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Hackademy Awards Give Thumbs Up! For ‘The Fault in Our Stars,’ Thumbs Down! For Latest ‘X-Men’ Movie

Reviewers analyzed 128 movies during 2014 for portrayals, if any, of tobacco use. About half were PG and PG-13 movies. And some, such as Thumbs Up! Winner “The Fault in Our Stars,” accurately depicted tobacco use as a deadly health threat. Reviewers fou
Business Wire
added Feb 22, 2015 15:56
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[Canada, USA] VIDEO: E-Cigarettes Get Their Shot in Hollywood

Paid product placement in films has been off limits for tobacco companies for the past 16 years. But now e-cigarette companies like the Canada-based SmokeStik are buying screen time in films like the upcoming Cymbeline starring Milla Jovovich.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 15, 2014 13:40
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[India] MEHROTRA: A pointless smokescreen: The government is on a slippery slope with ham-handed attempts at censorship

Woody Allen has refused to screen his film with disclaimers ... Blue Jasmine has only two slight scenes which feature cigarettes in them. It's not a film that condones smoking ... The government is in desperate need of clarity on these related issues. The
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 19, 2013 23:14
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[Canada] Video: Canadian teens lured into smoking through movies

The tobacco industry appears to be targeting young people though movies. Joey Slattery has more
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Sep 29, 2014 06:18
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[New York] Staying clean and green! Leonardo DiCaprio lights up an electronic cigarette to get his nicotine fix on film set

The actor – who is filming The Wolf of Wall Street – could be seen with the nifty device in his hand as he sat inside an eatery in East Harlem, New York.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 14, 2013 11:31
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Behind this Battle of the Sexes, a Philip Morris brand

displays or mentions the Virginia Slims brand thirteen times, among its eighty tobacco incidents....delivered more than 100 million tobacco impressions...Philip Morris (now Altria) and Fox (formerly News Corp.) have many corporate connections: • Fox's C
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 31, 2017 18:14
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VIDEO: MERCHANTS OF DOUBT - IN THEATERS MARCH 6TH

What do Asbestos, Tobacco and Global Warming have in common? See the connection in this film clip... a secretive group of highly charismatic, silver-tongued pundits-for-hire who present themselves in the media as scientific authorities – yet have the cont
TakePart.com
added Feb 9, 2015 14:33
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Did limits on payments for tobacco placements in US movies affect how movies are made? [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions This study's correlational data suggest that restricting payments for tobacco product placement coincided with profound changes in the duration of smoking depictions in movies.
Tobacco Control
added Jan 29, 2016 02:57
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[Canada] U of T public health researchers says it’s time to butt out smoking in movies

The report examines the extent of exposure to movies with tobacco imagery among Ontario youth. The research team, led by Robert Schwartz, Executive Director of OTRU, examined the number of incidents of on-screen smoking in movies released from 2004 to 20
University of Toronto
added Jun 24, 2014 12:51
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[California] SMOKE SCREEN Big Vape is copying Big Tobacco’s playbook

E-cigarette manufacturer NJOY and importer Smoking Everywhere have hired the same firms that previously helped the tobacco industry evade regulation... THE ATTACKS ON SONEJI ARE SIMILAR TO THOSE LOBBED AT ANY INDIVIDUAL WHO SPEAKS OUT ABOUT THE POSSIBLE H
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Nov 16, 2017 15:54
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