There were a lot of people last night, on American TV, to sell the American dream, now in the midst of energy transition…
Like every year, the Super Bowl is the place to be for the Hollywood elite. Not in the stands to see the match, but on the small screen, to show off. And last night, between two passes from Matthew Stafford, Uncle Sam viewers saw a crowd of superstars. Apart from the surprise comeback event of Sopranosimply out of competition, here is our ranking of the best Super Bowl 2022 ads.
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15) Community : the reunion
They spent years waging war on each other in Greendale. Joel McHale and Ken Jeong still disagree, even when it comes to peanuts…
14) Gwyneth Paltrow eats her candle
Nicholas Braun of Succession (aka Cousin Greg) crosses paths with the star of Daily Show Trevor Noah and actress Jennifer Coolidge (White Lotus) to promote Uber Eats in this unlikely ad. With a Gwyneth Paltrow cameo as a bonus…
13) Between former Scrubs
Zach Braff and Donald Faison reunited to sell home internet service (to the tune of “I Feel Pretty” from West Side Story).
12) Matthew McConaughey back on Earth
Matthew McConaughey winks at Interstellar to keep your feet on the ground in this green ad for Mark Zuckerberg’s Metaverse.
11) Lindsay Lohan and Dennis Rodman are in a boat…
Lindsay Lohan gleefully pokes fun at herself in this gym clip, laughing along the way with Dennis Rodman, Danny Trejo and William Shatner.
10) Eugene Levy almost in the MCU for Brie Larson
Reunion alert Schitt’s Creek ! Eugene Levy drives a luxury electric Nissan for the beautiful eyes of Brie Larson and returns a superhero in front of two other Marvel stars, Danai Gurira and Dave Bautista… and in passing, he says hello to Catherine O’Hara.
9) Demi Moore and Mila Kunis avoid the worst
Two Mrs. Ashton Kutcher for the price of one! Demi Moore (who was married to the actor from 2005 to 2013) crosses paths with Mila Kunis (who married Kutcher in 2015) in a high school reunion that almost turns into a bun… good tackle to Hollywood futility for an ISP brand.
8) Inside Scarlett Johansson’s head
Scarlett Johansson has bad breath when she wakes up in the morning! With her real husband in town, the comedian SNL Colin Jost, she advertises Amazon Alexa’s voice assistant, which can almost read your thoughts…
7) Tommy Lee Jones is not Nick Jonas
Tommy Lee Jones, Leslie Jones, Rashida Jones prove that all Joneses all drive Toyotas. And the rule even applies to Jonas!
6) She succeeds everywhere Zendaya
Zendaya is a superstar and the actress of No Way Home is a self-made woman told by André 3000 from OutKast, which traces the rise of Sally… Soon the film?
5) Larry David, eternally dissatisfied
It is well known, Larry David does not like anything. The star of Curb Your Enthusiasm pokes fun at all of mankind’s inventions in this cryptocurrency ad.
4) The God Schwarzy
Arnold Schwarzenegger becomes Zeus, king of the gods of Olympus retired with his wife Hera, played by Salma Hayek, who saves him from mortal boredom with an electric car…
3) Mike Myers created Baby Evil
And here comes the Doctor from Hell again! Mike Myers replays the villain ofAustin Powers for an electric car and reunites all the original cast, with Rob Lowe (as No. 2), Seth Green (as Scott Evil his son) and Mindy Sterling (as Frau Farbissina). With a guest star Baby from Hell, even more “cute” than Baby Yoda…
2) Old pals Seth Rogen and Paul Rudd
Seth Rogen and Paul Rudd eat chip’s, reminisce about their friendship and rock out to the sounds of Shania Twain in this nostalgic, geek culture-boosted ad.
1) The Cable Guy is back!
Jim Carrey is at it again tripped ! Ernie “Chip” Douglas, the infamous cable installer of 1996, is back to haunt the home of Geraldine Viswanathan (Miracle Workers). And it has lost none of its touch of madness…