Around the World in 80 Days

Around the World in 80 Days

Title: Around the World in 80 Days

Release: 1956

Rating: 6.8

Language: English, Spanish, French

Country: USA

Runtime: 167

Genre: Adventure,Comedy,Family,Romance

Around the World in 80 Days

Release 1956
Rating 6.8
Language English, Spanish, French
Country USA
Runtime 167
Genre Adventure,Comedy,Family,Romance



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...

Director :

Michael Anderson, John Farrow

Writer :

James Poe (screenplay), John Farrow (screenplay), S.J. Perelman (screenplay), Jules Verne (book)

Actors :

... Phileas Fogg

... Passepartout

... Whist Partner

... Ralph

... Monsieur Gasse

... Mr. Fix

... Achmed Abdullah