All posts in category Commercials

Watch All Super Bowl 2012 Commercials Here

Ad Age has gathered all of the spots that ran nationally during the game (excluding pre-game, post-game and halftime) in one place. Click here to view them. Enjoy!

Ads That Entertain: YouTube’s Top Spots of 2011

Below are the top 10 ads viewed on YouTube over the past year according to Adage: 1. VW: The Force 2. T-Mobile: The Royal Wedding 3. Chrysler: Imported From Detroit 4. DC Shoes: Ken Block’s Gymkhana Four; The Hollywood Megamercial 5. Smartwater: Jennifer Anniston Goes Viral 6. Team Hot Wheels: The Yellow Driver’s World Record [...]

The 10 Best Commercials of 2011

The year’s most impeccable craft and storytelling in advertising according to Adweek are as follows: 10. SNICKERS • Focus Group Agency: BBDO, New York • Director: Jim Jenkins, O Positive Editing: Number 6 • Effects: Framestore 9. NISSAN LEAF • Gas Powered Everything Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day, Los Angeles • Director: Dante Ariola, MJZ • Editing: Mackenzie [...]

Party Rock Anthem-Kia Soul Hamster Commercial

First they drove. Then they rapped. Now they’re dancing (to LMFAO’s Party Rock Anthem). But they’re not doing any old dance. They’re shuffling. And they’re doing it harder, faster and better than any hamster has ever shuffled before. Did you see their performance during the MTV VMA’s? If not, here is the encore presentation. Not [...]

Meet The Newest Old Spice Guy: Fabio

The iconic Italian model appears in four new ads by Wieden + Kennedy on a YouTube channel called NewOldSpiceGuyFabio. He’s borderline unintelligible, although that seems to be the bulk of the joke. View the others below.

Toshiba Promises Laptops and TVs That Won’t Cause Zombie Apocalypse

Two spots show a Toshiba executive being told he can ship the company’s new laptops and TVs early, if he skimps on a few things. But then he daydreams about the possible domino effect such skimping would have around the world, and indeed into space—a comically destructive set of events leading to nothing less than [...]

Spartan Goes To College In New Microsoft Halo Ad

Client: Microsoft Product: Halo Spots: “Halo Graduation,” “Halo Tour” Agency: Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Boulder, Colo. Associate Creative Director: Andrew Lincoln, Matt Talbot Copywriter: Matt Talbot Art Director: Andrew Lincoln Executive Integrated Agency Producer: Tony Tung Producer: Sloan Schroeder

Absolut ‘Absolut Blank’ by The Absolut Company

Absolut Vodka has launched a creative marketing campaign that will bring together emerging artists from across the globe. The Absolut Blank initiative which launches on July 20, comprises of 18 artist collaborations, from different disciplines including; drawing, painting, sculpting, print making, film making and digital art. An outline of the vodka bottle is make into [...]

10 Sexist Ads Made by Total Pigs

As advertising has become less blatantly sexist, more ads than ever are being called sexist. Check out the 10 TV spots below—from the 1950s to today—which are all, to a greater or lesser degree, anti-woman (or anti-girl) courtesy of Adweek. 10. Allstate Let’s start off mild. This Allstate “Mayhem” spot is more anti-youth than anti-girl, [...]

KFC: Love is Forever.

Curious Case of KFC Eaters? Well shot and a nice concept. Client: KFC Digital Strategy Director: Erik van Wyk Production Company: Bouffant