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Vakeel Saab turned out to be the second highest-grossing Telugu film of the year 2021 by amassing over 137.6 crores. The story is about three independent and strong women who fight a challenging battle against an influential spoiled brat. The situation seems hopeless until an accomplished lawyer with a troubled past gets on board with their cause. The movie became the highest opener in India after the pandemic as it was able to gather Rs 42 Crore at the box office on the first day of its release. Directed by Venu Sriram, this movie, which is a remake of the Bollywood film Pink, was released in April 2021.
The next spot went to Kabir Khan's dramatic movie 83, it is a biopic of a legendary cricketer and former Indian Cricket Team captain, Kapil Dev. The movie is all about a journey of becoming a team that could trust itself to defeat the mightiest men in the gentlemen's game. Filmmaker Kabir Khan's sports drama biopic '83' has a good run at global box office by amassing Rs.193 crore in collections.
Thalapathy Vijay and Vijay Sethupathi's 'Master' was released during Pongal festival last year. The film got back the audience into the cinema's post-Covid restrictions. Even with 50% occupancy, the action thriller film performed well at the box office and reportedly grossed close to Rs.250 Crore at the overall box office, which makes it in the third spot on our list of highest-grossing movies of 2021. The story is about a troubled alcoholic teacher, JD, who is sent to teach at a juvenile reform school. But when he realizes a dangerous criminal is using his students to cover up his crimes, JD sets out to stop him.
Sooryavanshi comes 2nd to our list of highest grossing blockbuster movies in 2021. Akshay Kumar has successfully taken over the mantle from his predecessors (Singham and Simba), and with a generous dose of flying and somersaulting cars, this one is quite a bumper Diwali entertainer for you. Directed by Rohit Shetty, the film features Ranveer Singh, Katrina Kaif, Javed Jaafri, Jackie Shroff, and others. The film was a huge success at the box office and marked the top rank among the 2021 highest grossing movies of Bollywood with a total collection of approx Rs.293 Crores.
Allu Arjun's 'Pushpa: The Rise' is the highest grossing movie of Indian film industry in 2021. The movie reportedly crossed Rs.200 crore mark, within just 2 weeks of its release in the later half of December. Post Covid 19 Pandemic, this movie became the first to cross Rs.100 crore on opening weekend. The story is about a labourer named Pushpa, who makes enemies as he rises in the real world of sandalwood smuggling. It's an action drama film directed by Sukumar; and stars Allu Arjun and Rashmika Mandanna.
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