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Debenhams, "Mother's Day"

Mum's the word in this enjoyably simple spot from JWT London for the British department-store chain Debenhams. In it, we see people from all walks of life, young and old,…

March 28, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

Farmers Insurance, "Dryer Fire"

RPA is returning with five new TV spots (and a whole slew of print ads) in its "University of Farmers" campaign for Farmers Insurance. The TV work revolves around the…

March 24, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

Sony Ericsson, "Kristen Is Killing It"

Kristen Schaal is crazy. The comedian, best known for her work on The Daily Show and Flight of the Conchords, shines in five hilarious new Web skits from McCann Worldgroup…

March 23, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

ESPN, "Opening Day"

Once again, baseball season is almost upon us. And with it comes this stirring (though at the same time, somehow also mock-stirring) spot from Wieden + Kennedy promoting ESPN's Opening…

March 22, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

Sprint, "Dictionary"

Sprint wants you to know that it—unlike its competitors—grasps the full meaning of the word "unlimited." So Goodby, Silverstein & Partners cut this "Dictionary" spot for its "Simply Everything" plan.…

March 18, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

Guinness, "Man Hug"

Gearing up for St. Patty's, Guinness’s latest campaign aims to school the less socially adept among its male clientele on the basic interactions they might be required to perform while…

March 16, 2011, 12:00 AM EDT

Puma, "Blam! Blam!"

Blending Jamaica's reputation as home to both quick sprinters and good music, the first spot in Droga5's latest campaign for Puma plays off the design of its Faas shoe to…

March 11, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Lancome, "L'Absolu Nu"

Cosmetics ads really can be preposterous. In this new spot for Lancôme, directed by the famed photographer Mario Testino, we see Kate Winslet rolling around blissfully in the nude under…

March 10, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Old Spice, "Fiji"

Do you need a vacation from your scent vacation? Wieden + Kennedy has taken the Old Spice guy, Isaiah Mustafa, around the world—from the beaches to the mountaintops—since he returned…

March 9, 2011, 12:00 AM EST

Denny's, "Always Open"

Branded entertainment is a perennial hit-or-miss affair, so it is always a joy to come across one that works. The problem with the genre is that it became the de…

March 8, 2011, 12:00 AM EST