Entries Tagged as 'ads'

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

1719 Wasn’t A Very Good Year For Hygiene, But It Was For Beer!

Not all things from the past are relevant now, but it also means that some things shouldn’t be tampered with. Take for instance the strange (by today’s standards) baroque powdered wigs that people used to wear, you wouldn’t go to the barbers to get one fitted now. They were mainly used to cover baldness due [...]

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

‘Driving Just Got Intelligent’ (And Cool)

Light painting is a photographic technique where, well, you paint with light. It generally means waving a light source about while taking pictures with a long exposure. In this visually stunning video that light source just so happens to be a car (a Hyundai 2015 3.8L V6 Genesis) whizzing around a race track, with [...]

Sunday, July 26th, 2015

Set Yourself Free

If you ever wondered what happens if you skip school, then this advert will set you straight—it’s not just that you’ll miss out on a few classes or miss an important lesson on social history in the Industrial Revolution, it’s that if you slack off you might end up having something far worse happening to [...]

Sunday, May 10th, 2015

Epic Japanese Ninja Schoolgirl Rooftop Chase

Is this sh#t for real, how the hell did they do it? Two Japanese schoolgirls in the city of Atami, start shooting a video of each other on their smartphones and then, before you know it, they’re leaping off rooftops and backflipping like ninjas. Even using smoke bombs and ninja stars as they chase each [...]

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

#ExoBaby: Hyundai Use An Amazing Baby To Promote Their Latest Technology

Sometimes commercials can be awesome in how they convey a message, this is one of those times. Mostly with newborn babies you dress them in a onesie, the all-in-one bodysuit that ensures they’re kept warm and relatively dry but means you can also get access to their diaper quickly when you need to.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Cheri’s Camo Confession—You’ll Never Guess It

Looking at the woman in the beginning of this video, you’d never guess what she’s about to reveal a few seconds in—Cheri suffers from a skin condition known as vitiligo, but you wouldn’t know it until she begins to wipe away her make up and exposes an uneven skin tone underneath. For her to do [...]

Monday, December 8th, 2014

eBay Christmas 2014: ‘The Joy of Giving’

Dust away all the glitter and the tinsel, put aside the turkey and the trimmings because Christmas is all about giving. That’s what makes it such a great time of year. Sure, some eggnog, or mulled wine’s great for a glass or two and everyone loves a mince pie, but there’s no greater feeling than [...]

Friday, November 21st, 2014

Dating Service Commercial (Jon Lajoie)

In a perfect world, presided over by Jon Lajoie, all Dating Services Commercials would be like this, so we could all have a good laugh every now and then. But you wouldn’t want to end up with this girl, what sane person wants to date somebody who doesn’t even know who RoboCop is? Just remember: [...]

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Are These the Most Dedicated Cameramen In Sports Broadcasting?

Canal+ are a French cable TV station and as a new soccer season begins they want to show just how dedicated their cameramen are to getting all the on-field action. So dedicated are these guys that they run onto the pitch and chase the ball to make sure the viewers at home get the best [...]

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Jeff Bridges Finally Stars in an Ad for Kahlua

As The Dude in The Big Lebowski he put the White Russian cocktail firmly in the minds of film fans the world over, so you’d think Kahlua’s marketing department would jump on the chance to feature Jeff Bridges in an ad. Maybe he didn’t want to, until now. The drinks company have made a short [...]

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

The Getaway – DieHard (Best zombie ad ever!)

Forget about Season 5 of The Walking Dead, just watch this instead, it has all the thrills you want from a zombie chase, and plenty of the braindead hordes clutching ferociously in the direction of human flesh. It even has a moment of betrayal, as any sense of moral obligation to your fellow human evaporates [...]