Top 10 Highest Grossing Indian Movies Box Office Collection

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The highest grossing films

Highest Collection Movie in India: For the last several decades, films have had a different place in common life. Films that serve to make an audience laugh, emotional, thrill or entertain people through some means or the other. The cinema world has the biggest role behind these films, in which the hard work of artists and workers is involved. The more entertaining the film is, the more it gets the encouragement of the audience and a chance to earn more and more. In this article, we are going to discuss the top 10 highest grossing Indian movies.

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Top 10 Highest-Grossing Films of India

There was a time when earning Rs 10 crore for films was also a big deal, but in today’s era, films cross Rs 100 to Rs 1000 crore. Let’s know the top 10 highest-grossing Indian movies, which have earned record-breaking earnings in the Indian cinema world. This list also includes blockbuster films like Bollywood’s PathaanJawan to South’s RRR, KGF 2.

#10- 2.0

Main Language Tamil
Released in the year 2018
In the lead role – RajinikanthAmy Jackson,

Akshay Kumar and others

Earnings (Worldwide) Rs. 800 crores

We will start the list with megastar Rajini Anna’s film 2.0. Film actor Rajinikanth is a superstar who is liked not only as a hero but also as a good person. He has a long line of fans who consider him no less than a god. His film 2.0 is an Indian Tamil-speaking science fiction action film released in the year 2018, which was later recorded and released in other languages as well. This is the second film of the Enthiran franchise whose first film Enthiran (Robot) came in the year 2010. Apart from Indian superstar Rajinikanth, actress Amy Jackson and Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar are also in the lead role in the film 2.0.

The film is produced by Subhaskaran under the banner of Lyca Productions and directed by S Shankar. Famous music composer AR Rahman has given his soundtrack in this film. The previous film follows the conflict between a once-destroyed humanoid robot named Chitti (Rajinikanth) and a former ornithologist, Bird Rajan (Akshay Kumar), who hatches plans to seek revenge from cell phone users to stop the decline in the population of animals and birds. The action and message used in the film was well liked by the audience and it earned 800 rupees worldwide.

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#9- PK

Main Language Hindi
Released in the year 2014
In the lead role – Aamir Khan, – Anushka Sharma, – Sushant Singh Rajput, – Sanjay Dutt, – Boman Irani,

– Saurabh Shukla and others

Earnings (Worldwide) Rs 854 crore

Talking about the top 10 highest-grossing Indian movies, there is a mention of Rajkumar Hirani’s film PK. Produced under the joint banner of him and Vidhu Vinod Chopra Films, the film PK, edited and directed by Rajkumar Hirani, released in the year 2014, is an Indian Hindi-language science fiction comedy-drama film. The film stars Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma, Sushant Singh Rajput, Sanjay Dutt, Boman Irani and Saurabh Shukla in the lead roles. The story follows an alien named PK, who comes to earth for a research mission where the remote control of his spacecraft is stolen while searching for which he befriends a television journalist (Anushka Sharma) and religious dogma in his quest to retrieve the remote, Questions arrogance and superstition. In this way, the comedy scenes and messages used in the film were well liked by the audience, due to which it earned Rs 854 worldwide.

#8 – Secret Superstar

secret superstar
secret superstar
Main Language Hindi
Released in the year  2017
In the lead role – Zaira Wasim, Aamir KhanMeher Vij,

Raj Arjun and others

Earnings (Worldwide) Rs 967 crore

India’s 10 highest-grossing films, the seventh name in the list of which is Secret Superstar film. The film has earned around Rs 967 worldwide. This Indian Hindi language musical drama film released in the year 2017, is produced by Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao under Aamir Khan Productions Studios and directed by Advait Chandan. The film stars Zaira Wasim, Aamir Khan, Meher Vij and Raj Arjun in the lead roles. The film is based on the character of a teenage girl (Zaira Wasim) who overcomes all the restrictions and struggles of the society to fulfill her dream of becoming a singer. The film, which deals with several social issues including feminism, gender equality and domestic violence, received positive reviews by the audience.

#7 – Bajrangi Bhaijaan

bajrangi bhaijaan
bajrangi bhaijaan
Main Language Hindi
Released in the year  2015
In the lead role – Child actor Harshaali Malhotra, – Salman Khan, – Kareena Kapoor Khan,

– Nawazuddin Siddiqui and others

Earnings (Worldwide) Rs 970 crore

Next on the list is the Indian Hindi-language comedy-drama film Bajrangi Bhaijaan. It is co-produced by Salman Khan and Rockline Venkatesh and directed by Kabir Khan which was released in 2015. The film stars Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Harshaali Malhotra in the lead roles. The film is based on the story of Pawan Kumar Chaturvedi (Salman Khan), who sets out on a journey to take Shahida (Harshali Malhotra), a six-year-old Pakistani Muslim girl separated from her parents in India, back to her home in Pakistan, where a regional journalist named Chand Nawab (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) helps Pawan. The film was highly appreciated by the audience and grossed around Rs 970 worldwide.

