Adjuster:

Genres

Biopic - Music

1978-Present
Excluding documentaries



RankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 Walk the Line Fox $22,347,341 18.7% 2,961 $7,547 $119,519,402 11/18/05
2 Notorious (2009) FoxS $20,497,596 55.6% 1,638 $12,514 $36,843,682 1/16/09
3 Ray Uni. $20,039,730 26.6% 2,006 $9,989 $75,331,600 10/29/04
4 Get On Up Uni. $13,585,915 44.4% 2,468 $5,505 $30,569,935 8/1/14
5 Jersey Boys WB $13,319,371 28.3% 2,905 $4,585 $47,047,013 6/20/14
6 Selena WB $11,615,722 32.9% 1,850 $6,278 $35,281,794 3/21/97
7 The Soloist P/DW $9,716,458 30.6% 2,024 $4,801 $31,720,158 4/24/09
8 The Doors TriS $9,151,800 26.6% 840 $10,895 $34,416,893 3/1/91
9 La Bamba Col. $5,651,990 10.4% 1,251 $4,517 $54,215,416 7/24/87
10 What's Love Got to Do with It BV $5,483,384 14.0% 1,091 $5,026 $39,100,956 6/25/93
11 Why Do Fools Fall in Love? WB $3,946,382 31.7% 1,369 $2,882 $12,461,773 8/28/98
12 Great Balls of Fire! Orion $3,807,986 27.7% 1,417 $2,687 $13,741,060 6/30/89
13 Shine FL $3,515,584 9.8% 851 $4,131 $35,892,330 2/14/97
14 Cadillac Records Sony $3,445,559 42.0% 687 $5,015 $8,195,551 12/5/08
15 Coal Miner's Daughter Uni. $3,366,443 5.0% 437 $7,703 $67,182,787 3/7/80
16 El Cantante PicH $3,202,035 42.4% 542 $5,907 $7,556,712 8/3/07
17 Sweet Dreams TriS $2,161,284 23.8% 778 $2,778 $9,085,049 10/11/85
18 Amadeus Orion $1,976,987 3.8% 802 $2,465 $51,564,280 4/5/85
19 The Runaways App. $805,115 22.5% 244 $3,300 $3,573,673 3/19/10
20 I'm Not There Wein. $730,819 18.2% 130 $5,621 $4,017,609 11/21/07
21 De-Lovely UA $292,963 2.2% 16 $18,310 $13,456,633 7/2/04
22 La Vie en Rose PicH $179,848 1.7% 8 $22,481 $10,301,706 6/8/07
23 Backbeat Gram. $126,740 5.3% 10 $12,674 $2,392,589 4/15/94
24 Immortal Beloved Sony $120,108 1.2% 4 $30,027 $9,914,409 12/16/94
25 Jimi: All Is By My Side XL $97,008 28.5% 34 $2,853 $340,911 9/26/14
26 Hilary and Jackie Oct. $92,956 1.9% 6 $15,492 $4,912,892 12/30/98
27 Sid and Nancy Gold. $50,829 1.8% 2 $25,414 $2,826,523 10/17/86
28 Beyond the Sea Lions $45,264 0.7% 6 $7,544 $6,318,709 12/17/04
29 The Sapphires Wein. $38,372 1.6% 4 $9,593 $2,450,867 3/22/13
30 24 Hour Party People MGM $34,940 3.0% 2 $17,470 $1,184,096 8/9/02
31 Topsy-Turvy USA $31,387 0.5% 2 $15,693 $6,208,548 12/15/99
32 Control Wein. $27,674 3.2% 1 $27,674 $872,252 10/10/07
33 Bird WB $27,116 1.2% 1 $27,116 $2,181,286 9/30/88
34 Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life MBox $25,189 10.8% 3 $8,396 $233,007 8/31/11
35 Stoned Scre. $15,409 39.6% 6 $2,568 $38,922 3/24/06
36 What We Do Is Secret PArch $5,888 10.0% 1 $5,888 $58,776 8/8/08
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 16 titles):
$9,391,44323.7%1,559$6,024$39,686,681-

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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