Highest Opening Weekend Grossers of Bollywood – List of Bollywood movies with the highest opening weekend collection at domestic Box Office.
Weekends are always important in deciding the Box Office fate of Bollywood movies. The opening weekend collection plays a major role in any movie’s lifetime collection. How many times we have seen that 70% of the lifetime collection of the movie was made in the opening weekend itself.
In this Box Office report, we are looking at the highest opening weekend grossers of Bollywood. Like most of Bollywood box office record lists, this list is also dominated by the three Khans of Bollywood: Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan.
Ranbeer Kapoor’s Sanju has earned as the highest opening weekend grosser of Bollywood. It earned 120.01 crores in the first weekend to beat Salman Khan’s Tiger Zinda Hai which earned 114.93 crores in the first weekend.
Top Opening Weekend Grossers Of Bollywood: Facts & Figures
Salman Khan and Salman Khan have three movies in top 10. Shah Rukh Khan, Ranveer Singh and Ranbir Kapoor have one movie each.
Till now thirteen Bollywood movies have earned more than 100 crores in the first weekend. Only 3 out of these 14 movies failed to cross 200 crores at the box office. The opening weekend numbers are very important these days as most of the movies witness big drop on Monday.
We have not included the Hindi version of Bahubali 2 in the list. Bahubali 2 earned 128 crores in three days and it is the highest opening weekend grosser of Indian cinema.
Highest Opening Weekend Grossers of Bollywood
|Movie Name||Starcast||Year of Release||Opening Weekend Collection (in crores)|
|Sanju||Ranbir, Sonam, Paresh Rawal||2018||120.06|
|Sultan||Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma||2016||180.36 (5 days)|
|Prem Ratan Dhan Payo||Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor||2015||129.77 (4 days)|
|Bharat||Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif||2019||150.1 (5 days)|
|Thugs of Hindostan||Aamir Khan, Amitabh, Katrina||2018||123 (4 days)|
|Tiger Zinda Hai||Salman and Katrina Kaif||2017||114.93|
|Padmaavat||Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor||2018||114 (5 days)|
|Happy New Year||Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone||2014||108.86 (Including regional numbers)|
|Dhoom 3||Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif||2013||107.61 (Including regional numbers)|
|Dangal||Aamir Khan, Sakhi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh||2016||107.01|
|Race 3||Salman, Jacqueline, Bobby Deol||2018||106.47|
|Bajrangi Bhaijaan||Salman Khan, Kareena, Nawaz, Harshaali||2015||102.6|
|Chennai Express||Shahrukh, Deepika||2013||100.42 (including paid preview)|
|Ek Tha Tiger||Salman, Katrina||2012||100.16 (5 days)|
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