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Encyclopedia > Around the World in 80 Days (2004 movie)
Around the World in 80 Days movie poster
Around the World in 80 Days movie poster

Around the World in 80 Days is a 2004 film based on Jules Verne's Around the World in Eighty Days. Download high resolution version (550x806, 151 KB)Around the World in 80 Days movie poster, deemed fair use This work is copyrighted. ... Download high resolution version (550x806, 151 KB)Around the World in 80 Days movie poster, deemed fair use This work is copyrighted. ... This is a list of film-related events in 2004. ... Jules Verne. ... Around the World in Eighty Days (French: Le tour du monde en quatre-vingt jours) is a classic adventure novel by Jules Verne, first published in 1872. ...


Like the original story, 80 Days was set in 19th Century England and centers on inventor Phileas Fogg (Steve Coogan) and his efforts to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days. During the trip he is acompanied by his Chinese valet Passepartout (Jackie Chan). Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... Steve Coogan (born 14 October 1965 in Manchester) is a British actor and comedian. ... Jackie Chan, born Chan Kong-sang on April 7, 1954, is a Hong Kong martial artist, film actor, director and stuntman. ...


The film boasted several big stars and contained many celebrity cameos. However the picture was not popular, and ended up generating a huge loss for the studio. 2002 Lincoln cent, Obverse, proof with cameo Cameo is a method of carving; or an item of jewelry made in this manner. ...


Tagline: Let your imagination soar.


Notes

  • Frank Coraci, who directed this film, makes a brief cameo appearance.
  • Many of Fogg's discoverys were from inventors such as Thomas Henry Huxley (dinosaurs) Charles Robert Darwin (evolution), Nicholas-Joseph Cugnot (automobiles), James Clerk Maxwell (radio waves) and flying machines (Orville and Wilbur Wright).

Since its first use in 1851, a cameo role or cameo appearance has been a brief appearance in a play (or later, a movie) that stands out against the general context for its éclat or dramatic punch. ...

Cast

Listed in the order they appear in the credits:

Jackie Chan, born Chan Kong-sang on April 7, 1954, is a Hong Kong martial artist, film actor, director and stuntman. ... Steve Coogan (born 14 October 1965 in Manchester) is a British actor and comedian. ... Jim Broadbent with his Oscar Award for Iris Jim Broadbent (born May 24, 1949) is an English television and film actor. ... Kathleen Doyle Bates (born June 28, 1948 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American theatrical, film and television actress, and a television director. ... Arnold Schwarzenegger 38th Governor of California Shown here as Governor of California, with the gubernatorial seal in the background. ... John Cleese as Q in Die Another Day. ... Owen Cunningham Wilson, (The Butterscotch Stallion) (born November 18, 1968) is an Irish-American actor known for the diverse roles he has played and his slightly crooked nose (broken playing football as a teenager). ... Luke Cunningham Wilson (born September 21, 1971) is a film actor from Dallas, Texas. ... Robert Schneider (born October 31, 1963 in San Francisco, California) is a writer, actor, and comedian. ... Mark Addy (born on January 14, 1964 in York, England) is a British actor. ... Sammo Hung (Chinese: 洪金寶; pinyin: ; Cantonese: Hung4 Gam1 Bou2) (born in Hong Kong on January 7, 1952) is a Kung Fu movies actor and director. ... Karen Mok Man-Wai (Chinese: 莫文蔚) (born June 2, 1970) is a Hong Kong-based actress and singer. ... Sir Richard Branson during the announcement of the Virgin Express airline which would compete with Ryanair and EasyJet. ... Photo of artist Macy Gray (born Natalie McIntyre, September 6, 1970) is an American neo-soul R&B singer from Canton, Ohio. ...

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