Around the World in 80 Days

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  • Phineas Fogg Makes a Bet

    Phineas Fogg Makes a Bet
    Phineas Fogg, a wealthy English gentleman, makes a bet with members of his club that he can travel around the world in 80 days.
  • Phineas Departs

    Phineas Departs
    Phineas Fogg meets Passepartout, who will accompany him on his trip around the world. He and Passepartout depart London at 8:45 p.m. by train.
  • The Travelers Meet Mr. Fix

    The Travelers Meet Mr. Fix
    Phineas and Passepartout reach Suez, Egypt and meet Mr. Fix, a member of Scotland Yard who mistakes Phineas for a bank robber.
  • The Travelers Meet Aouda

    The Travelers Meet Aouda
    While in Calcutta, the travellers save a young woman named Aouda from being sacrificed. They take Aouda with them to their next destination.
  • The Travelers Arrive in Hong Kong

    The Travelers Arrive in Hong Kong
    Passepartout is separated from the group after Fix confides that he believes that Phineas is a bank robber.
  • The Travelers Arrive in San Francisco

    The Travelers Arrive in San Francisco
    The travellers encounter a number of obstacles, including the kidnapping of Passepartout by Native Americans.
  • The Travelers Arrive in New York

    The Travelers Arrive in New York
    The travellers miss their ship and bribe another ship to take them to Ireland. Fix arrests Phineas.
  • Phineas Arrives Late But Wins the Wager

    Phineas Arrives Late But Wins the Wager
    Phineas seems to lose the wager by arriving 5 minutes late. He asks Aouda to marry him. Passepartout then informs Phineas that he is actually a full day early by crossing the International Date Line. Phineas wins the wager and marries Aouda.