Bollywood’s relation with moolah at the box office has always known formulae. Their formulae of masala, action, bhai, and romance are very well known and loved by the audience.
Being the most devoted Bollywood loving country, Indians have always spent their moolah and weekends at theatres. Here we take a look at the collections made by our beloved classics inflation adjusted and the numbers will blow you away.
The iconic movie that gave us Gabbar, Jai-Veeru, Basanti and well, everything phenomenal. Sholay is that movie no one can ever be tired of! In that time, Sholay earned ₹30 crores worldwide and ₹15 crores in India. If we adjust the overall amount of inflation, it adds up to ₹1669 crores.
The multi starrer Amar Akbar Anthony was a movie that revolved around three estranged brothers who find their way back. In 1977, the movie earned ₹7.2 crores and if it had earned that much moolah in 2018, it would easily be ₹732 crores.
3. Muqaddar Ka Sikander
This Rekha-Amitabh Bachchan starrer revolved around an orphan making it big in life. The movie also starred Vinod Khanna and Rakhee Gulzar. It managed to make ₹8.5 crores in 1978 i.e ₹937 crores in 2018.
The Amitabh Bachchan- Rishi Kapoor starrer, Coolie is a classic masala movie. In 1983, the movie earned ₹9.5 crores and in 2018, that would be ₹801 crores.