Amitabh Bachchan took the Box Office In 1978: In the year 1979, Amitabh Bachchan got 3 such films, which took his career to a new height. Based on these films, he won the box office in 1978, because that year his 3 films were included in the list of the highest grossing films of the year.
New Delhi. The megastar of the century, Amitabh Bachchan has been continuously winning the hearts of the audience with his powerful acting for the past 5 decades. Now let’s talk about the year 1978, where only Amitabh dominated the box office, because in that year only 3 of Amitabh’s films were included in the list of 5 highest grossing films.
According to Wikipedia, the makers spent only Rs 2.58 crore to make these 3 films, but after the release, the total box office collection of these three films is around Rs 44.9 crore. These three films proved to be blockbusters at the box office. Audiences have shown their love for these films wholeheartedly, so let us tell you about three films…
Muqaddar Ka Sikandar: This Amitabh Bachchan film started creating a ruckus at the box office as soon as it released. This film became the highest grossing film of the year 1978. It is a drama film produced and directed by Prakash Mehra. Apart from Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna, Rakhi, Rekha, Ranjeet and Amjad Khan have important roles in this film. This film got a lot of love from the audience. Let us tell you, the makers spent Rs 1 crore to make this film and its total box office collection is Rs 26.9 crore.
Trishul: This film of Amitabh Bachchan became the second highest grossing film of the year 1978. The makers spent Rs 0.88 crore to make this film and its total collection at the box office was Rs 11 crore. It is an action drama film directed by Yash Chopra, written by Salim-Javed and produced by Gulshan Rai. It has music by Mohammad Zahoor Khayyam with lyrics by Sahir Ludhianvi. Apart from Amitabh, actors like Shashi Kapoor, Sanjeev Kumar, Rakhi Gulzar, Hema Malini, Poonam Dhillon, Sachin and Waheeda Rehman are also included in the film.
Don: This Amitabh Bachchan film was the third highest grossing film of the year 1978, which is a crime action thriller film. This film is directed by Chandra Barot, in which Zeenat Aman and Pran are also in the lead roles along with Amitabh Bachchan. Written by Salim-Javed and produced by Nariman Irani, the film also features Iftikhar, Om Shivpuri and Satyen Kappu in pivotal roles. The makers have spent Rs 70 lakh to make this film and its total box office collection is Rs 7 crore.