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Half Baked (1998)

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The story of three not so bright men who come up with a series of crazy schemes to get a friend out of jail.

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Cast

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Thurgood Jenkins / Sir Smoke-a-Lot
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Mary Jane Potman
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Jan
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Squirrel Master
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Scientist
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Pothead
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Pothead
Alice Poon ...
Supply Clerk
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Nasty Nate
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After Kenny accidentaly kills a cop's diabetic horse by feeding it the food he purchased from a munchie run, he is put in jail and is given a 1 million dollar bail. The rest of the group must bail Kenny out before Nasty Nate gets to him. The group decides to sell marijuana that Thurgood gets through his job as a janitor at a pharmaceutical lab. They become pals with rap star Sir Smoke-A-Lot and the rivals of dealer Samson Simpson. On the side, Thurgood seeks the love of Mary Jane, an anti-pot daughter of a dealer. What follows is typical pothead behaviour with a ton of cameos. Look carefully. Written by Tim Brooks <tbrooks@mminternet.com>

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A comedy about best buds! See more »

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Comedy | Crime

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Rated R for pervasive drug content, language, nudity and sexual material | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

16 January 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Beceriksizler  »

Box Office

Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,772,540 (USA) (16 January 1998)

Gross:

$17,278,980 (USA) (6 March 1998)
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Trivia

Neal Brennan who co-wrote this movie makes a cameo as the counter worker where Scarface works. See more »

Goofs

In the "Mid Eighties" scene, a USPS mail Jeep is shown. The Jeep has a license plate on the back. Official USPS delivery vehicles have not used license plates since 1973. See more »

Quotes

Sir-Smoke-Alot: The doctor said I need a backiotomy!
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Crazy Credits

At the end the cast is making the audience aware of learning more about hemp at your local library See more »

Connections

Spoofs JFK (1991) See more »

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Wacky Weed
Music from Andy Panda cartoon
Written by Darrell Calker
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Not as bad as you might think...
3 January 1999 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

The trailer for this movie looked really dumb, so I didn't see it in theaters. Then I heard about Bob Saget's cameo (and what he says), and just wanting to hear Saget say that made me rent the movie. Surprisingly, it's not a bad movie. Oh, it's dumb. It's sloppy. It's *obsessed* with marijuana. But I laughed several times in the movie, and the characters are very likable. Best watched with a group of friends who don't mind drug humor.


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