Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Top Tokin Women in Movies & TV


A list of women who smoke weed in the movies and TV:

1958 - Holly Golightly tries pot in the novella Breakfast at Tiffany's (but only uses retail therapy in the 1971 movie).

1962 - Paul Newman tries to blackmail Geraldine Page over her hashish habit in Sweet Bird of Youth

1968 - Leigh French debuts her "Share a Little Tea with Goldie" sketch on the Smothers Brothers TV show and Leigh Taylor-Young bakes Peter Sellers on brownies in I Love You Alice B. Toklas. Actresses Jo Van Fleet and Joyce Van Patten inadvertently get in on the brownie action.

1969 - Natalie Wood and Ryan Cannon get in on the pot-smoking fun in Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice. 

1977 - Annie Hall, starring Diane Keaton as a pot-smoking heroine, sweeps the Oscars.

1978 - Karen Allen puffs with her college professor in Animal House.

1980 - Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton have an "old fashioned ladies pot party" in 9-5 and Helen Hunt plays a schoolgirl who smokes pot and is unable to write a book review (ironically, of Moby Dick) on the TV sitcom "The Facts of Life."

1982 - Keaton sings a Beatles song as she smokes in the bathtub in Shoot the Moon. JoBeth Williams and Craig T. Nelson smoke and yuk it up in Poltergeist (then they pay).

1983 - Debra Winger as Emma and pal Patsy (Lisa Hart Carroll) toke up the night before Emma's wedding in Terms of Endearment. JoBeth is back toking along with Mary Kay Place and Gwen Close in The Big Chill, and Meryl Streep as Karen Silkwood passes a joint to Cher in Silkwood

1984 - Kathleen Turner tells Michael Douglas she "went to college" in Romancing the Stone.

1985 - Molly Ringwald bonds with The Breakfast Club gang with the aid of a joint.

1986 - Turner goes back in time to high school in Peggy Sue Got Married and smokes reefer with the town beatnik.

1988 - Susan Sarandon plays the philosophical pot smoker Annie Savoy in Bull Durham and Karen Allen returns, this time puffing in a bathtub in Scrooged and helping Bill Murray find his soul. 

1993 - Milla Jovovich plays with a lighter in the dopey Dazed and Confused and on TV's Roseanne, she and her husband enjoy a "Stash from the Past."

1995 - Anne Bancroft, Ellen Burstyn and Winona Ryder share a joint on the front porch in How to Make an American Quilt, and TV's Friends" starts a series of running gags involving Phoebe (Lisa Kudrow) and marijuana.

1996 - Liv Tyler and Rachel Weisz toke in Stealing Beauty, and Keaton (again), along with Goldie Hahn and Bette Midler plot revenge against their ex-husbands in First Wives' Club.

1997 - Candice Bergen as Murphy Brown uses medical marijuana on TV, and Bridget Fonda tokes (but isn't exactly a role model) in Jackie Brown.

1999 - Nicole Kidman tries pot (and everything else) in Eyes Wide Shut. On TV, Linda Cardellini gets self aware (for a second) in Freaks and Geeks, and Donna (Laura Prepon) moves into "The Circle" in the basement in "That 70s Show." Jackie (Mila Kunis) soon joins in too, and even Mrs. Forman (Debra Jo Rupp) has some fun with brownies.

2000 - Brenda Blethyn grows weed to save the farm in Saving Grace, Bette Midler inhales onscreen as Mel Gibson’s psychotherapist in What Women Want, Jennifer Lopez gets trippy in The Cell, and there's a Honey Bear bong in Swimming.

2002 - Susan Sarandon loosens up with Goldie Hawn in The Banger Sisters and Frances McDormand and Kate Beckinsale smoke in the dreary Laurel Canyon.

2003 - Carrie (Sarah Jessica Parker) gets caught puffing pot on a NYC street in HBO's “Sex and the City”

2004 - Sandra Oh passes a joint to Virginia Madsen in Sideways.

2005 - Showtime’s “Weeds,” with Mary-Louise Parker as a pot-peddling widow in suburbia, premieres, Anne Hathaway takes a walk on the wild weed side in Havoc,  and Sarah Silverman takes a bong hit after the show in Jesus is Magic.

2006 - Blanca Portillo uses medical marijuana in Volver (Penelope Cruz refuses), Jennifer Aniston smokes in bed in Friends with Money, and Cardellini is the life of the party in Grandma's Boy, where Shirley Jones and Doris Roberts drink some interesting tea. On TV, Angelica Houston passes a joint to her fellow psychotherapist Hank Azaria in "Huff."

2007 - Polly Bergen plays a mom who bakes marijuana brownies for her cancer-stricken daughter on "Desperate Housewives" and Anna Faris stumbles superstoned through the worst script ever in Smiley Face.

2008 - Charlotte Rea—who played the housemother TV’s "The Facts of Life"—accidentally doses the ER cast at their Christmas party with her special brownies, and Meg Ryan puffs pot proffered by Midler in The Women, and subsequently finds her way to her bliss.

2009 - Meryl Streep and Steve Martin “poke smot” in the movie It’s Complicated, Kristen Stewart has an adventure in Adventureland, and Catherine Zeta-Jones is the hottest MILF ever shotgunning her young date in The Rebound. On TV, secretary-turned-copywriter Peggy Olson (Elizabeth Moss) partakes on TV’s "Mad Men"

2011 - Cameron Diaz is the Bad Teacher and Anna Paquin loosens up with Ryan Phillipe in Straight A's

2012 Halle Berry tokes with Tom Hanks in Cloud Atlas and Kristina Braverman uses it medicinally in TV's Parenthood

2013 - Carol Burnett tries to score medical marijuana at a Hawaiian dispensary in an episode of "Hawaii 5-0" and Martha Stewart tells Andy Cohen that "of course" she knows how to roll a joint on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live." Bette Midler triumphs on Broadway in the role of pot-loving super agent Sue Mengers in "I’ll Eat You Last"

2014 - Helen Hunt takes us for a Ride, Aniston gets kidnapped and smokes pot in Life of CrimeElizabeth Moss plays a pothead in love in the trippy The One I Love, and Kim Cattrall takes an elegant toke in the Canadian TV series "Sensitive Skin." Comedy Central's Broad City debuts.

2015 - Lily Tomlin runs a faux medical marijuana dispensary backstage on the Jimmy Kimmel show; she grabs an Emmy nomination for playing a pot-puffing grandma on the Netflix series "Grace and Frankie." Streep stars in Ricki and the Flash and opens up communication with her estranged family with the aid of some pot she finds in the freezer.

2106 - Pauline Collins makes some Dough, the Bad Moms are, and Melissa McCarthy decides to start a "brownie empire" in The Boss. Blake Lively pronounces in Café Society: "Muggles made me feel sexy."

2017 - Kathy Bates played a medical marijuana dispensary owner on Netflix's "Disjointed," Kathryn Hahn Wakes and Bakes in "I Love Dick," and the  Bad Moms were back with a Christmas movie.

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