How the tobacco industry built its relationship with Hollywood.

  title={How the tobacco industry built its relationship with Hollywood.},
  author={C Mekemson and Stanton A. Glantz},
  journal={Tobacco control},
  volume={11 Suppl 1},
OBJECTIVE To describe the development of the relationship between the tobacco industry and the entertainment industry. METHODS Review of previously secret tobacco industry documents available on the internet. RESULTS Both the entertainment and tobacco industries recognised the high value of promotion of tobacco through entertainment media. The 1980s saw undertakings by four tobacco companies, Philip Morris, RJ Reynolds (RJR), American Tobacco Company, and Brown and Williamson to place their… CONTINUE READING

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