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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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[Canada] Vancouver students call out movies promoting smoking in #NotSmokingHot campaign

Just a few days before the 89th Academy Awards are handed out in Los Angeles, a group of students at David Thompson Secondary in Vancouver is calling out films and directors that, they say, are glamourizing smoking to young people. Grade 10 student Alish
GlobalTV (ca)
added Feb 23, 2017 13:34
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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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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?”
Facebook
added Jul 5, 2013 11:39
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Uncle Sam to Start Tracking Tobacco Use in Movies Aimed at Kids

Authorities at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's Office on Smoking and Health said that voluntary efforts by movie studios to reduce tobacco use in youth-rated movies have been unimpressive. Data on tobacco use in movies will be added to re
TakePart.com
added Nov 10, 2012 21:46
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[North Carolina] Documentary series kicks off with 'Tobacco Money Feeds My Family'

The Gaston County Public Library is both pleased and honored to debut its five-part Southern Docs series on Tuesday Oct. 2 . . . . the film sensitively chronicles the numerous joys — and heartbreaks — of a people whose love of family, God, and community
Gaston (NC) Gazette
added Oct 8, 2012 04:08
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