In this post, we will let you know about Top 10 Highest Opening Week Bollywood Grossers of All Time. Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer Sultan has shattered all the previous box office records and ride on top in this list of highest first-week collections of all time.
With an increase in the number of screens around the country, the business of Bollywood movies is also growing immensely. Day by day, the whopping box office collections of the big films like Sultan are giving a huge shock to the trade experts.
With Rs 229.16 crore, Sultan has left Dhoom 3 (Rs 188.99 crore) miles away in the race. Salman once again is the undisputed king of Bollywood as his five films including Sultan, Prem Ratan Shan Payo (Rs 172.82 crore), Bajrangi Bhaijaan (Rs 184.62 crore), Ek Tha Tiger (Rs 154.21 crore) and Kick (Rs164.09 crore) have been decorated in this list.
The rest of the biggies in this elite group of Hindi films are Shah Rukh Khan starrer Happy New Year (Rs 157.57 crore), Aamir Khan‘s PK (Rs183.09 crore), Chennai Express (Rs 156.50 crore),) and Krrish 3 (Rs 166.52 crore).
These all are biggest Bollywood grossers and have been among all time highest grossing Bollywood movies.
One more big film Dangal featuring Aamir Khan as wrestler is also coming in December 2016 and there are chances that this film would give tough challenge to Sultan and might get closer to its week one collections,
Let’s go through the below-mentioned list of Top 10 Highest Opening Week Bollywood Grossers (All Time)
|Movie||Release||Star||1st Week Collections||Lifetime Collections|
|Sultan||6 July 2016||Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma||Rs 229.16 crores||Rs 300.65 crores|
|Dhoom 3||20 December 2013||Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif||Rs 188.99 crores||Rs 284. 27 crores|
|Bajrangi Bhaijaan||17 July 2015||Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan||Rs 184.62 crores||Rs 320.34 crores|
|PK||19 December 2014||Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma||Rs 183.09 crores||Rs 340.80 crores|
|Prem Ratan Dhan Payo||12 November 2015||Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor||Rs 172.82 crores||Rs 208.88 crores|
|Krrish 3||1 November 2013||Hrithik Roshan and Priyanka Chopra||Rs 166.52 crores||Rs 244.92 crores|
|Kick||25 July 2014||Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez||Rs 164.09 crores||Rs 231.85 crores|
|Happy New Year||24 October 2014||Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone||Rs 157.57 crores||Rs 203 crores|
|Chennai Express||9 August 2013||Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone||Rs 156. 70 crores||Rs 227.13 crores|
|Ek Tha Tiger||15 August 2012||Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif||Rs 154.21 crores||Rs 198.78 crores|