13th Street Channel Shows Off Its Scare Tactics

By: Shelby Lee Walsh - Published: Jun 22, 2009   Updated: Jul 20 2011 • References: & adsoftheworld
There really is an art to scaring people, and advertising agency Jung von Matt/Spree in Berlin, Germany proves it in the commercial you can see above. The television spot advertises 13th Street, a channel that plays thrillers, horrors, and crime shows.

This seemingly mundane commercial takes a quick turn for eerily spooky when a few details are changed in the scene. Click play on the video above to see what I mean:

Implications - I can only imagine how scary the channel's actual programming is if just their advertisement gives me the heeby jeebies like this! For those thrill-seeking horror lovers, this channel is a match made in heaven, or maybe even hell! Stats for Skin-Crawling Commercials Trending: Older & Mild
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