Highest Grossing Telugu Movies Of All Time | Top 24
Highest Grossing Telugu Movies: Tollywood has become one of the biggest film industry in India. Tollywood film industry is full of great artists and talented peoples. Telugu movies are never missing to impress the worldwide audience even with their dubbed versions. And the proof of this is the success of the Telugu hit movies at Tollywood Box Office.
Highest Grossing Telugu Movies Of All Time
1. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (Rs 1,793.08 Crore)
Baahubali: The Conclusion is an Indian Telugu language action movie released on 28 April 2017. The film Baahubali: The Conclusion is directed by S.S. Rajamouli and produced by Prasad Devineni and Shobu Yarlagadda under the banner of Arka Media Works and distributed by Arka Media Works (Telugu), K Production (Tamil), Global United Media(Malayalam), Dharma Production(Hindi). Baahubali: The Conclusion stars Prabhas, Anushka Shetty, and Rana Daggubati Sathyaraj, Ramya Krishnan, Nassar, and Tamannaah. Music is given by M.M Keeravani.
Baahubali: The Conclusion is the second series of the Baahubali franchise, followed by Baahubali: The beginning. Baahubali: The Conclusion is highest grossing Telugu movies of all time. Baahubali: The Conclusion mark a record collection of Rs 1793.08 crore worldwide. Baahubali: The Conclusion garnered a never seen before a reception in markets across the world.
2. Baahubali: The Beginning (Rs 650 Crore)
Baahubali: The Beginning is an Indian Telugu language action film released in the year 2015. Baahubali: The Beginning is directed by S. S. Rajamouli and produced by Shobu Yarlagadda and Prasad Devineni under the banner of Arka Media Works and distributed by Arka Media Works (Telugu), Dharma Production(Hindi), Studio Green, UV Creation, Sri Thenandal Films (Tamil). Baahubali: The Beginning stars Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, and Tamannaah in the lead roles of the film, with Ramya Krishnan, Sathyaraj, and Nassar in supporting characters in the movie.
Baahubali: The Beginning is based on the story which follows Shivudu, an adventurous young man who helps his love, a rebellious warrior intending to rescue the former queen of Mahishmati. Baahubali movie is one of the highest grossing Telugu movies of all time with Rs 650 crore worldwide box office gross. Baahubali: The Beginning is the first epic film to be produced at such a high budget in Telugu cinema.
3. Rangasthalam (Rs 300 Crore)
Rangasthalam is an Indian Telugu language period action film released on 30 March 2018. Rangasthalam is directed by Sukumar. Rangasthalam is produced by Naveen Yerneni, Y. Ravi Sankar and Mohan Cherukuri under the banner Mythri Movie Makers . Rangasthalam stars Ram Charan and Samantha Akkineni in the lead roles of the film. Rangasthalam is written by Sukumar; music is given by Devi Sri Prasad.
The movie collects Rs 300 crore worldwide box office gross. Rangasthalam is based on the story of Chitti Babu(Ram Charan) is a partially deaf, who doesn’t let his disability deter him and his brother Kumar Babu (Aadhi Pinisetty) return from Dubai only to see that nothing has changed in the village. A complicated man Jagpathi Babu (Garu) dreaded President rules a small village.
4. Bharat Ane Nenu (Rs 231 Crore)
Bharat Ane Nenu is an Indian Telugu language political thriller film released on 20 April 2018. Bharat Ane Nenu is directed by Koratala Siva. Bharat Ane Nenu is produced by DVV Danayya under the banner DVV Entertainments. Bharat Ane Nenu stars Mahesh Babu, Kiara Advani, Prakash Raj, R. Sarathkumar, Devraj, Posani Krishna Murali and Brahmaji. Bharat Ane Nenu is written by Koratala Siva and music is given by Devi Sri Prasad
Bharat Ane Nenu earns a total collection of Rs 231 crore worldwide. The movie is based on a story of a political thriller movie, Bharat Ram (Mahesh Babu) clueless about his future he comes from London after graduate and become the Chief Minister of Andhara Pradesh due to the unfortunate death of his father, Ragahava Raju (R.Sarathkumar).
