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List of highest-grossing Pakistani films

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This list charts the most successful Pakistani films screened at cinemas in Pakistan and globally. Pakistani films generate income from several revenue streams including box office sales (admissions), theatrical exhibitions, television broadcast rights and merchandising.

Global gross figures[edit]

With a worldwide box-office gross of over $6.3million, Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 is often proclaimed to be the highest-grossing Pakistani film.

The following list shows Pakistan's top 35 highest-grossing films, which include films from all the Pakistani languages. These figures are not adjusted for inflation.

Background color      film currently playing indicates films currently playing in theatres.

Rank Peak Title Year Production company Language Worldwide gross Ref.
1 1 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 film currently playing 2018 Six Sigma Plus
Salman Iqbal Films
ARY Films
Urdu 66.80 crore (US$6.3 million) [1]
2 1 Punjab Nahi Jaungi 2017 Six Sigma Plus
Salman Iqbal Films
ARY Films
Urdu
Punjabi
51.65 crore (US$4.9 million) [2]
3 1 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2015 Six Sigma Plus
ARY Films
Urdu 49.44 crore (US$4.7 million) [3][4]
4 4 Parwaaz Hai Junoon film currently playing 2018 Momina Duraid Productions
HUM Films
Urdu 43.00 crore (US$4.1 million) [5]
5 4 Teefa in Trouble 2018 Lightingale Productions
Geo Films
Urdu
Punjabi
41.44 crore (US$3.9 million) [6]
6 1 Bin Roye 2015 Momina Duraid Productions
HUM Films
Urdu 40.12 crore (US$3.8 million) [7][8]
7 1 Waar 2013 MindWorks Media
Off Road Studios
ARY Films
Urdu
English
35.00 crore (US$3.3 million) [9]
8 3 Wrong No. 2015 YNH Films ARY Films Urdu 30.25 crore (US$2.9 million) [7]
9 5 Actor In Law 2016 Filmwala Pictures Urdu 30.00 crore (US$2.8 million) [10][11]
10 6 Janaan 2016 IRK Films
ARY Films
Urdu
Pashto
30.00 crore (US$2.8 million) [3][12]
11 1 Khuda Kay Liye 2007 Shoman Productions Urdu
English
25.00 crore (US$2.4 million) [13]
12 12 The Donkey King film currently playing 2018 Talisman Studios
Geo Films
Urdu 22.85 crore (US$2.2 million) [14]
13 6 Ho Mann Jahaan 2016 The Vision Factory Films
ARY Films
Urdu 22.50 crore (US$2.1 million) [15][16]
14 9 Lahore Se Aagey 2016 AN Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.,
Showcase Films
ARY Films
Urdu 21.60 crore (US$2.0 million) [3][17]
15 11 Na Maloom Afraad 2 2017 Filmwala Pictures
Excellency Film
Urdu 21.00 crore (US$2.0 million) [18][19]
16 10 Yalghaar 2017 MindWorks Media Urdu
English
20.00 crore (US$1.9 million) [20]
17 1 Choorian 1998 Pak Nishan Films Punjabi 20.00 crore (US$1.9 million) [9]
18 2 Yeh Dil Aap Ka Huwa 2002 AAA Productions Urdu 20.00 crore (US$1.9 million) [21][22]
19 4 Bol 2011 Shoman Productions Urdu 19.80 crore (US$1.9 million) [3][23]
20 6 Jalaibee 2015 Redrum Film
ARY Films
Urdu 17.60 crore (US$1.7 million) [7][24]
21 15 Mehrunisa V Lub U 2017 YNH Films Urdu 17.20 crore (US$1.6 million) [9][25]
22 18 Parchi 2018 IRK Films
ARY Films
Urdu 17.10 crore (US$1.6 million) [10]
23 6 Na Maloom Afraad 2014 Filmwala Pictures Urdu 14.00 crore (US$1.3 million) [9]
24 23 Load Wedding film currently playing 2018 Filmwala Pictures Urdu
Punjabi
13.58 crore (US$1.3 million) [26]
25 20 7 Din Mohabbat In 2018 Dawn Films
IMGC Global Entertainment
Urdu 13.00 crore (US$1.2 million)
26 15 Chalay Thay Saath 2017 We Think Films
Hot Water Bottle Films
Urdu 12.30 crore (US$1.2 million) [10]

[27]

27 21 Cake 2018 Indus Talkies
ZAB Films
Urdu 12.00 crore (US$1.1 million)
28 20 Verna 2017 Shoman Productions Urdu 11.00 crore (US$1.0 million) [28]
29 16 Dobara Phir Se 2016 ARY Films Urdu 10.50 crore (US$1.0 million) [10][29]
30 10 Karachi Se Lahore 2015 Showcase Films Urdu 10.30 crore (US$980,000) [13][30]
31 15 Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hay 2016 RC Films
Kingfisher Films
Urdu 10.00 crore (US$950,000) [10]
32 13 Bachaana 2016 Big Film Entertainment Urdu 10.00 crore (US$950,000) [15][31]
33 28 Azaadi 2018 Pervez Malik Films
ARY Films
Urdu 08.40 crore (US$800,000)
34 19 3 Bahadur: The Revenge of Baba Balaam 2016 ARY Films Urdu 08.10 crore (US$770,000) [32]
35 14 Maalik 2016 Media Hub Urdu 07.30 crore (US$690,000) [33][34]

Domestic gross figures[edit]

This is the list of Highest Pakistani grossing movies within local Pakistani cinemas (business by foreign movies in Pakistan is not included). These figures are not adjusted for ticket prices inflation.

