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Around the World in 80 Days [videorecording] / Warner Bros. presents; produced by Michael Todd; screenplay by James Poe, John Farrow and S.J. Perelman; directed by Michael Anderson

Contributor(s): Poe, James, 1923-1980 [aus] | Farrow, John, 1904-1963 [aus] | Perelman, S. J. (Sidney Joseph), 1904-1979 [aus] | Verne, Jules, 1828-1905. Around the World in 80 Days | Anderson, Michael, 1920- [drt] | Todd, Michael, 1909-1958 [pro] | Lindon, Lionel [cng] | Young, Victor [msd] | Ruggiero, Gene [flm] | Weatherwax, Paul [flm] | Niven, David, 1910-1983 [act] | MacLaine, Shirley, 1934- [act] | Newton, Robert, 1905-1956 [act] | Cantinflas, 1911- 1993 [act] | Warner Home Video (Firm) | Warner Bros.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2004. 2004Edition: Special ed.Description: 2 videodiscs (182 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 079078422X; 9780790784229.Other title: Around the World in Eighty Days.Subject(s): Voyages around the world -- Drama | Adventure and adventurers -- Drama | June2011Genre/Form: Feature filmsDDC classification: 791.4372
Contents:
Disc One [Part 1] (113 min.) 'A trip to the moon' Prologue -- How the Earth looks -- Reform Club -- Man for the job -- Wager -- Unpacking and packing -- Paris -- Bought: One balloon -- Aloft over France -- Spain -- Cave of the Seven Winds -- Achmed Abdullah's request -- Master bullfighter -- Passepartout triumphant -- Inspector Fix -- Fogg Fix-ation -- Bombay by dawn -- No place to fight a bull -- India countryside -- Via elephant -- Princess in distress -- Scandalous rescue -- Kindred spirits -- This, that and t'other -- Follow that ostrich -- Farewell drink -- Yokohama-bound -- Alone in Yokohama -- Circus reunion
Disc Two [Part 2] (69 min.) Entr'Acte -- Latest news -- Frisco spectacle -- Star-spangled saloon -- Ornery specimen -- Way out West by train -- Redskins! -- Rescuing Passepartout -- Prairie sail car -- Disquieting information -- Henrietta -- Stripping the ship -- Arrested and freed -- Sympathetic spirits -- Saturday! -- Race to the club -- "The End" -- End credits -- Exit music
Production Credits: Cinematographer, Lionel Lindon; film Editor, Gene Ruggiero and Paul Weatherwax; Music,Victor Young
Awards: 5 Academy Awards, Best Picture - Best Cinematography - Best Film Editing - Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture - Best Writing, Best Screenplay, Adapted, 1956 David Niven, Shirley MacLaine, Robert Newton, Cantinflas.Summary: Adapted from the story by Jules Verne about a man's endeavor to circumnavigate the world in 80 days.
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Special features: introduction by Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne; feature length audio commentary by BBC radio's Brian Sibley documentary 'Around the World in 90 min.'; star-filled extravaganza commemorating the film's one-year anniversary; highlights of the March 27, 1957 academy awards ceremony; newsreels of the Los Angeles premiere and opening in Spain; outtakes; Georges Melies 'A trip to the moon'; stills gallery; theatrical trailers; enhanced features for you DVD-ROM PC: Michael Todd's 'Around the world in 80 days almanac'.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.

From the classic by Jules Verne

Disc One [Part 1] (113 min.) 'A trip to the moon' Prologue -- How the Earth looks -- Reform Club -- Man for the job -- Wager -- Unpacking and packing -- Paris -- Bought: One balloon -- Aloft over France -- Spain -- Cave of the Seven Winds -- Achmed Abdullah's request -- Master bullfighter -- Passepartout triumphant -- Inspector Fix -- Fogg Fix-ation -- Bombay by dawn -- No place to fight a bull -- India countryside -- Via elephant -- Princess in distress -- Scandalous rescue -- Kindred spirits -- This, that and t'other -- Follow that ostrich -- Farewell drink -- Yokohama-bound -- Alone in Yokohama -- Circus reunion

Disc Two [Part 2] (69 min.) Entr'Acte -- Latest news -- Frisco spectacle -- Star-spangled saloon -- Ornery specimen -- Way out West by train -- Redskins! -- Rescuing Passepartout -- Prairie sail car -- Disquieting information -- Henrietta -- Stripping the ship -- Arrested and freed -- Sympathetic spirits -- Saturday! -- Race to the club -- "The End" -- End credits -- Exit music

Cinematographer, Lionel Lindon; film Editor, Gene Ruggiero and Paul Weatherwax; Music,Victor Young

David Niven, Shirley MacLaine, Robert Newton, Cantinflas.

Adapted from the story by Jules Verne about a man's endeavor to circumnavigate the world in 80 days.

MPAA rating: G

DVD; Region 1; Dolby Surround 5.1, stereo; presented in "letterbox" format preserving the aspect ratio of original widescreen theatrical presentation (2.20:1).

Soundtrack in English or French; optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned.

5 Academy Awards, Best Picture - Best Cinematography - Best Film Editing - Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture - Best Writing, Best Screenplay, Adapted, 1956

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