Bollywood film making has taken gargantuan proportions thanks to the enormous funding coming its way these days. With major companies and production houses getting in on the game, it’s no wonder why the budgets of movies are sky rocketing by the day. So we scoured the net and decided to let you know about the most expensive Bollywood movies ever made! Enjoy!
1. Robot 2.0 (350 CR)
You can’t expect a movie with Rajnikanth and Akshay Kumar to be anything short of Legendary. 2.0, the sequel to Enthiran(Robot) is going to be the most expensive movie ever made in India.
2. Baahubali (200 CR)
Baahubali is a bi lingual epic of gargantuan proportions, this movie shot at a mind boggling budget of 200 crores is the biggest movie production undertaken in India. Here’s to hoping for bigger and better movies! The total cost of both the parts is said to be 320 Crores which is still 30 crores short of the most expensive movie in India.
3. I (180 CR)
Director Shankar has a penchant for upping his ante when it comes to budgets. So when he made his latest movie, he raised the bar to a 100 crores. The movie released both in Tamil and Hindi.
4. Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (180 CR)
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.
5. Dhoom 3 (175 CR)
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!
6. Bang Bang (160 CR)
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 140 crores!
7. Happy New Year (150 CR)
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.
8. Kick (140 CR)
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 120 crores.
9. Robot (132 CR)
Director S.Shankar is known for making movies that no one else could attempt, that is the reason he has appeared thrice in the list. Shankar has already announced the most expensive movie of all time which is the sequel to his blockbuster Enthiran which also cost more than most movies.
10. Ra.One (130 CR)
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!
11. Mughal-E-Azam (Special Mention) (1.5 crores)
This movie was made in 1960 at a budget of 1.5 crores. It might seem a paltry sum now, but back then that sum was unheard of!