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Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical (2005)

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An outrageous tongue-in-cheek musical comedy adaptation of the classic anti-marijuana propaganda film Reefer Madness (1936).

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Jesus
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Mayor Harris MacDonald
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Mr. Paul Kochinski
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Principal Poindexter Short
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Mrs. Roxanne MacDonald
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Mrs. Deirdre Greevey
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Warden Harrah
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Storyline

This film tells the tale of the Harper Affair, in which young Jimmy Harper finds his life of promise turn into a life of debauchery and murder thanks to the new drug menace marijuana. Along the way he receives help from his girlfriend Mary and Jesus himself, but always finds himself in the arms of the Reefer Man and the rest of the denizens of the Reefer Den. Written by Anonymous

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The feel-good event of the year!


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Rated R for drug material, sexual content and some violence | See all certifications »

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A Loucura de Mary Juana  »

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1.78 : 1
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The more than 800 costumes were created by a dedicated team of 12 dyers, sewers and cutters, in addition to a group of seamstresses in Lithuania that worked on costumes for several weeks. See more »

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Unlike elsewhere, the flags flying on Roosevelt's car near the end are not 48 star flags but are probably 50 start flags. See more »

Quotes

Mae Coleman: The kid's a goner! They're gonna make him pay for the stuff!
Jack Stone: Here!
[hands Mae a joint]
Jack Stone: Simmer down, will ya?
Mae Coleman: I've seen my honor rolled up and burned away with the stuff! Well, it's gotta stop!
[Jack grabs her breasts from behind]
Mae Coleman: Let go of me!
Jack Stone: What? I'm trying to comfort you here.
Mae Coleman: I said, let go!
[yanks Jack's hands off her]
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Connections

References The Meaning of Life (1983) See more »

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Mary's Death
Performed by Kristen Bell and Christian Campbell
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Excellent movie
16 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Just saw Reefer Madness tonight on Showtime and it was fantastic. I thought the score is very relevant to the politics that are going on currently and were right on target. It was interesting to hear the lyrics commenting on the political "spin" that seems to be very relevant to both political parties. Also the targeting "fear" instead of actual problems is very representative of today's political climate.

The cast was great too, especially Christian Campbell who is very talented and very good looking as well - he should be in more! I also enjoyed Steven Weber and Alan Cumming who have always been favorites of mine.


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