2022 has been the year of a rollercoaster ride for Bollywood as far as the box office collections are concerned. The industry has seen biggies like Bachchan Paandey, Jersey, Attack, Heropanti2, Runway34, Prithviraj, etc, which bombed at the box office.
And on the other, there is a small film, The Kashmir Files, which became an all-time blockbuster Hindi film. However, there are only three Bollywood films that succeeded at the box office this year, Vivek Agnihotri’s TKF, Alia’s Gangubai Kathiawadi, and Kartik’s Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2.
Other than these films the industry struggled to make money at the ticket windows. Here we are talking about the Highest opening day grosser film of Bollywood in 2022.
In this list, there are films like Bachchan Paandey, Samrat Prithviraj, which opened well at the box office owing to the buzz surrounding the film and the actor’s popularity but were considered a disaster in the end.
If we talk about the Indian movies, South Indian flicks KGF2 and RRR Hindi versions rule the box office with opening day collection of Rs 53.95 Cr and Rs 20.07 Cr respectively. While among Bollywood films, it is Kartik Aaryan’s Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 which ranks at no. 1 in the list and had earned Rs 14.11 Cr on Day 1.
Akshay’s two films Bachchan Paandey and Samrat Prithviraj are the spot 2nd and 3rd on the list, which earned Rs 13.2 Cr and Rs 10.70 Cr on day 1 respectively, however, both these films later turned out to be a disaster at the BO.
Gangubai Kathiawadi which starred Alia Bhatt had an opening of Rs 10.50 Cr, the film was successful at the box office. GK secures the 4th spot in the list of highest-grossing openers of 2022.
Now the recently released flick Jugjugg Jeeyo has become the 5th highest-grossing film on the opening day of the year 2022, it earned Rs 9.28 Cr on Day 1. Also Read Jugjugg Jeeyo Box Office Collection Day 2, Below is the top 10 highest-grossing opening day Bollywood films list of 2022.
Top 10 Opening day Highest Grosser Bollywood films 2022
1- Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 (Rs 14.11 Cr)
2- Bachchan Paandey (Rs 13.2 Cr)
3- Samrat Prithviraj (Rs 10.70 Cr)
4- Gangubai Kathiawadi (Rs 10.50 Cr)
5- Jugjugg Jeeyo (Rs 9.28 Cr)
6- Heropanti 2 (Rs 6.50 Cr)
7- The Kashmir Files (Rs 3.55 Cr)
8- Attack ( Rs 3.38 Cr)
9- Jayeshbhai Jordaar ( Rs 3.25 Cr)
10- Runway ( Rs 3.00 Cr)
Note- We didn’t include Prabhas’s Radhe Shyam of which Hindi version had earned Rs 4.44 Cr on Day 1, as it was a pan-India film.