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  • Bilingual Heineken looses its shirt.

    The Heineken twins - or; Stare at a logo long enough and you'll find ... that same very thing other people who stared at the logo found!

  • Preem vs Good Guys Auto.

    This is the most blatant ripoff that I have seen so far!
    Note that even the lines are more or less directly translated, as in " It's an american car.." vs "It smells Swedish..".

    The good guys auto ads was in the 1995 Communication Arts Annual, and I'm sure they won a nice bunch of addy, andy, beffie bessie, clio and other assorted awards.

  • Bang! Bang! You're Copied!

    The old "when women have guns aim at the family jewels" visual gag, executed almost identically on two separate posters..

  • Killer orginality.

    Dress to kill - visual chalkline pun executed (ahem) in the same style. Finally an idea in a fashion advert, shame it's been done..

  • Paint by numbers - easy as 1-2-3

    Many thanx to Dalbir, another funky adlist member, who spotted these twins. Did you know by the way, that them colorcharts are a *really* good source of inspiration?

  • Airport! And again!

    Airport inspiration - European creatives seem to travel a lot.

    Two sets of posters executing the same idea.






H&M "The Fall Collection" (2017) 2:30 (UK)
H&M "The Fall Collection" (2017) 2:30 (UK)

Naomi Campbell stars in this kooky spot for H&M's new fall collection that is one big karaoke video shot in Tokyo.

Autotrader | Shop All the Cars (2017) :30 (USA)
Autotrader | Shop All the Cars (2017) :30 (USA)

This ad for Auto Trader does a great job of showcasing the sheer scope of cars available on the service.

Zona Jobs "Anti-Millennial" (2017) 1:00 (Argentina)
Zona Jobs "Anti-Millennial" (2017) 1:00 (Argentina)

"The job has changed, but the place to look for one is still the same." Great direction for this spot featuring the hapless Roberto who is getting aged out of his job thanks to the encroachment of

FIOS "Good neighbor" (2017) 1:00 (USA)
FIOS "Good neighbor" (2017) 1:00 (USA)

In this spot which premiered during the Emmys, one of the stars on Stranger Things is a "helpful," neighbor who tells everyone about FIOS.

Absolut "One night" (2017) 1:03 (USA)
Absolut "One night" (2017) 1:03 (USA)

Acclaimed cinematographer and Academy Award winner Emmanuel Lubezki (showcases a dazzling spectacle of the history of Earth and our place in it in one giant millennia spanning film that begins wit

Eat up all the Philharmonie de Paris has to offer

In January 2015 the Philharmonie de Paris opened its doors, hosting the Orchestra of Paris and symphonies from around the world, as well as musicians of all backgrounds, delivering a plethora of m