From the archives we bring you the enduring 420 film favorite, Pineapple Express and that buried treasure, Evil Bong! The various artist soundtracks for these releases are the perfect playlists for this day, or any day. Also, we add What Men Want (score by Brian Tyler) to the list. Scroll down for the details on these seriously entertaining movies and their soundtracks!
Movie fans can’t think of 420 Day without thinking of this film: the Golden Globe®-nominated Pineapple Express movie stars Seth Rogen and James Franco in this beloved cult classic! Composer Graeme Revell won the 2009 BMI Film Music Award for his composition. The soundtrack also features a curated compilation of tracks from Eddie Grant, Peter Tosh, Public Enemy, Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Huey Lewis & The News and more!
A process server and his marijuana dealer wind up on the run from hitmen and a corrupt police officer after he witnesses his dealer’s boss murder a competitor while trying to serve papers on him.
Hilarious! Taraji P. Henson at her absolute best! – Shawn Edwards, Fox-TV
Academy Award Nominee Taraji P. Henson (Hidden Figures, Think Like A Man) heads up this comedy about a woman who is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge over them when she develops the ability to hear men’s thoughts. The film score by the incomparable EMMY®-nominated composer Brian Tyler (Five Feet Apart, Crazy Rich Asians) features Brian pretty much playing all the instruments, as exhibited in the video below!
Paramount Pictures presents WHAT MEN WANT, coming to Digital HD on April 23 and Blu-ray on May 7 (pre-order here).
Who doesn’t love a cursed object comedy-horror film? From Charles Band (Puppet Master movies, Fists of Fury, The Gingerdead Man) — the brother of Richard Band who composed the original Puppet Master theme song — comes the first of what would become seven Evil Bong films. Stars Tommy Chong. Lakeshore Records released the original soundtrack on Halloween 2006!
Meet EEBEE, a vintage bong with the mysterious power to make all your fantasies come true. Hypnotized by EEBEE’s seductive feminine appearance, college nerd ALISTAIR McDOWELL (David Weidoff) and his stoner roommates take a toke and EEBEE takes them on a wild trip to her Bong World, where they are seduced by exotic strippers with deadly powers. When Alistair and his buddies bought the Evil Bong, they should have read the fine print: Potheads beware; you might enjoy this trip so much you’ll die in ecstasy! As Alistair and his friends look for a way to escape the Bong World before it’s too late, their one chance at survival might rest in the hands of JIMBO LEARY (Tommy Chong), Eebee’s original owner, here to destroy her for good… [source]