5. Srimanthudu (Rs 197 Crore)
Srimanthudu is an Indian Telugu language action film released on 7 August 2015. Srimanthdu is directed by Koratala Siva. Srimanthudu is produced by Y. Naveen, Y. Ravi Sankar, C.V Mohan and Mahesh Babu under the banner G. Mahesh Babu Entertainment Pvt. Ltd and Mythri Movie Makers. Srimanthudu stars Mahesh Babu, Shruti Haasan, Rajendra Prasad and Jagapathi Babu. Srimanthudu is written by Koratala Siva and music is given by Devi Sri Prasad.
Srimanthudu is based on a story of Harsha Vardhan a young man who inherits a business Empire from his father Ravikanth (Jagapati Babu), Harsha Vardhan adopts a village of his and his father’s ancestral roots village name Devarakota, trying to develop and living standard of the village life. The films collect a total box office collection of Rs 197 Crore worldwide.
6. Mahanati (Rs 169 Crore)
Mahanti is an Indian Telugu language biographical film based on the life of former legendary actress Savitri, released on 9 may 2018. Mahanati is directed by Nag Ashwin. Mahanati is produced by C. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna Dutt and Priyanka Dutt under the banner Vyjayanthi Movies and Swapna Cinema. Mahanati stars Keerthy Suresh, Dulquer Salmaan, Samantha Akkineni, Vijay Devarakonda, Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, Rajendra Prasad, and Bhanupriya. Mahanati is written by Sai Madhav Burra and music is given by Mickey J.Meyar.
Mahanati is based on a story of life and career of one of the legendary South Indian Cinema’s Actress and iconic starlets and first Indian Female superstar name Savitri. The film Mahanati collects total worldwide box office collection of Rs 169 crore.
7. A Aa (Rs 166.3 Crore)
A Aa is an Indian Telugu romantic comedy film released on 2 June 2016. A Aa is directed by Trivikram Srinivas. A Aa is produced by S. Radha Krishna under the banner Haarika & Hassine Creations. A Aa stars Samantha Akkineni, Nitin, Srinivas Avasarala and Anupama Parameswaran. The movie is based on the novel ‘Meena’ Written by Yaddanapudi Sulochana Rani.
The film collects Rs 166.3 crore of total worldwide box office collection. A Aa is based on a story of Youngman Aanand Vihar(Nithlin) and Anasuya Ramalingam(Samantha Ruth), Aanand belongs to a middle-class family, a former caterer and further become a chief in Hyderabad, has many responsibilities to fulfill like marrying off his sister and paying the debts.
8. Khaidi No. 150 (Rs 166.2 Crore)
Khaidi No. 150 is an Indian Telugu language action film released on 11 January 2017. Khaidi No. 150 is directed by V.V. Vinayak. Khaidi No. 150 is produced Ram Charan, A. Subaskaran, and Surekha Konidela. The film makes a big mark collecting Rs 166.2 crore total worldwide box office collection. Khaidi No. 150 stars superstar Chiranjeevi and Kajal Aggarwal. Khaidi No. 150 is written by Paruchuri Brothers, and Sai Madhav Burra (Dialogue)and music is given by Devi Sri Prasad.
Khaidi No.150 is based on a story of a Petty Criminal of Kolkata, prisoner Kathi Seenu(Chiranjeevi) helps police to escape and capture the prisoner. He moves to Hyderabad and planning to shift Bangkok, but however, Kathi Seenu falls in Love of Lakshmi(Kajal Agarwal) and drop the plan to shift Bangkok. Seenu and his friend notice Shankar (Chiranjeevi) being shot who exactly look like him. Seenu decided to impersonate with Shankar to escape with police.
9. Fidaa (Rs 139 Crore)
Fidaa is an Indian Telugu language romantic film released on 21 July 2017. Director of the movie is Shekhar Kammula and produced by Dil Raju and Shrish under the banner Sri Venkateswara Creations. Fidaa stars Varun Tej, Sai Pallavi and Sai Chand. The film is written, and screenplay by Shekhar Kammula and music is given by Shakthikanth Karthick (songs) and J.B (Background Score).
