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The Real Brad Pitt Chanel Ad Vs. SNL's: Can You Tell the Difference?

by Caryn James
October 21, 2012 10:00 AM
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Just try to tell them apart. Brad Pitt’s recently unveiled commercial for Chanel No. 5 is so loaded with high-flown, nonsensical language that it out-parodies itself without any help from satirists. But SNL’s Taram Killam offers a very funny take on the commercial anyway, which includes Pitt saying to the off-screen director: “You want me to sound less coherent? Really?” Now that would explain a lot.

In real life, the director was Joe Wright, who presumably has a better script for Anna Karenina. Here are the real thing and the close approximation:

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  • Riswas | October 24, 2012 10:42 PMReply

    Could it be possible that the ridiculousness of the real ad could work in some perverse way and drive up sales of Chanel No. 5?

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