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The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies 

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List of the best Anne Hathaway movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Audiences have seen Anne Hathaway grow up before their eyes, from her first film The Princess Diaries in 2001 to her Oscar-winning performance in 2012's Les Miserables. Anne Hathaway's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of this Anne Hathaway movies list is decided by how many votes each film receives, so only her most highly rated films will be at the top of the list. Anne Hathaway has been in a lot of flicks, so people often debate each other over what her greatest movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Anne Hathaway films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Anne Hathaway role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Anne Hathaway performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List features The Devil Wears Prada, The Dark Knight Rises and more and answers the questions, "What are the best Anne Hathaway movies?" and "What are the greatest Anne Hathaway roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Hathaway's romantic movies, you might enjoy our list of best Kate Hudson movies and best Jake Gyllenhaal movies.

Christopher Nolan and Tim Burton have both worked with Anne Hathaway over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors. If you're a fan of Anne Hathaway, then check out our lists of the best Keira Knightley and Rachel McAdams movies as well.

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The Devil Wears Prada is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Meryl Streep

Released: 2006

Directed by: David Frankel

The Devil Wears Prada is a 2006 comedy-drama film based on Lauren Weisberger's 2003 novel of the same name. This screen adaptation stars Anne Hathaway as Andrea Sachs, a college graduate who ...more

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The Princess Diaries is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Mandy Moore, Julie Andrews

Released: 2001

Directed by: Garry Marshall

The Princess Diaries is a 2001 American comedy film produced by singer and actress Whitney Houston and directed by Garry Marshall. It is based on Meg Cabot's 2000 novel of the same name. The ...more

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The Dark Knight Rises is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Gary Oldman

Released: 2012

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

The Dark Knight Rises is a 2012 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, based on the DC Comics character. Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, Batman (Christian Bale), with the ...more

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The Princess Diaries 2: ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Julie Andrews, Chris Pine

Released: 2004

Directed by: Garry Marshall

The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement is a 2004 American comedy film and the sequel to 2001's The Princess Diaries. Unlike the first film, this movie is not based on any of the books. Most of ...more

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Les Miserables is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Hugh Jackman

Released: 2012

Directed by: Tom Hooper

Les Misérables is a 2012 musical drama film directed by Tom Hooper, based on the 1862 French novel of the same name by Victor Hugo, which also inspired a 1980 concept album and 1985 ...more

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Ella Enchanted is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Vivica A. Fox

Released: 2004

Directed by: Tommy O'Haver

Ella Enchanted is a 2004 British–American–Irish fantasy romantic comedy film loosely based on Gail Carson Levine's 1997 novel of the same name. The film stars Anne Hathaway as Ella and Hugh ...more

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The Intern is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Jessica Oladunni Onadipe added Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Rene Russo

Released: 2015

Directed by: Nancy Meyers

The Intern is a 2015 American comedy-drama film directed by Nancy Meyers. Seventy-year-old widower Ben Whittaker (Robert De Niro) becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and ...more

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Love & Other Drugs ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jaimie Alexander

Released: 2010

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Love & Other Drugs is a 2010 romantic comedy film written and directed by Edward Zwick and based on the non-fiction book Hard Sell: The Evolution of a Viagra Salesman by Jamie Reidy. The ...more

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Get Smart is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Dwayne Johnson, Bill Murray

Released: 2008

Directed by: Peter Segal

Get Smart is a 2008 American action comedy film which was produced by Leonard B. Stern, who is also the original series' producer. The film is based on Mel Brooks and Buck Henry's 1960s spy ...more

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Bride Wars is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Kate Hudson, Chris Pratt

Released: 2009

Directed by: Gary Winick

This film is a 2009 American romantic comedy film directed by Gary Winick and written by Greg DePaul, June Diane Raphael and Casey Wilson. The film stars Kate Hudson, Anne Hathaway, Candice ...more

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Rio is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Jamie Foxx, Jane Lynch

Released: 2011

Directed by: Carlos Saldanha

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Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter

