We all watch movies, and which is the “best” is a matter of opinion. With that being said, here are the top 10 Emma Stone movies of all time. Feel free to check out other lists throughout Thought for Your Penny.
10. Birdman (2014) 91% at Rotten Tomatoes
Riggan Thomson is most famous for a superhero role he played decades ago and is trying to reestablish himself through a Broadway play.
Director: Alejandro G. Inarritu
Starring: Emma Stone, Michael Keaton, Edward Norton
9. Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011) 78% at Rotten Tomatoes
Middle-aged Cal’s wife asked for a divorce, and now he’s navigating bachelor life and learning to pick up women with the help of his friend.
Director: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa
Starring: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Julianne Moore
8. Gangster Squad (2013) 32% at Rotten Tomatoes
Gangster Mickey Cohen plans on controlling 1949 Los Angeles, but a special unit is formed to take him down.
Director: Ruben Fleischer
Starring: Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, Sean Penn
7. Easy A (2010) 85% at Rotten Tomatoes
When a white lie about Olive losing her virginity spreads around school, she takes advantage to gain popularity and earn some cash.
Director: Will Gluck
Starring: Emma Stone, Penn Badgley, Amanda Bynes
6. The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) 73% at Rotten Tomatoes
Peter Parker is bitten by a radioactive spider that gives him superhuman powers. Meanwhile his life is threatened by a mutant lizard roaming the sewers.
Director: Marc Webb
Starring: Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield, Rhys Ifans
5. Aloha (2015) 19% at Rotten Tomatoes
A military contractor returns to Honolulu to negotiate a deal with the natives for a billionaire while falling in love with both his old girlfriend and the Air Force liaison in charge of watching him.
Director: Cameron Crowe
Starring: Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bradley Cooper
4. La La Land (2016) 92% at Rotten Tomatoes
A pianist and actress find love while working to leave their menial day jobs for the successes of Hollywood.
Director: Damien Chazelle
Starring: Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, Rosemarie DeWitt
3. The House Bunny (2008) 43% at Rotten Tomatoes
A Playboy bunny is kicked out of the mansion and becomes the house mother for a sorority of misfits.
Director: Fred Wolf
Starring: Emma Stone, Anna Faris, Colin Hanks
2. Superbad (2007) 87% at Rotten Tomatoes
Three loser high school seniors hatch a plan to get laid by providing alcohol to a massive party.
Director: Greg Mottola
Starring: Emma Stone, Micahel Cera, Jonah Hill
1. Zombieland (2009) 90% at Rotten Tomatoes
Four human survivors of the zombie apocalypse band together to reach the west coast.
Director: Ruben Fleischer
Starring: Emma Stone, Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg