One of the biggest film industries of the world, Bollywood produces more than 500 films every year! Some of these films go on to make millions at the box office as well as win global recognition and accolades. There is a lot of money invested in most of these visually appealing films. Here are the top 10 most expensive films India has produced:
10. Dilwale (165 crores)
Helmed by Rohit Shetty, this film starred Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon in beautiful locations of Bulgaria. Released in 2015, this film was a box office success.
9. Dhoom 3 (175 crores)
This action-thriller from the Dhoom franchise starred Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra in pivotal roles. Directed by Vijay Kumar Acharya, this film was a hit among the masses.
8. Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (180 crores)
This 2015 release by Sooraj Barjataya gave an underwhelming performace at the silver screen. The cast included Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh and Swara Bhaskar.
7. Baahubali: The Beginning (180 crores)
S.S. Rajamouli gave audiences one of the most fantastical films of Bollywood with this Prabhas starrer. It recorded a list of awards both on the national as well as the international platform.
6. Tiger Zinda Hai (210 crores)
A sequel to the hit movie Ek Tha Tiger, this movie also saw Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in leading roles. A full package of drama, action and thrill, this movie did wonders at the box office.
5. Thugs of Hindostan (210 crores)
This 2018 film saw a star studded cast of Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Sheikh but left audinces and critics unimpressed.
This classic Sanjay Leela Bhansali peroid film saw Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor, and Aditi Rao Hydari in titular roles. It was a box office success and earned stellar reviews from critics.
3. Baahubali: The Conclusion (250 crores)
One of the most anticipated films of all times, Baahubali: The Conclusion released in 2017 and exceeded all expectations of fans.
2. Saaho (300 crores)
Starring Prabhas, Shraddha Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh, and Evelyn Sharma, this 2019 thriller was a phenomenal hit at box offices.
1. Robot 2.0 (450 crores)
Released in 2018, this film starred Rajnikanth and Akshay Kumar in pivotal roles. This sci-fi is the most expensive film India has produced till date.