Around The World In 80 Days
Warner Bros. (1956)
Action, Adventure, Comedy
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2 hr 47 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
David Niven Phileas Fogg
Robert Newton Mr. Fix
Catinflas Passepartout
Shirley MacLaine Princess Aouda
Frank Sinatra Honky-Tonk Piano Player
Charles Boyer Monsieur Gasse
Joe E. Brown Station Master
Ronald Colman Railway Official
Martine Carol Tourist
John Carradine Col. Proctor Stamp
Charles Coburn Clerk
Michael Anderson
John Farrow
Producer Kevin McClory
Michael Todd
Writer John Farrow
Jules Verne

The story revolves around Phileas Fogg (David Niven) an English nobleman who is a very tough and callous man. Once in his club he takes a bet of traveling the whole world in just eighty days. He started his journey with his new butler Passepartout (Cantinflas). He first moves to Paris from where he has to catch a train to Marseilles however he misses the train and then with the help of a travel agent they are back on the track. While traveling to India they encounter Princess Aouda (Shirley Maclaine) who is being made Sati a tradition followed by Hindu religion, when the husband of the women dies. Fogg tries to save the princess by the help of his butler. He moves ahead to Hongkong where again they have to tackle the issue of drugs followed by America where they fight the wild issue. However through out the course of their journey Fogg follows the same routine as he used to do it earlier. At each step of their journey Fogg is greatly supported by his butler. Though Mr. Fogg losses his bet still in the course of the journey he achieved many good experiences of life.
Edition Details
Edition Special Edition
Distributor Warner Home Video
Release Date 5/18/2004
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3, Letterboxed)
Subtitles Dutch; English; English (Closed Captioned); French; Spanish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital 5.1
Dolby Digital 5.1 [English]
Dolby Digital Stereo [French]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 3

Disc 01 Audio commentary by BBC Radio's Brian Sibley. 'Around the World of Mike Todd' producer profile. 'Playhouse 90: Around the World in 90 Minutes' excerpts of the 1957 Madison Square Gala, celebrating the film's One Year Anniversary. 1957 Academy Awards Ceremony highlights. Introduction. Newsreel. Outtakes. Photo gallery. Original 1956 and re-issue 1983 theatrical trailers.