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Watch: Samuel L. Jackson Needs To Find Organic Mushrooms In iPhone/Siri Ad

Photo of Kevin Jagernauth By Kevin Jagernauth | The Playlist April 18, 2012 at 2:05PM

Despite "The Avengers" marketing team tying the superhero franchise into every conceivable consumer good known to man, here's one opportunity they missed. Samuel L. Jackson stars in another celeb-led spot (following Zooey Deschanel's yesterday) for iPhone 4/Siri, which seems weird to us because isn't the whole point of this thing about how it can help everyday people and not famous actors who have assistants to do this stuff for them anyway?
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Samuel L. Jackson iPhone

Despite "The Avengers" marketing team tying the superhero franchise into every conceivable consumer good known to man, here's one opportunity they missed. Samuel L. Jackson stars in another celeb-led spot (following Zooey Deschanel's yesterday) for iPhone 4/Siri, which seems weird to us because isn't the whole point of this thing about how it can help everyday people and not famous actors who have assistants to do this stuff for them anyway?

Anyhow, this spot finds Jackson using Siri to help him prepare dinner, but if you ask us, this ad would have better if he had been screaming, "What does Marcellus Wallace look like?" [AdRants]

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