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Air New Zealand

There And Back Again

New Zealand Wins Again With Another Fantastic Hobbit Themed Travel Commercial

We were very impressed with Air New Zealand’s Middle-Earth inspired pre-flight safety briefing video, but this one takes it up a notch. Check it out for yourself, you just might see a few familiar faces or hear a familiar voice.

Previously in The Hobbit

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Things We Saw Today: This Jazz Age Justice League is the Cat’s Pajamas

There And Back Again

Fly, You Fools: Air New Zealand Makes LotR Themed Pre-Flight Safety Briefing

Going away to college meant a lot of things to me, and among them, spending a lot of time flying. And while I tried to dutifully pay attention to the pre-flight briefing every time, no matter how many times I’d heard it before, well… my resolve was weakened. Air NZ, you’ve just figured out a way to get my attention back, and put in cameos from Peter Jackson, Dean O’Gorman (Fili), Gollum, the great grand-son of J.R.R Tolkien, and two writers from The One Ring.net.

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