Fidaa is based on a story of a Man name Varun (Varun Tej) who is NRI and live in Texas, the United States of America with his elder brother Raju and adopted brother Bujji. Varun is a medical student and focusing aim to become a neurosurgeon. Fidaa earns Rs 139 crore from the worldwide box office.
10. Nannaku Prematho (Rs 135 Crore)
Nannaku Prematho is an Indian Telugu language thriller film released on 13 January 2016. Director of the movie is Sukumar and produced by B.V.S.N. Prasad under banner Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra distributed by Reliance Entertainment and Phantom Films. Nanaku stars N.T. Rama Rao Jr., Rakul Preet Singh, Rajendra Prasad and Jagapati Babu. The film is written by Buchibabu Sana, and Srinivas Rungali and dialogues are written by Vikaram Juthika; music is given by Devi Sri Prasad.
London based Subhramanyam youngest son Abhiram (Jr. NTR) quit his job and starts his own company, Canals, and KMC Pipes. Abhiram comes to know that his father hi suffering from pancreatic cancer and can survive hardly month or more to live. The thriller film collects Rs 135 crore in the worldwide box office.
11. Attarintiki Daredi (Rs 129 Crore)
Attarintiki Daredi is an Indian Telugu language comedy-drama film released on 27 September 2013. The movie is directed and written by Trivikaram Srinivas and produced by B.V.S.N. Prasad under banner Sri Venkateswara Cine Chitra distributed by Reliance Entertainment.
The movie earns Rs 129 Crore worldwide. Attarintiki Daredi Stars Pawan Kalyan, Samantha Akkineni, Pranitha Subhash, Nadhiya, Boman Irani and Brahmanandam. Music in the film is given by Devi Sri Prasad.
12. Jantha Garage (Rs 122 Crore)
Janta garage is an Indian Telugu language action drama film released on 1 September 2016. The movie is directed and written by Koratala Siva and produced by Naveen Yerneni, Y. Ravi Sankar and C.V.Mohan under the banner of Mythri Movie Makers distributed by Eros International. Jantha Garage stars Mohanlal, Jr. NTR, Samantha Akkineni, Unni Mukundan and Nithya Menen. Music is given by Devi Sri Prasad
The film earns a total amount of Rs 122 crore worldwide. A man name Sathyam (Mohanlal) is a small garage and his brother Shiva (Rahman) works in Hyderabad and opens a Garage for Sathyam in Hyderabad. The janatha Garage becomes a self-appointed group of people to get help by taking law enforcement by killing the goons and look like a road accident.
13. Arjun Reddy (Rs 115 Crore)
Arjun Reddy is an Indian Telugu language drama film released on 25 August 2017. The movie is directed and written by Sandeep Vanga and produced by Pranay Reddy Vanga under the banner of Bhadrakali Mali. Arjun Reddy stars Vijay Deverakonda and Shalini Pandey. The soundtrack is given by Radhan and Score by Harshavardhan Rameshwar.
The film earned a total of Rs 115 crore worldwide. A brilliant student Arjun Reddy medico who’s the topper of his class and has anger management issues, studied in a final-year student at St. Mary’s Medical College In Mangalore.
14. Seethamma Vakitio Sirimalle Chettu (Rs 111.4 Crore)
Seethamma Vakitio Sirimalle Chettu is an Indian Telugu language drama film released on 11 January 2013. The movie is directed and written by Srikanth Addala and produced by Dil Raju under the banner of Sri Venkateswara Creations distributed by 14 Reels Entertainment (overseas). Seethamma Vakitio Sirimalle Chettu stars Daggubati Venkatesh, Mahesh Babu, Anjali and Samantha Ruth Prabhu. The soundtrack of the movie is given by Mickey Sharma and Score by Mani Sharma.
