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Box Office Collection 2022 in India: Theaters are looking for a comeback and so are filmmakers. With the lost theatrical experience returning, several production houses are revoking OTT streaming contracts to have a grand release. While the Indian biggies are placing their bets for a later date like Pongal 2022 and Summer 2022, the rest have reserved their dates at the theatres in the last half of 2022. Here is the complete list of Indian box office collection 2022 report with cost & profit.

Indian film industry that is known for making high budget PAN Indian movies now. The film industry has many Super Stars like Rajinikanth, Salman Khan, Vijay, Mahesh babu, Prabhas, Allu Arjun, Ram Charan, NTR, Vijay Devarakonda and many others. In India, movies are mostly star-focused, action-oriented, and Mass Masala movies. On this page, we are going to see the Indian Box Office Collection 2022 and Highest Grossing Movies of 2022.

Box Office Collection 2022 India: Top 10 This Week

Movie NameRelease DateGross Collection
Khiladi11 February 2022₹14cr*
FIR11 February 2022₹5cr*
DJ Tillu12 February 2022₹4cr*
Sehari11 February 2022₹0.50cr*
Veeramae Vaagai Soodum04 February 2022₹10cr*
Hridayam21 January 2022₹40cr*
Bangarraju14 January 2022₹64cr*
Hero15 January 2022₹6.5cr*
Rowdy Boys14 January 2022₹11cr*
Meppadiyan14 January 2022₹4.5cr*

We have had some exciting announcements so far this month and it’s about to get a whole lot better. There are some very big releases slated this week on Big Screens at PAN India level. Either way, your weekly entertainment is in good hands, with these movies and web series that are releasing this week. Here we have gathered all the Highest Grossing movies 2022 and latest movies Box Office collections along with cost & profit.

Highest Grossing Indian Movies Year Wise (HGOTY)

Below is the list of highest grossing movies on year wise including all languages.

  • 2021 – Pushpa
  • 2020 – Tanhaji
  • 2019 – War
  • 2018 – 2 Point O
  • 2017 – Baahubali 2
  • 2016 – Dangal
  • 2015 – Bajrangi Bhaijaan
  • 2014 – PK
  • 2013 – Dhoom 3
  • 2012 – Ek Tha Tiger

Box Office Collection 2022 India:

Because of the reduction in GST slabs on movie tickets to 18%, the growth of Box Office share has grown even higher in 2019. In 2018, the Govt of India has made some changes to the entertainment tax, GST on movie tickets costing up to Rs 100 was reduced to 12% from 18% while the tickets over Rs 100 reduced to 18% from 28%. Box Office collection in India so far of all movies in 2022-2021-2019-2018, This list is updated whenever a new movie with high expectation releases. Movie Costs are estimates containing both Production and Print and Advertising costs. This list contains Total Collections worldwide. We have added the big movies with their updated collections for 2022 also Here is the complete list.

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India Box Office Report 2022

  • With the Spike in Covid-19 cases the release dates of PAN India movies like Valimai, Radhe Shyam and RRR have been postponed
  • The peak season for Tollywood Box Office is Sankranthi, Telugu audience are going to witness the movies like Bangarraju, Hero, Rowdy Boys and others on Pongal 2022
  • Super Sharanya has become the first Box Office Hit of Malayalam film industry in 2022
  • Sankranthi/ Pongal 2022 which is the peak season for Box Office especially in South India seen dull with the postponement of big budget PAN India movies
  • Bangarraju is the only big Telugu film released in South India for Pongal 2022 along with other hyped movies like Hero(2022) and Rowdy Boys
  • Kollywood Box Office figures of Pongal 2022 releases not even crossed Rs.1 Cr Nett which is a biggest disappointment for the distributors
  • Bangarraju is the first Telugu film and as well as first film in India to gross Rs.100 Cr mark at Box Office in 2022
  • Malayalam film Hridayam has become the biggest opener of Mollywood in 2022

Indian Box Office Report 2021

Covid-19 has made everything upside down including the Cinema of India. Theaters have been closed for many days and Govt has laid many restrictions even after the reopen. Due to of the imposed guidelines on Theaters and IMAX, producers have seen drop in collections. However, regional film industries like Tollywood and Kollywood becomes a sort of messiah for bringing audiences back to cinema halls in South Indian States. Especially films like Vijay’s Master, Uppena, Karck and others succeeded in bringing audience to theaters after the reopen of theaters.

