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World-wide 15 Highest Grossing Indian Movies So Far| Updated Monthly

What are the top movies in India of all time, and how much did they earn worldwide.

Admit it these are the two questions that pop in the minds of every Indian movie buff.

In this article, we are going to be featuring 15 of these monstrous Indian movies that have dominated the box office worldwide.

So make sure to check out whether the movie you spent your rupees on made it into the list or not?

Note: It’s the list of highest-grossing Indian movies of all time, not the list of highest-grossing Bollywood movies. If you want to see only the list of top 10 highest-grossing Bollywood movies of 2019, then click here.

Without any interruptions, let us jump into them.

List of Top 15 Highest-grossing Indian films world wide of all time:

  1. Dangal
  2. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
  3. Bajrangi Bhaijaan
  4. Secret Superstar
  5. 2.0
  6. PK
  7. Baahubali: The Beginning
  8. Sultan
  9. Sanju
  10. Padmaavat
  11. Tiger Zinda Hai
  12. Dhoom 3
  13. War *
  14. 3 Idiots
  15. Andhadhun

Not satisfied, Wanna know some more information like Gross collections of the movies worldwide, cast, director and from which Indian film industry did it come from?

Then all you got to do is scroll down, I think it’s quite simple right?

Well then,let’s keep going then.

15. Andhadhun(2018)


Box Office collections worldwide: ₹456.89 crore (US$66 million)

Andhadhun is 2018 Bollywood crime-thriller in which the significant cast consists of Ayushmann KhurranaTabuRadhika Apte.

Plot: How a series of mysterious events changed the life of our protagonist, a blind pianist and to make things worse now he must report a crime that he should technically know nothing of.

Andhadhun’s box office collections over 473.6 Crore rupees(US$69 million) makes it the 15th most grossing Indian movie and Ayushmann’s highest-grossing film of his career.

14. 3 Idiots(2013)

Director: Rajkumar Hirani

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹460 crore (US$88 million)

3 An idiot is an iconic 2013 Bollywood comedy-drama film and is packed with a significant casting of Aamir KhanMadhavanMona Singh and Kareen Kapoor.

Is 3 idiots areal life story or not? I guess,you are pretty hooked to this question if saw this film right?

Well here’s the answer

Actually, 3 Idiots is a real-life story of Sonam Wangchuk, an Indian engineer, innovator and education reformist. The real Life story of Mr Wangchuk inspired the director to make this film.

Plot: 2 friends trying to find their missing companion, who inspired both of them to think differently even though if the world labels them as “Idiots”.

3 Idiots box office collections over 460 crore rupees(US$88 million) makes it hold the 14th position in our list.

13. War(2019 running)

Director: Siddharth Anand

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹473.6 crore (US$69 million)

War is a 2019 Bollywood action-thriller film with a stellar cast of Hrithik RoshanTiger ShroffVaani Kapoor.

Plot: An Indian Soldier is appointed to eliminate his past mentor. Will he prevail or die?

The film started dominating the box office since it’s release.

Up to now, War made box office collections over ₹473.6 crores (US$69 million)which makes it the 13th most grossing film of all time and most grossing film of 2019.

12. Dhoom 3(2013)

Director: Vijay Krishna Acharya

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹556 crore (US$101 million)

Dhoom 3 is a 2013 Bollywood action-thriller film and is charged with an awesome cast consisting of Aamir KhanKatrina KaifAbhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra.

It is the third instalment of the Dhoom series.

Plot: Sahir is a circus performer who turns into a robber to take down a corrupt bank in Chicago that ruined his father life. To stop Sahir from stealing money from the bank, Indian officers Jai and Ali are assigned to catch him.

The action-thriller box office collections over ₹556 crores (US$101 million) makes it the 12th most grossing Indian movie worldwide.

11. Tiger Zinda Hai

Director: Ali Abbas Zafar

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹565.1 crore (US$87.32 million)

Tiger Zinda Hai is a 2017 Bollywood action-adventure-thriller movie and is starred by vintage couple  Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif.

Plot: When a group of Indian and Pakistani nurses are held hostage in Iraq by a terrorist group, a secret spy is drawn out of hiding to save them.

Tiger Zinda Hai’s box office collections over ₹565.1 crores (US$87.32 million) makes it the 11th highest-grossing Indian film of all time and Salman Khan’s 3rd highest-grossing film.

10. Padmaavat(2018)

Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹585 crore (US$90 million)

Padmaavat is a 2018 Bollywood History-Drama-Romance film with stardom packed cast consisting of Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor.

Plot: Set in ancient Rajasthan, The newlywed king and queen life turn the tides when an ambitious Sultan hears of Padmavati’s beauty and forms an obsessive desire for the Empress of Mewar.

Although the film tackled huge controversy which is created by certain caste people in India, the film still managed to be the 10th movie on the list with its box office collections over ₹585 crores (US$90 million).

9. Sanju(2018)

Director: Rajkumar Hirani

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹586.85 crore (US$90.12 million)

The biopic of controversial actor Sanjay Dutt “Sanju” is a 2018 Bollywood drama film, It is starred by Ranbir KapoorParesh Rawal, and Manisha Koirala.

Plot: Sanju is a biopic of the Indian actor Sanjay Dutt. The movie includes his film career, jail sentence alongside his personal life.

Sanju’s’ box office collections over ₹586.85 crores (US$90.12 million) makes it the 9th movie on our list and Ranbir Kapoor’s highest grossing Bollywood movie ever.

8. Sultan(2016)

Director: Ali Abbas Zafar

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹623.33 crore (US$96 million)

Sultan is a 2016 Bollywood action-drama-sport movie with Salman KhanAnushka SharmaKubbra Sait as leading cast.

Plot: Sultan is a classic underdog story about a wrestler’s journey, looking for a revival by beating all odds.

