PG-13 | | Adventure, Comedy
A 1960s secret agent is brought out of cryofreeze to oppose his greatest enemy in the 1990s, where his social attitudes are glaringly out of place.
Austin Powers is primarily a parody of the James Bond film franchise, Elizabeth Hurley (Vanessa) hosted a documentary on the James Bond film franchise in The World of James Bond (1995).
Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to my underground lair. I have gathered here before me the world's deadliest assassins, and yet each of you has failed to kill Austin Powers. That makes me angry. And when Dr. Evil gets angry, Mr. Bigglesworth gets ...
When Alotta Fajina first sees Austin in her penthouse, he is sitting with his arm resting on the arm of the chair. It cuts to a close-up while he is talking to her, and his arm is resting at his side.
The final credits include scenes of a photo shoot with Austin Powers, as well as a music video of the song 'BBC' by Ming Tea.
Making things even more complicated, there now appears to have been two different versions broadcast on TBS - one with the differences noted above, using the character name "Alotta Cleavaga", and other televised version with the above differences, but with the "Alotta Fagina" name intact.
$9,548,111 4 May 1997