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The Best Emma Stone Movies

Updated October 18, 2019 3.2k votes 674 voters 39.3k views25 items

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List of the best Emma Stone movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Emma Stone's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Emma Stone movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Emma Stone movies will be at the top of the list. Emma Stone has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Emma Stone movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Emma Stone films to end the squabble once and for all.

In 2017, Emma Stone received her second Academy Award nomination for her role as Mia Dolan in Damien Chazelle's La La Land. Emma Stone won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy and the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role. 

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

List features films like Zombieland, Easy A, Birdman, and many more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Emma Stone movies?" and "What are the greatest Emma Stone roles of all time?"

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    La La Land is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    La La Land

    Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone

    Released2016

    Directed byDamien Chazelle

    La La Land is a 2016 American romantic musical comedy-drama film written and directed by... more on Wikipedia
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    Easy A is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Easy A

    Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes

    Released2010

    Directed byWill Gluck

    Easy A is a 2010 American teen comedy film directed by Will Gluck. A clean-cut high school... more on Wikipedia

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    Birdman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Birdman

    Emma Stone, Naomi Watts

    Released2014

    Directed byAlejandro González Iñárritu

    Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), commonly referred to as Birdman, is a 2014... more on Wikipedia

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    Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Zombieland

    Emma Stone, Amber Heard

    Released2009

    Directed byRuben Fleischer

    Zombieland is a 2009 American zombie comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer from a screenplay... more on Wikipedia

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    The Help is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    The Help

    Emma Stone, Jessica Chastain

    Released2011

    Directed byTate Taylor

    The Help is a 2011 American period drama film directed and written by Tate Taylor, and adapted... more on Wikipedia
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    The Amazing Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    The Amazing Spider-Man

    Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone

    Released2012

    Directed byMarc Webb

    The Amazing Spider-Man is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Marc Webb, based on the... more on Wikipedia

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    Crazy, Stupid, Love. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Crazy, Stupid, Love.

    Emma Stone, Julianne Moore

    Released2011

    Directed byJohn Requa, Glenn Ficarra

    Crazy, Stupid, Love is a 2011 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Glenn Ficarra... more on Wikipedia

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    Superbad is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Superbad

    Emma Stone, Seth Rogen

    Released2007

    Directed byGreg Mottola

    Superbad is a 2007 American teen comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and starring Jonah Hill... more on Wikipedia

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    Paper Man is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Paper Man

    Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds

    Released2009

    Directed byKieran Mulroney, Michele Mulroney

    Paper Man is a 2009 independent comedy-drama film written and directed by Kieran and Michele... more on Wikipedia
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    Marmaduke is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Marmaduke

    Emma Stone, Fergie

    Released2010

    Directed byTom Dey

    Marmaduke is a summer 2010 comedy film based upon long-running comic strip of the same name... more on Wikipedia

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    The House Bunny is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    The House Bunny

    Emma Stone, Kat Dennings

    Released2008

    Directed byFred Wolf

    The House Bunny is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Fred Wolf, written by Kirsten Smith... more on Wikipedia

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    Friends with Benefits is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Friends with Benefits

    Emma Stone, Mila Kunis

    Released2011

    Directed byWill Gluck

    Friends with Benefits is a 2011 American romantic comedy film directed by Will Gluck and... more on Wikipedia
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    The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    The Amazing Spider-Man 2

    Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx

    Released2014

    Directed byMarc Webb

    The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is a 2014 American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics... more on Wikipedia
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    Gangster Squad is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Gangster Squad

    Emma Stone, Sean Penn

    Released2013

    Directed byRuben Fleischer

    This film is a 2013 American film directed by Ruben Fleischer, from a screenplay written by... more on Wikipedia

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    The Croods is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    The Croods

    Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage

    Released2013

    Directed byChris Sanders, Kirk DeMicco

    The Croods is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated adventure comedy film produced by... more on Wikipedia

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    The Favourite is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    The Favourite

    Olivia Colman, Emma Stone

    Released2018

    Directed byYorgos Lanthimos

    The Favourite is a 2018 biographical historical film directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. The close... more on Wikipedia
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    The New Partridge Family is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    The New Partridge Family

    Emma Stone
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    Zombieland: Double Tap is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Zombieland: Double Tap

    Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg

    Released2019

    Directed byRuben Fleischer

    Zombieland: Double Tap is a 2019 American post-apocalyptic horror comedy film directed by... more on Wikipedia

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    Aloha is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Aloha

    radley Cooper, Emma Stone

    Directed byCameron Crowe

    Aloha is a 2015 American romantic comedy-drama film written, produced and directed by Cameron... more on Wikipedia
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    Ghosts of Girlfriends Past is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

    Emma Stone, Jennifer Garner

    Released2009

    Directed byMark Waters

    Ghosts of Girlfriends Past is a 2009 American romantic comedy film whose plot is based loosely... more on Wikipedia

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    Magic in the Moonlight is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Magic in the Moonlight

    Emma Stone, Colin Firth

    Released2014

    Directed byWoody Allen

    Magic in the Moonlight is a 2014 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Woody... more on Wikipedia
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    Vocabulary of Hilarity is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Vocabulary of Hilarity

    Emma Stone, Penn Dayton Badgley

    Released2010

    Vocabulary of Hilarity is a 2010 short comedy film starring Penn Badgley, Dan Byrd and Thomas...
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    The Rocker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    The Rocker

    Emma Stone, Bradley Cooper

    Released2008

    Directed byPeter Cattaneo

    The Rocker is a 2008 American comedy film directed by Peter Cattaneo, starring Rainn Wilson,... more on Wikipedia

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    Irrational Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Irrational Man

    Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone

    Released2015

    Directed byWoody Allen

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    Movie 43 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Emma Stone Movies
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    Movie 43

    Emma Stone, Halle Berry

    Released2013

    Directed byBrett Ratner, Bob Odenkirk, Griffin Dunne, Rusty Cundieff, James Gunn

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