In the Sept/Oct 03 Cigar Aficionado

Francis Ford Coppola

Pick up the latest issue of Cigar Aficionado, and read Francis Ford Coppola's behind-the-scenes account of the making of The Godfather, gangsters on and off the silver screen, the best arms in the NFL, a legendary '64 Don Candido, a salute to Compay Segundo, La Aurora's 100th and much, much more, on newsstands now.

Up Front

Editors' Note
The Truth About The Godfather

Out of the Humidor

Good Life Guide

Electronic: Yamaha Silent Guitar

Graham's Vintage Port 2000

Nike Golf Oz Putter

LeRoy Neiman Golf

Hampton City Watch

50th Anniversary Corvette

Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa

Ultimate Tailgate

Robert Talbott Seven Fold Tie


The Godfather Speaks
Francis Ford Coppola, the director of the iconic Godfather series, reveals secrets about the making of the epic saga.
Celluloid Gangsters
Hollywood has enjoyed a long love affair with the Mob, and many actors, from Edward G. Robinson to Al Pacino, have cemented their reputations by portraying gangsters. Here are some of our favorites.
Deadly Dons
Heading an organized crime group requires savvy business skills, decisive leadership and a willingness to prematurely end potential rivals' lives. Here's a look at some of the most powerful Mob bosses of the twentieth century
Profile: The Scion of Sea Island
A. W. "Bill" Jones III operates one of the most prestigious luxury vacation retreats in America
Golf Getaways
Luxurious homes, spectacular spas and the privileges of a private sanctuary add spice to golf vacations
Who Wants to Be a Poker Millionaire?
The game is shedding its outlaw image and going prime-time, with big purses up for grabs
The Arms Race
The NFL has seen its share of great passers, but who's the best? We crunch the numbers for the top 10 of all time
Lord of the Skies
Learjet has been zipping jet-setters and business executives around the world for 40 years


Milestones: 100 Years of La Aurora
The Dominican Republic's first cigarmaker celebrates its century mark
Cuba Report
Cigar Diary: Me and Compay
The death of Compay Segundo at 95 is a loss for the worlds of music and cigars.

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