Tag Archives: halloween

Is Burger King and David’s Halloween madness actually the new normal?

Hope they’re having a fun Halloween in France (as elsewhere) as President Macron’s new lockdown clamps down. Our correspondent Serge (on his second bottle already) tells us there are massive traffic jams as people try to escape the cities. Burger ...

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Is adam&eve’s Halloween horror movie for Mars Temptations the cat’s whiskers?

No idea what adam&eveDDB has up its sleeve for John Lewis this Christmas but the agency has had another opportunity to flex its movie-making abilities. For Mars’ Temptations cat treats this Halloween. In the middle of an ambitious multi-media/social effort ...

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Insurer Geico finds a witching use for Halloween

It’s nearly Halloween (alas) but at least Geico and The Martin Agency have found a way to shoehorn it to some use, to plug its renters insurance. Especially handy when your third room mate is a witch. There’ll be complaints ...

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VML launches Halloween killer shocker – for charity

Pretty resistant to Halloween but lots of people (kids) seem to love it. This Halloween agency VML is supporting the Spitalfields Crypt Trust – which helps homeless people in East London – with this film The Killer 360 by Tom ...

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BBH scores for Tesco with Halloween ‘Spookermarket’

It will soon, you may have noticed, be Halloween – an occasion for groan-worthy marketing if ever there was one. But it’s big business these days it seems. Complete madness: I was in Stockholm at the weekend and there was ...

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Halloween’s Silenced night

Never let it be said that MAA is too po-faced to enter into the spirit of the occasion. Here for your delight is the season’s spookiest Hallowe’en ad, as measured by YouTube hits (nearly 23 million). Produced by SuperHeroes for ...

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George Parker: the last word on ‘Orrible Halloween

Penny for the Guy, governor… And what Guy would that be? When I first came to America, long before most of you were born, I remember popping in to my New York bank one late October day to cash a ...

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