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AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS

Jackie Chan, Jim Broadbent, Steve Coogan, Kathy Bates, Johnny Knoxville, Cecile de France, Rob Scheider

Directed by: Frank Coraci
Written by:Michael Weiss
Produced by: Phyllis Alia, Bill Badalatocer, Jackie Chan, Willie Chan, Dallas Hartman, Walter Josten, Alex Leung, Hal Lieberman, Edward Saxon, Solon So
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US: 16 JUNE 2004
UK: 09 JULY 2004

From the Jules Verne novel... Fineas Fogg - an intrepid explorer from Victorian London places a bet that he can travel around the world in 80 Days. A preposterous claim at the time. En route he encounters a motley crew of cultures and a travelling companion Parspettou.
Will it fly? Brit comic Steve Coogan is relatively unknown in the US. He won't be when this is released and he's hailed as the next Peter Sellers. (Something he's been in the UK for the past 10 years.) A timeless tale with a winning cast. Can't fail I suspect. Though it appears I was wrong. Ho-hum.

MEDIA BUZZ
12 July 2003/Moviebus: Wilson Brothers so Wright for '80 Days'
19 June 2003/Reuters: Rob Schneider Embarks on '80 Days' Trip

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