Five Weeks in a Balloon
Based On:Five Weeks in a Balloon by Jules Verne
Directed By:Irwin Allen
Released:August 22, 1962
Runtime:101 minutes
Country:United States

Five Weeks in a Balloon is a 1962 steampunk film based on the novel Five Weeks in a Balloon by Jules Verne.


Professor Fergusson plans to make aviation history by making his way across Africa by balloon. He plans to claim uncharted territories in West Africa as proof of his inventions worth. He must race against a group of slavers who seek to claim the same territory.

Steampunk InfluencesEdit

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