- TITLE: Castrol Adverts 460
- RELEASE DATE: 01/01/1970
- SYNOPSIS: A series of television adverts advertising Castrol GTX oil.
- BP ASSET ID: 803356
- VIEWING RESTRICTIONS: Public
- LICENSING RESTRICTIONS: Please note that this film may include footage and/or music sourced from multiple rights holders. For information on re-use of content in a new production, please contact BPVL@bp.com
- PRODUCTION COMPANY: None
- COLOUR: Colour
- ALTERNATIVE LANGUAGE NOTES: None
- FORMAT: BetaSP_Small
- SHOTLIST: Ad 1) 'Mr Collier' - panning shot of two cars parked in a driveway. Gvs of them being driven on country road. Close up of Castrol GTX on a car seat Ad 2) 'Neighbour Jones' - Mr Jones helps his neighbour look after the oil in his car. GVs of man coming to help his neighbour with his car (in Castrol overalls) Various shots of them fixing parts of the car (underneath and with the bonnet open). Mid shot of the two men putting oil in the engine CU of Castrol bottle and oil pouring Mid shot of man with his car and a can of Castrol oil in his hand Ad 3) Great Motoring Extravaganza' - shots of cars, boats and planes from 1899 to 1974 to promote the event and celebrate Castrol's 75 years. Ad 4) 'Mr Jones' - Pan of black car Mid shot of man in his garage getting a tin of Castrol oil. Mid shots of him pouring engine in car with neighbour watching Mid shot of him getting into car Wide shot of kids running to car Wide shot of hedge with top of car loaded with suit cases going past GVs of car in traffic Mid shot zoom to CU of man sticking Castrol badge to his windscreen Mid shot of man posing with Castrol Oil can Ad 5)'What The People Say' - Vox pops with Castrol customers about their cars and Castrol. Various mid shots of people with their cars Ad 6) 'Mr Collier' Ad 7) 'Great Motoring Extravaganza' Ad 8) 'Have a heart'- Footage of a car on road and the gauges on the dash board and oil pouring into an engine and pistons working; the tag line is "put a heat in your car". 4 Ad 9) 'Great Motoring Extravaganza' Ad 10) 'Mr Jones' Short version x2- Mid shot of man in his garage getting a tin of Castrol oil. Mid shots of him pouring engine in car with neighbour watching Mid shot of man posing with Castrol Oil can Ad 11)'Mr Collier' Ad 12) 'Mr Jones' Short Version x2 Ad 13) 'Athlete Horses' jockeys on racehorses cut with the footage from 'Have a Heart' Ad 14) Shot of a man working on his car in his drive his wife using the car to go shopping and for family life with footage of a frosty windscreen and a traffic jam and towing a caravan "put a heart in your car" Ad 15) 'Weightlifter' x2 Shot of a car travelling on a road cut with a weightlifter, a shot putter and a javelin thrower. Ad 16) 'Mr Collier'