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  • Actors: Brian Unger, Gary Cohan, Robert Gore, Sean Tabibian, Paul F. Tompkins
  • Directors: Michael Blieden
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Color, Dolby, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: R (Restricted)
  • Studio: Screen Media
  • DVD Release Date: June 17, 2008
  • Run Time: 94 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (46 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B0017INRFY
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #87,883 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Super High Me" on IMDb

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Determined to find out the true effects of marijuana on the human body, stand-up comedian and former Stoner of the Year Doug Benson documents his experience avoiding pot for 30 days and then consuming massive amounts of the drug for 30 days. More than just an amusing story of one man's quest to get super high, this documentary also examines the hotly contested debate over medical marijuana use.

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Graphics were well done and generally the production was good.
Boka
I especially enjoyed Benson's visits to places like the "420 Temple", and a trip he made to Vancouver to visit the "Prince of Pot" - Marc Emery.
Preston C. Enright
One would imagine that perhaps the results might be different.
The Captain

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31 of 40 people found the following review helpful By Preston C. Enright on June 26, 2008
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While there aren't many stand-up comedians that I find to be terribly funny, Doug Benson's experiment with getting high for a month straight provided many chuckles. More importantly, it provided insight on the movement to expand Medical Marijuana in California and the DEA repression they face. This film could've easily become a documentary on the Medical Marijuana movement, and hopefully some filmmakers will make a movie that focuses on that struggle.
Benson's 30 days of smoking and eating herb was inspired by the 30 miserable days Morgan Spurlock spent eating fast food in Super Size Me (another film I'd highly recommend).
I especially enjoyed Benson's visits to places like the "420 Temple", and a trip he made to Vancouver to visit the "Prince of Pot" - Marc Emery. Emery is a former seed distributor and the editor of the excellent "Cannabis Culture" magazine (which isn't available through Amazon, but can be found at most bookstores).

"Super High Me" also introduces us to some Medical Marijuana patients, including a young woman who first started using it at the age of 17 when she was going through her cancer treatments. It's a crime that cannabis isn't legally available to anyone who wants it for medicinal, spiritual, or recreational reasons. Pot is forbidden because big pharmaceutical companies don't have a patent on it.

People who want to explore more of the political, social and economic issues involving marijuana will want to check out DVDs like:
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8 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Bernard Chapin on January 2, 2009
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This documentary was far more entertaining than it was educational. It really didn't focus too much on the history of marijuana usage and didn't analyze the prospects of future legalization (they're dim). But being a non-Californian I really had no idea of what some of the medical dispensaries looked like before watching this video. From what I saw what's going on there is pretty intriguing. Further, one of the reasons we should treasure federalism is because of situations like the one highlighted here (in the film) where the DEA overrides the local civic authorities and starts busting up shops. Those scenes were a disgrace. I hope people see this film and realize the necessity of decreasing the size of the federal government in the hopes of preserving all of our liberties. Politics aside, Benson's a funny comedian and a lot of the standup shtick was enjoyable.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Miles Berkland on June 10, 2010
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really funny, been a fan of doug benson since seeing this movie.

HIGHly recommended
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13 of 18 people found the following review helpful By CristalleinKC on August 12, 2008
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Let me start by saying that I am a proponent of both decriminalization and legalization (with regulations) so this review is not of the topic but the way it was presented. My review is basically that the topic was solid but Doug didn't follow it through. It's like writting a thesis paper and having a strong introduction and not enough information in the body of the paper. He could have done a lot more simply by giving more facts about marijuana and it's use. I expected something more like Super Size Me meets Grass, and sadly this isn't that movie.
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8 of 11 people found the following review helpful By Andrew J. Lyons on June 29, 2008
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It would be too easy to just write off "Super High Me" as a stoner flick, for this documentary is both hilarious , poignant, and has some serious political undertones.

Doug Benson is a stand-up comedian from Los Angeles best known for his work in "The Marijuanalogues" and VH1's "Best Week Ever". In this documentary, he spoofs the concept first introduced in Morgan Spurlock's "Super Size Me", by going without marijuana for 30 days, and then smoking marijuana for 30 days.

The most surprising aspect of this film are the two scenes in which DEA agents raid dispenaries in California. California, for those who don't know, allows marijuana to be distributed legally if you have a special card from a certified doctor. For all of the hoopla over State's Rights in the Terri Schavo case, I found it very alarming to watch the Federal Government ignore Californian's State's Rights.

Led by a killer soundtrack, and Doug Benson's wicked humor and amiable personality, "Super High Me" is a great, great film.

"High"-ly recommended!

And now a review for all the stoners who glazed over the review above:

"Super High Me" am excellent...dude!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By S. J. Boatwright on August 16, 2011
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The film is hilarious, period! However, don't let the title "documentary" confuse you, this is sheerly for entertainments sake, which there's nothing wrong with. The comedian goes 30 days sober, then 30 days of being high for roughly 18 hours a day; how could it not be funny? However, the film does deal with some more serious issues regarding what is a very serious debate. The intersection between state and federal law is most dramatic portion of the film, with several scenes of raids conducted by the DEA of California marijuana dispensaries. But the "tests" that Benson subjects himself to (the SAT, physicals, even psychic analysis) are much more entertaining than anything. Most of the results are to be expected, like his loss of lung capacity and weight gain. It would surprise some to see he did better on the SAT while high, but most people score better the more times they take the test, regardless of mental state. In the end the film is sure to become a cult classic. Be prepared to laugh!
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