Saul Bass Around the world in eighty days 1956 title sequence Main-on-end title sequence
1956

Around the world in eighty days

Directed by: 
Michael Anderson
Starring: 
Cantinflas, David Niven, Shirley MacLaine, Frank Sinatra, Marlene Dietrich
Country: 
USA
Title design: 
Saul Bass

The main-on-end title sequence Saul Bass created for Around the world in eighty days were the longest and most expensive credits ever made, at the time. They cost $65,000.

Saul Bass Around the world in eighty days collage

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