100 crore Bollywood movies is one of the most sorts out terms by the fans and their eyes have always searched for the Bollywood movies which enter this coveted 100 crore club.
In this article we know more about Bollywood hundred crore movies list.
Bollywood’s 100 crore club first came into news during 2008, when Aamir Khan starrer action-thriller Ghajini became a blockbuster and became the first film in the list of 100 crores Bollywood movies and cross this milestone figure.
Aamir Khan, before this film, known for his Bollywood’s romantic films surprised everyone with his action avatar and his 6 pack abs which he got for this film, became a style statement and this A. R. Murugadoss directorial has broken all the previous box office records by collecting a total of Rs 116 crore and was the biggest Bollywood grosser of all time. For the next one year, none of the films touched this feat before Aamir himself broke his record with Rajkumar Hirani’s 3 Idiots (2009), which is the all-time best Hindi film of the film industry. 3 Idiots not only entered 100 crore club, but went one step ahead and became first film to cross 200 crore. What a milestone this is and Aamir was the clear box office king at that time.
It seemed that it was very difficult to match what Aamir achieved but who knows, What was happened next was totally unbelievable. Arbaaz Khan had come up with Dabangg (2010) presented his brother Salman Khan as police inspector Chulbul Pandey. Dabangg become blockbuster at box office and his first film which crossed 100 crore club. After Dabangg, Salman Khan ruled the box office for the rest of the years with back to back 100 crore grossers. His films such as Ready (Rs120 crore), Bodyguard (Rs 145 crore), Ek Tha Tiger (Rs199 crore), Dabangg 2 ( Rs 154 crore) and Jai Ho ( Rs 112 crore). he has the most numbers of 100 crore grossers in his kitty and currently overshadowing the other superstars of the B-Town.
Go through below 100 crores Bollywood movies…
1- Ghajini (2008)
This Aamir Khan starrer action film is the first movie of our 100 crore Bollywood movies list. A. R. Murugadoss directorial Ghajini was based on a short-term loss memory patient played by Aamir, who takes his revenge from Ghajini, who killed his love. Ghajini was total collected Rs 116 crore from Indian box office.
2- 3 Idiots (2009)
Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, 3 Idiots is considered as one of the all-time blockbusters of Indian cinemas. Starring Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sharman Joshi and R. Madhavan, 3 Idiots is the story of three best friends and their journey of life. People gave immense love to this classic film and it is among all time highest grossing movies list.
3- Dabangg (2010)
Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha were in the main leads of this Arbaaz Khan production venture. Salman played the character of a police inspector and Sonakshi Sinha was made her acting debut with the film, that went onto collect Rs 141 crore in its lifetime.
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4- Golmaal 3 (2010)
Golmaal 3 is the third installment of this hit comedy franchise featuring Ajay Devgn, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Arshad Warsi and Tusshar Kapoor in the main leads. Like the previous parts, Golmaal 3 had also appreciated by the audience and went one step further. This was the first film of this franchise to enter 100 crore club. Golmaal 3 ended its box office run with Rs 108 crore.
5- Ready (2011)
This is another Salman Khan film, which was a light hearted comedy flick directed by Aneez Bazmi. Ready had collected a total of Rs 120 crore in its lifetime.
6- Singham (2011)
Directed by Rohit Shetty, Singham is surely the career-changing film for Ajay Devgn, who played a tough Maharashtra based cop. People gave immense love to the film and Singham became the first film of Ajay Devgn to enter this coveted 100 crore club. Singham finished its lifetime run with Rs 101 crore and on 5th position in 100 crore Bollywood movies list.
7- Bodyguard (2011)
Atul Agnihotri, the brother-in-law of Salman Khan, produced this film starring Salman and Kareena Kapoor Khan. The film had collected Rs 145 crore.
8- Ra. One (2011)
Science fiction film Ra. One featuring Shah Rukh Khan was one of the costliest films of Bollywood. Made with the budget of around Rs 150 crore, Ra. One failed to cover up the budget and finished its run at Rs 125 crore.
9- Don 2 (2011)
Don 2 is the second installment of this suspense-action-drama featuring Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra in the main leads. The second part was even more interesting than the previous and collected Rs 112 crore.
10- Agneepath (2012)
Directed by Karan Malhotra, Agneepath was the remake of Amitabh Bachchan starrer film featuring Hrithik Roshan, Sanjay Dutt and Priyanka Chopra in the main leads. It had collected Rs 122 crore.
