The year 2023 was very good for the world of Indian cinema. Shahrukh Khan’s two big films (Pathan and Jawan) broke many box office records. Many regional and Bollywood films also achieved good results. But many such big films caused losses of crores of rupees and were big flops.
Here are the top 7 Bollywood flop films of 2023, based on box office performance and critical reception:
This epic historical drama, based on the Indian epic Ramayana, was heavily criticized for its poor VFX, inaccurate portrayal of Hindu mythology, and underwhelming performances. It was a massive box office disappointment, grossing around 369.55 crores worldwide against a budget of over 300 crores.
Akshay Kumar and Emraan Hashmi’s comedy-drama, a remake of the Malayalam film Driving License, failed to impress audiences and critics. It was a major disappointment at the box office, earning only 16.85 crores in India.
Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon’s action-comedy, a remake of the Telugu film Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo, was overshadowed by other big-budget releases and failed to connect with audiences. It tanked at the box office, collecting only 32 crores in India.
‘Ganapath’ starring Tiger Shroff, Amitabh Bachchan and Kriti Sanon is one of the disaster films of this year at the box office, which failed to attract the audience to the theatres. It was a massive box office disappointment, grossing around 13.38 crores against a budget of over 200 crores.
This year has not been good for actress Kangana Ranaut. Many of his films flopped, including Tejas which failed at the box office. It is among the biggest flop films of this year. This Film’s box office collection of 5.6 crores and the Budget is 70 crores.
6. Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan
‘Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan’ starring Bollywood’s Bhaijaan Salman Khan and South Daggubati Venkatesh failed to perform as per expectations at the box office. This film, full of action and romance, could earn a little more than the budget. It tanked at the box office, collecting only 182.5 crores in India
Ajay Devgn’s action thriller, a remake of the Tamil film Kaithi, received mixed reviews for its predictable story and lack of originality. It underperformed at the box office, collecting only 82 crores in India.