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At the end of day, no smoking [in an upcoming NBC series] doesn't seem like that big a deal.
Survey finds "little progress" in implementing a 2011 order limiting smoking in films and TV programs.
   IBNlive (India)
A romantic movie...subtly drives home tobacco harms and makes a public commitment against onscreen smoking.
   The Takeaway (PRI)
Stan Glantz: Movies are the major place that kids get pro-tobacco media exposure.
   Los Angeles Times
Report: Too many youth-rated films contain harmful images of tobacco use.
   The Philadelphia Inquirer
Seven states spend more subsidizing movies that promote smoking to kids than they spend to fight smoking.
   Think Africa Press
Tobacco companies advertise heavily in youth-friendly magazines, movies and social media in developing countries.
   Huffington Post
National health groups: We call on Netflix and others in entertainment to minimize the mythology around smoking.
   Omaha World-Herald
Eliminating smoking in PG-13 movies would...lower adolescent smoking by as much as 20 percent.
   The Lead (CNN)
Report says that young people are being exposed to 14.9 billion tobacco impressions in youth-rated films.
   CBS This Morning
Four US senators fired off angry letters to NBC and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
   The Independent (UK)
Smoking on screen is sexy again, but even fake cigarettes have side effects for the actors.
   Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Children see celebrities using this product on prime-time television, and at least one cartoon character touts its use.
   The Wall Street Journal
When the company returned her script with no changes, Ms. Marcel said she was speechless.
   Los Angeles Times
Violence is glamorized by pairing it with sex, alcohol and smoking in PG-13 and R-rated films.
   The New York Times
Mr. Allen was unwilling to follow the local guidelines for showing people smoking on film.
   The Times of India
Three recent Indian films run up against new standards on screen and in film posters.
   The Wall Street Journal
India’s rules have been in place since 2005 as part of a government effort to curb smoking.
   Press Information Bureau, Government of India
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She smoked constantly throughout the project.
   Los Angeles Times
Lawmakers should “align public film subsidies with public health evidence and goals.”
   The Telegraph
Stubbing out smoking in films aimed at teenagers could help slash youth uptake by up to 18 per cent.
   The Atlantic Monthly
If smoking in a movie meant an R rating, it could reduce adolescent tobacco use by almost twenty percent.
   The New York Times
When a character smokes, is that effectively an advertisement for smoking?
If smoking automatically earned an R rating, the number of youngsters who try cigarettes would drop by 18%.
The film industry has known about the relationship between smoking in movies and kid smoking for years.
PG-13 films account for nearly two-thirds of the smoking scenes adolescents see on the big screen.
   China Daily
Among 40 movies produced in China last year, 28 had smoking scenes.
It is about time to consider such films as indirect tobacco advertising and promotion vehicles.
   Toronto Star
Wouldn’t society be better off if we directed more energy to reducing mindless violence in movies?