Research | Film content


Worth KA, Tanski SEE, Sargent JD. First look report 16: Trends in top box office movie tobacco use 1996-2004. American Legacy Foundation. Washington, DC. 1 July 2006.
LeGresley E, Muggli M, Hurt R. Movie moguls: British American Tobacco's covert strategy to promote cigarettes in Eastern Europe. European Journal of Public Health. 2006;16(5): 505-508. doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckl041. 6 April 2006.
Tickle JJ, Hull JG, Sargent JD, Dalton MA, Heatherton TF. A structural equation model of social influences and exposure to media smoking on adolescent smoking. Basic and Applied Social Psychology. 2006;28(2):117-129. doi:10.1207/s15324834basp2802_2. 1 April 2006.
Gunther AC, Bolt D, Borzekowski DLG, Liebhart JL, Dillard JP. Presumed influence on peer norms: How mass media indirectly affect adolescent smoking. Journal of Communication. 2006;56(1):52-68. doi:10.1111/j.1460-2466.2006.00002.x. 10 March 2006.
Charlesworth A, Glantz SA. Tobacco and the movie industry. Clinics in Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2006;5(1)73-84. doi:10.1016/j.coem.2005.10.009. 1 February 2006.
Goswami H, Kashyap R. Tobacco in movies and impact on youth (India). Burning Brain Society. Chandrigarh, India. 1 January 2006.


Omidvari K, Lessnau K, Kim J, Mercante D, Weinacker A, Mason C. Smoking in contemporary American cinema. Chest. 2005;128(2):746-754. doi:10.1378/chest.128.2.746. 1 August 2005.
Sargent JD. Smoking in movies: Impact on adolescent smoking. Adolescent Medicine Clinics. 2005;16(2):345-370;ix. doi:10.1016/j.admecli.2005.02.003. 1 June 2005.
Adachi-Mejia AM, Dalton MA, Gibson JJ, Beach ML, Titus-Ernstoff LT, Heatherton TF, Sargent JD. Tobacco brand appearances in movies before and after the Master Settlement Agreement. Journal of American Medical Association. 2005;293(19):2341–2342.. doi:10.1001/jama.293.19.2341. 18 May 2005.
Dozier DM, Lauzen MM, Day CA, Payne SM, Tafoya MR. Leaders and elites: Portrayals of smoking in popular films. Tobacco Control. 2005;14:7-9. doi:10.1136/tc.2003.006205. 1 February 2005.


Lambert A, Sargent JD, Glantz SA, Ling PM. How Philip Morris unlocked the Japanese cigarette market: Lessons for global tobacco control. Tobacco Control. 2004;13(4): 379–387. doi:10.1136/tc.2004.008441. 1 December 2004.
Mekemson C, Glik D, Titus K, Myerson A, Shaivits A, Ang A, Mitchell S. Tobacco use in popular movies during the past decade. Tobacco Control. 2004;13(4): 400–402. doi:10.1136/tc.2003.007211. 1 December 2004.
Ryan EL, Hoerrner KL. Let your conscience be your guide: Smoking and drinking in Disney's animated classics. Mass Communication & Society. 2004;7(3):261-278. doi:10.1207/s15327825mcs0703_1. 1 November 2004.