Indian cinema is the biggest source of entertainment for the people of India and for others too. But now a day it is not just only a source of entertainment but also a largest source of earning. The popularity of movie can be measured by its first day box office collection.
Top 10 Indian movies which set record on 1st day box office collection are listed below:
10. Kick (26.40 Crore)
Kick, the Salman Khan Starrer movie released on 25 July, 2014 has broken several records of box office. Its first day box office collection was 26.40 Crore. In its opening week it grossed 164.09 crore and collected 233 crore at the Indian box office in its life-time and become the highest grosser of 2014.
9. PK (26.23 Crore)
PK is the story of an alien who lands on Earth for a research mission and lost his remote control of his spaceship. It is the story about his survival on land with a religious massage. Amir Khan and Anushka Sharma were in the lead role in the movie. This movie released on 19 December, 2014 over 6000 screens worldwide and collected 26.63 Crore on its first day of released and grossed Rs 630 Crore worldwide and ranked as the 70th highest grossing film of 2014 worldwide.
8. Bajrangi Bhaijaan (27.25 Crore)
The latest release Bajrangi Bhaijaan as a gift of Eid to the Salman Khan’s fans released on 17 July, 2015 and it nailed the box office and heart of viewers. It collected 27.25 Crore on its first day of release. Multiplexes are still going houseful, hope it will shortly enter in 100 Crores club within few days.
7. Bang Bang! (27.54 Crore)
A film based on the Hollywood movie Knight and Day, Bang Bang has released on 2 October, 2014. It is an action film features Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif in the lead roles, collected 27.54 Crore at the domestic market on the first day however it was a Semi Hit.
6. Singham Returns (30 Crore)
Ajay Devgan starrer Singham Returns is the sequel of the Singham which has been released in 2011. It was a story of an honest police officer and released on 15 August 2014. It earned 30 Crore on its day one in box office and 156.77 Crore after three weeks of its release.
5. Ek Tha Tiger (32.93 Crore)
Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer Ek Tha Tiger released on 15 August, 2012 over 3300 screens nationally. It is hard to decide that it is a love story or an action movie. It earned 32.93 Crore on its first day. It is the highest grossing Bollywood film of the year 2012. It was declared as an All time Blockbuster in India by the box office. Its total earning was 3.35 billion worldwide.
4. Chennai Express (33.12 Crore)
It is a romantic comedy film released on 9 August 2013. Sharukh Khan and Deepika Padukon starrer this movie earned 33.12 Crore on its first day in box office. It entered in to 100 Crores club within 4 days from its release and collected 314 Crore in its life time run in domestic.
3. Dhoom 3 (36.22 Crore)
Amir Khan Starrer Dhoom 3 was the first movie which collected 500 Crore at the box office worldwide. Dhoom 3 released on 20 December 2013 and earned 36.22 crore as its first day collection. It broke so many records of box office. It was the fastest 200 Crore grosser till the date.
2. Happy New Year (44.97 Crore)
A movie directed by Farah Khan has released on 24 October, 2014 and it broke all the box office record till the date. It collected 44.97 Crore on its first day of release. It entered in to 100 Crores club just within 3 days.
1. Baahubali: The Beginning (50 Crore)
It released worldwide on 10 July 2015 and broke all the records of Indian cinema. This film made in Tamil and Telgu and dubbed in so many languages like Hindi, Malayalam and French. It made Indian cinema proud over the worldwide. The first day box office collection of Bahubali was 50 crores. It is the highest first day collection ever made in Indian cinema.