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How Ron Burgundy Learned to Love Dodge, and Vice Versa Inside the Will Ferrell campaign with W+K, Gifted Youth

IDEA: Fictional '70s anchorman Ron Burgundy doing parody ads, which double as real ads, for a 2014 sport utility vehicle? Olivier François, who has broken the mold before as CMO…

October 13, 2013, 11:01 PM EDT

14 Orgasmic Movie Posters Caught in the Act for Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac A cast undressed

Great Hollywood poster campaigns are pretty damn rare these days, likely because they require a level of boldness and creativity that few movie studios are willing (or able) to attempt.…

October 11, 2013, 10:53 AM EDT

Horror-Movie Stunt With Freaky Telekinetic Girl Is Frighteningly Good Thinkmodo strikes again

Prankvertising can be annoying. Aggressively messing with people for questionable purposes is, after all, obnoxious behavior. But when it promotes something that is intended itself to be scary, it can…

October 8, 2013, 10:24 AM EDT

Ron Burgundy's Hilariously Stupid Dodge Durango Campaign Is Destined for Greatness First taste of 'massive' rollout

The only thing better than Will Ferrell doing brilliantly stupid ads as Will Ferrell? Will Ferrell doing brilliantly stupid ads as Ron Burgundy. As we mentioned on Friday, Ferrell has filmed…

October 7, 2013, 12:52 PM EDT

Kevin Smith Horror Film Inspired by Fake Ad Grieving for Pet Walrus And Justin Long is on board

Clerks auteur Kevin Smith is planning a project that moviegoers can really sink their teeth into. The proposed film is called Tusk, and it's based on an elaborate (and thankfully…

October 3, 2013, 11:50 AM EDT

L.A. Agency Shines a Light on Former Gang Members Trying to Make Peace Omelet seeks funding to wrap documentary

Spend a broiling hot summer on the streets of South Central L.A., a time grimly known to locals as "the killing season," to document some former gang bangers who now…

September 20, 2013, 3:13 PM EDT

99 Epic Movie Trailers Mashed Into Bone-Crushing 6 Minutes of Awesome Vadzim Khudabets' masterpiece

If blockbusters are your thing, settle in for this mega-epic mashup from trailer editor Vadzim Khudabets, featuring the most explosive, awe-inspiring and just plain cheesy moments from 99 different movie…

July 31, 2013, 12:24 PM EDT

Trask Industries Celebrates 50 Years of Mutant Annihilation on New X-Men Site Anti-mutant wonk's paradise

Twentieth Century Fox has ramped up its marketing machine in anticipation of the next X-Men movie, X-Men: Days of Future Past, out next May, by creating fictional advertising for Trask…

July 31, 2013, 11:42 AM EDT

Marketers Have Found a Way to Use Vine Box-office yields

Marketers pushing summer blockbusters are aggressively seeding Vine, Twitter’s nascent mobile app for six-second videos, into their social media fieldwork. For instance, Regal Entertainment Group this week plans to promote Monsters…

June 16, 2013, 10:05 PM EDT