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List of highest-grossing Indian films

This is a ranking of the highest grossing Indian films which includes film industries from various languages such as Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, etc. based on the conservative global box office estimates as reported by reputable sources.

During the 1940s cinema in South India accounted for nearly half of India's cinema halls[1] which has grown to 75% of all film revenues in India as of 2009.[2]

Indian films have been screened in markets around the world since the early 20th century.[1] As of 2003, there are markets in over 90 countries where films from India are screened.[3]

Background color       indicates films playing in theatres around the world

Global gross figures in Indian Cinema

Highest-grossing Indian films worldwide
Rank Movie Year Studio(s) / Producers Worldwide Gross Ref
1 Dhoom 3 2014 Yash Raj Films 5.42 billion (US$88 million) [4]
2 Chennai Express 2013 Red Chillies Entertainment 4.22 billion (US$68 million) [5]
3 3 Idiots 2009 Vidhu Vinod Chopra 3.95 billion (US$64 million) [6]
4 Happy New Year 2014 Red Chillies Entertainment 3.92 billion (US$64 million) [7]
5 Krrish 3 2013 Filmkraft Productions Pvt. Ltd 3.74 billion (US$61 million) [5]
6 KICK 2014 NADIADWALA GRANDSON ENTERTAINMENT 3.94 billion (US$64 million) [8]
7 Bang Bang! 2014 Fox Star Studios 3.40 billion (US$55 million) [9]
8 Ek Tha Tiger 2012 Yash Raj Films 3.20 billion (US$52 million) [6]
9 Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani 2013 Dharma Productions 3.02 billion (US$49 million) [5]
10 Dabangg 2 2012 Reliance Entertainment 2.65 billion (US$43 million) [6]
11 Enthiran 2010 Sun Pic 2.70 billion (US$44 million) [10]
12 Bodyguard 2011 Reliance Entertainment 2.30 billion (US$37 million) [6]
13 Vishwaroopam 2013 Raaj Kamal Films International 2.2 billion (US$36 million) [11]
14 Dabangg 2010 Arbaaz Khan Productions, Shree Ashtavinayak Cine Vision Ltd 2.15 billion (US$35 million) [6]
15 Jab Tak Hai Jaan 2012 Yash Raj Films 2.11 billion (US$34 million) [6]
16 Don 2 2011 Excel Entertainment, Red Chillies Entertainment 2.06 billion (US$33 million) [6]
17 Ra.One 2011 Red Chillies Entertainment 2.02 billion (US$33 million) [6]
18 Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ram-Leela 2013 Bhansali Productions, Eros International 2.02 billion (US$33 million) [5]
19 Rowdy Rathore 2012 Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Ronnie Screwvala 2.01 billion (US$33 million) [6]
20 My Name Is Khan 2010 Dharma Productions 2.00 billion (US$32 million) [6]
Dasavathaaram 2008 Aascar Films Pvt.Ltd 2.00 billion (US$32 million) [12]
20 Attarintiki Daredi 2013 Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra 1.94 billion (US$31 million)
21 Ready 2011 Sohail khan 1.84 billion (US$30 million)
22 Jai Ho 2014 Sohail Khan Productions 1.83 billion (US$30 million)
23 Thuppakki 2012 Kalaipuli S. Dhanu productions 1.80 billion (US$29 million)[13]

See also

References

  1. ^ a b * Burra, Rani Day & Rao, Maithili (2006), "Cinema", Encyclopedia of India (vol. 1), Thomson Gale, ISBN 978-0-684-31350-4.
  2. ^ "Southern movies account for over 75% of film revenues". The Times of India. 18 November 2009. 
  3. ^ * Khanna, Amit (2003), "The Future of Hindi Film Business", Encyclopaedia of Hindi Cinema: historical record, the business and its future, narrative forms, analysis of the medium, milestones, biographies, Encyclopædia Britannica (India) Private Limited, ISBN 978-81-7991-066-5. p158
  4. ^ "Bollywood’s Top Worldwide Earners".  
  5. ^ a b c d "Worldwide TOP TEN 2013".  
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Dabangg 2 Is Third Film To Hit 250 Crore Worldwide"
  7. ^ "Happy New Year Week One - Worldwide First Figures". Box Office India Trade Network. 31 October 2014. 
  8. ^ "Happy New Year Week One - Worldwide First Figures". Box Office India Trade Network. 31 October 2014. 
  9. ^ "Worldwide gross of Bang Bang". Box Office India. 20 November 2014. 
  10. ^ "Endhiran – The Robot Estimated Lifetime Business".  
  11. ^ "‘Vishwaroopam’ Box Office Collection: Kamal Haasan Starrer Earns 220 Crores".  
  12. ^ "A rendezevous with Kamal Haasan".  
  13. ^  

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