The Best Commercial of 2011 Is Stars Darth Vader


Sharks, cats, zombies and other meme-worthy creatures are all over Adweek‘s countdown of the year’s 10 best TV commercials, but none of them could beat out Darth Vader. Yes, the cute VW ad that found a pint-size Vader startling himself with the force of his own dark powers has been named 2011’s best spot by the magazine’s experts. Rounding out the top three were a stop-motion Chipotle commercial soundtrack by Willie Nelson and Eminem’s Chrysler-sponsored homage to his misunderstood hometown, Detroit. See the rest of the list at Adweek , and click through the jump to see VW’s winning entry.

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