Commercial Break: Star Wars remixed in Adidas World Cup ad
Back to the World Cup ads then. You see, it looked as though it wasn’t going to get any better than Nike’s effort which launched last week, but Adidas had this snuck away in their locker.
What they’ve given us is David Beckham, Daft Punk, Snoop Dogg (wielding a lightsaber), Franz Beckenbauer, Noel Gallagher, Ian Brown and many more more, spliced into the iconic Cantina scene from Star Wars.
What has it got to do with the World Cup? Fuck all. Are we tickled by it? Just a bit. Does Franz Beckenbauer wear the eye patch with aplomb? Definitely.
Oh, and we’ve also got one with Peter Beardsley plugging a chair with a fridge in it…