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Many will argue that any movie gets better when you're a little stoned. But some films have a reputation for being better than others to watch "enhanced." Whether it makes you laugh harder, think deeper, or reflect more deeply on the realities of our world, these movies are a cut above the rest and are the best films to watch stoned.

There are many cliche and stereotypical movies for watching altered (some are even included here) but the best movies to watch high are ones that are made to be enjoyed when you're experiencing the specific high that only weed brings. Good movies to watch high deal with silly situations or weird experiences that are especially funny because of your current state of mind. High movies don't necessarily have to be great films, but here are the ones that are at least entertaining and fun to watch. These films are known for improving your stoned experience and vice-versa, being stoned will improve these films. Featuring many of the funniest comedies of all time, this list includes Pineapple Express, Half Baked, and more.  

From classics like Dazed and Confused, to pretty much anything the Monty Python guys have done, kick back, relax, grab some munchies, and pop in one of these awesome movies to watch stoned. And don't forget to cast your votes below, so fellow stoners know what's up.

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Pineapple Express is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Amber Heard, James Franco, Seth Rogen Pineapple Express is a 2008 American stoner action comedy film directed by David Gordon Green, written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg and starring Rogen and James Franco. Producer Judd Apatow, ...more

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Harold & Kumar Go to White Cas... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
John Cho, Kal Penn, Fred Willard Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle is a 2004 American stoner comedy film directed by Danny Leiner. Best friends Harold Lee (John Cho) and Kumar Patel (Kal Penn) decide to go to the fast food ...more

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Dazed and Confused is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Ben Affleck, Milla Jovovich, Matthew McConaughey Dazed and Confused is a 1993 coming of age comedy film written and directed by Richard Linklater. The film features a large ensemble cast of actors who would later become stars, including ...more

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Half Baked is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Snoop Dogg, Jon Stewart, Willie Nelson Half Baked is a 1998 American stoner comedy film starring Dave Chappelle, Jim Breuer, Harland Williams and Guillermo Díaz. The film was directed by Tamra Davis, co-written by Chappelle ...more

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Friday is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Ice Cube, Meagan Good, Nia Long Friday is a 1995 American stoner buddy comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray in his directorial debut, and starring Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Bernie Mac, Tiny 'Zeus' Lister Jr, and John ...more

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Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
slumerican added John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman Pulp Fiction is a 1994 American crime film directed by Quentin Tarantino. The lives of two mob hitmen (Samuel L. Jackson and John Travolta), a boxer (Bruce Willis), a gangster's wife (Uma ...more

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Up in Smoke is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Dick Elliott, Huntz Hall, David Gorcey Up in Smoke is a film directed by William Beaudine released on Dec 22, 1957.

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The Big Lebowski is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid The Big Lebowski is a 1998 stoner comedy film written, produced, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. It stars Jeff Bridges as Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, an unemployed Los Angeles ...more

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Step Brothers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
teddybear1029 added Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Mary Steenburgen Step Brothers is a 2008 American buddy slapstick comedy film starring Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly. The screenplay was written by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay, from a story written by them ...more

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Super Troopers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Lynda Carter, Brian Cox, Jim Gaffigan Super Troopers is a 2001 comedy film directed by Jay Chandrasekhar, written by and starring the Broken Lizard comedy group. Marisa Coughlan, Daniel von Bargen and Brian Cox co-star while Lynda ...more

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Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Eliza Dushku Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is a 2001 American comedy film directed, written by, and starring Kevin Smith as Silent Bob, the fifth to be set in his View Askewniverse, a growing collection of ...more

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
slumerican added Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Christina Ricci Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is a 1998 American dark comedy film co-written and directed by Terry Gilliam, starring Johnny Depp as Raoul Duke and Benicio del Toro as Dr. Gonzo. It was adapted ...more

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Superbad is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
idodude added Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill Superbad is a 2007 American teen comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and starring Jonah Hill and Michael Cera. The film was written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, who began working on the ...more

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Ted is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
idodude added Mila Kunis, Mark Wahlberg, Ryan Reynolds Ted is a 2012 American comedy film directed by Seth MacFarlane. The screenplay by MacFarlane, Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild is from MacFarlane's story. The film stars Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, ...more

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This Is the End is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
muggyhyperion54 added Emma Watson, James Franco, Channing Tatum The comedy "This is the End" follows six friends trapped in a house after a series of strange and catastrophic events devastate Los Angeles. As the world unravels outside, dwindling ...more

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Monty Python and the Holy Grai... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle Monty Python and the Holy Grail is a 1975 British comedy film written and performed by the comedy group of Monty Python, and directed by Gilliam and Jones. It was conceived during the hiatus ...more

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Pink Floyd – The Wall is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
pigonthewing added Bob Hoskins, Bob Geldof, Joanne Whalley Pink Floyd - The Wall is a fulldome production about Pink Floyd’s album The Wall. It was screened at 2011 Melbourne International Film Festival.

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Grandma's Boy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
idodude added Jonah Hill, David Spade, Rob Schneider Grandma's Boy is a 2006 American comedy stoner film produced by Adam Sandler's production company Happy Madison. The film stars Allen Covert, who also co-wrote and co-produced the film. The film ...more

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How High is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
idodude added Jeffrey Jones, Tracy Morgan, Lark Voorhies How High is a 2001 stoner film starring Method Man and Redman, written by Dustin Lee Abraham, and director Jesse Dylan's debut feature film. Despite negative reviews from critics, the film ...more

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Shaun of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy Shaun of the Dead is a 2004 British horror comedy film directed by Edgar Wright and written by Wright and Simon Pegg, and starring Pegg and Nick Frost. Pegg plays Shaun, a man attempting to get ...more

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Anchorman: The Legend of Ron B... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
RobertDowney added Christina Applegate, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, or simply Anchorman, is a 2004 comedy film directed by Adam McKay, produced by Judd Apatow, starring Will Ferrell, and written by McKay and Ferrell. The ...more

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Tropic Thunder is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
agent008 added Tom Cruise, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Robert Downey Jr. Tropic Thunder is a 2008 American action satire comedy film written, produced and directed by Ben Stiller.

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Cheech & Chong's Next Movie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
pigonthewing added Phil Hartman, Paul Reubens, Cheech Marin Cheech & Chong's Next Movie is the second feature-length film by Cheech & Chong, released in 1980 by Universal Studios, and directed by Tommy Chong.

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21 Jump Street is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
idodude added Johnny Depp, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube 21 Jump Street is a 2012 American action comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, executive produced by and starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, and scripted by Michael ...more

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies to Watch While Stoned
Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh Fast Times at Ridgemont High is a 1982 American coming-of-age teen comedy film written by Cameron Crowe, adapted from his 1981 book of the same name. As a freelance writer for Rolling Stone ...more