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Un thunderous begin! On February 14, the day of its launch, Bob Marley: One Love, the characteristic movie devoted to the king of reggae, recorded practically 200,000 admissions (together with previews). A knowledge which remembers the love ranking of the biopic amongst spectators. “It’s a major genre,” confirms Éric Marti, normal supervisor of Comscore France. [qui mesure les audiences, NDLR]. Many biopics exceed one million admissions, or are even multi-millionaires. »

The rating of the ten biopics which have recorded probably the most admissions in France since 2010, dominated by Oppenheimer by Christopher Nolan (4.5 million admissions, 2023), bears witness to this. This classification additionally permits us to attract different classes: “The biopics found there are all dramas and above all have the ambition of retracing the entire life of a person rather than one of their moments”, explains Éric Marti who continues: “More usually, what’s hanging is to see to what extent the nationality of the movie and that of the character are correlated. Biopics of French personalities made by French individuals work. On the opposite hand, when, for instance, the British notice Colettemovie devoted to the author, the general public just isn’t there right here [près de 180 000 entrées, NDLR]. The solely exception is Napoleon by Ridley Scott, in 2023 [à la 10e place de ce classement, NDLR], who achieved a superb end in France, however who loved higher success elsewhere. »

As for Aline, after all it’s a biopic directed – and carried out – by a Frenchwoman (Valérie Lemercier) on a Quebec artist (Céline Dion), however the singer, we is not going to inform anybody, has a really robust historical past with France. Now, it stays to be seen whether or not, with the superb begin of Bob Marley: One Love and the avalanche of biopics which is able to hit theaters within the months to return, this rating might be shaken up or not…

The prime 10 biopics on the cinema when it comes to variety of admissions* in France

1. Oppenheimer

4,496,915 entries


2. Bohemian Rhapsody

4,426,372 entries


3. The speech of a king

3,107,159 entries


4. Simone – The journey of the century

2,469,281 entries


5. Cloclo

1,791,624 entries


6. Napoleon

1,660,348 entries


7. The Social Network

1,501,043 entries


8. J.Edgar

1,443,420 entries


9. Lincoln

1,361,825 entries


10. Aline

1,321,048 entries


*Figures supplied by Comscrore France