Top 28 Highest Grossing Indian Movies Of All Time

Top 28 Highest Grossing Indian Movies Of All Time

6 Dec 18 @ 11:16 AM | By Sai

In the current times, a movie’s commercial success is weighed majorly on the Box Office collections. This is the only deciding factor that depicts the mammoth success a movie achieves. During every release of a Bollywood biggie, the Box Office collections are shuffled and with each year passing by, Indian cinema is expanding and so is its business. With the latest entrant to the list, ‘Baahubali 2 : The Conclusion’, the movie looks like it will be the first movie to gross Rs 1000 Cr. and we can see this record approaching from a mile away. Here is a list of the Highest Grossing movies in india

  • Dangal (2016) - Rs. 2,209.3 Crores

    One of the highest grossing Hindi films, this intense and inspiring biographical sports drama starring Aamir Khan as Mahavir Singh Phogat, who trains his daughters to become wrestlers and gets them to become India’s first female wrestler to win gold at the 2010 Commonwealth Games. Dangal was lauded for some amazing performances from the leads and also scored very big at the BO making a total gross of Rs. 2,209.3 ​​​​​​ Crores and became the highest grossing Indian film.

    Dangal
    Dangal
  • Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017) - Rs. 1,792.08 Cr

    The mighty success of S. S. Rajamouli’s Baahubali 2 has proved that there is no language barrier when you put your heart and soul in telling your story in the most fantastic way. This film was the first film to cross the 1000 Cr. Landmark and have the Highest Box Office Collections in 2017.The film is the Top Worldwide Grosser from India and has broken all Indian Box Office Records.

    Baahubali2: The Conclusion
    Baahubali2: The Conclusion
  • Secret Superstar (2017) - Rs. 975.34 Crores

    Advait Chandan's directorial debut with Secret Superstar gave him the biggest recognition. He made the movie featuring Zaira Wasim, Meher Vij, Raj Arjun and Aamir Khan. The musical drama film that revolves around a young girl's journey into becoming a popular singer continues to win hearts worldwide, especially because of the presence of Aamir in the movie. It has opened in China too and has grossed Rs. 975.34 Crores worldwide.

    Secret Superstar (2017)
    Secret Superstar (2017)
  • Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) - Rs. 970.05 Crores

    Salman Khan starrer Bajrangi Bhaijaan has been by far the best movie in Bhai’s career both performance wise and commercially. While it is a deemed fact that it is a cake walk to surpass the Rs. 100 Crore mark for every Bhai film, this movie was strong on its content and thus was a delight to see Salman Khan actually perform some intense emotional scenes. The movie stands at sixth position with a total gross of Rs. 970.05 Crores and makes it to the list of films that released on Eid and earned big bucks.

    Bajrangi Bhaijaan
    Bajrangi Bhaijaan
  • PK (2014) - Rs. 854 Crores

    Aamir Khan is known to experiment with various subjects and he is no more an actor who falls prey to satisfying the masses with the routine commercial flicks. He is an actor with substance and very well knows what is best to serve to the audience with the Top Hindi Movies. PK collected Rs. 854 Crores at the BO and stands at the fourth position among the highest grossers in Indian cinema. The Raj Kumar Hirani directorial also sent across a strong message on the other side with which many people could connect and make it a huge success.

    PK
    PK
  • Kabali (2016) - Rs. 659 Crores

    Kabali is a Tamil film released in the year 2016 starring Rajnikanth in the lead role. The film was directed by Pa. Ranjith and also stars Radhika Apte, Winston Chao, Dhansika, and Dinesh Ravi among others. Kabali was also dubbed in Telugu and Hindi and released worldwide, making a total box office collection of Rs. 659 Crores.

    Kabali
    Kabali
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  • Baahubali: The Beginning (2015) - Rs. 650 Crores

    The first part of Rajamouli’s magnum series, Baahubali: The Beginning was the beginning of a new era in Indian cinema. The first part itself shattered the BO in spite of being a regional film. The film was accepted worldwide and Indian cinema expanded its horizons. The movie went on to collect Rs. 650 Crores from four languages and stands at the fifth position. The movie was also the first dubbed movie to gross over Rs 100 Crores in Hindi language alone.

    Baahubali : The Beginning
    Baahubali : The Beginning
  • Sultan (2016) - Rs. 589.25 Crores

    The Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer romantic sports drama movie Sultan was an instant hit and went on to win the BO critically and commercially. The movie released during 2016 Eid is a fictional movie, which depicts the life of Sultan Ali Khan, a successful wrestler who faces glitches in his personal life, which then gets improvised with him winning a tournament. The movie collected Rs. 589.25 Crores at the Box-Office and stands at the 7th place.

