Top 10 bollywood blockbusters of all time

Top 10 Bollywood blockbusters of all time

Bollywood movies are so popular all over the world.Most of the movies made in Bollywood are purely meant for entertainment.It includes genres like comedy,drama,action,dance numbers and Romance.Some are ageless classics with strong story lines those have been etched into our memories forever.If you are in real search of Must See Bollywood Films of all time,then

Here is the list of Top 10 Best Bollywood Movies of All Time, in terms of box office numbers and the popularity it got.

1. Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (DDLJ)

The biggest blockbuster of Bollywood.This movie declared as the longest running film till date.DDLJ released in the year 1995 and it is still running in a theatre and getting house full shows.The movie already made history by completed 15 years continuous run at the same theatre.

Release Date: October 20, 1995
Cast:Shahrukh Khan,Kajol,Amrish Puri,Anupam Kher
Director: Aditya Chopra
Music: Jatin-Lalit

Movie Trivia

Director Karan Johar made his acting debut with this movie playing Shahrukh's friend's role.
To make a genuine reaction Shahrukh 'really' dropped Kajol without telling her what is going to happen at the end of song "Rukh Jaa O Dil Deewane"

2. Sholay

One of the Top 10 Bollywood Movies Of 70's.The movie is a benchmark in the careers of Amitabh Bachchan and made him a superstar.Sholay created a record of 5 years continuous run at a theatre.The popularity of the movie passing decades and still getting highest rating on satellite telecast.

Release Date: 15 August 1975
Cast: Amitabh Bachchan,Dharmendra,Hema Malini,Sanjeev Kumar,Jaya Bhaduri,Amjad Khan
Director: Ramesh Sippy
Music: Rahul Dev Burman

Movie Trivia

The movie initially dropped box office collections and the director planned for a different climax 'Amitabh Bachchan not dying at the end sequence' later they dropped the idea because of the  collections started rising.

3. Mughal-E-Azam

The movie tells the popular Indian Romantic story of Salim-Anarkali.Mughal-E-Azam referred to as One of the best Period Movies of Bollywood.This epic romance movie remained the record for the highest grossing film ever until Sholay released and broke the box office numbers.

Release Date: 5 August 1960
Cast: Prithviraj Kapoor,Dilip Kumar,Madhubala,Durga Khote
Director: K. Asif
Music: Naushad

4. Mother India

Telling the story of an Indian mother and her relationship with two sons.The film was beautifully scripted and well narrated.The movie was critically high rated for the performance of Nargis,who then referred to as Bollywood's greatest heroines of all time.

Release Date: 25 October 1957
Cast: Nargis,Sunil Dutt,Rajendra Kumar,Raaj Kumar
Director: Mehboob Khan
Music: Naushad

5. Deewar

Telling the story of two impoverished brothers .Deewaar cemented Amitabh Bachchan's image as the angry young man of Hindi cinema.The film remade into south indian languages like tamil,telugu and followed the success story.

Release Date: 1 January 1975
Cast: Shashi Kapoor,Amitabh Bachchan,Neetu Singh,Nirupa Roy,Parveen Babi
Director: Yash Chopra
Music: Rahul Dev Burman

6. Maine Pyar Kiya

One of the Biggest blockbuster love stories of Bollywood. The movie which elevated the actor Salman khan to stardom.The movie include popular songs like 'Kabootar Ja Ja Ja..','Dil Deewana....'

Release Date: 29 December 1989
Cast: Salman Khan,Bhagyashree,Laxmikant Berde,Alok Nath,Reema Lagoo
Director: Sooraj R. Barjatya
Music: Raamlaxman

7. Gadar Ek Prem Katha

This Romantic-action movie tells the story of a truck driver who falls in love with a girl belonging to an aristocratic family.

Release Date: 15 June 2001
Cast: Sunny Deol,Amisha Patel,Amrish Puri,Lilette Dubey
Music: Uttam Singh
Director: Anil Sharma

8. Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai

The blockbuster made the debut actor Hrithik Roshan to a super star, overnight.A complete entertainer which includes romance, action, and mystery thrilling effect.

Release Date: January 14, 2000
Cast: Hrithik Roshan,Amisha Patel
Director: Rakesh Roshan
Music:Rajesh Roshan

9. Om Shanti Om

The biggest grossing movie not only in India also in overseas collections.The movie features beautiful romantic songs and dance numbers.

Released  Date: 9 November, 2007
Cast:Shahrukh Khan,Deepika Padukone,Kirron Kher,Shreyas Talpade,Arjun Rampal
Director: Farah Khan
Music: Vishal-Shekhar

10.3 Idiots

Biggest hit of the Decade which is critically high rated for its story line and theme.The movie holds the record for the highest opening day collections for a Bollywood film.The movie also listed in Top 10 Bollywood Movies for Students

Release Date: 25 December 2009
Cast: Aamir Khan,Kareena Kapoor,R. Madhavan,Sharman Joshi,Boman Irani,Omi Vaidya
Director: Rajkumar Hirani
Music: Shantanu Moitra

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