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'18 cert for movie smoking'


According to an editorial published in the journal Thorax, in order to cut the numbers of young smokers, films containing scenes of people smoking should be given an 18 certificate.

Professor John Britton, director of the UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies and Rebecca O'Brien, an independent film producer, analyse whether this new study would have public support.

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