I mean who watches commercials for fun? Well, now, WE do. Old Spice, we salute you, and in turn have compiled the 42 greatest ads for helping us smell better. Also, why 42? Because we're nerds. It's almost apparent that wearing Old Spice should be an additional guideline to the commandments of man law.
What are the best Old Spice commercials? We've combed through Old Spice commercials on YouTube and believe that these 42 represent the finest in Old Spice advertising. Sit back, relax and enjoy these commercials.
Adventures of Swagger Man
This unbelievably awesome video was the winner of the "Make An Old Spice Swagger Commercial" contest, once again showing that the coolest marketing department in the country never loses touch with their demographic.
This guy (who now that we all think of it kind of looks like McLovin's character in Kick-Ass) kills an alien spaceship with the power of his Swagger.Will Smith ain't got nothin on McLovin Lite.
Showing once again that it's not okay for a guy to compliment another guy in a way that's brutally, shamefully honest, here's a commercial that shows the effects of Old Spice body wash on not only women, but other men.Supple = the operative word.
Smell Like a Man, Man
This montage of short commercials features the video spots of the "Smell Like a Man, Man" campaign, showing the body wash next to a "man"'s hand doing the most manly things imaginable.
From breaking exercise equipment, to ripping out chest hair to breaking through pretty pictures, these commercials show the audience exactly what a man should be like... next to the product they want men to buy. Genius.
Also, WTF is going on in the last one? THIS, friends, is why Old Spice wins at commercials.
What Women Want
In the 1970s, commercials alone showed us why that was the best decade for truly horrifying horror movies with this voiceover.
The Point of View of this commercial:
A man that is basically Mel Gibson in the movie What Women Want, or some kind of terrifying powerful telepath that approaches women then slowly goes in kissably close as they talk to him.