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Be Kind Rewind  
Release Date:
2/22/2008
Studio:
New Line
Rating:
PG-13
Length:
Overall Score:
2.71
Reviewers' Comments:
Be Kind Rewind should have rewound some incidents of tobacco use, but because of the historical reference, the movie received a pink lung award. RA
Director:
Gondry, Michel
Producer(s):
Bermann, Georges     Fong, Julie        
Writer(s):
Gondry, Michel


Editor:
Buchanan, Jeff
Prop Master:
Fisher, Daniel
Smoking Incidents:
10 - 29
Where:
Bar/Nightclub          
Outdoors:
on mural, in photo hanging in video store
Other:
on stage actual footage
Who Around:
Non-smoking Adult    
Where On The Set:
 
Brand Shown 1:
Used by:
No. of Times:
How Depicted:
Brand Shown 2:
Used by:
No. of Times:
How Depicted:
Lead:         Credited Non-star:         Extra:
Actor Star Power Tobacco Type Age Ethnicity Gender Role
Def, Mos Star Cigar 20-30 African American Male
Black, Jack Star Cigar 30+ Caucasian Male
Waller, Fats Extra Cigar/Cigarette 30+ African American Male
Anti-Tobacco Message 1:



Anti-Tobacco Message 2:
Sexy: Sexy: Celebration: Wealth/Power: Cool: B
Independent/Unique: Rebellion: Tension/Stress: Relaxation: Habit/Addiction: A/B
Bad Guy: Loser: Other: A/B: historical accuracy Neutral:  
Other Comments:
Historical accuracy in depciting Fats Waller
Overall:
Pro
Extent:
4
Overall:
6
Perceived:
6
Where People Smoke:
3
Special Circumstances:
Realistic tobacco use portrayal

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