Turns out not everyone was at "The Avengers" this weekend. Participant Media's "Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" managed an impressive $27,789-per-screen average in its debut.
The film, about a group of Brit retirees in India, took in $750,381 from 27 locations. Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy and Tom Wilkinson star.Fox Searchlight is distributing.
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