Unxpected Bollywood hits in the year 2017

Check out the list of Bollywood films which were the unexpected hits of the year 2017.

Shubh Mangal Saavdhan,Hindi Medium,Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya Unxpected Bollywood hits in the year 2017 Source : Press

The year 2017 was not a great year for Bollywood. There have been many big-budgeted films which were thought to set the box office on fire but did not perform well at the box office. But a lot of small budget films have gone to become hits thanks to their content and acting.


Here is the list of low-budget films that went to become unexpected hits :


Jolly LLB: The Akshay Kumar starrer earned over 130 crores on a mere budget of 30 crores.


Jolly LLB


Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya: One of Bollywood's ht jodi Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt gave another blockbuster Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya which made 116 crores from 44 crores budget.


2. Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya


Phillauri: The Anushka Sharma-Diljit Dosanjh starrer was made on a budget of 21 crores and grossed over 51 crores.


3. Phillauri


Hindi Medium: This Irrfan Khan- Saba Qamar film won rave reviews from critics and audiences alike and grossed over 69 crores.


4. Hindi Medium


Lipstick Under My Burkha: The highly controversial movie got rave reviews which earned over 26 crores over a 6 crore budget.


5. Lipstick Under My Burkha


Toilet : Ek Prem Katha: The socially relevant film resonated with the audiences worldwide and minted over 130 crores at the box office on a budget of 18 crores.


6. Toilet  Ek Prem Katha


Bareilly Ki Barfi: The romantic comedy was made on a budget of 20 crores and grossed over 51 crores till date.


7. Bareilly Ki Barfi


Shubh Mangal Saavdhan: The second outing of the hit pair of Bhumi Pednekar-Ayushmann Khurrana has grossed over 35 crores on a 10 crore budget.


8. Shubh Mangal Saavdhan


Mom: The surprising trio of Sridevi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Akshay Kumar grossed over 65 crores on a budget of 40 crores


9. Mom


Newton: The Rajkumar Rao starrer was a surprise hit and earned over 35 crores on a budget of 14 crores. The movie was India's official entry to Oscars.


10 Newton


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