In a country, where the film industry is dominated by Bollywood and Tollywood, Punjabi films are gaining the pace in terms of entertainment, and with strong word of mouth publicity and dynamic performances, the films are emerging out to be a winner at the box office.
Not only are the films performing better at the Indian box office, but are also doing a decent job in the overseas market, especially in a country like Canada. Fans and critics alike have started showing their appreciation for the Punjabi films and it is quite visible at the box office, where the films are doing commendable business.
There have been numerous Punjabi films released over the years but not every film enjoyed a successful run at the box office. However, this hasn’t stop the Punjabi film-makers from making movies, as there are some films, which collected big bucks at the box office and changed the course of action in the entire industry.
The films also gave a breakthrough to many popular singers, whose popularity only increased with their performances and made them a prominent figure. Diljit Dosanjh and Gippy Grewal are two of the most popular Punjabi actors who made a significant impact in films after their singing career.
Let’s check out a list of Punjabi films that did commendable business at the box office and helped the industry to get where it is today.