They Call Me Jeeg (Lo chiamavano Jeeg Robot) Reviews

December 8, 2018
What superhero cinema really needs is a little weirdness; some unpredictability... and Italy has heard the call and responded with They Call Me Jeeg Robot.
June 13, 2017
The characters' imaginations have been fed by the same pop culture that feeds ours; everyone acts the roles of the people they would like to be, but we see the cracks in the façades. Those cracks fuel the tensions of the film.
May 4, 2017
Should you fancy a different but still hopeful take on the origin story there's much to enjoy.
March 20, 2017
Equal parts campy pulp and gritty crime drama, Jeeg pulls the unusual combo off well, regularly dipping toes into very dark waters while always maintaining a deviant sense of humor.
March 16, 2017
Though not the most sure-footed of superhero entries, as an offbeat perspective on the genre, "They Call Me Jeeg" merits an enthusiast's look.
March 14, 2017
Comfortable with sleaze but a far cry from being Italy's answer to Deadpool, the pic isn't funny or daring enough to make much of an entry into a spandex-saturated American market.
March 14, 2017
Italy finally gets its own superhero, and the results are surprisingly gritty and thoroughly enjoyable.
January 5, 2017
It's hard to know how seriously to take the overlong tale's critique of mob corruption in government. There are many good popcorn moments, though, all done on the cheap.
December 12, 2016
Despite being a little heavy and disjointed, this is irreverent, mad-cap fun.
August 26, 2016
despite all these storytelling modes, at base the film has little of substance to say - and, at nearly two hours, takes far too long to say it.