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Top Grossing Sound Editor at the Worldwide Box OfficeBETA


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This list shows the highest grossing Sound Editors 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.

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Dan Hegeman
Best known as a Sound Effects Editor based on credits in that role in 69 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Iron Man 3 ($1,215,392,272 in 2013), Paycheck ($98,819,789 in 2003), The Last of the Mohicans ($75,505,856 in 1992), National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation ($71,319,546 in 1989), Turner & Hooch ($71,079,915 in 1989), Beethoven's 2nd ($52,636,940 in 1993), Safe ($41,495,213 in 2012), Never Back Down ($39,319,801 in 2008), Air America ($32,914,515 in 1990), Shoot 'Em Up ($26,796,824 in 2007)

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Hector Gika
Best known as a Sound Effects Editor based on credits in that role in 33 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Independence Day ($817,400,878 in 1996), Under Siege ($156,563,139 in 1992), Ride Along ($153,733,800 in 2014), The Siege ($116,625,798 in 1998), Pitch Perfect ($116,044,347 in 2012), The One ($72,689,126 in 2001), 3 Men and a Little Lady ($71,609,321 in 1990), Safe ($41,495,213 in 2012), Jennifer's Body ($31,943,401 in 2009), Taking Care of Business ($20,005,435 in 1990)

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Larry Carow
Best known as a Sound Editor based on credits in that role in 10 films.
Top films contributed to this record: Who Framed Roger Rabbit? ($351,500,000 in 1988), Back to the Future Part II ($332,000,000 in 1989), Back to the Future Part III ($244,088,654 in 1990), The Hunt for Red October ($200,500,000 in 1990), Death Becomes Her ($149,022,650 in 1992), Romancing the Stone ($115,078,260 in 1984), White Men Can't Jump ($90,753,806 in 1992), The Money Pit ($37,499,651 in 1986), Empire of the Sun ($22,238,696 in 1987), Chances Are ($15,939,663 in 1989)

