Save Ferris! And The Soup Nazi! What is it, 1989?
Ferris Bueller is back! Well, Matthew Broderick AS Ferris Bueller is back. Honda has one of the early front runners for best Super Bowl commercial with this revisit to the 1985 classic “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”. Ferris, uh, I mean MATTHEW decides he’s too sick to work, and takes the day off. Sounds familiar, doesn’t it?
I could tell you the story of the commercial, but why do that when I can show you. Here’s Honda’s “‘Matthew’s Day Off’ Extended Version”
Swing batter, batter, batter…swing, batter.
UPDATE: I just saw that the Soup Nazi from Seinfeld is going to be in a Super Bowl Commercial too, with–guess who–Jerry Seinfeld AND Jay Leno!! Jerry, the chin and “No Soup For You” is in an ad for the Acura NSX! It’s the battle of the car companies with 1980’s-90’s pop icons. Who Knew!
Here’s Jerry’s spot…