Whenever we talk about South Industry, the first thing that comes to our mind is content and storyline. Focusing on the good and something capturing content, that makes audiences fall in awe of the movies, which has been the specific target of South Cinema. Over the years movies like Baahubali and Enthiran have forced people from around the world to fall in love and praise South Indian movies. South Industry has given a tough fight to Bollywood regarding good cinema around the world with their fabulous scripts and screenplay. In India’s Top 10 highest earning movies Bahubali 2 is at the second spot, in terms of overall Collection.
Let’s Take a Glance On Few Top South Indian Movies:
1. Bahubali: The Conclusion
S S Raja Mouli’s second part of Bahubali series which stormed the Indian Cinema by collecting around 1,700 Cr is looking to set break Dangal’s record. The movie is going to release in China where Aamir khan’s movie has earned 1,100 crores alone. This is a second part after the Bahubali the Begining. The film reveals the secret of the killing of Bahubali (Prabhas) in the movie By Katappa. The visual effects of the movie are awesome. The fight scenes are enthralling. The fight scene between Bhalladeva and Bahubali looks so realistic and mesmerizes the audience. Hope you all will love the fact that this is one of the historic movies from Indian cinema. The acting of Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Ramya Krishnan, Sathyraj, and each every actor is just commendable.
2. Bahubali: The Begining
Whenever there will be a list of most popular and historical movies, the Bahubali will be on the top 3 list, in terms of screenplay, storyline, graphics, animation, and content. The movie which was made with the budget of 160 Cr, earned 650 Cr worldwide. The movie was released in four version including Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, and Malayalam. It’s the third highest earner movie from India after Dangal. It’s considered as the third all-time blockbuster from the South cinema. The movie garnered National Film Award for best special effects in the 63rd National Film Awards. This is an epic South Indian movie.
Kabali is an action packed movie from South. The movie was lead by the Superstar Rajnikanth with his superb action and acting. From 1992 except few, all the Rajnikanth movies have the songs by the ace singer S.P. Balasubrahmanyam, but this movie doesn’t have the songs by the Balasubrahmanyam Sir. Earlier it was supposed to be supernatural but later on, it turned out to be gangster movie with a different plot. Rajinikanth’s, daughter Soundarya is behind the making and production of the movie. The movie has its story on the real life of the Don Kabaleeshwaran. The movie earned 380 Cr worldwide.
4. Enthiran (Robot)
Enthiran or Robot which was Science-Fiction movie got to release in 2010. Rajinikanth Sir and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan were the main lead in the movie. The movie revolves around a Robot which was made by the scientist Rajinikanth in the movie, whose character was played by Rajni Sir. The Scientist tries to fill emotions and feelings into the Robot like humans, but later that costs the scientist once the robot falls in love with the scientist’s fiancee. The budget of the movie was approximately 200 Cr. The worldwide collection of the movie was 300 Cr. The visual effects of the movie were quite scintillating, especially when a sequence of Robots structures themselves together to look like a demon creature. This is an amazing science-fiction South Indian movie.
I is the romantic-thriller from the Telugu cinema, which was released in the year 2015. The movie was made with the Budget 100 Cr, but Due to the star and acting of the actors, especially Vikram movie accumulated around 250 Cr worldwide. The story revolves around Vikram who is a bodybuilder in the movie and wants to become Mr. India. He ultimately gets his shot at Mr. India, by winning Mr. Tamilnadu. The movie revolves around the premature aging subject. Vikram also got the best actor award from Filmfare for his role. This is an amazing South Indian movie from Vikram.
Vishwaroopam is one of the most incredible Kamal Haasan movies, which got to release in the year 2013. It’s a Spy-Thriller movie. Kamal Hassan and Rahul Bose were in the main lead. The movie revolves around Kamal Hassan, who works as a spy for the RAW, against his own terrorist organization Al Qaeda where he used to work earlier. The movie got huge Protest from Muslim community from Tamilnadu, which caused the movie to delay further 15 days in Tamilnadu, which affected its collection. This was the first film to release via Direct Broadcast Satellite. The budget of the movie was around 120 Cr. The film accumulated around 230 Cr worldwide.
7. Sivaji The Boss
Sivaji is a Tamil-Masala film, which has its release in the year 2007. The Rajnikanth starrer movie’s music composition is by the AR Rahman. In this flick, Rajni sir has played the role of a Software System Architect who returns to India after finishing his work from the Unites States of America. He returns with a dream to provide the free education and medical treatment to people. The Hindi version of the movie got to release in the year 2010. The budget of the movie was around 60 Cr and earns 222 Cr worldwide, including its Hindi version. This is a marvelous South Indian movie from Rajinikanth.
Dasavathaaram, as the name suggests, is a movie with 10 characters. All the characters have an efficient portray by the Kamal Haasan. The movie revolves around people’s starting from the 12th Century to 21st Century. It’s a Tamil science fiction disaster movie which got to release in the year 2008. The music composer is Himesh Reshammiya. The Budget of the movie was around 65 Cr. The movie garnered around 210 Cr worldwide. This is a marvelous South Indian movie.
Thuppakki is an action-thriller movie, which hit the theaters in the year 2012. The movie has direction from the director A R Murugadoss. This was the first movie from Kollywood to earn 100 Cr. The movie is all about Actor, Vijay, how he acts on terror groups and destroys their sleeper cells. Vidyut Jamwal also played the role of an antagonist. It was the biggest hits in the year 2012 from The Tamil cinema. The Hindi movie Holiday is a remake of Thuppakki. The budget of the movie was around 63 Cr. The movie collected around 180 Cr worldwide.
10. Khaidi No 150
Khaidi no 150 is an action-drama Telugu movie, which got to release in the year 2017. The South star Chiranjeevi and Kajal Agarwal were in the lead roles. Chiranjeevi has played the dual roles in the movie. Here the actor played a role of a conman who starts to conning farmers. He gets a conviction in that case and runs to Bangkok. After a period he realizes his mistakes and becomes liberator for the farmers. Chiranjeevi looks fresh and ravishing in his young attire, just like the old days when he played Shankar Dada in 2007. The budget of the movie was around 20 Cr excluding Chiranjeevi’s fees. The movie collected around 165 Cr worldwide.
The South Industry consists of Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and few more parts. In the year 2015 Kanchana 2 and Kaka Mutai earned more than their budget, shocking the trade analysts, on the other hand, high budget movies such as Shivam, Kushi Kushiyali, Jackson, and Vajrakaya flopped. The High gain of few lower budget movies, proved the worth of good content and new stories, and kind of different stories are moving away from the typical storylines.
So, here’s the list of top highest grossing movies from South India. Hope you have a good time reading this. Till then, stay tuned for more such posts and don’t forget to share our page.