Screening of 'Around the World in 80 Days' on March 31 at Bardavon in Poughkeepsie
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DETAILS: Bardavon conclude its season of classic films with a screening of the 1956 film “Around the World in 80 Days.” The action adventure comedy film stars David Niven and Catinflas is based on the Jules Verne novel of the same name. Pre-show ...
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Friday March 24, 2017
In Jules Verne's wonderful book "Around the World in 80 Days," protagonist Phileas Fogg suggests to his valet Jean Passepartout not to jump to conclusions "as conclusions may jump on you." That is exactly what was proved on Thursday when, in a joint ...
Review: Michael Palin – Around the world in 80 minutes
With the never-ending stream of reality TV it's easy to forget how warts-and-all his BBC documentary Around The World In 80 Days was. It doesn't get more raw than diarrhoea over the bow of a dhow, crossing the Arabian Sea to Bombay (now Mumbai).