A sweet, kindhearted and straightforward man Relangi Mavayya (Relangi Uncle) who belong to middle-class family lives in the village with his big happy family. Peddodu, Relangi’s son sociable person and live in his own terms. Peddodu and Geetha love each other and want to get married. The film has collected Rs 111.4 crore worldwide.
15. Spyder (Rs 107 Crore)
Spyder is an Indian Telugu language spy thriller film released on 27 September 2017. The movie is directed and written by AR Murugadoss and produced by N.V. Prasad and Tagore Madhu under the banner of NVR Cinema LLP Distributed by Reliance Entertainment and Lyca Production (all parts of Chennai and Tamil Nadu). Spyder stars Mahesh Babu, S.J Surya, Bharath, Rakul Preet Singh, Priyadarshi Pullikonda and RJ Balaji. Music is given by Harris Jayaraj.
Shiva (Mahesh Babu) an Intelligence Bureau office, officers who spy on people. Shiva developed software to listen to the calls and messages to help the needed ones. Spyder has collected total worldwide box office collection of Rs 107 crore
16. Dookudu (Rs 105 Crore)
Dookudu is an Indian Telugu language action drama comedy film released on 23 September 2011. Director of the movie is Srinu Vaitla and produced by Gopichand Achanta, Ram Achanta and Anil Sunkara under banner of 14 Reels Entertainment. Dookudu stars Mahesh Babu, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Brahmanandam, Prakash Raj and Sonu Sood. The movie is written by Srinu Vaitla, Gopimohan and Kona Venkat and music is given by S.Thaman.
The movie has earned Rs 105 crore worldwide. An Independent MLA of the constituency of Shankar Nagar which is named after Shankar Narayan rebel of poor in the area got accident and went into Coma. His son Ajay (Mahesh Babu) is a police officer in Mumbai who fights against the mafia.
17. Manam (Rs 101 Crore)
Manam is an Indian Telugu language fantasy drama film released on 23 may 2014. The film Manam is directed by Vikram Kumar and produced by Akkineni Family under the banner of Annapurna Studios distributed by Reliance Entertainment. Manam stars Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Akkineni Nagarjuna, Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, Shriya Saran and Samantha Akkineni. Dialogues of the movie is written by Harsh Vardhan and music is given by Anup Rubens.
Manam story is based on a miserable marital life of Radha Mohan and Krishna Veni couple, due to some misunderstanding, they decided to file for divorce. Manam movie earns a total of Rs 101 crore.
18. Oopiri (Rs 101 Crore)
Oopiri is an Indian Telugu language comedy-drama film released on 25 March 2016. Director of the movie is Vamsi Paidipally and produced by Prasad V Potluri under the banner of PVP Cinema. Oopiri stars Akkineni Nagarjuna, Karthi, and Tamannaah. Oopiri movie earns a total amount of Rs 101 crore. The film is written by Vamsi Paidipally, Hari, Solomon, Abburi Ravi (Telugu) and Raju Murugan (Tamily) and music is given Gopi Sunder.
Oopiri is story based on cute romantic comedy-drama starts with Vikramadhitya who is big entrepreneur owns a big group of business. However, in Paris, vikramadhitya meets a paragliding accident which leaves him a quadriplegic. To ensure his girlfriend Nandini’s, vikramadhitya send a message by his friend to Nandini that he can’t marry her.
19. Aagadu (Rs 100.5 Crore)
Aagadu is an Indian Telugu language action comedy film released on 19 September 2014. The movie is directed by Srinue Vaitla and produced by Gopichand Achanta, Ram Achanta, and Anil Sunkara under the banner 14 Reels Entertainment distributed by Eros International. Aagadu stars Mahesh Babu, Tamannaah, Rajendra Prasad and Sonu Sood . the movie is written by Anil Ravipudi, Upendra Madhav and Praveen Varma and music is given by S. Thaman
Shankar(Mahesh Babu) is an orphan adopted child by police officer name Raja Rao. Raja Rao, son Bharath, accidentally kills a kid, and Shankar takes the blame on him and prisoned, and Raja Rao warns him not to show his face again. Later Shankar became a police officer and known as ‘Encounter Shankar’ because of his track record. The movie collects total worldwide box office collection of Rs 100.5 Crore.
20. 1: Nenokkadine (Rs 88 Crore)
Nenokkadine is an Indian Telugu language psychological thriller film released on 10 January 2014. The movie is directed and written by Sukumar and produced by Ram Achanta, Gopichand Achanta, and Anil Sunkara under the banner 14 Reels Entertainment distributed by Eros International. Nenokkadine stars Mahesh Babu, Kriti Sanon. The movie is written by Sukumar, and Jakka Hariprasad and music is given by Devi Sri Prasad. The film has earned Rs 88 crore worldwide.
Gautham (Mahesh Babu) is an Indian Rock musician who is missing 25 percent of his grey matter. Gautam is mysterious hallucinates person believes that three of the murderers of his parents are alive. As a child, he was convinced that was an orphan child, and his parents were dead, Gautham goes not remember any memories or how they look like.
21. Race Gurram (Rs 88 Crore)
Race Gurram is an Indian Telugu language action comedy film released on 11 April 2014. Director of the movie is Surender Reddy and produced by Naillamalupu Srinivas and Dr. Venkateshwara Rao under the banner of Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Production. Race Gurram stars Allu Arjun, Shruti Haasan, Shaam, Saloni, Prakash Raj, Ravi Kishan. Music is given by S.Thaman.
Lakshman aka Lucky (Allu Arjun) and Ram (Shaam) are brother and opposite in nature. Ram is an assistant commissioner of police who is the target of politician Shiva Reddy (Ravi Kishan), Lakshman saves his brother and family from Shiva Reddy. The movie has collected Rs 88 crore worldwide.
22. Bhale Bhale Magadivoy (Rs 81.5 Crore)
Bhale Bhale Magadivoy is an Indian Telugu language Romantic comedy film released on 4 September 2015. The movie is directed and written by Maruthi Dasari and produced by V.Vamsi Krishna Reddy, Pramod Uppalapati and Bunny Vasu under the banner of UV Creations and GA2 Pictures. The film earns a total of Rs 81.5 crore worldwide. Bhale Bhale Magadivoy stars Nani, Lavanya Tripathi and Murali Sharma . The music is given by Gopi Sunder.
23. Baadshah (Rs 81 Crore)
Baadshah is an Indian Telugu language action comedy film released on 5 April 2013. Director of the movie is Sreenu Vaitla and produced by Bandla Ganesha under the banner of Parameswara Art Productions and distributed by Great India Films (Overseas). Baadshah stars N.T.Rama Rao Jr., Kajal Aggarwal, Navdeep, Brahmanandam, Kelly Dorji. The music is given by S.Thaman.
Sadhu Bhai (Kelli Dorji) is a most wanted mafia leader who escaped India after various terrorist attacks, and no can dare to challenge Sadhu Bhai. Baadshah (N.T.Rama Rao Jr.) enters in the underworld and challenge Sadhu Bhai. The movie earns a total of Rs 81 Crore worldwide.
24. S/O Satyamurthy (Rs 81 Crore)
S/O Satyamurthy is an Indian Telugu language drama film released on 9 April 2015. Director and writer of the movie is Trivikram Srinivas and produced by S.Radha Krishna under the banner of Haarika & Hassine and distributed by Classic Entertainments(Overseas) and Sri Venkateswara Creations (Nizam). S/O Satyamurthy stars Allu Arjun, Upendra, Prakash Raj, Brahmanandam, Rajendra Prasad, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Sneha, Adah Sharma, Nitiya Menen. Music is given by Devi Sri Prasad.
The movie collects Rs 81 Crore of total worldwide box office collection. Narrator Viraj Anand (Allu Arjun), a billionaire businessman younger son of Sathyamurthy who dies in a road accident. Anand has a 3 billion worth of property and stocks but to save his father’s image and Anand refuse to accept the suggestions of his father’s friend that he should file for bankruptcy to protect his wealth.