News | 2009

2009

Teens protest smoking in youth movies

Katie Gibas | YNN (28 Mar 2009)
Reality Check members want movies that show or imply smoking to be rated 'R.' Read more...

Films with smoking need R-rating, protesters say

Francesca Jarosz | The Indianapolis Star (26 Mar 2009)
Teens donned masks and hoisted signs outside a movie theater in downtown Indianapolis. Read more...

Anti-tobacco campaign must focus on film studios, not stars: US expert

Kounteya Sinha | The Times of India (18 Mar 2009)
Health Ministry should step up pressure on the Bollywood's biggest film studios. Read more...

Oscar targets ‘Hackademy Awards’ in trademark action

| Breathe California (18 Feb 2009)
Academy seeks ban on use of parody award name for raising tobacco awareness. Read more...

Smoking in the movies

For your information: Movies with smoking cause kids to smoke. Read more...