Movies

Blog posts about product placement in movies.

4 Celebrities Who Played Themselves in Uncut Gems

The 2019 film Uncut Gems became a phenomenon due to Adam Sandler’s star turn as protagonist Howard Ratner, a New York jeweller who gambles not just with money, but with everything he…

Bitcoin on the Screen – 4 Movies Worth Watching

Bitcoin is growing ever more popular as the years pass, even though it has only been around since 2009. Around 42 million bitcoin wallets were in existence at the end of 2019,…

10 Facts only True Harry Potter Fans know

It would be a massive understatement if we said that Harry Potter is a huge franchise. It’s ginormous. The crew of three and everyone else on the cast has found its way…

8 Brands Made Their Way Into Avengers: Infinity War

There is a guest post on B&F where the author speculates about several brands that should have a part in the Avengers: Infinity War, the biggest movie of 2018. Here we’ll check…

Don’t forget about Product Placement Prostitution

I have written several blog posts about shameless product placement. I call it product placement prostitution. Placing a product inside a scene in a way that focuses the viewers’ attention on the…

Product Placement in The Dark Knight

This year marks the tenth anniversary of The Dark Knight, the second movie of Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Trilogy. It stars Christian Bale as Batman and the late Heath Ledger as…

Brooklyn Bicycle’s product placement in The Intern

When I published blog post on product placement in the movie The Intern I stated that there were too many brands in the movie. At that time I haven’t had information that…

The World of Bond Girls

One of the recurring motifs in the James Bond movies are the so-called Bond girls. According to Wikipedia there is a point in every Bond movie when James Bond meets the principal…

Gorenje microwave oven in The Martian

A few days ago I got information that Slovenian kitchen appliance producer Gorenje found their microwave oven in The Martian. I have checked product placement from the movie and wrote blog post…

Product placement in pictures: The Intern

A few weeks ago I received a tweet from a colleague asking me if I had seen The Intern, the latest Robert De Niro movie. He was appalled by the huge number…

Product placement in pictures: The Martian

Can we expect product placement in a movie that is set in the space, more specifically on Mars? Of course. There won’t be alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, headphones and cars, but producers…