Non-toy ad Tuesday presents four fine ads from the ’70s and ’80s that are not directly toy-related: Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure; French Adidas clothing for kids; French Smarties; and an ad for the 1977 King Kong movie featuring the artwork of John Berkey.
BILL and TED’s EXCELLENT ADVENTURE
USA. DC The Phantom. 1989.
France. Pif Gadget. 1983.
France. Pif Gadget. 1977.
USA. The Defenders 46. 1977. The artwork for this King Kong movie poster is by John Berkey. Berkey had many other movie poster hits including Star Wars and The Towering Inferno.