Editors

Film editors expertly assemble the footage shot over a period of weeks or months — along with computer-generated images — to create the final film. Working with the director to select from different takes of the same scene, an editor may be challenged to keep a cigarette in view longer or avoid showing it altogether. Who decides? Editors in these rankings have worked on at least two top-grossing films since 2002.

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editors | The more smoking, the higher the score
RankEditorScoreFilmsWith
smoking
With
brands
1Stephen Mirrione1805753
2Jeff Gourson1478761
3Michael Kahn113814100
4Paul Hirsch948841
5William Goldenberg9461060
6Jabez Olssen818540
7Ethan Coen776331
8Joel Coen767221
9Virginia Katz629852
10Martin Walsh615830
11Richard Francis-Bruce582631
12John Refoua539430
13Jamie Selkirk511110
14James Herbert501530
15Camille Delamarre497330
16Pietro Scalia494422
17Matt Villa478210
Jonathan Redmond478110
Jason Ballantine478310
18Valerio Bonelli469440
19Hughes Winborne450630
20Chris Lebenzon4441390
21Roger Barton4411160
22Dody Dorn436531
23Maysie Hoy4251282
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