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THAT HURTS, BABY

The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) has denied New Line Cinema's appeal to use the title Austin Powers in Goldmember. MGM/UA, the Hollywood studio behind the James Bond flicks, petitioned the MPAA to ban the title, which parodies its 1964 007 pic Goldfinger. No word on what the third Austin Powers movie will now be called.

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The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) has denied New Line Cinema's appeal to use the title Austin Powers in Goldmember. MGM/UA, the Hollywood studio behind the James Bond flicks, petitioned the MPAA to ban the title, which parodies its 1964 007 pic Goldfinger. No word on what the third Austin Powers movie will now be called.