Riteish Deshmukh best movies list – top box office hits
1. Masti – 2004
Masti was directed by Indra Kumar and co-starred Ajay Devgan, Aftab Shivdasani, Lara Dutta, Tara Sharma, Vivek Oberoi, Amrita Rao and Genelia D’Souza. Film was made with budget of INR5 crore and earned INR26.75 crore at box office. Film tells the story of three bachelors who lived a very happy and carefree life before marrying. They are married to three girls with different personalities, one is too much into religion, second is a dominant one and third is possessive about husband. All of them are falling in love with the same girl without knowing it. Now the girl starts to blackmail each one of them to get INR10 lakhs for her or else she will reveal their affair to their wives.
2. Kyaa Kool Hai Hum – 2005
Kyaa Kool Hai Hum was directed by Sangeeth Sivan and co-starred Tusshar Kapoor, Isha Koppikar and Neha Dhupia. Film was made with budget of INR50 million and earned INR204.6 million at box office. Film tells the story of two friends with opposite characters, one is sincere and hard working, other is lazy and wants to make free bucks. Their city is infected with series of rape & killings but unfortunately hard working friend becomes suspect accidentally. Young lady police officer is in charge of crime and she starts to pretend like she is in love with him.
3. Bluffmaster! – 2005
Bluffmaster! was directed by Rohan Sippy and co-starred Abhishek Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra and Nana Patekar. Film was made with budget of INR80 million and earned INR313 million at box office. Film tells the story of young conman who doesn’t even care about feelings and love. On his engagement with heroine his crimes are exposed and he loses his girlfriend. Above all he comes to know that he has tumor and dying in three months. An amateur conman runs into his life and seeks his help to one right thing helping innocent people.
4. Malamaal Weekly – 2006
Malamaal Weekly was directed by Priyadarshan and co-starred Paresh Rawal, Om Puri, Reema Sen and Rajpal Yadav. Film was made with budget of INR60 million and earned INR387.5 million at box office. Film tells the story of a village which is facing problems like drought and all villagers mortgaged to local goon who is ruthless in business. The whole village is addicted to lottery. There is only one educated man in the village who works as agent between people and lottery organization. One day he comes to know that a man from his village won the top prize of INR1 crore and he decides to take the ticket from the guy and claim it as his own for money.
5. Heyy Babyy – 2007
Heyy Babyy was directed by Sajid Khan and co-starred Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Juanna Sanghvi, Fardeen Khan and Boman Irani. Film is made with budget of INR310 million and earned INR1.62 billion at box office. Film tells the story of three friends living in Australia, one works in a dance club, second works as for children and third takes care of their apartment. All three are womanizers and their relationship never ends more than few days. One day they find a baby on their door steps with a note stating that one of them is the father of baby.
6. Dhamaal – 2007
Dhamaal was directed by Indra Kumar and co-starred Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffrey, Sanjay Dutt and Aashish Chaudhary. Film was made with budget of INR300 million and earned INR887.5 million at box office. Film tells the story of four best friends who want to make big bucks easily. One day they accidentally bump into a dying underworld don who reveals a secret that he has hidden a treasure of INR10 crores in Goa. All of them start to go after the money by stealing a car for transport. They are chased by a Police Inspector who is also aware of the treasure and wants to get the money for himself.
7. Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai – 2010
Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai was directed by Milap Zaveri and co-starred Jacqueline Fernandez, Sonal Sehgal and Ruslaan Mumtaz. Film was made with budget of INR220 million and earned INR595 million at box office. Film tells the story of a clap boy who works for Bollywood director Farah Khan, he lives with his parents in Mumbai. He has feeling for the sister of a Bollywood superstar but she rejects him. One day he finds a girl who claims herself to be from another planet and they try to fix her with the superstar.
8. Housefull – 2010
Housefull was directed by Sajid Khan and co-starred Akshay Kumar, Arjun Rampal, Deepika Padukone and Lara Dutta. Film was made with budget of INR450 million and earned INR1.15 billion at box office. Film tells the story of a young man who lives with his friend and friend’s wife. They decide to marry him with the daughter of their casino boss and finally get them married but on their honeymoon his new wife leaves him for her old boy friend. Heartbroken by the incident he tries to commit suicide but was saved by a beautiful girl with whom he falls in love with her.
