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Around the World with Willy Fog 

La vuelta al mundo de Willy Fog (original title)
A furry version of Jules Verne's classic adventure story of the challenge to circumnavigate around the globe in 80 days.
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Series cast summary:
Banjô Ginga ...
 Fog (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Ichirô Nagai ...
 Dix (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Ken'ichi Ogata ...
 Bully (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Gregory Snegoff ...
 Inspector Dix / ... (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Kei Tomiyama ...
 Rigadon (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Tom Wyner ...
 Armstrong / ... (26 episodes, 1981-1984)
Theodore Lehmann ...
 Narrator (22 episodes, 1981-1983)
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A furry version of Jules Verne's classic adventure story of the challenge to circumnavigate around the globe in 80 days.

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4 January 1984 (Spain)  »

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In 2008, the series spawned a live-action theatrical musical show in Spain to celebrate its 25th anniversary. The musical ran twice a day in the Teatro Häagen-Dazs Calderón in Madrid from October 2008; although originally intended only to run until the end of the year, the show's success saw its run extended first until early February 2009, after which it proved so successful that it went on tour around the country until the end of the year. See more »

Quotes

[English theme song]
Fog: Fogg, I'm the one who made the bet, and I know we'll be exactly right on time! Fogg is my name and I could play with my life in many ways, that's what they say!
Rigodon: Here I am! I'm Rigadon!
Tico: I'm Tico, the mascot!
Romy: It's my turn, the gentle touch / I'm Romy, they love me so much!
Fog: Hey, now the story must go on, 'cause a lot of time has gone, we must be ready to go away!
Chorus: Eighty days around the world / We'll find the pot of gold / just sitting where the rainbow's ending! / Time, we'll ...
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In the opening credits Iberia the Spanish airline is given thanks. See more »

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Version of Puss in Boots (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

Futari no Tokei
(Japanese ending song)
Music by Izumi Kobayashi
Arrangements by Fumitaka Anzai
Lyrics by Akira Ito
Performed by Keiko Han
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One of my favorite cartoons
25 August 2006 | by (France) – See all my reviews

This cartoon is one of my favorite one. I saw it when a child at the Spanish TV in the eighties. Of course, it is adapted from Jules Verne's novel with animals. Phileas Fog is a lion, his wife a nice female cat and so on. But the adaptation introduces new characters and in particular a gangster who will follow Willy Fog (Phileas Fog) to make him fail in his mission. We also find a new character as a little mouse, who is Rigodon's friend (Rigodon is Passe-Partout in the novel). This makes the cartoon even more interesting than the original novel. Indeed, when I read the book I was highly disappointed! Jules Verne should have seen the cartoon before writing his book. Moreover, the cartoon also introduces very nice songs during all the series. I heard these songs and the emotion is still the same.


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