Dhanush’sS Biggest Box-Office Hits


Versatile, rustic, massy, electrifying, charming, cute, modest, and a complete simpleton at heart – these are but some of the many adjectives used to describe Dhanush both on and off screen. Over the course of over fifteen years, the actor has amassed a huge number of critically and commercially successful film that have built his reputation as a great actor and also a darling of the masses. He’s a simplistic charmer in real life, and it reflects in his reel work, too, which is, probably, his most-endearing feature to his fans.

Today, Dhanush’s name alone is enough to guarantee a bumper opening for any film, and yet, he remains the same humble actor that he was when he first entered the Tamil film industry. Competent at donning multiple hats, Dhanush has also successfully ventured into singing, production, and direction. But, today, we’re here to reflect on his hitherto stellar career as an actor, with particular focus on his appeal with the masses. In other words, let’s take a look at Dhanush’s biggest box-office hits:

Film Year Wolrdwide Gross (INR) Verdict
Raanjhanaa 2013 135 Superhit
Maari 2015 80 crore Blockbuster
Velaiilla Pattadhari 2014 61 crore Blockbuster
Anegan 2015 55 crore Hit
VIP 2 2017 50 crore Superhit
Kodi 2016 50 crore Hit
Mappillai 2011 36 crore Hit
Padikkadavan 2009 33 crore Hit
Aadukalam 2011 30 crore Superhit
Thiruvilaiyaadal Aarambam 2006 29 crore Superhit
Pudhupettai 2006 25 crore Superhit


With Vada Chennai and Enai Noki Paayum Thota up for release, the coming months could prove to be bountiful for Dhanush at the box-office.

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Disclaimer: Our box-office figures have been compiled from reliable sources and our own extensive research, and are indicative of the film’s performance in the trade. However, Movified doesn’t claim any legitimacy over the accuracy of the data, and cannot be held responsible for any discrepancy in the same.

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