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best commercial ever!

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by jasonbraatz, Apr 15, 2003.


  1. jasonbraatz

    jasonbraatz

    Oct 18, 2000
    Oakland, CA
    http://home.attbi.com/~bernhard36/honda-ad.html


    not for dialup users (it's a movie converted to flash, and about 5 meg)


    you UK guys have seen this already, but we didn't get it in the US. this thing was done in one continuous take (out of 600+ tries!) and uses no CG or anything. :eek:
     
  2. :cool: Very cool, I love stuff like that
     
  3. BigBohn

    BigBohn

    Sep 29, 2001
    WPB, Florida
    Yeah, I saw that on the V6accord.com forum. Very neat.
     
  4. Professor X

    Professor X

    Apr 15, 2002
    Motown
    Ahhh I love "Rube Goldberg" Machines like that!
     
  5. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    RUBE!
     
  6. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Upon a second viewing...are you sure that's not "helped?" That muffler rolls aweful far, and those tires seem to be moving pretty slow to be able to roll uphill...
     
  7. SlavaF

    SlavaF

    Jul 31, 2002
    Edmonton AB
    Pretty cool, although it is a bit long...
     
  8. jasonbraatz

    jasonbraatz

    Oct 18, 2000
    Oakland, CA
    i guess they were precisely weighted with bolts..here's a cool article about it:

     
  9. Phat Ham

    Phat Ham

    Feb 13, 2000
    DC
    :eek:
     
  10. Pretty cool.

    Once everything was done, I would have melted all the parts down into a big puddle, and sunk it in the ocean. No one else should be able to do that again :D
     
  11. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member Administrator

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    wow. what happens after the power window goes down? mine stopped there.
     
  12. jasonbraatz

    jasonbraatz

    Oct 18, 2000
    Oakland, CA
    it gets better....try it again :D
     
  13. john turner

    john turner You don't want to do that. Trust me. Staff Member Administrator

    Mar 14, 2000
    atlanta ga
    holy cow! :eek: that's awesome.
     
  14. christoph h.

    christoph h.

    Mar 26, 2001
    Germany
    i'd like to see "the way that things go".
    HALF AN HOUR! :eek:
     
  15. That is definitely one of the coolest ads ever:cool:
     
  16. moley

    moley

    Sep 5, 2002
    Hampshire, UK
    No way!! I've seen the ad on TV, but I assumed there was all sorts of editing and trickery of various kinds going on.

    One continuous take, no tricks? Wow!!