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Le CiNéMa Club Presents Its Movie of the Week. What?

The 1926 “A Story of Tobacco,” directed by Noburo Ofuji (whose memorial museum is the subject of part of the website), is a fantastical fable that mixes live action and animation in a fashion not dissimilar to what the American animator Max Fleischer wa
New York Times
added Jul 21, 2017 04:53
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Review: ‘The Midwife’ Is Unflappable, Until the Past Blows In

Béatrice reaches out to Claire for the standard-issue movie melodrama reason: She’s gravely ill (with a brain tumor) and is afraid of dying alone. Yet she won’t alter her behavior, which includes a lot of smoking and drinking
New York Times
added Jul 21, 2017 04:50
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Should Movies Showing People Smoking Be Rated-R?

Gildemeister, head of research operations for the Parents Television Council... said that although it's "laudable" that people and filmmakers are concerned about the negative influence that tobacco use in movies has on children, it seems as though there i
Christian Post
added Jul 20, 2017 16:50
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PORTER: A dirty little secret: Cig companies pay to place their products in movies

She’d read a script and look for moments when, say, a character would...to see how much they’d pay... It works that way with Mountain Dew, Apple laptops, Corvettes, and Marlboros or Pall Malls. The Times’ story notes “the increase was especially large am
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Jul 21, 2017 16:00
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Hollywood Images: Is Tobacco Use Back In The Picture?

“Unless the film industry acts to keep smoking out of youth-rated movies, millions more will be influenced to smoke, resulting in tobacco-induced cancers, heart and lung disease, or stroke,” said Dr. Fernando Stein, president of the American Academy of P
WABE 90.1 FM - Public Broadcasting Atlanta
added Jul 21, 2017 15:54
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Why Smoking in Films Harms Children

“Keeping smoking onscreen is like putting arsenic in the popcorn,” Dr. Glantz said. The new study “shows they’ve taken half of the arsenic out,” he said. “Now they need to take the rest out.”
New York Times
added Jul 17, 2017 13:56
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7 Facts About Nicotine Free Herbal Cigarettes

popular because they promote a “healthier” alternative to regular cigarettes, and they come in many appealing flavors such as vanilla, cherry, etc.... One should be aware that just because they’re nicotine free doesn’t mean they are healthy...you should a
Insider Monkey
added Jul 21, 2017 17:50
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A new CDC report could reignite the debate over Hollywood's influence on teen tobacco use

Shifts in the way we consume tobacco are keeping the habit alive onscreen and raising concerns over public health — especially for teens The CDC cast a wide net for how it defines tobacco use in its July 7 report, counting any incidents that feature ciga
Vox Media
added Jul 14, 2017 03:40
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Tobacco Gets More Screen Time in Blockbuster Movies, Study Shows

The increase was especially large among top-grossing movies with R ratings, which saw a 90 percent rise in tobacco-use imagery, though researchers noted with special concern that movies rated PG-13 also saw a sizable increase: 43 percent. That, they said
New York Times
added Jul 11, 2017 17:08
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Tobacco use jumps 80% in top-grossing movies

The data from the new report were taken from Thumbs Up! Thumbs Down!, a project of the nonprofit Breathe California of Sacramento-Emigrant Trails. Since 1991, the organization has collected data on tobacco use by counting the number of times a tobacco pr
CNN
added Jul 10, 2017 16:01
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