Tamil Films with the Highest Grosses: Kollywood, or Tamil cinema, one of the major south Indian filmmaking industries, produces many box office smashers each year; here, we discuss the top ten highest-grossing Tamil films of all time.
Tamil cinema’s biggest stars The list of top ten grossing films is dominated by Rajinikanth and Thalapathy Vijay, who have the most films on the list.
When it comes to the highest-grossing Tamil film, the 2018 science-fiction film 2.0, starring superstar Thalaivar Rajinikanth, tops the list. It was made on a budget of Rs 500 to 570 crores and grossed between Rs 825-850 crores worldwide at the box office (including china gross).
Bigil, Thalapathy Vijay’s sports action film directed by Atlee, is the second-highest Tamil grosser, made on a budget of Rs 140 crores and accumulating a whopping Rs 310 crores at the BO WW.
Rajinikanth’s Enthiran is third with a worldwide gross of Rs 290 crores, and Rajini’s gangster drama Kabali is fourth with a worldwide gross of Rs 286 crores. Sarkar, directed by A.R. Murugadoss, took fifth place with a total gross collection of Rs 276 at the box office worldwide.
Following the success of Pushpa, which shattered the box office not only in South India but also in the Hindi belt, the makers are now attempting to release their upcoming film on a national scale.
I hope you watched the Baahubali movie series and this was broken mostly all cinema records.
Recent releases such as Valimai and Beast were also shown in multiple languages across India. Following this, superstar Kamal Haasan’s latest film, Vikram, was released on a pan-India basis and performed exceptionally well at the box office.
Movies with release dates in 2022 like Valimai and Beast have had multilingual screenings across India. Following this, Vikram and PS1 were also released on a national scale in India and had excellent box office results everywhere. As a result, there will be a lot of new Tamil movies released across India.
Here is a list of the top 10 highest-grossing Tamil films.
Release Date- 28 April 2017
Star Cast- Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamanna Bhatia
India(Gross)- Rs 510.99 Crores
Worldwide Gross- Rs 1810 Crores
Release Date- 29 November 2018
Star Cast- Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar, Amy Jackson
India(Gross)- Rs 630 crores
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 850 crores
Baahubali: The Beginning
Release Date- 10 July 2015
Star Cast- Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Tamanna Bhatia
India(gross)- Rs 511.35 crore
Worldwide(gross)- Rs 650 Crores
Release Date: 3 June 2022
Star Cast: Kamal Haasan, Vijay Sethupathi
India(Gross): Rs 209.90 crores** (11 days)
Worldwide (Gross): Rs 400 crores**(30 days)
Release Date: 30 Sept 2022
Star Cast: Vikram, Jayam Ravi, Karthi, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Trisha
India(Gross): Rs 318-325 crores
Overseas(Gross): Rs 170-175 crores
Worldwide (Gross): Rs 488-500 crores
Release Date- 25 October 2019
Star Cast- Vijay, Nayanthara, Jackie Shroff
India(Gross)- Rs 217 crores
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 308 crores
Release Date: 1 Oct 2010
Star Cast: Rajinikanth, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan,
India(Gross): Rs 207 crores
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 289 crores
Release Date: 22 July 2016
Star Cast: Rajinikanth, Radhika Apte, Sai Dhanshika
India(Gross): Rs 195 crores
Worldwide (Gross): Rs 285 crores
Release Date: 6 November 2018
Star Cast: Vijay, Keerthy Suresh
India(Gross): Rs 185 crores
Worldwide (Gross): Rs 260 crores
Release Date- 18 Oct 2017
Star Cast- Vijay, SJ Suryah, Sathyaraj
India(Gross): Rs 190 crores
Worldwide (Gross): Rs 254 crores
Release Date- 10 January 2019
Star Cast- Rajinikanth, Vijay Sethupathi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui
India(Gross)- Rs 182 crores
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 250 crores
Release Date- 9 Jan 2020
Star Cast- Rajinikanth, Nayanthara, Nivetha Thomas, and Suniel Shetty
India(Gross)- Rs 185 crores
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 247 crores
Release Date- 13 January 2021
Star Cast- Vijay, Vijay Sethupathi, and Malavika Mohanan
India(Gross)- Rs 200 Cr (est.)
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 245.3 Cr (est.)
Release Date- 14 Jan 2015
Star Cast- Vikram, Amy Jackson
India(Gross)- Rs 179 crores
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 240 crores
Release Date- 13 April 2022
Star Cast- Vijay, Pooja Hegde
India(Gross)- Rs 168 crores+
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 235.05 crores
Release Date- 7 Feb 2013
Star Cast- Kamal Haasan, Rahul Bose, Shekhar Kapur
India(Gross)- Rs 175 crores
Worldwide (Gross)- Rs 220 crores
Release Date- 13 June 2008
Star Cast- Kamal Haasan, Asin Thottumkal, Mallika Sherawat
India (Gross)- Rs 168 Crores