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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] MTRCB urged to rate films with smoking scenes

A group of health advocates, composed mainly by cancer survivors, yesterday urged the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) to heed the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) call to rate movies that show people smoking cigarettes.
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:54
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BRIAN VINER: Censoring smoking in films would stub out the most smouldering scenes of all

There's a video on YouTube that purports to show a version of Casablanca, edited to cut out the smoking scenes to avoid having the film re-classified. It cuts from the famous map-of-Africa opening credits straight to 'The End' flashing up.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 4, 2016 19:57
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[France] Sus à la cigarette au cinéma! [Addition to smoking in movies!]

in April 2015, the idea of banning their use on the seventh national art was the subject of a parliamentary debate...80% of French movies contain smoking scenes, while the Evin law prohibits direct or indirect advertising of these products. In 2009, Metro
Le Devoir (ca)
added Feb 3, 2016 01:07
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[UK] ARCHIVE: CHILD: Smoking in films 'should get automatic 18 rating'

Films that depict actors smoking should be handed an automatic 18 certificate, according to research published by the Thorax, a medical journal co-owned by the British Thoracic Society.
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 1, 2016 15:58
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[Asia, India] Despite undergoing treatment to kick nicotine addiction, Ranbir Kapoor back to smoking

Kapoor was recently in news for undertaking some therapeutic non-smoking sessions at the Original FX Mayr Health Center in Austria. This center helps people kick their smoking habits and Ranbir had participated on the insistance of Katrina. The actor who
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Oct 12, 2015 16:54
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Freeheld Movie: Stacie & Laurel meet for the first time in this #Freeheld clip - In theaters 10/2.

Twitter
added Oct 6, 2015 14:43
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[UK] Author of new James Bond novel Trigger Mortis reveals all the sexism was edited out of the famous spy novel because his wife was ‘quite angry about it’

Horowitz, who also writes the ITV series his wife produces, also struggled with Bond's smoking habit. The 60-year-old said: 'I have never had a character smoking in one of my books. To give Bond his 30 a day habit was against my instinct'. Horowitz adde
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 27, 2015 21:11
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Review: ‘Pawn Sacrifice,’ Another Take on the Royal Game

Tobey Maguire stars as Bobby Fischer in "Pawn Sacrifice," about the 1972 chess match with Boris Spassky....rated PG-13 (Parents strongly cautioned) for a hint of sexuality and a smattering of strong language. Oh, and cigarette smoke.
New York Times
added Sep 16, 2015 11:08
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[New York] Justin Liberman’s Tobacco Burn Is Doing the Film Festival Circuit

Tobacco Burn picked up a Best Short Film award at the Kingston (New York) Film Festival...this 17-minute-long narrative film is based on an oral history from the Works Progress Administration’s collection of slave narratives.
Philipstown.info and The Paper (Cold Spring, NY)
added Sep 6, 2015 19:43
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[Argentina] Review: ‘Ardor’ Depicts an Argentine Land Grab and a Quest for Vengeance

Gael García Bernal plays a Man...who emerges from a river to arrive at the subsistence-level tobacco farm that João; his daughter, Vânia; and a handyman are trying to protect from mercenaries sent to steal the land for a lumber company.
New York Times
added Jul 17, 2015 11:22
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