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IKEA's Spooky Spot
Paying tribute to the 1980 movie rendition of Stanley Kubrick’s classic novel; The Shining, BBH Asia Pacific have created a super spoo...
23 Oct 2014
Pribumi Wants Its Advertising Dues
Two years ago, founder of local advertising agency Astana International, Datuk Shafri Mohamad lamented that ad agencies owned by Bumip...
23 Oct 2014
120 Degrees of Togetherness in Samsung Deepavali Ad
A Caucasian man joins a Malaysian Indian family to celebrate Deepavali in the Samsung ad created by Leo Burnett to promote its newly-ar...
23 Oct 2014

Of Spoofs and Successes

The recent video produced for Thorne Travel, a Scottish travel agent company, created a lot of lively online discussion. Once the thing went viral, a lot of people who watched the ad reacted in different ways: whether it could be called a spoof or not, or, if it were, was it done in good taste?
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