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Around the World in 80 Minutes

A novelty feature from 1931, with Douglas Fairbanks narrating an assemblage of newsreel, travelogue, and trick footage, purporting to represent a world tour. The running time, natch, is exactly 80 minutes. Victor Fleming, an old Fairbanks cohort, is credited with the direction. Sounds strange enough to sniff out.

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Directors:

  • Douglas Fairbanks
  • Victor Fleming

Cast:

  • Douglas Fairbanks

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