Tag: Ray-Ban

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…

Fantastic Four – a guide to brands and characters

Fantastic Four is a fictional superhero team that appeared in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The first issue was released in 1961. This year the Fantastic Four (stylized as Fant4stic) got…

Product placement in pictures: Neighbors

Neighbors is one of those Judd Apatow movies: a raunchy, profane comedy with sex, T&A, drugs and a lot of four-letter words. I have to admit that I like Apatow-ish movies, but…

Product placement slideshow: 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…

Product placement in House of Cards

Product placement slideshow: 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…

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…

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…

Product placement in Happy Endings – Season 1 recap

Happy Endings is an American sitcom which reminds me of Friends for different reasons: three girls and three guys, two of them are married, two of them were almost married, but the…

Product placement in pictures: Morning Glory

Morning Glory is a comedy set in the hilarious and dysfunctional world of morning television. It follows a young news producer Becky Fuller (Rachel McAdams) who just got fired from her job…

Top 40 Product Placements of all time: 10-1

Here it is: the best of the best. The fourth and the last part of the Top 40 product placements of all time. Just a quick reminder – this is my personal…

Product placement highlights – Ray-Ban Aviator

Image via Wikipedia The year 1986 was the breakthrough year for 22-year old Tom Cruise. He led the young pilots in Top Gun, the highest grossing movie of the year, and starred…