Can you change the title of "Bring It on Again" as "Bring It On Again"?

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Can you change the title of "Bring It on Again" as "Bring It On Again"? Because it is originally "Bring It On Again".

Resource: https://www.uphe.com/movies/bring-it-on-again

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Doğukan

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Jeorj Euler

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Hi, Doğukan. Could you maybe post a screenshot of the title card as it appears in the original release of the movie? We can then work from there.
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This site has two screen grabs of the title screen, but the title is in all-caps, so it doesn't really help.

http://www.filmsite.org/titles-2004.html
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Hi, Peter. That's actually exactly what I wanted to confirm. Because it is in all capital letters, we shall conform to English title capitalization rules.
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This is an interesting case.  The capitalization rules are located at https://help.imdb.com/article/contribution/titles/title-formatting/G56U5ERK7YY47CQB

The "On" in https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0204946/ is capitalized because it is the last word in the title. Meanwhile over on https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0334965/ it is not the last word so the lowercase "on" rules kick-in, however, from Peter's link to the screengrabs, the "Again" is actually a subtitle which needs to be separated by a colon.  We will therefore change this title to "Bring It On: Again (2004)"
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Okay.
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Doğukan

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Thanks for editing but it is not written as Bring It On: Again at official Universal Studios site. So it should be "Bring It On Again"
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Jeorj Euler

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Doğukan, IMDb goes by the on-screen title, but with the ancillary practice of using a colon to separate the collection/parent title from the subtitle, which are often separated across lines (by "carriage return line feed") or across film/video frames. Hyphens also serve a special purpose, as related to separating installment numbers from installment titles. So, for example, original title of the fifth Episode (and second-released) of the Star Wars cinema collection, The Empire Strikes Back, is presented on IMDb as "Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back" rather than "Star Wars Episode V The Empire Strikes Back". The delimiters (the punctuation) is helpful for interpreting a title.
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Thanks, but all that matters is what is on the on-screen title card.  From: https://help.imdb.com/article/contribution/titles/title-formatting/G56U5ERK7YY47CQB
We use the original title of a movie/show in its original language as it appears on screen (on the title card) in the opening credits. 
and also:

    Subtitles
  • Subtitles are separated from the main title with a colon for English titles and a '-' for German titles IF the title on the 'film' uses no separator. Other languages are not (yet) standardized. If the title on the 'film' already uses a separator it is used.
  • A subtitle can be identified by either appearing on a separate screen from the main title, or being in a significantly smaller font.
  • When there are 2 or more subtitles following each other use alternatively : and - unless the title card has its own.
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On a related note, there is the matter of the styling of the titling of Star Trek Into Darkness and Star Trek Beyond. On Wikipedia, the editors there decided to make an exception to the somewhat strict Manual of Style there, thus both omitting a colon before "Into Darkness" and keeping the "into" capitalized. Unlike Wikipedia, IMDb doesn't have a strict uniform rule concerning four-letter-long prepositions that appear in English language titles, so the prepositions "from" and "with" stay lowercase, whereas the prepositions "upon", "into" and "till" can be capitalized. Wikipedians also had a big discussion about the styling of the titling of From Dusk till Dawn, and decided that "till" (short for "until" and long for "til") should be in lowercase.