Salman Khan’s Sultan box office collections over ₹623.33 crores (US$96 million) makes it the 8th highest-grossing Indian film.

7. Bahubali: The Beginning(2015)

Director: S.S. Rajamouli

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹650 crore (US$101 million)

Bahubali: The beginning is the first movie of the Bahubali dilogy is starred by Tollywood stars PrabhasRana DaggubatiRamya Krishnan.

Plot: While pursuing his love Avanthika, Shivudu discovers about the past of his family and his legacy. He must now adapt himself to face his newly found arch-enemy.

Just like how Avengers: Infinity War helped Avengers: End become worlds most grossed movie of all time.

In the same way, Bahubali: The beginning has set up the hype for Bahubali 2: The Conclusion. Won’t you agree?

Bahubali: The beginning’s box office collections over ₹650 crores (US$101 million) makes it the 7th most grossed Indian movie of all time.

6. PK(2014)

Director: Rajkumar Hirani

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹832 crore (US$120 million)

Pk is a 2014 Bollywood comedy-drama-fantasy film with starring Aamir KhanAnushka SharmaSanjay Dutt as the main lead.

Plot: An alien on Earth loses the only tool he can use to interact with his spaceship. His innocence and child-like questions force the country to judge the impact of religion on its people.

The movie created a tremendous controversy across India since it’s release.

Believe me in some of the areas people even stated that they would destroy the theatre if they play this film. What do you guys think is it the right thing to do and If so, how could you justify yourselves.

But that didn’t stop the movie from breaking box office records. PK’s box office collections over ₹832 crore (US$120 million) makes it the 6th highest grossing Indian film ever.

5. 2.O(2018)

Director: S. Shankar

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹864.87 crore (US$123 million)

2.O is a 2018 Kollywood film Action, Sci-fi film with PAN Indian level cast consisting of RajinikanthAkshay KumarAmy Jackson.

It is the sequel to the Shankar’s movie Robo and is the only film where you get to watch Akshay Kumar playing the role as a Villain.

Plot:After mobiles start mysteriously flying out of the hands of people in Chennai, Dr Vaseegaran recalls his trusted robot Chitti to defeat Pakshirajan.

2.O box office collections over ₹864.87 crores (US$123 million) makes it the 5th most grossing Indian film and the highest-grossing Tamil movie ever.

4. Secret Superstar(2017)

Director: Advait Chandan

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹966.86 crore (US$154 million)

Secret Superstar is a 2017 Bollywood Drama-Music film with a significant cast featuring Zaira WasimMeher VijRaj Arjun as the main lead and Aamir Khan as a guest appearance.

Plot: A skilled teenaged singer-songwriter living amid domestic abuse becomes a YouTube sensation when a video within which she hides her identity goes famous.

Secret Superstar worldwide box office collections over ₹966.86 crores (US$154 million) makes it the 4th highest-grossing Indian Film.

Most of the collections came from its Chinese box office with over $124.4 million (₹810 crore) and is one of the top 70 highest-grossing films ever in China.

3. Bhajrangi Bhaijaan(2015)

Director: Kabir Khan

Box Office collections worldwide:₹969.06 crore (US$150 million)

Bajrangi Bhaijaan is a 2015 Bollywood action-comedy-drama film with a vintage cast consisting of   Salman KhanHarshaali MalhotraNawazuddin Siddiqui and Kareena Kapoor.

plot: An Indian man with a generous heart takes a young mute Pakistani girl back to her country to rejoin her with her family.

The Bollywood superstar Salman Khan’s Bhajrangi Bhaijaan box office collections over ₹969.06 crores (US$150 million) makes it the 4rth highest-grossing Indian film ever.

2. Bahubali 2: The Conclusion(2017)

Director: S.S. Rajamouli

Box Office collections worldwide: ₹1,810 crore (US$278 million)

It is Bahubali 2 it deserves to here right, won’t you agree?

As after watching the climax of Bahubali 1 every Indian soul waited 2 long years to know the reason why Kattapa killed Bahubali this made the film a huge success.

Bahubali is a 2017 Tollywood action-drama movie, the casting in this film involves mainly PrabhasRana DaggubatiAnushka Shett as lead characters.

Plot: When Shivudu, the son of Bahubali, learns about his ancestry, he begins to look for answers. Finally, he unfolds the events in the Mahishmati Kingdom that led to his father’s death.

Bahubali 2: The Conclusion box office collections worldwide over ₹1,810 crore (US$278 million) makes it the 2nd highest grossing Indian movie ever.

1. Dangal(2016)

Director: Nitesh Tiwari

Box Office collections worldwide:₹2,024 crores (US$311 million)

Dangal is 2016 Bollywood action-biography-drama with a significant cast consisting of Aamir KhanSakshi TanwarFatima Sana Shaikh.

Plot: It is the real-life story of Mahavir Singh Phogat, a former wrestler who trains two wrestler daughters strive towards brilliance at the Commonwealth Games despite of all odds.

The biopic of great man Mahavir Singh Phogat who raised two Olympic champions(Geetha and Babitha) remains the highest-grossing Indian movie of all time worldwide with collections over ₹2,024 crore (US$311 million).

The irony is that the Indian movie has a box office collection over 1200 crores in china which helped Dangal to beat Bahubali at worldwide box office gross and is one of the 50 highest-grossing films in China.

Our list of Top 15 Highest grossing Indian Movies ever worldwide comes to end, with Dangal being the king of our list.

By the way, what are the upcoming movies that you think will make into the list by the end of 2020.

Let me know in the comments, I will be glad to hear you out.

Thanks for staying tuned and Goodbye see you in the next post.

Arvind View All

I am a blogger by passion striving to get better day by day. You the person who is reading about me have a good day.

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