1971 was a big year for Bollywood’s first superstar Rajesh Khanna who gave back to back big grossers. From Haathi Mere Saathi which was the top grosser of 1971 to Kati Patang, he had 4 films in the top 10 grossers of that year.
Apart from Rajesh Khanna, Dharmendra, Jeetendra, Dev Anand and Shammi Kapoor also made a mark.
Have a look at the top 10 grossers of 1971:
|Rank||India Nett (Cr)|
|1. Haathi Mere Saathi||3.5|
|2. Mera Gaon Mera Desh||3|
|6. Kati Patang||1.90|
|8. Hare Rama Hare Krishna||1.70|