For the past several decades, getting high and laying back on your couch with your friends while watching movies is a favorite pastime for many of us. Once you sort out your munchies after getting high, putting something to watch is the next obvious priority while you are chilling. With the advent of streaming platforms such as Netflix, there is no shortage of premium quality tv-series and movies that are available at the touch of a button.
The endless offerings and variety of content mean that you are never short of content no matter if you are on a treadmill, in an airplane or at your home. Stoner culture and movies are a perfect match made in heaven and there are several movies and series that are worth watching when you are high.
Netflix even offers certain series in which the story progresses differently according to the choices and decisions you make while watching the series on television. If you are short of new material for binging on your next session, here are 7 best TV series or movies you must watch With your Stoner Friends.
7 Best Stoner TV Series Or Movies Must Watch in 2020:
1. Pineapple Express
Pineapple Express is a stoner movie that releases in the year 2008 which you need to watch when you are high. Starring Seth Rogan and James Franco as the two burnout characters in the movie, the scenes in the movie are jam-full of hilarious sequences and characters smoking up which prods you to do the same as you keep watching.
The plot of the movie revolves around a stoner and his marijuana dealer who witness the murder of their boss. Pineapple Express is the newest breed of pot that stoners are getting high on in the area. The main characters in the movie are high on pineapple express all the time and need to run from mobsters who want to murder them. The movie has all the elements you expect from this genre and plenty of stoner humor that makes you crack up every few minutes.
2. Planet Earth
Planet Earth is a cult classic to watch while high, and the documentary with the calming voice of David Attenborough and amazing visuals of nature is deeply stimulating. The visuals are especially fascinating when you are high, and the documentary captures the wildlife footage of all your favorite animals. Planet Earth is an eye-opening experience for anyone loving the natural world and animals, and it is a movie you must watch after a blunt.
The planet earth documentary shows raw life in a day of the animals in a gripping and emotional fashion that makes you curious about the natural world. The camera work is marvelous and shows the natural world without the polluting influence of human beings. The situations and environments that the documentary features are completely natural without the influence of humans to make it more dramatic.
3. Cheech And Chong: Up In Smoke
You can not find a more suitable stoner classic than Up In Smoke featuring the ever-popular stoner characters Cheech and Chong. This movie probably has the hilarious marijuana plot in any movie with the comical heroes of the story, breaking you up regularly in fits of hysterical laughter.
The plot involves the main characters Cheech and Chong stealing a van made of marijuana from the Mexican border and driving it to Los Angeles while being ignorant of the police chasing behind them. The movie plays a significant role in shooting the lead characters to eternal fame in stoner lore and the scene involving smoking a cheapweed joint the size of an arm is something you will not see in other movies or everyday life.
4. Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas
It is a 1998 movie starring the enigmatic Johnny Depp as the eccentric journalist Hunter.S Thompson. The story is an adaptation of the book, Fear and loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S Thompson and the plot involves the journalist trying to cover drug use along with his lawyer.
However, they sink into the world of drug abuse themselves and have to navigate the situations that arise while using every kind of illegal substance known to man. The movie has jaw-dropping visuals that try to portray the real effects while using psychedelic drugs. The dark atmosphere provides an eerie feeling that gives goosebumps when you watch the movie while being high.
5. Black Mirror
Black Mirror is a futuristic series on Netflix by Charlie Brooker, which involves the unforeseen fallout of technology. The plots for every episode revolve around dark and speculative fiction, which predicts the dark side of human nature when our life changes in modern society with the rise of new technology. Every episode involves a new storyline and different cast and setting, and it even features a standalone movie that allows you to follow several storylines according to the choices you make.
6. Rick And Morty
Rick and Morty is a series from Adultswim, which portrays the interdimensional travel of Rick, the old and eccentric scientist, along with his grandson Morty. The plots involve several philosophical conundrums and intelligent jokes as the characters spin past tight situations and meet the weird characters from alternate dimensions. The episodes are only 30 minutes long, and some of the humor is legendary among stoner circles.
7. The Big Lebowski
Starring Jeff Bridges in the character of ‘The Dude’, The Big Lebowski is a fight against a case of mistaken identity. The dude is perpetually high throughout the film giving rise to comical situations such as hallucinating about participating in bowling with another character. everyone loves these autoflowering seeds like do si dos strain with which they can grow your marijuana at home, and it is perfect for you if you like to get high and watch movies.
You must keep in mind that not all movies and series are worthy of watching as some can be a total buzzkill while being high. However, if you are short of ideas on what to watch when you are high, it can be a time-consuming effort to scroll through the endless list of genres and movies on Netflix to find the best one.
Sitting in front of the TV with glassy eyes and snacks is a relaxing experience. There is some aspect in the visual art of movies along with the storytelling nature that connects so well together with the relaxing high that you attain after smoking Cannabis Concentrates . You get to appreciate the movie in a whole new light, and these are the simple pleasures of life that you must appreciate.