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MySweetPrince Fri 07-Oct-11 12:04:14

AIBU to be a bit shocked by the new advert which features a pretty scary "ghost" child following a lone women in a destered car park. It was on relatively early in the evening when I was watching T.V with my DD (14) and nephew (8). Both children were a bit spooked by it..........as was I !

valiumredhead Fri 07-Oct-11 12:05:42

I am shocked it was on early - my ds 10 would've freaked! I saw it the other night and it made me jump but it was on late so I just presumed it would be shown late in the evenings! What time was it shown?

MySweetPrince Fri 07-Oct-11 12:10:14

I think it was around 7.30p.m.....was on Channel 4.

chickensaresafehere Fri 07-Oct-11 12:17:54

Just watched it on youtube!
That should surely be on after 9pm??
Apparently there is a zombie one too?!

chickensaresafehere Fri 07-Oct-11 12:19:30

Oh no just seen that too,just as scary!!

5inthebed Fri 07-Oct-11 12:23:22

Well I didn't sleep very well last night, thaks to the advert <soft touch>. It is very creepy.

Was expecting to be a bit ffs hmm

But they are actually scarey, wouldn't want dc's to see them.

Where is happy twisty hand man who I fancy the arse off?

TheCountessOlenska Fri 07-Oct-11 12:28:00

Arrgghh! That is really creepy! Dislike!!

lovecat Fri 07-Oct-11 12:31:02

It was horrible - I thought it was going to be one of those road safety ones where the driver sees the child they've murdered appearing everywhere... gave me the creeps!

5inthebed Fri 07-Oct-11 12:36:57

The zombie one isn't too bad, just watched it on youtubed, the other one is very scary.

LittleOneMum Fri 07-Oct-11 12:38:52

My friend was responsible for that advert, he works there. I shall have a word.

HornySwoggle Fri 07-Oct-11 12:39:11

Just watched on youtube. Its not scary you shitty pant wimps.

smackapacca Fri 07-Oct-11 12:41:12

Yuk to both

5inthebed Fri 07-Oct-11 12:41:50

It is! I am a wimp, I cannot watch horror films.

Mousey84 Fri 07-Oct-11 12:43:05

I almost posted about it the other night, but thought Id be laughed at. I actually had a nightmare that night that my DD was the ghost and was standing at the side of my bed. I cant watch it now and scramble to fast forward then avert my eyes.

HornySwoggle Fri 07-Oct-11 12:44:13

www.youtube.com/watch?v=wApJhkmKau4&feature=related

That one is pretty spooky

Sidge Fri 07-Oct-11 12:47:01

Is it supposed to be a tie-in for Halloween?

Not exactly likely to make me buy their products.

HornySwoggle Fri 07-Oct-11 12:48:21

umm if you do watch that link I posted fast foward to at least half way through it because nothing happens before then.

JambalayaCodfishDIE Fri 07-Oct-11 12:52:40

Oh my gosh, the little girl one is terrifying!!

TheTenantOfWildfellHall Fri 07-Oct-11 12:54:45

Not scary. My DD (5) was a little shock at the little girl one but then said "that's not real is it? It's just pretend" and then she was fine.

This is scarey.

HornySwoggle Fri 07-Oct-11 12:59:32

jesus wild things I've just spilt my bloody coffee on the sofa.

RhinoKey Fri 07-Oct-11 13:00:26

There have been alot of complaints according to the ASA.

Francagoestohollywood Fri 07-Oct-11 13:00:34

I loved the zombie one!

Sorry Horny, when I showed it it dp he did a little scream and I nearly wet myself grin

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