June 16, 2004
Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Comedy
Phileas Fogg is an eccentric English inventor constantly being slightest by the members of Royal Academy of Science. William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin, is his biggest tormentor. The 1st Baron Kelvin believes all that needs inventing already has been invented. Phileas finds himself involved in a bet to see if he can circumvent the world in 80 days. Winning means taking the Minister of Science title from 1st Baron Kelvin. Losing requires destruction of his lab and ending dreams of being an admired inventor. Phileas, along with manservant Passepartout, who has his own secrets, sets off to complete his bet and prove he truly belongs in the Royal Academy of Science. What is Passepartout's secret? Will it prevent Phileas from returning to England in time?