Top 10 Kannada Movies Box Office Collection

Top 10 Kannada Movies Box Office Collection: In the world of Kannada cinema, there have been some huge hits over the years. Movies like Satya Harishchandra in 1965, Om in 1995, Mungaru Male, Raajakumara, K.G.F: Chapter 1, and its sequel K.G.F: Chapter 2 have set milestones in box office collections.

Between 2017 and 2023, Kannada films saw a great run at the box office collection worldwide. Stay tuned as we explain the highest-grossing Kannada movies of all time in this article.

Top 10 Kannada Movies Box Office Collection Worldwide

Top 10 Kannada Movies Box Office Collection Worldwide

Movie Name Box Office Collection Director Name Year
K.G.F: Chapter 2 ₹1,200 crore (US$150 million)–₹1,250 crore (US$160 million) Prashanth Neel 2022
Kantara ₹400 crore (US$50 million) – ₹450 crore (US$56 million) Rishab Shetty N/A
K.G.F: Chapter 1 ₹250 crore (US$31 million) Prashanth Neel 2018
Vikrant Rona ₹158.5 crore (US$20 million)–₹210 crore (US$26 million) Anup Bhandari 2022
James ₹151 crore (US$19 million) Chethan Kumar N/A
777 Charlie ₹105 crore (US$13 million) – ₹115 crore (US$14 million) Kiranraj K. N/A
Kaatera ₹104.58 crore (US$13 million) Tharun Sudhir 2023
Roberrt ₹102 crore (US$13 million) (Director Not Specified) 2021
Kurukshetra ₹90 crore (US$11 million) Naganna 2019
Raajakumara ₹75 crore (US$9.4 million) Santhosh Ananddram 2017

K.G.F Chapter 2  Box Office Collection

“KGF: Chapter 2” is a very popular Indian movie released in 4 April 2022, and it’s in the Kannada language. It falls under the period action genre. The starring cast includes well-known actors like Yash, Sanjay Dutt, Raveena Tandon, Srinidhi Shetty, Prakash Raj, Archana Jois, Achyuth Kumar, Vasishta N. Simha, Rao Ramesh, T. S. Nagabharana, and Malavika Avinash.

The movie was both written and directed by Prashanth Neel, with production done by Vijay Kiragandur under the banner of Hombale Films.

It hit the screens on 2022, with a runtime of 168 minutes. The film’s budget was around ₹100 crores. At the box office, it made an impressive collection estimated to be between ₹1,200 to ₹1,250 crores.

K.G.F: Chapter 1 Box Office Collection

KGF Chapter 1 is a popular Indian movie in the Kannada language. It’s a period action film directed and written by Prashanth Neel. The film was produced by Vijay Kiragandur under the banner of Hombale Films.

The cast includes Yash, Srinidhi Shetty, Vasishta N. Simha, Ramachandra Raju, Archana Jois, Anant Nag, Achyuth Kumar, Malavika Avinash, and more.

It had a budget of ₹80 crores and was released on December 20, 2018, in the United States and Canada, and on December 21, 2018, in India. The movie has a runtime of 155 minutes.

“KGF Chapter 1” was a big success at the box office, earning ₹250 crores. It received a rating of 8.2/10 on IMDb and scored 67% on Rotten Tomatoes. According to Hindustan Times, it received a rating of 3/5.

Kantara Box Office Collection

Kantara is an action thriller movie made in the Kannada language. It was released on September 30, 2022, with a runtime of 148 minutes. It’s directed by Rishab Shetty and written by Anil Bishnoi. The film was produced by Prakash Bishnoi Kakar under the banner of Hombale Films.

The main stars of the film include Rishab Shetty, Sapthami Gowda, Kishore, and Achyuth Kumar. In the movie, Rishab Shetty plays a dual role, one of them being a Kambala champion. The story revolves around his character’s conflict with an honest forest officer, Murali, portrayed by Kishore.

The movie had a budget of ₹16 crores but managed to earn an impressive collection estimated to be between ₹400 to ₹450 crores at the box office. Additionally, “Kantara” was ranked as the fourth highest-grossing film in India for the year 2022.

Vikrant Rona Box Office Collection

Vikrant Rona is an action thriller movie from India, released in 2022 and spoken in the Kannada language. It’s both written and directed by Anup Bhandari. The film was produced by Shalini Manjunath, Jack Manjunath, and Alankar Pandian. The main cast includes Sudeepa, Nirup Bhandari, Neetha Ashok, and Jacqueline Fernandez.

It was distributed by Zee Studios and release the screens on July 28, 2022, with a runtime of 147 minutes. The production budget for the movie was around ₹95 crores. At the box office, it made an impressive collection estimated to be between ₹158.50 to ₹210 crores.

Notably, “Vikrant Rona” holds the honor of being the third highest-grossing Kannada film of all time.

James Box Office Collection

James is a captivating action-drama film from India, released in 2022 and spoken in the Kannada language. It’s directed by Chethan Kumar and produced by Kishore Pathikonda under Kishore Productions.

The movie stars Puneeth Rajkumar and was released on March 17, 2022, with a runtime of 149 minutes. The production budget for the film ranged from ₹50 to ₹70 crores. Despite this, it managed to earn an impressive estimated collection of around ₹151 crores at the box office.

An interesting fact about “James” is that it became the second highest-grossing Kannada film at the time of its release, making it a significant success in the industry.

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