2019 started on a positive note for Bollywood as Uri: The Surgical Strike turned blockbuster followed by super hits like Kabir Singh, Gully Boy, Total Dhamaal, Kesari, Badla, Luka Chuppi, Chhichore, Dream Girl and War.
It’s been an incredible year for Bollywood so far as 12 movies have crossed 100 crore mark so far and still some biggies to be released in the next two months.
The year started on a high as Uri: The Surgical Strike released on 11 Jan 2019 turned out ATBB with the lifetime collection of 245+ crores.
The other big release of January, Kangana Ranaut’s Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi also managed to make 90+ crores at the domestic box office.
Released on 14 Feb, Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer Gully Boy won hearts and emerged a big hit with the lifetime collection of 140.25 crores.
Indra Kumar’s multi-starrer comedy movie Total Dhamaal also managed to woo the audience and earned 150+ crores.
March 2019 saw small budget movies like Badla and Luka Chuppi makes it big at the box office. Akshay Kumar’s Kesari released on the day of Holi earned 150+ crores.
April was a bad month for Bollywood as two big films RAW and Kalank failed at the box office. May turned out a better month as SOTY 2 manages to make it to the hit movies while Ajay Devgn’s De De Pyaar De emerged super hit with the collection of 100+ crores.
Salman Khan’s Bharat released on 5 June earned 211+ crores in its lifetime. It is currently the third highest-grossing movie of the year after Uri: The Surgical Strike and Kabir Singh.
Released on 15 Aug 2019, Akshay Kumar’s Mission Mangal becomes Akshay Kumar’s first 200 crore grosser. John Abraham’s Batla House released on the same day earned 87+ crores.
September turned out a special month for Bollywood as two low budget movies, Chhichore and Dream Girl crosses 100 crore mark and emerged big hits. October saw Hrithik and Tiger starrer War taking the biggest box office opening of all time.
Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies 2019
13 movies have entered elite 100 crore club this year till 8 Oct 2019. Here’s the list of Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies 2019 with the box office collection at Indian Box Office.
1- Kabir Singh (278.24 crores)
Shahid Kapoor starrer Kabir Singh is the top Bollywood grosser of 2019 with the lifetime collection of 278+ crores.
2- Uri: The Surgical Strike (245.36 crores)
Vicky Kaushal, Yami Gautam, Paresh Rawal, Mohit Raina, and others played important roles in this film directed by Aditya Dhar. It turned out one of the biggest surprise hits of all time. Made on a budget of 42 crores, the movie is an ATBB with the lifetime collection of 245.36 crores.
3- War (238.35 crores*)
Hrithik and Tiger’s starrer action thriller War has set the box office on fire. It has earned 216.65 crores in just seven days.
4- Bharat (211.07 crores)
Salman Khan’s Eid release Bharat collected around 211 crores at the domestic box office. Bharat is Salman’s sixth film to cross 200 crore mark.
5- Mission Mangal (202.75 crores)
Mission Mangal had a dream run at the box office. It becomes Akshay Kumar’s first film to cross 200 crore mark at the domestic box office.
6- Kesari (154.41 crores)
Based on the Battle of Saragarhi, this epic drama is Akshay Kumar’s second highest-grossing movie with the collection of 154+ crores.
7- Total Dhamaal (154.23 crores)
This Indra Kumar’s directional stars big names like Anil Kapoor, Ajay Devgn, Madhuri Dixit, Arshad Warsi, Riteish Deshmukh, Sanjay Mishra etc. The family audience loved this laughter riot and it managed to cross 150 crore mark at the Indian box office.
8- Chhichhore (150.36 Crore+)
Sushant Singh, Varun Sharma and Shraddha Kapoor’s comedy-drama Chhichhore loved by the audience. It managed to earn 150+ crores.
9- Super 30 (146.94 crores)
National Award-winning director Vikas Bahl directed this film very beautifully. Hrithik Roshan nailed the character of Anand Kumar. The film was a major box office hit with the lifetime collection of 140+ crores.
10- Saaho (142.94 crores)
The Hindi version of Prabhas’ Saaho emerged a decent hit at the box office with the collection of 140+ crores.
11- Gully Boy (140.15 crores)
Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt’s performances won hearts in this Zoya Akhtar’s musical drama. Despite being a multiplex film, Gully Boy earns more than 140 crores at the Indian box office. It is Ranveer Singh’s third consecutive 100 crore movie.
Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies 2019 List
|Movie||Box office Collection (Cr.)||Budget (Cr.)||Star Cast||Director|
|1- Kabir Singh||278.24||55||Shahid Kapoor, Kiara Advani||Sandeep Vanga|
|2- Uri: The Surgical Strike||245.36||42||Vicky Kaushal, Yami Gautam||Aditya Dhar|
|3- War||238.35*||200||Hrithik, Tiger, Vaani Kapoor||Siddharth Anand|
|4- Bharat||211.07||140||Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif||Ali Abbas Zafar|
|5- Mission Mangal||202.75||32||Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu||Jagan Shakti|
|6- Kesari||154.41||100||Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra||Anurag Singh|
|7- Total Dhamaal||154.23||70||Ajay Devgn, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit||Indra Kumar|
|8- Chhichhore||150.36||50||Sushant Singh, Varun Sharma, Shraddha Kapoor||Nitesh Tiwari|
|9- Super 30||146.94||75||Hrithik Roshan, Mrudul Thakur||Vikas Bahl|
|10- Saaho (Hindi)||142.94||120||Prabhas, Shraddha Kapoor||Sujeeth|
|11- Gully Boy||140.25||60||Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt||Zoya Akhtar|
|12- Dream Girl||135.25*||30||Aysuhmann Khurrana, Nusrat Bharucha||Raaj Shaandilyaa|