Reefer Madness

  • 1936
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

This is one of the most notorious exploitation films of the 1930s, largely because young audiences in the 1960s and 1970s made it a cult film in their amusement at its lurid depiction of marijuana and its effects. The film opens with a high-school principal, Joe Forte, lecturing parents on the evils of the weed. He relates the tragic story of how two youngsters...read more

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Reefer Madness
02:02 — Something must be done to wipe out this ghastly menace. This is the first film to fully inform the public of the dangers of habitual marihuana use. Pa (more…)
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01:15 — Something must be done to wipe out this ghastly menace. This is the first film to fully inform the public of the dangers of habitual marihuana use. Pa (more…)
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00:30 — Something must be done to wipe out this ghastly menace. This is the first film to fully inform the public of the dangers of habitual marihuana use. Pa (more…)
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02:04 — Something must be done to wipe out this ghastly menace. This is the first film to fully inform the public of the dangers of habitual marihuana use. Pa (more…)

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Thu Feb 22 6:45am
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A vintage propaganda film in purporting to depict the "ghastly menace" of marijuana, and has gained new life as a campy movie.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: This is one of the most notorious exploitation films of the 1930s, largely because young audiences in the 1960s and 1970s made it a cult film in their amusement at its lurid depiction of marijuana and its effects. The film opens with a high-school principa… (more)

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