New Delhi. Usually there is a lot of hype around the release of big films. Along with the makers, the viewers also have an eye on the box office. The year 2023 proved to be good for Bollywood. This year saw many films released one after the other, but three films took the box office by storm and made the producers rich. Shah Rukh Khan’s film ‘Pathan’ was released in January. Sunny Deol’s ‘Gadar 2’ released on 11th August and then again in September King Khan’s film, titled ‘Jawaan’. The box office collections of these three films were superb. ‘Jawaan’ broke the box office record on its first day, but did you know that there is a superstar from South, not Bollywood, whose film has held a record for the past 6 years, which has been broken till date? Let us tell you which record it is and which film it is.
There are many such films in Bollywood, which created a buzz at the box office as soon as they were released and won everyone’s hearts. Often when we talk about movie statistics, we look at the total earnings of a movie after the first day’s earnings, but did you know that the blockbuster movie that released in the year 2017 not only earned crores of rupees, it actually topped the list. List of highest grossing movies in India on Monday.
Monday’s highest grossing film in India
Released in 2017, the film featured many stars including Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Ramya Krishnan. There was a huge buzz before the release of the film and everyone was curious to know ‘Why did Kattapp kill Baahubali?’ Now you must have understood that we are talking about SS Rajamouli’s Baahubali 2: The Conclusion.
This record is in the name of Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
Released 6 years ago, this film is still included in people’s favorite list. ‘Gadar 2’ and ‘Jawaan’ may be creating records, but both failed to break Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’s record. The film is number one in the list of highest grossing films after its release on Monday. After its release in 2017, the film earned Rs 40.25 crore on its first Monday.
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- Baahubali 2: The Conclusion – 40.25 crores
- Ghadar 2- 38.70 crores
- Tiger Zinda Hai – 36.54 crores
- Krrish 3- 33.41 crores
- Jawan (Hindi) – 30.50 crores
- Bajrangi Bhaijaan – 27.05 crores
- KGF Chapter 2 (Hindi) – 25.57 crores
- Pathan (Hindi) – 25.50 crores
- Sanju – 25.35 crores
Now these films have given rise to hope
Who couldn’t top Ghadar 2 and Jaawan, Baahubali 2? Now it remains to be seen whether big films like Salman Khan’s ‘Tiger 3’, Shahrukh Khan’s ‘Dinky’ or Prabhas’ ‘Salar’ can do this charisma.
First published: September 15, 2023, 15:12 IST