Top 10 Most Expensive Bollywood Movie Ever

Most Expensive Bollywood Movie
Most Expensive Bollywood Movie

In the recent years, producers and film makers have started spending a great deal of money in making films, as the trend of films crossing the 100 crore collection mark is on increase. So they do not mind spending huge sums on movies, as it increases their chances of getting lucrative returns on the box office.

Here is a list of top 10 Most Expensive Bollywood movie ever :

10. Bombay Velvet (2015)

Bombay Velvet
Bombay Velvet

Bombay Velvet was expected to be produced by Viacom18 but Fox STAR Studios decided to co-produce it with Phantom Films. It is based on Gyan Prakash’s bookMumbai Fables and set in early 1950 towards 1970, before Mumbai became a metropolis. Prakash is also one of the scriptwriters for the film.

Budget : ₹120 crore (1.20 billion)

9. Ra.One


This super hero flick starring Shahrukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor, where Shahrukh plays the role of both the master scientist and his ingenious robot was made at a production cost of 130 crores!

Budget : ₹130 crore (1.30 billion)

8. Mohenjo Daro (2016)

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Mohenjo Daro (2016)

Budget : ₹138 crore (1.38 billion)

7. Kick (2014)


This mega hit movie starring Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez tells the tale of Devil Lal Singh(Salman Khan) who has a big love for getting ‘Kicks’ in life. The film was made on a budget of 140 crores.

Budget : ₹140 crore (1.40 billion)

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6. Sultan (2016)

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Sultan (2016)

Budget : ₹140 crore (1.40 billion)

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5. Bajirao Mastani (2015)

Bajirao Mastani
Bajirao Mastani

Budget : ₹145 crore (1.45 billion)

4. Happy New Year (2014)

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It doesn’t matter if you liked the movie or not, it sure was grand. Shot in Dubai, multi-starrer and everything that glitters cost the movie a whopping 150 crores.

Budget : ₹150 crore (1.50 billion)

3. Bang Bang! (2014)

Bang Bang! (2014)
Bang Bang! (2014)

This Indian version of the Hollywood flick ‘Kinght and Day’ starring Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif, went all out with the action sequences and dance numbers when it came to impressing the audience. It was made at the whopping cost of 160 crores!

Budget : ₹160 crore (1.60 billion)

2. Dhoom 3 (2013)

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The third part of the Dhoom series had to pack a punch when it released. They hired Amir Khan as the main villain and Katrina Kaif as the female lead. With the rest of the leading cast remaining the same and a lot of special effects and massive stunt scenes added to it, it’s no wonder why this film cost up to 175 crores!

Budget : ₹175 crore (1.75 billion)

1. Prem Ratan Dhan Payo

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Prem Ratan Dhan Payo

The Larger than life image portrayed by Salman Khan in the movie came at a cost which only a Salman starrer movie could earn back. Needless to say, Suraj Barjatiya’s bet paid off and PRDP became one of the highest grossing movies of all time.

Budget : ₹180 crore (1.80 billion)