  • The biggest Indian grosser of 2021 at Box Office is Pushpa, with Gross collection of Rs.350 Cr
  • The second biggest Grosser of 2021 is Sooryavanshi, with Gross collection of Rs.300 Cr
  • The third biggest Grosser of 2021 is Vijay’s Master, with Gross collection of Rs.260 Cr
  • Tollywood is the only film industry that did well at Box Office in 2021 which is followed by Kollywood and Bollywood
  • The Malayalam film industry is highly relied on OTT platforms during the year 2021 due to of the surge in COVID-19 cases
  • Kannada film industry relieved from COVID-19 after the release of Darshan’s Roberrt and Puneet Rajkumar’s Yuvarathnaa
  • Kurup has become the highest Grossing Malayalam film in 2021
  • Kurup also the highest grossing Indian movie in UAE – GCC 2021
  • Roberrt has become the highest Grossing Kannada film in 2021
  • India has lost highly talented actor Power Star Puneet Rajkumar, died with sudden Heart Stroke
  • Puneet Rajkumar death has severely impacted the Box Office of Kannada film industry

Indian Box Office Report 2019-20

Considering all languages (Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi and other Regional Cinema), the total Box Office Gross of Indian Cinema in 2019 is estimated to be 11000 Cr.

  • Due to reduction in GST rates on entertainment industry in 2019, the Nett Box Office collection shows higher growth than Gross
  • Both Kollywood and Tollywood occupied 02nd place in terms of highest no.of footfalls into Theaters, which is 20% of the overall Indian Box Office footfalls in 2019-20
  • The total footfalls of Tollywood film lovers in 2019 is 20 crore out of total 100 Cr
  • The total footfalls of Tamil audience in 2019 is 20 crore out of total 100 Cr
  • The average ticket price for Telugu movies is Rs.80/- in 2019-20
  • The first weekend (Day 1 to 3) contribution is more than 50% to the total Box Office collection of Tollywood in 2019, which shows the dependency of Telugu movies on first 3 days of release.
  • Saaho was the 3rd biggest movie in 2019 and collected above 340 crore at Box Office
  • Telugu Cinema contribution in the total India’s Box Office collection (Rs 10,000) is around 2000 crore
  • Compared with 2018, Tollywood achieved up to 3% growth in 2019
  • Sye Raa is the 10th biggest film at Indian Box Office in 2019 with more than 200 crore collections including all languages
  • In 2019, Tollywood made many content based movies like Jersey, Majili, Mallesham, Agent Sai Srinivasa Athreya, Mathu Vadalara, Rakshasudu, Evaru, Brochevarevarura, Oh Baby, etc.
  • Only few movies from big stars like Mahesh Babu’s Maharshi and Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa are quite impressive


What is Box Office Collection Gross?

The Gross Collection of a movie represents the total money made by the film after selling the tickets.

What is Box Office Collection Nett?

The Box Office NET Collection of a movie represents the total money made by the film after selling the tickets excluding entertainment taxes. In general it is 85% of the total Gross collection, It means 100 Cr gross collection movie makes Rs.85 Cr Net.

Net = Gross – 12% Govt Taxes

What is the Box Office Collection Share?

The Box Office Collection Share of a movie represents the total money made by selling the tickets excluding entertainment taxes and as well as excluding theater rents, Electricity bill and maintenance. The distributor share generally varies from 55% to 75% of the total Net collection, it means a 100 Cr gross film makes a distributor share of minimum Rs.46 Cr and a maximum of Rs.63 Cr.

Share = Net – (Theater Rent/ Satellite Cube Rent)

Note: The % of distributor share varies from one film industry to another film industry based on the agreements. Bollywood generally follows 55% distributor share while Tollywood has up to 75% distributor share.

How is Distributor Share Calculated?

Usually it depends upon the agreement between the distributors and the theatre owners. So, there is no fixed formula for the calculation of the distributor share. But out of the total gross, 85% will be the Nett across all the states in India as of today.

What is the Highest Grossing Indian Movie?

Based on the previous movies track records at Box Office, PAN Indian actor Prabhas is known to be the King of box office in India. He is in the front-line for Day 1 highest opening collections in India. On the other side, Bollywood actor Aamir Khan holds the record of highest grossing Indian movie “Dangal” till date.

Highest Grossing Indian Movie: Dangal
Highest Grossing Movie in India: Bahubali II

Who is the Indian Box Office King?

Based on the previous movies track records at Box Office, PAN Indian actor Prabhas is known to be the King of box office in India. He is in the front-line for Day 1 highest opening collections in India. On the other side, Bollywood actor Aamir Khan holds the record of highest grossing Indian movie “Dangal” till date.

Indian Box Office King: Prabhas
Bollywood Box Office King: Salman Khan

Who is the South Indian Box Office King?

Rajinikanth is the King of Box Office in South India If we consider the collections only in South Indian territories. Besides him, Vijay, Pawan Kalyan, Ajith, Prabhas, Allu Arjun, Mahesh Babu, Chiranjeevi, Ram Charan, Yash and Jr NTR have a strong hold on the South Indian market.

Kollywood Box Office King: Vijay
Tollywood Box Office King: Mahesh Babu
Sandalwood Box Office King: Darshan Thoogudeepa
Malayalam Box Office King: Mohanlal


All figures in this report considered as an estimate, they might not match the accurate figures. The box office highlights of 2022 have been compiled from various sources using estimates from various credible trade sources, both online and offline.

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