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Old Spice Manmercial

A commercial for Old Spice that aired in February 2010.

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Look at your man, now back at me

  • Feb 19, 2010
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This commercial makes no SENSE at all.  It reminds me of that pic of Darth Vader on the shoreline, pouring himself a cup of Brita.  Exactly.. it doesn't make any sense.

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The ad wasn't run during the Superbowl.  Weird, right?  Instead of putting millions of dollars into a single 30 second spot.. Old Spice created a number of ads to play before movies like "Valentine's Day" and Avatar.  They've also started a viral ad campaign online.

But by itself, the ad is a hit.  "Look at your man.  Now, back at me."  The character is smug and arrogant.  He tells you that you (or your man) smells like a lady.  And as soon as you start using Old Spice, you can have oysters with two tickets to whatever you like.. or diamonds.  Heck, you can even ride a horse.

Even backwards.

I can't wait for the next commercials.  This guy is gonna hit it big.. bigger than that Sprite dude.

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February 23, 2010
I just absolutely can't stand that commercial!
February 19, 2010
Darnit, Justice, you just totally ruined dating for me!  How is any guy going to live up to this?  Oh wait, all I have to do is get him some Old Spice, huh? ;P
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review by . February 19, 2010
posted in Awesomeness
Goodbye, Future Husband.
I mean, how could I possibly look at, or want another man after watching this commercial?      Check him out in this mere 30 second time frame...  Chiseled, with a deep husky voice.  In just a bath towel.  And apparently, he smells good.  Oh look, now he's on a boat.  Buh-bye, bath towel around waist.   Hello, shirt over shoulders.  Apparently, he still smells good.  Now he has an oyster in his hand.  And look!  He's got …
Quick Tip by . March 26, 2010
This old spice ad was shown at the #SXSWi #neuromarketing panel as it is a satirical view of marketing.
Quick Tip by . March 09, 2010
made me laugh out loud... random and hilarious.
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Justice Erolin ()
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Hmm... let's see.    I'm a 20-something living in Los Angeles, CA. I was born and raised here, with the exception of a 3 year stint in the Philippines. This "long" vacation helped … more
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The "The Man Your Man Could Smell Like" Old Spice ad campaign was created by Portland, Oregon-based ad agency Wieden + Kennedy and stars actor and former NFL player Isaiah Mustafa.
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