Budget- 70 crore, Gross- 1864 crore, India: 542.34c, Overseas: 1419 c
Star Cast: Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Zaira Wasim and Suhani Bhatnagar.
Aamir Khan starrer Dangal comes in at number one on our list. Based on the true story of Mahavir Singh Phogat, who trained his two daughters Geeta and Babita to become international stars, Dangal was a massive hit around the world. The film was shown on an estimated 4300 screens in India and 1000 screens internationally. Dangal had incredible box-office runs in countries like China, the US, Canada, the UK Australia, and the UAE. It went on to become the fifth highest grossing non-English films of all time.
Budget 85 c, Gross: 832 c, India: 489 c, Overseas: 343 c
Star Cast: Aamir Khan in the title role, with Anushka Sharma, Sushant Singh Rajput, Boman Irani, Saurabh Shukla, and Sanjay Dutt in supporting roles
PK became the highest-grossing Indian film, in both domestic as well as international markets. The film’s final worldwide gross was ₹832 crore (US$136.33 million). PK was the first Indian film to gross more than ₹7 billion and US$100 million worldwide.
Budget 250 crore, Gross: 736.24 c, India: 734 c, Overseas: 2.896c
Star Cast: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Ramya Krishnan, Tamannaah, Sathyaraj and Nassar
This film is directed by S. S. Rajamouli and written by his father K. V. Vijayendra Prasad. The film is about Shiva, the son of Bahubali, who learns about his heritage, he begins to look for answers. His story is juxtaposed with past events that unfolded in the Mahishmati Kingdom.
Budget- 90 crores, Gross: 626 c, India: 433 c, Overseas: 193 c
Star Cast: Salman Khan, Harshaali Malhotra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Kareena Kapoor Khan
Salman Khan starrer Bajrangi Bhaijaan released in 2015 broke all the previous year’s movies records with the total collection of 433 crores in India and 193 crores overseas. In this film, Bajrangi embarks on taking a mute six-year-old girl back to her hometown (Pakistani) who was lost in India while travelling with her mother.
Budget- 70c, Gross- 589 c, India: 420.65 c, Overseas: 168 c
Star Cast: Salman Khan, Anushka Sharma, Amit Sadh, Randeep Hooda.
Sultan is a mixed bag of emotion, action, love and of course Salman Khan. Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. Produced by Aditya Chopra under the Yash Raj Films banner. The film focuses on Sultan Ali Khan, a fictional wrestling champion from Haryana whose successful career creates a rift in his personal life.
Dhoom 3: Back in Action
Budget 1.5 billion (US$23 million) Gross- 558c, India: 372c, Overseas: 186c
Star Cast: Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra
Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer Dhoom 3 is an Indian action thriller film written and directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya and produced by Aditya Chopra. It was first Indian film to be released in the IMAX motion picture film format with Dolby Atmos surround sound.