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Notorious  
Release Date:
1/16/2009
Studio:
Fox Searchlight
Rating:
R
Length:
100
Overall Score:
3.00
Reviewers' Comments:
Biggie and his entourage are notorious for smoking cigarettes and cigars but the specific brand used in this film was like an ad for the tobacco industry. JS
Director:
Tillman Jr., George
Producer(s):
Barrow, Wayne     Bates, Edward     Hofmann, Trish     Pitts, Mark
Writer(s):
Bythewood, Reggie Rock
Coker, Cheo Hodari

Editor:
Westervelt, Dirk
Prop Master:
Ladson, Kevin
Smoking Incidents:
50+
Where:
Home   Workplace        
Outdoors:
streets
Other:
concert venues
Who Around:
Non-smoking Adult    
Where On The Set:
 
Brand Shown 1:
Newport
Used by:
Jeffries, Marc John
No. of Times:
2
How Depicted:
Cigarette Pack/Tobacco Container
Brand Shown 2:
Used by:
No. of Times:
How Depicted:
Lead:         Credited Non-star:         Extra:
Actor Star Power Tobacco Type Age Ethnicity Gender Role
Woodward, Jamal Star Cigar/Cigarette 20-30 African American Male
Jeffries, Marc John Credited Non-Star Cigarette 20-30 African American Male
Mackie, Anthony Credited Non-Star Cigarette 20-30 African American Male
Non IMDb Extra Cigarette 20-30 African American Male
Non IMDb Extra Cigarette 20-30 African American Female
Non IMDb Extra Cigarette 20-30 African American Male
Anti-Tobacco Message 1:



Anti-Tobacco Message 2:
Sexy: Sexy: Celebration: B Wealth/Power: B Cool: A/B
Independent/Unique: Rebellion: Tension/Stress: Relaxation: A/B Habit/Addiction:
Bad Guy: Loser: Other: Neutral:  
Other Comments:
There isn't a way to clarify if all characters smoked in real life, particularly the extras that smoked and the brand depiction put this film over the top
Overall:
Pro
Extent:
6
Overall:
6
Perceived:
6
Where People Smoke:
3
Special Circumstances:
Specific Brand Depiction

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