Hobbits Make Best Airline Safety Video Ever

Air New Zealand has what are probably the best airline safety videos ever. Heck, who knew I’d even want to watch a safety video when not strapped into a seat with no choice. This one features some great cameos. I’ve always wanted to visit New Zealand one day, and now I know what airline I’d choose. Well played.

They’re also running a contest to win a trip to see The Hobbit premier in Wellington, New Zealand. I bet I know which safety video they’ll run. Just count the number of times the Elvish appears in the video and enter it here.

Their previous safety videos are pretty hilarious, too. Here’s one with Richard Simmons:

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