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Fresh updates: behind the scenes of “Operation Smokescreen”

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Earlier this week we broke the story of the upcoming action-thriller, Operation Smokescreen, featuring starring performances by top cigar industry names like Rocky Patel, Nick Perdomo, Jonathan Drew, Charlie Toraño, Christian Eiroa and others. If you missed it, here’s a quick synopsis:

A deadly necrovirus that originated in Cuba now threatens to permanently devour the tobacco fields in all of Central America. The word is out, and the race is on for a handful of powerful tobacco growers to keep their farms alive by finding the “anti-virus”-  the only force that can stop the process. Hand-picked by a powerful “Mystery Man,” some manufacturers have agreed to work together, while others have decided that it’s in their best interest to see their fellow growers’ losses. Matters are complicated by a rogue faction within the CIA who wants in for their own reasons. A double-cross among the growers, torture, murder, and mayhem ensue, all in the effort to obtain the serum and thwart the plague before the necrovirus becomes unstoppable. has now secured behind the scenes photos from Operation Smokescreen’s Facebook page, detailing the making of the film:

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The stars of Operation Smokescreen have come together to offer a prize package to tie in with the movie: Operation Sweepstakes! Each man behind his brand has autographed boxes of some of his best cigars and accessories, and put them together for 5 lucky winners to bring home a haul worth over $1,500. View the Operation Smokescreen trailer and don’t miss the opportunity to win big today!

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Gary Korb

Gary Korb

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Gary Korb has been writing and editing content for since its debut in 2008. An avid cigar smoker for over 30 years, he has worked on the marketing side of the premium cigar business as a Sr. Copywriter, blogger, and Executive Editor of Cigar Advisor. A graduate of the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, prior to his career in the cigar business, Gary worked in the music and video industry as a marketer and a publicist.

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