Highest Grossing Hindi Movies of 1983

This list is as per the film's performance money wise at the box office in the particular year.
The order is as per revenue collected.
There are some years in which films which are regarded as classics post their release or have developed cult following among public over the years, have become box office flop at the time of their release.

The first 24 are hits and rest films in this list below were declared as box office flops and the rest of the films from the beginning were Superhits

All the films below are classics except Mahaan , Prem Tapasya, Coolie, Himmatwala, Mawali, Naukar Biwi Ka, Nishan , Nastik, Kalakaar, Jaani Dost, Andha Kanoon , Bandhan Kuchche Dagaon Ka, Taqdeer and Romance.
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1.
Himmatwala (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
A poor and wronged woman's son returns from the big city to avenge his father, a honest school teacher. (179 mins.)
 
2.
Coolie (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A wealthy, but evil man named Zafar Khan, has fallen in love a girl named Salma and wants to marry her... (177 mins.)
 
3.
Souten (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Shyam an ambitious young man is in Mauritius to fulfill his dreams. He meets Rukmini, a millionaire's daughter... (160 mins.)
Director: Sawan Kumar
 
4.
Avtaar (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Avtaar Krishen lives a poor lifestyle with his wife, Radha, and two sons, Ramesh and Chander. He works... (150 mins.)
Director: Mohan Kumar
 
5.
Hero (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Notorious criminal Pasha has been imprisoned by the former Inspector General of Police, Shrikant Mathur... (173 mins.)
Director: Subhash Ghai
 
6.
Agar Tum Na Hote (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Photographer Raj Bedi meets with attractive Radha, both fall in love, and get married. Shortly after the marriage...
Director: Lekh Tandon
 
7.
Justice Chaudhury (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
An honest and upright lawyer becomes a judge; marries his disabled daughter to a crook, and is blackmailed to compromise his judicial judgements. (156 mins.)
 
8.
Betaab (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Sunny owns a small livestock farm and lives a poor but happy life style with his mother, Sumitra. They wanted the farm to become up to date... (162 mins.)
Director: Rahul Rawail
 
9.
Mawaali (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Ramesh gets employ as an engineer in a factory own and maintain by the wealthy, Goyal Verma. Goyal has a daughter...
Director: K. Bapaiah
 
10.
Naukar Biwi Ka (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Jagirdar Bishamber Nath a wealthy man disowns his son, police inspector Amar Nath for marrying against his wishes...
Director: Rajkumar Kohli
 
11.
Masoom (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A happy family goes through turbulent times because of a big mistake by one of the family members. (165 mins.)
Director: Shekhar Kapur
 
12.
Andhaa Kanoon (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Jan Nissar Akhtar Khan works as a Forest Officer, and lives with his wife Zakhiya. One day while on...
Director: T. Rama Rao
 
13.
Jaani Dost (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Two childhood friends face obstacles and challenges after they confront gangsters and each other. (153 mins.)
 
14.
Nishaan (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Diwan and Bhagail Singh kill Kanwar for his property. In the confusion that follows Kanwars wife Laajvanti and her sons Shankar and Ravi are separated...
 
15.
Sadma (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A head injury causes a woman to regresses to childhood. Lost and confused, she is eventually befriended by a school teacher. (141 mins.)
Director: Balu Mahendra
 
16.
Woh 7 Din (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Maya, coming from poor family, is married to the affluent Dr. Anand; but she tries to commit suicide on the nuptial night... (139 mins.)
Director: Bapu
 
17.
Jaanwar (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A young woman (Zeenat Aman), who grows up in the wild, knows the secret of a lost treasure, and is also the heir to the throne...
Director: Ali Raza
 
18.
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Two friends, attempting to start-up their own photo studio, come across shady dealings, corruption and murder, and must fight to bring the guilty to light. (132 mins.)
Director: Kundan Shah
 
19.
Mujhe Insaaf Chahiye (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Mithun is a playboy and from rich family.His father is a lawyer(Danny).Whenever he sees any beautiful...
 
