Brad Pitt stars in awful Chanel campaign: Dumbest fragrance commercial ever?

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The latest commercial for Chanel's iconic "No. 5" fragrance is out, and it stars everyone's favorite silver screen heartthrob: Brad Pitt.

Unfortunately, it's absolutely terrible.

The clip features the male half of Brangelina, with long hair and a thick goatee, looking into the camera and reciting some cliched and pretentious slogans as the camera slowly zooms in.

And that's it.

He even looks a little embarrassed: probably because he knows bad writing when he hears it.

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What's even stranger is that the clip was directed by Joe Wright, who has made such great films as "Atonement" and "Hanna."

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It's a shame, because Chanel's "No.5" commercials are usually pretty cool -- remember the three-minute-long "fake trailer" commercial starring Nicole Kidman, and directed by "Moulin Rouge" creator Baz Lurhmann?

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Hopefully this iconic brand will step it up for their next campaign. But for now, do you think this is the dumbest fragrance commercial ever -- or does that title belong to one of our other selections?