Smoking is bad for health, but that does not mean we can not appreciate the beautiful scenes of cigarette or cigar smoke, a top 10 of the best movies in which cigarettes or cigars are elements that contribute to building characters or moments. Who could ever imagine that Edward R. Murrow in Good Night, and Good Luck making their show without smoke or classic from Grease without Olivia Newton-John with a cigarette in hand?
10. Good Night, and Good Luck
Journalist Edward R. Murrow could not be presented in the film directed by George Clooney without his trademark: Camel cigarettes from which was inseparable. Major topics presented by television pioneer, Murrow could not take out a fire without smoke. This has greatly affected in personally terms of both journalists, and yet they have held opinions and helped the fall of one of the most controversial senators from American history.
A suit of skin, makeup under a different hairstyle and a cigarette. With those ingredients Sandy finally managed to make Danny say “You are the one that I want”. An excellent couple of music in a charming teen that I enjoyed the most. Love, music, funny moments and good performances.
Play It Again Sam! In Casablanca to love is not easy, so you smoke more frequently, occasionally and add some brandy or gin like Humphrey Bogart, palliative complicated love. An exceptional trio of Bogart Bergman-Henreid, complex characters, memorable lines and phases, a story that enter in your soul and a soundtrack that made history. The end, although leave a bitter taste, is honorable, mature thinking combining a sentimental soul who is willing to sacrifice their love for the good of all.
A suit, a shirt easily unfolded, no tie, many cigars, from time to time and some cocaine and beginning to look like Tony Montana. It is one of those films that remain in memory, due to replies that already are famous. Fans of movies that were the subject of drug mafia and everything this world will devour this movie and appreciate the interpretation of actors.
Allen Ginsberg offered for beat generation Howl manifesto. The design must have been surrounded by much smoke as James Franco reveals in biographical drama Howl. Two years later, the poem itself, the writer and editor who had the audacity to publish were tried on charges of obscenity, in a unique process that bisected public opinion in the United States of America.
5. That ’70s Show
The famous circle of friendship in which Michael, Jackie, Eric, Steve, Donna and Fez are caught by the effect of marijuana to tell the strange, funny and honest things and the cigars version. Even without being fully “smoked”, the characters retain their humor and sarcasm.
4. The Darjeeling Limited
The meeting of love can come in unusual ways, even when sitting at a cigarette during a train journey and especially if you go with “The Darjeeling Limited”. Anderson’s film is actually a spiritual journey of finding the three brothers who, though not admittedly seek the impulse to maturity, both individual and family. Are members of broken families with deceased father and mother, a post-hippie nun disappeared somewhere in the middle of India.
3. The Tourist
One smoke was enough for Frank and Elise to starts an affair with mysteries in Italy, in “The Tourist”. Johnny Depp change things up and left tobacco for electronic cigarette with which to attract attention to his controversial partner played by Angelina Jolie.
2. Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Can you be with a woman addicted of nicotine with jealousy issues? The character of Penelope Cruz from Vicky Cristina Barcelona as Woody Allen imagined, can. Maria Elena is a sexy woman, volcanic, jealous, passionate smoker that expresses her feelings and clouds of smoke from the one who became her husband and in reality, Javier Bardem.
1. Bridget Jones’s Diary
When do you better talk about men and what men want than at a cigarette with friends? For Bridget Jones is needed more packets to exhaust some discussion, as we see in the film. A love triangle very funny, people full of prejudices and absolutely love hope. Actor performances with a naturally exuberant from the three.