The name “Bollywood” is derived from the combination of two names; Bombay and Hollywood. This is one of the largest film producing segment in India. Bollywood industry begun in 1913, after the release of the Rajaharischandra and this attracted numerous fans. 2016 is the year of best ever hit Bollywood films in India. On the basis of ranking and Box Office performance, we have enlisted the top ten best Bollywood films in 2016. Check out the list.
Sultan is one of the hit romantic sports- drama film in Bollywood industry. The film written and directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. Aditya Chopra produced this film under Yash Raj Films banner by spending 70 crore. This film became the fourth highest grossing Indian film of all time by earning 584.25 crore Box Office collection. Salman Khan ( Sultan Ali Khan ) and Anushka Sharma ( Aarfa Hussain ) are the hero and heroin of the film.
M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story
M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story is an Indian biographical sports film. Neeraj Pandey is the Writter and Directer of the film. It is considered as the fifth highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2016. The story portrayed the life of Indian cricketer, Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Arun Pandey is the producer of the film. Sushant Singh Rajput, Anupam Kher, Bhumika Chawla, Kiara Advani, Disha Patani are the actors. The film star, Sushant Singh Rajput played the role of Dhoni. The movie got 129.50 crore profit. The production cost is 80 crore.
Airlift is a war thriller movie of 2016. Both Akshay Kumar and Nimrat Kaur are the stars in this film. Raja Krishna Menon is the directer and writer of the film. After studying whole things about war, Raja Krishna Menon wrote this script. Bhushan Kumar, Nikkhil Advani and Vikram Malhotra are the producers of this film. They earned 227.69 crore Box Office collection. 30 crore is the budget of the film.
Rustom is crime thriller film of 2016. Directed by Tinu Suresh Desai and produced by Neeraj Pandey. The script was written by Vipul K Rawal. Beside, the story picturizes the actual life incidents of Naval Officer K.M. Nanavati and businessman, Prem Ahuja. Akshay Kumar, Ileana D’Cruz, Esha Gupta, Arjan Bajwa, Pavan Malhotra, Kumud Mishra, Usha Nadkarni are the main actors in the film. Akshay Kumar played the role of protogonist. The producer spend 50 crore for the production of the film. They got 216.35 crore profit from Box Office collection.
Housefull 3 is a comedy film of 2016. This film was directed and Written by Sajid-Farhad. Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Abhishek Bachchan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Lisa Haydon and Nargis Fakhri are stars played the leading role in the film. Sajid Nadiadwala is the producer of the film. The Budget of Housefull 3 is 85 crore. The film gained 188 crore profit from the Box Office collection.
Fan is directed by Maneesh Sharma. The film came under the banner of Yash Raj Films. This film was made on a budget of 850 million. It is a thriller movie produced by Aditya Chopra. Shah Rukh Khan played a double role in this movie. He is the hero of the film. Waluscha de Sousa, Sayani Gupta, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Deepika Amin, Yogendra Tiku are other leading characters. Fan got 1.88 billion (US$28 million) profit from Box Office collection.
Baaghi directed by Sabbir Khan and Produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. The script written by Sanjeev Dutta. Tiger Shroff and Shraddha Kapoor played the leading characters. Sudheer Babu played the supporting character role in this film. This martial arts film runs under the banner of Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment. In India the film grossed 100 crores. 350 million (US$5.2 million) is the production cost of the film. It gained 1.27 billion (US$19 million) profit.
Neerja is a highest-grossing Bollywood film and biographical thriller movie, which was directed by Ram Madhvani. Atul Kasbekar is the producer of the film. Saiwyn Quadras and Sanyuktha Chawla Shaikh are the script writers. Sonam Kapoor is the heroine of the film. Other supporting characters are Shabana Azmi, Yogendra Tiku and Shekhar Ravjiani. 20 crore (US$3.0 million) is the budget of the film. The film gained 135 crore (US$20 million profit.
Mohenjo Daro is a epic adventure- romantic movie of 2016. This film produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur and directed by Ashutosh Gowariker. The story was written by Preeti Mamgain. This film made on a budget of 100 crore. It grossed 107.75 crore from Box Office collection. Hrithik Roshan and Pooja Hegde are the hero and heroine of the film. It reminds us about the Indus Valley civilization and it’s city Mohenjo Daro. Within 10 days, this film gained 54 crore (US$8.0 million) profit.
Dishoom is an action-adventure film of 2016. This film is directed by Rohit Dhawan. Sajid Nadiadwala produced this film. The script written by Hussain Dala. Varun Dhawan, John Abraham, Saqib Saleem, Jacqueline Fernandez and Akshaye Khanna are the leading characters in this film. 550 million is the production cost of the movie. Dishoom gained 1.21 billion profit from Box Office collection.