Research | Film content

2002

Gidwani PP, Sobol A, DeJong W, Perrin JM, Gortmaker SL. Television viewing and initiation of smoking among youth. Pediatrics. 2002;110(3):505-508. doi:10.1542/peds.110.3.505. 1 September 2002.
Dalton MA, Tickle JJ, et. al. The incidence and context of tobacco use in popular movies from 1988 to 1997. Preventive Medicine. 2002;34:516-523. doi:10.1006/pmed.2002.1013. 1 May 2002.
Sargent JD, Dalton MA, Beach ML, Mott LA, Tickle JJ, Ahrens MB, Heatherton TF. Viewing tobacco use in movies: Does it shape attitudes that mediate adolescent smoking?. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2002;22(3):137-45. doi:10.1016/S0749-3797(01)00434-2. 1 April 2002.
Mekemson C, Glantz SA. How the tobacco industry built its relationship with Hollywood. Tobacco Control. 2002;11(Suppl 1):i81-i91. doi:10.1136/tc.11.suppl_1.i81. 1 March 2002.

2001

Williams K, Glantz SA. Smoking in movies in 2000 exceeded rates in the 1960s. Tobacco Control. 2001;10(4):397–398. doi:10.1136/tc.10.4.397b. 1 December 2001.
Dixon HG, Hill DJ, Borland R, Paxton SJ. Public reaction to the portrayal of the tobacco industry in the film 'The Insider'. Tobacco Control. 2001;110(3):505-508. doi:10.1136/tc.10.3.285. 1 September 2001.
Tickle JJ, Sargent JD, Dalton MA, Beach ML, Heatherton TF. Favourite movie stars, their tobacco use in contemporary films, and its association with adolescent smoking. Tobacco Control. 2001;10(1):16–22. doi:10.1136/tc.10.1.16. 1 March 2001.
Sargent J, Tickle J, Beach ML, Dalton MA, Ahrens MB, Heatherton TF. Brand appearances in contemporary cinema films and contribution to global marketing of cigarettes. The Lancet. 2001;357(9249:29-32. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(00)03568-6. 6 January 2001.

2000

Hines D, Saris RN, Throckmorton-Belzer L. Cigarette smoking in popular films: Does it increase viewers' likelihood to smoke?. Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 2000;30(11):2246–2269. doi:10.1111/j.1559-1816.2000.tb02435.x. 1 November 2000.
Escamilla G, Cradock AL, Kawachi I. Women and smoking in Hollywood movies: A content analysis. American Journal of Public Health. 2000;90(3):412–414. doi:10.2105/AJPH.90.3.412. 1 March 2000.

1999

Shields DLL, Carol J, Balbach ED, McGee S. Hollywood on tobacco: How the entertainment industry understands tobacco portrayal. Tobacco Control. 1999;8(4):378-86. doi:10.1136/tc.8.4.378. 1 December 1999.