#6- Pathan

Main Language Hindi
Released in the year  2023
In the lead role – Shah Rukh KhanDeepika PadukoneJohn AbrahamDimple Kapadia,

Ashutosh Rana and others

Earnings (Worldwide)  Rs 1,050 crore

The Pathan film in this list gave actor Shah Rukh Khan a big achievement. Released on 25 January 2023, the film broke many records of earnings in a few days and reached India’s top films and became the 10th film in the top 6 Indian movies list of highest-grossing. This is also bound to happen because this film is one of Bollywood’s most loved actors and King Khan (SRK), who rules millions of hearts. Also, the presence of beautiful actress Deepika Padukone and action superstar John Abraham adds more thrill to the film. The film was released in theaters worldwide including India, which grossed a total of Rs 1,050 crore worldwide.

Produced under the banner of Yash Raj Films, the film is directed by Siddharth Anand. The film is based on a spy, in the lead role of Pathan (Shah Rukh) and who is sent on a secret mission to protect the country of India. Deepika will also be seen supporting him. And john will be in his opposite. The special thing is that the makers have also started the Spy Universe in Bollywood with this film. In which the links of Kabir (Hrithik) of the film War (War) and Tiger (Salman Khan) of Ek Tha Tiger (Ek Tha Tiger) can also be added. As Salman’s little role is also shown in the Pathan film.

#5- Jawan

Main Language Hindi
Released in the year 2023
In the lead role – Shah Rukh KhanNayantharaVijay SethupathiSunil Grover,

Deepika Padukone and others

Earnings (Worldwide) Rs. 1055 crores

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s film Jawan, which has just been released. The film created a stir at the box office in just 2 weeks. It first broke the record of two films of the same year in advance booking, Gadar 2 and Pathan, and then became the No.1 Hindi film in the first day earnings after release. There has been a tremendous craze among the audience towards the film. As far as the box office collection of Jawan is concerned, it has earned more than 60 crores on the first day and has earned Rs 1055 crore so far, breaking many records. With this, Shah Rukh’s film has reached the 10th position in India’s top 5 highest-grossing films, surpassing his own film Pathan.

Apart from Shah Rukh, the film also stars Nayanthara, Vijay Sethupathi, Priya Mani and others. After the tremendous performance of the Pathan film, superstar SRK is now in a lot of discussion about his film. Made in SRK’s own production house and directed by renowned Tamil director Atlee Kumar, the film is touted to be a commercial entertainer featuring Shah Rukh in a double role. The trailer of the film shows that its story is about the revenge of a father whose son also follows in his footsteps but gets caught in the clutches of a Bahubali businessman. The story of this action-thriller film is also getting a great response from the audience.

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#4- KGF : Chapter 2

kgf chapter 2
kgf chapter 2
Main Language Kannada
Released in the year 2022
In the lead role – YashSrinidhi Shetty, Prakash RajSanjay Dutt,

Raveena Tandon and others

Earnings (Worldwide) Rs 1,200 – Rs 1,250 crore

Next on the list is another South Indian film KGF: Chapter 2. The name is the latest among India’s 10 highest-grossing films that grossed over ₹700 crore at the box office in the first week of release. The film is the second part of the KGF film series, an Indian Kannada language action film written and directed by Prashanth Neel and produced by Vijay Kiragandur under the banner of Hombal Films. Apart from South Indian superstars Yash, Srinidhi Shetty and Prakash Raj, Bollywood stars like Sanjay Dutt, Raveena Tandon are also seen in the lead role in this film.

The film follows the lead character Rocky (Yash), who dominated Kolar Gold Fields (KGF) after tough struggles in KGF: Chapter 1. And now he is facing his opponents and government officials (along with some new lead characters) to maintain his supremacy. The action scenes of this film and Rocky’s swag were well liked by the audience and perhaps that is why this film has earned a record-breaking Rs 1 crore so far in such a short time.

#3- RRR

Main Language Telugu
Released in the year  2022
In the lead role – N T Rama Rao,
Ram CharanAjay DevgnAlia Bhatt,Shriya Saran and others
Earnings (Worldwide) Rs 1,200 – Rs 1258 crore

Another South Indian film RRR has been added to the top 10 highest-grossing Indian movies. Released in the year 2022, the film earned more than Rs 1200 crore in a very short time. Directed by S.S. Rajamouli (director of Baahubali), it is an Indian Telugu-language action drama film produced by D.V.V. Rajamouli. Danayya has done it. The film stars two veteran South Indian actors named N.T. Rama Rao Jr. and Ram Charan. Apart from these two actors, Bollywood actors like Ajay Devgan, Alia Bhatt have also been seen in the lead role.

The story of this film is based on two friends Alluri Sitarama Raju (Ram Charan) and Komaram Bheem (Rama Rao Jr.) who later become Indian revolutionaries against the British Raj. The film is set against the backdrop of the 915th century British Raj, with some stories and battles fictionalised from the point of view of entertainment. Thanks to plenty of action scenes and fans of two South Indian superstars, the film broke many records of earnings in a short time. The film has earned about Rs <> crore from India alone.

