The Washington Post, 11 May 2016
The Hollywood Reporter, 29 Apr 2016
Truth Initiative, 7 Apr 2016

We must continue to exploit new opportunities to get cigarettes on screen and into the hands of smokers.
— Philip Morris International (1983)
We're pretty sure nobody bought tickets to 'Rango' because they wanted to see a fox or toad with a cigarette.
— The editors of USA Today (2011)
As a truly toxic and addictive product, tobacco has no place in films that are marketed to youth.
— U.N. World Health Organization (2011)
An MPAA policy to give films with smoking an adult (R) rating ... could eliminate youth-rated films as sources of exposure to on-screen tobacco imagery.
— U.S. Surgeon General (2012)
Movies with depictions of any tobacco product use should be given a minimum of an R rating.
— American Academy of Pediatrics (2015)