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Tomorrow Never Dies Gadgets
007’s latest cigarette lighter (they will have to stop using these at some stage – you can’t imagine Bond as a smoker any longer), is an explosive device.
Mind you, he does say, "Filthy habit", after offering a light to a Russian soldier. Maybe he has given up, but feels the need to carry the lighter around.
Anyway, he uses it as a grenade, and the explosive action begins...
Cigarette Lighters - The Forgotten Gadget
We are told that no-one smokes any more. They do, especially the cool kids - they always have. Everyone does however now know that smoke is bad for you. This is why it seems rebellious when a lead character smokes in a film these days, and even when they do, other characters will certainly comment on it.
The famous lighter companies such as Colibri, still make their famous cigarette lighters, they just don't sell as many these days. With only specialist retailers selling cigarette lighters, the best place to find them will be auction sites or Amazon. There are also some useful crossover gadgets such as the spy lighter below.