Love for movies in our country is something which could be evidently exhibited merely by the fact that India produces the largest number of movies every year and around 1500-200 Indian movies are released in over 20 languages every year. With an action, drama, thriller, rom-com, horror, or a biopic releasing every now and then, the box office records are created and surpassed at the speed of light in this industry. As of 2019, audiences have showered their love on Bollywood as well as Hollywood movies which can be clearly interpreted through the respective box office collections. So without any further ado, let’s uncover the list of 2019’s top 10 highest grossing films at the Indian box office.
Avengers: Endgame – 366.45 Crores
It is not at all strange (no pun intended) that Avengers Endgame is currently the highest grossing film of 2019 at the Indian box office. Packed with more than 30 superheroes and an overambitious storyline, the movie became the highest grossing film of all time surpassing Avatar at the world box office. Avengers: Endgame which was also released in regional languages marked the culmination of 22 movies termed as the “Infinity Saga” and received much love from the Indian audiences, accumulating a whopping 366.45 crores from the Indian box office.
Kabir Singh – 273.2 Crores
Romantic films have always been one of the favourite genres of the Indian masses and the success of Kabir Singh only exemplifies the fact. Ranked as the second highest grossing film in 2019 at the Indian box office, the movie minted over 270 crores at the domestic box office and became the top grossing film of Shahid Kapoor’s career.
Uri – The Surgical Strike – 243.24 Crores
The extraordinary success of Uri: The Surgical Strike is a true testament to the fact that patriotism is one of the most overwhelming emotions in India. Inspired by the real-life surgical strike which took place in 2016, the movie grossed around 243 crores and acquired the third position in the list of 2019’s top grossers at the Indian box office.
Bharat – 201.3 Crores
Salman Khan starrer Bharat is the fourth highest grossing movie of 2019 at the Indian box office and also an indication of unparalleled stardom of the movie star in India. The film went on to earn 200 crore at the domestic box office and is among the top 15 Bollywood films of all time with the highest domestic net collection.
Kesari – 151.5 Crores
Inspired by the true heroic events of the Battle of Saragarhi of 1897, the film featured Akshay Kumar in titular role and generated more than 150 crores at the domestic box office. With patriotism as the central theme, the film succeeded in capturing the fifth place among the top grossing films of 2019 at the Indian box office.
Total Dhamaal – 149.7 Crores
The slapstick comedy was the third installment of the Dhamaal series and minted 149 crores at the Indian box office, thereby acquiring the sixth position in the list. With its incredible star cast comprising some of the biggest names of the industry, Total Dhamaal managed to win the hearts of people worldwide and also ranked as the fourth highest grossing Bollywood film of 2019 worldwide.
Super 30 – 143.55 Crores
Loosely based on the life of mathematician Anand Kumar, Super 30 was an instant success and minted close to 144 crores within a month of its release. Hrithik Roshan’s first Bollywood release in two years, the film received much praise for its biographical content and is currently ranked seventh among the top grossing movies of 2019 at the Indian box office.
The Lion King – 141.65 Crores
A computer-animated musical, The Lion King earned 141 crores at the Indian box office and became the eighth highest grossing film of 2019 in India. Remake of Disney’s 1994 classic of the same name, the movie revolves around Simba’s journey to claim his rightful throne and became the highest grossing animated film of all time at the worldwide box office.
Gully Boy – 134.3 Crores
A true testament to Ranveer Singh’s incomparable acting, Gully Boy garnered much critical praise along with minting a hefty amount of money at the domestic box office, estimated to be over 130 crores. The movie currently holds the ninth position in the list of 2019’s highest grossing films at the Indian box office.
Mission Mangal – 105.25 Crores
Inspired by the real Mars Orbiter Mission, the movie has already minted over 100 crores at the domestic box office and is on its way to surpass all the records set by the previous films of 2019. With Akshay Kumar leading the way for this mission, the film is bound for an unprecedented success at the Indian box office.
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Disclaimer: The box office collections mentioned in the article have been taken from Bollymoviereviewz as on August 20, 2019.