Last updated 06 February 2023.
Hollywood blockbusters are loved by many Indian moviegoers. Check this updated list of the Top 10 highest-grossing Hollywood movies in India of all time.
List of Top Hollywood movies at the Indian box-office
Whether it’s Marvel superheroes, dinosaurs running around, or fast-flying cars, Hollywood movies provide a unique experience on the big screen.
Note that this list is ranked by their ‘net’ box-office collections (without tax). Check out the top 10 highest-grossing Hollywood movies in India:
10) Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)
NET collection: ₹101 Crores
Love & Thunder came with a big bang among the desi fanbase. Chris Hemsworth returned as God of Thunder, along with Christian Bale as the main villain. While the reviews were not that good, Thor 4 in India still managed to cross the billion rupees mark.
09) Jurassic World (2015)
NET collection: ₹101 Crores
A restart of the classic Jurassic Park films, this 2015 flick starring Chris Pratt smashed Indian box-office records. All those Hollywood fans who loved these dinosaurs in their childhood bought the tickets to enjoy them again. Bollywood star Irrfan Khan was also a part of it.
08) Fast & Furious 7 (2015)
NET collection: ₹108 Crores
Furious 7 was the first Hollywood movie to cross the ₹100 crores mark at the Indian box office. It was also the last movie of Paul Walker in the Fast & Furious franchise.
07) Doctor Strange: in the Multiverse of Madness (2022)
NET collection: ₹130 Crores
This was the most anticipated Marvel movie when they announced their new Phase 4 after Endgame. The hype increased a lot after No Way Home as well. While it didn’t come out to be that great, the massive opening weekend made it into the Top 10 list.
06) The Lion King (2019)
NET collection: ₹158 Crores
Here is another 2019 movie on this list. The Lion King was a photo-realistic adaptation of the classic animated Disney story of Simba, Mufasa, and Scar. Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan and his son dubbed the Hindi version which boosted its buzz in the Indian market.
05) The Jungle Book (2016)
NET collection: ₹188 Crores
The Jungle Book was a beloved story that many 90’s Indian kids grew up with. So, when this live-action movie was released in 2016 with Hindi voices by Priyanka Chopra, Irrfan Khan, Nana Patekar, and Om Puri, it was enjoyed by many Indians.
04) Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)
NET collection: ₹218 Crores
This amazing crossover of all Spider-Mans in one movie was something very special for pop culture fans. It grossed ₹100 crores in just the first weekend. You can find the Indian collection of Spider-Man No Way Home here.
03) Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
NET collection: ₹227 Crores
When it was released in 2018, it became a massive hit from day one. Avengers Infinity War was the 1st Hollywood movie in India to go achieve the ₹200 crores milestone. This MCU blockbuster had many stunning battle scenes and an emotional ending.
02) Avengers: Endgame (2019)
NET collection: ₹373 Crores
Avengers 4 movie was a dream of every Marvel fan. And watching Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Doctor Strange, Spider-Man & Guardians of The Galaxy in one frame was an experience of a lifetime. That’s why Endgame’s collection in India was mammoth.
Avenger Endgame was also the first Hollywood movie to cross ₹300 crores collection in India. It destroyed box-office records in all parts of the world. It was the finale of a 10-year-long Infinity Saga in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
01) Avatar: The Way of Water (2022)
NET collection: ₹380 Crores
No one saw that it will be that in the Indian market. But a huge opening weekend said otherwise. The groundbreaking VFX and a good universal story were enough to make Avatar 2 break all records in India.
Avatar The Way of Water is the highest-grossing Hollywood in India. It was the sequel to 2009’s Avatar directed by James Cameron. It also grossed $2 Billion worldwide.
Final List of Top 10 Hollywood Movies in India
Here you can look at the final list of the top 10 biggest Hollywood movies in India (updated):
|10||Thor Love and Thunder||2022||101 crores|
|9||Jurassic World||2015||101 crores|
|8||Fast & Furious 7||2015||108 crores|
|7||Doctor Strange Multiverse of Madness||2022||130 crores|
|6||The Lion King||2019||158 crores|
|5||The Jungle Book||2016||188 crores|
|4||Spider-Man No Way Home||2021||218 crores|
|3||Avengers Infinity War||2018||227 crores|
|2||Avengers Endgame||2019||373 crores|
|1||Avatar The Way of Water||2022||380 crores|
Most of these are Marvel superhero films like Avengers, big action movies like Fast & Furious, or Disney flicks like Jungle Book. People who grew up watching these films on TV are now coming to cinema halls to experience them to the fullest.
Also, the rise of Multiplex (multiple screens cinemas) instead of single-screen movie theatres helped the movie business in India. Young people are more interested in a theatrical experience now.
So now you know about the highest-grossing Hollywood movies in India ever. By the way, many more big movies are coming soon!
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