Highest Grossing Hindi Movies of 1961

All the films in the below list are classics.
The last 7 were box office flops.
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1.
Gunga Jumna (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Widowed Govindi lives a poor lifestyle in Haripur along with two sons, Gungaram and Jumna. While Jumna is studious... (178 mins.)
Director: Nitin Bose
 
2.
Junglee (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A humorless and pompous businessman goes wild when he falls in love. Now if only his domineering mother could understand his new lease on life. (150 mins.)
Director: Subodh Mukerji
 
3.
Aas Ka Panchhi (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Rajan "Raju" Khanna lives with his elderly father, Nihalchand, mom, and a younger sister. He studies Arts in college...
Director: Mohan Kumar
 
4.
Sasural (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Shekhar lives a poor lifestyle along with his maternal uncle, Dharamdas; his aunt; a cousin, Sita - who is separated from her husband...
Director: T. Prakash Rao
 
5.
Gharana (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A mother and daughter create bitterness, hatred, acrimony and discord in a wealthy family. (154 mins.)
Director: S.S. Vasan
 
6.
Jab Pyar Kisise Hota Hai (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Nisha lives a very wealthy lifestyle in Neelgaon, India, with her businessman dad, Sardar Roop Singh... (139 mins.)
Director: Nasir Husain
 
7.
Hum Dono (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
When an army officer is presumed dead in battle, his lookalike is tasked with breaking the news to his family. However, circumstances force him to impersonate the dead man. (164 mins.)
Director: Amar Jeet
 
8.
Kabuliwala (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A poor Afghani leaves his family behind to earn a living as a dried fruit vendor in India. Profoundly homesick, he befriends a young girl who reminds him of his own daughter. Meanwhile, the locals are distrustful of all foreigners. (95 mins.)
Director: Hemen Gupta
 
9.
Jhumroo (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Anjana lives a wealthy lifestyle with her dad, Dwarka Nath, in a hilly region in India. When she returns home after several years... (171 mins.)
Director: Shanker Mukerji
 
10.
Zindagi Aur Khwab (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The Story is about Shanti,an orphan,whose stepmother tortured her. Finally,she was married off to Shankar...
Director: S. Banerjee
 
11.
Anuradha (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A lonely housewife, who gave up her promising singing career to marry an idealistic village-doctor, begins to regret her decision. (141 mins.)
 
12.
Shola Aur Shabnam (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Director: Ramesh Saigal
 
13.
Pyaar Ka Saagar (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
After the passing of their parents Bombay-based Bishen Chand Gupta takes it upon himself to raise his younger brother...
Director: Davendra Goel
 
14.
Maya (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Disillusioned with his wealthy friends, a male goes to live in the slums and falls in love with a burglar's sister.
Director: D.D. Kashyap
 
15.
Nazrana (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Geeta lives a poor lifestyle near Charni Road, Bombay, along with her widowed mom, and a younger collegian sister... (130 mins.)
Director: C. Sridhar
 
16.
Chhaya (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Young and attractive Sarita Choudhary lives a wealthy lifestyle with her widowed dad, Jagatnarayan in a palatial house with her aunt... (144 mins.)
 
17.
Boy Friend (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A young lad, separated at a young age from his parents takes on the life of petty crime and ends up in jail... (137 mins.)
Director: Naresh Saigal
 
18.
Chhote Nawab (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Naive, milk-drinker, childlike Chhote Nawab, born on February 29th, lives a wealthy lifestyle in the...
Director: S.A. Akbar
 
19.
Opera House (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
A lover follows his sweetheart to her hometown and becomes embroiled in a murder mystery.
Director: P.L. Santoshi
 
20.
Mem-Didi (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In a small village two tough, but good-hearted men preside over the day to day lives of the inhabitants... (137 mins.)
 
21.
Mr. India (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A naive unemployed youth is mistaken for a look-alike gangster.
Director: G.P. Sippy
 
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23.
Piya Milan Ki Aas (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: S.N. Tripathi
 
24.
Reshmi Rumal (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Ram Narain has always been a womanizer and an habitual alcoholic. Even after his marriage to Achala...
 
25.
Suhag Sindoor (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
Ratan is an Air Force Pilot and lives a wealthy lifestyle with his money-lender father, Dayashankar...
 
26.
Bhabhi Ki Chudiyan (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Geeta (Meena Kumari) is married to Shyam (Balraj Sahni) but is unable to bear children. She also looks after her younger brother-in-law... (168 mins.)
 
27.
Sanjog (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Believing his wife to be dead after giving birth to a boy, a husband leaves and re-locates to the city.
 
28.
Senapati (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Prithvi Raj Kapoor is the Senapati of a Kingdom ,who falls in love with a Bhil tribal girl,warrior and...
Director: Kedar Kapoor
 
29.
Batwara (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Karunesh Thakur
 
30.
Passport (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Bombay City Police suspect that some diamonds are being smuggled through Santa Cruz Airport, they immediately alert Customs Officials...
 
31.
Char Diwari (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Sunil leads a poor lifestyle along with his widowed mother, and two school-going siblings, Anu and Tikku... (136 mins.)
Director: Krishan Chopra
 
32.
Dharmputra (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Circa British Rule in India is the tale of two Delhi families, that of Nawab Badruddin and Gulshan Rai... (150 mins.)
Director: Yash Chopra