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Launch of Revamped UCSF Smoke Free Movies Website Ranks Actors, Directors, Top 10 Movies by Their Use of Tobacco

ranks film producers, directors, writers and actors by their on-screen tobacco footprint...currently lists the five “smokiest” actors, directors, and producers...“Now Showing” feature reveals the tobacco content of the top ten movies in theaters and on D
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 25, 2015 17:17
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The Leonard Lopate Show: The Story of Cancer

“Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,” which tells the comprehensive story of the disease and our quest to understand it, treat it, and cure it. The film mixes history with intimate stories about patients and investigates the latest scientific breakthroug
WNYC Radio
added Mar 24, 2015 12:09
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Doubt over climate science is a product with an industry behind it

sow doubt and discredit science to maintain industry profits was one honed by the tobacco industry... Among the many thousands of documents, is Bad Science: A Resource Book – described in Merchants of Doubt as a “how-to handbook for fact fighters”. Produ
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 7, 2015 18:46
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Adrift in a Disaster Zone / ‘Call for Help’ Documents Young People on a Mission in Haiti

If the point of “Call for Help” is to glorify a handful of off-the-grid heroes, it fails....what we get in “Call for Help” is mostly footage of the five volunteers smoking cigarettes, driving around (using up precious fuel, no doubt) and talking rather th
New York Times
added Feb 5, 2015 18:54
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[Canada] Don't allow smoking in movies for kids, group argues

A group of anti-smoking advocates is calling on the Ontario Film Review Board to change its rating process, so that all movies rated as appropriate for younger viewers will be completely smoke- and tobacco-free. The group is pushing the board to give all
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:15
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[Pennsylvania] Editorial: Nation’s youth getting the message about deadly habit

This is especially impressive considering the pervasiveness of cigarettes in the movies and TV. The fact an increasing number of our nation’s youth grasps the fact that smoking is more deadly than cool, is a positive omen for our country’s physical and
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Nov 24, 2014 02:17
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For James Marsden, a Close Shave (Not the Movie Kind)

headed to Carmine Street for a slice at Joe’s Pizza, puffing on a cigarette along the way. “I don’t normally smoke,” he said. “But I did this movie with Jack Black, a comedy. I smoke in every scene, so it has a lingering effect.”
New York Times
added Oct 7, 2014 11:02
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[UK] E-cigarettes give smoking a Hollywood comeback ($$)

SmokeStik, has also paid for its brand to be displayed during a scene at a convenience store, in a piece of product placement that was banned for traditional cigarettes almost two decades ago. The deal was criticised by public health campaigners, who say
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 22, 2014 10:23
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E-cigarettes buy their way into movies

Ryan Kavanaugh, CEO of the “mini-major” movie studio Relativity, serves on an e-cigarette company’s board and aims to use mainstream films to promote the products. Billionaire Ron Burkle, a major political contributor, is Relativity’s second-largest inves
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 22, 2014 09:38
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Fox News Upset Popeye Isn’t Smoking, Thor Is A Woman, And Wonder Woman Is Wearing Pants 9

What has got Fox & Friends all in a tizzy?... Sony Animation officially released some test footage for an upcoming Popeye movie. It’s not completed footage, but one thing that Fox News immediately noticed was that Popeye was missing his pipe and tattoos.
Comicbook.com
added Sep 21, 2014 22:57
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