9. F.A.L.T.U – 2011
F.A.L.T.U was directed by Remo D’souza and co-starred Arshad Warsi, Jackky Bhagnani, Puja Gupta and Chandan Roy Sanyal. Film was made with budget of INR 200 million and earned INR 400 million at box office. Film tells the story of four young friends who received very scores in their school. In order to please their parents they pretend to join a fake university titled “Fakirchand and Lakirchand Trust University ie F.A.L.T.U. Things get interesting when their parents want to see their college and meet the principal.
10. Double Dhamaal – 2011
Double Dhamaal was directed by Indra Kumar and co-starred Sanjay Dutt, Mallika Sherawat, Arshad Warsi and Kangna Ranaut. Film was made with budget of INR350 million and earned INR680 million at box office. Film tells the story of four friends who are always behind easy big bucks. One day they see their enemy driving a luxury car and they follow him to know the truth behind his success. They come to know that he is living off his wife’s wealth. They ended up as his partners and finally steal the money belonging to a local don.
11. Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya – 2012
Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya was directed by Mandeep Kumar and co-starred Genelia D’Souza, Om Puri, Tinnu Anand and Smita Jaykar. Film was made with budget of INR80 million and earned INR481.8 million at box office. Film tells the story of rich young girl who lives off her parents money and hates the marriage system. Protagonist is a hard working rickshaw driver who dreams about running his own travelling agency, he saved his hard earned money in rickshaw which was sold by his owner to buy new fleet of cars. Hero comes to owner’s house when his daughter’s engagement was going on and demands his money back. Rest of the story is about how he falls in love with the daughter of his boss.
12. Housefull 2 – 2012
Housefull 2 was directed by Sajid Khan and co-starred Akshay Kumar, Asin Thottumkal, John Abraham and Jacqueline Fernandez. Film was made with budget of INR500 million and earned INR1.86 billion at box office. Film tells the story of two girls from the same family always fighting over silly things. Their fathers are step-brothers and they too hate each other and involves in fights. Both parents want to get a rich groom for their daughters and they hire a marriage broker to do the job.
13. Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum – 2012
Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum was directed by Sachin Yardi and co-starred Tusshar Kapoor, Neha Sharma, Sarah Jane Dias and Anupam Kher. Film was made with budget of INR120 million and earned INR420 million at box office. Film tells the story of two roommates, an actor and a DJ. Both the guys fall in love with two girls and rest of the story is about they meeting a conman who claims himself as a priest. He confuses these couple saying that a girl’s mother’s soul is reincarnated as a dog.
14. Grand Masti – 2013
Grand Masti was directed by Indra Kumar and co-starred Vivek Oberoi, Aftab Shivdasani, Sonalee Kulkarni and Karishma Tanna. Film was made with budget of INR350 million and earned INR1.45 billion at box office. Film tells the story of three friends who are married but not happy with their wives. Each has their own reason for hating their wives, first one thinks his wife has an affair with her boss, second one’s wife doesn’t spend quality time with him and third one cares about the son more than any. One day they receive an invitation from their old college for reunion and they decide to go there for having some fun. But when they reach college they are shocked to know about the new administration which actually erased all the fun from college campus.
15. Ek Villain – 2014
Ek Villain was directed by Mohit Suri and co-starred Sidharth Malhotra, Shraddha Kapoor, Kamaal R Khan and Aamna Sharif. Film was made with budget of INR350 million and earned INR105.62 crore in just three weeks. Film tells the story of a murder story. A young woman is murdered and the CBI are taking it as a top priority case. Her husband is a ruthless killer who worked for a gangster. Now the police fear that if they don’t find the killer her husband will surely find and kill him by himself.
16. Lai Bhaari – 2014
Lai Bhaari was directed by Nishikant Kamat and co-starred Pankaj Hukre, Mangesh Nagpur, Radhika Apte, Uday Tikekar and Tanvi Azmi. Film was made with budget of INR8 crore and earned INR40 crore at box office. Film was a biggest hit in Marathi film industry and become the biggest hit of Marathi film industry of all time. Film tells the story of a childless couple who pray before the god for an offspring and as a miracle she becomes pregnant. She promised Lord Vithhala her first child and now her husband who doesn’t believe in any superstitious things convinces her to keep the baby. After 25 years their son returns to India from abroad but the antagonist kills him on order to get his property in village. Losing all hopes his mother goes to the temple and prays him to give his son back. Story takes a twist when audience come to know that she gave birth to twins and one of them is still alive to take revenge.