Tag Archives: commercials

  • Samsung “It Doesn’t Take A Genius” Ads Make Fun of Apple (Videos)

    Samsung “It Doesn’t Take A Genius” Ads Make Fun of Apple (Videos)

    When a company takes itself as seriously as Apple, they’re pretty much begging to be made fun of by some rival entity. This time, it’s Samsung, who have taken aim at the “geniuses” who work at Apple stores in a new ad campaign entitled “It Doesn’t Take A Genius.” The Samsung “It Doesn’t Take A […]

  • Apple iPhone 6: Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake Star In New Ads (Videos)

    Apple iPhone 6: Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake Star In New Ads (Videos)

    The new Apple iPhone 6 isn’t just the iPhone 6, but also its larger buddy/cousin/brother/sister/whatever the iPhone 6 Plus. And a couple of new TV commercials for the products continue with the “partner” theme, as Apple enlists real-life buddies/bros/besties/whatevers Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake to star in them. The first Apple iPhone 6 commercial starring […]

  • ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’: New TV Spot (Video)

    ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’: New TV Spot (Video)

    We’ve been covering the promotional barrage for the upcoming movie Transformers: Age of Extinction pretty heavily, and now that its release date is closer than ever that barrage is only going to get more intense. That includes a new TV spot for the movie that shows a little more Dinobot action than previous trailers have. […]

  • Chilean Miners Star in New Ad for World Cup Team (Video)

    Chilean Miners Star in New Ad for World Cup Team (Video)

    Remember those 33 Chilean miners who were trapped under the ground for 69 days before being rescued? It turns out that they’re soccer fans, and they have a message for the players representing Chile in the 2014 FIFA World Cup next month. The message is … in Spanish, but the general gist of it is […]

  • Bentley Releases SUV Teaser (Video)

    Bentley Releases SUV Teaser (Video)

    Automaker Bentley had been teasing the public with hints of their first entry into the world of SUVs earlier this year, and now we have more concrete proof that such a thing is actually happening. Full details are a long way off, as the Bentley SUV (we don’t even have a name for it apart […]

  • Wieden & Kennedy’s Formerly Lost First Nike Ads Resurface (Video)

    Wieden & Kennedy’s Formerly Lost First Nike Ads Resurface (Video)

    You’ve probably heard of the occasional “lost film,” but did you know TV commercials can be lost, too? That was the case with the first-ever Nike commercials produced by the brand’s longtime advertising firm Wieden & Kennedy back in 1982, but now the ads have resurfaced and made it to YouTube for advertising buffs to […]

  • Esurance Giving Away $1.5 Million Super Bowl Ad Savings (Video)

    Esurance Giving Away $1.5 Million Super Bowl Ad Savings (Video)

    One of the least recognized aspects of the Super Bowl commercial frenzy is that one ad that comes on after the game ends. It’s usually a regular TV commercial but this year the people at Esurance had a clever idea—grab the spot, and turn the $1.5 million savings into a huge giveaway promotion. So they […]