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[India, USA] CHAPMAN: Why smoking shouldn’t give movies an automatic R rating

There are many overtly and subtly negative treatments of smoking in movies and television that are probably contributing to the decay of smoking’s former status. This compilation from the globally massively popular Friends TV series is illustrative.
The Conversation (au)
added Aug 25, 2014 18:12
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Azerbaijan celebrates World No Tobacco day

Azerbaijan celebrates World No Tobacco day 04-07-2014 On 31 May 2014, the second "No Smoking Film Festival" was launched in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. There were many prominent people that participated in the event - the Ministry of Health, the mem
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 4, 2014 11:02
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New Study Estimates That Eighteen Percent Of Youth Smokers Would Never Have Started If Smoking Was Eliminated From PG-13 Movies

Legacy, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Heart Association, American Lung Association and more have strongly urged the movie industry to respond to this public health crisis by assigning an R rating to all movies with smoking.
PR Newswire
added Jul 10, 2012 14:44
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Review: In ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home,’ Chasing Grandpa’s Stories Down a Rabbit Hole

Miss Peregrine (a delightful Eva Green), welcomes him to 1943 with mad eyes and a Sherlock-sized pipe that she likes to clench between her pretty teeth...rated PG-13 (Parents strongly cautioned).
New York Times
added Oct 7, 2016 23:05
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[Canada] GLANTZ: Fantastic short video on science behind Smoke Free Movies

Dr. Robert Schwartz from Ontario Canada has prepared a wonderful short video explaining how we can be so certain that smoking in movies causes kids to smoke and why the R rating (18A in Canada) will save lives and money.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 3, 2016 17:58
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[California] Tobacco Opponent Takes on Movie Industry

- Saying 1 million young lives are at stake, a Bay Area activist filed a class action against six major movie studios and the Motion Picture Association of America to try to stop children from being exposed to tobacco products in movies. First Amendm
Courthouse News
added Feb 29, 2016 17:02
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[Italy] VIDEO: The Sea Purple

twenty-five year old Angela finds herself in love with Sara and she decides to ride out the scandal of her homosexuality by disguising herself as a man....Angela turns into Angelo, sporting a cap and a cigar and giving the appearance of a picture perfect
New York Times
added Jan 6, 2016 14:21
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TORRES: Top 6 Similarities Between the Tobacco and Pharmaceutical Industries

Besides the fact that both have used medical doctors to push their products, here are 5 other examples of similarities between the pharmaceutical and tobacco industries.
Wake Up World (au)
added Jun 10, 2014 10:31
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[Asia, Sri Lanka] PERERA: How cigarette advertisements weaken resolve against smoking

Topics discussed at the workshop included, the tobacco industry interference, Article 5.3 Guidelines and measures to counter tobacco industry interferences, assessing existing measures and gaps to counter such interferences in the country and monitoring
The Nation (lk)
added Sep 17, 2013 23:49
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LETTERS: Smoking in children’s films—covert tobacco advertising causing smoking uptake or much ado about nothing? / Is censorship of films a useful solution to the problem of covert tobacco advertising? (PDF)

Response to Paynter and Chapman’s letter, “Is censorship of films a useful solution to the problem of covert tobacco advertising?”
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added Jul 5, 2013 11:39
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