The Billion Dollar Club

Posted on May 9, 2008

There are only 13 directors in film history who’s films have grossed more than $1 billion at the box office (domestically). Michael Bay did it in seven. So did James Cameron. The list follows:

1 Steven Spielberg $3,447.9
2 Robert Zemeckis $1,802.9
3 George Lucas $1,700.5
4 Ron Howard $1,606.3
5 Chris Columbus $1,567.9
6 Gore Verbinski $1,308.5
7 Tim Burton $1,289.3
8 Peter Jackson $1,271.7
9 Sam Raimi $1,249.7
10 James Cameron $1,146.9
11 Michael Bay $1,093.7
12 Clint Eastwood $1,002.4
13 Andrew Adamson $1,000.6

Stats courtesy of Boxofficemojo.com.