Nike+ FuelBand Commercial

  • Dates: - May 2012
  • Type: Television Commercial
  • Genres: Health and Beauty, Sports and Recreation

Description

Guy yelling, "Can you count suckas?" - The Warriors
Indiana Jones running from natives - Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
Basketball
Skateboarding
Scarecrow, Tin Man, Dorothy, The Lion skipping - The Wizard of Oz
Computer animated penguins dancing - Happy Feet
Serena Williams doing split while playing tennis
Many walking funny with high steps - Monty Python's Flying Circus (The Ministry of Silly Walks)
Conductor in white wig - Amadeus
Man in parachute pants and yellow shirt - MC Hammer music video for "U Can't Touch This"
Black and white cartoon - Popeye the Sailor
Flipping slam dunk basketball
Sylvester Stalone trying to catch a chicken - Rocky II
Man doing "The Worm"
Guys on Treadmills - OK Go music video for "Here it Goes Again"
Girl Jumping rope
Guy jumping over a speeding car
Guy hitting tennis ball between his legs while backwards
Boy stacking plastic cups
Michael Cera with a flaming sword - Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
Overhead view of a guy jumping down a flight of stairs on his skateboard
Bruce Lee with Nunchucks / Nunchaku - Enter the Dragon
Jeff Bridges sleeping in a chair with sunglasses on - The Big Lebowski
Spike Lee (aka Mars Blackmon) shaking his head no while looking through basketball hoop/net - old Nike commercial
Spock teleporting in the transporter - Star Trek (The Original Series)
Steve Carell getting his chest waxed - The 40 Year Old Virgin
Kevin James dressed up as a mall security guard and riding a Segway - Paul Blart: Mall Cop
Bugs Bunny getting knocked out in a boxing ring - Rabbit Punch by Merrie Melodies
Man in wheel chair (Aaron Fotheringham) doing a backflip on a half pipe / skateboard ramp
Man in sunglasses and tie running toward camera - Beastie Boys music video for "Sabatage"
Dwarf / little person dancing in a red suit - Twin Peaks (The Man from Another Place)
Ricky Gervais dancing - The Office (UK)
Gladiators / Centurians fighting - 300
Guy doing martial arts kicks on a post at the beach - The Karate Kid (original)
Female tennis player in pink
Conductor in white wig again - Amadeus
Forest Whitaker doing martial arts - Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai
Woman "running" up bamboo pole - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Man in women dressed in black dancing at an funhouse - Grease
Soccer player jumping to kick a ball - ???
Power lifter / weight lifter
Two girls dancing on a ledge - The Breakfast Club
Christopher Walken dancing on an escalator - Fatboy Slim music video for "Weapon of Choice"
Edward Norton punching himself in the face - Fight Club
Man yelling/celebrating? in his house - ???
Chefs hockey players with glasses - Slap Shot
Man sprinting
Boxers
Heavy metal band singing - Iron Maiden music video for "The Number of the Beast"
Ellen Page as a roller derby girl - Whip It
Animated guy and dog - Scooby Doo
Man with crazy hair cutting the hedges - Edward Scissorhands
Guy jumping over people in lawn chairs - Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Computer animated guy punching a shark - Despicable Me
Man in white wig again - Amadeus


Voiceover, Dialog, Spoken Text, Script, or Lyrics

Can you count suckas?

(Lyrics)
Break it on down
I see you baby
Shaking that thing
I see you baby
Shakin' that thang
Close your eyes
Get busy with it
I see you baby
Shaking that ass


Written Text

Running Counts
Jams Count
Style Counts
Splits Count
Walking Counts
Flying Counts
Training Counts
Cardio Counts
Jumping Counts
Stacking Counts
Taking the Stairs Counts
Doesn't Count
Counts
Life is a sport
Make it Count
Fuel
nike.com/fuelband
nike+


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Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these movies...

300
part of 300

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The scene with the gladiators fighting is from the movie, 300.
  • Buy 300 part of 300 on Amazon
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  • Buy 300 part of 300 on GooglePlay

Amadeus

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
A clip of this movie with the conductor in the white/pink wig is shown three times in the commercial.
  • Buy Amadeus on Amazon
  • Buy Amadeus on iTunes
  • Buy Amadeus on GooglePlay

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
part of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The scene with an Asian woman running up a bamboo tree is from Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.
  • Buy Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon part of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon on Amazon
  • Buy Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon part of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon on iTunes
  • Buy Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon part of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon on GooglePlay

Despicable Me
part of Despicable Me

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Gru can be seen punching a shark in a clip from this computer animated movie.
  • Buy Despicable Me part of Despicable Me on Amazon
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Edward Scissorhands

This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Edward is shown clipping the hedges with his scissor hands in a clip during the ad.
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Enter the Dragon

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Bruce Lee and his nunchucks is featured in one of the clips.
  • Buy Enter the Dragon on Amazon
  • Buy Enter the Dragon on iTunes
  • Buy Enter the Dragon on GooglePlay

