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DIRECTED BY JOHN MADDEN

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2012

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

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Starring

Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
Judi Dench
Judi Dench
Penelope Wilton
Penelope Wilton
Tom Wilkinson
Tom Wilkinson
Celia Imrie
Ramona Marquez
Ronald Pickup
Tena Desae
Liza Tarbuck
Lillete Dubey
Russell Balogh
Fiaz Ali
Israr Azam
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UK BBFC Age Rating:  12 age rating
UK release date UK release: 24th February 2012
UK total gross
United Kingdom Flag  £20.3 Million
US total gross
United States Flag  $46.4 Million
Global total gross
Global Flag  $136.8 Million
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    Top Grossing Movie Chart Position
    UK total gross
    £20,323,993
    259
    The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
    260

    US total gross
    $46,412,041
    1745
    The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
    1746

    UK Age Rating
    UK BBFC Certificate: 12
    Genres
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    • United Kingdom United Kingdom
    UK Box Office Info

    Highest chart position: 1

    Weeks on box office: 11

    UK Box Office Chart History
    Date
    Place
    Week
    Total
    The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
    2N
    £2,222,051
    £2,222,051
    1
    £2,342,095
    £7,014,101
    2
    £1,787,352
    £10,855,596
    3
    £1,530,112
    £13,855,438
    3▲▼
    £747,122
    £15,674,349
    6
    £489,707
    £16,731,127
    8
    £451,307
    £17,737,576
    9
    £273,338
    £18,518,872
    13
    £193,848
    £18,994,423
    12
    £114,424
    £19,305,322
    15
    £53,933
    £19,434,984
    18
    £24,252
    £19,553,772
    19
    £14,757
    £19,616,704
    17
    £7,703
    £19,877,350
    18
    £9,793
    £20,072,647
    22
    £6,031
    £20,094,626
    24
    £10,570
    £20,135,261
    21
    £8,608
    £20,158,517
    20
    £7,489
    £20,190,799
    24
    £3,006
    £20,204,020
    22
    £5,769
    £20,215,122
    20
    £3,643
    £20,289,467
    23
    £1,184
    £20,294,981
    27
    £2,259
    £20,303,014
    26
    £812
    £20,306,105
    27
    £893
    £20,308,480
    26
    £1,375
    £20,314,531
    25
    £4,039
    £20,320,287
    32
    £187
    £20,323,993
    US Box Office Chart History
    No US box office info
    Global Box Office Release Breakdown
    No global box office info
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    From the same production team that brought us Godzilla in 2014 Kong Skull Island is set in the same universe and is set to start a "monsters" universe similar to that of the Marvel and DC cinematic universes.

    Kong opens similar to Godzilla with just over £6 million, but the film was far better received than Godzilla with the critics with a surprise amount of praise for the monster film.

    Godzilla went on to gross £17 million in the UK and there is nothing to suggest this wont do similar if not better.

    Logan falls into second place this week with £3.8 million after a single week at the top, this brings the films total gross to £16 million after 10 days of release.

    This means that on its second weekend the film is already the best of the solo Wolverine movies and it still has plenty of milage left.

    A couple of interesting things to note this week, if the chart were taken on a Monday - Sunday then Logan would have still been the top film.

    Also Moulin Rouge which is on a Secret Cinema run at the moment and is number 13 on the weekend chart would have been number 4 with £2 million for the week.

    There are no other new released in the top 10 this week but Elle makes a new entry at number 11 with £0.2 million and Dancer is new at 12 also with £0.2 million.

    Longest run this week is Lion with 8 weeks on the chart and highest total grossing movie is Sing with £28 million.

    Historical Charts

    A year ago
    Kung Fu Panda 3 was new at the top of the chart while London Has Fallen fell to number 3.

    Five years ago
    Despite poor reviews John Carter was the top new film of the week, it knocked The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel to number 2.

    Ten years ago
    Eddie Murphy starred, twice, in Norbit which entered at the top, it knockied Hot Fuzz down to number 2.

    Fifteen years ago
    Ocean's Eleven remained at the top for a fourth week while the top new film was We Were Soldiers at number 4.

    Twenty years ago
    One of Tom Cruises defining moment Jerry Maguire hit the charts at the top, it knocked Mars Attacks down to number 2

    Twenty five years ago
    Martin Scorsese scared us all with Cape Fear which hit the top of the box office on its debut, it knocked The Last Boy Scout down to number 2.

    This week making its debut at the top of the UK box office is the critically acclaimed Wolverine movie Logan starring Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart.

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    The Lego Batman Movie falls to number 2 after 3 weeks at the top with a £1.5 million weekend which brings the films total gross to £24.9 million and is currently the second highest grossing movie of 2017.

    Also new this week are Viceroys House which is at 3 with £0.9 million and Fist Fight at 10 with £0.4 million.

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    Historical charts

    A year ago
    London Has Fallen took over at the top of the UK box office on its debut while Deadpool fell to number 3 after 3 weeks at the top.

    Five years ago
    Staying at the top was The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel for a second weekend while the top new film was This Means War at number 3.

    Ten years ago
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    Fifteen years ago
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    Twenty five years ago
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    Historical Charts.

    A year ago
    Deadpool held on strong at the top of the box office while top new film was Grimsby which entered at number 2.

    Five years ago
    Spending a third week at the top was The Woman in Black while the top new film was The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel which made its debut at number 2.

    Ten years ago
    Remaining at the top was Hot Fuzz while the top new film was The Number 23 staring Jim Carey which entered at number 3.

    Fifteen years ago
    Monsters, Inc. spent its third week at the top and with a strong top 5 the highest new film was Dont Say A Word down at number 6.

    Twenty years ago
    On its third weekend of release Ransom remained at the top while top new film was Michael starring John Travolta at number 3.

    Twenty five years ago
    The Prince of Tides made its debut at the top of the box office knocking off Star Trek VI The Undiscovered Country after only a week at the top.

    All change yet again at the top of the UK video chart with sequel movie The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel makings its debut.

    The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel was released at UK cinemas on 27th February of 2015 and made it's debut at number 1 with a weekend gross of £3.7 million.

    A successful run saw the film stay at the top for a total of 3 week, but it's chart run didn't last much longer and it only lasted 6 weeks on the top 15.

    The film took £15.5 million at the Uk box office making it the 278th highest grossing film ever. Compared to it's predecessor The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel it was about £5 million behind.

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    This time last year The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel was sitting at the top of the UK charts while This Means War was the highest new film at 3.

    Five years ago Jason Statham took over at the at the top with the true story film The Bank Job on it's debut week.

    Ten years ago The Ring was still at the top with the highest new film at 2 being Jackass The Movie.

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