Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Top Ten 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 Taylor-Young bakes Peter Sellers on brownies in "I Love You Alice B. Toklas" and Leigh French debuts her "Share a Little Tea with Goldie" sketch on the Smothers Brothers show.
1977 - Annie Hall, starring Diane Keaton as a pot-smoking heroine, sweeps the Oscars
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 - JoBeth Williams and Craig T. Nelson 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" 
1983 - 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"
1988 - Susan Sarandon plays the philosophical pot smoker Annie Savoy in "Bull Durham"
1995 - Anne Bancroft, Ellen Burstyn and Winona Ryder share a joint on the front porch in "How to Make an American Quilt."
1996 - Diane Keaton, Goldie Hawn, and Bette Midler get inspired in "The First Wives Club"
1997 - Candice Bergen as Murphy Brown uses medical marijuana on TV
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 "Laurel Canyon"
2003 - Carrie gets caught puffing pot on a NYC street in “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" and Linda Cardellini is the life of the party in "Grandma's Boy," where Shirley Jones and Doris Roberts drink some interesting tea
2007 - Polly Bergen plays a mom who bakes marijuana brownies for her cancer-stricken daughter on "Desperate Housewives" and Anna Farris stumbles superstoned through the worst script ever in "Smiley Face"
2008 - Charlotte Rea, who played the housemother TV’s "The Facts of Life," accidently doses the ER cast at their Christmas party with her special brownies, made for a friend in chemo, and Meg Ryan puffs pot in “The Women,” and finds her way to her bliss.
2009 - Meryl Streep and Steve Martin “poke smot” in the movie “It’s Complicated” and Secretary-turned-copywriter Peggy Olson partakes on TV’s "Mad Men"
2011 - Cameron Diaz is the "Bad Teacher"
2012 Halle Berry tokes with Tom Hanks in "Cloud Atlas"
2013 - Carol Burnett tries to score medical marijuana at a Hawaiian dispensary in an episode of "Hawaii 5-0" and 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"
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.

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4 comments:

Tokin Woman said...

Background at: http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2015/02/tiffanysor-toke-holly-chose-shopping.html; http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2014/07/rip-paul-mazursky-who-brought-pot.html; http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2011/02/share-little-tea-with-leigh.html; http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2014/11/karen-silkwood-mike-nichols-and-cannabis.html; http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2013/10/an-old-fashioned-ladies-pot-party-in-9-5.html; http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2013/04/anne-hathaway-having-fun-with-weed.html; http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2013/12/how-to-make-american-pot-party.html

Tokin Woman said...

Next 12:
1977 - Annie Hall, starring Diane Keaton as a pot-smoking heroine, sweeps the Oscars
1997 - Candice Bergen as Murphy Brown uses medical marijuana on TV
2000 - Bette Midler inhales onscreen as Mel Gibson’s psychotherapist in What Women Want
2003 - Carrie gets caught puffing pot an a NYC street in “Sex and the City”
2005 - Showtime’s “Weeds,” with Mary-Louise Parker as a pot-peddling widow in suburbia, premieres
2007 - Polly Bergen plays a mom who bakes marijuana brownies for her cancer-stricken daughter on Desperate Housewives
2008 - Charlotte Rea, who played the housemother TV’s The Facts of Life, accidently doses the ER cast at their Christmas party with her special brownies, made for a friend in chemo.
2008 - Meg Ryan puffs pot in “The Women,” and finds her way to her bliss. (You'll have to go to the deleted scenes on the DVD to hear her saying "I'm really stoned.”)
2009 - Meryl Streep and Steve Martin “poke smot” in the movie “It’s Complicated”
2009 - Secretary-turned-copywriter Peggy Olson smokes marijuana on TV’s Mad Men
2013 - Carol Burnett tries to score medical marijuana at a Hawaiian dispensary in an episode of Hawaii 5-0
2013 - Bette Midler triumphs on Broadway in the role of pot-loving super agent Sue Mengers in I’ll Eat You Last
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

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Tokin Woman said...

A few I missed, from http://www.ladybud.com/2013/05/15/grown-women-smoking-pot-in-movies/ and elsewhere...

1982 - JoBeth Williams and Craig T. Nelson yuk it up in "Poltergeist" (then they pay)
1983 - JoBeth is back toking along with Mary Kay Place and Gwen Close in "The Big Chill"
1996 - Diane Keaton, Goldie Hawn, and Bette Midler get inspired in "The First Wives Club"
2000 - 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"
2004 - Sandra Oh passes a joint to Virginia Madsen in "Sideways"
2005 - Sarah Silverman takes a bong hit after the show in "Jesus is Magic"
2006 - Blanca Portillo uses medical marijuana in "Volver" and Linda Cardellini is the life of the party in "Grandma's Boy," where Shirley Jones and Doris Roberts drink some interesting tea
http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2015/10/girls-on-ganga-in-grandmas-boy.html
2007 - Anna Farris stumbles superstoned through "Smiley Face" (worst script ever)
2009 - Kristen Stewart has an adventure in "Adventureland"
2011 - Cameron Diaz is the "Bad Teacher" http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2011/11/girls-got-camerones.html
2012 Halle Berry tokes with Tom Hanks in "Cloud Atlas"
2014 - Helen Hunt takes us for a "Ride" http://tokinwoman.blogspot.com/2015/09/helen-hunt-takes-us-on-wild-ride.html