--- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Peter <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> --- Alex Stanley <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> wrote:
> > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "authfriend"
> > <jstein@> wrote:
> > >
> > > This 1980s three-minute commercial for Isuzu,
> > > according to PC World's Steve Bass, was made 
> > > without special effects or CGI.
> > > 
> > > YouTube:
> > > http://tinyurl.com/zlx7z

The truly amazing part of this commercial is that
there are no stunt drivers. This is just what every-
day traffic is like in Paris.  :-)

> > Nice driving! Too bad the cars were so fugly.
> > 
> > There's also the Rube Goldberg Honda commercial:
> > 
> > http://tinyurl.com/leh5z
> > 
> > I remember reading an article about that commercial
> > when it first came
> > out, and it was also not CGI. They just did take
> > after take after
> > take, for hours on end, and finally it worked
> > perfectly, and the crew
> > was stunned when it finally worked.
> 
> Having worked in TV production for many years in my
> first career, I doubt such a complex sequence would be
> left to chance and shot over and over again until it
> came out right. It would cost way too much because of
> the time involved. A producer would say ,"NO WAY" to
> the expense. I believe the production story is just a
> fun, false story. 

Bzzzzzzt. Nice try, but no cigar:

http://www.snopes.com/autos/business/hondacog.asp








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