Do You Recall The 1982 Megaforce Mentos Commercial?

While Mentos has been around since 1948 it wasn’t until the majesty of 1982’s Megaforce took the film world by storm that it found the perfect companion for it’s lively TV commercials!

[Via] Clarkthek

Of course you all know this is a parody commercial, one that was brought to my attention in fact by fellow Retroist writer Allison L. Venezio. Taking the campy Megaforce and transforming it into a Mentos ad is absolutely genius!


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