11- Housefull 2 (2012)
This second installment of Housefull series was a blockbuster. People liked the full on comedy featuring Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Asin, Zarine Khan and John Abraham. Housefull 2 had collected Rs 116 crore in its lifetime, and its another part Housefull 3 also occupy the position in 100 crores Bollywood movies list.
12- Rowdy Rathore (2012)
Rowdy Rathore was an action film starred Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha. This Prabhu Dheva directorial became a big grosser at the box office and finished its total at Rs 134 crore.
13- Bol Bachchan (2012)
Bol Bachchan is a Rohit Shetty film featuring Ajay Devgn, Abhishek Bachchan and Asin in the main leads. It went onto collect Rs 101 crore at the Indian box office.
14- Barfi (2012)
Director Anurag Basu made this non -commercial film having Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra in the lead roles but smitten by some spectacular performances by Ranbir and Priyanka, despite the critical appreciation by the experts, Barfi also entered the 100 crore club and collected a total of Rs 108 crore.
15- Ek Tha Tiger (2012)
This was the first film of this successful director-actor duo of Kabir Khan and Salman Khan. This spy-ridden thriller was got a warm welcome by the audience and fetched Rs 199 crore in its lifetime.
16- Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012)
Jab Tak Hai Jaan has always been remembered as legendary Yash Chopra’s last film as a director. Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma were in the main leads and finished its run at the box office with Rs 121 crore.
17- Son of Sardaar (2012)
This Ajay Devgn starrer comedy film had clashed at the box office with SRK’s Jab Tak Hai Jaan but then also received healthy response from the audience. Its lifetime box office collection was Rs 103 crore.
18- Dabangg 2 (2012)
This second installment of this hit franchise starring Salman Khan had performed much better than the earlier one and collected Rs 154 crore at the domestic box office.
19- Race 2 (2013)
It seems that this decade has totally gone to the sequels. Race 2 is another sequel film of this suspense thriller having Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, John Abraham and Anil Kapoor in the main leads. It went onto collect Rs 101 crore at the box office.
20- Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
Directed by Ayan Mukherjee, this was the second film of Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone as a pair and received huge response from the audience. The film had collected Rs 188 crore in its lifetime.
21- Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (2013)
Bhaag Milkha Bhaag was the biographical film on Indian ace athlete Milkha Singh. Farhan Akhtar portrayed the character of Milkha Singh in the film and the film got the superb response at the box office. The film had collected Rs 104 crore at the box office.
22. Chennai Express (2013)
Chennai Express is an action-adventure romantic drama starring Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in the main leads. This Rohit Shetty film had performed brilliantly at the box office and had been appreciated by the audience. It also became the highest grossing film of Shah Rukh’s career by getting in around Rs 227 crore.
23- Grand Masti (2013)
Grand Masti was the second installment of hit comedy franchise featured Aftab Shivdasani, Riteish Deshmukh and Vivek Oberoi. It collected Rs 101 crore at the Indian box office.
24- Krrish 3 (2013)
Krrish 3 is the third installment of this science fiction series by Rakesh Roshan having Hrithik Roshan and Priyanka Chopra in the main leads. Hrithik had played dual characters in the film and it went onto become his career best film after it fetched around Rs 244 crore from the domestic box office.
25- Ramleela (2013)
For the very first time, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali had made a film with new faces include Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone. People loved this on-screen pair and the film was declared superhit. The lifetime collections of Ramleela was reached to Rs 115 crore.
26- Dhoom 3 (2013)
Dhoom 3 was the third installment of this immensely popular action-thriller based on robbery. Aamir Khan played the main antagonist in the film with dual characters. Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra were in the supporting cast. Dhoom 3 was become blockbuster and it crossed 100 crore mark in just 3 days of its release. Overall, it collected Rs 284 crore in its lifetime.
27- Jai Ho (2014)
Sohail Khan made his directorial comeback with Jai Ho featuring Salman Khan in the main lead. Actress Daisy Shah also made her Bollywood debut with the film which fetched Rs 112 crore in its entire run and occupy the position in 100 crore Bollywood movies list.
28- 2 States (2014)
Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starrer 2 States was the film based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel. The film got a huge response from the people and it collected a total of Rs 102 crore at the box office.
29- Holiday (2014)
This was the second directorial of Ghajini famed A.R. Murugadoss. Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha played the main leads in the film which is based on patriotism. It had finished its box office run at Rs 113 crore.
