Film Festival vs Film Festival - or little girls have a flair for the dramatic in Badland.

Thank heaven, for little girls!

Belvedere Vodka Presents Daniel Craig - dancing just like Christopher Walken in that Fat Boy Slim video

Listen, I love ads that are big and bombastic, and creative.

A retro Badlander - Colt 1967 vs Tuborg and their beer goggles 1994

Here's an assuming little find, as I was scrolling through the old ads that I post, I found this Colt 45 beer ad, and immediately thought of Tubo

Stockholm Film Festival poster banned for using Pedro Almodóvar's lactating nipple image

Pedro Almodóvar's most recent movie, Parallel moms, has quite the eye-catching (heh) poster.

John Lewis pulls their controversial "dancing boy" advert, but ad still lives on with new sender

The John Lewis ad with the boy dancing to Stevie Nicks attracted plenty of complaints as soon as it was released, so much so that John Lewis had to ta
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John Lewis takes to social media to explain their latest ad.

When I was in ad school our mentor John Gillard would - quite literally - tear our work apart.

The "I ❤️ J.K. Rowling" billboard made a brief appearance in Vancouver, Canada

In the evening of September 11, a billboard in Vancouver Canada spelled out: "I ❤️ J.K. Rowling", but it has already been removed.
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"I ❤️JK Rowling" banner temporarily back at Waverley train station, Edinburgh.

This Friday, people at Waverly train station were momentarily treated to another glimpse of the controversial "I ❤️JK Rowling" poster design

KFC in Trinidad and Tobago had to remove their Emancipation Day posts after complaints

KFC in Trinidad and Tobago celebrated Emancipation Day, August 1, on their Instagram account with a piece of KFC chicken, where the shadow showed a bl

"Get a grip", the ASAI banned a Tampax ad, the ad has now gone viral, discussed everywhere

The ASAI upheld complaints that the ad contained general offense, but not that it was demeaning to women or had sexual innuendo.

The "I ❤️JK Rowling" billboard has been removed by Network Rail Scotland

Well, that didn't take long.

Frida Mom - Postpartum mother ad rejected from the Oscars.

The advertisement you are about to view was rejected by ABC and the Oscars for this year's award show.

Pizza billboard stating "Fat people are harder to kidnap" removed after complaints.

Banned ad of the week, sort of.

Coca-Cola features gay couples kissing in Hungary, an online petition calls for a boycott and ban of such ads.

At least one leading politician from Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party and conservative media outlets have called for boycotting Coke products or banning
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Channel 4 in Sweden refuses political party ad that promotes "Swexit" before EU elections

Just as we learn that Facebook refuses to allow the Christian Democrats to air their campaign ad, we now hear that TV4 refuses to air Alternative For

14 Hands Unveils New Canned Wine Line by Spoofing Iconic Beer Ads

Rather than fighting against beer, Seattle-based creative agency Copacino+Fujikado is pulling up a cheeky stool to the bar with its “Grab a Wineski” d apologizes and deletes ad after critics say it romanticized slavery apologized Thursday for a controversial advertisement published to its YouTube channel earlier this month.
KETUTUS — A story of being seriously pissed off

Air Asia had to remove ads after accusations that they were promoting sex tourism in Thailand

A group of activists fighting against the objectification of women posted photos of Air Asia’s latest campaign in Australia, which advertised flights

Protein World underground ads with Khloe Kardasian not banned by the ASA

Khloe Kardashian and Protein World
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London Mayor Sadiq Khan has banned all adverts which portray "an unhealthy body image"

The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has moved to ban from the city’s transport network adverts that promote unrealistic expectations about body image and

Rome bans "sexist advertising" to appear within city limits.

On Monday Rome Mayor Ignazio Marino announced a new regulatory plan on advertising in the city of Rome, which will take effect in the coming days.
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Burger King - Crispy Chicken Wrap / Mary J Blige / banned ad - (2012)

Mary J Blige sing about Burger King's "Crispy chicken wrap with three cheeses" and bloggers are horrified.

The town of "Speed" changed its name to "Speedkills" after 10K likes on Facebook

Here's a different PSA from the Transport Accident Commission Victoria (TAC), there's a town - sorry there was a town - called Speed somewhe

Protect Health Insurance Companies PSA spoof.


Cumming, The fragrance and the Sophie Dahl nude shoot spoof

I don't know why Clay is so preoccupied with perfumes recently, but he just wondered aloud if anyone knew how cumming the fragrance was selling.

NY Times: Which Came First, or Does It Even Matter?


"Be kind, rewind" - Ok, I will!

