Sopranos Product Placement Watch: Season Six, Episode Two. (Warning: Contains Spoilers.)

Posted by: Jon Fine on March 20, 2006

An atypically quiet night for product on the Sopranos. Apparently having a major character in a coma and on a breathing machine throughout the entire episode tends to focus the other characters’ minds on other matters.

BMW M3: Mentioned by AJ in the course of a monologue about—what else?—cars that’s directed at his Dad.
Egregiousness: 3. AJ does go into geek-detail about some of its specs, but since he can barely form a sentence on his own, he’s (partially) forgiven for sounding like he’s reading off a Web site.

Glenlivet: Gladly accepted by Tony-as-Willy-Loman in a hotel bar. “Apparently they serve scotch in purgatory,” writes a correspondent.
Egregiousness: 3. It is hard to have a drink without mentioning a brand, especially if, yknow, they’re trying to make clear how special the drink is.

Reader Comments

TGP

March 20, 2006 8:56 PM

I did note the empty Sony box on the floor after Carmella unpacked the boombox for Tony.

Phil

April 16, 2006 11:38 PM

Fila! Fila! Fila! Every episode Fila!

phil

May 4, 2007 6:06 PM

here is the inside deal. Tony dies accidently by his own hand with a hand gun. Carmella sees the former Italian
Wiseguy at the funeral and she goes back to Italy with him while the son joins the crime family taken over
by Christopher

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