Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) (3.5/4)

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

In 1969, after burning most of his henchmen, Dr. Evil sets a trap for Austin Powers, but freezes himself so Austin won't catch him. Austin then volunteers to be frozen in case Dr. Evil shows up again. 30 years later, Dr. Evil wakes up in Nevada and steals a nuclear weapon and holds the world hostage for 1 million dollars. Sorry, 100 billion dollars. Austin is woken up to stop Dr. Evil but gets Vanessa Kensington, his ex-partner's daughter and goes to Vegas to look for Evil, but finds out there is no longer any free love in the 90's, or Swinging.

Directed by: Jay Roach
The cast includes: Mike Myers (Austin Powers/Dr. Evil), Elizabeth Hurley (Vanessa Kensington), Michael York (Basil Exposition), Mimi Rogers (Mrs. Kensington), Robert Wagner (Number Two), Seth Green (Scott Evil), Mindy Sterling (Frau Farbissina)
MPAA rating: , Running time: 90 minutes
Presented in: Color
Related titles: Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Related categories: Campy, Spy vs. Spy, Time Travel, Other Dimensions, and Alternate Realities

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