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The scene with Ferris Bueller rushing home at the end of the movie is shown.
  • Buy Ferris Bueller's Day Off on Amazon
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Fight Club

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The clip of Edward Norton punching himself in the face is from Fight Club.
  • Buy Fight Club on Amazon
  • Buy Fight Club on iTunes
  • Buy Fight Club on GooglePlay

Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The clip with Forest Whitaker doing martial arts is from this movie.
  • Buy Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai on Amazon
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  • Buy Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai on GooglePlay

Grease
part of Grease

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The scene with the couple in black dancing at the fun house is from Grease.
  • Buy Grease part of Grease on Amazon
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  • Buy Grease part of Grease on GooglePlay

Happy Feet
part of Happy Feet

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The dancing penguins from Happy Feet.
  • Buy Happy Feet part of Happy Feet on Amazon
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  • Buy Happy Feet part of Happy Feet on GooglePlay

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
part of Indiana Jones

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Indiana Jones running from the natives is from this movie.

Paul Blart: Mall Cop
part of Paul Blart: Mall Cop

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Paul Blart is shown riding a Segway in his security guard uniform.
  • Buy Paul Blart: Mall Cop part of Paul Blart: Mall Cop on Amazon
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  • Buy Paul Blart: Mall Cop part of Paul Blart: Mall Cop on GooglePlay

Rocky II
part of Rocky

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Sylvester Stallone is shown trying to catch a chicken while wearing a gray sweatsuit.

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
A clip from this movie of Michael Cera with a flaming sword is shown.
  • Buy Scott Pilgrim vs. the World on Amazon
  • Buy Scott Pilgrim vs. the World on iTunes
  • Buy Scott Pilgrim vs. the World on GooglePlay

Slap Shot
part of Slap Shot

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The clip of the hockey players in the thick-rimmed glasses is from this comedy.
  • Buy Slap Shot part of Slap Shot on Amazon
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  • Buy Slap Shot part of Slap Shot on GooglePlay

The 40-Year-Old Virgin

This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Steve Carell getting the hair on his chest waxed is used as one of the clips in the ad.
  • Buy The 40-Year-Old Virgin on Amazon
  • Buy The 40-Year-Old Virgin on iTunes
  • Buy The 40-Year-Old Virgin on GooglePlay

The Big Lebowski

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
"The Dude" can be see abiding in one of the clips. Unfortunately, he is listed as "doesn't count".
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The Breakfast Club

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The clip with the two girls (including Molly Ringwald) dancing on the desk is from this classic 80's film.
  • Buy The Breakfast Club on Amazon
  • Buy The Breakfast Club on iTunes
  • Buy The Breakfast Club on GooglePlay

The Karate Kid
part of The Karate Kid

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The clip of the guy doing martial arts while standing on a post in the sand at the beach is from the original Karate Kid movie.
  • Buy The Karate Kid part of The Karate Kid on Amazon
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  • Buy The Karate Kid part of The Karate Kid on GooglePlay

The Warriors

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The first clip from the commercial shows a man yelling, "Can you count suckers?" which is from this movie.
  • Buy The Warriors on Amazon
  • Buy The Warriors on iTunes
  • Buy The Warriors on GooglePlay

The Wizard of Oz

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The Scarecrow, Tin Man, Dorothy, and The Lion are shown skipping down the Yellow Brick Road.
  • Buy The Wizard of Oz on Amazon
  • Buy The Wizard of Oz on iTunes
  • Buy The Wizard of Oz on GooglePlay

Whip It

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The clip of Ellen Page roller skating is from this movie.
  • Buy Whip It on Amazon
  • Buy Whip It on iTunes
  • Buy Whip It on GooglePlay

It plays these songs...

It refers to these songs...

Sabotage
performed by Beastie Boys

  • Date:
  • Type: Song
This Song is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The clip of the guy running toward the camera wearing sunglasses and a tie is a clip from this music video.

It refers to these television series...

Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies

This Television Series is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Bugs Bunny is shown boxing in "Rabbit Punch".
  • Buy Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies on Amazon
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  • Buy Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies on GooglePlay

Popeye the Sailor

This Television Series is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
A black and white clip of Popeye punching Brutus is shown.
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Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!

This Television Series is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The animated clip of Scooby and Shaggy running is from this 1970's cartoon.
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Star Trek

This Television Series is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Spock can be seen teleporting in the transporter.
  • Buy Star Trek on Amazon
  • Buy Star Trek on iTunes
  • Buy Star Trek on GooglePlay

It refers to these television episodes...

Twin Peaks:
Season:  2  / Episode:  22 
Beyond Life and Death

This Television Episode is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
The scene with the dwarf / little person (The Man from Another Place) dancing in the red suit is from this series finale of Twin Peaks.

It refers to these television commercials...

Nike Air Jordans Commercial

This Television Commercial is referred to by Nike+ FuelBand Commercial
Mars Blackmon (aka Spike Lee) is shown shaking his head no at the camera through a basketball net in this old 80's commercial.

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