People like movies, and people like stuff. It didn't take much to put the two together, and nowadays huge tie-in marketing campaigns are to be expected with hit movies. But that doesn't mean they all make sense.
I mean, sure, automobile brands tied in to action movies usually work, and technology brands embedded in control room shots don't stand out too much. But a Watchmen-branded toaster? (Seriously, it's real.) That's getting a little ridiculous.
But it only scratches the surface of some of the classic bone-headed film marketing tie-ins out there.
Check out some of the most bizarre examples in our gallery below: