Around the World in 80 Days - Trailer

Posted on: June 17, 2005 | Views: 145 | Comment

Adaptation of Jules Verne's novel about a Victorian Englishman who bets that with the new steamships and railways he can circumnavigate the globe in 80 days. The beginning of the film features a prologue by Edward R. Murrow, the esteemed television journalist, and it includes the first film to be based on a Jules Verne novel, Georges Melies's A Trip To The Moon from 1902. Starring David Niven. 

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