Nebbish rent-a-cop John Brown clings to life after he's mangled in an explosion perpetrated by the iniquitous Dr. Claw. But robotics expert Brenda Bradford comes to his rescue and replaces his limbs with a cornucopia of gadgets. Transformed into crime-fighting machine, the newly-created Inspector Gadget vows revenge -- and he'll Show more... need all his mettle -- and metal -- to bring down Dr. Claw.
Tom Maurstad The best thing about Inspector Gadget is that it's only 75 minutes long.
Desson Thomson Exceptionally pleasant, and there's just enough humor to make it enjoyable for adults.
Joe Leydon Inspector Gadget is a joyless and charmless disaster!
Mark Caro The movie feels like a demonstration reel for toys, action figures and future DisneyQuest installations.
Moira MacDonald A mere sketch of a film!
Cody Clark Inspector Gadget is the longest 80-minute movie ever made!
Jeff Millar Plenty of chuckles!
Sean Means There's nothing like watching actors fighting their way out of a movie they know is crap.
Jonathan Foreman It has going for it a lot of expensive-looking special effects, but little in the way of wit or excitement.
Keith Simanton If 700 monkeys typed for 700 years, one of them would come up with Hamlet. Give them a week, and six would come up with Inspector Gadget.
Jay Boyar Gizmos and villains are delightful!
Glenn Lovell A scrap heap of jokes and sight gags lifted from half a dozen super-sleuth spoofs.
Steven Rosen This is the worst live-action Disney feature since 1997's That Darn Cat remake!