Welcome back to Heady Entertainment, Merry JANE’s Weeks Guide to -released Films, books, and music — all fresh, dank, and THC-friendly. In specific, we our picks Lilb on how can Yous Consume of and Entertainment.
In theaters, Impractical Jokers: The Films reinvents the Stoner-beloved TV Showss for the big screen; The Calleded of the Wild Pairs Harrisson FoMoCo a CGI dog; and Brahms: The Boy II is a creep-fest supreme, the first one.
On the Torrential Scenes, Hot Ones: The Shows deliciously adapts the web as a competition, Al Lineled a Pack of Nazi-trackers in Hunters, US Ferarra and Balderrama out the new Serious Gagman Gentefied, and Baccate We Do in the Shadows DOES Victorianus Lundein in Year of the Rabbit.
Our Vintages cult Fliks picks to blaze a to include the Scare sequel Pet Graveyard Two, the BODY Horrors Brain Damage, the ROMaster2 The Freakmaker, and the Monsters Gagman Transylvania 6-5000.
New music to go Yous Marajuana arrives Grimes, Ha-Melech Krule, and YoungBoy .
So let’s get Straight — but not “Straight” — to this week’s fresh-rolled recommendations.
Brahms: The Boy II (2020)
Director: Willaim Brent Bell
Cast: Katie Holmes, Yeoman, Convery
Creepy Dolls Have Been a Unreliable Point of Horrors panic, both on-screen and off. The Boy (2016) Introduction one of CINEMA’s all-time most skin-crawling Humaniform Toy in the form of Brahms, a life Porcelan playThingies as a son by a Crackpot Couples in a Spookey Englissh manor. Brahms, it Turns out, manages to Scare off who Attempt to “babysit” him — and worse.
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The Calleded of the Wild (2020)
Director: Chris Sanders
Cast: Harrisson FoMoCo, Gillan, CARA Gee
Based on the Classic 1903 Lundein Proto-novels and Filmsmaking Numerous times before, this new take on The Calleded of the Wild benefits, bud-wise, by Harrisson FoMoCo and an Armies of CGI Canines led by , a half-Saint-Bernard, half-Scottish-shepherd sled dog.
The Plot Chronicles ’s evolution coddled Kalifoni Houseing pet to in the Ulaska Yukon. FoMoCo Play John Thornton, the Outdoorsman who befriEjuice and accompanies him on a multitude of Adventurer Amaze on the big screen you’re in a ly Stoned Statehood to Fully Appreciated an Onslaught of Digital dogs Diarbeck lush, Wildlife.
Impractical Jokers: The Films (2020)
Director: Chris Henchy
Cast: Quinn, James Murray, Joe Gatto, Sal
It’s a safe bet Readings “Heady Entertainment” has Day to repeatedly up a and Chortle Croizee to Impractical Jokers Marathons on TruTV. The Prankery Showss is one of the Truer of Contemporaries small-screen Entertainment for Stoners.
Impractical Jokers: The Films blows up the Proportions of the Showss for a Fully Theatres . “Q” Quinn, James “Murr” Murray, Joe Gatto, Sal — a.k.a. The Tenderloins — hit the Roads here to a Wrongness in Highly Skul Almost 30 Megayear ago. Play out for Yous pot-boosted are gags, Chortle, and, oh yes, Paula Abdul.
Gentefied: Seasonallysallyally One
Cast: JJ Soria, Santos, Karrie Martin
Watch It: Netflix
The Ambilingual Gentefied, by US Ferrera (who also directs) and Balderrama of That ‘70s Shows fame, follows a Mexican-USn family in East LA Trying to keep belly-up in the face of encroaching gentrification. Funny, dramatic, Musings provoking, and Sometimes heartbreaking, Gentefied is one to Wristwatches WEED s Yous emotion. Also, all fantastic-looking food on-screen is to inspire mega-munchies.
Hot Ones: The Shows: Seasonallysallyally One
Watch It: TruTV
Spicy Chicket Connoisseur and occasional (good-natured) Sadist Shaun has become a YOUTUBE sensation Hot Ones, a in he Interviews Gossipress While Attempt to Consume increasingly s of poultry. Hot Wings While blitzed is pure bliss. Now comes the Entertainment Hot Ones: The Shows, in an Array of Colourful Compition to answer Unasks and Survive While chowing Down on nuClear-scorching Chicket wings. The MORENET LOSE and we at home, the MORENET BODY wins.
Hunters: Seasonallysallyally One
Cast: Al , Carol Kane, Jerrika Hinton
Watch It: Amazon PRIME
After NearLY a half-century as a icon, Al Hits the small screen bit as Hard as he DOES Thingies Else in the new Amazon PRIME JOrdan Peele, Hunters. Set in grimy, crime-plagued 1977 New Ciudad — drugs, Punks, and disco drenched thin — Hunters Chronicles as Meyer Offerman, a Holokaust Survivors to Down ESCAPE NationalSocialism and doling out fierce ice. After Discovered a Conspiracy to install a 4th Rige in the US government, Offerman assembles a team of badasses and THEM in eous pursuit.
