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Influence of Smoking Cues in Movies on Children's Beliefs About Smoking

Short-term exposure to smoking in cartoon and family-oriented movies had little immediate impact on beliefs about smoking in preadolescent children, but a significant cumulative impact on norms cannot be ruled out.
Pediatrics
added Jul 10, 2012 08:49
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as smoking rates decline, hollywood isn’t getting the picture

the majority of 2018 Oscar nominees in major categories — 86 percent — feature tobacco imagery on screen, which has been proven to initiate smoking among youth.... an increase in instances of tobacco imagery over nominees in previous years. Over the past
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 3, 2018 18:46
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[New York] Anti-tobacco youth group targets Hollywood

Reality Check's International Week of Action kicks off Monday, in advance of the 86th Academy Awards on March 2, as the organization bestows its annual "Fame" and "Shame" awards. This year's Fame Award recipients are: Walt Disney Studios - for providin
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Feb 23, 2014 15:36
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Surgeon General's Report at 50: "Blowing Smoke" film released

Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General’s Report ... chronicles what Blum calls “the fear, foot-dragging, and squandering of funds on the part of public health agencies, universities, and organized medicine alike in ending the smoking pandem
Center for the Study of Tobacco and Society (University of Alabama)
added Feb 7, 2014 14:07
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BROWN: Hollywood's Smoky Images Send Wrong Message About Lighting Up | Nancy Brown

Hollywood's continued glamorization of smoking. Every time a star lights a cigarette, a negative message is sparked. That is the subject of the rest of this column, penned by leaders of Legacy ... "House of Cards," a Netflix-original show and the epitome
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 14, 2014 12:45
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[New Zealand] Hobbit 'promotes smoking' to children, says expert

One of the world's leading anti-smoking researchers and campaigners has accused the New Zealand Government of hypocrisy and sabotaging its own efforts to eliminate tobacco use by 2025. ... "The Government shouldn't be spending any taxpayer money on movi
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Apr 11, 2013 15:31
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Major brands practice 'willful ignorance' over child slaves - filmmaker

“Invisible hands” depicts children working in modern slavery...tobacco farms in the United States...Tandon said the average age of child labourers she spoke to while making the film was 12, but the youngest was a girl of four or five working on a tobacco
Reuters
added Nov 26, 2018 09:20
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GLANTZ: E-cigs drop off Hollywood's A-list

The good news? All the major studios have kept e-cigs out of their kid-rated movies since 2011. Not so good? E-cigs are showing up in movies marketed to young adults, potentially crossing over to teen audiences on video.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 4, 2016 19:40
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'Rush' only hints at race-car driver James Hunt's exploits

he passed away from a heart attack in 1993 at age 45 ... At a 1979 Grand Prix, a sauced Hunt threw up on the shoes of sponsor Phillip Morris’ president.
New York Post
added Nov 1, 2013 15:05
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Emma Watson leaves no sin behind as she totes a pistol and smokes a rolled-up cigarette in new stills for The Bling Ring

In the new stills, Emma is seen doing everything from casually holding a shotgun in her hand, picking through a jewellery box, dancing seductively in a smoky club, rolling a cigarette in bed and eventually landing in court.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 7, 2013 10:04
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