Hollywood stars Mel Gibson, John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Jackie Chan, Quincy Jones, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane, Sylvester Stallone and Mike Tyson are featured in this collection of Japan TV commercials from 1980s.
First generation of Isuzu Gemini 1600 – subcompact and sleek four-door sedan. Aired in 1975.
Featured in this commercial is the second-generation Toyota Corona Mark II based on a new X20 series platform typical for a two-door coupé. VIDEO & PHOTO
Released in Japan August 1977, the second-generation Carina was offered in 1600, 1800 and 2000 cc engine modifications. A three-speed automatic transmission also became available. This commercial seems to be aired in 1978 in Niigata (Chubu region). VIDEO & PHOTO
Featured in this old commercial is the third generation of Nissan Sunny lineup of 1200GL, 1400GL and 1600GL modifications. This model was quite popular as it debuted during the 1973 oil crisis. The commercial aired in 1976, claiming the addition of the 1.6 Litre model….
Shiseido was very active in making TV commercials during 1970s. Below is a list of Shiseido products included in this video along with timestamps for easy fastforwarding. Cream Rinse JPY500 00:00:10 Natural Glow lipstick JPY1,500 00:00:42 Aquair Beauty Cake JPY1,200 and Eye Shadow JPY1,500 00:01:43…
This is assumed to be the third generation Sprinter based on the third generation Corolla. The car model filmed in this commercial is a 2 door sedan. VIDEO & PHOTO
In September 1978, Toyota announced a complete change in the full model range of Toyota’s popular Corona series, the first such change in over five years. The basic body styling had changed to “emphasize a relaxed mood, fitting for a family car.” Although exterior dimensions…
Sony introduced the Sony Walkman portable music player in 1979. The first model was TSP-L2 and it followed with many successful iterations afterwards. This is was a birth of iconic product that redefined the music industry forever. It instantly became a hot item, shipping in…
Young and classy Sylvester Stallone in Ito Ham commercial on Japanese TV ad. VIDEO & PHOTO