In 2022, Indian movies are among the highest-grossing ones in the world. They bring in hundreds of millions at local box offices, and from sales alone all around the globe. The movie industry has taken on new life in recent times, with more and more people looking to discover Indian cinema. People have come to know about even lesser-known film stars that just broke through with a hit movie or two. Let’s have a look at the top 10 highest grossing Indian Movies of 2022.
K.G.F: Chapter 2 has been the most successful film of 2022. The film earned around ₹1200-1250 crores worldwide. The narrative of KGF and Rocky is continued in Chapter 2 by Vijendra Ingalgi, Son of Anand Ingalgi. After killing Garuda, Rocky escapes the attack of Vanaram’s guards. For the residents of Narachi, he is both a hero and a savior. Adheera, Inayat Khalil, and Ramika Sen are some of the numerous challenges he must overcome in order to keep his vow to his mother.
The film ‘RRR’ grossed ₹1200 crores worldwide. It focuses on the friendship between Alluri Sitarama Raju and Komaram Bheem, two real-life Indian revolutionaries, and their struggle against the British Raj. The story, which takes place in the 1920s, focuses on the unrecorded period of their life when both revolutionaries choose to live quiet lives before waging war for their nation.
Kantara involves Bhootha Kola and Kambla culture. Shiva is a rebel who defends his community and nature in a fight between humans and nature. A death sparks a conflict between the bad powers and the locals. Will he be able to restore tranquility to the village? The domestic collection of this film is the third highest of 2022.
To bring a message from Crown Prince Aditha Karikalan, Vandiyathevan sets out to traverse the Chola territory. As vassals and minor chieftains conspire to assassinate the crown, Kundavai tries to bring about political harmony. A long-tailed comet enters the sky, heralding a period of unrest, and unrest soon sweeps the nation. Ponniyin Selvan: Part 1 is the highest grossing Tamil film of 2022.
Vikram is the second highest grossing Tamil film of 2022. A special investigator is assigned to a case of serial killings. As he investigates, he discovers that the case is not what it first appears to be and that continuing down this road can only result in war amongst all parties concerned.
The movie, which takes its cues from Hindu mythology, follows Shiva, an orphan with pyrokinetic abilities who learns that he is an astra, a weapon of tremendous energy. He makes an effort to stop the Brahmsstra, the strongest of the astras, from slipping into the hands of evil powers with whom he has a shared past. The movie is projected to have made over 431 crores globally, making it the highest-grossing Hindi film of 2022 and the fifth-highest-grossing Indian movie of the same year.
The fictional plot of the movie is around the flight of Hindu Kashmiris from Indian-run Kashmir in the 1990s. The story centers on a Kashmiri Hindu college student who was reared by his exiled grandfather and kept in the dark about his parents’ cause of death. The college student, who had grown to think that the exodus was benign, gets motivated to learn the truth about his family’s deaths after the passing of his grandfather. The plot switches back and forth between the student’s search in the year 2020 and his family’s struggles in the previous 30 years. Kashmir Files is ranked as the second highest grossing Hindi film of 2022.
Bhool Bhulaiya 2 is a standalone sequel to Bhool Bhulaiya (2007). The story revolves around Ruhaan Randhawa, who must pose as a fake psychic in order to cope with Manjulika’s return, a malicious ghost hell-bent on retaliating against the Thakur family. The trip of strangers Reet and Ruhan leads them to an abandoned mansion where a terrifying spirit that has been imprisoned for 18 years is located. The movie is rated the third highest grossing Hindi film of 2022.
Mahi is the protagonist of the story Sarkaru Vaari Paata, and she holds the view that everyone should have good financial discipline. What transpires when he meets Rajendranath, who has little respect for money. Mahi is conned by the woman he loves. In order to get his money back from her father (Rajendranath) who is a powerful MP. Despite mixed reviews, the film became one of the highest grossing Telugu films of 2022.
10. Drishyam 2
Released recently, Drishyam 2 is already the fourth highest grossing Hindi film of 2022. Based on the original 2021 Malayalam movie, which also serves as a prequel to the 2015 movie Drishyam, which was itself adapted from the corresponding 2013 Malayalam movie. A compelling story about an investigation that threatens a family. Can Vijay Salgaonkar this time keep his family safe?