41 years of Super Bowl Commercials.

 
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41 years of Super Bowl Commercials.

Forty-ONE, FORTY-ONE! 41 years of super bowl ads!

Welcome to the worlds largest archive of superbowl commercials. In some years all the regional ads are included as well, but "banned ads" that claim to have been rejected from the superbowl are not. If it aired nationally during the superbowl, it's included. We now have 41 out of the 46 super bowl years, making this the worlds largest collection of super bowl ads. You're welcome!
For the latest gossip about this years super bowl ads, see superbowl commercials news & reviews topic.

Yes, all the blue year names are links bringing you deeper into super bowl commercial goodness! Have fun now.

oh my god, here we go in 2013.

2013 Super Bowl XLVII commercials


Willem Dafoe is the devil himself, VW would like to teach the angry & sad youtube world to sing - meanwhile Audi is like a bravery steroid for prom wusses.

2012 Super Bowl XLIV commercials

Ferris Bueller is back, Darth Vader shows up in the Cantina scene, gorgeous Italian women are actually cars, Elton John is a bigger queen than Madonna and much more.

2011 Super Bowl XLV commercials

Stella Artois showed themselves to be the anti-Bud, Eminem pep-talked Detroit for Chrysler, and Bridgestone really wish it hadn't replied to all....Oh, it didn't!

2010 Super Bowl XLIV commercials

-10 XLIV Google let hell freeze over with a love story, Volkswagen reinvented punchdub, and pantless men prawled for Dockers


Top 24 best rated ads between 2000 and 2009. Your vote affects the list as it's amount of votes & score based.

2009 Super Bowl XLIII commercials

-09 XLIII Alec wanted to eat our brains, careerbuilder said "It may be time" including koalas and Audi did a time-warping chase scene.

2008 Super Bowl XLII commercials

08 XLII was when animals screamed, Justin Timberlake had a bad case of magnetic attraction and Fedex began using pigeons. Tut tut Fedex.

2007 Super Bowl XLI commercials

07 XLI Fedex had offices on the moon, Careerbuilder was in the jungle and Mr Mencia's English class went on the prowl.

2006 super bowl XL commercials

In -06 XL we saw animated dragons, as well as the unusual love story between a monster and a giant robot. Meanwhile, little girls just wanted to be able to be themselves and feel Ok about it.

2005 « 2000

2005 super bowl XXXIX commercial

-05 xxxix was a star-studded gala, from Burt Reynolds to Poppin' Fresh, we were bombarded by stars and icons shilling everything from beer to countertops. We also saw fewer animals, though the ones in the ads almost got themselves killed. Male intuition was shown in a Heineken ad, and everyone raised their glasses to it.

2004 super bowl XXXVIII commercial

-04 XXXVIII Was another banner year for animals in the ads as well with a donkey, two ads with horses, two ads with dogs, two ads with bears, chimps, monkeys, and elephants. Plus, a man acting like a wolf, and the famous Muppet animals. It was a zoo this year! Well, apart from "Jenkins" the alien.

2003 super bowl XXXVII commercial

-03 xxxvii I'm still amused that they got away with that name in the Terry Tate ad. Meanwhile Bud made a bigger gap between men and women, and Monster turned into pure action drama.

2002 super bowl XXXVI commercials

-02 XXXVI was when the Clydesdales got serious, the E*trade chimp got silly (and fired), and the cowboy had just gotten in to town.

2001 super bowl XXXV commercials

-01 XXXV How are you doing+ Dot Com Deserted and Running with Squirrels.

2000 super bowl XXXIV commercials

00 XXXIV E*trade blew millions on a dancing chimp, EDS herded cats and that guys had money coming out the wazoo.


1999 « 1990

Check out the Top Rated super bowl ads between 1990 and 1999 here. Your ratings affect the rankings, so don't forget to vote!


1999 super bowl XXXIII commercials

-99 XXXIII When I grow up I want to write Monster.com commercials, bud light buyers dilemma, and the VW Jetta went all jungian.

1998 super bowl XXXII commercials

-98 XXXII Fedex created a fantastic ad but it was never delivered, Outpost.com tattoed kids, and the evil beaver was after your Miller Light!

