Topic: Freaky

Evil Children Can't Wait to Get to McDonald's

DDB Stockholm remains king of the weird McDonald's commercials with new spot above, in which the prototypical childhood car-trip question takes on a sinister aspect. "Not there yet? Stop at…

July 1, 2009, 2:44 PM EDT

French Alzheimer's ad not quickly forgotten

It's French PSA day on AdFreak. Here's a powerful Alzheimer's awareness ad from Saatchi & Saatchi Paris. Compare it with the fluffier British Alzheimer's spot below, produced by Red Bee…

June 22, 2009, 10:41 AM EDT

Talking teats teased by child's Oreo cookies

We'll sign off this week with this lovely commercial featuring a set of moaning, frustrated udders that are craving Oreo cookies about as badly as you're craving that happy-hour cocktail.…

June 12, 2009, 5:16 PM EDT

Talking stomach and wallet pine for Fazoli's

Most folks who eat out at restaurants bring their wallets and stomachs along, but usually not as their dining companions who occupy seats at the table and take part in…

June 2, 2009, 8:53 AM EDT

Food cannot shut up about Dixie's products

I thought the French's mustard ad would be the trippiest food-related work of the week. Not even close, thanks to this loopy Dixie campaign by Howard, Merrell & Partners. Food…

May 13, 2009, 8:17 AM EDT

Tiny poor people don't get McDonald's fries

One last unusual TV spot for the week, and it's from McDonald's, which wants you to know that a large group of miniature, impoverished peasants are crawling around in the…

May 8, 2009, 4:50 PM EDT

Giant water-hating duck hawks Oasis drinks

It's turning out to be a Mother London kind of day. Here's the agency's latest work for Oasis drinks. Following up on last autumn's ill-fated Cactus Kid campaign, Mother sets…

May 8, 2009, 2:01 PM EDT

Ewok slaves play magical organ in Coke ad

Here's one of the weirder Coca-Cola commercials you'll see. A homeless-looking hipster dude wheels a box up a hillside, unpacks it to reveal an intricate organ with a bunch of…

May 7, 2009, 4:57 PM EDT

H&M drops big, surreal sex bomb on Britain

What happens when you bring techno lyrics to life through fashion models? Apparently, you get a surreal smorgasbord of sex, meteorites, creepy dolls and pink ponies. This British ad for…

May 7, 2009, 1:17 PM EDT

Kid grows up fast in car dealer's advertising

It's been a while since we've seen a local car-dealer ad that's as bad as this one. (The last one was probably the travesty from South Oak Dodge in Matteson,…

May 6, 2009, 3:21 PM EDT