72 Stoner Movies to Watch During a Quarantine Lockdown
72 Stoner Movies to Watch During a Quarantine Lockdown
In the peak of the coronavirus lockdown, we were all pretty much forced to stay indoors and work from home. Initially, the idea of staying indoors seemed to be pleasant, but gradually all our lives became monotonous. In 2021, the world has just started to return to normal, but there are still lockdowns happening in many countries.
To prevent you from going down that boring and monotonous phase again, we have compiled some of the best stoner movies for you!. We all need some entertainment during our leisure time and what's better than a movie? The article below lists the 72 best stoner movies that you can watch during the quarantine or your leisure time.
For those not aware of what a stoner movie is, you can quickly have a look here. Stoner movies are those which revolve around the central theme of cannabis and its use. As cannabis culture is a very old one and it is an essential aspect of society, it is represented through movies.
Stoner movies fall into the category of comedy movies, but it falls into the genre of a slapstick comedy.
Don't waste time searching the internet for the best stoner movies. We have provided below well-researched stoner movies which you can watch if you are 18 years and above.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
It is a 1998 American movie based on a novel of the same name. Starring Jonny Depp and Benicio del Toro, it explores Las Vegas and the city under psychoactive substances. They consume various drugs and narcotic substances like mescaline, sunshine acid, and explore the city.
- Reefer Madness
The 1936 film starring Dorothy short, Lilian Miles, Thelma White etc. revolves around the teenagers in America who their seniors lure to consume cannabis and other drugs. It is more like a morality film with the initial title of "tell your children", as it is intended to warn parents regarding the abuse of cannabis.
- Up in Smoke
This is an interesting 1978 movie starring Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong and many others. This movie is by far the first movie that had established the stoner genre
- Still smoking
It's another 1983 American comedy movie featuring Cheech and Chong where they are invited to the Amsterdam film festival. Although it received a negative view, it's a must-watch.
- The stoned age
If you are planning to look up some long-haired stoned men, this is a great movie. It is a 1994, American comedy film where the characters roam around the city for alcohol, drugs, ladies and party. It is a must-watch stoner film and has a wonderful playlist of songs.
- Dude, where's my car?
Another American comedy stoner film that is a must-watch. The actors cannot remember where they kept their car, and the rest is for you to watch.
- Easy Rider
In a movie from 1969, bike riders smuggle cocaine from Mexico into Los Angeles, make a bunch of money, and ride their bikes across the country with the proceeds. A must watch adventurous stoner movie.
It's about the unemployed cannabis-addicted friends who need to pay the drug dealer on a Friday. Released in 1995, it is a must-watch comedy film.
- True Romance
This 1993 movie starring Christian Slater and Patricia, it's about a story of a run from the Detroit pimp. Isn't it interesting in the first place? It is again a must-watch.
- Pineapple Express
It is more of a recent movie in 2008, dealing with a process driver and his marijuana dealer as they are forced to flee their hitmen. Seth Rogan, Danny Mcbride and James Franco are epic in this stoner movie.
- How High
Another American comedy stoner movie featuring method mand and red man, smoke some magical ganja and end up acing their college entry exams then end up at Harvard.
- Nice Dreams
A Famous 1981 film starring Cheech and Chong. The two are trying to mind their business and are outrun the police.
- Inherent Vice
It is a 2014 neo-noir crime film revolving around the plot of cannabis and it's a must-watch.
- The Big Lebowski
A story about a man called Dude - and that ladies and gentlemen is all you need to know. Tune in, it's one of the best stoner movies one can ever watch.
- Van Wilder: Freshman year
A 2009 film where Van Wilder has just graduated from school and on a trip to Amsterdam. Watch it in your leisure time to find why it's a popular stoner movie.
- Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to liquor day
It is a Canadian mockumentary film about the protagonist's return to life after being released from prison.
- Due Date
A black comedy road film, released in 2008 and deals with marijuana as Ethan stops to buy it. Watch the movie to find the details of what happens next.
- Our Idiot brother
2011, an American comedy-drama film where the protagonist is arrested for selling marijuana.
It was released in 2012, which is more of a documentary revolving around the life of Bob Marley.
Released in 2016, it is a classical remake where the protagonists fight the supernatural of New York City.
- Liberal Arts
It came out in 2012 where a dissatisfied college admission officer is the main protagonist. There are instances of death due to the overuse of drugs.
- Kid Cannibals
Another 2014 American Biographical movie based on the life of the college dropout, Idaho who builds a marijuana business.
- American Ultra
Revolves around the life of a stoner who comes to realize that he was a part of a government sleeper cell program.
- The Hot Tub Machine
It is a 2010 movie where three friends have a hot tub time machine experience that involves crazy time travel and alternate universes.
They listened to years of silence and now they hear a sound. It's about the protagonist who hears sounds from space.
- Sausage Party
It is a computer-animated black comedy which is a great stoner movie if you love getting stoned and computer animations.
- Ali G Indahouse
A very recent one in 2002, features Sacha Baron and centres around a fictitious gang leader in England.
Released in 2001, it is more of a rom-com and you can let your imagination wander. Watch it with a warm loaf of bread.
- The Biggest Little Farm
It is for those who love nature and animals and is about sustainable farming practices. Watch it to know more.
- The Blue brothers
It is a 1980 film revolving around two brothers searching for redemption in the musical industry.
Start your leisure day with the story about friends and their outer limits in their high school.
It is a 2011 film where it revolves around the story of brides and how changes would affect their lives.
A 1994 film where you can take a deep look at the lives of two inconvenient store clerks.
- The beach Bum
It is an American Stoner comedy film that revolves around the life of a stoner poet Moondog.
- Super troopers
It is a 2001 American comedy film directed by jay Chandrashekhar and revolves around a fictitious town.
- Half baked
Directed by Tamra Davis, this 1998 American stoner comedy film has received negative reviews but it is a must-watch. This film had received the status of a cult film.
- The fountain
A story of a modern-day scientist who is struggling with mortality and is searching for medicine that will save his wife's life. A bit disturbing, yet a must-watch.
- They Live
It is an American science fiction thriller directed by John carpenter based on the novel "Eight O clock in the morning"
- Out Cold
Released in 2011, the movie centers on a snowboarder's plan when his ex-girlfriend returns. Watch it in your leisure time to discover what went through the characters and the plot.
Enough of spoilers! Nobody likes watching movies with even a bit of a spoiler, especially when they are stoned. Therefore, we have provided you with a list of the best stoner movies without a bit of spoiler. All these movies deal with the theme of cannabis or a narcotic drug.
- Don't be a menace to south central while drinking your juice
- Fast Times at Ridgemount High
- I love you Philip Moris
- Out cold
- Raising Arizona
- Saving Grace
- Shaun of the dead
- Team America
- Ted 2
- Tron: legacy
- Ferris Bueller's day off
- Harold and Kumar Go to White castle
- Monty Python and the Holy Grail
- Pan's Labyrinth
- Scary Movie
- Spiderman into the spider world.
- Teenage Mutant Ninja turtles
- Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
- Best in show
- Bring it on
- Caddy shack
- Your Highness
- Grandma's boy
- Fast Times at Ridgemont High
- Adventure land
- Waldo on weed
- Grow house
- Jil Jung Juk
- My dinner with Jimmi
These movies are very easy to find in today's day and age of streaming digital media content. They're best watched with friends in your leisure time, with or without cannabis - your choice of course!