CORONA

Corona Demand Is Growing Faster (And More Furiously) Than Supply Can Keep Up With

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Corona showed up in 'Furious 7's Paul Walker tribute and now it's the number one imported beer in the US.

LINKS

Last Week’s Hot Links, With Laremy

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From 'Entourage's epic product placement deals to Oculus porn to Jessica Alba's burgeoning tampon empire, Laremy's got your week in miniature.

furious 7

‘Furious 7′ Is The Glorious, Proudly Idiotic Masterpiece Michael Bay Has Been Trying To Make His Entire Career

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'Furious 7' is the gloriously idiotic, jingoism-tinged pro wrestling morality play Michael Bay has been trying to make for his entire career.

MODERN FAMILY

Next Week’s ‘Modern Family’ Was Shot Entirely On iPhones And iPads

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On the Feb. 25 episode of 'Modern Family,' the Pritchetts and Dunphys spend the entire show talking through their Apple products.

#Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shill Cheesy Bites Pizza In New Pizza Hut Tie-In Ad

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The 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' star in this new Pizza Hut ad because why wouldn't they? It's already a 90-minute cross-branding opportunity.

#Ant Man

Was Product Placement A Factor In Edgar Wright Leaving Ant-Man?

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Was product placement a factor in Edgar Wright leaving Ant-Man?

#X Men: Days of Future Past

Fox Might Want to Rethink Their X-Men Tie-In With ‘eXtreme Creme’ Twinkies

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"Twinkies eXtreme creme!" For a limited time only. Which is probably best.

product placement

The Chinese Edit of Iron Man 3 Sounds Awesome

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You know we've come a long way when the formerly Maoist regime of China is not only allowing their citizens to watch films from the greedy imperialist west, but they're cutting said films in order to add more consumer advertising.

robert zemeckis

Reverse Product Placement: Anheuser Busch doesn’t like Denzel drinking its brews

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Anheuser-Busch is asking Paramount to obscure the logos of Budweiser beer in Robert Zemeckis's Flight, saying they didn't participate in the production and don't want their product associated with Denzel Washington's portrayal of an alcoholic pilot.

The Hobbit

Denny’s is offering Hobbit breakfasts now

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If Wahlburgers thought they were going to own the movie-related food market, they've got another thing coming, because MGM is partnering with Denny's to offer Hobbit-themed breakfasts, second breakfasts, elevenses, afternoon tea, etc.

THE AVENGERS

New Avengers deleted scene has Stan Lee, Acura ads, moping

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With The Avengers hitting DVD September 25th, more and more deleted and alternate scenes are starting to show up online.

SKYFALL

James Bond Just Wants To Chug A Brew, Bro

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In a move that probably would have helped MGM avoid nearly losing the entire franchise, James Bond – both the character and the man who plays him – will be used to shill for Heineken a little heavier than usual as the release of Skyfall approaches.

product placement

NBC: Low Ratings, High Product Placement

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Man, if I watched “Chuck,” that totally would have been the reason why I went to get a Subway sandwich during my lunch break today.

Warner Bros.

(UPDATE) Get ready for ‘Guy Ritchie’s Cannonball Run, Presented by GM’

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(Story updated, 10/19/2011, 2:14 pm et -- scroll to bottom for the latest) General Motors is looking to get together with a Hollywood studio to remind us why we go to the movies: to see two-hour commercials.

#Comics

PvP Discovers the Magic of Product Placement

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It’s not enough for a webcomic creator to be a great artist, a sparkling writer, and a high-energy networker; they also have to be brilliant entrepreneurs.

#shia labeouf

Oliver Stone drops bombshell: Product placement helped pay for Wall Street 2

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I never would've guessed it after watching Shia LaBeouf chug a five-hour energy, down a Patron shot, drink a Heineken, and then wink at the camera, but according to a new revelation, Oliver Stone's Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps got paid for product placement.

ROLAND EMMERICH

DISASTER PORN: NOW W MORE CAR PORN

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This is a screencap from the latest 2012 clip to hit the web (watch it below).

transformers

MICHAEL BAY PHONE ENDORSEMENT FAIL

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At a recent event, LG's president of mobile products Juno Cho was showing off his company's big money sponsorship deal with Transformers when he invited Michael Bay onstage in front of LG employees.


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