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Case ([personal profile] case) wrote in [community profile] fandomsecrets2017-09-09 04:08 pm

[ SECRET POST #3602 ]

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(Anonymous) 2017-09-09 10:22 pm (UTC)(link)
I'm glad. Biopics are voyeuristic and disrespectful. Who ever wants their dirty laundry aired like that for the world to see? Especially to make a bunch of a-holes you've never met rich? It's almost as bad as using CGI to make the dead perform, like "Tupac" in concert or Audrey's ghost shilling chocolates and capri pants. If they want to endorse a thing or tell a story themselves in life, fine, but making shit up after they're gone, just to make a buck, is awful.
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[personal profile] poisonyoulove 2017-09-09 10:53 pm (UTC)(link)
Like Tupac or Audrey? But... you've seen the Fred Astaire Dirt Devil commercial, right?
(Not defending it, just thought it odd you didn't mention it)
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[personal profile] arcadiaego 2017-09-10 12:05 am (UTC)(link)
God I hate that Hepburn chocolate ad. Real uncanny valley stuff.
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[personal profile] greghousesgf 2017-09-10 02:33 am (UTC)(link)
why would they use anybody that skinny to sell chocolate?

(Anonymous) 2017-09-10 03:30 am (UTC)(link)
To convince people who are concerned about their weight that they can eat chocolate and still be as thin as Audrey Hepburn.
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[personal profile] greghousesgf 2017-09-10 03:32 am (UTC)(link)
oh, give me a break.

(Anonymous) 2017-09-10 03:44 am (UTC)(link)
You don't think that the purpose of putting thin, attractive people in commercials is to convince consumers that if they purchase the product, they too will be thin and attractive?
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[personal profile] greghousesgf 2017-09-10 03:47 am (UTC)(link)
I think people who write ads must think everybody is stupid.

(Anonymous) 2017-09-10 03:58 am (UTC)(link)
Well, yes, they most likely do.

(Anonymous) 2017-09-10 04:41 pm (UTC)(link)
I don't think they give two shits about people's intelligence good or bad, they just do what they know works, and there is a long, clear history of skinny, attractive people being an effective way to sell things. Scoffing at it doesn't make it untrue.