    Sultan
    Sultan
  • Dhoom 3 (2013) - Rs. 589.2 Crores

    While the Dhoom franchise already has a great following to it, the third installment of this series starred Aamir Khan in the antagonist role alongside Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra. The movie went on to become a critical commercial success by collecting Rs. 589.2 Crores in its total run at the Box-Office.

    Dhoom 3
    Dhoom 3
  • Padmaavat (2018) - Rs. 585 Crores

    Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical epic drama movie Padmaavat that was mired into controversies right from the making of the movie, is being highly appreciated by the audience worldwide for the acting that the lead stars Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor have portrayed. The movie runs succesfully at the box office and has grossed Rs. 585 Crores worldwide.

    Padmaavat
    Padmaavat
  • Tiger Zinda Hai (2017) – Rs. 570 Crores

    Director Ali Abbas Zafar, who collaborated with Salman Khan to deliver the hit Sultan movie, teamed for the second time with Bhai of Bollywood for the second installment in Tiger film series. The action-packed movie Tiger Zinda Hai featured the most liked pair Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif that spilled magic on the silver screens. The movie that has opened in China market continues to run successfully at the box office and has grossed Rs. 570 Crores worldwide.

  • Sanju (2018) - 528.47 Crores

    One of the biggest hit of 2018 was Bollywood biographical film Sanju. The movie was based on the complicated life of actor Sanjay Dutt. Ranbir Kapoor played the role of Sanjay Dutt in his biopic and immediately won many hearts. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, Sanju was jointly written by Rajkumar Hirani and Abhijat Joshi. The magic of Rajkumar Hirani left everyone speechless and Sanju entered the club of the second highest grossing Indian film of 2018 and the fourth highest grossing Indian film of all time. 

    Sanju (2018)
    Sanju (2018)
  • 2.0 (2018) - 500 Crores

    The hype before and after the release of a movie can never as much high as 2.0! This Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar and Amy Jackson starrer is the costliest film ever made in India and the amount of work and dedication put into the making of the film should lone be appreciated and celebrated. Having a ginormous VFX used and creating a character of the villain as a fifth force, 2.0 is a brilliance coming live on screen. However, the film's box office collection was not up toe mark of the expectation. 2.0 collected an estimated 500 crores at the ticket window.

    2.0
    2.0
  • 3 Idiots (2009) - Rs. 459.96 Crores

    Another Aamir Khan and Raj Kumar Hirani combo which was inspired from Chetan Bhagat’s novel Five Point Someone that released in the year 2009 and went on to become a huge success. 3 Idiots also stars R Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, Kareena Kapoor and Boman Irani. The movie’s collection of Rs. 459.96 Crores is a proof that it was not just a critical success but a commercial success as well. It stands at the eleventh position.

    3 Idiots
    3 Idiots
  • Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015) - Rs. 432 Crores

    Coming as the fourth collaboration between Sooraj Barjatya and Salman Khan, this movie released in the year 2015 and went on become a commercial success. Prem Ratan Dhan Payo starred Sonam Kapoor as the female lead. Though the movie was not critically lauded, it ended up with a gross collection of Rs. 432 Crores making it stand in the twelfth position among the highest grossing Indian movies of all time.

    Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
    Prem Ratan Dhan Payo
  • Chennai Express (2013) - Rs. 423 Crores

    Chennai Express is one of Shah Rukh Khan's movies that features among the top 25 highest grossers of all time. This romantic action comedy movie directed by Rohit Shetty is a story about a man’s journey from Mumbai to Rameshwaram where he accidentally boards the wrong train and gets into awkward situations. The movie collected Rs. 423 Crores and stands at the thirteenth position. This film is also one of SRK's Biggest Overseas Earners.

    Chennai Express
    Chennai Express
  • Dilwale (2015) - 408.15 Crores

    Dilwale is a 2015 romantic comedy film starring Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon in the lead roles with a supporting cast that includes Johnny Lever, Boman Irani, Pankaj Tripathi among others. This film, directed by Rohit Shetty made a total of Rs. 408.15 Crores at the box office.

    Dilwale
    Dilwale
  • Kick (2014) - Rs. 402 Crores

    Kick is an action film produced and directed by Sajid Nadiadwala starring Salman Khan in the lead role and is a remake of the Telugu film of the same name starring Ravi Teja. The Hindi film also stars Jacqueline Fernandez, Randeep Hooda and Mithun Chakraborty made a total of Rs. 402 Crores Worldwide.

