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What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.
Inspector Gadget teaches viewers about the history, geography and culture of countries around the world.
Learning about the world around us brings us closer together. We're not as different as we think.
Positive Role Models
Inspector Gadget shows enthusiasm for other countries and cultures. His teaching can inspire young viewers to appreciate other cultures.
In live-action clips, people representing the cultures of the featured locations are portrayed.
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Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that Inspector Gadget's Field Trip is a spin-off of the 1980's classic cartoon, Inspector Gadget. It's a travel experience for kids where Inspector Gadget (voiced by Don Adams) teaches the histories, geographies, and cultures of countries across the world like France, Greece and China and US states like Virginia, Florida, and Hawaii. With typical Inspector Gadget humor and catch-phrases like "Go, go, Gadget Copter!" everyone's favorite cartoon detective brings the world into kids' homes.
Is It Any Good?
Inspector Gadget makes world travel fun and easy in this educational show. Inspector Gadget's Field Trip is an engaging way for children to learn about the world. There's so much information packed into each episode, along with Inspector Gadget's jokes and gizmos that bring joy to learning. There is a lot of talking, however, which could make the youngest viewers tune out. Parents who grew up on Inspector Gadget will enjoy watching with their kids -- even with the lower screen resolution of this 90's throwback.
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