Box Office Report | The Jungle Book Beats Airlift To Become Highest Grossing Movie Of 2016
The Jungle Book Beats Airlift

Who would have thought that a Hollywood fantasy movie like ‘The Jungle Book’ will beat India’s biggest superstars like ‘Akshay Kumar’ and ‘Shahrukh Khan’? Well, this is what exactly happened at the domestic Box Office. Released on 8 April 2016, ‘The Jungle Book’ has now become the highest grossing movie of 2016. The movie has beaten the lifetime collection of Akshay Kumar’s ‘Airlift’ to achieve this feat. Check out the list of top 10 grossers of 2016.

Movie NameRelease dateStar castLifetime collectionVerdict
Dangal23 Dec 2016Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Fatima Sana Shaikh385.66*ATBB
Sultan06 Jul 2016Salman and Anushka300.5*ATBB
MS Dhoni The Untold Story30 Sep 2016Sushant Singh Rajput, Disha Patani and Kiara Advani133*Hit
Airlift22 Jan 2016Akshay Kumar and Nimrat Kaur129*Super Hit
Rustom12 Aug 2016Akshay Kumar and Ileana128.1*Super Hit
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil28 Oct 2016Ranbir, Anushka and Aishwarya112.5*Hit
Housefull 303 Jun 2016Akshay, Jacqueline, Riteish and Abhishek108.1*Hit
Shivaay28 Oct 2016Ajay Devgn, Erika kaar100.25*Average
FAN15 Apr 2016Shahrukh Khan85*Flop
Baaghi29 Apr 2016Tiger Shroff and Shraddha Kapoor76.5*Super Hit
Neerja19 Feb 2016Sonam Kapoor, Shabana Azmi75.61*Super Hit

‘The Jungle Book’ is having a dream run at the Indian Box Office. The movie collected 3.68 crores and 6.65 crores on 3rd Friday and 3rd Saturday respectively to takes its total collection value to 132.96 crores. The movie is now the top grosser of 2016 and is all set to become the first Hollywood movie to cross 150 crores at the Indian Box Office.

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