Top 10 Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies Worldwide: Dangal, Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Secret Superstar are the top worldwide grossers of Bollywood.
There were days when it was difficult for Bollywood movies to get a worldwide release. With time Bollywood has expanded and Bollywood stars are making it big on the global canvas. Do you know Salman Khan’s Hum Aapke Hai Kaun was the first Bollywood movie to cross 100 Crores worldwide? As of 27 May 2019, 167 Bollywood movies have grossed 100 crores worldwide. Today, we will look at the list of highest grossing Bollywood movies worldwide.
Aamir Khan’s Dangal is the highest grossing Bollywood movie worldwide with the collection of around 1900 Crores. Dangal is followed by Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan which earned 969 crores worldwide.
Aamir Khan’s Secret Superstar is at the third position with the worldwide collection of 967 crores. Secret Superstar earned more than 700 crores in China. Another Aamir Khan film PK is in the fourth position with the collection of 832 crores.
Salman Khan’s Sultan is next with the collection of 623.33 crores. The next five positions in the list are taken by Sanju (586.85 crores), Padmaavat (585 crores), Tiger Zinda Hai (565 crores), Dhoom 3 (556 crores) and 3 Idiots (460 crores).
Top 10 Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies Worldwide
|Movie Name||Lead stars||Director||Collections in INR|
|Dangal||Aamir Khan||Nitesh Tiwari||2100 Crores|
|Bajrangi Bhaijaan||Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor and Nawazuddin||Kabir Khan||969 Crores|
|Secret Superstar||Aamir Khan and Zaira Wasim||Advait Chandan||966 Crores|
|PK||Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma||Rajkumar Hirani||860 Crores|
|Sultan||Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma||Abbas Ali Zafar||623.3 Crores|
|Sanju||Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Vicky Kaushal, Paresh Rawal||Rajkumar Hirani||587 Crores|
|Padmaavat||Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor and Deepika Padukone||Sanjay Leela Bhansali||585 Crores|
|Tiger Zinda Hai||Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif||Abbas Ali Zafar||565 Crores|
|Dhoom 3||Aamir Khan and katrina Kaif||Vijay Krishna Acharya||556 Crores|
|3 Idiots||Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor||Rajkumar Hirani||460 Crores|
|Andhadhun||Ayushman Khurana, Tabu, Radhika Apte||Sriram Raghavan||451 Crores|
|Prem Ratan Dhan Payo||Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor||Sooraj Barjatya||432 Crors|
|Chennai Express||Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone||Rohit Shetty||423 Crores|
|Kick||Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez||Sajid Nadiadwala||402 Crores|
|Simmba||Ranveer Singh, Sara Ali Khan, Sonu Sood||Rohit Shetty||400 Crores|
|Happy New Year||Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone||Farah Khan||397 Crores|
|Dilwale||Shahrukh Khan, Kajol, Varun and Kriti||Rohit Shetty||394 Crores|
The list is compiled on the basis of the total collection that the movies have made at the domestic and overseas box office. It clearly suggests that Aamir Khan is the king with five movies in the top 10.
Salman Khan has three movies top 10. It clearly indicates that his worldwide popularity has increased manifold in the last couple of years.
Shah Rukh Khan, the man who brought Bollywood to the global canvas, is struggling as he doesn’t have any movie in the top 5 Bollywood grossers worldwide.
If we total the worldwide collection of the top 10 movies then Salman Khan accounts to around 2000 crores while Aamir Khan accounts to around 4800 crores.
If these numbers are considered to decide the global superstar of Bollywood then Aamir Khan is a sure shot winner.
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Last updated on 27 May 2019.