Saturday, March 28, 2015

Milton Bradley Yahtzee Commercial (1981)

This classic commercial is for the Milton Bradley game Yahtzee and aired in 1981. The announcer states that this game is perfect for a rainy day, when traveling, and when on vacation. The spot ends with mention of Triple Yahtzee, Challenge Yahtzee, and Word Yahtzee. It is fun to look back and see the times when a family would sit around a table playing board games.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Stay Alive Game Commercial- Vincent Price (1981)

Stay Alive was a strategy game in which players try keeping their marbles from falling through holes in the game board while trying to make their opponents marbles fall through. It was originally produced by Milton Bradley in 1971. This commercial aired in 1981 and features actor Vincent Price.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Domino's Pizza Commercial (1981)

This classic commercial for Domino's Pizza aired in 1981 and promotes their fast delivery service. At the time, Domino's Pizza had a guarantee that customers would receive their pizzas within 30 minutes of placing an order or they would receive the pizzas free. The spot ends with the jingle "Domino's Pizza Delivers".

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Michelob Beer Commercial- Cheryl Ladd (1976)

This commercial for Michelob Beer aired in 1976 and features actress Cheryl Ladd. Actor John Forsythe is the announcer. This promotion included the classic jingle "Weekends were made for Michelob".