1997 super bowl XXXI commercials

-97 The pigeons attack! Miller Lite did some really quirky product testing and some guys like it hot, but the mosquitos don't.

1996 super bowl XXX commercials

-96 XXX Charlton Heston was loved, did not fall for it. The Clydesdales played football, and the bud frogs discovered side-effects of winter.

1995 super bowl XXIX commercials

-95 XXIX Frogs learned how to read, Dennis Hopper went on a rant, and peace was had in a diner between the Pepsi delivery guy ad the Coke delivery guy. It didn't last.

1994 super bowl XXVIII commercials

-94 XXVIII Shaq was told off by a kid who wanted his pepsi, Chimps drink pepsi, and the McDonald's showdown between Larry Bird and Michael Jordan once more.

1993 super bowl XXVII commercials

-93 XXVII Larry bird & Michael showdown "nothing but net", Bugs Bunny and Jordan have a showdown, while Corey Feldmen gives us life advice.

1992 super bowl XXVI commercials

-92 XXVI Cindy Crawford shows off the new can of Pepsi. John Cleese showed off everything Magnavox. "Hare" jordan showed off skills against Michael jordan.

1991 super bowl XXV commercials

-91 XXV Nike told us there is no finish line and became "just do with" with all of America, The Go-Go's asked if those were bugle Boy jeans, and Ray Charles had a hard time finding the right "uh-huh" girls.

1990 super bowl XXIV commercials

-90 XXIV Coke had a hilltop reunion and taught the world how to sing again, while Fred Savage received a love letter and Paula Abdul danced around with Elton John just for the taste of it.


1989 « 1980

See also the top rated super bowl ads between 1980 & 1989, where the number of votes counts as much as the score. Your vote counts1

1989 super bowl XXIII commercials

-89 XXIII Michael J Fox makes a robot clone, Diet Coke airs the first ad in 3D which is the announcers "single proudest moment of his life", and Dana Carvey / Jon Lovitz shilled for Amex.

1988 super bowl XXII commercials

-88 XXII Michael J Fox escaped a mad dog, Bartles and James added a bugle to their repertoire and a dog did dog impressions for Stroh - nobody recognized his Spuds MacKenzie.

1987 super bowl XXI commercials

-87 XXI Spuds MacKenzie was a party animal, Michael J Fox had a messy apartment and Footlocker freaked us out with some very weird looking future sports.

1986 super bowl XX commercials

-86 XX Pepe le Pew fell in love with the McDLT, IBM declared themselves our type, and New Cok filled "The Refrigerator" William Perry.

1985 super bowl XIX commercials

-85 XIX Apple called PC users lemmings, you could get a Golf for under 7000 dollars and the Canned Food Council showed off their sexy robot.

1984 super bowl XVIII commercials

84 XVII was the year that Apple kicked Alan Alda and Atari's tush, Bill Bixby shilled for radio Shack.

1983 super bowl XVII commercials

1982 super bowl XVI commercials

1981 super bowl XV commercials

1980 super bowl XIV commercials

-80 XIV Mean Joe Green turns out to be nice, Orson Welles sold Paul Masson, here's his sober outtake, and Gillette tested the thickness of their foam in silly ways, like by dipping bikiniclad ladies in it.


1979 « 1969

The top 24 highest rated super bowl ads 1969 - 1979 - the rankings are based on your votes.


1979 super bowl XIII commercials

1976 super bowl X commercials

Monks discovered Xerox copiers, a divine invention, proper stunts with pickups trucks were all the rage and McDonald's discovered that archeology makes you hungry.

1975 super bowl IX commercials

In -75 IX skiing was all the rage, Mdonald's inflicted the meme "two all beef patties special sauce lettuce cheese pickles onions on a sesame seed bun" on us all and IBM showed off their copier.

1973 super bowl VII commercials

Farrah Fawcett creamed Joe Namath, Master Lock tested its products with a gun at the shooting range and hey look, it's the Fonz with a mustache!

1972 super bowl VI commercials

Back in 72 VI, Gillette sold "the dry look"; real men used steel and banks were there to help small businesses.

1969 super bowl III commercials

Gillette made their finest ad ever, while talking about the technical abilities of the techmatic, meanwhile some guy acts a little stoned as he sees mint grow in his foam and Mott's predicts genetic modification mutant fruit. (32 total)

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