Feb 03, 2014 Seahawks. Broncos. Joe Namath's fur coat. There was plenty to argue about over Sunday's Super Bowl. But the one thing everyone can agree on is that RadioShack scored huge with its 30second spot, " The Phone Call, " chockablock with popculture icons of the '80s. Mar 12, 2014 A Radio Shack store is invaded by several 80s icons, including Chucky, circa" Child's Play# 2.
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Lightweight and portable, Radio Shack gets a call from the 80s, and icons from the 80s invade the store and dismantle it in this popular 2014 SuperBowl commercial.
Chucky circa 1988 is there along with Alf, Devo, Jason, Mary Lou Retton, Dee Snyderand many more. (Animatronic Chucky character by Alterian, Inc. ) The Super Bowl doubled as throwback Sunday for RadioShack, with the brand unveiling a hilarious new ad that pays tribute to the most beloved celebrities from 80s pop culture.
From Hulk Hogan to Chucky, the 80s superstars invade and ransack a typical RadioShack retail outlet (the rampage meant to assure customers that the chain will Radio Shack's Superbowl commercial was an 80s themed mishmash of characters. and one of them was none other than Teen Wolf! (in his 80s basketball outfit and all: ) ) The commercial opens with a couple of Radio Shack employees one of whom is on the phone. The clip reveals the first looks at two characters: returning actor Steve Harrington (Joe Keery) and newcomer Robin (Maya Hawke), both of whom work at an ice cream shop known as Scoops Ahoy.
But it also lovingly spotlights reallife '80s mall fixtures like Orange Julius, WaldenBooks, Radio Shack and Sam Goody, for all you dinosaurs out With# InWithTheNew Radio Shack wants us to know that they've (finally) changed. They tell us by illustrating the old joke" the 80s called" adding" They want their store back. ". Some of our favorite 80's horror icons made an appearance in this fun Radio Shack commercial, including Jason Voohees, Teen Wolf, Chucky from CHILD'S PLAY and everyone's favorite green ghost, Slimer.
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