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04/20/2013 01:10 pm ET

Best 4/20 Movies: 13 Favorite Stoners In Film

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Marijuana enthusiasts across the country celebrate their love for the drug each year on April 20th, or 4/20.

Weed's long history with 4/20 is a complicated one, full of legends and rumors. While many believe that the day became a celebration of pot smoking because the police code for marijuana was allegedly 420, the number's association with the drug was actually a result of a group of friends' afternoon smoking habits in the 1970s. Click here for a full history on 4/20's marijuana ties.

Whether or not you choose to participate in the day's recreational offerings, film buffs can mark the day with a viewing of any variety of stoner films. From Harold & Kumar in their namesake film, to Smokey in "Friday," stoners have long been celebrated in movies. Click through below for 13 favorite stoners in film.

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