Super Bowl Commercials

Take Ad Break From Reality

Tim Phillips | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Tech
Tim Phillips

This is what using CGI and VFX brings. It makes the impossible possible in the context of a great ad. And it's very important to realise that the reverse is not true. CGI does NOT make a great ad just by making the impossible possible.

What's an Advert Worth on Super Bowl Sunday?

Stuart Forster | Posted 05.02.2017 | UK Sport
Stuart Forster

The most sought-after advertising spots are those dovetailed around the Super Bowl's halftime show, in which some of the biggest names in music have performed. Coldplay will take to the stage this year.

The New 'Minions' Trailer Is Here And It's As Glorious As You Hoped It Would Be

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Universal Pictures has unleashed the long-awaited Super Bowl spot for the upcoming 'Minions' film. The 'Despicable Me' prequel will land in cinemas...

Jon Stewart Vs Coca-Cola Haters

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Coca-Cola's Super Bowl commercial upset some people with its 'un-Americanism'. To wit: that it involved people sing 'America The Beautiful' in various...

Is This The Best Advert Ever? Possibly.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Comedy

It's Breaking Bad's 'Just call Saul!' - on meth. Yes, personal injury lawyer Jamie Casino, from Georgia, USA, may have just made the most epic adv...

WATCH: This Is Apple's Terrifying 1985 Follow-Up To Its Classic Super Bowl Ad

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Tech

When, 30 years ago this weekend, Apple broadcast an advert for its new Macintosh computers during the Super Bowl, it changed the world of advertising....

The Budweiser Super Bowl Advert: A Plot Point Breakdown

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Comedy

It's heartwarming. It stars a pair of animals. Its soundtrack is a soppy acoustic song. Yes, the Budweiser Super Bowl advert is the American equiva...

Are Critics of Beyonce's 'Risque' Super Bowl Performance Unaware of What the Super Bowl Represents?

Sheila Hageman | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sheila Hageman

The Super Bowl is supposed to be 'family-friendly?' Since when? My husband and I have no interest in sports, but if we did, I'm sure we would know what kind of entertainment content was going to be on tap for the halftime show. I mean, isn't this the same show where Janet Jackson 'accidentally' had a wardrobe malfunction?

WATCH: Bar Refaeli Kisses Nerd In Super Bowl Ad

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK Comedy

In football terms, the Baltimore Ravens won Sunday's Super Bowl. But in advertising terms, it was internet domain company GoDaddy who came out on top....

WATCH: Doritos Funny Ad Competition - The Finalists

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Comedy

Fancy crisp-makers Doritos have just announced the five finalists in their annual ‘Crash The Super Bowl’ contest - a competition that's open to al...

WATCH: Moonwalking French Bulldog Sells Shoes With Style

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Comedy

As Volkswagen and LucasFilm will tell you, an easy way to get everyone to love your brand is to add one magic ingredient: cute dogs. Skechers have...