Released: 2010

Directed by: Tim Burton

Alice in Wonderland is a 2010 British-American live action and computer animated adventure fantasy film directed by Tim Burton and written by Linda Woolverton. Released by Walt Disney Pictures, ...more

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Serenity is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Diane Lane

Released: 2019

Directed by: Steven Knight

Serenity is a 2019 American noir thriller-drama film directed by Steven Knight. The mysterious past of a fishing boat captain (Matthew McConaughey) living in the Caribbean comes back to haunt ...more

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Interstellar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
JoannaMaria added Anne Hathaway, Matthew McConaughey, Matt Damon

Released: 2014

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Interstellar is a British-American 2014 science fiction epic film directed by Christopher Nolan, starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain and Michael Caine. The film ...more

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One Day is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Patricia Clarkson, Jim Sturgess

Released: 2011

Directed by: Lone Scherfig

One Day is a 2011 romance drama film directed by Lone Scherfig. It was adapted by David Nicholls from his 2009 novel of the same name. It stars Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess. Focus Features ...more

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Brokeback Mountain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kate Mara

Released: 2005

Directed by: Ang Lee

Brokeback Mountain is a 2005 American epic romantic drama film directed by Ang Lee. It is a film adaptation of the 1997 short story of the same name by Annie Proulx; the screenplay was written ...more

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Becoming Jane is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Maggie Smith, James McAvoy

Released: 2007

Directed by: Julian Jarrold

Becoming Jane is a 2007 British-Irish historical biographical film directed by Julian Jarrold. It depicts the early life of the English author Jane Austen and her perpetual love and regret with ...more

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Valentine's Day is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Jessica Alba, Taylor Swift, Anne Hathaway

Released: 2010

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Valentine's Day is a 2010 American romantic comedy film directed by Garry Marshall. The screenplay and the story were written by Katherine Fugate, Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein. The film ...more

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Rachel Getting Married ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Debra Winger, Sebastian Stan

Released: 2008

Directed by: Jonathan Demme

Rachel Getting Married is a 2008 drama film directed by Jonathan Demme, and starring Anne Hathaway, Rosemarie DeWitt, Bill Irwin and Debra Winger. The film was released in the U.S. to select ...more
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Dark Waters is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Mark Ruffalo, Anne Hathaway, Tim Robbins

Released: 2019

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Dark Waters is a 2019 American drama film directed by Todd Haynes, based on a true story. An attorney (Mark Ruffalo) discovers a connection between a string of mysterious deaths and chemical ...more
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Alice Through the Lookin... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Mia Wasikowska

Released: 2016

Directed by: James Bobin

Alice Through the Looking Glass is a 2016 American fantasy adventure film directed by James Bobin, based on the characters by Lewis Carroll and the sequel to the 2010 film Alice in Wonderland. ...more

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Havoc is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Released: 2005

Directed by: Barbara Kopple

Havoc is a 2005 crime drama film starring Anne Hathaway and Bijou Phillips, with Shiri Appleby, Freddy Rodriguez, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Biehn, and Laura San Giacomo appearing in ...more
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Passengers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, David Morse, Dianne Wiest

Released: 2008

Directed by: Rodrigo García

Passengers is 2008 American-Canadian thriller film starring Anne Hathaway and Patrick Wilson, and directed by Rodrigo García. It was released in the United States by TriStar Pictures on ...more
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Hoodwinked! is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Glenn Close, Andy Dick

Released: 2004

Directed by: Cory Edwards, Todd Edwards, Tony Leech

Hoodwinked! is a 2005 American computer-animated family comedy film. It retells the folktale Little Red Riding Hood as a police investigation, using flashbacks to show multiple characters' ...more

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The Other Side of Heaven... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Anne Hathaway Movies
Anne Hathaway, Christopher Gorham, Nathaniel Lees

Released: 2001

Directed by: Mitch Davis

The Other Side of Heaven is a 2001 American adventure drama film written and directed by Mitch Davis. The film stars Christopher Gorham and Anne Hathaway. The film is about John Groberg's ...more