Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion has taken the nation by storm, and in less than a month, it has become the highest gross Indian movie of all times. It has broken many records, and it is still going strong. Currently, its worldwide gross income is around 1450 crores, and it would soon become the first elite member of the 1500-Crore club. It is said that nobody remembers the one who comes second or third. Here are the top ten highest gross movies of Bollywood except Baahubali 2 that you need to know of:
Dangal – 1173 Crores
Dangal is the only movie that is close enough to Baahubali 2, yet it is trailing by nearly 300 crores. Unlike Baahubali, it is based on a real life story, and it falls into the category of an inspirational movie.
PK – 792 Crores
Out of the top 3 movies, Aamir Khan has occupied two of them. PK is quite a different genre of films, and there were many controversies regarding its storyline. In spite of that, it enjoyed its reign as the highest gross Indian movie for a couple of years before Dangal dethroned it.
Baahubali: The Beginning – 650 Crores
It is rightly believed that the credit for the success of Baahubali 2 goes to Baahubali – The Beginning which created all the hype among every Indian and laid the path for Baahubali 2 to reach the pinnacle. It took five years to make the movie, and all the hard work was worth it.
Bajrangi Bhaaijaan – 626 Crores
Salman Khan is the most consistent actor who has given a series of commercially successful movies, and a real life story inspires Bajrangi Bhaaijaan. It received the highest TRP ever when it was broadcast on TV.
Dhoom 3 – 585 Crores
Dhoom is the one of the most successful franchise, and Dhoom 3 starring Aamir Khan in a villain role drew crowds to the movie halls across the world.
Sultan – 584 Crores
Sultan is just one crore away from Dhoom 3, and the powerful combo of director Ali Abbas Zafar and actor Salman Khan made the most out of the movie. It received critical acclaims and was praised by one and all for the dedication of the actors and the portrayal of characters.
Kabali – 477 Crores
The hype about Kabali was as good as Baahubali 2. The movie had the great Rajnikanth as the leading actor and its opening day was declared as a holiday in South India.
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo – 432 Crores
Another movie by Salman Khan to cross the mark of 400 crores and it was inspired by the popular novel “The Prisoner of Zenda” written by Anthony Hope. Even with its limited release in other languages, it did a great job at the box office.
Chennai Express – 423 Crores
It was directed by Rohit Shetty, and the powerful duo of Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone took the movie to the peak of commercial success. It is great to see an action comedy movie reaching such heights.
3 Idiots – 395 Crores
The movie came out in 2009 and was based on the bestselling debut novel of Chetan Bhagat. It won each and everyone’s heart and was the highest gross movie for four long years.
Records are meant to be broken, and every year, the list of highest grossing movies is changing. The only winners in this fierce competition are the movie lovers who spend their money to visit the nearby halls and watch quality and entertaining movies.