* Denotes films still running in theatres
Rank Film Total gross Country Year Ref.
1 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 * 50.00 crore (US$4.7 million) Pakistan 2018 [1]
2 Punjab Nahi Jaungi 36.00 crore (US$3.4 million) Pakistan 2017 [35]
3 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 34.00 crore (US$3.2 million) Pakistan 2015
4 Parwaaz Hai Junoon * 32.16 crore (US$3.0 million) Pakistan 2018 [36]
5 Teefa in Trouble * 32.04 crore (US$3.0 million) Pakistan 2018 [37]
6 Actor in Law 24.00 crore (US$2.3 million) Pakistan 2016
7 Waar 23.50 crore (US$2.2 million) Pakistan 2013 [38]
8 The Donkey King * 22.85 crore (US$2.2 million) Pakistan 2018 [39]
9 Na Maloom Afraad 2 21.00 crore (US$2.0 million) Pakistan 2017 [40]
10 Janaan 17.50 crore (US$1.7 million) Pakistan 2016 [40]
11 Yalghaar 17.00 crore (US$1.6 million) Pakistan 2017 [40]
12 Ho Mann Jahaan 16.75 crore (US$1.6 million) Pakistan 2016 [41]
13 Wrong No. 15.20 crore (US$1.4 million) Pakistan 2015
14 Khuda Kay Liye 13.00 crore (US$1.2 million) Pakistan 2007 [42]
15 Mehrunisa V Lub U 13.00 crore (US$1.2 million) Pakistan 2017
16 7 Din Mohabbat In 11.50 crore (US$1.1 million) Pakistan 2018 [43]
17 Bin Roye 11.00 crore (US$1.0 million) Pakistan 2015 [44]
18 Load Wedding * 09.50 crore (US$900,000) Pakistan 2018 [45]
19 Parchi 09.60 crore (US$910,000) Pakistan 2018 [46]
20 Cake 07.50 crore (US$710,000) Pakistan 2018 [47]

Highest-grossing opening weekends[edit]

* Denotes films still running in theatres
Rank Film Total gross Country Year Ref.
1 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 25.00 crore (US$2.4 million) Pakistan 2018 [48]
2 Punjab Nahi Jaungi 21.00 crore (US$2.0 million) Pakistan 2017 [49]
3 Teefa in Trouble 17.00 crore (US$1.6 million) Pakistan 2018 [50]
4 Parwaaz Hai Junoon 16.68 crore (US$1.6 million) Pakistan 2018
5 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 13.70 crore (US$1.3 million) Pakistan 2015
6 Yalghaar 11.00 crore (US$1.0 million) Pakistan 2017 [51]
7 Na Maloom Afraad 2 10.00 crore (US$950,000) Pakistan 2017 [52]
8 7 Din Mohabbat In 08.00 crore (US$760,000) Pakistan 2018
9 Load Wedding 07.01 crore (US$660,000) Pakistan 2018 [53]
10 Waar 04.00 crore (US$380,000) Pakistan 2013

Highest grossing films by year of release[edit]

This is the list of highest-grossing Pakistani films by year of release. The films are listed as per their worldwide gross figures at time of release. These figures are not adjusted for ticket prices inflation.


Background color      film currently playing indicates films currently playing in theatres.

Year Title Production company/director Language Worldwide gross Ref.
1998 Choorian Pak Nishan Films Punjabi 20.00 crore (US$1.9 million) [9]
2002 Yeh Dil Aap Ka Huwa AAA Productions Urdu 20.00 crore (US$1.9 million) [21][22]
2007 Khuda Kay Liye Shoman Productions Urdu
English
25.00 crore (US$2.4 million) [13]
2008 Basanti Hassan Askari Punjabi 02.10 crore (US$200,000)
2011 Bol Shoman Productions Urdu 19.80 crore (US$1.9 million) [3][23]
2012 Shareeka Syed Noor Punjabi 01.50 crore (US$140,000)
2013 Waar MindWorks Media
Off Road Studios
Urdu
English
35.00 crore (US$3.3 million) [9]
2014 Na Maloom Afraad Filmwala Pictures Urdu 14.00 crore (US$1.3 million) [9]
2015 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani Six Sigma Plus Urdu 49.44 crore (US$4.7 million) [3][4]
2016 Actor In Law Filmwala Pictures Urdu 30.00 crore (US$2.8 million) [10][11]
2017 Punjab Nahi Jaungi Six Sigma Plus
Salman Iqbal Films
Urdu
Punjabi
51.65 crore (US$4.9 million) [2][54]
2018 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 film currently playing Six Sigma Plus
ARY Films
Salman Iqbal Films
Urdu
66.80 crore (US$6.3 million) [1]

Timeline of highest-grossing films[edit]

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Year Title Record gross earning Language Ref.
1998 – 2007 Choorian 20.00 crore (US$1.9 million) Punjabi [9]
2007 – 2013 Khuda Kay Liye 25.00 crore (US$2.4 million) Urdu
English
[13]
2013 – 2015 Waar 35.00 crore (US$3.3 million) Urdu
English
[9]
2015 – 2015 Bin Roye 40.12 crore (US$3.8 million) Urdu [7][55]
2015 – 2017 Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 49.44 crore (US$4.7 million) Urdu [3][4]
2017 – 2018 Punjab Nahi Jaungi 51.65 crore (US$4.9 million) Urdu
Punjabi
[2][54]
2018 – present Jawani Phir Nahi Ani 2 66.80 crore (US$6.3 million) Urdu [1]

Highest grossing franchises and film series[edit]

The Jawani Phir Nahi Ani franchise is Pakistan's first film franchise to gross over ₨100 crore.

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Highest-grossing franchises and film series[§] (The films in each franchise can be viewed by selecting "show".)
Rank Franchise / series Total worldwide box office
(crore)
No. of films Average of films
(crore)
Highest grossing film
(crore)

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