Air New Zealand's Hobbit-Themed Safety Video is Another Viral Smash: Watch It

By Jason Cochran

Posted on 10/23/2014, 6:00 PM

Kaboom! That's the sound of yet another volley in the ongoing Wacky Safety Video Wars.  This time, it's Air New Zealand that has launched another salvo. Because the final film of the Hobbit trilogy is about to be released, 2014 is the last year that New Zealand can milk the Lord of the Rings franchise for every drop it's worth.  And boy, does it. You wouldn't think that anyone could wr...

Watch Betty White's New In-Flight Safety Video for Air New Zealand

By Jason Cochran

Posted on 10/10/2013, 1:45 AM

Air New Zealand, an airline known for its celeb-studded safety videos (which have featured Richard Simmons and, erm, some hobbits, managed to convince TV legend Betty White to do its brand new in-flight safety for the A320. The four-minute segment is set at a sunny retirement village and titled "Safety Old School Style. Now Miss White—born in 1922, 35 years before the first jet was even in...

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