TITLE

Movie placement's not always productive

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, Timothy M.
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;1/9/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 9, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a number of eccentric appearances of brand names in various films released in 2003 in the U.S. Type of product advertised in the film "Italian Job"; Depiction of Ramada Inn in the film "Calendar Girls"; Way in which the Lexus car is shown in the film "Terminator 3."
ACCESSION #
11924127

 

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