20.
Arpan (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The Verma family consists of Mrs. Verma, the mother; Anil, the son; and a daughter named Vinnie. Anil loves Shobha...
Director: J. Om Prakash
 
21.
Mazdoor (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A laborer-turned-businessman faces challenges after the marriage of his children.
Director: Ravi Chopra
 
22.
Woh Jo Hasina (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Radhe Shyam is a widower and renowned masseur raising his daughter Hasina. When he is framed for the...
Director: Deepak Bahry
 
23.
Shubh Kaamna (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Ratan (Rakesh Roshan) is a self-styled, and rather compulsive do-gooder. His manner often alienates him from his superiors and bosses...
Director: K. Vishwanath
 
24.
Romance (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
British based Mr. and Mrs. Roy are thrilled when their son announces that he is going to marry a Caucasian woman...
Director: Ramanand Sagar
 
25.
Prem Tapasya (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Mohan Verma meets with attractive Devi and falls in love with her. His parents would prefer that he marry Anita...
 
26.
Aasra Pyaar Da (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
(150 mins.)
Director: J. Om Prakash
 
27.
Humse Na Jeeta Koi (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Sunder Singh lives with his wife, Lajwanti, and three sons, Bheema, Kishan, and Vijay, in a small town in India...
Director: Shibu Mitra
 
28.
Pukar (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Although India obtained freedom from the British in 1947, Goa and it's territories are still ruled by the Portuguese... (161 mins.)
Director: Ramesh Behl
 
29.
Nastik (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Shankar (Amitabh Bachchan) grows up as a Nastik (athiest) because his father got murdered by Tiger and...
 
30.
Rang Birangi (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Sparkling comedy about a meddling friend whose attempt to rekindle the spark in his friend's relationship... (180 mins.)
 
31.
Sweekar Kiya Maine (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Gopika Sharma lives a middle-classed lifestyle along with her widowed mother in Bangalore. She expresses...
Director: Zaheer D. Lari
 
32.
Mahaan (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Criminal Vikram Singh is arrested for possession of drugs thus the case is called up in a court of law which forces him to approach his lawyer friend...
Director: S. Ramanathan
 
33.
Mehndi (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Gautam is an Officer in the Indian Army, and is very friendly with another Army Officer, Ajit Singh...
Director: Asit Sen
 
34.
Achha Bura (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Mohammad Sher Khan is a Pathan who has re-located to India from Afghanistan and befriends Phagwara-born Veer Singh...
 
35.
Kissi Se Na Kehna (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Kailashnath is a widower, and father of an only son, Ramesh. He feels that his son has come of age, and must get married...
 
36.
Pasand Apni Apni (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Sandeep Anand is a wealthy industrialist. He runs an organization, and falls in love with one of his employees named Geeta...
Director: Basu Chatterji
 
37.
Ardh Satya (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A newly appointed police rookie deals with corruption, romance, and brutality. (130 mins.)
Director: Govind Nihalani
 
38.
Bade Dil Wala (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Amrit's generosity and kindness initially lands him in the bad books of a dancer; then in prison; and then as false son-in-law of a very wealthy man.
Director: Bhappi Sonie
 
39.
Taqdeer (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Widower Pratap Singh lives a wealthy lifestyle along with two married sons, Randhir and Ranvir. While Ranvir's wife continues to be childless...
Director: Brij
 
40.
Chor Police (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Inspector Sunil Rana (Shatrughan Sinha) has been assigned the case of triple-homicide of the Sinha family...
Director: Amjad Khan
 
41.
Daulat Ke Dushman (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  
Sunil lives a middle-class life with his brother, Raju, and mom. Raju has fallen into bad company, and Sunil attempts to counsel him against this...
Director: Bimal Rawal
 
42.
Kalaakaar (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Poor and orphan Ravi Kumar is gifted with good singing attributes. He meets wealthy Radha Khanna and...
 
43.
Razia Sultan (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Emperor Sultan Iltames is known for his fairness, compassion, and sense of justice. He takes swift action... (176 mins.)
Director: Kamal Amrohi
 
44.
Mandi (1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
This classic film is based on a classic Urdu short story 'Aanandi' by Pakistani writer Ghulam Abbas... (167 mins.)
Director: Shyam Benegal