Highest-Grossing Indian Movies, List of Top-10

Indian cinema, often referred to as Bollywood, is renowned worldwide for its vibrant storytelling, mesmerizing music and colorful dance sequences. Over the years, it has not only captured the hearts of Indian audiences but has also earned a global following. As an evident to its popularity, numerous Indian movies have achieved remarkable success at the box office, becoming some of the highest-grossing movies in the country’s history. In this article, we will take a closure look at some of the highest-grossing Indian movies that have left an indelible mark on the global film industry.

Highest Grossing Indian Movies

Here is the list of top-10 highest-grossing Indian movies with the highest box office collections, combining earnings from both Indian and abroad. This list comprises Hindi, Telugu and Tamil movies, making it a comprehensive representation of the Indian film industry’s highest-grossing titles.

Highest Grossing Indian Movies
S. No. Highest Collection Movie in India Box Office Collection
1. Dangal 2024 Crore
2. Baahubali 2 1810 Crore
3. RRR 1236 Crore
4. KGF 2 1235.2 Crore
5. Jawaan 1117.4 Crore
6. Pathaan 1052.85 Crore
7. Bajrangi Bhaijaan 910 Crore
8. Secret Superstar 858 Crore
9. Animal 842.48 Crore
10. PK 750.595 Crore

Highest-Grossing Indian Movie: Dangal

Years: 2016

Box Office Collection (worldwide): Rs.2024 crore

Dangal,” directed by Nitesh Tiwari, narrates the inspiring tale of Mahavir Singh Poghat and his daughter’s journey to wrestling excellence. With Aamir Khan’s incredible performance at the helm, this film not only captivated audiences but also inspired them. Earning over 2024 crore worldwide, “Dangal” remains an iconic film that transcended borders.

Second Highest Grossing Indian Movie – Baahubali 2: The Conclusion

Year: 2017

Box Office Collection (worldwide): Rs.1810 crore

Standing tall as a cinematic masterpiece, “Baahubali: The Conclusion,” directed by S.S. Rajamouli, redefined the boundaries of Indian cinema. This epic fantasy, encompassing stunning visual effects, compelling storytelling and brilliant performances, including Prabhas and Rana Daggubati. Its captivating storytelling enchanted audiences worldwide.

India’s Third Highest Grossing Movie – RRR

Year: 2022

Box Office Collection (worldwide): Rs.1236 crore

RRR” is a highly anticipated Indian Telugu-language period action film directed by S.S. Rajamouli. Starring N.T. Rama Rao Jr. and Ram Charan, the movie is set in the early 20th century and explores the fictitious story of two freedom fighters. With its massive budget and stellar cast, “RRR” promises to be a cinematic spectacle.

Fourth Highest Grossing Movie in India – KGF 2

Year: 2022

Box office Collection: 1235.2 Crore

“KGF 2”is the highly anticipated second installment in the Indian action film series. Directed by Prashanth Neel, it continues the story of Rocky, played by Yash, as he strives to establish his dominance in the world of crime and politics. With its high-octane action sequences and engaging narrative, “KGF 2” has become one of the most awaited films in Indian cinema.

India’s Fifth Largest Grossing Movie – Jawan

Year: 2023

Box Office Collection: 1,148.32 Crore

Jawan” is a 2023 Indian actor thriller movie in Hindi. It marks the debut of director Atlee in Hindi films and is produced by Gauri Khan and Gaurav Verma under Red Chillies Entertainment. The film features Shah Rukh Khan playing both a father and a son, joining forces to tackle corruption in society. Other notable cast members include Nayanthara, Vijay Sethupathi, Deepika Padukone (making a special appearance), Priyamani and Sanya Malhotra in supporting roles.


Year: 2023

Box Office Collection: Rs.1,050.30 Crore

Pathaan” is a 2023 Indian actor thriller film in Hindi, directed and co-written by Siddharth Anand and produced by Aditya Chopra under Yash Raj Films. It is the fourth installment in the YRF Spy Universe. The movie features Shah Rukh Khan in the lead role, with Deepika Padukone and John Abraham, supported by Dimple Kapadia and Ashutosh Rana. The storyline revolves around Pathaan, a former RAW agent in exile, collaborating with ISI agent Rubina Mohsin to thwart Jim, a former RAW agent planning to unleash a deadly virus attack on India.

Bajrangi Bhaijaan

Year: 2015

Box Office Collection: Rs.969.06 Crore

Bajrangi Bhaijaan”, released in 2015, is an Indian comedy-drama film in Hindi, Co-written and directed by Kabir Khan, it is based on an original story by screenwriter V. Vijayendra Prasad. The move is produced by Salman Khan, Rockline Venkatesh and Kabir Khan. The cast includes Salman Khan, alongside debutante Harshaali Malhotra, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The narrative revolves around Pawan Kumar Chaturvedi, a devout flower of the Hindu deity Hanuman, who undertakes a journey to reunite a mute six-year-old Pakistani Muslim girl named Shahida with her mother, from whom she got separated in India and take her back to her hometown.

Secret Superstar

Year: 2017

Box Office Collection: Rs.905.7 Crore

Secret Superstar” (2017) is an Indian musical drama written and directed by Advait Chandan, produced by Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao. Starring Zaira Wasim, Aamir Khan, Meher Vij and Raj Arjun, the film narrates the journey of a teenage girl aspiring to be a singer while addressing social issues like feminism and domestic violence. It received positive reviews and several Filmfare Awards.


Year: 2023

Box Office Collection: Rs.842.48 Crore

Animal” is a 2023 Indian action drama in Hindi, directed and edited by Sandeep Reddy Vanga. Co-written with Pranay Reddy Vanga and Saurabh Gupta, the film is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Pranay Kumar and Murad Khetani under T-Series Films, Bhadrakali Pictures and Cine 1 Studios. Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Rashmika Mandanna, and Tripti Dimri, the story line follows Ranvijay “Vijay” Singh as he discovers an assassination plot against his father and embarks on a quest for revenge.


Year: 2014

Box Office Collection: Rs.750.595 Crore

“PK” (2014) is an Indian satirical comedy-drama in Hindi, directed and edited by Rajkumar Hirani. Co-written with Abhijat Joshi, the film is jointly produced by Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra under Rajkumar Hirani Films and Vinod Chopra Films. Featuring an ensemble cast including Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma, Sushant Singh Rajput, Boman Irani, Saurabh Shukla and Sanjay Dutt, the movie explores science fiction themes while delivering social satire.

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