• Half Baked (1998)

Half Baked

Release Date: January 16th, 1998

DVD Release Date: July 1st, 1998

R |1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary

When a member of their crew gets arrested for killing a New York City police horse by feeding it junk food, three slackin' stoners are forced to get off their butts and raise bail by selling pot stolen from a pharmaceutical lab. It's a risky plan but, hey, these are stand-up guys who would do anything to help out a friend in need.

Cast: Dave Chappelle, Guillermo Díaz, Jim Breuer, Harland Williams, Rachel True, Clarence Williams III, Laura Silverman, Tommy Chong

Director: Tamra Davis

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Robert Simonds Productions

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Girlfriend, 1990s, Madcap, Underdog, Hilarious, Playful, Rivalry, Friendship, New York City, Quest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 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 Tuskegee experiment on black men with syphilis. [20 Jan 1998]

  • 50
    Jami BernardNew York Daily News

    Reefer mildness.

  • 0
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    Paying homage to drug comedies of the '70s, Half Baked is high on getting high and low on laughs. show more

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