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List of Emma Roberts Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Blow (2001)
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Blow
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2

Blow follows the life cocaine smuggler George Jung who, when young, saw his family struggle with financial difficulties and decided to never suffer the same way himself. He deals in marijuana and later cocaine and becomes rich. However, eventually he has to face the consequences of his deeds, and they are not just legal ramifications. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Ted Demme
Genres:
Crime, Biography, Drama
Star Cast:
Ray Liotta, Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz, Penélope Cruz, Franka Potente, Rachel Griffiths
2. We're the Millers (2013)
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3
We're the Millers
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23
3

A small time pot dealer, David Clark, finds himself in a huge debt after his cash and stash are stolen. He must now bring a drug shipment from Mexico to the US. To do so without arousing suspicion, he creates a fake family by persuading his neighbour, customer and a teen. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Casey Mathis
Director:
Rawson Marshall Thurber
Genres:
Crime, Comedy
Awards:
MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Kiss
3. It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010)
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3
It's Kind of a Funny Story
PG-13
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3

Teenager Craig Gilner decides to check himself into a mental health clinic after contemplating suicide. Throughout his stay, Craig develops a better grip on life and learns to cope with his depression as he becomes close to another patient Bobby and forms a romantic relationship with Noelle.

As:
Cast
Director:
Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Zoë Kravitz, Lauren Graham, Viola Davis, Keir Gilchrist, Dana DeVestern
4. Nerve (2016)
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3
Nerve
PG-13
25
3

This techno-thriller adventure film based on Jeanne Ryan’s 2012 novel follows an introvert high school student Vee Delmonico. On her friend’s insistence, Vee signs up for a popular online augmented reality game, Nerve, which challenges players to perform one daring task after another in exchange for money. However, danger increases at every level and eventually things become scarier for Vee.

As:
Cast
Role:
Vee
Director:
Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman
Genres:
Thriller, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
5. Lymelife (2008)
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Lymelife
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5
As:
Cast
Role:
Adrianna Bragg
Director:
Derick Martini
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Alec Baldwin, Cynthia Nixon, Timothy Hutton, Jill Hennessy
6. The Art of Getting By (2011)
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4
The Art of Getting By
PG-13
15
4

This romantic drama film revolves around a lonely teenage boy named George, who has no interest in going to school. However, things begin to change after he becomes friends with a popular but complicated girl named Sally, who gives him motivation for attending school

As:
Cast
Role:
Sally Howe
Director:
Gavin Wiesen
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Alicia Silverstone, Elizabeth Reaser, Freddie Highmore, Ann Dowd, Marcus Carl Franklin
7. Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
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Celeste & Jesse Forever
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2

Celeste and Jesse have been together for a long time, and they get married quite early, but soon find themselves drifting away from each other. Therefore, they decide to have a divorce but still maintain their friendships, while they see other people as well.

As:
Cast
Director:
Lee Toland Krieger
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Elijah Wood, Andy Samberg, Janel Parrish, Chris Pine, Rashida Jones, Ari Graynor
8. The Winning Season (2009)
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2
The Winning Season
PG-13
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Abby
Director:
Jim Strouse
Genres:
Comedy, Sport
Star Cast:
Rooney Mara, Sam Rockwell, Rob Corddry, Emily Rios
9. Wild Child (2008)
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Wild Child
PG-13
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2

Poppy Moore, a spoiled teenager from a wealthy Malibu family is sent by her father to her late mother’s strict British convent, Abbey Mounts. She rebelliously resolves to misbehave to get expelled, and antagonizes all dorm girls and also, Principal Mrs. Kingsley. As Principal’s son Freddie shows interest in her, she decides to use it; but soon realizes some truths of life. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Poppy
Director:
Nick Moore
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Alex Pettyfer, Aidan Quinn, Natasha Richardson, Johnny Pacar
10. The Hunt (2020)
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2
The Hunt
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8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Yoga Pants
Director:
Craig Zobel
Genres:
Action, Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Hilary Swank, Ike Barinholtz, Wayne Duvall, Ethan Suplee
11. Scream 4 (2011)
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Scream 4
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15
3

The fourth installment in the Scream franchise follows Sidney Prescott returning to Woodsboro on the fifteenth anniversary of the Woodsboro murders by the killer known as Ghostface. Unfortunately, her return also coincides with the return of Ghostface who starts killing again, putting Sidney and her loved ones in mortal danger. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Wes Craven
Genres:
Horror, Mystery
12. Ashby (2015)
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2
Ashby
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9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Eloise
Director:
Tony McNamara
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Mickey Rourke, Sarah Silverman, Kevin Dunn, Nat Wolff
13. Nancy Drew (2007)
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Nancy Drew
PG
15
1

Based on the popular book series of the same name, this mystery crime thriller film tells the story of teen detective Nancy Drew, who accompanies her father to Los Angeles on a business trip. When a film star gets murdered, she decides to investigate the killing.

