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Dangal, directed by Nitesh Tiwari, stars Aamir Khan as wrestler and Olympic coach Mahavir Singh Phogat. Dangal is a powerhouse of a film that takes the idea of gender equality to a whole new level. It is the biggest film of Aamir Khan's illustrious acting career.
Sultan, Salman Khan’s Eid gift to his fans was a sports drama that chronicled the rise and fall of a wrestler. Released on 6, July, this YRF banner movie earned Rs 300 crore in the domestic market.
M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, 2016 was certainly the year sports movies performed tremendously well at the box office. Sushant Singh Rajput in the role of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, India’s most successful skipper for limited overs, swooned everyone. The biopic raked in Rs 129 crore.
Airlift, Akshay Kumar starrer Airlift that was inspired by real life events impressed viewers. It earned Rs 129 crore at the domestic market and became the first movie of 2016 to enter the coveted Rs 100 crore club.
Rustom, Featuring Akshay Kumar, Ilena D’ Cruz and Lisa Haydon, Rustom took inspiration from the scandalous case of KM Nanavati vs the State of Maharashtra. Rustom became a box office success by earning Rs 127 crore at the ticket counters.
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Despite being shrouded in controversy, days before its release Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil managed to enter the coveted Rs 100 crore. The multi starrer grossed Rs 112. 39 crore at the Box Office.
Housefull 3, The third installment of the Housefull franchise was the only comedy movie to enter the Rs 100 crore club in 2016 by earning Rs 107.70 crore.
Shivaay, The Diwali weekend of 2016 witnessed the clash of two biggies, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and Shivaay. The film essentially rode on Ajay Devgn’s shoulders, with him as the principle character, the director, and the co-producer. The film collected Rs 100.25 crore at the BO.
Fan, Shah Rukh Khan starrer Fan was one of the most hyped movies of 2016 but sadly the buzz didn’t translate to box office numbers. The film earned only Rs 85 crore at the Box Office.
Baaghi, Shraddha Kapoor and Tiger Shroff’s first silver screen outing Baaghi earned Rs 76 crore at the Box Office. Though critics weren’t too impressed by the plot or the portrayal of the actors, the movie performed well at the ticket window.