WATCH: Air New Zealand Teases “The Hobbit” Mania In New Safety Video

We’re eagerly awaiting the arrival of The Hobbit this December. And so, apparently, is Air New Zealand—the airline incorporated some Middle Earth folks (and a few Kiwi celebrities) to star in their new flight-safety video called “An Unexpected Briefing.” If other airlines produced similarly humorous and enchanted safety clips, we might actually pay attention.

One thing, though: Where’s Stephen Colbert?