Around the World in 80 Days Movie Synopsis & Plot
Based on Jules Vernes' classic, a martial arts expert seeking to return a jewel to his homeland of China decides to travel around the world with one Phineas Fogg and others, and ends up having to protect his colleagues in many strange lands.
If you're looking for a good family action-comedy this holiday season, you may not need to look any further than 2004's "Around the World in 80 Days," a surprisingly funny and entertaining film that will please everyone young and old. Though the film is obviously nothing like Jules Verne's novel, the comedic timing of Jackie Chan and Steve Coogan makes it more than worthwhile. Read our Around the World in 80 Days movie review »