    Kick
    Kick
  • Happy New Year (2014) - Rs. 397 Crores

    Happy New Year is one of the many collaborations between director Farah Khan and actor-producer Shah Rukh Khan. This film featured an ensemble cast that includes Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood, Boman Irani, Vivan Shah (son of Naseeruddin Shah) and Jackie Shroff and made a total of Rs. 397 Crores at the box office.

    Happy New Year
    Happy New Year
  • Krrish 3 (2013) – Rs. 374 Crores

    Rakesh Roshan came up with the fourth installment in the Krrish series, named Krrish 3. The science fiction film featured Hrithik Roshan as a superhero, which became a craze among the children. Also starring Priyanka Chopra, Kangana Ranaut and Vivek Oberoi, this movie grossed Rs. 374 Crores worldwide.

  • Bajirao Mastani (2015) – Rs. 362.41 Crores

    Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bajirao Mastani stars Ranveer Singh as Bajirao, Deepika Padukone as Mastani and Priyanka Chopra as Bajirao’s first wife Kashibai with a supporting cast of Tanvi Azmi, Milind Soman, etc. This epic historical romance film made a total of Rs. 362.41 Crores at the box office.

    Bajiao Mastani
    Bajiao Mastani
  • Ek Tha Tiger (2012) - Rs. 350 Crores

    Kabir Khan collaborated with Salman Khan for the first time in romantic spy thriller movie Ek Tha Tiger in 2012 that also stars Katrina Kaif in the female lead position. Produced by Aditya Chopra, this movie grossed Rs. 350 Crores worldwide.

  • Bang Bang (2014) - Rs. 340 Crores

    Siddharth Anand's action comedy film Bang Bang! that is the official remake of Hollywood movie Knight and Day was liked by one and all for Hrithik Roshan's charm and action scenes. Katrina Kaif looks beautiful and innocent in the movie. The Fox Star Studios production movie grossed Rs. 340 Crores worldwide.

  • Hindi Medium (2017) - Rs. 334.36 crore

    Hindi Medium is a film starring Irrfan Khan and Pakistani actress Saba Qamar in the lead roles and also stars Deepak Dobriayal in a pivotal role. Directed by Saket Chaudhary, this film turned out to be a sleeper hit and did a tremendous business in China as well. With a total worldwide earning of Rs.334.36 crore, Hindi Medium lands in the list of the top grossers in Indian cinema.

    Hindi Medium
    Hindi Medium
  • Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013) - Rs. 318 Crores

    Director Ayan Mukerji who has made the critically acclaimed movie Wake Up Sid with Ranbir Kapoor, collaborated with him for the second time in the romantic drama movie Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani also starring Deepika Padukone, Kalki Koechlin and Aditya Roy Kapoor. The movie was loved by the youngsters and earned Rs. 318 Crores at the worldwide box office 

  • Golmaal Again (2017) - Rs. 310 Crores

    Rohit Shetty came up with the fourth installment of Golmaal series, but now added a horror element to his film Golmaal Again. Starring Ajay Devgn, Parineeti Chopra, Arshad Warsi, Shreyas Talpade, Tusshar Kapoor, Kunal Khemu and Tabu, this movie broke several records and grossed Rs. 310 Crores worldwide.

    Golmaal Again
    Golmaal Again
  • Raees (2017) - Rs. 308.88 Crores

    Shah Rukh Khan showcased his criminal angle in Rahul Dholakia's action movie Raees that is based on the illegal liquor business that takes place in Gujarat. The flick marked the debut of Mahira Khan in Bollywood, and all liked the movie for the charming yet unforgiving avatar of King Khan. The movie grossed Rs. 308.88 Crores worldwide.

  • Race 3 (2018) - 303 Crores

    Race 3 a multistarrer which started getting negative comments since the first trailer released still somehow managed to earn big at the box office, and why, all because of Salman Khan's name. Starring Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Jacqueline Fernandez, Daisy Shah, and Saqib Saleem, Race 3 is the third instalment of Race series. Despite getting numerous negative reviews, the film still managed to get into the 100 crore club to list in the Bollywood's top highest grossers. Race 3 collected an estimated 303 crores.

    Race 3
    Race 3
  • Enthiran (2010) - Rs. 285 Crores

    Enthiran, also known as Robot, is a Tamil film starring Rajnikanth which was also dubbed in Telugu and Hindi. Directed by Shankar, this film also featured Aishwarya Rai, Danny Denzongpa, Santhanam and Karunas while the music of the film was composed by A.R. Rahman. Winning two National Film Awards, this film made a total of Rs. 289 Crores at the box office.

    Robot
    Robot
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