Telugu cinema, consisting primarily of movies in the Telugu language in the Indian states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. It is popularly called as Tollywood. It is one of the largest movie production centers in India. In 1992 the film Gharana Mogudu starred by Chiranjeevi and directed by Raghavendra Rao became the first Telugu film to collect 10 crore.
The following is a list of the highest-grossing Telugu films (including dubbed versions) based on worldwide collections (gross and distributors share).
Background color indicates movies playing on 15 March 2017 in theaters around the world
NOTE: Since Tollywood collection figures have no certain sources, figures are provided on the basis of many sources. Though figures contradicted with some reliable sources in some cases, figures which are cited in most sources are only included.