Around the World in 80 Days (1956)

Around the World in 80 Days (1956)

Around the World in 80 Days (1956)

Winner of five Academy Awards including Best Picture, this 1956 adaptation of the classic Jules Verne novel stars David Niven as the intrepid adventurer who attempts to travel around the globe in 80 days.

1956Rating: G175 minsUSA
AdventureComedyKids & FamilyClassic

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Around the World in 80 Days (1956) | Reviews

69%42 reviews

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The New York Times

The New York Times

Is the whole thing too exhausting? It's a question of how much you can take. We not only took it but found it most amusing.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The movie has not aged well. To its credit, it is benign and charming...

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New York Daily News

New York Daily News

An eye-filling travelogue, an exciting adventure and a very funny film.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

Entertaining Sunday afternoon stuff.

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Time Magazine

Time Magazine

Thanks principally to showman Todd, the picture skips along with an amazing lightness.

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Chicago Reader

Chicago Reader

Proof that you can buy an Academy Award.

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The Times

The Times

Cantinflas, a sad-faced comedian with a delightful economy of gesture and expression... adds just the right note of implausibility to the whole highly improbable affair.

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