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The Best R-Rated Stoner Movies

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List of R-Rated stoner movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated stoner movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated stoner movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated stoner movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated stoner movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated stoner films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated stoner film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

Movies include everything from The Big Lebowski to Friday.

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  • Half Baked1
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    Half Baked

    Snoop Dogg, Jon Stewart

    Released1998

    Directed byTamra Davis

    Is this one of the best stoner comedies ever made?

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  • Friday2
    121
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    Friday

    Ice Cube, Meagan Good

    Released1995

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

    Friday is a 1995 American stoner buddy comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray in his directorial... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke3
    135
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    Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke

    Ellen Barkin, Cheech Marin

    Released1978

    Directed byLou Adler, Tommy Chong

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  • How High4
    85
    19

    How High

    Jeffrey Jones, Tracy Morgan

    Released2001

    Directed byJesse Dylan

    How High is a 2001 stoner film starring Method Man and Redman, written by Dustin Lee Abraham,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Big Lebowski5
    105
    35

    The Big Lebowski

    Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges

    Released1998

    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

    The Big Lebowski is a 1998 stoner comedy film written, produced, and directed by Joel and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle6
    92
    25

    Released2004

    Directed byDanny Leiner

    Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle is a 2004 American stoner comedy film directed by Danny... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back7
    71
    23

    Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back

    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon

    Released2001

    Directed byKevin Smith

    Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is a 2001 American comedy film directed, written by, and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Fast Times at Ridgemont High8
    66
    22

    Fast Times at Ridgemont High

    Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn

    Released1982

    Directed byAmy Heckerling

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  • Heavy Metal 20009
    58
    22

    Heavy Metal 2000

    William Michael Albert Broad, Michael Ironside

    Released2000

    Directed byMichael Coldewey, Michel Lemire

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  • Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay10
    53
    23

    Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay

    Neil Patrick Harris, Danneel Ackles

    Released2008

    Directed byHayden Schlossberg, Jon Hurwitz

    Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay is a 2008 American stoner action comedy film, the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny11
    43
    16

    Released2006

    Directed byLiam Lynch

    Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny is a 2006 American musical comedy film about comedy rock... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    30
    10

    Puff, Puff, Pass

    Terry Crews, Ashley Scott

    Released2006

    Directed byMekhi Phifer

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  • Saving Grace13
    23
    8

    Saving Grace

    Craig Ferguson, Brenda Blethyn

    Released2000

    Directed byNigel Cole

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  • Homegrown14
    17
    5

    Homegrown

    Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Lee Curtis

    Released1998

    Directed byStephen Gyllenhaal

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  • Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical15
    21
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    Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical

    Kristen Bell, Neve Campbell

    Released2005

    Directed byAndy Fickman

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  • Super High Me16
    22
    21

    Super High Me

    Doug Benson

    Released2008

    Directed byMichael Blieden

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  • The Beach Bum17
    5
    0

    The Beach Bum

    Matthew McConaughey, Zac Efron

    Released2019

    Directed byHarmony Korine

    The Beach Bum is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Harmony Korine. A rebellious stoner... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Bongwater18
    15
    12

    Bongwater

    Jack Black, Brittany Murphy

    Released1997

    Directed byRichard Sears

    Bongwater is a 1997 comedy film, based on a book of the same name by Michael Hornburg. The... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Rolling Kansas19
    13
    10

    Rolling Kansas

    Kevin Pollak, Rip Torn

    Released2003

    Directed byThomas Haden Church

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  • Strange Wilderness20
    16
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    Strange Wilderness

    Jonah Hill, Ernest Borgnine

    Released2008

    Directed byFred Wolf

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  • Kush21
    18
    19

    Kush

    Nicole Marie Lenz, William Atherton

    Released2007

    Directed byYork Shackleton

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  • Outside Providence22
    14
    17

    Outside Providence

    Alec Baldwin, Amy Smart

    Released1999

    Directed byMichael Corrente

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  • Dead Man on Campus23
    11
    19

    Dead Man on Campus

    Alyson Hannigan, Poppy Montgomery

    Released1998

    Directed byAlan Cohn

    This filmd is a 1998 dark comedy film starring Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Tom Everett Scott. It... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Humboldt County24
    8
    14

    Humboldt County

    Fairuza Balk, Brad Dourif

    Released2008

    Directed byDarren Grodsky, Danny A. Jacobs

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  • The Wackness25
    7
    15

    The Wackness

    Famke Janssen, Ben Kingsley

    Released2008

    Directed byJonathan Levine

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