Indie Car Ads of the Day: Two blink-and-you-missed-them TV spots for the 2012 Hyundai Azera, which aired during last night's Oscars telecast, were directed by none-other-than art house landlord Wes Anderson.
Through the employment of his distinctive mise-en-scène, the acclaimed auteur adds an invigorating dash of whimsy to what would otherwise be just another ad for yet another car.
Meat Marketing Campaign of the Day: Of course, the only reason you even bothered watching the Oscars last night was to catch the grand unveiling of it girl Kate Upton's spicy Carl's Jr. TV spot, right? Well, since you probably called it a night around the time Billy Crystal made his first appearance in blackface -- i.e. five seconds into the show -- here it is in a convenient Crystal-free format f
Marketing Campaign of the Day: To promote the return of The Walking Dead in South Africa, a local ad company produced a (fairly realistic) fake trailer for a romantic comedy, and then showed it to a theater full of people unaware they were about to be visited by a walker.
Trust me, it all makes sense in the end.