fb.indiewire.com – Each Tuesday, Indiewire publishes a box office chart that sorts the final weekend numbers of all specialty releases by per-theater average. Check out the full chart here, but here's some highlights: Top Per-Theater Average and Best Debut: "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" (Fox Searchlight) Coming off a stunning $70 million (and counting) gross overseas, John Madden's older audience-skewing film is off to an excellent start, joining "Bernie" as the first two potential indie breakouts from summer 2012. On 27 screens, the film -- which stars Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy and Tom Wilkinson as a group of seniors retiring in India -- grossed $737,051.
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Gross: $22,259,030Total: $129,161,540
Gross: $18,346,023Total: $67,926,972
3. Spongebob Squarepants: Sponge Out Of WatGross: $16,573,682Total: $126,245,516
4. McFarland, USAGross: $11,020,798Total: $11,020,798
5. DUFF, TheGross: $10,809,149Total: $10,809,149