Half Baked Synopsis
Potheads (Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Diaz, Jim Breuer) sell marijuana to raise bail for a friend.
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Chicago Reader

By Lisa Alspector
I kind of liked this slow, stoner comedy.
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50

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
The plot is simply an excuse for a string of good-natured dope jokes (come on -- you have to love that their hookah is called Billy Bong...
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50

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
Reefer mildness.
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33

Entertainment Weekly

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Sitting on your couch watching these morons sit on their couch and get wasted is like being the only straight guest at a pot party....
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30

The A.V. Club

By Nathan Rabin
The main problem, however, is Tamra Davis' leaden direction, which prevents Half-Baked from developing comic momentum. There are a few...
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30

Variety

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A couple of hash brownies short of a satisfying cinematic picnic, with far too few comic highs during the bigscreen reefer party.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

But their comic talents are completely wasted by an inane script whose idea of humor is to make jokes about lung cancer and the notorious...
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20

Film Threat

By Ron Wells
The title refers to your expected condition when you see this movie. Oh well. It'll be HUGE on video.
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20

Austin Chronicle

By Russell Smith
The humor in this movie is basically anthropological notes on doper culture and behavior: junk-food frenzies, smoking rituals and hardware,...
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0

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
Paying homage to drug comedies of the '70s, Half Baked is high on getting high and low on laughs.
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Funny funny funny

By redyeah
funny...horse... funny... chappelle...funny that's all you need to know...

Funny

By panther96
And an amusing 'stoner' movie....

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Rated R | For Sexual Material, Language, Pervasive Drug Content and Nudity
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 15+ Goofy marijuana movie with weak plot.
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