Bollywood Box Office: Top 10 Highest Overseas Grossers Of 2017
Top 10 Highest Overseas Grossers Of 2017

The performance of the Bollywood movies at overseas box office has become an important trade factor in the last 4 to 5 years. The overseas collection plays an important role in deciding the box office fate as well as the profit margins for the filmmakers. Last year, we saw Aamir Khan’s Dangal made over 200 crores at the overseas box office. Similarly Salman Khan’s Sultan and Ranbir Kapoor’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil made it big at global stage.

The worldwide collection of the movies hugely depend on how they perform outside India. Aamir Khan and Salman Khan have emerged as big money minters as their movies have been performing exceptionally well outside India.

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Today, we will have a look at top 10 highest overseas grossers of 2017. Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees is at the top with the collection of $14.1 million. Raees is followed by Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt starrer Badrinath Ki Dulhania which stands at $5.5 million. BKD is followed by Hrithik Roshan’s Kaabil and Akshay Kumar’s Jolly LLB 2.

Anushka Sharma’s second production venture, Phillauri has performed exceptionally well in overseas. The movie has grossed $1.81 million thanks to Diljit Dosanjh who enjoys huge fan following in Australia, Canada and USA. Let’s have a look at the list:

Top 10 Highest Overseas Grossers Of 2017

Movie Collection (USD m)
Raees 14.10
Badrinath Ki Dulhania 5.50*
Kaabil 5.08
Jolly LLB 2 4.93
Phillauri 1.81*
Rangoon 1.65
OK Jaanu 1.14
Naam Shabana 0.62*
Commando 2 0.62
The Ghazi Attack 0.54
Raees is the highest overseas grosser of 2017
Raees is the highest overseas grosser of 2017

At the end of  March 2017 only Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees has managed to cross $10 million at overseas box office. Talking about the top overseas grosser of 2016, only four movies, Dangal, Sultan, ADHM and FAN were able to cross 10 million figure.