I asked why? And my mother told me that many of those who watched the movies wanted to dress and act just like the movie stars. The stars were their idols.
Today movies come right in our homes through the TV, and we need to be selective as to what we watch.
Over time, there have been many changes in this world, and some things that once were called sin, are now accepted as okay. Other life styles once considered sinful are now termed politically correct. Many movies and TV series portray sniffing