As:
Cast
Role:
Nancy Drew
Director:
Andrew Fleming
Genres:
Crime, Mystery, Family, Thriller, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Adam Goldberg, Bruce Willis, Kay Panabaker, Craig Gellis, Rich Cooper
14. Palo Alto (2013)
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3
Palo Alto
R
8
3

Palo Alto is a teen drama film which revolves around the lives of multiple teenagers in a small Californian town, who due to lack of parental guidance, get into substance abuse and casual sex, which leads them down a path of destruction.

As:
Cast
Role:
April
Director:
Gia Coppola
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
James Franco, Francis Ford Coppola, Margaret Qualley, Jack Kilmer, Nat Wolff, Olivia Crocicchia
15. Adult World (2013)
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3
Adult World
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7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Amy
Director:
Scott Coffey
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Evan Peters, John Cusack, Cloris Leachman, Summer Shelton, Chris Riggi, Shannon Woodward
16. Holidate (2020)
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1
Holidate
TV-MA
7
1

Holidate is a romantic comedy film which tells the story of two strangers, who are tired of being single on holidays. Therefore, they agree to be each other’s plus-ones throughout the year, but eventually develop feelings for one another.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sloane
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
17. 4.3.2.1. (2010)
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2
4.3.2.1.
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joanne
Director:
Noel Clarke, Mark Davis
Genres:
Crime, Thriller
Star Cast:
Kevin Smith, Mandy Patinkin, Ophelia Lovibond, Tamsin Egerton, Shanika Warren-Markland
18. Paradise Hills (2018)
7
3
Paradise Hills
TV-14
7
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Uma
Director:
Alice Waddington
Genres:
Fantasy
Star Cast:
Milla Jovovich, Eiza González, Jeremy Irvine, Danielle Macdonald
20. Valentine's Day (2010)
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2
Valentine's Day
PG-13
10
2

A Valentine’s Day witnesses remarkable ups and downs in some intersecting relationships in Los Angeles. Married-for-many-years grandparents wither a crisis, a lady army officer chats for hours with a businessman co-passenger, a florist plans to propose to his school-teacher girlfriend who has inadvertently fallen for a married man, whereas a sports-reporter is assigned to cover ‘Valentine’s Day’ ……which holds many more twists. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
21. America's Sweethearts (2001)
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3
America's Sweethearts
PG-13
9
3

America’s Sweethearts is a romantic comedy film which tells the story of a movie publicist who has to deal with the split of the co-stars of his movie, while keeping journalists as bay, while a reclusive director is holding the print of his film hostage. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Joe Roth
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
22. Hotel for Dogs (2009)
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1
Hotel for Dogs
PG
12
1

Hotel for Dogs is a comedy film which tells the story of two orphaned siblings Andi and Bruce, who are not allowed to take any pets home. Therefore they decide to take in stray dogs along with their family dog at a vacant hotel.  The hotel is soon transformed into an ideal shelter for dogs.

As:
Cast
Role:
Andi
Director:
Thor Freudenthal
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Jake T. Austin, Don Cheadle, Lisa Kudrow, Kevin Dillon, Johnny Simmons, Troy Gentile
23. The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015)
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4
The Blackcoat's Daughter
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7
4
As:
Cast
Role:
Joan
Director:
Oz Perkins
Genres:
Horror, Thriller
Star Cast:
Lauren Holly, James Remar, Lucy Boynton, Kiernan Shipka
26. Aquamarine (2006)
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1
Aquamarine
PG
12
1

Aquamarine is a fantasy comedy film which tells the story of a mermaid who falls in love with a handsome lifeguard, after getting stranded at a beach resort. She eventually befriends two local teenage girls and asks them to help her win his heart, in exchange for a wish.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Claire
Director:
Elizabeth Allen Rosenbaum
Genres:
Fantasy, Family, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Arielle Kebbel, Bruce Spence, Sara Paxton, Jake McDorman
28. Virginia (2010)
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1
Virginia
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7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Dustin Lance Black
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Garrett Clayton, Jennifer Connelly, Barry Shabaka Henley, Ed Harris, Carrie Preston
29. Empire State (2013)
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1
Empire State
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5
1

Empire State is a crime drama thriller film which tells the story of Chris, who is forced to take up a low-paying job as a security guard in a company after he failed to get into the police academy. He loses his friend during a robbery but the company doesn’t give the family the full compensation. Therefore, Chris decides to steal some of the money he is guarding to give to his partner’s widow.

