This might be the best McDonald's spot I've seen in a while. This spot (meant to mark McDonald's 60th anniversary in Germany) stars legendary Russian clown, Oleg Popov. Still making people laugh (or freaking them out) at 84 years old.
While other cars are driving in visual metaphor circles, Lexus GS is breaking the circle. Or breaking though it. Or driving through it. Or driving through it, and then turning a hard corner to make the Lexus Logo. Whatever.
Muhammad Ali's famous smack talking lends to be VO on this commercial, showing us Paralympic medalist and "Dancing With The Stars" finalist Amy Purdy snow boarding, running, dancing, posing as a model, and falling down, fixing her legs, picking herself back up.
Here's a neat idea from Korea. If I'm understanding correctly, it's hard for couples in Korea to express their heartfelt sentiments. So, 9Fruits created a lipstick-shaped digital recorder. The idea being this:
Sadly, what has gotten more common over the years has now reached epic proportions. Super Bowl ads from marketers including Carl's Jr, Lexus, and Toyota have already been released or previewed, and the super bowl surprise will already feel like a rerun before it even began.
To all people releasing early, you should know, that this is not the way to build hype. To all those who have been told to embargo, and still tell, that is not the way you keep friends.