The best adverts/commercials

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The best adverts/commercials

12wonderY
Ago 5, 2021, 3:40pm

These don’t have to be from childhood; just the all-time best.

I just discovered the 2010 Sony commercial where they released 250,000 bouncy balls down San Francisco streets. Here is the entire 2.5 minute film and then ‘the making of’ story:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NymcQJjPCs

2lilithcat
Ago 5, 2021, 3:44pm

I've always loved this Texaco ad, promoting their sponsorship of the Metropolitan Opera Broadcasts: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zo3tuPcogiQ

4nohrt4me2
Ago 5, 2021, 6:30pm

Pretty much anything with animals is enjoyable. Except those sad ASPSA ads.

52wonderY
Modificato: Ago 5, 2021, 6:51pm

I knew there would be gold here! Already. More please.

Ah! Tullamore Dew. They take the time to tell such lovely stories.
No Irish need apply:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NO_NU_kQaa4

Danny Boy:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hGZSixnpBFc

The beauty of blend bottle pass:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lUlhjCRBBlk

The parting glass:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h81oiF7VIOw

There are others.

(I love the ads so well, I bought a bottle. It’s not at all to my taste.)

6guido47
Ago 5, 2021, 11:27pm

Herding Cats https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pk7yqlTMvp8

Lokk for the small details. Great fun.

7lilithcat
Ago 6, 2021, 8:45am

>6 guido47:

I'd never seen that! It's wonderful. I love the guy with the lint roller.

8haydninvienna
Ago 6, 2021, 10:58am

Best or worst depending on your point of view: https://youtu.be/9TRRppch7mw

9haydninvienna
Ago 6, 2021, 11:02am

And these: can you tell they are Australian? https://youtu.be/CPYmtEQiG18 Said to have been banned, but I’ve definitely seen them on TV in Oz back in the day.

10Novak
Ago 7, 2021, 8:55am

>8 haydninvienna: I am still laughing out loud. You look so much younger when you leap into that bath. . . .

11haydninvienna
Ago 7, 2021, 12:21pm

>10 Novak: So does Mrs H.