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The best Woody Allen movies of all time rank among some of the best movies of all time, so it's no surprise movie fans would want to debate which of his films deserves the title of greatest Woody Allen movie ever. While there are some talented directors who have stood behind the camera since the start of cinema, Woody Allen is far and away one of the best directors of all time due largely in part to his neurotic characters (perceived to be real to a fault), his strong female characters, and his own inclusion as an actor in a way that doesn't distract from the other actors (you hear that, Quentin?).

Of course, while many people in the older generation know Woody Allen for his comedies, newer movie watchers may know him equally for his dramas and for causing drama as one of the most scandalous celebs in Hollywood. Either way, the guy makes a heck of a movie.

Make sure to vote up your favorite Woody Allen movie and feel free to add any great Woody Allen movies that might have been left off the list.
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Annie Hall is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Annie Hall Woody Allen, Sigourney Weaver, Christopher Walken

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Manhattan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Manhattan Meryl Streep, Woody Allen, Diane Keaton

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Crimes and Misdemeanors is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Crimes and Misdemeanors Woody Allen, Daryl Hannah, Mia Farrow

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Hannah and Her Sisters is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Hannah and Her Sisters Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Woody Allen, Carrie Fisher

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Sleeper is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Sleeper Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, John Beck

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Midnight in Paris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Midnight in Paris Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, Tom Hiddleston

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Love and Death is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Love and Death Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Jessica Harper

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The Purple Rose of Cairo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
The Purple Rose of Cairo Viggo Mortensen, Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels

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Match Point is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Match Point Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Emily Mortimer

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Zelig is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Zelig Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Caitlin O'Heaney

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Bananas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Bananas Sylvester Stallone, Woody Allen, Danny DeVito

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Take the Money and Run is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Take the Money and Run Woody Allen, Louise Lasser, Lonny Chapman

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Manhattan Murder Mystery is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Manhattan Murder Mystery Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Anjelica Huston

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Radio Days is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Radio Days Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Mia Farrow

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Play It Again, Sam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Play It Again, Sam Woody Allen, Ingrid Bergman, Diane Keaton

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Vicky Cristina Barcelona is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Vicky Cristina Barcelona Scarlett Johansson, Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem

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Husbands and Wives is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Husbands and Wives Liam Neeson, Woody Allen, Juliette Lewis

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Deconstructing Harry is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Deconstructing Harry Demi Moore, Jennifer Garner, Robin Williams

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Broadway Danny Rose is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Broadway Danny Rose Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Milton Berle

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Bullets over Broadway is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Bullets over Broadway Jennifer Tilly, Mary-Louise Parker, John Cusack

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Blue Jasmine is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Blue Jasmine Cate Blanchett, Alec Baldwin, Louis C.K.

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Stardust Memories is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Stardust Memories Sharon Stone, Woody Allen, Charlotte Rampling

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Everything You Always Wanted t... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies

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Mighty Aphrodite is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Mighty Aphrodite Woody Allen, Helena Bonham Carter, Paul Giamatti

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Sweet and Lowdown is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Sweet and Lowdown Uma Thurman, Sean Penn, Woody Allen

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Whatever Works is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Whatever Works Evan Rachel Wood, Henry Cavill, Larry David

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The Curse of the Jade Scorpion is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion Charlize Theron, Woody Allen, Helen Hunt

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Everyone Says I Love You is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Everyone Says I Love You Natalie Portman, Julia Roberts, Drew Barrymore

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A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Mary Steenburgen

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Interiors is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Interiors Diane Keaton, Sam Waterston, Geraldine Page

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Shadows and Fog is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Shadows and Fog Madonna, Jodie Foster, Woody Allen

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Scoop is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Scoop Scarlett Johansson, Hugh Jackman, Woody Allen

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Another Woman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
RodneyBlair added Another Woman Gene Hackman, Mia Farrow, Ian Holm

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To Rome with Love is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
To Rome with Love Penélope Cruz, Alec Baldwin, Woody Allen

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Small Time Crooks is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Small Time Crooks Woody Allen, Hugh Grant, Jon Lovitz

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Celebrity is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Celebrity Charlize Theron, Leonardo DiCaprio, Winona Ryder

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Magic in the Moonlight is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
looksharp added Magic in the Moonlight Emma Stone, Colin Firth, Marcia Gay Harden

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Alice is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
RodneyBlair added Alice Alec Baldwin, Elle Macpherson, Bernadette Peters

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Melinda and Melinda Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, Amanda Peet

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Hollywood Ending is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Hollywood Ending Woody Allen, Debra Messing, Tiffani Thiessen

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The Front is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
The Front Woody Allen, Danny Aiello, Michael Murphy

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You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger Naomi Watts, Anthony Hopkins, Freida Pinto

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Irrational Man is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Irrational Man Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone, Joe Stapleton

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Anything Else is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Anything Else Christina Ricci, Woody Allen, Danny DeVito

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What's Up, Tiger Lily? is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Raykibb added What's Up, Tiger Lily? Woody Allen, Louise Lasser, John Sebastian - The egg salad recipe to die for.... 

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September is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
RodneyBlair added September Mia Farrow, Dianne Wiest, Sam Waterston

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New York Stories Kirsten Dunst, Woody Allen, Nick Nolte

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Café Society

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Cassandra's Dream Ewan McGregor, Colin Farrell, Hayley Atwell

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Antz is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Woody Allen Movies
Antz Jennifer Lopez, Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone