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Dear John - BASF

Commercial (Full Length) – 1981

11 Apr 2020 - 09.39am
This reminds me of US military 💖💋
1 Jul 2017 - 09.08pm
Boxee Kiriona
Boxee Kiriona
12 Jun 2016 - 09.53pm
Sweet As...I was in the Army at Waiouru when this ad came on.Excellent
9 Mar 2015 - 05.03pm
Love it!! Talk about a blast from the past, I was telling my kids about this ad, and my husband and I could say it/ sing it from start to finish. Great memories.
6 Jan 2015 - 08.57am
lol brought back some cool memories, cheers.
Peter MacGregor
Peter MacGregor
19 Nov 2014 - 07.03pm
My sister, Jacqui Fitzgerald, is the voice singing this. Just let her know I had seen it again.
Baronia Tipu
Baronia Tipu
27 May 2014 - 10.25pm
Awwee...I wondered where this disappeared to :( Loved it and still do thank you so much for this beautiful but sad rememberance :)
Greg Bepper
Greg Bepper
6 Jun 2013 - 08.48am
Karen Lapslie... I ain't gone yet! ;) - Greg Bepper (Dear John)
George Henderson
George Henderson
3 May 2013 - 05.49pm
The late Wellington musician Kevin Hawkins (The Amps, Shoes This High, Fishschool) was an extra in this advert; he's the one on the left at 0.24
1 May 2013 - 11.36am
Probably my favorite NZ ad ever.
12 Mar 2013 - 12.56am
PS: I am biased about Jacqui singing it because she is my sister and still lives in Auckland NewZealand - retired and focussed on an Art career after getting her Batchelor of Arts a Elim at the tender age of 50 something a few years ago!
12 Mar 2013 - 12.53am
They should get Jacqui FitzGerald to Sing it again - because she has an amazing voice. Film the ad with the soldier using newer technology i.e.: an iPhone.
15 Feb 2013 - 10.40pm
Yup I remember this ad and love it as much as I did then. A classic.
15 Feb 2013 - 12.16pm
one of the all time best ads in the world me thinks.
14 Feb 2013 - 07.43pm
Ron Highfield - art direction at it's simplest and best.
19 Nov 2012 - 10.40am
I can still sing along word for word 30 odd years later ..... must be a good ad!!
Karen Lapslie
Karen Lapslie
17 Jul 2012 - 01.39pm
My brother Kevin James Hawkins is one of the young soldiers in this ad. He is sitting in a jeep and smiles at a soldier to his left and then puts his head down on his arm. Great ad. Sadly, Kevin and most of the actors in this advertisement have now passed away.
Karen Lapslie
23 Oct 2011 - 02.37pm
classic, wil & always wil b
Melissa Taukiri
Melissa Taukiri
9 Apr 2011 - 07.29pm
FAN-FREAKIN-TASTIC! Love it remember it so well! lol
25 Jan 2011 - 02.20pm
the best ad ever
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