03/02/2014 03:36 GMT | Updated 03/02/2014 05:59 GMT

Super Bowl XLVIII TV Spots: Amazing Spider-Man 2, Noah And More (VIDEO)

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Arguably more exciting than the football on display during the Super Bowl are the number of commercials made and aired specifically to coincide with one of the most-viewed sporting events on the planet.

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These also include TV spots of upcoming films. Occasionally it is a 30-second clip from the feature but, more commonly, it is an impressively edited teaser which heightens anticipation ahead of its release date.

During Super Bowl XLVIII, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Noah, Need for Speed, Captain America: The Winter Soldier and, last and very much least, Transformers 4 all featured.