Picture this: You come back home after a long day, light up a joint to wind down. It’s time to relax and enjoy a good movie, or maybe even start a tv series. Can’t decide on what to watch?
Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Here is a list of recommendations for the best movies to watch high 2021.
- 1. Stoner comedies
- 1.1. Pineapple Express The classic stoner flick
- 1.2. That 70’s Show A classic weed show on Netflix
- 1.3. Disjointed The life of a dispensary owner in LA
- 1.4. This Is The End The breakfast scene will have you rolling (in laughter)
- 1.5. Cheech And Chong: Up In Smoke One of the stoner shows you need to watch
- 2. Weed Documentaries
- 3. Best Movies To Watch Stoned
Let’s kick things off with the funniest movies to watch while stoned. Nothing beats a good stoner comedy with a ridiculous plot and some hilarious scenes that give you the giggles. So if you’ve already smoked up… Login to Netflix and hit play on one of these awesome weed comedies.
The classic stoner flick
This classic stoner movie, starred by the famous Seth Rogen and James Franco duo, is the perfect movie to watch the next time you get blazed. Follow the story of two lazy stoners who get themselves into trouble after witnessing a murder while high on the new strain of weed called Pineapple Express.
That 70’s Show
A classic weed show on Netflix
If you like to smoke then odds are that you know about this ultimate stoner show. Travel back to the 70’s and watch Eric Foreman (Topher Grace) and his group of friends Jackie (Mila Kunis), Kelso (Ashton Kutcher), Hyde (Dany Masterson), Donna (Laura Prepon) and Fez (Wilmer Valderrama) living the teenage life in Wisconsin. Also, Tommy Chong does occasional appearances in case you needed some reassurance.
The life of a dispensary owner in LA
This Chuck Lorre directed comedy follows Ruth Whitefeather Feldman (Kathy Bates) and her team running a medicinal marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles. It’s a blend between stoner humor and occasionally trippy moments that will leave you in awe, making it a perfect show for those who engage in the ganja.
This Is The End
The breakfast scene will have you rolling (in laughter)
Ever wonder how Hollywood celebrities would react before the apocalypse? There’s a movie for that. Watch how James Franco, Jonah Hill, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, Danny McBride and Craig Robinson try to survive the end of the world after attending a party at Franco’s. Things might not go as you’d expect.
Cheech And Chong: Up In Smoke
One of the stoner shows you need to watch
This movie defined the term “stoner movie” and although it might be dated, it’s still a must-see for stoners around the world. Follow Tommy Chong and Cheech Marin, two hilarious hippies who try to return home after being deported to Mexico. But they’re in for a surprise because the car they use to come back, unknowingly to them, is made completely out of marijuana.
These are some of the documentaries that you have to see if you consider yourself a cannabis lover. Learn about the political battles that cannabis has and still is going through.
Super High Me
Getting Doug with high?
In this parody of the polemical “Super Size Me” documentary, we follow Comedian Doug Benson do his own take on the experiment, where he won’t smoke weed for 30 days, and then get high every day for the following 30 and compare his performance, all under medical surveillance.
The Culture High
From the makers of The Union
The Culture High has to be one of the most the best weed documentaries on Netflix, not only because it’s captivating but also because it’s focused on the undying discussion of political forces against marijuana usage. It features known personalities such as Richard Branson, Howard Marks and Snoop Dogg. It is a must-see for everyone.
By Dr. Sanjay Gupta
In this documentary by Dr. Sanjay Gupta we will see weed from a medical perspective as we follow the story of a young girl who suffers from Dravet Syndrome and see how medicinal marijuana can help her live a normal life.
420: The Documentary
Amazon Prime / Hulu
We’ve wondered many times why 420 is nowadays a synonym for smoking pot, and this documentary will try to find out and also expose how and why the government leaders created the war against this drug we know and love.
Best Movies To Watch Stoned
These movies are not about cannabis, stoners or weed culture but are simply movies that are deep, funny and thought-provoking. They may be good to watch sober but sparking up before watching them will greatly enhance the experience.
In fact… Sparking up will greatly enhance any experience
Wait.. what just happened?
This movie’s sole purpose is to blow your mind constantly. Travel into the mind of Leonard as he’s after the man who killed his wife. But doing this is no simple task, as he suffers from a strange form of memory loss, unable to keep memories for more than a certain amount of time. The structure of this story is built to make you feel as Leonard as you are slowly putting all the pieces together.
Into the Wild
Eddie Vedder on full blast
Based on the true story of Christopher McCandless who instead of living a life of privileges after graduating from university, decides to let it all go and wonders the world. This movie features amazing scenery, a truly inspirational story and soundtrack partially composed by Eddie Vedder.
Pick an episode and go deep
The premise of this series is simple: what are the most possible scientific advancements we can foresee, and how can it go wrong. This series is non-linear, so you can watch the episodes in any order you want. But be warned: things are about to get trippy. Two of our favorite picks are “Playtest” (S3 E2) and “White Christmas” (S2 E4)
Across The Universe
Perfect for Beatles lovers
This film is perfect for every Beatles lover out there. In this romantic-drama we follow the story of Jude and Lucy set during the Vietnam War. Watch this movie and get not only musically, but visually transported to another world.
Tenacious D In The Pick Of Destiny
Jack Black never fails
If toking up ever leaves you in the mood for some rock, then this is the movie for you. JB (Jack Black), an aspiring rock star, escapes his small town to get to the land of Hollywood. There he meets KG (Kyle Gass), a fellow rocker who takes him under his wings to teach him the ways of rock. Together, they go after a guitar pick like no other, to fulfill their dreams of becoming rock stars.