Around the World in 80 Days

Around the World in 80 Days

Directed by Michael Anderson • 1956 • United States
Starring David Niven, Cantinflas, Shirley Maclaine

Winner of five Academy Awards, including best picture, Michael Anderson’s grandly entertaining epic brings Jules Verne’s classic novel to colorful, star-studded life. When dapper nineteenth-century Englishman Phileas Fogg (David Niven) makes an incredible wager that he can circle the globe in eighty days, he embarks on a fantastic journey with his valet (Cantinflas), during which he encounters high adventure, romance, unending obstacles, and daring escapes amid breathtaking scenic beauty. Infused with a sense of wide-eyed wonder and pure joy, AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS is a rollicking ride featuring cameos by more than forty celebrities, including Marlene Dietrich, Buster Keaton, Charles Boyer, Ronald Colman, Frank Sinatra, Peter Lorre, and Noël Coward.

Around the World in 80 Days
  • Around the World in 80 Days

    Directed by Michael Anderson • 1956 • United States
    Starring David Niven, Cantinflas, Shirley Maclaine

    Winner of five Academy Awards, including best picture, Michael Anderson’s grandly entertaining epic brings Jules Verne’s classic novel to colorful, star-studded life. When dapper nineteenth-cen...