This year hasn't been very smooth, especially for the entertainment industry. While a lot of shootings were put at a halt, many makers had to postpone the releases to 2021. However, many movies made it to the silver screen initially this year and others were released on OTT platforms.
In terms of the movie box office performance, this year has been a mix of good and bad. A lot of movies that were expected to do great failed to impress the audience while many others were a surprise package.
With the year coming to an end, we are sure you would want to know if your favourite movies made good business. Read on to know more about the biggest hits and flops of the year.
Biggest Bollywood Hits Of 2020
Earnings - 270.15 Crore
The Unsung Warrior Story was 2020's blockbuster. Ajay Devgn and Kajol starrer, this movie revolved around the story of Tanhaji Malusare who was Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's aide. The film was a visual treat with great performances, action, and an intense storyline.
Earnings - 50 Crores
Sushant Singh Rajput's last movie, Dil Bechara was an adaptation of The Fault In Our Stars. The story of Manny and Kizie touched many hearts. Though Sushant Singh Rajput's fans wanted his last movie to release on the silver screen, the movie was pushed for an OTT release due to the pandemic. The movie was made with a budget of Rs. 38 Crores.
Earnings - 150 Crores
Akshay Kumar and Kiara Advani starrer horror-comedy created a lot of hype because of its song Burj Khalifa. However, the movie got really bad reviews from the critics for being just a mindless 2-hour watch. The movie still managed to earn more than double the budget used in the making.
Earnings - 50 Crores
The story of the Kargil Girl changed the way viewers looked at Janhvi Kapoor as an actor. Janhvi Kapoor was praised for her strong performance and so was Pankaj Tripathi. The incredible real-life story managed to win hearts. Made with a budget of 40 Crores, this Netflix release earned well.
Earnings - 65 Crores
The chemistry between Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurana's character was so entertaining! The story revolved around a bunch of people fighting over a haveli. The satire was a delightful watch.
Biggest Bollywood Flops Of 2020
Earnings - 30 Crores
Taapsee Pannu starrer, Thappad was a flop at the box office. Though the social drama managed to create a conversation around, it didn't earn well. The story revolved around one message - you can't slap a woman and expect that she ignores it. Made with a budget of Rs. 35 Crores, the movie managed to earn Rs. 30 Crore worldwide.
Earnings - 32 Cores
Made with a budget of 45 Crores, this Deepika Padukone and Vikrant Massey starrer failed to create magic on screen. Based on the life of acid attack survivor, Laxmi Agarwal, this Meghna Gulzar directorial got mixed reviews from the critics. Many felt that the film didn't revolve much around the protagonist Malti which was one reason they couldn't connect to the character.
Love Aaj Kal
Earnings - 34.35 Crores
Ever since the Imitiaz Ali directorial was announced, it was getting a lot of hype due to Kartik Aaryan and Sara Ali Khan's pairing. However, the movie missed the mark somewhere. The Valentine's day release was made with a budget of Rs. 65 Crores.
Earnings - 21.75 Crores
Panga was a story that celebrated motherhood. The film revolved around a retired kabaddi player, a mother who leaves behind everything for her family. Though the message of never giving up on our dreams reached many, the movie failed at the box office. Kangana Ranaut and Jassie Gill starrer, the movie was made with a budget of Rs. 45 Crores.
Earnings - 9.36 Crores
Irrfan Khan, Radhika Madan, Deepak Dobriyal, and Kareena Kapoor Khan starrer, Angrezi Medium got mixed reviews from the critics. Viewers weren't quite impressed with the loose storyline of the movie. However, Irrfan Khan gave us amazing moments throughout the movie. The film made with a budget of Rs. 35 Crore was a flop at the box office.
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