Phileas Fogg accepts a wager to prove his contention that a man can go around the world in 80 days. After betting his entire fortune, he takes his new butler (a man hoping for a quite life) on a tour of the world. However, just before the time he leaves, the Bank of England is robbed and a Detective believes that Fogg is the guilty party and he sets out after him.
Pierce Brosnan and Eric Idle star in the mini-series based on the novel by Jules Verne. The dashing Phileas Fogg attempts to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days to win a bet.
The 1989 mini-series based on Jules Verne's novel continues. Fogg's journey across India is interrupted by a native ritual - the sacrifice of a beautiful Indian princess.
Pierce Brosnan leads an all-star cast in the classic mini-series. Will Fogg and Passepartout reach their destination ahead of the unscrupulous Detective Fix?