FantasticFest is the largest genre film festival in the U.S., specializing in horror, fantasy, sci-fi, and action movies from all around the world. Here's a list of some of our favorite movies at FantasticFest.
We've got gadgets galore as the good inspector gets caught up in a plot to steal Metro City's priceless new attraction- a prehistoric giant flying lizard egg ready to hatch at any moment! ... See full summary »
We're in for some merry mishaps when Inspector Gadget Saves Christmas. That bionic bonehead is off to the North Pole to stop Dr. Claw from taking over Santa's elves and workshop. ... See full summary »
Gadget (again voiced by Maurice Lamarche) is now a lieutenant, and a member of an organization called "WOMP" (World Organization of Mega Powers). He is aided in his work by Penny (who is ... See full summary »
Inspector Gadget is on Home Video! Three adventures that show him outwitting the Great Wambini and his dimwitted assistant, The Lesser Wambini, in a M.A.D magic show and in kidnapping the ... See full summary »
On the outskirts of Riverton, "The Safest City in America", a pensive Inspector Gadget sits in his Gadgetmobile, along with his canine companion, Brain. Gadget is back on the job, on stakeout, but he is concerned that everything is too quiet in Riverton. He has a very simple, rational answer to this; " it's always the most quiet just before criminals strike". Evil must be afoot. In a moment of overzealous crime fighting Gadget arrests an elderly women for wreckless driving, but not without incident. In his effort to make the arrest Gadget's many crime fighting "accessories" go wildly astray. It's time to report back to headquarters for a checkup. Baxter, the "Q" of the Police Department, delivers the prognosis - as he is a prototype things are bound to have some glitches. The remedy is close at hand. But, before Baxter can tell of his new "top secret", Gadget is confronted by a furious Chief Quimby. The little old lady arrested earlier for wreckless driving turns out to be Quimby's ... Written by
The red light located on claws claw means that he is gaining excitement from something. See more »
When Claw's hearse-limo pulls up to the bluff overlooking Riverton Harbor, we see the driver reach across the dashboard and switch off the ignition key, but the sound of the car's engine had already stopped a second or two earlier. See more »
Care for a smoke, Gadget?
[presses a button on his remote-control device, opening four smoke-ports on the truck's rear bumper and sending thick clouds of bright pink smoke billowing out]
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The original Inspector Gadget movie stank. Sorry, but it did. This version was way better. IG2 was significantly better. French Stewart was much more appropriate for the role than Matthew Broderick (who was also badly miscast in the latest Music Man.)
IG1 gets 3/10 IG2 gets 6/10
My 7 year old daughter particularly enjoyed it, and both my daughters (7 and 3) were dancing at the credit song "Up Up Up".
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