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Product placement slideshow: House of Cards 2

House Of Cards 2

On February 14 American streaming service Netflix released all 13 episodes of House of Cards season 2. The first season became a huge hit in 2013 and in the beginning of February Netflix announced that the show had been renewed for a third season. The series got several Emmy and ... Read More »

Product placement slideshow: House of Cards

Product placement in House of Cards

After Netflix released its TV series House of Cards a lot of unsatisfied viewers vented their frustration on Twitter. Messages such as two below continue to appear on my Twitter feed: “Worst product placement I’ve seen yet: Majority Whip Kevin Spacey in House of Cards asking another congressman about his ... Read More »

Product placement and the film industry: Strange bedfellows of a different kind

* This is guest post written by Kristine King On October 9, 2012 Skyfall, the 23rd installment of James Bond, opened in theaters after a much publicized marketing deal of product integration negotiated by producers for financing the project. This not only allowed the film to move forward, it also ... Read More »

Supercut: sunglasses from the movies

What would you say, which sunglasses had the most memorable appearance in the movies? Ray-Ban in Top Gun, Oakley in Mission: Impossible 2, Oliver Peoples in Fight Club, several slick and modern models in The Matrix or some other brand elsewhere? My choice would be Ray-Ban in Risky Business. I ... Read More »

Product placement in pictures: American Reunion

American Reunion is the fourth and hopefully the last installment of the American Pie series. It started in 1999 with the hugely successful movie American Pie, which was made for a meager $11 million, but grossed more than $230 million worldwide. In the first movie we got to know Jim, ... Read More »