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Dhoom 2 (2006)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $2,643,586Details
International Box Office $37,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $39,643,586
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Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 6,801-6,900) 6,844 $2,643,586
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,931 $37,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 3,001-3,100) 3,014 $39,643,586
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 901-1,000) 926 $2,643,586

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: November 23rd, 2006 (Limited) by Yash Raj Films
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 152 minutes
Franchise: Dhoom
Comparisons: vs. Dhoom 3
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Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Countries: India

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

Days In
Thanksgiving (Opening, 3-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 108 $1,340,708 Nov 24, 2006 4
Thanksgiving (Opening, 5-Day, Inflation Adjusted) 111 $1,340,708 Nov 24, 2006 4
Top 2006 Theater Average 72 $15,540 Nov 24, 2006 4


Aishwarya Rai    Sunehiri

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International Details - Truly International Box Office

December 17th, 2006

Open Season solidified its chances to reach $100 million with a first place debut in Italy. Over the weekend the film just managed to beat Happy Feet $1.68 million to $1.66 million over the weekend, (with midweek numbers Open Season earned $1.82 million on 430 screens). The film was not as successful in Japan with just $968,000 on 441 screens; with such a small per theatre average, it will likely disappear quickly from charts. Overall it earned $4.97 million on 3451 screens in 51 markets for a total of $87.16 million; and even with no major markets left to open in, it does have a great shot at $100 million before its run is over. More...

International Details - Saw Sees Better Days

December 11th, 2006

Saw III slipped another spot to sixth with $4.46 million on 1518 screens in 29 markets for an international total of $54.27 million. Its best opening of the weekend came in South Korea where it placed third with $1.08 million on 144 screens, which is the last major opening for the film this year. More...

Newcomers Can't Crack $10,000

December 5th, 2006

Not a single new release was able to top $10,000 on the per theater chart this week; in fact, none even came close. But two holdovers were able to accomplish that feat. Leading the way was Volver with an average of $12,675 in 30 theaters, while The History Boys managed $10,359 in 8. More...

International Top Five - Casino Plays to Full Houses Worldwide

November 29th, 2006

Casino Royale's dominance of the worldwide box office continued as it opened in 18 new markets scoring first place in every one of them. In fact, it was number one in 40 of the 50 markets it is currently playing in. Overall the film earned $64.94 million on 6460 screens in 50 markets for a two-week total of $129.06 million. The biggest opening of the weekend was in Germany where it crushed the competition with $12.84 million on 839 screens, more than 10 times its nearest competition. France was also a major contributor to its weekend success with $8.4 million on 823 screens while it captured $3.90 million on 500 screens in Spain, and a combined $8.02 million on 392 screens in the four Scandinavian markets. Not surprisingly, holdovers were led by the U.K. where it dipped just 25% to $16.51 million on 506 screens for a total of $53.96 million, which is nearly what Die Another Day earned in total in that market. Next up for the film is Japan this weekend, Australia the weekend after and South Korea the weekend after that. As for the film's long term potential, it is likely to crack the $500 million milestone worldwide with $600 million being a tough but achievable goal. More...

Per Theater Charts are Dhoomed!

November 28th, 2006

Volver returned to the top of the per theater charts for the third time in its four week run. Over the 3-day portion of the weekend it earned an average of $17,071 in its 30 theaters and the movie is on pace to top Talk to Her as the biggest grossing film in Pedro Almodovar's career. Second place went to Dhoom 2: Back in Action with a very impressive average of $15,540 in 63 theaters. Even if the film sees the usual step drop-off for niche market films, the distributor has to be happy with its run. The History Boys didn't make history, but they did earn $100,000 in 7 theaters over the weekend for an average of $14,400. The final film to make it into the $10,000 club was Two or Three Things I Know About Her with $10,764 in its lone theater. More...

Movie Website Updates for November 18 - November 24, 2006

November 24th, 2006

This week the list is abridged due to the holidays, but there are still a few good sites here. In fact, percent-wise, there are more good site than most weeks. However, the best site has already won the award while the rest don't quite reach the level of an Award-winning site. If I were to pick the best of the rest it would be Dhoom 2: Back in Action - Official Site. More...

Limited Releases - History in the Making

November 23rd, 2006

Nearly a dozen limited releases make their debut this week, but while award season is right on top of us, none seem to have what it takes to earn some hardware. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2006/11/24 17 $979,001   63 $15,540   $1,298,477 1
2006/12/01 20 $510,523 -48% 63 $8,104   $2,085,706 2
2006/12/08 28 $163,498 -68% 51 $3,206   $2,344,702 3
2006/12/15 30 $109,763 -33% 40 $2,744   $2,490,892 4
2006/12/22 44 $24,254 -78% 16 $1,516   $2,529,257 5
2006/12/29 44 $39,677 +64% 16 $2,480   $2,608,181 6
2007/01/05 72 $6,512 -84% 9 $724   $2,642,290 7

Daily Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossDays
2006/12/25 38 $14,015   16 $876   $2,543,272 33

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2006/11/24 18 $1,255,707   63 $19,932   $1,575,183 2
2006/12/01 20 $606,184 -52% 63 $9,622   $2,181,368 3
2006/12/08 29 $199,761 -67% 51 $3,917   $2,381,129 4
2006/12/15 33 $123,874 -38% 40 $3,097   $2,505,003 5
2006/12/22 48 $63,501 -49% 16 $3,969   $2,568,504 6
2006/12/29 48 $67,274 +6% 16 $4,205   $2,635,778 7
2007/01/05 75 $7,808 -88% 9 $868   $2,643,586 8

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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