As:
Cast
Director:
Dito Montiel
Genres:
Thriller, Crime
Star Cast:
Chris Diamantopoulos, Dwayne Johnson, Liam Hemsworth, Michael Angarano, Paul Ben-Victor, Jerry Ferrara
30. Cults: Go Outside (Supervideo) (2011)
10
2
Cults: Go Outside (Supervideo)
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Patrick Hoelck
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
31. Easy Snappin (2011)
7
1
Easy Snappin
7
1
As:
Producer
Director:
David Lombroso
Genres:
Action, Short, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Alan Mendelson, Mario Rivera, Sophie Simpson
32. Emma Roberts: Dummy (2005)
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1
Emma Roberts: Dummy
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Emma Roberts
Genres:
Music, Short
33. Emma Roberts: I Wanna Be (2005)
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1
Emma Roberts: I Wanna Be
9
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Emma Roberts
Genres:
Music, Short
34. In a Relationship (2018)
8
1
In a Relationship
8
1
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Hallie
Director:
Sam Boyd
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Michael Angarano, Dree Hemingway, Jay Ellis, Patrick Gibson
36. BigLove (2001)
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3
BigLove
8
3
As:
Cast
Role:
Delilah
Director:
Leif Tilden
Genres:
Short, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Sam Rockwell, Mary McCormack, Kane Ritchotte, Kelly Nickels
37. Who We Are Now (2017)
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1
Who We Are Now
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Matthew Newton
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Jimmy Smits, Gloria Reuben, Jason Biggs, Ray Bouderau
38. Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac (2010)
6
2
Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac
6
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alice Leeds
Director:
Hans Canosa
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Anton Yelchin, Ken'ichi Matsuyama, Maki Horikita, Yûya Tegoshi
39. The Girl with the Tramp Stamp Tattoo (2011)
8
1
The Girl with the Tramp Stamp Tattoo
8
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Matt Villines, Osmany Rodriguez
Genres:
Short, Comedy
Star Cast:
Joe Manganiello, Brian Huskey, Nick Corirossi, Natalie Hoy
40. Grand Champion (2002)
7
1
Grand Champion
G
7
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Sister
Director:
Barry Tubb
Genres:
Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Julia Roberts, Bruce Willis, Joey Lauren Adams, Jacob Fisher
41. Spymate (2006)
4
3
Spymate
PG
4
3
As:
Cast
Director:
Robert Vince
Genres:
Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Debra Jo Rupp, Pat Morita, Barry Bostwick, Richard Kind, Jay Brazeau

TV Movie(s)

42. Delirium (2014)
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1
Delirium
11
1
As:
Cast
Role:
Lena Haloway
Director:
Rodrigo García
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Adventure, Romance, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Gregg Sulkin, Billy Campbell, Ian Anthony Dale, Jeanine Mason

Animation(s)

The Flight Before Christmas (2008)
The Flight Before Christmas
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As:
Cast
Director:
Michael Hegner, Kari Juusonen
Genres:
Fantasy, Animation, Family, Adventure
Star Cast:
Norm MacDonald, Olli Jantunen, Hannu-Pekka Björkman, Vuokko Hovatta

TV Shows and Videos

Drake: Nice for What (2018)
Drake: Nice for What
As:
Cast
Director:
Karena Evans
Genres:
Short, Music
Star Cast:
Yara Shahidi, Issa Rae, Zoe Saldana, Olivia Wilde, Michelle Rodriguez
Unfabulous (2004)
Unfabulous
As:
Cast
Role:
Addie Singer (41 episodes, 2004-2007)
Director:
Bethany Rooney, Linda Mendoza, Savage Steve Holland, Victor Nelli Jr., Robert Townsend
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Family
Star Cast:
Cris Judd, Tyler Blackburn, Bailee Madison, Hayley Kiyoko, Markus Flanagan, Brandon Mychal Smith, Molly Hagan
Haziq and the Giggles: Testosterone (2012)
Haziq and the Giggles: Testosterone
As:
Cast
Role:
Woman
Director:
Petro Papahadjopoulos
Genres:
Music, Short
Star Cast:
Shiloh Fernandez, Haziq and the Giggles

Emma Roberts Awards

MTV Movie & TV Awards
We're the Millers Best Kiss 2014