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Highest-Grossing Bollywood Films Of 2017: Tiger Zinda Hai Dethrones Golmaal Again

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| December 31 , 2017 , 18:33 IST

The entire world is ready to bid adieu to 2017, which proved to be one of the most successful year for Bolly Town. With the films like Newton almost making to Oscars and Toilet: Ek Prem Katha spreading the message against open defecation in rural areas, the year saw many other socially relevant films touching the hearts of millennial.

However, from the commercial perspective as well, the year has been equally prospering, showering millions on the acclaimed actors and makers for their hard work. Here are 10 films which earned the most this year:

Tiger Zinda Hai – Rs 232.52* crores

Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer thriller released on December 22 and is still running successfully in the theatres with Rs 232.52 crores in its kitty already. The Ali Abbas Zafar directorial is the sequel to 2012's successful 'Ek Tha Tiger' with the leading pair recreating their much-loved secret agents.

Golmaal Again – Rs 205.65 crores

The funny ensemble of Ajay Devgn and gang touched hearts in the horror-comedy in the fourth instalment of their much-loved comedy franchise. Rohit Shetty directorial, though received mixed reviews by critics, was a huge commercial success with the aggregate earnings of Rs 205.65 crores.

Judwaa 2 – Rs 138.61 crores

Helmed by the original director of Salman Khan's 1997 superhit film, the remake version of Judwaa starring Varun Dhawan, Taapsee Pannu and Jacqueline Fernandez was received well by the audience and earned Rs 138.61 crore on box-office.

Raees – Rs 137.51 crore

Shah Rukh Khan and Mahira Khan starrer released amidst the environment of high tension due to the ban on Pakistani artists but the crime-drama was lauded of the cliche yet admiring storyline with Nawazuddin Siddiqui's determined cop winning the audience over and earned Rs 137.51 crore.

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha – Rs 134.22 crore

Akshay Kumar has been signing various socially relevant films in the recent past and this Shree Narayan Singh's satirical comedy aptly brought together his inner comedian and an intelligent superstar who is willing to change the world with his art. The content-driven film earned Rs 134.22 crore on box-office.