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Top 10 Bollywood Box Office Collections 2012

Dec 31 (): The top 10 box office grossers in Bollywood is listed out, in which Salman Khan’s Ek Tha Tiger tops the chart. Salman Khan’s latest release Dabangg 2 is also taken into account and listed.

Top 10 Bollywood box office grossers in India, 2012

Top 10 Grossers

(in Crores)

Ek Tha Tiger 192
Dabangg 2 150+ (estimated, still running)
Rowdy Rathore 135
Agneepath 125
Housefull 2 113
Barfi! 108
Jab Tak Hai Jaan 103
Bol Bachchan 100
Talaash 89
Son Of Sardaar 88

1. Ek Tha Tiger – 192 Cr

Verdict : Blockbuster

Ek Tha Tiger tops the list by collecting a whopping amount of 192 crore in India. The movie broke many box office records. Featuring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in lead roles, the movie was released on Independence Day, Aug 15 and on its opening day made a business of 32.95 crore.

ETT, directed by Kabir Khan, joined the 100 crore club in just six days. The movie also got the title of second highest grossing Bollywood film following Aamir Khan’s “3 Idiots”. The budget of the movie is 75 crore.

2. Dabangg 2 – 150+ Cr (estimated, still running)

Verdict : Blockbuster

“Dabangg 2” is another release from box office supremo Salman Khan. Featuring Salman and Sonakshi Sinha in lead roles and Prakash Raj playing the villain role, the movie is still scoring high and expected to cross the 200 crore mark soon.

3. Rowdy Rathore – 135 Cr

Verdict : Blockbuster

Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha starrer “Rowdy Rathore”, directed by Prabhu Deva, made a total business of 135 crore in India and reached the second slot. The budget of the movie is 40 crore.

4. Agneepath – 125 Cr

Verdict : Super Hit

“Agneepath” starring Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra, Sanjay Dutt and Rishi Kapoor in the lead roles, hit the theatres on Republic day, January 26 and was the first movie of the year to cross the 100 crore mark. Directed by Karan Malhotra and made under the budget of 60 crore, the movie grossed 125 crore in India.

5. Housefull 2 – 113 Cr

Verdict : Super Hit

“Housefull 2″ boasts of a big star cast including Akshay Kumar, Asin, Jacqueline Fernandez, John Abraham, Ritesh Deshmukh, Zarine Khan, Shreyas Talpade and Shazahn Padamsee.

Star cast also includes Rishi Kapoor, Mithun Chakraborty, Randhir Kapoor and Boman Irani.The movie was released on April 5. Directed by Sajid Khan and made at a budget of 75 crore, the film collected 113 crore in India and came fourth in the list.

6. Barfi! – 108 Cr

Verdict : Super Hit

“Barfi!” starring Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Ileana D’Cruz made a good business of 108 crore. Directed by Anurag Basu, the movie was made at a budget of 30 crore.

7. Jab Tak Hai Jaan – 103 Cr

Verdict : Hit

Sharukh Khan’s “Jab Tak Hai Jaan”, which is still running in theatres, has made a collection of 103  crores in India this year. The film made at a budget of 50 crore was Yash Chopra’s last directorial movie.

8. Bol Bachchan – 100 Cr

Verdict : Hit

Rohit Shetty’s comedy flick “Bol Bachchan” that features Ajay Devgn, Asin Thottumkal, Abhishek Bachchan and Prachi Desai collected ₹100 crore in India. The movie was made at a budget of 70 crore and released on July 6.

9. Talaash – 89 Cr

Verdict : Semi-hit

Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor and Rani Mukherjee starrer “Talaash” recently has collected 81 crore so far and is still running in theatres.

10. Son Of Sardaar – 88 Cr

Verdict : Hit

Ajay Devgn’s movie, “Son Of Sardar” released along with “Jab Tak Hai Jaan” on Diwali day is still running in theatres. It has reportedly collected 90 crore. Made at a budget of 30 crore and directed by Ashwani Dhir, “Son Of Sardar” also has Sonakshi Sinha and Sanjay Dutt playing in lead roles.

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