2019 started on a positive note for Bollywood as Uri: The Surgical Strike turned blockbuster followed by super hits like Manikarnika, Gully Boy, Total Dhamaal, Kesari, Badla and Luka Chuppi.
It’s been an incredible year for Bollywood so far as five movies have crossed 100 crore mark in less than 100 days.
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 Manikarnika also managed to enter 100 crore club.
Released on 14 Feb, Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer Gully Boy won hearts and emerged a big hit with the lifetime collection of 137.61 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 making 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 95+ crores.
Salman Khan’s Bharat released on 5 June has earned 150.1 crores in 5 days. It is all set to become one of the highest grossing movies of the year.
Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies 2019
Five movies have entered elite 100 crore club this year till 9 June 2019. Here’s the list of Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies 2019 with the box office collection at Indian Box Office.
1- 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 a ATBB with the lifetime collection of 245.36 crores.
2- Bharat (159.30 crores – 6 days)
Salman Khan’s Eid release Bharat collected 150.1 crores in four days. It is expected to more than 220 crores. Bharat is Salman’s 14th film to cross 100 crore mark.
3- Kesari (154.41 crores)
Based on the Battle of Saragarhi, this epic drama is now Akshay Kumar’s highest grossing movie with the collection of 140+ crores in just 18 days. It is expected to cross 150 crores in its lifetime.
4- 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.
5- Gully Boy (140.25 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 135 crores at the Indian box office. It is Ranveer Singh’s third consecutive 100 crore movie.
6- De De Pyaar De (96.5 crores)
Ajay Devgn, Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh starrer rom-com has emerged a big hit at the box office with the collection of 96.5 crores. It still has a chance to cross 100 crore mark.
7- Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi (92.19 crores)
Directed by Kangana Ranaut and Krish, this epic biopic received mixed reviews from the critics and audience. However, it managed to earn 90+ crores at the domestic box office.
8- Luka Chuppi (94.75 crores)
Small budget movies continue to make a big impact as Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon starrer Luka Chuppi emerged a big hit at the domestic box office. Made in a budget of just 24 crores, the movie collected more than 90 crores at the Indian box office.
9- Badla (88.02 crores)
Sujoy Ghosh’s directional Badla is one of the highest rated movies of the year. It received superb reviews from the critics and audience. It earned 88 crores in India.
10- Kalank (80.35 crores)
Karan Johar’s dream project Kalank failed big time and emerged as one of the biggest flops of the year. It earned just 80.35 crores.
11- Student of The Year 2 (69.07 crores)
Karan Johar’s Student of the Year sequel failed to impress like prequel one. Tara Sutaria and Ananya Panday are two fresh faces debuted in Bollywood.
Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies 2019 List
|Movie||Box office Collection (Cr.)||Budget (Cr.)||Star Cast||Director|
|1- Uri: The Surgical Strike||245.36||42||Vicky Kaushal, Yami Gautam||Aditya Dhar|
|2- Bharat||159.30*||140||Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif||Ali Abbas Zafar|
|3- Kesari||154.41||100||Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra||Anurag Singh|
|4- Total Dhamaal||154.23||70||Ajay Devgn, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit||Indra Kumar|
|5- Gully Boy||140.25||60||Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt||Zoya Akhtar|
|6- De De Pyaar De||96.5||70||Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Rakulpreet Singh||Akhil Avi|
|7- Luka Chuppi||94.15||24||Kartik Aaryan, Kriti Sanon||Laxman Utekar|
|8- Manikarnika||92.19||125||Kangana Ranaut, Ankita Lokhande||Krish and Kangana Ranaut|
|9- Badla||88.35||25||Sushant Singh Rajput, Bhumi Pednekar||Abhishek Chaubey|
|10- Kalank||77.04||150||varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Dutt, Aditya Roy, Sonkashi||Abhishek Verman|
|11- Student of The Year 2||69.07||70||Tiger Shroff, Ananya Panday, Tara Sutaria||Punit Malhotra|