Top 10 Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies In Overseas: Before we talk more about the overseas list, I would like to declare the judging parameter for this list. The list is based entirely on the collections made by Bollywood movies at Box Office in the overseas market, excluding Indian market.
With a collection of $228,012,603 Aamir Khan’s Dangal is the top overseas grosser of Bollywood. Dangal earned huge in Chinese market to post such impeccable numbers. Dangal is followed by Aamir Khan’s two more movies, PK ($47,200,000) Dhoom 3 ($31,000,000). Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan which crossed $29,000,000 at the overseas Box Office is at the fourth position.
Moving down the list, Dilwale ($26,680,000) is at the 5th position closely followed by Aamir Khan’s 3 Idiots ($26,000,000). Sultan is at the 7th position with the collection of $24,380,000. The next three positions are occupied by the king of overseas Shahrukh Khan with My Name is Khan, Chennai Express and Happy New Year.
Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies In Overseas
|Movie Name||Lead stars||Director||Collections in USD|
|Dangal||Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sakhi Tanwar||Nitesh Tiwari||$228,012,603|
|PK||Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma||Raj Kumar Hirani||$47,200,000|
|Dhoom 3||Aamir Khan and katrina Kaif||Vijay Krishna Acharya||$31,000,000|
|Bajrangi Bhaijaan||Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor and Nawazuddin||Kabir Khan||$29,000,000|
|Dilwale||Shahrukh Khan, Kajol, Varun and Kriti||Rohit Shetty||$26,680,000|
|3 Idiots||Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor||Rajkumar Hirani||$26,000,000|
|Sultan||Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma||Abbas Ali Zafar||$24,380,000|
|My Name is Khan||Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol||Karan Johar||$23,000,000|
|Chennai Express||Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone||Rohit Shetty||$19,320,000|
|Happy New Year||Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone||Farah Khan||$15,500,000|
|Bajirao Mastani||Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra||Sanjay Leela Bhansai||$15,230,000|
|Prem Ratan Dhan Payo||Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor||Sooraj Barjatya||$14,640,000|
Talking about the actors, Aamir Khan acquires the top 3 position in the list with his movies, Dangal, PK and Dhoom 3. Shah Rukh Khan has four movies in top 10 while Salman Khan has only two.
Shah Rukh Khan has maximum hits in overseas. Out of top 50 overseas grossers, 16 belongs to SRK. He is a legend of sort as far as overseas box office is concerned.
Talking about the actresses, the list is dominated by Deepika Padukone, Anushka Sharma, Kajol and Kareena with two movies each in top 10 followed by Katrina who has one movie.
According to me, Aamir Khan is the true overseas Box Office king as top 3 positions in the list are occupied by his movies. Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan follows him. Aamir Khan has gained huge popularity in overseas market with films like PK, 3 Idiots and Dangal. As above table suggests, his latest release Dangal was a mega blockbuster in the overseas markets.
Who, according to you is the global Superstar of Bollywood? Shahrukh Khan or Aamir Khan or Salman Khan?
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