It’s probably fair to say that the concept of the stoner movie is in its own right somewhat cliché. But at the same time, pick the right flick to watch with some seriously good bud and you can’t deny there’s no better pairing on Earth. It’s simply a case of making sure you pick the right movie, which has become trickier over recent years with so many terrible newcomers joining the mix.

The classics become classics because they’re awesome – not just because they’re in some way connected with smoking pot. Which is precisely why when you go over the most standout stoner movies that never get old, you get the distinct feeling they’re really not making them like they used to. A shame of course, but the classics never get old. In fact, some just seem to get better with every watch.

So if you’ve (somehow) managed to get this far without seeing any of the following, make this weekend the weekend you make up for your sins: