An animated adaptation of the notorious satire comic magazine. The skits include a look at a modern American car factory, the inner workings of a hospital, a spoof of The Godfather (1972), Mad Magazine’s X-Ray vision and Spy vs. Spy.
Inspector Gadget is an animated series that follows the adventures of a powerful but dimwitted cyborg police inspector named Gadget as he investigates the criminal schemes of Dr. Claw and his organization M.A.D. as they fruitlessly attempt to stop him. However, neither side is aware that it is Gadget’s niece Penny and her dog Brain who are truly responsible for thwarting M.A.D.
Inspector Gadget is a parody on the 1960s comedy television series entitled Get Smart, which is a parody on the secret agent genre, namely James Bond, and follows the adventures of a powerful but dimwitted special agent 86 by the name of Maxwell Smart, played by Don Adams, who also voices Inspector Gadget, as he investigates the criminal schemes of the evil organization KAOS as they fruitlessly attempt to stop him. However, neither side is aware that it is Agent 99 who is truly responsible for thwarting KAOS.