Biographical Blockbusters: The Highest-Grossing Biopics

Biopics have a unique allure offering audiences a chance to step into the lives of real-life individuals who’ve left an indelible mark on history. While these films often garner critical acclaim, some have also proven to be commercial powerhouses, raking in staggering box office figures. From the heart-wrenching struggles of legendary musicians to the awe-inspiring tales of historical figures, the highest-grossing biopics have captivated audiences worldwide. Check out the highest-grossing biopics below. 

Amadeus (Based on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)

La Bamba (Based on Ritchie Valens)

Coal Miner’s Daughter (Based on Loretta Lynn)

Ray (Based on Ray Charles) 

I Can Only Imagine (Based on Bart Millard) 

Rocketman (Biopic on Elton John) 

Walk the Line (Based on Johnny Cash) 

Elvis (Based on Elvis)

Straight Outta Compton (Based on the members of N.W.A, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, MC Ren and DJ Yella)

Bohemian Rhapsody (Based on Freddie Mercury) 

Oppenheimer (Based on J. Robert Oppenheimer)

The Blind Side (Based on Michael Oher) 

-Britney Jones