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    By: Taran Adarsh, IndiaFM
    Friday, July 20, 2007
    Abbas-Mustan's latest thriller Naqaab hasn't succeeded in attracting ample footfalls at movieplexes in U.K. Released in 30 screens, considered a wide release for a Hindi film, Naqaab should've ideally grossed £ 100,000 + in its opening weekend, considering its solo release status, plus the hype surrounding the film. Have a look at the chart of 2007 releases [30 + screen count] below for a comparative study.

    Weekend: July 13 - 15, 2007.


    U.K. BOX-OFFICE

    • Naqaab has debuted at No. 8 position. In its opening weekend, the film has collected £ 75,250 [approx. Rs. 61.89 lacs] on 30 screens, with the per screen average working out to £ 2,508.
      The breakdown:- Friday: £ 22,894; Saturday: £ 29,424; Sunday: £ 22,932.

    30 + SCREENS IN U.K.

    FILM OPENING WEEKEND [£] SCREENS AVERAGE [£]
    Guru 155,012 44 3,523
    Salaam-E-Ishq 2,93,809 [incl. Thursday previews] 49 5,996
    Eklavya - The Royal Guard 163,783 40 4,095
    Nehlle Pe Dehlla 47,340 32 1,479
    Namastey London 238,841 42 5,687
    The Namesake [English] 125,084 59 2,120
    Shakalaka Boom Boom 78,552 40 1,964
    Provoked [English] 123,678 35 3,534
    Ta Ra Rum Pum 231,835 50 4,637
    Metro 55,234 41 1,347
    Cheeni Kum 144,584 [4-day weekend] 31 4,664
    Jhoom Barabar Jhoom 264,347 47 5,624
    Apne 180,124 43 4,189
    Naqaab 75,250 30 2,508


    • APNE [last weekend: No. 7, this weekend: No. 12]: In its third weekend, the film has collected £ 45,406 on 42 screens, with the per screen average working out to £ 1,081. Total: £ 506,302 [approx. Rs. 4.17 crores].
      The breakdown:- Friday: £ 8,592; Saturday: £ 16,312; Sunday: £ 20,502.
    • SIVAJI - THE BOSS [Tamil; last weekend: No. 21, this weekend: No. 24]: In its fifth weekend, the film has collected £ 6,605 on 3 screens, with the per screen average working out to £ 2,202. Total: £ 382,410 [approx. Rs. 3.13 crores].
      The breakdown:- Friday: £ 1,345; Saturday: £ 2,752; Sunday: £ 2,508.
    • AAP KAA SURROOR [last weekend: No. 15, this weekend: No. 26]: In its third weekend, the film has collected £ 4,832 on 9 screens, with the per screen average working out to £ 537. Total: £ 114,365 [approx. Rs. 93.72 lacs].
      The breakdown:- Friday: £ 1,008; Saturday: £ 2,335; Sunday: £ 1,489.
    • AWARAPAN [last weekend: No. 19, this weekend: No. 31]: In its third weekend, the film has collected £ 3,817 on 7 screens, with the per screen average working out to £ 545. Total: £ 78,421 [approx. Rs. 64.23 lacs].
      The breakdown:- Friday: £ 954; Saturday: £ 1,760; Sunday: £ 1,103.
    • JHOOM BARABAR JHOOM [last weekend: No. 24, this weekend: No. 34]: In its fifth weekend, the film has collected £ 3,273 on 7 screens, with the per screen average working out to £ 468. Total: £ 634,000 [approx. Rs. 5.19 crores].
      The breakdown:- Friday: £ 793; Saturday: £ 1,481; Sunday: £ 999.
    • WATER [last weekend: No. 30, this weekend: No. 48]: In its seventh weekend, the film has collected £ 1,755 on 7 screens, with the per screen average working out to £ 251. Total: £ 163,553 [approx. Rs. 1.34 crores].
      The breakdown:- Friday: £ 701; Saturday: £ 745; Sunday: £ 309.

    THIS WEEKEND IN U.K.
    [Based on screen averages]

    RANK FILM AVERAGE
    1 NAQAAB £ 2,508
    2 SIVAJI - THE BOSS [Tamil] £ 2,202
    3 APNE £ 1,081
    4 AWARAPAN £ 545
    5 AAP KAA SURROOR £ 537
    6 JHOOM BARABAR JHOOM £ 468
    7 WATER £ 251


    U.S.A. BOX-OFFICE

    • THE NAMESAKE [English; last weekend: No. 52, this weekend: No. 60]: In its nineteenth weekend, the film has collected $ 6,650 on 10 screens, with the per screen average working out to $ 665. Total: $ 13,542,286 [approx. Rs. 54.64 crores].

    NEW YORK CITY BOX-OFFICE

    • THE NAMESAKE [English; last weekend: No. 43, this weekend: No. 40]: In its nineteenth weekend, the film has collected $ 1,889 on 1 screen. New York total: $ 2,314,647.
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