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Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

1999 film by Jay Roach

Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me is a 1999 American comedy spy movie. It was directed by Jay Roach and was produced by Jan Blenkin, John S. Lyons, Eric McLeod, Demi Moore, and Mike Myers. Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me was released on June 11, 1999. The title of the movie is a play on the 1977 James Bond movie The Spy Who Loved Me. It is the second movie in the Austin Powers series. It is the sequel to the 1997 movie Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery. A sequel was released in 2002 titled Austin Powers in Goldmember.

Austin Powers:
The Spy Who Shagged Me
Directed byJay Roach
Produced byJan Blenkin
John S. Lyons
Eric McLeod
Demi Moore
Mike Myers
Written byMike Myers
Michael McCullers
StarringMike Myers
Heather Graham
Michael York
Robert Wagner
Seth Green
Mindy Sterling
Rob Lowe
Elizabeth Hurley
Music byGeorge S. Clinton
CinematographyPeter Deming
Edited byDebra Neil-Fisher
Jon Poll
Production
company
Eric's Boy
Moving Pictures
Team Todd
Distributed byNew Line Cinema
Release date
June 11, 1999
Running time
95 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
German
Budget$33 million[1]
Box office$312,016,858[1]

The movie gained mixed reviews from critics and holds a 51% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.[2] The movie gained around US$310 million in worldwide ticket sales.[1] The movie was nominated for an Academy Award in the category of Best Makeup at the 72nd Academy Awards but it lost to Topsy-Turvy.[3]

PlotEdit

The setting is London, England. This is a action movie with comedy. Austin Powers (Mike Myers) is a British man trying to save the world from Dr. Evil (Verne Troyer). He is a spy for the government but he finds it difficult to save the world from Dr. Evil.

Many characters use British English.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2015-1-22. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2015-1-22. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me - Awards". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2015-1-22. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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