Smoke and Mirrors: A History of Denial (1998)

Smoke and Mirrors: A History of Denial
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 14mins.
Genres Documentary
Keywords educational
Status Released
US Release Date
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A history of the marketing of tobacco and tobacco companies continued denials of the products health risks to consumers.