Note: The most special thing related to this film is that at the 80th Golden Globe Awards ceremony, the nomination in the category of Best Picture (Non-English – Foreign Language) and the song ‘Natu Natu‘ of this film was declared the winner of Best Song. Apart from this, the same song made history by winning the Oscar Award for Best Original Song at the 95th Academy Awards.

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#2- Baahubali 2: The Conclusion

baahubali 2
baahubali 2
Main Language Telugu and Tamil
Released in the year  2017
In the lead role – PrabhasRana DaggubatiAnushka ShettyTamannaah,

Ramya Krishna and others

Earnings (Worldwide) Rs 1,810 crore

The second part of the Baahubali franchise – Baahubali 10: The Conclusion is second in the list of India’s highest-grossing top 2 films. The producer and director of the film are the same as in the first film. Apart from this, there are also actors of the first film in the lead role. It is a follow-up to Baahubali: The Beginning, which is serving as both a sequel and a prequel and which takes the rest of the story of Baahubali forward. The main character of the film, Shivadu (Prabhas), later becomes known that he is also Raj Kumar of Mahishmati kingdom, whose father was King Amarendra Bahubali. Who was killed by deception. In a spirit of vengeance, Shivudu fights with Rana Daggubati and re-establishes the empire. Thus the Baahubali film was completed by the makers.

The action, visual effects, historical scenes of this film were very much liked by the audience, as well as the question that was left in doubt in the first film – why Kattappa killed Bahubali? The answer to that question was found by the audience after a long wait. Such reasons made this film one of the most successful films, which earned a record-breaking gross of more than Rs 1800 crore.

#1- Dangal

Main Language Hindi
Released in the year  2016
In the lead role – Aamir KhanFatima Sana ShaikhSanya Malhotra,
Sakshi Tanwar,Aparshakti Khurana and others
Earnings (Worldwide) Rs 2,024 crore

Top 10 highest-grossing Indian movies, in which the name of the film Dangal made under Aamir Khan Productions comes at the top. Aamir Khan is one of the few actors who brings only one film in a year, and that film breaks all the records of earnings. Dangal is a sports drama film based on the biography of Indian Hindi language, directed by Nitesh Tiwari. The film stars Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Sakshi Tanwar and Aparshakti Khurana in the lead roles. The story of this film is based on the life of wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat, who fulfilled his unfulfilled dreams through his daughters. Among his four daughters, two are the eldest daughters, Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat, who have made India proud globally by being wrestlers on many occasions.

The film stars Aamir Khan as Mahavir Singh Phogat, Fatima Sana Shaikh as Geeta Phogat, Sanya Malhotra as Babita Phogat and Sakshi Tanwar as the mother of both. Mahavir Singh, who trains his daughters in wrestling with hard work since childhood to get a medal in the Olympics. This film tickles in many places and also makes emotional in many places. Thus, a real-life story was presented to the audience through the film, which was also highly appreciated, and the film became India’s highest-grossing film. One of the dialogues of the film was quite popular – Mhari Choriyan Chhoron Se Kam Hai Ke!

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The highest-grossing films > films that can be added to this list soon –

At present, there are two such films that will probably soon be seen in the top 10 highest-grossing Indian movies.

<(i)Gadar 2

Every cinema fan must know about the film Gadar Ek Prem Katha released in the year 2001. Its characters, dialogues and story were well liked by the people, especially superstar Sunny Deol’s angry action character Tara Singh’s
look. The film was a huge success with its performance. Due to this big achievement, the makers launched its sequel after 22 years and once again there was a huge enthusiasm for the film in the audience. You can guess this figure from the fact that Gadar 2 has earned more than Rs 675 crore in a month’s journey of its release and it seems that it will soon become a part of India’s highest grossing film. However, the pace of the film has come down significantly and it has also come down from the screens of many theaters.

(ii)- Jailer

Megastar Rajinikanth makes a splash whenever he comes up with a film, an example of which is being seen in his recently released film Jailer and which has broken many records in terms of earnings. Released on 10 August 2023, the film crossed the Rs 600 crore mark in terms of worldwide earnings. This pace of jailer film could have made it to India’s 10 highest-grossing films, but the arrival of Gadar 2 and Jawan films definitely affected the film’s business. However, now the film has come down from almost every screen.

Top 10 Highest-Grossing Movies of India

Sr. Movie (Movie) Earnings (Worldwide)
1 Dangal Rs 2,024 crore
2 Baahubali 2: The Conclusion Rs 1,810 crore
3 RRR 1,200 – 1258 crores
4 KGF: Chapter 2 Rs 1,200 – Rs 1,250 crore
5 Jawan Rs. 1055 crores
6 Pathan Rs 1,050 crore
7 Bajrangi Bhaijaan 970 crores
8 Secret Superstar Rs 967 crore
9 Pk Rs 854 crore
10 2.0 Rs 800 crore

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