Hollywood films have been dominating the Indian movie market, thanks to the well-liked films with solid visual effects and growing popularity of action-driven stunts performed. With Captain Marvel almost close to entering the top 5 highest grossing Hollywood films of all time in India, let us check out other films which minted huge money at the Indian box office.
Hollywood superhero big-wig, Captain Marvel, thanks to the solid promotions, Marvel brand name and exciting trailer, sprung a surprise and opened to a fabulous response on 8th March with Rs 12.75 crores, which made it the second best opening film of Hollywood in India after Avengers:Infinity War (Rs 31 crores). Avengers : Infinity War broke all the records last year at the box office when it collected an eye-popping Rs 224.08 crores in India making it the highest grossing Hollywood film.
The market for Hollywood films has been growing substantially at the Indian box office. Thanks to the impact of social media like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, the Indian fans are able to connect to their favorite stars who in turn share the post / information on their latest release or upcoming films. If you notice, Hollywood franchise like Marvel Superhero movies , James Bond, Jurassic Park, Harry Potter, Terminator or even Mission Impossible have done quite well in past. In September 2018, the Tom Cruise starrer Mission Impossible : The Fall Out got off to a humongous opening of Rs 10 crores on its first day.
Let us check out the top 10 Hollywood grossing films of all time in India :-
1. Avengers: Infinity War (3D) – 224.08 crores
2. The Jungle Book (3D) – 188.00 crores
3. Avatar – Rs 145 crores
4. Fast and Furious7 (3D) – 110.00 crores
5. Jurassic World – 101.00 crores
6. Fast and Furious 8 (3D) – 86.00 crores
7. Captain Marvel – 81.50 crores*
8. Mission: Impossible – Fallout – 77.00 crores
9. Avengers: Age of Ultron – 76.00 crores
10. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2D) – 72.00 crores