10. Half Baked (1998)
Director: Tamra Davis
Cast: Dave Chappelle, Jim Breuer, Rachel True, Guillermo Díaz
Box office: $17.4 million
Plot: Chappelle plays two characters in this comedy about three stoners who try to get their friend out of jail.
9. How High (2001)
Director: Jesse Dylan
Cast: Method Man, Redman, Lake Voorhies
Box office: $31.1 million
Plot: Two Harvard students excel thanks to a homegrown strain of cannabis. How High 2, starring Lil Yachty ands DC Young Fly, was released in 2019.
8. Pineapple Express (2008)
Director: David Gordon Green
Cast: Seth Rogen, James Franco, Danny McBride
Box office: $87.3 million
Plot: A stoner (Rogen) and his dealer (Franco) try to take down a vicious drug lord. One of several stoner films featuring Rogen, Franco, McBride, Jonah Hill and Craig Robinson, such as Your Highness (2011) and This Is the End (2013.
7. Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)
Director: Danny Leiner
Cast: Kal Penn, John Cho, Neil Patrick Harris
Box office: $18.2 million
Plot: Following the multi-culti Cheech & Chong buddy formula, two Asian Americans go on a munchies mission. It was so popular there were two sequels - Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg's Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008) and Todd Strauss-Schulson's A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011).
6. Friday (1995)
Director: F. Gary Gray
Cast: Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, John Witherspoon
Box office: $27.4 million
Cast: Smokey (Tucker) and Craig (Cube) like to sit on the porch and get stoned, but when Smokey's dealer threatens him, Craig helps resolve the problem. Like Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, it was so popular there were two sequels - Steve Carr's Next Friday (2000) and Marcus Reboy's Friday After Next (2002).