The Austin Powers series is one funny and incredibly charming movie, and two dreadful movies.

by MATT STOKES | FEBRUARY 2, 2018

The discussion of Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery starts at 08:33.
The discussion of Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me starts at 28:12.
The discussion of Austin Powers In Goldmember starts at 39:45.

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Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery

Director: Jay Roach

Cast:
Austin Powers: Mike Myers
Dr. Evil: Mike Myers
Vanessa Kensington: Elizabeth Hurley
Scott Evil: Seth Green
Basil Exposition: Michael York
Number Two: Robert Wagner
Frau Farbissina: Mindy Sterling
Mrs. Kensington: Mimi Rogers

Released: May 2, 1997

Domestic Box Office: $53.9 million

70%

7.0/10

Verdict?

Laci says…

Matt says…

Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

Director: Jay Roach

Cast:
Dr. Evil: Mike Myers
Austin Powers: Mike Myers
Felicity Shagwell: Heather Graham
Mini-Me: Verne Troyer
Fat Bastard: Mike Myers
Scott Evil: Seth Green
Frau Farbissina: Mindy Sterling
Basil Exposition: Michael York
Young Number Two: Rob Lowe


Released: June 11, 1999

Domestic Box Office: $206 million

51%

6.6/10

Verdict?

Laci says…

Matt says…

Austin Powers In Goldmember

Director: Jay Roach

Cast:
Dr. Evil: Mike Myers
Austin Powers: Mike Myers
Foxy Cleopatra: Beyoncé Knowles
Mini-Me: Verne Troyer
Scott Evil: Seth Green
Goldmember: Mike Myers
Nigel Powers: Michael Caine
Frau Farbissina: Mindy Sterling
Basil Exposition: Michael York
Number Two: Robert Wagner
Number Three: Fred Savage
Fat Bastard: Mike Myers


Released: July 26, 2002

Domestic Box Office: $213.3 million

54%

6.2/10

Verdict?

Laci says…

Matt says…

What other movies have we been reconsidering? 

Godfather 3 is a fascinating movie that should never have been made

The Godfather, part III (1990) | Directed by Francis Ford Coppola | Starring Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, Talia Shire

Nobody actually thinks Godfather 2 is better than Godfather 1

The Godfather, part II (1974) | Directed by Francis Ford Coppola | Starring Al Pacino, Robert DeNiro, Robert Duvall

The Godfather’s one nice fella

The Godfather (1972) | Directed by Francis Ford Coppola | Starring Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall

Little Nicky is the best  Adam Sandler movie (which is not saying much).

Little Nicky (2000) | Directed by Steven Brill | Starring Adam Sandler, Harvey Keitel, Patricia Arquette

Is anyone else driven insane by the gibberish fake language in Slums Of Beverly Hills? (otherwise: good movie)

Slums Of Beverly HIlls (1998) | Directed by Tamara Jenkins | Starring Natasha Lyonne, Alan Arkin, Marisa Tomei

OMG I heart Thanos!

Avengers: Infinity War (2018) | Directed by Anthony & Joe Russo | Starring a lot of people

Nacho Libre makes Napoleon Dynamite look like a masterpiece

Nacho Libre (2006) | Directed by Jared Hess | Starring Jack Black, Héctor Jiménez, Ana de la Reguera

A League Of Their Own hits all the right sports movie cliches

A League Of Their Own (1992) | Directed by Penny Marshall | Starring Geena Davis, Tom Hanks, Lori Petty

City Lights is a silent movie gateway drug

City Lights (1931) | Directed by Charlie Chaplin | Starring Charlie Chaplin, Virginia Cherrill, Harry Myers

Corky Romano has a 6% on Rotten Tomatoes, but it deserves at least twice that

Corky Romano (2001) | Directed by Rob Pritts | Starring Chris Kattan, Vinessa Shaw, Matthew Glave