30- Ek Villain (2014)
Ek Villain featuring Siddharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor was a superhit film and collected Rs 103 crore at the box office.
31. Kick (2014)
Directed by Sajid Nadiadwala, Kick featuring Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez was the action- comedy thriller and had been loved by the audience. Kick had collected around Rs 231 crore from the Indian box office.
32- Singham Returns (2014)
Singham Returns was the second installment of this Rohit Shetty’s directorial action flick starring Ajay Devgn and Kareena Kapoor Khan in the main leads. The film got appreciation from the people and it collected Rs 140 crore at the box office and place in 100 crore Bollywood movies list.
33- Bang Bang (2014)
This Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif starrer action-thriller has known for its thrilling action sequences. The film was well received by the audience and stormed the box office with record breaking total of Rs 181 crore.
34. Happy New Year (2014)
This Farah Khan directorial multistarrer film featuring Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood and Boman Irani in the main leads. It was a kind of comic–thriller having so much humour. It had created the most important record of becoming the biggest single day grosser of Rs 44.80 crore on its first day. It reached 100 crore club in just 3 days.
35- PK (2014)
PK was the milestone film of Hindi film industry. Featuring Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma, PK is the story of a man who mistakenly comes India from other planet and wants to go back to his home. PK smashed all the previous box office records and become highest grossing Bollywood movie of all time. It had collected Rs 340 crore from the domestic market.
36- Tanu Weds Manu Returns (2015)
Kangana Ranaut had played dual characters in this second installment of this well acclaimed franchise. At box office, It crossed 100 crore mark and finished its fantastic run at Rs 151 crore.
37- ABCD 2 (2015)
ABCD 2 is the dance based film directed by Remo D’Souza featuring Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor. It collected Rs 104 crore at the Indian box office.
38- Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015)
Directed by Kabir Khan and featuring Salman Khan, Bajrangi Bhaijaan was the story of a simple Indian guy Pawan Chaturvedi, who is the follower of lord Hanuman. He finds a little Pakistani girl Munni, who by mistake lost in India. Pawan sent him to her c ountry. It is a lovely film loved by the people and also become 2nd all time highest grosser of Bollywood by collecting Rs 320 crore in India.
39- Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015)
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo is a clean and romantic-drama featuring Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor. Sooraj Barjatya had once again back with his favourite actor Salman Khan and this popular combo of director-actor gave this superhit film which grossed around 208 crore from Indian box office.
40- Dilwale (2015)
The most iconic on-screen pair of Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol had made their return with this film directed by Rohit Shetty and came in the list of 100 crore Bollywood movies. Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon had also played important role in the film, which collected Rs 148 crore at the Indian box office.
41- Bajirao Mastani (2015)
After getting huge success with Ramleela, Sanjay Leela Bhansali went onto make this historical drama again with Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone. This was his dream project and received the expected response from the audience. Its lifetime box office total had reached to Rs 186 crore.
42- Airlift (2016)
Airlift starring Akshay Kumar was based on the true event and was became the first film of 2016 which occupy 100 crore Bollywood movies. Its lifetime run at the box office was Rs 128 crore.
43- Housefull 3 (2016)
Housefull 3 is the third installment of superhit comedy franchise of Housefull (2010). The movie features Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Abhishek Bachchan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Nargis Fakhri and Lisa Haydon in the main leads. Just after 13 days of its release, it has created several box office records like it became highest first weekend grosser of 2016 and second 100 crore club Bollywood film after Airlift.
44- Sultan (2016)
Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer Sultan is the love story story of a Haryanvi wrestler Sultan Ali Khan and Aarfa. Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, Sultan is the most awaited film of the year and as expected it has smashed some major box office records by collecting around 180.36 crore in first five days of its release. It has already become highest grossing movie of 2016 and on its way to become top all time grossers.
45- Rustom (2016)
Tinu Suresh Desai directorial Rustom is a crime-thriller based on a true event of Nanavati case of 1959 which was called as the last Indian case justiced by jury panel. Akshay Kumar has played the main lead of a Navel officer Rustom Pavri who murdered his wife’s lover with three gun shots.
As expected, Rustom has received tremendous response from the audience and within 9 days of its release, Rustom has crossed the 100 crore mark and become third Akshay Kumar film to do so in 2016 after Airlift and Housefull 3.
46- M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016)
Neeraj Pandey directed biographical sports film M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016) is a milestone as highest grosser biopic ever at Indian Box- office. The film is based on Indian Cricket history’s most successful captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni or MSD’s life. The film crossed 100 Crore in just 9 days and 116 Crore in 13 days. Shushant Singh Rajput, Kaira Advani and Disha Patani are in lead roles in the film.
