25 Most Epic Ads That Aren't Apple's '1984'

Stella Artois5

Lowe, 2004
Click to view. Some British pilots shot down during World War I were lucky enough to be rescued by French peasants. Unfortunately, some French peasants were dicks.

Johnnie Walker4

"The Man Who Walked Around the World"
BBH, 2009
Click to view. Most ads try to go epic by creating a cast of thousands, but sometimes you can get more impact from one great actor, a bagpiper, a foggy road and a hat rack.

Carlton Draught3

"Big Ad"
George Patterson Partners, 2005
Click to view. It's the commercial that proved epic ads can still have a great sense of humor, and it's probably the only reason anyone outside of Australia has heard of Carlton Draught.


TribalDDB, 2009
Click to view. Two-hour movies wish they could be half as good as this two-minute ad.


Grey, 2008
Click to view. If this ad doesn't give you chills, you have antifreeze for blood.

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