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Complete List

Rank Name Worldwide
Box Office
Movies Average
1 Dan Hegeman $1,827,048,863 19 $96,160,466
2 Hector Gika $1,720,804,544 20 $86,040,227
3 Larry Carow $1,558,621,380 10 $155,862,138
4 Gordon Davidson $1,485,848,898 6 $247,641,483
5 Adam Kopald $1,410,091,233 4 $352,522,808
6 Bruce Lacey $1,353,785,538 6 $225,630,923
7 Chuck Neely $1,325,765,250 10 $132,576,525
8 Richard Hymns $1,237,507,518 4 $309,376,880
9 Donald J. Malouf $1,206,018,751 7 $172,288,393
10 Gary Wright $1,153,647,042 8 $144,205,880
11 Alan Rankin $1,135,599,259 6 $189,266,543
12 Albert Gasser $1,128,909,475 6 $188,151,579
13 Lee Gilmore $1,104,039,076 1 $1,104,039,076
14 Ken Fischer $1,093,681,277 2 $546,840,639
15 Teri E. Dorman $1,085,692,818 4 $271,423,205
16 R.J. Palmer $1,057,765,439 6 $176,294,240
17 Paul Carden $1,056,681,004 6 $176,113,501
18 Tim Chau $1,051,668,464 8 $131,458,558
19 Addison Teague $1,045,663,875 1 $1,045,663,875
20 Victoria Sampson $1,011,216,321 22 $45,964,378
21 Dave Whitehead $955,119,788 1 $955,119,788
22 David E. Stone $947,755,661 5 $189,551,132
23 Scott Wolf $947,089,864 2 $473,544,932
24 Michael J. Benavente $933,278,149 10 $93,327,815
25 Teresa Eckton $913,283,724 6 $152,213,954
26 Frank Howard $865,033,793 4 $216,258,448
27 Tom Myers $848,998,877 1 $848,998,877
28 Robert R. Rutledge $786,598,007 1 $786,598,007
29 Gene Corso $786,598,007 1 $786,598,007
30 Tony Lamberti $768,201,704 2 $384,100,852
31 Suhail Kafity $757,239,808 5 $151,447,962
32 Mark Dejczakiwskyj $746,100,054 1 $746,100,054
33 Dino DiMuro $738,397,547 5 $147,679,509
34 Warren Hamilton, Jr. $734,401,940 11 $66,763,813
35 F. Hudson Miller $732,350,765 4 $183,087,691
36 Bryan Bowen $725,851,355 2 $362,925,678
37 Jeremy Gordon $715,716,107 5 $143,143,221
38 Niv Adiri $695,941,797 1 $695,941,797
39 Beth Sterner $693,539,908 3 $231,179,969
40 Rick Franklin $691,338,456 4 $172,834,614
41 Larry Mann $685,349,400 5 $137,069,880
42 Marshall Winn $680,409,898 5 $136,081,980
43 Christopher S. Capp $677,923,379 1 $677,923,379
44 Nils C. Jensen $676,356,225 6 $112,726,038
45 Paul Bruce Richardson $667,800,000 2 $333,900,000
46 Colin Mouat $645,387,000 3 $215,129,000
47 Andy Kopetzky $642,457,592 4 $160,614,398
48 Julie Feiner $638,996,036 4 $159,749,009
49 Virginia Cook-McGowan $625,239,558 6 $104,206,593
50 Kevin R.W. Murray $612,609,104 2 $306,304,552
51 Gary Mundheim $589,379,022 3 $196,459,674
52 Peter F. Kurland $587,790,539 1 $587,790,539
53 Piero Mura $586,570,170 4 $146,642,543
54 Eric Lindemann $585,103,735 2 $292,551,868
55 Michael Kamper $573,764,187 2 $286,882,094
56 Peter Zinda $573,764,187 2 $286,882,094
57 Mike Chock $564,625,282 4 $141,156,321
58 Julia Evershade $555,297,100 3 $185,099,033
59 Glenn T. Morgan $553,579,553 3 $184,526,518
60 Mike Hopkins $550,517,357 1 $550,517,357
61 Geoffrey G. Rubay $549,588,516 1 $549,588,516
62 Lenny Geschke $541,779,685 3 $180,593,228
63 Samir Foco $534,551,353 1 $534,551,353
64 Tom Sayers $534,551,353 1 $534,551,353
65 Richard Burrow $534,171,960 1 $534,171,960
66 Bonnie Koehler $534,171,960 1 $534,171,960
67 Midge Costin $531,850,765 3 $177,283,588
68 Doug Jackson $507,375,708 3 $169,125,236
69 Gary Krivacek $505,969,965 3 $168,656,655
70 Kevin Banks $497,361,061 2 $248,680,531
71 Charles W. Ritter $487,048,798 4 $121,762,200
72 Jimmy Ling $468,885,751 3 $156,295,250
73 Patricio Libenson $466,562,144 3 $155,520,715
74 Randy Kelley $466,211,463 6 $77,701,911
75 Christopher Assells $456,390,621 4 $114,097,655
76 John Kwiatkowski $452,223,187 5 $90,444,637
77 Jeffrey Rosen $448,372,899 2 $224,186,450
78 Steve Mann $435,951,344 5 $87,190,269
79 John O. Wilde $435,146,985 2 $217,573,493
80 Robert Fitzgerald $432,645,872 1 $432,645,872
81 Ethan Van der Ryn $429,704,782 2 $214,852,391
82 Marc Bech $424,447,487 1 $424,447,487
83 Albert Ribas $424,447,487 1 $424,447,487
84 Howard Gindoff $424,200,000 1 $424,200,000
85 Bruce Stubblefield $424,200,000 1 $424,200,000
86 Ed Fassl $424,200,000 1 $424,200,000
87 Linda Moss $424,200,000 1 $424,200,000
88 Wylie Stateman $422,238,375 3 $140,746,125
89 Hal Sanders $421,445,411 2 $210,722,706
90 Elliott L. Koretz $419,215,407 3 $139,738,469
91 Dawn Gough $416,197,059 1 $416,197,059
92 Pernell L. Salinas $413,262,564 2 $206,631,282
93 John Phillips $412,800,000 1 $412,800,000
94 Pieter Hubbard $412,800,000 1 $412,800,000
95 John A Larsen $412,800,000 1 $412,800,000
96 Jeff Wilhoit $412,800,000 1 $412,800,000
97 Lenny Green $411,348,924 1 $411,348,924
98 Paula Connor $411,348,924 1 $411,348,924
99 Eddy Joseph $411,348,924 1 $411,348,924
100 Pat Gilbert $411,348,924 1 $411,348,924

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

Note: This chart is not adjusted for inflation.

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