List of 100 crore club Bollywood movies
|Movie||Release||Star Cast||Days Taken||Total Collections (Cr.)|
|1- Ghajini||24 Dec 2008||Aamir Khan and Asin||18||114|
|2- 3 Idiots||25 Dec 2009||Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan||9||202|
|3- Dabangg||10 Sep 2010||Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha||10||138.88|
|4- Golmaal 3||5 Nov 2010||Ajay Devgn and Kareena Kapoor Khan||17||106.34|
|5- Ready||3 Jun 2011||Salman Khan and Asin||14||119.78|
|6- Singham||22 Jul 2011||Ajay Devgn and Kajal Aggrawal||50||100.30|
|7- Bodyguard||31 Aug 2011||Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan||14||148.86|
|8- Ra. One||26 Oct 2011||Shah Rukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan||11||114.29|
|9- Don 2||23 Dec 2011||Shah Rukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra||16||106.71|
|10- Agneepath||26 Jan 2012||Hrithik Roshan and Priyanka Chopra||11||115|
|11- Housefull 2||6 Apr 2012||Akshay Kumar and Jacqueline Fernandez||17||106|
|12- Rowdy Rathore||1 Jun 2012||Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha||11||133.25|
|13- Bol Bachchan||6 Jul 2012||Ajay Devgn and Asin||45||102.94|
|14- Barfi||14 Sep 2012||Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra||17||112.15|
|15- Ek Tha Tiger||15 Aug 2012||Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif||5||198.78|
|16- Jab Tak Hai Jaan||12 Nov 2012||Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif||11||120.85|
|17- Son of Sardaar||12 Nov 2012||Ajay Devgn and Sonakshi||16||105.03|
|18- Dabangg 2||21 Dec 2012||Salman Khan and Sonakshi Sinha||6||155|
|19- Race 2||25 Jan 2013||Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone||63||100.45|
|20- Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani||31 May 2013||Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone||7||188.57|
|21- Bhaag Milkha Bhagg||12 Jul 2013||Farhan Akhtar and Sonam Kapoor||24||108.93|
|22- Chennai Express||8 Aug 2013||Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone||4||227|
|23- Grand Masti||13 Sep 2013||Riteish Deshmukh and Aftab Shivdasani||23||102|
|24- Krrish 3||1 Nov 2013||Hrithik Roshan and Priyanka Chopra||4||244|
|25- Ramleela||15 Nov 2013||Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone||10||116.33|
|26- Dhoom 3||20 Dec 2013||Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif||3||284|
|27- Jai Ho||24 Jan 2014||Salman Khan and Daisy Shah||10||116|
|28- 2 States||18 Apr 2014||Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt||24||102.13|
|29- Holiday-Never Off Duty||6 Jun 2014||Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha||15||112.18|
|30- Ek Villain||27 Jun 2014||Siddharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor||14||105.62|
|31- Kick||25 Jul 2014||Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez||5||231|
|32- Singham Returns||15 Aug 2014||Ajay Devgn and Kareena Kapoor Khan||5||140.62|
|33- Bang Bang||2 Oct 2014||Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif||5||181.03|
|34- Happy New Year||24 Oct 2014||Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone||3||203|
|35- PK||19 Dec 2014||Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma||4||340|
|36- Tanu Weds Manu Returns||22 May 2015||Kangana Ranaut and R. Madhavan||11||150.77|
|37- ABCD 2||19 Jun 2015||Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor||17||105.74|
|38- Bajrangi Bhaijaan||17 Jul 2015||Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan||3||320|
|39- Prem Ratan Dhan Payo||12 Nov 2015||Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor||3||208.88|
|40- Dilwale||18 Dec 2015||Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol||7||148.72|
|41- Bajirao Mastani||18 Dec 2015||Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone||9||184.16|
|42- Airlift||22 Jan 2016||Akshay Kumar and Nimrat Kaur||10||128|
|43- Housefull 3||3 Jun 2016||Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Abhishek Bachchan and Jacqueline Fernandez||13||108.50|
|44- Sultan||6 Jul 2016||Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma||3||300.35|
|45- Rustom||12 Aug 2016||Akshay Kumar and Ileana D'Cruz||9||127.13|
|46- M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story||30 September 2016||Shushant Singh Rajput, Disha Patani and Kaira Advani||9||131.30*|