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Around the World in 80 Days: Special Edition

1956 Rated G 3hr 1m

This Oscar-nominated hit adaptation of Jules Verne's novel recounts the adventures of Englishman Phileas Fogg (David Niven), who takes on a seemingly impossible wager: traveling around the world with his butler, Passepartout (Cantinflas), in 80 days. The whirlwind journey takes the pair on adventures in India, Hong Kong and the United States. The film's star-studded cast includes Charles Boyer, Marlene Dietrich, Buster Keaton and many others.

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Movie Details

1957 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy)
  • Best Motion Picture (Drama)
  • Best Director (Motion Picture) nominee
1957 Academy Award®
  • Best Cinematography Color
  • Best Writing Adapted Screenplay
  • Best Film Editing
  • Best Picture
  • Best Costume Design Color nominee
General audiences. All ages admitted.
Screen formats

Widescreen 2.20:1


English, Spanish (Neutral), French

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 5.1, French: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary; featurettes; newsreel; outtakes; photo gallery; television special; trailer. This film spans two discs; both discs will be shipped to you simultaneously.