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Video / TV Ad

“Google & Gaga”

2011

Google & Lady Gaga make
energetic & effective TV ad
for Chrome web browser.

Video / Film Trailer

“Streets of Philadelphia”

2000-2011

This story about music
in the film Philadelphia
includes film trailer & video.

Video / TV Ad

“Nike’s ‘Revolution’ Ad”

1987-1988

Nike TV advertisement
uses classic Beatles song
to sell athletic shoes.

Video / TV Ad

“JFK Pitchman?”

2009

Omega watch ads use
popular ex-President in his
‘go-to-the-moon’ speech.

Video / Film Clip

“Dirty Dancing”

1987

Film clip shows hot new
way of dancing with 1962
song, ‘Do You Love Me?’

Music Video

“Bette Davis Eyes”

1981 Song

YouTuber creates collage
of famous film star
with Kim Carnes song

Video / TV Ad

“See The U.S. A.”

1952

Dinah Shore sings the
T.V. jingle that made her
& Chevrolet famous.

Video / TV Ad

“Janis & Mercedes-Benz”

1990s

European TV ad for
Mercedes-Benz uses a
Janis Joplin tune.

Video / Film Trailer

“Wall Sreet’s Gekko”

1980s-2010

This story about greedy
Gordon Gekko includes
film trailer in its intro.

Video / Film Trailer

“Big Chill Marketing”

1980s & 1990s

How 1983’s The Big Chill
sparked the use of rock
music in TV ads.

Video / TV Ad

“Levi’s Be My Baby”

1989

A Levi’s jeans ad uses a
1960s’ tune to tell a
“good Samaritan” story.

Video / TV Ad

“Dennis Hopper Ads”

2006-2008

Actor Dennis Hopper
pitches Baby Boomers:
“Dreams Don’t Retire.”

Video / Newsreel

“Sammy Baugh”

1930s-1950s

Sammy Baugh helps
modernize pro football
with the forward pass.

Video / Film Trailer

“Shine A Light”

2008

Movie trailer for Martin
Scorsese’s film on the
Rolling Stones in concert.

Video / TV Ad

“G.E.’s Hot Coal Ad”

2005

General Electric’s ‘hot’ TV
ad gives coal mining a look
that’s not exactly real.

Video / Political Ad

“LBJ’s Atomic Ad”

1964

“Daisy Girl” TV ad of
1964 began practice of
negative campaign ads.

Video / TV Ad

“…Keeps on Ticking”

1950s-1990s

Story about Timex watch
‘torture tests’ w/ celebrities
includes video w/ ice skater.

Video / TV Ad

“Pepsi’s Madonna Ad”

1989

A Madonna television ad
stirs controversy when
it’s linked to music video.

Video / TV Ad

“Start Me Up”

1995

Bill Gates pays millions
for Rolling Stones song to
sell computer software.

Video / Newsreel

“Babe Ruth Honored”

1947-48

The Bambino being
honored & remembered
at the old Yankee Stadium

Video / TV Character

“Max Headroom”

1984-1988

This story of fun-loving
computer-generated being
includes sample video.

Video / TV Ads

“The iPod Silhouettes”

2000-2011

This story on Apple’s
iPod ad campaign includes
7 video ad samples.