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The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies  

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This list of the best Scarlett Johansson movies is ranked best to worst and includes movie trailers when available. Throughout her career, Scarlett Johansson has went from indie-darling to action star, appearing in a diverse range of films including Lost in Translation and The Avengers. Scarlett Johansson'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 Scarlett Johansson movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Scarlett Johansson movies will be at the top of the list.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best Scarlett Johansson movies?" and "What are the greatest Scarlett Johansson roles of all time?"  The greatest Scarlett Johansson performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand. This Scarlett Johansson filmography includes famous movies like The PrestigeCaptain America: The Winter Soldier, and many additional films as well. If you think the best Scarlett Johansson role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. 

If you are a fan of Johansson's Marvel movies, you might also enjoy our list of best Robert Downey, Jr. movies and best Chris Evans movies.

Michael Bay and Christopher Nolan are among those who have directed Scarlett Johansson at one point or another during their careers in the film industry. Movie fans who love Scarlett Johansson have also been known to enjoy films starring Robert Downey Jr. and Samuel L. Jackson.

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The Horse Whisperer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Kate Bosworth, Robert Redford
The Horse Whisperer is a 1998 American drama film directed by and starring Robert Redford, based on the 1995 novel The Horse Whisperer by Nicholas Evans. Redford plays the title role, a talented ...more
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A Love Song for Bobby Long is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, John Travolta, Gabriel Macht
A Love Song for Bobby Long is a 2004 American drama film written and directed by Shainee Gabel. The screenplay is based on the novel Off Magazine Street by Ronald Everett Capps.
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The Man Who Wasn't There is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Billy Bob Thornton, Jennifer Jason Leigh
The Man Who Wasn't There is a 2001 British-American neo-noir film written, produced and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. Billy Bob Thornton stars in the title role. Also featured are Tony ...more
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The Perfect Score is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Erika Christensen
The Perfect Score is a 2004 American teen heist film directed by Brian Robbins, starring Erika Christensen, Chris Evans, Bryan Greenberg, Scarlett Johansson, Darius Miles, and Leonardo Nam. The ...more
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Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Biel, Helen Mirren
Hitchcock is a 2012 American biographical drama film directed by Sacha Gervasi and based on Stephen Rebello's non-fiction book Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho. The film was released in ...more
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A Good Woman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Helen Hunt, Tom Wilkinson
A Good Woman is a 2004 drama film directed by Mike Barker. The screenplay by Howard Himelstein is based on the 1892 play Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde. It is the fourth screen version of ...more
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Eight Legged Freaks is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, David Arquette, Kari Wührer
Eight Legged Freaks is a 2002 American horror-comedy film directed by Ellory Elkayem and stars David Arquette, Kari Wührer, Scott Terra, and Scarlett Johansson. The plot concerns a ...more
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In Good Company is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid
In Good Company is a 2004 American comedy film written and directed by Paul Weitz, and starring Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, and Scarlett Johansson. The film is about a middle-aged advertising ...more
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The SpongeBob SquarePants Movi... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Alec Baldwin, David Hasselhoff
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie is a 2004 American animated comedy film based on the Nickelodeon television series, SpongeBob SquarePants. The film was directed by series creator Stephen ...more
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Home Alone 3 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Seth Smith, Marian Seldes
Home Alone 3 is a 1997 American family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes. It is the third film in the Home Alone series and the first not to feature actor Macaulay Culkin, director ...more
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The Spirit is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Eva Mendes, Samuel L. Jackson
The Spirit is a 2008 American neo-noir superhero film, written and directed by Frank Miller and starring Gabriel Macht, Eva Mendes, Sarah Paulson, Dan Lauria, Paz Vega, Jaime King, Scarlett ...more
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Just Cause is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Sean Connery, Ed Harris
Just Cause is a 1995 suspense thriller film directed by Arne Glimcher and starring Sean Connery and Laurence Fishburne. It is based on John Katzenbach's novel of the same name.
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Rough Night is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Zoë Kravitz, Kate McKinnon
Rock That Body is a 2017 comedy film directed by Lucia Aniello. Five friends from college (Scarlett Johansson, Kate McKinnon, Jillian Bell, Ilana Glazer, and Zoë Kravitz) reunite when they ...more
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If Lucy Fell is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Sarah Jessica Parker, Ben Stiller
If Lucy Fell is a 1996 romantic comedy starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Eric Schaeffer and Ben Stiller. It was released on DVD January 30, 2001. A young Scarlett Johansson plays a neighbor / art ...more
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Thor: Ragnarok is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett
Thor: Ragnarok is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Taika Waititi. Four years after the events of Thor: The Dark World, Thor (Chris Hemsworth) must win a gladiatorial duel against an ...more
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The Jungle Book is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba
The Jungle Book is a 2016 fantasy adventure film directed and co-produced by Jon Favreau. Based on Rudyard Kipling's eponymous collective works and inspired by Walt Disney's 1967 animated film ...more
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An American Rhapsody is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Emmy Rossum, Nastassja Kinski
An American Rhapsody is a 2001 Hungarian-American biographical drama film that tells a story of 15-year-old girl from a Hungarian-American family. The film is based on the true story of the ...more
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North is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Bruce Willis, Julia Louis-Dreyfus
North is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Rob Reiner and starring an ensemble cast including Elijah Wood, Jon Lovitz, Jason Alexander, Alan Arkin, Dan Aykroyd, Kathy Bates, Faith Ford, ...more
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Hail, Caesar! is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich
Hail, Caesar! is a 2016 comedy film directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. A Hollywood fixer (Josh Brolin) in the 1950s works to keep the studio's stars in line, which includes a pregnant actress ...more
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Manny & Lo is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Mary Kay Place, Aleksa Palladino
Manny & Lo is a 1996 comedy, drama film written and directed by Lisa Krueger.
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Sing is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane
Sing is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical comedy film produced by Illumination Entertainment. The film stars the voices of Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, ...more
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Fall is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Lisa Vidal, Scott Cohen
Two people from completely different worlds meet by chance, thrown together as if by fate. Their attraction is immediately obvious and overwhelming. He is attracted to her beauty (she is a ...more
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Chef is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Jon Favreau, Sofía Vergara, John Leguizamo
Chef is a 2014 American comedy-drama film directed by Jon Favreau. After a public altercation with a food critic, a professional chef (Jon Favreau) quits his job at a popular Los Angeles ...more
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My Brother the Pig is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Scarlett Johansson, Eva Mendes, Judge Reinhold
Cathy (Scarlett Johansson) knew her brother George was a pest, but some ancient hocus-pocus has made him a real pig! Now, they're off on a madcap Mexican adventure, chased by a bacon-loving bad ...more
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Isle of Dogs is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Scarlett Johansson Movies
Bryan Cranston, Edward Norton, Bill Murray
Isle of Dogs is a 2018 American stop-motion animated adventure film directed by Wes Anderson. In a dystopian future Japan in which dogs have been quarantined on a remote island, a boy ventures ...more