Hindi Movies of Akshay Kumar: Bollywood Movies
Coming from a non-filmy background, Akshay Kumar’s journey to Bollywood was not that much smooth. He had to struggle hard from working in jewellery shop to school before entering the films. Finally the turning point came when one morning, he missed his flight for an ad-shoot in Bangalore. Disappointed with himself, he therefore visited a film studio along with his portfolio. And that evening, he was signed for a lead role by producer Pramod Chakravarthy for the movie Deedar. Now Akshay Kumar is one of the most bankable stars in Bollywood. And his net worth is a whopping $150 million (10 billion Rupees). While according to Forbes 2017, Akshay is world’s tenth highest paid actor with a yearly income of $35.5 million. Most noteworthy that is higher than twice Oscars winning star Tom Hanks ($31 million) and actress Emma Stone ($26 million).
Akshay Kumar Movies Hit Flop Analysis
In a career of almost 25 years, Khiladi Kumar worked in 110+ Hindi films and delivered 17 Hits, 9 Super Hits, 2 Blockbusters. While he gave 38 Flops and 13 disasters.
Disasters – 13
Flop – 38
Below Average – 9
Average – 11
Above Average – 10
Semi Hit – 2
Hits – 17
Super Hit – 9
Blockbusters – 2
All Time Blockbusters – 0
Success Ratio (Above average or better) – 36.03%
Hit Ratio (Hit or Better) – 25.22%
Akshay Kumar Filmography
Akshay Kumar Action Films:
From the beginning, Akshay Kumar was popular for his action films. He has often performed many dangerous stunts in his films and therefore has earned him the title of “Indian Jackie Chan”.
Khiladi series as well as other action films such as Mohra (1994), Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994), Sapoot (1996) and Angaaray (1998) and Rowdy Rathore (2012) that was his highest earning film until Toilet Ek Prem Katha finally broke it.
Akshay Kumar Romantic Films:
Audiences also loved Akshay’s on screen romantic avatar. And many of his romantic films are hits, acclaimed and in addition full of chartbuster songs.
Dhadkan (2000), Andaaz (2003), Bewafaa (2005) and Namastey London (2007) are few of Akshay Kumar movies of romantic genre.
Akshay Kumar Comedy Films:
Akshay Kumar seems like got the greatest success through his comedy films. Apart from Amitabh Bachchan, he is probably the only superstar who can do comedy as good as actions. Akshay also received nomination of Filmfare Best Comedian for Garam Masala (2006)
Hera Pheri (2000), Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Garam Masala (2005), Bhagam Bhag (2006), Bhool Bhulaiyaa (2007), Singh Is Kinng (2008), Housefull (2010), Khatta Meetha (2010), Desi Boyz (2011), Housefull 2 (2012) and Housefull 3 (2016) are most successful Akshay Kumar movies of comedy genre.
Akshay Kumar Patriotic Films:
While more than success, patriotic films earned Akshay a humongous love and respect from the people. The same genre also gave him the first National Film Award For Best Actor for Rustom (2016).
Special 26 (2012), Holiday (2014) and Gabbar Is Back (2015), Airlift (2016), Housefull 3 (2016), Rustom (2016), Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (2017), all were highly successful critically and commercially.