The Best Drug Movies of All Time Films
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The Best Drug Movies of All Time

List Criteria: FIlms where drugs are a central part of the story only. Vote up if you liked the movie and think it offered a good cinematic portrait of drug use

Top movies about drugs. When it comes to making a story "edgy," drugs are the weapon of choice in popular cinema. Be it pot movies, heroin films or any other type of drug, Hollywood has made a movie about it. This is a list of the best drug movies of all time, including films about drug dealers, drug traffickers, drug use, and drug abuse. It may not be all the drug films ever made, but these are the greatest. Vote for your favorite drug movie, or add any that you don't see listed..

For other interesting movie lists check out the cult movies, psychological thriller movies, college movies, and epic movie list.
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    Courtney Love, Gary Oldman, Xander Berkeley Drugs Portrayed: Heroin, Methadone And Marijuana.

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    added by SuzannaSimeone Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Forest Whitaker Drugs Portrayed: Marijuana.

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    Drugs Portrayed: Cocaine And Cannabis.

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    Robert Downey Jr., Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder Drugs Portrayed: Cocaine, Marijuana And Substance D.

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    Mel Gibson, Gary Busey, Danny Glover Drugs Portrayed: Cocaine And Heroin.

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    John Hurt, Randy Quaid, Brad Davis Drugs Portrayed: Hashish, LSD And Marijuana.

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    added by StacyCrazeegurlMauffray Val Kilmer, Meat Loaf, Danny Trejo Drugs Portrayed: Methamphetamine.

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    added by SuzannaSimeone Ed Wynn, Sterling Holloway, Heather Angel

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    new! & added by IoanaIfrim Paris Hilton, Val Kilmer, Christina Applegate Drugs Portrayed: Marijuana, Methamphetamine, Cocaine, Heroin, Quaaludes.

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    Catalina Sandino Moreno, Patricia Rae, Jaime Osorio Gómez Drugs Portrayed: Heroin.

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    Dave O'Brien, Carleton Young, Harry Harvey Jr. Drugs Portrayed: Marijuana.

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    Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey Drugs Portrayed: Heroin And Cocaine.

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    Anna Paquin, Rosario Dawson, Edward Norton Drugs Portrayed: Heroin, MDMA.

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    Bill Murray, Craig T. Nelson, Peter Boyle Drugs Portrayed: Marijuana, Cocaine And Mescaline.

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    Ian Holm, Roy Scheider, Peter Weller Drugs Portrayed: Heroin, Cigarettes, Hash, Marijuana, Fictional Bug Powder Hallucinogenic.

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    Christopher Eccleston, Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis Drugs Portrayed: MDMA, Cocaine, Methadone, Cannabis

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    Elizabeth Hurley, Ben Stiller, Sandra Oh Drugs Portrayed: Heroin And Cocaine.

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    Christina Ricci, Michelle Williams, Jessica Lange Drugs Portrayed: Marijuana, Cocaine, Prozac

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    Eli Wallach, James Cromwell, Rosanna Arquette

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    added by MichelleCastro Kim Novak, Frank Sinatra, Shorty Rogers "Drugs Portrayed: Heroin." Frank Sinatra is amazing as a heroin addict named Frankie ...

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    Kevin McKidd, Maurice Roeves, Stephen McCole Drugs Portrayed: LSD, Cannabis.

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    RuPaul, Spike Lee, Alfre Woodard Drugs Portrayed: Glue

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    Denise Richards, Isabella Rossellini, John Leguizamo Drugs Portrayed: Heroin And Cannabis.

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    added by Princess2891 Camilla Belle, Ralph Fiennes, Glenn Close

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    added by SuzannaSimeone U;Nee, Lee Min-woo, Kim Seung-hyun

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    added by AntonioCeric Georgina Chapman, Danny Dyer, Tamer Hassan Lifestyle of a Drug Dealer in te 80'sDrugs Portrayed: Cocain, Marijuana, Hashis 

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    Jessica Biel, Ian Somerhalder, Kate Bosworth Drugs Portrayed: Mushrooms, Cocaine, LSD, Methamphetamine, Marijuana And MDMA.

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    added by ahmet Jean Dujardin, Vahina Giocante, Jocelyn Quivrin Drugs Portrayed: Cocaine

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    Dennis Hopper, Bruce Dern, Peter Fonda Drugs Portrayed: LSD, Marijuana.

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    Harvey Keitel, Victor Argo, Paul Calderón Drugs Portrayed: Crack, Cocaine, Heroin And Cannabis.

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    Drugs Portrayed: Barbiturates

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    Kate Beckinsale, Claire Danes, Paul Walker Drugs Portrayed: Heroin.

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    Alex Van Halen, Leeza Gibbons, Peter Weller Drugs Portrayed: Cocaine.

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    Busta Rhymes, Ray Liotta, Jason Patric Drugs Portrayed: Heroin, Marijuana, Cocaine.

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    Nick Offerman, John Digweed, Lola Glaudini Drugs Portrayed: Ghb, MDMA, Nitrous, LSD And Marijuana.

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    added by clash1977 James Woods, Sean Young, Steven Hill Cocaine

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    Katie Holmes, Morgan Freeman, Christian Bale Drugs Portrayed: A Fictional Hallucinogenic Gas.

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    Drew Barrymore, William Hurt, Bob Balaban Drugs Portrayed: LSD, Dmt, And Amanita Muscaria.

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    Melanie Griffith, James Woods, Lou Diamond Phillips Drugs Portrayed: Heroin And Cocaine.

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    added by Princess2891 Aaron Paul, Nick Stahl, Summer Phoenix

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    Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper, Laura Dern Drugs Portrayed: Nitrous Oxide.

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    added by clash1977 David Bowie, Natja Brunckhorst, Jens Kuphal

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    Johnny Depp, Heather Graham, Ian Holm Drugs Portrayed: Opium, Laudanum And Absinthe.

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    added by 2humble_ Mos Def, Lauren London, Donald Faison Drugs Portrayed: Cocaine, Marijuana.

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    Anna Faris, Jane Lynch, Jayma Mays Drugs Portrayed: Marijuana.

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    Anne Carlisle, Jack Adalist, Susan Doukas Drugs Portrayed: Heroin.

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    Eric Bana, Daniel Wyllie, Vince Colosimo Drugs Portrayed: Cocaine, Heroin

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    Rosetta LeNoire, Skip Hinnant, John McCurry Drugs Portrayed: Marijuana And Heroin.

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