Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies: Bollywood, which has become the largest financial power-hub, is also the world’s largest film industry. There are more than 1000 movies each year, which is more than double of its counterpart, Hollywood. Bollywood movies break the record and grab highest box office collection every year. Bollywood films are made in a much smaller budget than Hollywood films. That’s why their profit margins are very high. So let’s see, what are the top 10 movies that have added their name to the highest grossing Bollywood movies of all time.
Here is the list of movies (Figures in INR)-
- Dangal (2016) – 2400+ crores
- Baahubali: The Conclusion (2017) – 1790 crores
- Secret Superstar (2017) – 894 crores
- Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) – 905 crores
- PK (2014) – 794 crores
- Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) – 650 crores
- Sultan (2016) – 623 crores
- Padmaavat (2018) – 585 crores
- Sanju (2018) – 580 crores
- Tiger Zinda Hai (2017) – 545 crores
Let’s see in detail-
Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies
Considering their box office collection worldwide, here are the top Bollywood movies –
1. Dangal (2016)
‘Dangal’ is a film that shows the true story about the first lady wrestling champion Geeta Phogat. In this movie, Mahavir Singh Phogat, who is Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat’s father, trains his daughters to make the wrestling champion.
The UTV Motion Pictures and Walt Disney Studios film has collected a gross of more than 2400 crores worldwide. With this, ‘Dangal’ has got the first position in the list of highest grossing Bollywood movies of all time.
2. Baahubali: The Conclusion (2017)
Baahubali: The Conclusion is another such film which is in second place in the series of highest grossing Bollywood movies. This movie directed by S.S. Rajamouli emerged as a great epic. After Baahubali: The Beginnings, this was the second part in this episode. Though this film was the most expensive Indian film ever, it has achieved great success all over the world and has done very good profits. The film has so far made a worldwide collection of Rs 1790 crores, which includes Telugu and Tamil language also.
3.Secret Superstar (2017)
This movie is based on a story in which a young girl wants to be a singer but her cruel and abusive father is against these things. Aamir Khan Productions This film, which features main characters like Zaira Wasim, Aamir Khan, Meher Vij, and Raj Arjun, was highly appreciated throughout the world.
At the same time, it has added the name of Highest Grossing Bollywood movies, by making a worldwide collection of Rs 894 crore. Interestingly, this movie was also very liked in China and was successful in making good collection there.
4.Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015)
Bajrangi Bhaijaan is such a story in which Bajrangi, a Hindu devotee, helps reaching a speech-impaired Muslim child to her home, which is in Pakistan. This child was accidentally separated from her family and came to India. Because she was unable to speak, it has been great troubles of Bajrangi to bring this girl back to the home. That all has shown in this movie. The character of Bajrangi in the movie has played by Salman Khan.
The movie has so far made a box office collection of 905 crores and is ranked fourth on the list of highest grossing Bollywood movies.
Aamir Khan starrer PK is eligible for the list of highest grossing Bollywood movies. This movie is based on an alien which was accidentally left on the earth. Who exposed the reality of those who spread superstition and hypocrisy among innocent people The comedy-drama film PK, directed by Rajkumar Hirani, collected 794 crores worldwide. The main characters of the movie are Amir Khan, Anushka Sharma, And Boman Irani.
6.Baahubali: The Beginning (2015)
‘Baahubali The Beginning’ which is based on an epic fantasy, has created a stir throughout the country after the release. Because it was only one of its kind, after its release, the Indian film industry came to know that such films can also prove to be successful in earning good money. Baahubali The Beginning was the first chapter of the movie series – Baahubali. S.S. Rajamouli movie, Baahubali: The Beginning also made a collection of 650 crores by doing great business globally.
With this, both parts of the movie Baahubali, have joined the list of Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies of all time.
The ‘Sultan‘ movie is the story of a man who, after becoming a wrestler, got success, but due to some incident left the wrestling completely. In the movie, Salman Khan played the character of Sultan. It was shown in the film how the wrestler got back his success and his lost love.
Sultan, a movie by Yash Raj Films, was highly appreciated by the audience, and the film also made a box office collection of 623 crores.
Padmaavat t has collected 585 crores and has added its name to the highest grossing Bollywood movies. But was a controversial film too! The film is based on the saga of bravery and courage of a 14th century Rajput Queen.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali film, Padmaavat, has been able to collect that much, in spite of falling into many controversies.
The film ‘Sanju’, is based on a part of Sanjay Dutt’s life, released June 2018. Rajkumar Hirani is the director of the movie. And along with this, this film became the second movie directed by Rajkumar Hirani, which is in the list of highest grossing Bollywood movies. The full collection of this movie is 580 crores. Despite being released recently in June 2018, the film succeeded to touch the collection, quickly.
10.Tiger Zinda Hai (2017)
‘Tiger Zinda Hai’ is a thriller and spy story which is the second part of the movie Tiger. The movie, starring Salman Khan, has touched the heart of the audience all over the world. Along with this, the movie also proved successful in making a collection of 545 crores at the box office.
Note: This list of the highest grossing Bollywood movies is based on the collection to date, and may vary over time.