Bollywood movies not only achieved great success in the national cinema markets, but also in international markets. Then let’s have a quick look into the highest grossing Indian movies in European countries, especially in USA.
So, let’s start without any delay!
Dangal- Top grossing Indian movies in USA
Dangal not only earned profit nationally but even internationally.
This film features Amir Khan, Sakshi Tiwari, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Zaira Wasim, Sanya Malhotra, and Aparshakti Khurana.
India: ₹538.03 crore
USA: US$ 12.4 million (₹ 85 crore)
1,519 crore (US$233 million) (overseas collection)
Worldwide: ₹ 2024 crores
PK- One of the top grossing Indian movies in USA
Rajkumar Hirani directed, comedy drama ‘PK’ is a great commercial success.
This was the first highest-grossing film of Amir khan.
Amir khan, Anushka Sharma, Sushant Singh Rajput, Sanjay Dutt, Boman Irani, and Saurav Shukla played important role in this movie.
India: ₹489 crores
USA: US$ 11 million (₹706 million)
Worldwide: US$ 140 million (₹ 8.54 billion)
In the direction of Kabir Khan, the actors of the film such as Salman Khan, Harshali Malhotra, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, and Kareena Kapoor has given a mind-blowing performance.
This film crosses 300 crore club in its first week. And till now, it is the 4th highest-grossing Indian film ever in worldwide basis.
India: ₹444.92 crores
USA: US$ 8.187 million (₹56 crores)
Worldwide: US$ 151.06 million (₹969.06 crore)
Saket Chaudhary directed this comedy drama is a worldwide successful Indian movie. This movie features some excellent actors such as Imrran Khan, Saba Qamar, and Amrita Singh.
This is one of the highest-grossing Indian film. Its sequel called ‘Angrezi Medium’ is also a successful hit in the box office.
India: ₹ 96.65 crores
Worldwide: ₹ 322.4 crore
Overseas:- $ 34.73
Vijay Krishna Acharya directed this film was a big budget film under the famous production house, Yash Raj Films. The movie stars Amir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan, Uday Chopra, Siddharth Nigam, and Jackie Shroff.
This action thriller is fulfilled with some superb sound-tracks.
India: ₹372 crores
USA: US$ 0.8 million
Worldwide: US$ 101 million (₹589.2 crores)
Babbar Subhash directed ‘Disco Dancer’ is one of the most well-known blockbusters of Indian Cinema Industry. This movie is counted as the ‘First Bollywood Movie To Cross 100 Crore’.
The leads of the film were, Mithun Chakraborty, Kim and Rajesh Khanna, who had the biggest hand in making this movie popular worldwide.
The songs of the film made every audience dance on it, irrespective of any nationality and language.
India: ₹6.4 crores
USA: Overseas (Soviet Union)- $ 60 million.
Worldwide: US$ 106 million (₹100.68 crores)
Ayushmann Khurrana, Tabu and Radhika Apte starring, this film is a black comedy – crime thriller directed by Sriram Raghavan. This film is inspired from a French short film ‘L’Accordeur’ (The Piano Tuner).
This film was the box office hit in India and in the overseas as well.
There are several remakes of this film in different languages like Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil.
India: ₹ 95.63 crores
USA: US$ 0.25 million (₹2 crores approx)
Worldwide: US$ 60 million (₹456 crores)
Advait Chandan directed, this musical drama is another prominent film to have a place in the list of highest profit gaining Indian movies in USA. The film is blessed with two amazing actors in the lead, Amir Khan and Zaira Wasim.
It is the story of an aspiring singer, Insia Malik who starts her singing career against her father wishes. And she does something unexpected.
She start to record her singing videos hiding her face behind a niqab. And then, upload her videos on Youtube with a channel name ‘Secret Superstar’.
India: ₹64 crores
USA: US$ 1.8 million (₹13.89 crores)
Worldwide: US$ 154 million (₹977 crores)
These are some films which made nice collection in USA and other foreign countries. And it make us proud as an Indian by collecting the honor, love and popularity from other countries.
These films has proved the world that,
‘Kehte hain humko pyaar se India Wale, Chhu lete dil ke taar se India Wale’.
Yes, it’s true that maybe people can’t reach everywhere, but a single film can!
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