Scorsese’s Hugo Gets Wallpapered With Unwanted Product Placement

Below, a video from last night’s screening of Hugo at the Regal in Union Square, New York. There’s an awful lot of laughter on the soundtrack… at first.

But first, some context from the clip’s uploader:

Dear Mr Scorcese [sic].This is what they did to your movie last night.
This is how a couple of hundred people at the regal Theater in Union Square experienced the last 20 minutes of your tribute to the magic of film on the evening of January 14th.This occured after the film broke twice during the screening.
Have a nice day

Now, get ready for the most intrusive product placement you’ll ever have seen. Or at least since Mac & Me.

It’s a love letter to barefaced commerce.

Thanks to Gothamist for the clip.

dave-bautista-in-guardians-of-the-galaxy-movie-1

James Gunn Explains Why We Won’t Be Getting Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Footage Yet

File_008

How To Get Investigated By The FBI And Other News From The Top Cow Panel

TaraStrong

Tara Strong Rocks The Harley Quinn Cosplay At SDCC

From-Scent-of-the-Matterhorn-pepe-le-pew-27928994-470-337

Max Landis Is Writing A Pepé Le Pew Movie

Aquaman’s Hair Colour And His Morality – The DC Rebirth Panel From San Diego Comic-Con

The Final Fantasy Movie Kingsglaive Gets A Trailer Featuring Sean Bean, Lean Headey And Aaron Paul

Here Are High-Res Photos Of All The Justice League Member’s Logos

William Shatner Speaks Of His Late Friend Leonard Nimoy At Star Trek 50th Anniversary Conference

The Joker Smolders His Way Onto The Next Empire Cover

The Agents Of SHIELD Arrive For The Women Of Marvel Panel At San Diego Comic-Con