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Bollywood blockbusters: Indian film industry’s meteoric rise

Box office collections can often be used a broad metric of people’s spending patterns.

union budget Updated: Feb 28, 2016 19:53 IST
HT Correspondent
Charting box office collection of Indian films.
Charting box office collection of Indian films. (Shutterstock)

Box office collections can often be used a broad metric of people’s spending patterns.

The Indian film industry’s meteoric rise has coincided with the reforms programme. The correlation is unmistakable.

The following chart shows some of the top grossing Indian films from 1991-2015. Hover-over the chart to know the exact film and year.

For more such charts click here.

Charts by Harry Stevens, Research by HT Business Desk