The 22 Most Hilariously Blatant Uses Of Product Placement In Movies & TV

I get it. Making movies is tough and expensive, and sometimes even the most dignified filmmakers have to stoop to include product placement just to get their movies made. Like in this scene from Canadian auteur Michael Myers' Wayne's World:

 

...or this scene from Happy Gilmore:

 

All kidding aside, real product placement can be just as bad. Perfect example? I, Robot, where Will Smith worships at the altar of his "CONVERSE ALL-STARS! VINTAGE 2004!" shoes, despite the fact that the movie's set in the future:

 

And it doesn't stop there. Check out all these hilariously glaring product placements:

 

Nine Apple Devices On Screen At The Same Time, House of Cards

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At Least, Unlike Modern Family's Phil, They Don't Love Apple More Than Their Actual Wives

 

The Subway Ad On Chuck So Blatant It Literally Paid For The Show

 

The Magical Walking Dead Hyundai, That Survives The Zombie Apocalypse Unscratched

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Q From Skyfall Will Only Save The World With A Sony Vaio

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Good Thing James Franco Brought His Capital One No Hassle Card In 127 Hours, Otherwise He Might Have Faced A Hassle

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Megan Fox Got Her Hot Transformers Bod By Eating Exclusively Burger King For 20+ Years

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In The Future Of The Island, Xbox Will Make Punching Women Fun

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But Punching Robots Is Only Cool At Bing Arena (Real Steel)

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Good Ol' Bing: The Only Search Engine The Cops On Hawaii Five-0 Shoehorn Into Conversations

 

Put It On A Microsoft Surface And It Can Solve Crimes For Sherlock F*cking Holmes (Elementary)

 

Tech Advertising Has Come A Long Way From The Wizard's Power Glove :(

 

The Thomas Crown Affair Was All Aboard The Pepsi One Sinking Ship

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The Director Of Josie and the Pussycats Swears This Is A Joke, But I Feel A Strange Urge To Do Laundry At Target

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eHarmony Guarantees You Kristen Wiig's Eternal Love (The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty)

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If You Can Watch This Smallville Acuvue Ad Without Feeling Vomit Creep Up Your Throat, You're Already A Robot And I Can't Save You

 

This Was Actually Aired As Sex and the City, Not As Part Of An Amazon.com Shareholders Meeting

 

At Least 30 Rock Was Funny About It

 

Take It Away, Four-Minute Ronald McDonald Dance Sequence (Mac And Me)

 

Which one makes your stomach churn the most? Let us know in the comments!

 

Check out the 8 Most Blatant Product Placements In Video Games!