Friday, August 29, 2014

Martini & Rossi Wine Commercial- Angie Dickinson (1978)

In this classic commercial, Angie Dickinson explains that while in her white mood feeling light and sunny, she prefers Martini & Rossi Dry. A wine "with a taste all its own".

Monday, August 25, 2014

Eastern Airlines Commercial (1965)

This classic black and white commercial for Eastern Airlines aired in 1965. It showcases the many fun travel destinations offered including Mexico, Puerto Rico, and Miami. The announcer states that "Every year, more people chose this point to the sun because Eastern's service is as warm as the destination". It ends with tagline "Number one to the sun".

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed- Movie Trailer (1969)

Movie trailer for Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed, a 1969 British horror film starring Peter Cushing, Freddie Jones, Veronica Carlson and Simon Ward. This is the fifth in a series of Hammer films and follows Baron Victor Frankenstein as he tries brain surgery to save an associate who went mad. This film was released on May 22, 1969.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Avon Lipstick Deluxe Commercial (1960s)

This classic 1960s commercial features Avon's new Lipstick Deluxe. It came packaged with a silver cap and shimmering jewel-like appliqué. Touted as the lipstick "that you've always wished for", Lipstick Deluxe was said to be "light as sheer silk against your skin" and would last for hours and hours. The promotional spot ends with the classic "Ding Dong, Avon Calling".