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Anna Kendrick Isn't 'Beer Commercial Hot' but Is Hilarious in Newcastle's Super Bowl Campaign Brewer continues its ambush

Newcastle Brown Ale, which didn't buy airtime in Sunday's Super Bowl but is doing a wonderfully silly campaign about how it almost did, rolled out more content from Droga5 this…

January 30, 2014, 12:16 PM EST

Newcastle Brown Ale's Super Bowl Ad Teaser Is the Best You'll See This Year Mega huge laughs from Droga5

God bless Newcastle Brown Ale. As much as we all enjoy advertising when it's good, so much of it—as Newcastle would say—is bollocks. The British brewer (with help from Droga5)…

January 23, 2014, 8:04 AM EST

Newcastle Will Drive You Home, If You Talk About Its New Beer Through a Huge Megaphone the Whole Time Barter system at work in holiday stunt

No good deed comes without a little punishment. That's Newcastle Brown Ale's "No Bollocks" take on responsibility messaging, judging by a recent stunt in Los Angeles orchestrated by Droga5. The brand…

December 12, 2013, 8:43 AM EST

Newcastle Ambushes July 4 by Inventing 'Independence Eve,' Celebrating British Rule The Redcoats get revenge

British brands, understandably, don't have much to say around the Fourth of July—until now. Newcastle Brown Ale, among the cheekiest of U.K. marketers, has turned America's most patriotic holiday to…

July 3, 2013, 9:35 AM EDT

Newcastle Brown Ale Lovingly Salutes Its Founder, and the Worms That Mercilessly Devoured Him History lesson veers off course

"Col. James Porter was laid to rest in Morpeth, where worms began eating his body." Droga5 delivers one of the best commercials ever about a company's founder—for Newcastle Brown Ale.…

April 26, 2013, 4:25 PM EDT

Newcastle's 'Subtexter' Puts Honest Captions on Your Crappy Photos What you really meant to say

On the heels of College Humor's viral Instagram parody set to Nickleback, Newcastle Brown Ale is offering an app called The Subtexter—part of its ongoing "No bollocks" campaign from Droga5—that…

December 7, 2012, 4:06 PM EST

Grubby Old Miners Help Out in Latest Ad for Newcastle Brown Ale Droga5 mock-exploits the brand's rich heritage

Droga5 and Newcastle Brown Ale continue their comical assault on the clichés of beer advertising with this latest spot, in which the brand's rich heritage is shamelessly faux-exploited and twisted…

April 13, 2012, 9:56 AM EDT

Newcastle Mocks Stella Artois and Its Chalice in New Campaign Droga5 work pokes fun at all beer advertising

As a brand, Newcastle Brown Ale is no nonsense—or as its new ad campaign puts it, "no bollocks." The British beer also has little time for rivals who it believes…

April 2, 2012, 12:02 PM EDT

Beer Billboard Casts Long Shadow Newcastle ad and its 3,000 bottle caps come alive at night

Many's the night I've lain awake and wondered just what a 128-square-foot billboard using 3,000 Newcastle Brown Ale bottle caps and a single light source might look like. Now, thanks…

August 15, 2011, 11:08 AM EDT