Nicholas Wright $387,644,286 1 $387,644,286
554 James A. Woods $387,644,286 1 $387,644,286
555 Judy Morris $387,227,205 2 $193,613,603
556 Mark Levin $386,704,838 3 $128,901,613
557 Alan Yuen $386,152,042 1 $386,152,042
558 Raman Hui $386,152,042 1 $386,152,042
559 Donald Stewart $385,600,000 2 $192,800,000
560 Rawson Marshall Thurber $384,988,515 4 $96,247,129
561 Jon Hurwitz $384,026,492 4 $96,006,623
562 Hayden Schlossberg $384,026,492 4 $96,006,623
563 Tsui Hark $383,793,216 5 $76,758,643
564 David Berenbaum $383,076,077 2 $191,538,039
565 Don Roos $382,527,013 6 $63,754,502
566 Doug Richardson $381,061,438 2 $190,530,719
567 John McLaughlin $379,810,098 2 $189,905,049
568 Marlon Wayans $379,481,738 4 $94,870,435
569 Andrew Jay Cohen $378,046,844 3 $126,015,615
570 Tom Stoppard $376,824,278 4 $94,206,070
571 Jim Jennewein $376,695,538 2 $188,347,769
572 Tom S. Parker $376,695,538 2 $188,347,769
573 Julian Fellowes $376,424,404 9 $41,824,934
574 David Weisberg $374,840,773 2 $187,420,387
575 Douglas S. Cook $374,840,773 2 $187,420,387
576 Michael Goldberg $374,591,755 2 $187,295,878
577 Steven Moffat $373,993,951 1 $373,993,951
578 Juliet Snowden $373,058,723 4 $93,264,681
579 Stiles White $373,058,723 4 $93,264,681
580 Brendan McCarthy $370,742,166 1 $370,742,166
581 Nico Lathouris $370,742,166 1 $370,742,166
582 James DeMonaco $370,464,352 6 $61,744,059
583 Dean Georgaris $369,517,056 5 $73,903,411
584 Gillian Flynn $368,569,638 3 $122,856,546
585 Chris Columbus $367,814,626 4 $91,953,657
586 Michael Colton $367,650,911 1 $367,650,911
587 John Aboud $367,650,911 1 $367,650,911
588 Brandon Sawyer $367,650,911 1 $367,650,911
589 Kevin Bisch $366,784,257 1 $366,784,257
590 Peter Buchman $365,900,000 1 $365,900,000
591 Theodore Melfi $365,352,301 3 $121,784,100
592 Claude Zidi $365,300,000 1 $365,300,000
593 Simon Michael $365,300,000 1 $365,300,000
594 Didier Kamika $365,300,000 1 $365,300,000
595 Katherine Fugate $364,419,601 3 $121,473,200
596 Joe Carnahan $364,332,211 7 $52,047,459
597 Donald McEnery $363,095,319 1 $363,095,319
598 Bob Shaw $363,095,319 1 $363,095,319
599 George Nofi $362,989,076 1 $362,989,076
600 Rob Edwards $362,797,378 2 $181,398,689

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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