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box office

A room or booth with one or more windows facing a theater lobby or public area; used for sale of tickets.
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For the third consecutive week, Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor starrer "2 States" ruled the box office worldwide.
Within 4 May, the romantic film raked in a[sup.1]10.05 crore ($1,668,255) from the US box office, while a[sup.1]1.87 crore (US$ 310,339) from Canada.
Tom Buchan was hit with a PS59.20 surcharge for his tickets, despite paying in cash at the Clyde Auditorium box office.
There are significant costs involved in running a box office facility.
CINEWORLD revealed its box office takings had recovered thanks to a strong run of 3-D films including the latest Pirates of the Caribbean caper.
CINEWORLD said its box office takings had recovered thanks to a strong run of 3D films.
It raked in a[sup.1]4.62 crore ($ 761,032) from the US, a[sup.1]81.41 lakh (US $ 134,098) from Canada, a[sup.1]2.96 crore (AED approx 1,789,496) from UAE-GCC and a[sup.1]1.19 crore ([pounds sterling] 118,602) from UK box offices till third weekend, (http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/box-office/overseas) according to Adarsh .
"Dhoom 3" has set a new bar at the box office with its record breaking collection and "Jai Ho" is expected to beat the record.
Since the time it was released, "Dhoom 3" has been creating box office records in both India and the international arena.
Venkat Prabhu's recently released comedy thriller "Biriyani" has registered a strong opening weekend, after having an average start at the Tamil Nadu box office.
While "Jab Tak Hai Jaan" and "Dabangg 2" entered the a[sup.1]100 crore club in just five days at worldwide box offices, "Ek Tha Tiger" surpassed that marked in five days at domestic box offices.
Fans' expectation for the much-awaited release of "Endgame" is pulling up the box office ranking of "Captain Marvel" as well, as fans crowded out to watch the film in order to review the Marvel Cinematic Universe, before they go to the theaters to watch "Endgame."