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The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned

Updated October 13, 2018 525 votes 89 voters 2.3k views30 items

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When it comes to the best drama movies to watch on weed, your best bets are visually awesome movies with somewhat trippy plot lines. Here, you'll find a collection of films to watch that are perfect when you find yourself at home chilling out on the coach stoned and need something to occupy your mind. Whether you're into mind-bending dramas or regular movies that are simply pretty to look at, you've come to the right place.

These drama films to watch when you're stoned cater to a wide array of tastes. Here, you'll find fun stories about characters just as blitzed as you are. If you want something more serious, there are also some weird movies with unconventional twists that would blow your mind even if you were sober. The next time you find yourself looking to kick back and take Netflix and chill to a whole new level, check out this fun list! 

Be sure and vote for your favorites to help other coach surfers out there looking for a good drama to watch high! 

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    Forrest Gump is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Forrest Gump

    Tom Hanks, Sally Field

    Released1994

    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

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    Cloud Atlas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Cloud Atlas

    Halle Berry, Tom Hanks

    Released2012

    Directed byTom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski

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    Birdman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Birdman

    Emma Stone, Naomi Watts

    Released2014

    Directed byAlejandro González Iñárritu

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    What Dreams May Come is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    What Dreams May Come

    Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr.

    Released1998

    Directed byVincent Ward

    What Dreams May Come is a 1998 American fantasy drama film, starring Robin Williams, Cuba... more on Wikipedia
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    The Great Gatsby is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    The Great Gatsby

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire

    Released2013

    Directed byBaz Luhrmann

    The Great Gatsby is a 2013 romantic drama film directed by Baz Luhrmann, based on the 1925... more on Wikipedia
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    Winter’s Bone is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Winter’s Bone

    Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes

    Released2010

    Directed byDebra Granik

    "Deep in the Ozark Mountains, clans live by a code of conduct that no one dares defy—until an... more on Wikipedia
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    Midnight in Paris is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Midnight in Paris

    Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard

    Released2011

    Directed byWoody Allen

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    V for Vendetta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    V for Vendetta

    Natalie Portman, John Hurt

    Released2005

    Directed byJames McTeigue

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    The Truman Show is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    The Truman Show

    Jim Carrey, Paul Giamatti

    Released1998

    Directed byPeter Weir

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    Life of Pi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Life of Pi

    Gérard Depardieu, Irrfan Khan

    Released2012

    Directed byAng Lee

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    Gangs of New York is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Gangs of New York

    Cameron Diaz, Leonardo DiCaprio

    Released2002

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

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    Big Fish is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Big Fish

    Miley Cyrus, Ewan McGregor

    Released2003

    Directed byTim Burton

    Big Fish is a 2003 American fantasy drama film based on the 1998 novel of the same name by... more on Wikipedia
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    Requiem for a Dream is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Requiem for a Dream

    Jennifer Connelly, Jared Leto

    Released2000

    Directed byDarren Aronofsky

    Requiem for a Dream is a 2000 American psychological drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky... more on Wikipedia

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    True Romance is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    True Romance

    Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer

    Released1993

    Directed byTony Scott

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    The Butterfly Effect is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    The Butterfly Effect

    Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart

    Released2004

    Directed byJ. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress

    The Butterfly Effect is a 2004 American psychological thriller film that was written and... more on Wikipedia

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    The City of Lost Children is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    The City of Lost Children

    Ron Perlman, Jean-Louis Trintignant

    Released1995

    Directed byMarc Caro, Jean-Pierre Jeunet

    The City of Lost Children is a 1995 French-German-Spanish science fantasy drama film directed... more on Wikipedia

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    Edward Scissorhands is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Edward Scissorhands

    Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder

    Released1990

    Directed byTim Burton

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    The Science of Sleep is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    The Science of Sleep

    Charlotte Gainsbourg, Gael García Bernal

    Released2006

    Directed byMichel Gondry

    The Science of Sleep is a 2006 surrealistic science fantasy comedy film written and directed... more on Wikipedia
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    Drive is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Drive

    Christina Hendricks, Ryan Gosling

    Released2011

    Directed byNicolas Winding

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    Beasts of the Southern Wild is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Beasts of the Southern Wild

    Quvenzhané Wallis, Jay Oliver

    Released2012

    Directed byBenh Zeitlin

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    Easy Rider is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Easy Rider

    Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper

    Released1969

    Directed byDennis Hopper

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    Pi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Pi

    Mark Margolis, Ajay Naidu

    Released1998

    Directed byDarren Aronofsky

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    A Serious Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    A Serious Man

    Simon Helberg, Richard Kind

    Released2009

    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

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    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotle is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst

    Released2004

    Directed byMichel Gondry

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    Fight Club is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Drama Movies to Watch Stoned
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    Fight Club

    Brad Pitt, Jared Leto

    Released1999

    Directed byDavid Fincher

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