Pan-Indian films ruled the roost in 2022 and we saw how south films performed much better at the box office compared to conventional Hindi films. Be it Pushpa, KGF: Chapter 2, Kantara or RRR, south Indian films turned out to be the game changer in 2022. Let’s have a look at the top films which cross the Rs 100 crore mark at the box office in 2022.
KGF: Chapter 2
Starring Yash, Sanjay Dutt, Srinidhi Shetty and Prakash Raj in key roles, KGF 2 released on April 14, 2022 in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam languages. The film earned Rs 1250 crores at the box office.
The SS Rajamouli-directed film starred N. T. Rama Rao Jr., Ram Charan, Ajay Devgn, Alia Bhatt, Ray Stevenson, Alison Doody. Released in Tamil, Hindi, Japanese, Kannada and Telugu languages, the film raked in Rs 1200 crores at the box office.
Ponniyon Selvan 1
Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Karthi, Trisha, Jayaram, Prabhu, R. Sarathkumar, Vikram Prabhu, Prakash Raj starrer earned Rs 500 crores s it boke several records at the box office. The Mani Ratnam’s ensemble period drama as released in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada.
Smashing several records at the box office, the Kamal Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi and Fahadh Faasil starrer earned around Rs 500 crores globally. Originally released in Tamil, the Lokesh Kanagaraj film was also dubbed in Telugu, Hindi, Kannada and Malayalam.
Brahmastra: Part One-Shiva
Starring Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, Brahmastra collected Rs 431 crores at the box office. Amitabh Bachchan, Nagarjuna, Shah Rukh Khan and Mouni Roy were seen in key roles in the film. The film was also dubbed in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada.
Rishab Shetty-directed film earned Rs 407 crores at the box office. The film was initially released in Kannada and later in other languages.
The Kashmir Files
Vivek Agnihotri’s ‘The Kashmir Files’ became a massive hit and collected around Rs 340 crores at the box office.
Ajay Devgn, Shriya Saran, Akshaye Khanna and Tabu played key roled in Drishyam 2, which was released on October 18, 2022. The film earned around Rs 278 crores.
Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2
Kartik Aaryan and Kiara Advani played the lead roles in Anees Bazmee directorial Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. The film collected Rs 266.88 crores at the box office.
Sanjay Leela Bhasali drama starring Alia Bhatt collected around Rs. 200 crores globally.