Heady Entertainment: "Lords of Chaos," 2 Dope Queens, and HEALTH
It’s a major weekend at the multiplex, so sneak your marijuana in however works best and ease back for eclectic big-screen selections, including "The Lego Movie" sequel and black metal epic "Lords of Chaos."
Published on February 8, 2019

Welcome back to Heady Entertainment, MERRY JANE's weekly guide to just-released movies, books, and music — all fresh, dank, and THC-friendly. In specific, we choose our picks based on how they can enhance your combined consumption of cannabis and entertainment.

It’s a major weekend at the multiplex, so sneak your marijuana in however works best (our tip: sprinkle pot gummies in your popcorn) and ease back for eclectic big-screen selections that include the frantic fun of Lego Movie 2, the fact-based black metal crime saga Lords of Chaos, a pint-sized scare-monger in The Prodigy, and the psychic knee-slapping comedy of What Men Want

On smaller screens, stoner options also ride high with the first of four new HBO specials from 2 Dope Queens and animated adolescent angst on Netflix with Big Mouth: My Furry Valentine. The 1980 Kurt Russell comedy Used Cars comes out in special edition Blu-ray perfect for snorting whatever you need to off of in order to keep pace with the movie’s speed-freak comedic energy. Music drops this week are lit large by the likes of Panda Bear, Q Da Fool, Cass McCombs, and HEALTH. 

So let’s get straight — but not “straight” — to this week’s fresh-rolled recommendations.

In Theaters

Mike McPadden
Mike McPadden is the author of "Heavy Metal Movies" and the upcoming "Last American Virgins." He writes about movies, music, and crime in Chicago. Twitter @mcbeardo
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