Advertisement

Topic: The Spot

Chipotle's Next Tasty Marketing Gambit: A Scripted Satire Online

Tim Piper heads up 'Farmed and Dangerous'

IDEA: Chipotle has won scores of ad awards and legions of fans with its gorgeous animations and haunting soundtracks. Now, the burrito chain is getting even more ambitious with a…

Visa Soars Into the Winter Olympics With Sarah Hendrickson and Amelia Earhart

What's your everywhere?

IDEA: All Olympic advertising tries, in some way or other, to soar. BBDO's new spot for Visa does so literally, thanks to U.S. Olympic ski jumper Sarah Hendrickson and legendary…

Cisco Ad, Like the Future It Depicts, Is All Delightfully Interconnected

GSP spot ends where it begins

IDEA: The Internet of Things—or as Cisco calls it, "the Internet of everything"—is quickly advancing, as seen in the array of magically interconnected devices at this year's Consumer Electronics Show.…

Johnnie Walker's Stunning Glass Car Reflects Human Fragility in Drunk-Driving PSA

Inside Iris' CGI spot

IDEA: It's a brutal irony of the automobile: Speed and power are its strengths, yet they combine to make its occupants ever more vulnerable. It's true of any driving, and…

Sonic Drive-In Gives Your Taste Buds a Workout in Faux Fitness Video

T.J. finally leaves the van

IDEA: T.J. Jagodowski and Peter Grosz have been comically patronizing the same Sonic Drive-In restaurant in the same minivan for more than a decade as spokesmen for the fast-food chain.…

Inside James Earl Jones and Malcolm McDowell's Dramatic Readings for Sprint

Theater of the absurd

IDEA: It might be one of the toughest jobs they've ever had. Sure, James Earl Jones and Malcolm McDowell are legendary actors, known for titanic roles like Darth Vader and Alex…

Lance Jensen Talks Cadillac and Where It's Taking American Luxury

Inside Rogue's two new CTS ads

IDEA: What is American luxury these days? Cadillac teams with an old collaborator, Lance Jensen, as it tries to answer that question creatively in its first work from Rogue, the…

Manchester City Stars Take Manhattan in Fun Ad for Sister Club New York City F.C.

A field of dreams

IDEA: New York City Football Club, the 20th franchise in Major League Soccer, won't field a team until 2015 and doesn't even have any players yet. Thankfully, it has a…

How Nationwide, and Then the Nation, Fell in Love With the World's Biggest Baby

Child's play from McKinney

IDEA: Attack of the 50-foot baby! Sorry, false alarm: It's a Nationwide Insurance commercial. Ad agency McKinney came up with the eye-catching spot, one of Nationwide's cutest and most popular to…

How a Speed Demon From a Century Ago Got Hennessy's Heart Racing

Droga5 introduces millennials to Sir Malcolm Campbell

IDEA: Can an Englishman who died in 1948 convince American millennials to drink cognac in 2013? Hennessy hopes so. The brand has been urging consumers 21-34 to chase their "Wild Rabbit"…

Advertisement