Combining exploration, education and a thrilling pursuit, Around The World In Eighty Days is Jules Verne's classic tale that has gripped audiences for decades. Join the resourceful and resilient Phileas Fogg and his faithful companion Passepartout as they match wits with the scheming Lord Maze and his bumbling crony, Mr. Fix. Their challenging objective to circumnavigate the globe in eighty days is made all the more difficult by Mr. Fix's constant attempts to sabotage their journey every step of the way. Around The World In Eighty Days is an exciting, adventurous and charming experience. But most of all, it's
hours of animated fun!
The 1972 animated series is coming home to DVD from Visual Entertainment Inc. (VEI), with a U.S.A. release date of March 6th
for Around the World in 80 Days - The Complete Series
. Available in Canada
since 2008, the studio is now going to distribute it south-of-the-border through Millennium Media Services (MMS). Priced at just $7.98 SRP, all 16 episodes of the classic cartoon show. Amazon.com has a listing for the title, but it shows an incorrect street date (from last September!), and they aren't taking pre-orders at this time. Nevertheless, here's a link to that listing, followed by the front cover art: