With Aamir Khan's Dangal still going strong at the Box-Office,we at CRB Tech Reviews write about some Bollywood movies of all time which have rewrote history at the box office. If Dangal manages to attain itssuccess, it would become highest grossing Bollywood movies of all timeand the fifth trend setter of Aamir Khan. This is a commendable achievement for Mr Perfectionist.
Though Salman or Shahrukh Khan is known for their Bollywood box office records; in reality it is Aamir Khan who started the 100, 200 and 300 crore club with Ghajini, 3 Idiots and PK respectively.Bottom of Form
Here we enlist highest grossing Bollywood movies of all time that surpassed Bollywood Box Office Records:
A 1943 blockbuster, which had Ashok Kumar as the lead role, was the first Bollywood movie to get in over 1 crore at the B.O. The record remained unchallenged for about 6 years.
In 1949, Raj Kapoor's movie collected 1.10 crore at the B.O. and became the highest grosser of that time.
Dilip Kumar’s 1952 blockbuster Aan, managed to give his first ever blockbuster. The movie collected nearly 1.50 crore at the B.O.
3 years after Aan, Raj Kapoor was delivered yet another highest grosser in the form of Shree 420. The movie earned 2 crore at the Box-Office.
Sunil Dutt - Nargis starrer Mother India redefined the way cinema was projected in India. The film gave a new dimension to the female characters in Bollywood surpassed all previous records by a huge margin. The movie collected 4 crore at the B.O.
Mughal E Azam:
This 1960 cult classic is considered as an epic for making period saga's in Bollywood. The film has lived on for nearly 5 decades and the songs are hum even today. This film raked in 5.50 crore at the Box-Office .
The dynamics of commercials in Indian cinema changed post Sholay. Although the movie was a slow beginner at the B.O., tremendous word of mouth made it the longest running films of that era. The collections of the movie in its lifetime run stood close to 15 crore at the Box-Office.
Maine Pyar Kiya:
This marked the beginning of a new era in India cinema and changed the audience perspective towards romance. ThisSoorajBarjatya directorial established Salman Khan as the 'Prem' of Bollywood and the movie overtook the 14 year old standing record of Sholay. The movie collected a little over 15 crore at the B.O.
Hum Aapke Hai Koun:
5 years later came Hum AapkeHaiKoun! It became the first Bollywood movie to collect about 69 crore at the B.O. and the record remained unchallenged for 7 years.
The actor at the peak of his career in 2001 delivered the biggest blockbuster of all time in the form of Gadar. The feat of the movie is commendable as it clashed with another hit film, Lagaan at the B.O.But Gadar managed to collect around 75.50 crore at the Box-Office.
Dhoom starring HrithikRoshan set the Box-Office on fire upon by collecting 80.25 crore.
Ghajini saw the beginning of the Aamir Khan era. Ghajini collected 114 crore at the B.O. thereby becoming the first ever Bollywood movie to earn above 100 crore.
Just a year later, 3 Idiots got released which collected over 200 crore at the B.O. and left each and every person in trade by shock.
Shah Rukh Khan could come closer to givethe highest grosser of all time a couple of times in his career. But finally SRK’s first highest grosser of all time came as Chennai Express in 2013.
Four months later Aamir Khan's Dhoom 3 shattered the record by collecting about 275 crore at the Box-Office.
Aamir Khan began the 300 crore club with PK. The film collected 340 crore at the Box-Office and till date it enjoys the highest grossing film of all time.
Aamir Khan has again set another trend with his recent release Dangal. This much awaited film received few of the best reviews ever with a few said this as the best film made in this century. The movie is yet kept the B.O. on fire and is on its way to surpass PK hence to become the highest grosser of all time.
Here we enlist some actors with the highest grosser of all times:
Aamir Khan:Ghajini, 3 Idiots, Dhoom 3, PK and Dangal
Dilip Kumar:Aan, Mughal-E-Azam
Raj Kapoor:Barsaat and Sree 420
Salman Khan:Maine PyaarKiya and Hum AapkeHaiKaun!
Shah Rukh Khan:Chennai Express
Sunil Dutt:Mother India
Hrithik Roshan:Dhoom 2
Here we share a list of 2016 Bollywood films which became a real hit:
Sultan, Dangal, M.S. Dhoni, Airlift, Rustom, AeDilHaiMushkil, Housefull 3,Shivaay, Fan, Baaghi.
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