15 Best Movie Stoners of All Time

From Cheech and Chong to the Dude, the pantheon of screen potheads

Jane F., 'Smiley Face' (2007)

Anna Faris' comedic type is a combination of wide-eyed gentility and chronic klutziness — which makes her the perfect person to play a heroine high as hell on cannabis cupcakes. Her spacey protogonist in writer-director Gregg Araki's toked-up midnight movie spends one crazy day in L.A., trying to straighten up enough to complete an urgent to-do list ("Get to that hemp festival"; "Try to figure out a way to return the Communist Manifesto without getting arrested"). Faris understands how intoxicated folks strain to act "normal" in public; she also inherently gets how great O.J. and Tostitos taste when you're stoned to the gills, even if it takes Roscoe Lee Browne's voice in her head to remind her. NM

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