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Ikea's Parody of The Shining Is Devilishly Good BBH Singapore strikes again with creepy ad for Halloween

Heeeeeere's … Ikea's parody of The Shining! BBH Singapore reimagines the creepy hallway scene from Stanley Kubrick's 1980 horror classic in this spot-on 90-second Halloween ad. Instead of a haunted hotel,…

October 22, 2014, 11:34 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: KFC Turns to Two Boys for a Lovely Take on Sports Fandom Dealing with the agony of defeat

In recent years, BBH London has focused on family relationships and offbeat stories in its KFC ads, with the product almost as a side dish and strong storytelling as the…

October 21, 2014, 10:41 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: Beats by Dre Thrillingly Welcomes LeBron James Home to Ohio The prodigal son returns

If you're LeBron James, hell yes you can go home again. The playbook calls for high drama as the King returns to the Cleveland Cavaliers after four years and a pair…

October 20, 2014, 9:26 AM EDT

YouTube's Famous 'Slow Mo Guys' Get You Up to Speed in Ads for the Video Site They 'make every second epic'

The Slow Mo Guys are shifting into the fast lane. As part of YouTube's ongoing effort to introduce its popular channel stars to a wider audience, Gavin Free and Dan Gruchy…

October 17, 2014, 2:37 PM EDT

So Happy Together? You and Android Lollipop Should Never Be Apart, Ads Say OS connects all your devices all the time

Android wants to be with you. Everywhere. All the time. Is that so wrong? The Google-developed platform doubles down on the "togetherness" theme in work touting its new Android 5.0 Lollipop…

October 17, 2014, 12:55 PM EDT

Kids Describe Their Real-World Superheroes in Save the Children's Empowering New PSA A charming mix of imagination and appreciation

A film crew investigates "superhero" sightings in India, Kenya and Mexico, interviewing needy kids in this touching spot for Save the Children. "They did something magical and the maize grew from…

October 17, 2014, 9:50 AM EDT

Goat Sings '80s Rock Ballad 'Simply the Best' in Ridiculous Ad for Goat Cheese But he's no Tina Turner

Have you ever wondered how a goat would interpret '80s rock ballad "Simply the Best"? Of course you have. The cute beast in this Norwegian commercial for goat cheese sticks pretty…

October 13, 2014, 9:18 AM EDT

No More Mr. Nice Guy: PSA Campaign Reveals the Brutal Duplicity of Abusers When love quickly turns to its opposite

You'll want to wipe that smile off his face. Lowe Campbell Ewald's chilling new public-service campaign for Haven, a Michigan nonprofit that assists victims of rape and domestic violence, strips away…

October 10, 2014, 9:16 AM EDT

This Digital Mall Ad Plays Pictionary With You, and Gives Out Fabulous Prizes Poster suddenly springs to life

Today, everything's an ad. Or a game. Sometimes both. Agency TrojanOne in Toronto created this mall installation in Canada for Mattel's Pictionary. A display that initially appears to be a poster…

October 9, 2014, 8:33 AM EDT

The BBC Rolls Out a Galaxy of Stars (and a Tiger) in This Lavish Cover of 'God Only Knows' Launch of music initiative is also a charity effort

Does Brian Wilson know who Lorde is? Or why there's a tiger on his piano? This lavish video boasts an array of stars performing Wilson's 1966 Beach Boys classic "God Only…

October 8, 2014, 9:48 AM EDT

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