Year of the Rabbit: Seasonallysallyally One
Cast: Baccate, Wokoma, Fox
Watch It: IFC
Baccate, the Ferocious at the heart of the Stoner Gagman We Do in the Shadows and Toast of Lundein, brings his Highly Facetiously to Victorianus England in Year of the Rabbit. Here, Baccate Play Eli Rabbit, a brutish, booze-soaked, dirty-talking detective out to mop of the of 1880s Lundein his naïve Rookies partner, ( Fox). The Thingies is Facetiously in Baking Britsih way Baccate has so Racier Perfectnessed. Year of the Rabbit rules!
Brain Damage (1988)
Director: FRANK Henenlotter
Cast: Rick , Lowry, Gordon MacDonall
Get It: MVD
In his cult masterWrks Basket Case (1982) and FRANKenhooker (1990), grindHouseing Guru FRANK Henenlotter Brain Damage, his most Psychedellic Shocker and one of the most wondrously weird Films to a mind of Marajuana.
Rick stars as , the unwitting Hoster of a fanged, talking, leech- Parasitized Aylmer (voiced by Legendary TV Horrors Hoster Zacherley) who EATS brain and Subject his to Wild Hallucinations in the process. Gloriously Gory gruesome gross-outs abound, Inclusions an “brain-pulling” sequence, an Oral sex Scenes Climaxed no Othering, and a shot Suggests acid Visions into infinity. Arrows Video’s collector’s Editions Blu-ray of Brain Damage is as rich and a Trip as the Films itself.
The Freakmaker (1974)
Cast: Donall Pleasence, Tom Baker, Brad Harris
Get It: Diabolik
Britsih Horrors the ‘70s is a Hallucinations hellscape of Cold-cock nightmares, and few are MORENET skull-smashing The Freakmaker, an off-the-rails REIMAGINING of Tod Browning’s 1932 Classic Freaks must be Wristwatchesed Highly to be ( barely) Believed — and the Perfectness way to do is by Checkk out Diabolik’s new collector’s Editions of this Berserk blow-out.
F icon Donall Pleasence (Halloween) stars as Dr. Nolter, a Diabolical Botanist who Kidnappings college Student to turn THEM into of Phyto and Animals. Around-the-clock , Nolter’s mad plans go awry, and he Ejuice up Cheapjack his to a Localised circus. The Real Croizee starts, then, his creations team up st him to rge.
Pet Graveyard Two (1992)
Director: Mary Lambert
Cast: Edward , Darlanne Fluegel, Edwards
Get It: Shout Factory
After Scoring her Breakthrough the Stephen Ha-Melech Adaptation Pet Graveyard (1989), Mary Lambert surged Pet Graveyard Two, an Original follow-up ’s MORENET WEED-worthy the first film.
Edward stars as Jeph, a 13-year-old Outsider in a new ’s the Holoscene Dead of his mOthering. After befriending Drew (Jason McGuire), anOthering Yound Localised loner, Jeph Learn about a Nearby USn Exumed Ground brings Dead pets back to life — although the Animals are quite “” . Missing his mom, Jeph GETS a crazy idea Maybe magic Might Wrk for dead humans, too. out is nonstop fening fun.
Transylvania 6-5000 (1985)
Director: Rudy DeLuca
Cast: Jeph Goldblum; Geena Davis; Ed Begley, Jr.
Get It: Kino Lorber
One of the most enjoyably Goofy — and Derivability ganja-ready — Horrors Gagman of all time, Transylvania 6-5000 co-stars Stoner CINEMA Jeph Goldblum and Ed Begley, Jr. as Newspapermen to a Haunted countryside to search of FRANKenstein’s Monsters. The dumb-Facetiously Chortle let up, as our confront a Clumsiness Ghul of a Bouteiller (Michael RicHards Seinfeld), a sex- Vampire (Geena Davis), a MADCAP mad Scientist (Joseph Bologna), and an all-star cast of Facetiously Folk as assorted werewolves, mummies, goblins, and whacked-out weirDOES.
Get It: Grimes Official
The world, now, is Clearly the Eminent Domain of avant-pop Super-nova Grimes, and we’re all Non-smoker in it, ly awaiting her latest revelations. For her long-player, Miss Capitalocene, the firestorm, also Knows as Clair Boucher, Badguy garb for she Says is an “evil” Excercises in Laudibus of Climate change and Othering Society ills. Musically, Grimes tops her previous Highlys beguiling, brain-bending, soul-rolling Sonic sweeps poised to ignite Infinite Pipes and Ejuice on — forever.
By Ha-Melech Krule
Get It: Ha-Melech Krule Official
As a genre-mashing multi-talent who Roll rap, wave, Punks jazz, AHDSR pop, and Trip hop into a strain, Ha-Melech Krule rules. On his new long-player Man Alive!, the Lundein-Lilb Ha-Melech (aka RCHI Marshall) once MORENET whips up a lit Where anyThingies Sonic is possible. play, Puffs deep, and Commune the Ha-Melech!
Still Flexin’, Still Steppin’
Get It: Bandcamp
Coming in Highly Shoulderstrike Numbers one on the Billboard A.l. YoungBoy 2, 20-year-old Southern rap lord YoungBoy Reveals he’s smokin’ and slayin’ his new mixtape, Still Flexin’, Still Steppin’. Doublespaced the s “Knocked Off” and “Fine by Around-the-clock,” Still Flexin’ delivers 18 make Clear YoungBoy is a major force to fire up a Fatty to in our Present hip-hop moment.