IS IT JUST US OR DID THE U.S. SEEM TO JUST NOW DISCOVER THE WORLD CUP? THIS YEAR, THE LARGEST BRANDS ARE PUTTING OUT CREATIVE OF SUPER BOWL CALIBER FOR THE 2014 WORLD CUP IN BRAZIL. WHILE THESE ARE FOUR OF THE OUR FAVORITE PICKS FROM THE SWATH OF COMMERCIALS TAKING UP RESIDENCE ON PRIME TIME TELEVISION, WE COULD EASILY SHARE A DOZEN MORE BEING PRODUCED BY EVERY BRAND FROM COCA COLA TO ADIDAS.
1) DUREX TELLS US #DONTFAKEIT
You can only guess how this plays out.
2) THE WORLD IS THREATENED BY CLONES; WHAT DO WE DO NOW?
Nike may just have the answer in this animated, action packed short.
3) OLD SPICE, MEET BRAZIL.
The uber-ripped Old Spice icon, Terry Crews screams his way through an underground tunnel to Egypt, a snow cone, the Moon and finally, Brazil in this World Cup ad.
4) SAMSUNG RECRUITS LIONEL MESSI TO LEAD THE FIGHT AGAINST...ALIENS?
The Argentinan soccer phenom is chased by government agents in the most acrobatic and stylistic spot of the season.