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Around The World In 80 Days (1956)  link to Around The World In 80 Days on IMDb  

Number: 2092

poster Around The World In 80 Days

IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (22377 votes)

Country: USA, 175 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, French, Spanish

Genre(s): Comedy, Adventure, Family, Romance

Director(s): Michael Anderson, John Farrow

Video Codec: Unknown

When this movie is made in 1956, one could circumnavigate the globe in a little less than two days. When Jules Verne wrote the story "Around the World in Eighty Days" in 1872, he predicted that one day man could accomplish the task in eighty hours, but which most considered folly to do in eighty days in current times, that is except for people like Englishman Phileas Fogg, a regimented man who believed all it would take is exacting work, the skills he possesses. He just has to make sure a train's schedule meets the required sailing schedule which meets the required coach schedule and so on. As such, he takes up what ends up being the highly publicized twenty thousand pounds sterling wager from his fellow members at the London Reform Club to do so, losing the bet which would ruin him financially. Along for the ride is Fogg's new, loyal and devoted valet, the recently arrived Latin immigrant, Passepartout, who possesses unusual skills which could be major assets, but whose all consuming...



photo David Niven David Niven Phileas Fogg
photo Cantinflas Cantinflas Passepartout
photo Shirley MacLaine Shirley MacLaine Princess Aouda
photo Robert Newton Robert Newton Inspector Fix
photo Charles Boyer Charles Boyer Monsieur Gasse - Thomas Cook Paris Clerk

Medium: Media file,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.20:1