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 [aus] | Farrow, John [aus] | Perelman, S. J. (Sidney Joseph) [aus] | Verne, Jules. Around the World in 80 Days | Anderson, Michael [drt] | Todd, Michael [pro] | Lindon, Lionel [cng] | Young, Victor [msd] | Ruggiero, Gene [flm] | Weatherwax, Paul [flm] | Niven, David [act] | MacLaine, Shirley [act] | Newton, Robert [act] | Cantinflas [act] | Warner Home Video (Firm) | Warner Bros.Material type: Visual 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
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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