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A Filtered Look at a Tobacco Row

Michael Mann’s project about corporate power, the smoking wars and the ’60 Minutes’ controversy takes some creative liberties to tell its historical tale. PASCAGOULA, Miss. — When actor Russell Crowe, made into a dead ringer for tobacco whistle-blower Jeffrey Wigand, enters the courtroom, think of the air going out of a balloon. Paper airplanes are […]