Adland's own hot-shot director Michel Gondry has a new movie coming out called "Be Kind Rewind." In it two guys who work in a video sto

Get out of advertising! Where do you get inspired?

Paul Arden yells this at lectures - "Get out of advertising!" - meaning seek inspiration from outside of the office walls.

You know what they say about big hands....?

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Ryanair ad gets spoofed by Greenpeace

The "lost" mac ads.

What a lemon sounds like


Apple's real benefits over the PC

Disaronno pleasure ad too pleasure filled

Dolce & Gabbana gay kiss ad not banned

First jesus related ad bannage of the year

The first ad victim of the ban-hammer is rather tame, but bound to offend someone in "80% Catholic" Lithuania.
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Women's legs banned from outdoor ads in Moldovan capital


Banned TV Spot - John Woo style


Billboard with logo over nude man's doodle gets banned

A billboard featuring a nude Italian singer sponsored by fitness company, has been banned by the ASA.

Dinner Party With Mild Nudity Causes Mild Ad Bannage.

Bluefly, "a leading online retailer of designer brands, fashion trends, and superior value," appears to have come out with a mag ad and TV c

Alibi Jeans Billboard Banned in NZ

Sony and Paddy Power ads upset Catholics


Ads called too sexy in Mexico

An ad campaign to save sea turtles in Mexico is getting some people angry.

ASA wants proof prayer heals for SA church ad

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Helium Huffing Ad Bannage


Cult cleaner ad for Cillit Bang is banned!


Sofa King ad slogan banned


Marmite Blob Advert Restricted

Media Guardian reports that the Marmite "Love it or Hate it" Blob spot was pulled from kids' TV.
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The religious iPod spoof

his is one of the funnier spoofs I've seen. I saw it outside London's St. Lukes church.

China bans LeBron Nike ads as they are a "national insult"

It's all over the google news sources that China has banned the latest Lebron Nike ads as they are a national insult.
"Killer heels"

Newspaper Marketing agency ad steps out of line, gets banned.

The Newspaper Marketing Agency ad nicknamed "killer heels", created by TBWA London, which shows a man spiked on a stiletto has been banned b

NetZero's AOL bashing ad spoof

US FDA Tells Pfizer to Pull 'Wild Thing' Viagra Ads

Claymore quipped: FDA: "Wild Thing, I think I banned you!"... This ad probably has, due to FDAs late reaction, pulled in quite a few new cu

Child labour group gets Pepsi ad banned in India.

A judge has ordered Pepsi to withdraw a television commercial that has angered child-labour activists.

Christina Aguilera's naughty nurse ad canned


Chevy corvette ad withdrawn after complaints.

SFGate reports that the Chevy Corvette ad directed by Guy Ritchie has become a PR nightmare.

Nike tennis coach ad withdrawn from Australian airwaves

Nike's new global ad, a spot on depiction of giggly teenage girls that have a crush on their handsome tennis instructor, has been withdrawn, due

Cult shaker at it again, doubles the nudes.

Cult Shaker didn't get enough attention for their last stunt I suppose, and are at it again, begging for hype by covering bus posters and other o

UK bans junk food ads aimed at children

It was bound to happen after all the alerts in the news about advertising effects on children, and how it was linked to obesity.

No nipples please, we're British.

An ad that encourages Europeans to vote has been re-edited for Britain, editing out part of a scene where a young woman breastfeeds her baby. The CAA

Cross-dresser too much for the Finns and the Lebanese.

Drag show artist Richard Engfors modeling bikinis

N-Gage ads deemed "offensive" and "distressing"

Nokia's N-Gage ads, created by Grey Advertising have been banned by Britain's ad watchdog, the ASA, because they could be seen to encourage

Suggestive Red Devil posters banned


Rizla advert banned over 'drug reference'


Barnardo shocking ads gets complaints.

Barnardo's uses shock tactics to tackle child poverty, this strategy has backfired.

Too sexy FHM ad banned by ASA


WE Spank fashion ad has been withdrawn after complaints.

WE Sweden are in trouble for the way they advertise their underwear.

Sloggi has gone one pole too far.

Sloggi has finally gone one butt too far - Triumph the brand behind Sloggi, has been asked by the French advertising sector association to withdraw a

Naked soccer players selling pizza

Grey Oslo (Norway) created a sexy campaign using the naked bodies of their national soccer team players to sell pizza and Chinese food,

Euro takes the dollar - ad banned in Moscow.

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Sometimes a cigar, is not just a cigar.

Beckham banned in Iran

Beckham, the first western celeb to be used in advertising campaigns in Iran since the 1979 Islamic revolution, has been red carded by Irans advertisi


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