M&M's Characters Poke Fun at Blockbusters in Oscars Ad

BBDO New York Puts the Chocolate in Sticky Situations

Published on Feb 19, 2015

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A gravelly voice-over, a clandestine park bench meeting and a too-quick countdown to a big boom -- M&M's colorful characters re-enact scenes we've seen time and again in major motion pictures. Agency BBDO New York has a little fun putting the talking candy-covered chocolates in precarious situations, much to their dismay. The spot, set to air during the Oscars this Sunday, provides a gentle reminder that M&M's may be a big part of movie-watching, but they really don't have any place in movie-making.

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Feb 19, 2015

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