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Around the World in 80 Days
Based On: Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
Directed By: Michael Anderson
Released: October 17, 1956
Runtime: 183 minutes
Country: United States
Language: English

Around the World in 80 Days is a 1956 film adaptation of the eponymous novel by Jules Verne.


When Phileas Fogg is challenged to prove his contention that a man can go around the world in 80 days, he bets his entire fortune and leaves with a new butler on a world tour. This Victorian adventure has a kicker; the bank of England has been robbed. Is this Fogg's way of avoiding arrest? The detective following him believes so, and his butler is becoming unsure.

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