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[India] NGO objects to Bollywood song for trivialising tobacco laws

A NGO has raised objection to a song of Bollywood film 'Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola' for purposefully trivialising the impact of laws regulating display of tobacco usage in film scenes, and asked the Health Ministry and the film-maker to remove it.
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jan 18, 2013 15:00

Tobacco-Addicted Bulgarians Ready to Unite in Party

Bulgarians, who are firmly against the ban on smoking in all enclosed public spaces, enforced as of June 1 last year, are bracing up to form a party to defend their rights. The initiative has been spearheaded by popular movie stars Andrey Slabakov and D (bg)
added Jan 18, 2013 13:51

[India] CHAUDHRY: Smoking in movies: Beware, beware, no one cares

we ought to consider the gross-out solution embraced by Australia ... all you’d need to do to discourage filmmakers is to make a new rule: show the cigarette, show the packaging. Our stars will be scrambling to have those cigarettes written right out of t (in)
added Jan 17, 2013 08:33

[India] Supreme Court to examine validity of rules to regulate smoking on screen

The Supreme Court agreed to examine the validity of the Centre's statutory rules for regulating the smoking scenes in films and making it mandatory to show anti-tobacco messages in the beginning and middle of a movie.
Times of India
added Jan 17, 2013 07:38

[India] HC Refuses to Hear Mahesh Bhatt on Anti-Tobacco Laws

The Delhi High Court today refused to hear film-maker Mahesh Bhatt's petition against a health ministry notification making it mandatory to show anti-tobacco messages in the beginning and middle of a film, saying that the apex court has already been seiz
Outlook India Magazine (in)
added Jan 15, 2013 15:05

[New York] Staying clean and green! Leonardo DiCaprio lights up an electronic cigarette to get his nicotine fix on film set

The actor – who is filming The Wolf of Wall Street – could be seen with the nifty device in his hand as he sat inside an eatery in East Harlem, New York.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 14, 2013 11:31

Here Is What Happens When You Cast Lindsay Lohan in Your Movie

“Lindsay, you held the cigarette up in the last take, now you have it down. Let’s do it again.” Lohan sighed. Now that shooting had begun, she had the power.
New York Times
added Jan 13, 2013 18:12

Russian Lawmakers Propose Additions to Anti-Smoking Bill

Russian lawmakers proposed additions to anti-smoking bill, in particular to ban the so-called smoking rooms at work places and prohibit showing cigarettes on television and in films, Izvestia daily reported on Friday.
RIA Novosti (Russian Information Agency) (ru)
added Jan 11, 2013 13:29

Vintage Video: John Waters Puffs His Way Through Movie Theater Anti-Smoking PSA

"How can anyone sit through the length of a film, especially a European film, and not have a cigarette?" asks an incredulous Waters as he calmly inhales and exhales off his smoldering cig. "For years [the anti-smoking PSA] was only available as an extra
LAist (blog)
added Jan 7, 2013 15:55

Ryan Gosling 'Gangster Squad' role smoking hot

Ryan Gosling's got a sure-fire method for quitting cigarettes: Play a chain-smoking cop in a movie set in Los Angeles, circa 1949. "I quit smoking after that film because I smoked myself out," says a nicotine-free Gosling, who was nevertheless presented
London (Ontario) Free Press (ca)
added Jan 4, 2013 13:08
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