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After a young actress unknowingly eats her roommate's pot cupcakes, her day becomes a series of misadventures.

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After a young actress unknowingly eats her roommate's pot cupcakes, her day becomes a series of misadventures.

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High. How are you?

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Comedy

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

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16 January 2008 (France)  »

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Besütizve  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$5,993 (USA) (16 November 2007)

Gross:

$8,768 (USA) (22 November 2007)
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Trivia

This film's working title was "Mary Warner", and Winona Ryder was attached at one point. See more »

Goofs

When Brevin's car is broken into the passenger window is smashed but in wide shots the window is intact. See more »

Quotes

Roscoe Lee Browne: Shall we say a few words about Brevin Ericson? Shall we say a few words about love? For Brevin Ericson is completely, 100%, head-over-heels, in love. Perhaps it's difficult for you to comprehend how anybody could be so passionately-inclined toward someone like this. But do not judge her too harshly. After all, how was she to know they were pot cupcakes. And ask yourselves: who amongst you might not have done the same? Who are we to judge what beats in a young man's heart?
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The film's title does not actually appear in the main credits sequence and is represented by a 'smiley face' graphic instead. See more »

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References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

Soundtracks

Waterfall (Justin Robertson's Mix)
Written by John Squire and Ian Brown
Performed by The Stone Roses
Published by Zomba Enterprises Inc. (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Jive Records and Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.
By Arrangement with Sony BMG Music Entertainment
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Anna Faris is FUNNY!--Movie is so-so.
17 January 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Anna Faris is, in my opinion, the funniest young comedic actress out there today. In "Smiley Face", she is extremely entertaining (and completely unconcerned about vanity) as Jane, the much-too-stoned pothead. I just love her (and I'm not even gay)!

The story has me scratching my head a little bit. I can't decide if it's just some mindless, silly stoner movie (which works for me!), or, as another reviewer put it, some sort of 70's anti-marijuana training film. Maybe it's a little of both...? I dunno.

Story aside, I think the acting and direction are superb, very colorful, and quite hilarious! It's worth a viewing, if only for the reason that you're in the mood for something completely different. You'll definitely have something to ponder...and many scenes to remember fondly and laugh about!


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