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The Smoking Years 

Re-edited scenes from a 1999 documentary together with older archive footage plus updated information and contemporary experts provide a history of cigarette smoking in Britain.

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Borja Cantera

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Glenn Lewis Glenn Lewis ... Himself - Narrator (voice)
Matthew Hilton Matthew Hilton ... Himself - University of Birmingham (as Prof Matthew Hilton)
Christopher Snowdon Christopher Snowdon ... Himself - Author 'Velvet Glove, Iron Fist'
Simon Chase Simon Chase ... Himself - Cigar Expert
Arthur Halestrap Arthur Halestrap ... Himself - Royal Engineers - Filmed in 1999 (archive footage)
June Brown June Brown ... Herself - Actress - Filmed in 1999 (archive footage)
Penny Tinkler Penny Tinkler ... Herself - Author 'Smoke Signals'
Edward Bernays Edward Bernays ... Himself - Public Relations Executive (archive footage)
Pat Jackson Pat Jackson ... Himself - Public Relations Advisor - Filmed in 2002 (archive footage)
James Leavey James Leavey ... Himself - Tobacco Writer
Barry Cryer Barry Cryer ... Himself - Entertainer
Josephine Barnes Josephine Barnes ... Herself - Former President, British Medical Association - Filmed in 1999 (archive footage)
Ian Laker Ian Laker ... Himself - Cigarette Card Collector
Richard Doll Richard Doll ... Himself - Epidemiologist
Alex Maxwell Alex Maxwell ... Himself - Tobacco Executive (archive footage) (as Sir Alex Maxwell)
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Re-edited scenes from a 1999 documentary together with older archive footage plus updated information and contemporary experts provide a history of cigarette smoking in Britain.

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Release Date:

4 January 2012 (UK) See more »

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