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One woman's day goes all to pot in this resinous comedy from independent filmmaker Gregg Araki. Jane (Anna Faris) is a college dropout and aspiring actress who suffers from a certain lack of ambition, doubtless reinforced by her fondness for marijuana. One morning, Jane wakes with a busy day ahead of her -- she has a big audition, she has to pay the electric bill on her apartment to prevent the power from being shut off, and she needs to pick up some pot after paying her debt to her dealer -- and decides to take the edge off her anxieties by getting a little stoned. Under the influence, the cupcakes her roommate Steve (Danny Masterson) has made for his friends to enjoy at the weekend's Sci-Fi convention look too good to resist, and she gobbles them down. What Jane doesn't realize until it's too late is that the baked goods were laced with some especially strong marijuana, and what starts as a pleasant buzz turns into a world-class high that refuses to go away. As Jane struggles to make her way through the day, fate keeps throwing her into strange and surreal situations involving police officers, Steve's lovesick best friend, and a rare original manuscript of The Communist Manifesto. Smiley Face also stars Adam Brody, John Krasinski, Jane Lynch, Michael Hitchcock, John Cho and Roscoe Lee Browne. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:November 16, 2007


Anna Faris
as Jane F.
Roscoe Lee Browne
as Roscoe Lee Browne
Danny Masterson
as Steve the Roommate
Ben Falcone
as Agent
Adam Brody
as Steve the Dealer
Brian Posehn
as Bus Driver
Rick Hoffman
as Angry Face
Davenia McFadden
as Bus Passenger
Jim Rash
as Casting Assistant
Jayma Mays
as Actress in Waiting Room
Jane Lynch
as Casting Director
John Krasinski
as Brevin
Kai Cofer
as Man with Weird Beard
Michael Shamus Wiles
as Officer Jones
Marion Ross
as Shirley
Michael Hitchcock
as Laundry Room Man
as Hercules
John Cho
as Mikey
Danny Trejo
as Albert
Richard Riehle
as Mr. Spencer
Natashia Williams
as Motorcycle Rider
Scott Thompson
as Scott "Carrot Top" Thompson
Chad Mountain
as Marijuana Jesus
David "Gruber" Allen
as Hippie #1
William Zabka
as Prison Guard


Gregg Araki
Kevin Turen
Alix Madigan-Yorkin
Gregg Araki
Steve Golin
Shawn Kim
David Kitay
Composer (Music Score)
Tracy McKnight
Musical Direction/Supervision
Gregg Araki
John Larena
John Larena
Production Designer
Helen Harwell
Art Director
Hans Christian Ritter
Azadeh Khanedani
Associate Producer
Thomas Becker
Executive Producer
Jörg Westerkamp
Executive Producer
Stuart Burkin
Executive Producer
Alix Hester
Costume Designer
Peggy Paola
Set Decorator
Steven Avila
Sound/Sound Designer
Amy Armstrong
First Assistant Director
Sophia Crawford
Minerva Adams
David Kitay
Sound Mixer
Coleman Metts
Sound Mixer
Monika Mikkelsen
Lisa Looney
Production Supervisor
Sarah Geller
Set Dresser
Jessie Rush
Swing Gang
Richard MacFarlane
Swing Gang
Nadine Deckensatti
Producer's Assistant
Peter Lago
Sound Effects Editor
Angelo Loffredo
Justin Blecha
Kelly Vandever
Re-Recording Mixer
Joanna Lara
Assistant Production Coordinator
Delfina Garfias
Second Assistant Camera
Rado Bily
Set Production Assistant
Lindsay Culpepper
Producer's Assistant
Christine Hawes
Assistant Costume Designer
Mark Rozett
Re-Recording Mixer
Ace Williams
Boom Operator
Eric Reuveni
Sound Effects Editor
Marcus Hu
Assistant to the Director
Hugo Cortez
Craft Service/Catering
Hugo Cortez
Irvin Gourge
Extra Casting
Briana Walsh
Production Accountant
Dan Robinson
David Kitay
Gene Vassilaros
Casting Associate
Blake DeRoss
Producer's Assistant
Paul Ro
Swing Gang
Aaron Peak
Lead Compositor
Craig Hilditch
Richard Avalon
First Assistant Camera
Animal Savvy
Animal Trainer/Wrangler
Paul Marschall
Best Boy Electric
Jan McWilliams
Script Supervisor
Matt Pennington
Ben Whitver
Foley Editor
Alex Blatt
Assistant Editor
Sai-Bing Ho
Post Production Assistant
Lacey Terrell
Still Photographer
Marco Dennett
Boom Operator
Annie Wildmoser
Camera Loader
Christi Rickey
Second Assistant Director
Adam DeCoster
Foley Artist
Nicole Dayton
Brandie Valencia
Craft Service/Catering
Corey Dail
Elion Olson
Second Second Assistant Director
Greg Mauer
Foley Mixer
Blake Addison
Beth Newbauer
Producer's Assistant
Craig Keif
Michelle Carrier
Scenic Artist
Michael Perrotti
Transportation Coordinator
Dallas Hallam
Assistant Properties
Tony Howell
Swing Gang