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If Patrick Bateman Were a Hipster, He'd Kill For Denham Jeans Brand remakes American Psycho

What if Patrick Bateman were a hipster? It would look a lot like this brilliant remake of two American Psycho scenes, updated for our decade of obsessive beard cultivation and…

January 21, 2014, 2:06 PM EST

These 'Honest' Posters for Oscar Nominees Might Be Better Than the Real Ads Fine Photoshoppery from College Humor

Sometimes, parody posters actually make you want to see a movie more than the real ads do. That's definitely the case with a few of these "honest" Photoshop recasts of…

January 17, 2014, 10:32 AM EST

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: Jan. 10-17 Inspiring to horrifying. Vote for your favorite spot

In this week's battle of the brands, four spots—for Guinness, Sony, Apple and Duracell—seek to strum an inspired chord within us. But a fourth, for the horror film Devil's Due,…

January 17, 2014, 8:23 AM EST

Trailers for New Muppets Movie Hilariously Take Down Peanut Gallery of Online Commenters 'I don't even wanna no'

Want to see a Muppets movie trailer that skewers illiterate Twitter spats? Of course you do. This new parody promo for the forthcoming feature Muppets Most Wanted does a double…

January 15, 2014, 9:32 AM EST

Latest Horror-Movie Ad Prank, With a Screaming Devil Baby, Is Completely Messed Up Thinkmodo strikes again

Here's one baby that no one's expecting. "Devil Baby Attack," a rather mean-spirited if grimly hilarious marketing stunt for the upcoming horror film Devil's Due, shows what happens when well-meaning…

January 14, 2014, 3:50 PM EST

Netflix Revels in the Clichés in DDB's Amusing 'Pep Talk' Ad Vaguely inspiring stuff!

You guys remember that blog post about that ad that did a familiar thing in a fresh way? When a creative team took a clichéd trope and offered a meta…

January 7, 2014, 10:40 AM EST

Studio Prints a Single Tweet in Full-Page New York Times Ad for Inside Llewyn Davis But not the whole tweet

The media revolution has come full circle. To promote Inside Llewyn Davis as Hollywood awards season ramps up, CBS Films paid The New York Times a lot of money to run…

January 6, 2014, 12:15 PM EST

Harrison Ford Returns to Advertising With an Homage to Great Movie Moments Sky Movies promo caps a busy year for Hollywood veteran

Infrequent ad star Harrison Ford, whom we last saw codgering his way through a game of Uncharted 3, has made his commercial comeback in a new spot for British subscription…

January 2, 2014, 1:17 PM EST

Short Film Tells a Teenager's Story Through His Computer Screen Shots Noah's virtual hell

What we've got in Noah, a 17-minute film that debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival this fall, is a riveting take on our failure to communicate despite Facebook, Skype…

December 23, 2013, 1:50 PM EST

Viral Filmmaker Gets $25,000 to Promote a New Movie and Instead Spends It All on Typhoon Recovery Walter Mitty promo budget buys 10,000 meals in Philippines

If you had a modest budget of $25,000 to create a promotional clip for a feature film, how would you spend it? Unless you're viral video director Casey Neistat, it…

December 19, 2013, 9:22 AM EST

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