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Sightseers (2012)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $41,039Details
International Box Office $2,694,401Details
Worldwide Box Office $2,735,440
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $163,854 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $163,854
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Chris wants to show Tina his world and he wants to do it his way - on a journey through the British Isles in his beloved Abbey Oxford Caravan. Tina's led a sheltered life and there are things that Chris needs her to see - the Crich Tramway Museum, the Ribblehead Viaduct, the Keswick Pencil Museum and the rolling countryside that accompanies these wonders in his life. But it doesn't take long for the dream to fade. Litterbugs, noisy teenagers and pre-booked caravan sites, not to mention Tina's meddling mother, soon conspire to shatter Chris's dreams and send him, and anyone who rubs him up the wrong way, over a very jagged edge...


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 12,401-12,500) 12,410 $41,039
All Time International Box Office (Rank 5,301-5,400) 5,395 $2,694,401
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 9,101-9,200) 9,158 $2,735,440
All Time Domestic Highest Grossing Limited Release Movies (Rank 5,001-5,100) 5,044 $41,039

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 10th, 2013 (Limited) by IFC Films
International Releases: November 30th, 2012 (Wide) (United Kingdom)
December 26th, 2012 (Wide) (Australia)
December 26th, 2012 (Wide) (France)
December 26th, 2012 (Wide) (New Zealand)
January 17th, 2013 (Wide) (Hungary)
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Video Release: December 10th, 2013 by Mpi Home Video
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 89 minutes
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Keywords: Family Vacations, Tourists In Trouble, Screenplay Written By the Star, Serial Killer
Source:Based on Play
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Big Talk Pictures
Production Countries: United Kingdom

Leading Cast


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Production and Technical Credits

Alice Lowe    Screenwriter
Steve Oram    Screenwriter
Nira Park    Producer
Claire Jones    Producer
Andy Starke    Producer
Matthew Justice    Executive Producer
Jenny Borgars    Executive Producer
Danny Perkins    Executive Producer
Katherine Butler    Executive Producer
Edgar Wright    Executive Producer
Jane Levick    Production Designer
Amy Jump    Editor
Ben Wheatley    Editor
Robin Hill    Editor
Jim Williams    Composer
Laurie Rose    Director of Photography

DVD and Blu-ray Releases for December 10th, 2013

December 10th, 2013

It's a good week / bad week when it comes to new releases. On the positive side, there are a couple big first run releases, a couple big TV on DVD releases, and even a classic film hitting Blu-ray for the first time. On the other hand, the depth is really bad. If you look at's list of best selling new releases, you will find filler on the second page. That's not to say there are no contenders for Pick of the Week. Despicable Me 2 is the best selling release and the Blu-ray Combo Pack or 3D Combo Pack are also among the best, as is Mary Poppins: 50th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray. There are also a few more contenders where I'm waiting for a screener (Berberian Sound Studio, The Hunt, etc.). and it is a busy week for top notch releases. In the end, I went with Despicable Me 2 for that honor, but it was a real coin toss. More...

Per Theater Chart: Iron Man Has a Story to Tell

May 15th, 2013

Iron Man 3 again earned first place on the Per Theater Chart, but this time it was closer with an average of $17,053. The second best film on the per theater chart was the second best film on the overall chart, The Great Gatsby, which earned an average of $14,168. The best limited release was Stories We Tell with an average of $13,527 in two theaters. It had previously opened in Canada, where it made $360,000. One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das earned $11,515 in one theater. More...

Limited Releases have Stories to Tell

May 10th, 2013

Most summers there is at least one limited release that manages to find enough success to expand truly wide. There are quite a few new limited releases this week, but most of them are earning weak reviews and will likely fail to find an audience in limited release. There are three films that are earning 80% positive reviews or better: Sightseers, Stories We Tell, and Venus and Serena. Unfortunately, the last two are documentaries and the first one is a Black Comedy, so it is unlikely we will have a true break-out hit this week. More...

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/05/10 74 $7,384   2 $3,692   $7,384 1
2013/05/17 71 $8,101 +10% 5 $1,620   $19,037 2
2013/05/24 81 $2,321 -71% 2 $1,161   $25,819 3
2013/05/31 52 $8,377 +261% 10 $838   $35,722 4
2013/07/26 71 $2,151   1 $2,151   $37,873 12
2013/09/06 110 $818   1 $818   $38,691 18

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
2013/05/10 76 $10,936   2 $5,468   $10,936 1
2013/05/17 73 $12,562 +15% 5 $2,512   $23,498 2
2013/05/24 82 $3,847 -69% 2 $1,924   $27,345 3
2013/05/31 54 $13,694 +256% 10 $1,369   $41,039 4
2013/09/06 96 $1,219   1 $1,219   $39,092 18

Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Australia 12/26/2012 $0 0 4 4 $69,057 12/13/2015
Austria 3/8/2013 $8,653 9 10 28 $22,906 12/14/2015
Belgium 2/20/2013 $4,293 5 5 23 $19,821 12/14/2015
France 12/26/2012 $297,929 49 49 49 $297,929 12/13/2015
Germany 2/28/2013 $59,596 46 46 88 $173,371 12/14/2015
Hungary 1/17/2013 $91 1 1 1 $91 12/14/2015
New Zealand 12/26/2012 $0 0 26 69 $110,019 12/14/2015
United Kingdom 11/30/2012 $342,844 92 117 313 $1,037,428 12/14/2015
Rest of World $963,779
International Total$2,694,401 12/14/2015

International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records

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