|The Fabulous World of Jules Verne|
|Based On:||Facing the Flag by Jules Verne|
|Directed By:||Karel Zeman|
June 28, 1961 (US)
The Fabulous World of Jules Verne (Czech: Vynález Zkázy, literally "A Deadly Invention") is a 1958 Czechoslovak film based on Jules Verne's novel Facing the Flag from 1896. It has also been released under the novel's title.
The film is a ground-breaking work in the genre of stop motion animation photography. It relies heavily on animated special effects and has a visual style similar to the original illustrations of Verne's book.